General News Archive - June 01, 2004

RIDGEFIELD, Wash. - A Union Pacific freight train struck five people on a Memorial Day outing as they walked along a railroad bridge over the Lewis River, killing two of them.

Word of the Day
  • A person or thing gazed at with wonder or curiosity, especially of a scornful kind.
The 'stock' of 'gazingstock' comes from an Old English word meaning 'tree trunk' or 'wood'.