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 morbid dread of being buried alive. Also spelled 'taphiphobia'.
The word 'taphephobia' comes from Greek roots meaning 'burial' and 'fear'.