If Tuesday's fiery wreck involving a passenger train and a pickup in Southern California had occurred five years ago, more people likely would have been injured, and some might have died, officials with the commuter service said.
A Lisbon, North Dakota woman has been fined for praying too loudly on city sidewalks.
After two court dates and paying $150 in fines for "unnecessary noise", Martha Nagbe isn't giving up sharing her faith.
Late last year, when Theresa Lim was visiting Australia's western city of Perth, she found herself in front of a beautiful sunset.
Naturally, she wanted to grab her phone and take a photograph ... but the battery was dead.