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Hunt, investors back out of Oncor purchase deal

A Dallas oil family is going back to the drawing board after determining it can’t go forward with its current plan for buying Oncor, the state’s largest electric utility, an attorney for the group told the Texas Public Utility Commission in a Wednesday filing.

NTSB: Engineer in deadly 2015 Philadelphia Amtrak derailment lost track of where he was (+video)

WASHINGTON - Investigators believe that the engineer in a Philadelphia train wreck that killed eight people last year lost track of where he was, opening the throttle because he believed his train already was past the sweeping curve where the derailment occurred.