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JR East Launches Remodeled Mini-Shinkansen

Travellers on Japan’s Yamagata Shinkansen line can now enjoy a truly authentic local travel experience. JR East has placed a luxury trainset, outfitted with Japanese decor and features, in service on the line today as part of an ongoing programme to refresh the fleet of mini-shinkansen trains. 251 more words


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This piece was originally posted January 19, 2012: The landscape of the US intercity bus industry is changing once again. The evolution of company ownership began in 1995 with the creation of Coach USA in Houston as a consolidator of coach companies. 322 more words

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