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Stories for July 7, 2013

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S.F. Crash-Landing: Two Chinese Students Died On Airliner

July 7
Bill Chappell / NPR

An investigation has begun into Saturday's crash-landing of a South Korean airliner at San Francisco's airport, which left two passengers dead and dozens more injured. Two teenage girls from China were killed, the airline says.

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Runaway Train Explosion Still Ablaze In Quebec

July 7
Melisa Goh / NPR

The death toll has risen to three after a runaway train carrying crude oil derailed in Quebec early Saturday morning. The blistering explosion destroyed a town center, and officials say the ongoing fires are keeping rescuers from searching the rest of the area.

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Even Married, They Can't Be Together Legally

July 7
NPR Staff / NPR

Each week,Weekend Edition Sundayhost Rachel Martin brings listeners an unexpected side of the news by talking with someone personally affected by the stories making headlines.