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Distraught mayor of Lac-Mégantic, Colette Roy-Laroche, stated “The town center is devastated. A number of homes have also been affected.” 'It's terrible. We've never seen anything like it. We have deployed all resources to ensure that we can support our citizens," she said.

(Newswire.net -- July 06, 2013) Calgary, AB -- An...

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Almost all 73 wagons containing crude oil in a catastrophic train derailment in the town of Lac-Megantic, Quebec caught on fire approximately 1:00 A.M Saturday morning. About a thousand were evacuated. The derailment has caused a huge explosion. Massive fire balls and columns of smoke could be seen billowing from the site.

(Newswire.net -- July 06, 2013)...

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Train derailment on the Bonnybrook Bridge in Calgary has now been stabilized. Fears that the cars loaded with a diesel type fuel may fall into the fast moving Bow River have been averted. The rail cars have been secured so that if the bridge were to collapse the cars would be suspended over the swollen river.

(Newswire.net -- June 27, 2013) Calgary, AB...

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4. Calgary Bonnybrook Bridge Train Derailment

on 27/06/2013, 10:46 am

Category : Press Releases

A train carrying petroleum fuel has derailed on Bonnybrook Bridge in Calgary on Thursday at approximately 3:30 a.m. Bonnybook Bridge crosses the swollen Bow River. The bridge is about 7.5 meters above the water with six cars in peril of falling into the river.

(Newswire.net -- June 27, 2013) Calgary, AB -- A train carrying petroleum fuel has derailed on...

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5. President Obama Addresses Climate Change

on 27/06/2013, 10:28 am

Category : Press Releases

President Obama acknowledged that scientists admit that human activity is contributing to global warming and that action is needed to fix the problem. He introduced a new National Climate Action Plan to help keep United States a global leader in climate change.

(Newswire.net -- June 27, 2013) Calgary, AB -- During President Obama’s speech on climate...

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