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Oil cleanup underway at site of train derailment at Heimdal

BISMARCK, N.D. — BNSF Railway crews are removing the remaining oil from tank cars that derailed and caught fire near Heimdal (HYM’-dahl). The six cars that burned after the Wednesday morning wreck were carrying about 180,000 gallons of oil. Officials don’t immediately know how much burned and how much was left in the cars once the fire was out late ...

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Berkshire’s railroad revamps service with billions, fewer cars

NEW YORK – Stung by customer backlash over last winter’s patchy service, Berkshire Hathaway’s BNSF Railways invested billions in shoring up its operations. But in addition to hiring more than 7,000 new workers and spending $5.5 billion on improvements to its 32,500-mile (52,300 kilometer) network, the railway also has done something unexpected: it pulled thousands of rail cars off its ...

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