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By Joern Poeltz BAD AIBLING, Germany (Reuters) - Nine people were killed and at least 81 injured on Tuesday when two passenger trains collided head-on at high speed in isolated countryside in southern Bavaria. Dobrindt said both trains must have been travelling at high speed entering a curve and the drivers had probably not seen each other.
Barack Obama unveiled the last budget of his presidency Tuesday, a record $4.1 trillion plan that is dead-on-arrival in Congress but could shape the 2016 White House race. Legislatively, the future looks bleak for Obama's 2017 fiscal plan, which covers spending on everything from cybersecurity to the environment. It includes big-ticket investments in America's creaking infrastructure -- to the tune of $320 billion over the next decade -- and ramps up research into clean energy technologies and cancer.