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Egypt's railway authority chief resigns over fatal crash<
Eds: Updates with resignation of railway authority chief<
By MENNA ZAKI<
CAIRO (AP) - Egypt's transport minister said Sunday that he has accepted the railway authority chief's resignation over a deadly train crash near the coastal city of Alexandria that killed 43 people and injured scores.
Hesham Arafat announced at a news conference after meeting the prime minister Sunday that he had accepted Medhat Shousha's resignation.