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Bus passenger describes terror before Calif. crash

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YUCAIPA, Calif. (AP) — The bus full of tired tourists returning to Tijuana, Mexico, was slowly winding its way down a mountain road after a day playing in the snow at the ski resort town of Big Bear when it suddenly picked up speed. The driver shouted to call 911 — the brakes had failed. As passengers frantically tried to get a cellphone signal, a group of teenage girls shrieked and...