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Former Alabama Chief Justice and U.S. Senate candidate Roy Moore speaks at a campaign rally, Tuesday, Dec. 5, 2017, in Fairhope Ala. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson)

Alabama Senate race too close to call

Associated Press

A U.S. Senate campaign that was thrust into the national spotlight by allegations of sexual misconduct by one of the candidates is near the finish line.

In this image taken from video and provided by WABC, a group of freight cars tangle up along the tracks after derailing in Union, N.J., Friday, Dec. 8, 2017. A Conrail spokesman tells the CSX Transportation train was on its way to Selkirk, N.Y., when it derailed at about 1:30 p.m. Union police say no one was injured. (WABC via AP)

Freight train derails in New Jersey, causing commuter delays

Associated Press

A freight train en route to upstate New York derailed in northern New Jersey on Friday afternoon, leaving rail cars strewn across the tracks and snarling the evening commute for thousands of people leaving New York.