{FD} Amtrak train derailment victim identified as convicted sex offender

Authorities have identified the third victim who died in an Amtrak train derailment Monday morning in Washington state as a man under federal supervision for a child pornography conviction.

{FD} Amtrak engineer in deadly wreck may have been distracted, official says

Federal investigators are looking into whether the Amtrak engineer operating a train which derailed and killed three people Monday morning in Washington state was distracted by an employee-in-training, an official told The Associated Press.

{FD} Local Washington mayor feared deadly accidents weeks before Amtrak derailment

An Amtrak train carrying more than 70 passengers derailed in Washington state Monday morning during its inaugural ride on a new route, leaving multiple people dead and injured — but a local mayor predicted the high-speed rail plan would end with a deadly accident.

{FD} Navy disciplines aviators over lewd images in the sky

Two U.S. Navy aviators were placed on “probationary” status for six months, but were able to keep their wing insignia after appearing before disciplinary board for drawing lewd images in the sky with their aircraft earlier this month, according to a report.