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In the papers today - Tuesday 13 November

The single storey warehouse on the London 2012 site that became a raging inferno yesterday was being cleared by demolition workers when it caught fire. The fire was in a former clothing factory on the western side of the Olympic Park that is being cleared to make way for the 2012 Handball arena - The Daily Telegraph

Britain is the "dustbin of Europe" and could run out of landfill space within nine years as UK households dump more rubbish than any other EU country, figures have revealed. The UK sends the same amount of waste to landfill as the 18 EU countries with the lowest landfill rates combined - The Daily Telegraph

Later today, Croydon, once described as a "complete concrete hell" by David Bowie, will announce a multi-billion pound regeneration plan that will potentially turn it into a beacon of sustainability, drawing on ideas from other European cities including Barcelona – The Guardian

Engineers in Japan have developed a musical road surface. A team from the Hokkaido Industrial Research Institute has built a number of "melody roads", which use cars as tuning forks to play music as they travel – The Guardian

Transport for London, which has taken control of some of the capital's overground rail services, plans to commission extra journeys from train operators to provide better round-the-clock services on mainline routes. The move marks the next step in TfL's plans to integrate better overground rail with buses and the underground – The Financial Times

Accelerating investment in US railroads' capacity could come to a halt if proposed legislation to re-regulate many of the railroads' prices is brought into force, the chief executives of three of the top five US railroads have warned – The Financial Times

Twice as many people die on rural roads as on urban ones, and inexperienced, reckless young drivers are the one of the main reasons for the difference a study has found - The Times

A 32-tonne JCB digger vehicle overturned on a railway bridge in St Ives and fell 7.5m on to a block of public lavatories, demolising the building - The Times

Commuters enjoyed the first upgrade in rolling stock since 1925 yesterday when a modern train rolled on to the overcrowded Bombay rail network - The Times

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