Sun June 2, 2013

Aspen Joins Denver, Boulder With Bike Share Program

Now you can cruise downtown Aspen on a bike, shown here in August of 2010.
Credit Daniel Case / Wikimedia Commons


Fri May 31, 2013
The Two-Way

Video Shows Truck's Cab Crossing Tracks, Just Before Train

Originally published on Fri May 31, 2013 11:00 am

A still image from a video posted by Eastern Truck and Trailer captures a moment just before a commercial truck's trailer was struck by a freight train Tuesday.
ETT Corp/YouTube


Tue May 28, 2013
The Two-Way

VIDEO: Derailment Near Baltimore Causes Huge Explosion

Originally published on Fri May 31, 2013 11:00 am

Mark Paugh carries his 15-month-old son Ryan as they watch smoke from a train derailment in White Marsh, Md. on Tuesday.
Charles Dharapak AP

The good news first: No deaths have been reported in a train derailment near Baltimore, Md., this afternoon.

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Sat May 25, 2013
The Two-Way

Missouri Train Collision Injures 7, Collapses Overpass

Two freight trains collided in Scott County, Mo., early Saturday morning, leaving seven injured and collapsing an overpass.

KMOV-TV reports:

"Scott County Sheriff Rick Walter says a Union Pacific train t-boned a Burlington Northern train that had just made it through an intersection.

"The collision caused one of the trains to derail and hit a pillar under the overpass causing it to collapse. At least a dozen train cars derailed.

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Fri May 24, 2013

Trail Ridge Road & Independence Pass Open For Summer

Trail Ridge Road. August 2010
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