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    One Dead, Scores Injured in Hoboken Train Crash

    It’s dangerous to be behind the times. A commuter train carrying 250 passengers slammed into a railway terminal yesterday morning, injuring more than 100 people but killing only one, a woman thought to have been hit by falling debris inside the station. The incident was just the latest in a series of high-profile train crashes in the U.S. over the last several years, highlighting the lack of modernization and safety features that have plagued passenger rail companies even as mass transit gains steam in American cities.

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