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Trains carry a variety of hazardous materials. First responders have to be ready for all of them.

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Today’s Music News: Wilson Phillips are on “FourFiveSeconds”

<p>The Kanye West/Rihanna collaboration &#8220;FourFiveSeconds&#8221; was already distinctive for returning Paul McCartney to the top ten after 29 years—and now it turns out that it got Wilson Phillips back into the top ten as well. Carnie Wilson has revealed that the trio were specifically approached by Kanye to sing on the song: &#8220;When I think of authenticity and I think [&hellip;]</p>

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New Classical Tracks: Spirit, Strength and Sorrow

Harry Christopers and The Sixteen took a 13th-century text, the Stabat Mater, as the source material for a new album that explores themes that are simultaneously exciting and meditative, hopeful and dark. Find out about these new works, and enter for a chance to win a copy of the CD.

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