Police came across a sight no one expects on a highway

Police dashcam footage almost always turns out to be interesting, and this tape from down under is no exception to the rule. Queensland police responded to a call reporting that a Holden Rodeo was cruising down the road towing a trailer. The whole situation would seem painfully dull, if it wasn’t for the fact that the…

In another scary Amtrak incident, a train comes apart at over 100 miles per hour

A northbound Amtrak Acela train traveling from Washington D.C. to Boston, MA came apart just north of Havre de Grace, Md. this morning, according to CBS News. The train, Amtrak train 2150, was reportedly traveling over 100 miles per hour on the high-speed Northeast Corridor when two cars of the semi-permanently coupled trainset came apart, according…

73-year-old man killed, firefighter injured in 3-alarm house blaze

A 73-year-old man was found dead Wednesday after a three-alarm fire ripped through his Ridgefield Park home, authorities said. The fire broke out about 12:45 a.m. in a single-family home in the 100 block of Brinkerhoff Street, according to police. The man, who was active in his local church, was found dead when firefighters searched the…

NJ Transit and Trump hit on rail safety in wake of deadly Hoboken crash

WASHINGTON -- In blaming an engineer's fatigue brought on by undiagnosed obstructive sleep apnea for the fatal crash of a NJ Transit train in Hoboken, the National Transportation Safety Board outlined its own problems with the commuter railroad, which Gov. Phil Murphy has called a "national disgrace." "In the NJ Transit situation, we found that they…