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On Migrant Bus From Texas
to Chicago, a 'Tragic Situation'
Aug 12, 2023 7:45 AM CDT
On Migrant Bus From Texas to Chicago, a 'Tragic Situation'
3-year-old dies after health issues during trip, part of Texas Gov. Greg Abbott's Operation Lone Star
- A 3-year-old traveling on a bus of asylum-seekers headed from Texas to Chicago died before reaching that destination. ABC News reports that confirmation of the child's death came via a spokesperson for the Illinois Department of Public Health, who noted the agency is working with local and state law...
First Day of School Is
Aug 10, 2023 11:35 AM CDT
In Louisville, First Day of School Is 'Transportation Disaster'
Last Jefferson County Public Schools students were dropped off at 9:58pm
- For some students in Kentucky's biggest school district, the first day of school turned out to be the first night of school, too. Issues with school buses on Wednesday meant the final bus riders weren't dropped off until 9:58pm, said a rep for Jefferson County Public Schools—...
Into the Wild
Can Now Be
Oct 12, 2021 4:36 PM CDT
Into the Wild
Bus Can Now Be Viewed Safely
As it undergoes preservation work at the University of Alaska Fairbanks
The abandoned bus made famous in
Into the Wild
can now safely be viewed at the University of Alaska Fairbanks while it undergoes preservation work. The bus was moved to the university’s engineering facility last week while it's being prepared for outdoor display at the Museum of...
Late-Night Bus Ride
Turns Terrifying in NYC
Jan 15, 2021 7:00 AM CST
Late-Night Bus Ride Turns Terrifying in NYC
9 injured after MTA vehicle plunged 50 feet off overpass toward Cross Bronx Expressway
- It was supposed to make a left, but instead, the bus went over a bridge. The
New York Daily News
reports on Thursday's frightening crash at around 11pm in the Bronx borough of New York City, when an MTA bus smashed through the barriers of an overpass and fell...
Passengers Told Him to Stop
Coughing. Then, the Attack
Apr 18, 2020 12:00 PM CDT
Passengers Told Him to Stop Coughing. Then, the Attack
A 70-year-old is assaulted in Baltimore
- A 72-year-old man was assaulted after coughing up a storm last month on an East Baltimore bus, Fox Baltimore reports. Authorities say two female passengers told him to stop but the man said he couldn't, and an argument erupted involving another male passenger—who warned the victim to "...
Allure of 'Magic Bus' Causes
Emergency for 5 Tourists
Feb 25, 2020 8:21 AM CST
Allure of 'Magic Bus' Causes Emergency for 5 Tourists
5 Italian hikers rescued near site made famous by 'Into the Wild'
- Five tourists are lucky to be alive after trying to make a frigid trek to an Alaskan site made famous by
Into the Wild
. Tri-Valley Fire Chief Brad Randall tells the
Anchorage Daily News
that Alaska State Troopers and members of the Tri-Valley Fire Department responded on snowmobile to an...
Epic Crash Pits Semi
Against Charter Bus
Nov 17, 2019 1:28 PM CST
Epic Crash Pits Semi Against Charter Bus
Over a dozen people were hospitalized in Virginia accident
- Next on your bus tour: a tractor-trailer hurtling across the roadway. That was the nightmare scenario for a charter bus driver in Virginia early Sunday when a semi lost control and overturned on Interstate 64, WTVR reports. With 20 passengers on board the Silver Lining Tours bus, it struck the...
They Kiss. They
Said No, and
Jun 7, 2019 2:25 PM CDT
Gang Demanded They Kiss. They Said No, and Beating Began
Gay couple says attack took place on London bus
- Police in London have arrested four teenagers after an alleged homophobic attack on two gay women on a public bus, reports the
. The high-profile incident already has drawn the condemnation of some of Britain's biggest public officials. The women say the men harassed them with lewd comments, ordered...
Street Littered With
Bodies After Bus Hijacking
Dec 25, 2018 2:35 PM CST
Street Littered With Bodies After Bus Hijacking
It's a terrifying scene.
- A hijacker with a knife drove a bus into pedestrians Tuesday in a southeastern Chinese city before being captured, police said. At least five people were reportedly killed. Another 21 people were injured in the afternoon attack in Longyan in Fujian province, south of Shanghai, according to a police statement....
Greyhound Passenger Saves
Bus: 'I Didn't Want to Die'
Nov 10, 2018 6:00 AM CST
Greyhound Passenger Saves Bus: 'I Didn't Want to Die'
Driver had medical episode outside Orem, Utah
- "I look up and it was like a video game." That's how Everette Elliott describes to KSTU what he woke up to on Friday morning on the Greyhound bus he was riding. When Elliott went to the front of the swerving bus, which was just outside Orem,...
