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Person Killed By Train In Halethorpe

Amtrak police are investigating after a person was struck by a train in Halethorpe.

03/14/2015

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Investigation Continues Into Train Derailment

Federal investigators are looking into a crash involving a train and tractor trailer in North Carolina. That train makes a scheduled stop at Baltimore’s Penn Station.

03/10/2015

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Repairs After Amtrak Accident To Disrupt MARC Train Service

The Maryland Transit Administration says repairs after an accident involving an Amtrak rail car will affect MARC Penn Line service this week.

03/08/2015

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House Passes Amtrak Bill That Could Boost Northeast Service

In a rare burst of bipartisanship, the House moved Wednesday to boost Amtrak’s popular service between Boston and Washington while giving states a greater say in the local routes they help subsidize.

03/04/2015

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Amtrak Between DC, Boston At Half Capacity For 4th Day

Amtrak’s busy Northeast Corridor will run at half its normal capacity Friday, the fourth day in a row that winter weather has disrupted service.

02/20/2015

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Amtrak Between D.C., Boston At Half Capacity For Second Day

Amtrak’s busy Northeast Corridor is running at about half its normal capacity for the second day in a row Wednesday.

02/18/2015

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First Case Of Measles Confirmed In Delaware

The measles outbreak is on maryland’s doorstep with a new case is confirmed and it’s not far away.

02/02/2015

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Studies Explore Ways To Improve Baltimore’s Tunnel System For Trains

Crowded trains are a fact of life during Thanksgiving travel, but a crowded Baltimore tunnel is a daily occurrence for Amtrak and Marc trains.

11/25/2014

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Baltimore Beautifying Project Recycles Building Materials And Lives

The project designed to give train passengers a better view and neighborhoods a better life.

11/05/2014

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Guide To Vacationing In Arizona

Use this travel guide to Arizona to help you sort out the best of what to see, where to eat and where to stay.

10/03/2014

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Perryville & Aberdeen MARC Service Cancelled Through Wednesday Morning

Amtrak’s Northeast Corridor service resumed Tuesday afternoon after being shut down for a time. Downed lines have canceled MARC service through Wednesday morning at Perryville and Aberdeen stations.

09/16/2014

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Travel By Train For Your Next Vacation

To get better acquainted with Amtrak, the nation’s railroad service, here’s a simple yet very helpful guide to understanding how get onboard a passenger train.

09/11/2014

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