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Trains and Shorties (the prequel)

The Station

I’d taken the train home for a couple of years, a leisurely swath through the rural countryside of Wisconsin, leaving from Chicago and arriving in St. 1,484 more words

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Amtrack Poised to have Operating Train by 2017

Washington D.C. :Amtrak CEO Joseph H. Boardman surprised the world on Thursday by announcing that the publicly funded rail transport service is poised to have an operating train by as early as November of 2016. 195 more words

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Amtrak passengers facing delays after winter storm

ALBANY, N.Y. (NEWS10) –  As another winter storm pummels the Northeast, travelers by train are facing a day of delays.

Amtrak’s northeast corridor is working off a modified schedule on Tuesday due to forecasted snow and extreme temperatures. 344 more words


Safety mandate raises passenger rail concerns in Missouri

ST. LOUIS (AP) _ A long-sought federal safety mandate could threaten passenger rail across Missouri.

The St. Louis Post-Dispatch (http://bit.ly/1vlsAix ) reports that the issue is a dispute over who should bear the cost of installing train collision avoidance technology. 91 more words


College student diagnosed with measles traveled through Penn Station: officials

ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Health officials are advising the public after an upstate New York student who took a train out of New York Penn Station was diagnosed with measles. 94 more words


Amtrak Returns to Normal Service Thursday

Amtrak Acela Express and Northeast Regional services will get back on track Thursday, January 29, with a full schedule of trains between Washington, New York and Boston. 88 more words


3 Things You Need To Know: Philadelphia Transportation Schedules

Hope everyone is staying safe and warm on this ‘Snow Day’, January 27, 2015.

At 6am on Tuesday, the Snow Emergency in Philadelphia was lifted. Normal parking can resume on Snow Emergency Routes. 89 more words