Recent wrecks belie improving rail safety record
By JOSH FUNK
AP Business Writer
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) -- It's easy to think the railroads are unsafe when there are pictures of burning, derailed cars on the nightly news. But the nation's railroads are actually safer than ever, government statistics show.
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