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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Which Canadian vessel had the call sign "Casey Jones" and why?
Abu Dhabi NC Casey Jones won the fifth and final Shaikh Mansour Bin Zayed Al Nahyan Global Arabian Flat Racing Festival's Wathba Stud Farm Cup race in Fresno in California over the weekend.
Led by section manager, Casey Jones, the entire management team of the Virtual PBX division announces the establishment of near real-time Twitter feeds to aid in the effective delivery of information regarding business phone questions.
The 44 graduates are Brian Aragon, Randi Ashmore, Ben Baker, Tyler Baker, Jordan Cabral, Shirley Carpenter, Mike Carter, TJ Corcoran, Tony Delgado, Levi Dodge, Justin Farrier, Tiffany Fine, Codie Gerot, Ben Gordon, Ashley Habersaat, Anthony Hammock, Chad Hays, Samuel Jackson, Scott Jones, Casey Jones, Ashley Kephart, Chrissy Langham, Michelle Langham, Tanner Layton, Emily Martin, Christopher Moore, Becca Murray, Brandon Nelson, Tyler Nelson, Rachel O'Hara, Brandon Pugh, Kelsey Rhule, Nathan Ritchie, Shelby Stalcup, Chris Stamps, Kayla Truelove, Ashlie Tuttle, Robert Vibbert, Amanda Volgardsen-Splawn, Aaron Wolfe, Korena Wright, Jordan Brewer-Yarber, Lynlee Young and Katrina Zimmerman.
Casey Jones was killed within 75 minutes of the festival's start; the following day Citizen Vic broke his neck; on Friday, while most attention was focussed on the Cheltenham Gold Cup, Izita Star and Fairyland suffered fatal injuries.
1.30: Spinal Research Supreme Novices Hurdle Blackstairmountain, Dunguib, Far Away So Close, Flat Out, Takestan 2.05: Arkle Challenge Trophy Captain Cee Bee, Fosters Cross, Osana, Quiscover Fontaine, Sizing Europe, Sports Line 2.40:William Hill Trophy Handicap Chase Casey Jones, Offshore Account 3.20: Smurfit Kappa Champion Hurdle Go Native, Jumbo Rio, Raise Your Heart, Solwhit, Won In The Dark 4.00: Glenfarclas Cross-Country Chase Garde Champetre, L'Ami, Preists Leap, Silver Birch, Sizing Australia, Freneys Well, Another Jewel, Drombeag, Heads Onthe Ground, A New Story, Tawnies 4.40: Nicholson Mares Hurdle Quevega, Voler La Vedette, Zarinava, No One Tells Me, Aura About You, Here Comes Sally.
The Harris family acquired it for $185,000 in June 2000 from Robert Casey Jones and his wife, Wendy.
The collection includes versions of the stories of Casey Jones, Brer Rabbit, Rip Van Winkle, and Johnny Appleseed.
On an afternoon where all seven favourite were beaten the Margaret O'Sullivan-trained and Robert Power-ridden Rebel Chief overpowered the well-supported Casey Jones to win the beginners chase by 20 lengths.
Q Who played the train driver Casey Jones in the kids' TV favourite?
In 1997 the mining company engaged contract miners Casey Jones and Jane Koepp Jones to recover additional specimens.
ANSWERS: 1 God; 2 Noble; 3 Casey Jones; 4 Monkey; 5 Long Island; 6 Iron Curtain; 7 The Hunt for Red October; 8 Lady Godiva; 9 Northamptonshire; 10 St Nicholas.