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Putting the Brakes on Crude Oil Train Regulation

In 2013, a runaway crude oil train derailed and exploded in the center of Lac-Megantic, Quebec, killing 47 people. Similar derailments of crude oil trains occurred in North Dakota in 2013 and Oregon in 2016. Despite federal legislation demanding improved … Continue reading

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“Jackal Stone:” U.S. and Greek Special Forces Train to Respond to ISIS Hijacking of Cruise Ship

The News Rep newspaper contained this ominous headline yesterday – ISIS terrorists have just hijacked a cruise ship . . .   The newspaper, which focuses on security, military and warfare issues, stated “Islamic State (ISIS) terrorists have stormed a cruise ship … Continue reading

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U.S. and Greek Special Forces Train for Cruise Ship Hijacking Scenarios

A December 6, 2018 article in TheNewsRep.com website outlines information related to cruise ship hijacking scenarios and how United Stated special forces might respond to those incidents. Titled “ISIS terrorists have just hijacked a cruise ship’: Greek and US SOF … Continue reading

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Train Smarter

Elizabeth Chika Tippett, Harassment Trainings: A Content Analysis, __ Berkeley J. Emp. & Lab. L. __ (forthcoming 2018), available at SSRN. Charles A. Sullivan Every couple of years, some automated program at the University nags me about renewing my sexual harassment training. … Continue reading

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HE’D HAVE MY VOTE (IF I LIVED IN DOUGLAS COUNTY, OREGON):  Paris train hero runs for Douglas County…

HE’D HAVE MY VOTE (IF I LIVED IN DOUGLAS COUNTY, OREGON):  Paris train hero runs for Douglas County commissioner.  Electing heroes to office doesn’t always work out well, but … well … I can’t help but have a good feeling … Continue reading

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