Bus Driver Passes Out on
N. America's Busiest Highway
Dec 29, 2017 3:00 AM CST
Bus Driver Passes Out on N. America's Busiest Highway
A quick-thinking passenger saves the day
- The stretch of Ontario's Highway 401 that goes through Toronto is believed to be the busiest highway in North America—making it all the more terrifying when the driver of a bus with dozens of passengers on board passed out at the wheel. "There was a bit of...
Couple Gets Married on Same
Bus They Met on 13 Years Ago
Aug 24, 2017 7:30 PM CDT
Couple Gets Married on Same Bus They Met on 13 Years Ago
Their wedding was attended by 50 guests and random passengers
- A New York City couple who met on a bus 13 years ago have now gotten married on one. Random passengers and 50 guests joined Kara Mullins and Osvaldo "OJ" Jimenez for their wedding on an M14 bus on Sunday, the AP reports. Jimenez told Mullins, "I'm...
Soccer Fans' Mistake Just
Cost Their Own Team $50K
Feb 27, 2017 9:43 AM CST
Soccer Fans' Mistake Just Cost Their Own Team $50K
They thought Crystal Palace bus was rival Middlesbrough's bus, vandalized it
- Fans of a British soccer club in the Premier League may need to take their zeal down a notch after an incident over the weekend that reportedly ended up costing their own team nearly $50,000, reports the
. Crystal Palace devotees determined to make a literal mark on rival...
4 Killed in Crash Involving
Dallas Cowboys Staff Bus
Jul 25, 2016 12:03 AM CDT
4 Killed in Crash Involving Dallas Cowboys Staff Bus
No players on board, team says
- A bus carrying Dallas Cowboys staffers but no players collided with a van Sunday on an Arizona highway, killing four people in the van, authorities say. The bus occupants emerged uninjured from the crash, an Arizona Department of Public Safety spokesman says. "All on the bus came through OK...
Get WiFi, Coffee,
—on the Bus
Mar 22, 2015 6:00 AM CDT
SF Commuters Get WiFi, Coffee, Pressed Juices —on the Bus
Leap luxury service features app that tracks available seats
- WiFi. USB plugs. Bluetooth check-in. Pressed juices and Blue Bottle Coffee. A hipster café? Nope, it's just a commute to work for riders of San Francisco's new Leap bus, the
San Francisco Chronicle
reports. An app keeps riders updated as to where the bus is and how...
2 Kids, Adult Killed When
Buses Collide in Knoxville
Dec 2, 2014 6:15 PM CST
2 Kids, Adult Killed When Buses Collide in Knoxville
Knoxville accident 'is unspeakable tragedy,' official says
- Two buses bringing children home from school collided on a Tennessee highway this afternoon, killing two students and an adult and injuring another 23 people. Police did not immediately say what caused the crash, which sent one of the buses onto its side. The children killed were in third grade...
Poop Bus Fueled by
Human Waste Hits the Road
Nov 21, 2014 2:17 PM CST
Poop Bus Fueled by Human Waste Hits the Road
5 years of your waste produces the gas needed to fill bus's tank once
- Move over, poop cruise . There's a new poop-related form of transport on the road, and this one is more neat than nasty. A "Bio-Bus" that runs solely on the biomethane gas generated by treated waste (of the food and human variety) is up and running as of this...
Teen Stands Up on
Jul 13, 2014 11:59 AM CDT
Teen Stands Up on Double-Decker Bus, Dies
16-year-old hits head on highway overpass
- Kids, don't screw around on double-decker buses. A California teen died yesterday, two days after hitting a highway overpass while standing on the top floor of an open-air double-decker bus, the
reports. The boy, identified as 16-year-old Mason Zisette, was one of about 45 passengers on a...
Crash Kills 1,
Jul 13, 2014 9:00 AM CDT
Greyhound Bus Crash Kills 1, Injures 18
Bus collides with car on Indiana highway
- Authorities say a Greyhound bus and car collided on a highway near Indiana's border with Ohio, killing one person and injuring at least 18 others. A Wayne County spokesman says the accident happened this morning on interstate 70 near Richmond, which is about 70 miles east of Indianapolis.
Cops: On-Duty Bus Driver
Ferried $3M in Drugs
Apr 24, 2014 4:04 PM CDT
Cops: On-Duty Bus Driver Ferried $3M in Drugs
Bronx man gets caught in federal sting
- Passengers aboard a Bronx city bus last week might have been surprised to learn that a major drug deal was taking place in front of them. And as the
reports, it was the driver himself who ended up in handcuffs. The tale of the unusual bust involving 8...
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