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Lac Megantic explosions

The rapid rise in rail shipments of oil means the odds are good Canada’s railroads will suffer more disasters like Lac-Megantic
The families of eight of the 47 victims of the train derailment and explosions in Lac-MĂ©gantic, Que., are still waiting for
The railway company involved in the Lac-MĂ©gantic disaster has been given the go-ahead to resume its operations in Canada
Montreal, Maine & Atlantic's bankruptcy filing on Wednesday, sparked anger online with many saying the company was trying
The popular local bar was incinerated in the train derailment and ensuing explosions. Many of the 47 people who died in the
The Rail World Inc., the company involved with the Lac-Megantic derailment, could use a lesson or two in public relations. It took company president Ed Burkhardt four days to get himself to Lac-Megantic, and he spent those days casting blame on the town's fire department and making bad jokes about having to wear a bulletproof vest whenever he did visit. A company's priority should be to take a respectful tone while providing a frank and honest assessment of its own role in an incident. That's not only the right and decent thing to do, it also happens to be a good business decision. It's a lesson Ed Burkhardt may be learning the hard way.
It belonged to Andrée-Anne Sévigny, his girlfriend, who was working as a waitress at the Musi-Café bar in Lac-Mégantic, Que
The destruction in Lac Megantic is perhaps most striking in photos taken from above. Disaster struck the Quebec town early