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Amtrak Train Was Traveling at Twice the Speed Limit When It Derailed, NTSB Says
An Amtrak train that derailed in Philadelphia on Tuesday night, killing at least seven people, was traveling an estimated 106 mph before it crashed, officials said today. The speed limit in the section of track where the accident took place is 50 mph, according to the Federal Railroad
With Rubio in, Others Step out of Florida's Senate Race
Republican Sen. Marco Rubio's decision to run for president set off a scramble to replace him
Marco Rubio, in Reversal, Will Seek Re-Election to Senate
Former Republican presidential candidate Marco Rubio announces he is running for re-election to the Senate, reversing his plans to retire
Vulnerable GOP Senators Side With NRA on Gun Votes
Among the Senate's most vulnerable Republicans, Pennsylvania Sen. Pat Toomey stood firmly with the powerful National Rifle Association on the latest ill-fated attempts at gun control
Marco Rubio Suggests He's Reconsidering Leaving Senate
Sen. Marco Rubio suggests he is reconsidering his plans to leave the Senate at the end of his term this year amid pressure from top Republican leaders to seek re-election in Florida
Florida Senate Candidate Doesn't Apologize for Calling Obama an 'Animal'
A Florida Republican running to replace Sen. Marco Rubio , R-Fla., in the U.S. Senate is not backing down from his comments referring to President Obama as an "animal." Carlos Beruff, a real estate developer, criticized Obama's running of the country and military in an address to Florida
Amtrak Derailment in Philadelphia Leaves 6 Dead
Federal investigators start to search for the cause of the deadly train accident.
Amtrak Train Crash a 'Disastrous Mess,' Philadelphia Mayor Says
Federal investigators will visit the site of an Amtrak crash in northeast Philadelphia this morning, trying to uncover the cause of a train derailment responsible for at least six deaths.
Inside the Derailed Amtrak Train That Crashed Outside Philadelphia
Dozens of the 238 passengers on board the New York City-bound Amtrak train that derailed outside of Philadelphia had to make their way through the flipped cars to get to safety. Video shot by one of the passengers, Philadelphia-based MC Yameen Allworld, an associate of the soul band The Roots,