NEW YORK (AP) — In a story Dec. 5 about legal liability in a deadly Metro-North Railroad derailment, The Associated Press misidentified a lawyer who represented a Staten Island Ferry pilot involved in a 2003 wreck. He is Alan Abramson, not Andrew Abramson.
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NEW YORK (AP) — In some versions of stories Dec. 3-5 about a train derailment in New York City, The Associated Press, relying on information from the Metropolitan Transportation Authority, incorrectly reported the train did not have a safety device called an alerter. The MTA now says the train had one, but not in the car where the engineer was.
COSTA DO SAUIPE, Brazil (AP) — The damaged stadium in Sao Paulo won’t hold its first match until less than two months before the World Cup is to open there.
HOUSTON (AP) — BP’s strategy after the Deepwater Horizon tragedy: Go deeper.
RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — The attorney representing the crane operator involved in last week’s deadly accident at the stadium hosting Brazil’s World Cup opening match says his client told police he’d noticed nothing out of the ordinary.