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September 22, 2014
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ST. PAUL, Minn. – The recent St. Paul Union Depot reconstruction was completed withr both long distance Amtrak trains and commuter rail service in mi... More »
MOUNT LAUREL, N.J. – In what was described as a “long and tiring” meeting, the National Railway Historical Society's board of directors voted ... More »
NEWPORT NEWS, Va. – Construction on a new $38 million multi-modal transportation center in Newport News is scheduled to begin in 2016. The station will ac... More »
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LARAMIE, Wyo. – Union Pacific has reopened its busy main line across Wyoming on Monday following a Sunday derailment that shut down the route. Railroad s... More »
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BERLIN – The top official of the state-run Russian Railway and a close confidante of Vladimir Putin will be at InnoTrans 2014’s opening ceremony on ... More »
WASHINGTON – The U.S. Department of Transportation has awarded more than $600 million in funding for 72 transportation projects in 46 states through its c... More »
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