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3 dead, 2 injured after Amtrak train crashes into car at California crossing

Three people were killed and two others injured after an Amtrak train crashed into a vehicle obstructing rail tracks near Brentwood, California, on Sunday, officials said. The East Contra Costa County Fire Protection District said the incident was reported at around 1 p.m. after a car carrying five people was struck by a train while attempting to cross the tracks at an unprotected railroad crossing.
Motley Fool

Here's How to Realistically Factor Social Security Into Your Retirement Plan

Many people overestimate the buying power Social Security will give them in retirement. Here's the amount of income you can reasonably expect from your benefits. You’re reading a free article with opinions that may differ from The Motley Fool’s Premium Investing Services. Become a Motley Fool member today to get instant access to our top analyst recommendations, in-depth research, investing resources, and more. Learn More.
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4 Stocks Warren Buffett Has Owned for at Least 21 Years

One of Buffett's keys to success is holding stakes in great businesses for a long time. These four stocks have been continuous holdings for between 21 and 34 years. You’re reading a free article with opinions that may differ from The Motley Fool’s Premium Investing Services. Become a Motley Fool member today to get instant access to our top analyst recommendations, in-depth research, investing resources, and more. Learn More.

AAA: Michigan gas prices continue downward trend

DEARBORN Mich- Continuing to move in a downward direction from a unprecedented stretch of record prices at the pump, Gas prices in Michigan are down 11 cents from a week ago. Michigan drivers are now paying an average of $5.06 per gallon for regular unleaded. This price is 50 cents more than this time last month and $1.95 more than this time last year.

Low humidity, cooler temperatures for Green Country

TULSA, Okla. (KTUL) — We start this week in a GREAT place with cooler temperatures and lower humidity readings. The winds continue to come from the northeast, and it will feel wonderful today. The seasonal average for today is 90 degrees, and we are expecting highs in the low...

Four car crash in Gates, no word yet on possible injuries

ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WHEC) — Gates police responded to a crash involving four cars around 11 p.m. on Sunday on Bellwood Drive. Police had to shut down the area for quite some time because of the damage. Theirs is no word yet from Gates police about possible injuries or tickets...

Melatonin overdoses on the rise for young kids, officials say

CHARLOTTE — As more people have trouble dozing off at night, melatonin supplements have become more popular than ever to help people get to sleep. The rise in people using the sleep aid has also led to a noticeable spike in children overdosing on the supplement, according to local poison control centers.

Meet the Republican candidates for Maryland governor: Kelly Schulz

This interview is part of a series of interviews with the Democratic and Republican candidates for Maryland governor in 2022. In these interviews, WTOP asked all the candidates the same or similar questions on education, public safety and crime, jobs and the economy, and transportation. The Maryland primary is July 19.

Crozer’s parent company to receive $450K from financially distressed school district

Got a question about life in Philly’s suburbs? Our suburban reporters want to hear from you! Ask us a question or send an idea for a story you think we should cover. Prospect Medical Holdings, the parent company of Crozer Health, is set to receive a $450,000 settlement from the Chester Upland School District (CUSD) stemming from a 2018 legal dispute over property taxes.

Memorial Health seeing increase in COVID positive patients

SAVANNAH, Ga. (WTOC) - Over the course of the pandemic, we’ve seen COVID case numbers typically increase after holidays. As we’re now a week removed from the Father’s Day, Juneteenth double holiday, and a week away from July 4th, leaders at Memorial Health in Savannah say they are seeing an uptick in COVID-related hospitalizations.

'Fan Drive' provides heat relief for seniors

MIDLAND, Texas — Living in Texas, we do all we can to beat the heat and keeping people cool especially our seniors, is important. "With folks our age its just uncomfortable at times but our homebound elderly it can not only be uncomfortable but extremely dangerous," said John Moesch who is on the board for Senior Life Midland.
Wake Up Wyoming

What The Court Decision On Abortion Means For Wyoming

Lets clean up a few words and terms first so we have a clear understanding of what the Supreme Court decision on abortion is really all about, and what it means for Wyoming. Abortion is NOT illegal in America. It just depends on which state you live in. News outlets...

Norway: Suspect in deadly Pride shooting agrees to custody

The suspect in Saturday’s mass shooting during an LGBTQ festival in Oslo has agreed to be held in pretrial custody for four weeks and will therefore not appear in court on Monday, a Norwegian court said. Zaniar Matapour, a 42-year-old Norwegian citizen originally from Iran, was arrested shortly after...