A freight train slammed into a parade float carrying wounded veterans on Thursday, killing four people and injuring 17 others as the float drove through a West Texas railroad crossing on its way to an honorary banquet, authorities said.
Investigators say 45-year-old Stephen Dauenhauer was killed when the single engine plane crashed and burned as it was attempting to land at a small airfield near his home. His son and two family friends were seriously hurt.
Federal safety regulators are investigating buses made by Motor Coach Industries Inc. during the past 20 years because the drive shafts could fall out and cause the driver to lose control.
Nissan says it is recalling more than 79,000 vehicles in the U.S. to fix possible gasoline leaks.
A pilot has told investigators that he warned a Dallas-area woman away from the front of the small plane before she walked into the propeller.
Southwest Airlines says four planes being repaired for cracks in their aluminum skin will likely return to service by Saturday.
Southwest Airlines canceled 70 flights nationwide Monday as it continues to inspect a number of older Boeing 737 aircrafts.
An Oklahoma crash that killed ten people, including a Frisco family, was likely caused by an overly-tired big rig driver