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Are crews preparing to move to "Plan B" in the search for Flight 370? The latest tonight live on AC360.
December 4th, 2013
12:25 AM ET

Train derailment investigation focuses on engineer

Investigators in the Metro-North train derailment are focusing on the engineer. They say they found no signs of brake trouble, no malfunctioning signals, no mechanical problems and alcohol was not involved. They are now taking a closer look at comments made by engineer William Rockefeller. Nic Robertson has the latest.
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December 4th, 2013
12:24 AM ET

Was sleep a factor in the Metro North derailment?

Law enforcement sources tell CNN that engineer William Rockefeller reported being in a "daze" before the crash. Investigators ruled out alcohol as a factor. But what about lack of sleep? Anderson spoke with sleep expert Michael Breus.
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December 4th, 2013
12:13 AM ET

Was the Metro North engineer asleep at the controls?

Four people died when his train jumped the tracks. Now the Metro-North engineer's lawyer says he experienced a momentary loss of concentration. But was he asleep? Sleep specialist Micahel Breus joins the AC360 Later panel to discuss the situation.
December 2nd, 2013
11:57 PM ET

Remembering Jim Lovell: "I am so proud and blessed I was able to call him my father"

58-year old Jim Lovell is one of the four people who lost their lives in Sunday morning's train derailment. He did freelance audio for television, and was heading into Manhattan for a job. Anderson spoke with his widow, Nancy Montgomery, and his sons Finn, Jack and Hudson.

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December 2nd, 2013
11:56 PM ET

Surviving the New York City train crash

Amanda Swanson waits tables in Manhattan. She was on her way to work when theMetro-North train she was riding in jumped the tracks. Swanson’s car landed on its side. She told Anderson she did not grasp the gravity of the situation until she got out of the train.

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December 2nd, 2013
11:55 PM ET

NTSB: Train was speeding before deadly crash

We are now learning the Metro-North train that flew off a curve Sunday morning, just north of Manhattan, was traveling 82 mph in a 30 mph zone. That's faster than the 70 mph speed limit for straight and level track. This was the first wreck in the railroad's history. Jason Carroll has the latest on the investigation.

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