Casey Jones

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Noun1.Casey Jones - United States railroad engineer who died trying to stop his train from crashing into another train; a friend wrote a famous ballad describing the incident (1864-1900)
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But there's a chance the racecourse might just be a shock to him and could clue him up - as it did with Casey Jones, a similar type who I won on at the same course.
District Court Judge Casey Jones will have an office at the building.
The actor, now 30, also provides the voice of Casey Jones in the ongoing 'Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles' series, and recently lent his voice for an animated character in 'The Angry Birds Movie.
TURTLE brothers Leonardo (Pete Ploszek), Raphael (Alan Ritchson), Michelangelo (Noel Fisher) and Donatello (Jeremy Howard) aided by news reporter April O'Neil (Megan Fox)and vigilante Casey Jones (Stephen Amell) leap into action when arch-nemesis, Shredder, escapes from police custody with the help of a teleportation portal which inadvertently propels him into the clutches of Krang from Dimension X, who intends to invade Earth.
1900: Engine driver Casey Jones died at the throttle of the Cannonball Express at Illinois Central, slowing down the train to save passengers' lives.
Paramount Pictures released the official trailer of the upcoming movie "Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out of the Shadows" Wednesday, following the 15-second teaser which was uploaded hours earlier by the franchise's new star Stephen Amell, who will be playing Casey Jones.
We called him after Casey Jones as he was always crashing in to things.
Special Representative for Afghanistan and Pakistan Daniel F Feldman and the State Department Director for Overseas Building Operations Casey Jones, Pakistani government officials and foreign diplomats were also present on the occasion.
Feldman, and the State Department Director for Overseas Building Operations, Casey Jones, also traveled from Washington to take part in the ceremony.
Michael Bay looks to have found his Casey Jones in an actor who's also a favorite among "TMNT" fans.
Casey Jones is a hockey stick wielding vigilante who teams up with the mutant turtles to help them fight criminals like the Foot Clan of Shredder.
Casey Jones, 18, from east London, will appear at Thames Magistrates' Court today.