Nearly 50 people were injured on Friday when two commuter trains collided during evening rush hour near the Connecticut town of Fairfield, shutting down Amtrak service between New York and Boston indefinitely, police and transit officials said.
A male student went on a stabbing spree at a community college in northwest Houston on Tuesday, injuring at least 14 people, two of them critically, Harris County Sheriff Adrian Garcia said. The campus was sealed off.
Firefighters and police officers arrived on the scene of a ferry crash in Manhattan this morning to find 57 injured commuters, with 2 in critical condition. Coast Guard records indicate two prior crashes with this same vessel.