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NEW YORK TRAIN CRASH

Lawmakers call for railway safety funding

Friday, February 6, 2015 - 05:50
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Federal regulators have previously raised flags about the prevalence of accidents at road-level rail crossings.

Washington

AS federal investigators examined the charred wreckage of Tuesday's deadly commuter train collision near New York, lawmakers in Washington were calling for new initiatives and money to prevent future tragedies.

US Representative Sean Patrick Maloney, a New York Democrat