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Metro-North delays in NYC traced to burst frozen sprinkler

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) — Metro-North Railroad says a water leak from a burst frozen sprinkler line entered a power substation at Grand Central Terminal, causing delays into and out of New York City. 95 more words


Power failure

The station car park was almost empty this morning. This was enough to show that something was not right. Turned out there was power failure and trains were not running on time. 112 more words

Daily Grind

Northwest Connecticut lawmakers seek improved rail service

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Officials from northwestern Connecticut say improvements to the Housatonic Railroad Line should be part of any statewide transportation overhaul.

Both state and local officials are supporting a bill that would fix up the existing freight rail line to prevent derailments. 107 more words


30 Seconds of Zen: Dryden Tx 2/13/15

There is just something about trains that captivates me. From the tracks and bridges to the engines roaring by. Here in West Texas they seem to come out of nowhere and leave just the same without a trace, but for 30 seconds (well a little more in person) I got to enjoy some passing zen. 133 more words


State lawmakers mull measure seeking to replace Metro-North

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — State Transportation Commissioner James Redeker has cautioned legislators against replacing Metro-North Railroad as the operator of the New Haven line linking Connecticut to New York City. 130 more words


Metro-North Harlem line service resumes Thursday

NEW YORK (AP) — Metro-North Railroad service on the Harlem Line has resumed following the fiery collision that killed six people.

Passengers are advised to expect delays as trains will have to slow down through the crash site area. 91 more words