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Pets On Trains Act Would Let All Aboard—Including 4-Legged Commuters

If passed, a bill being debated in Washington, D.C. could go to the dogs. There’s a push to allow train commuters to buy tickets for their cats and dogs.

11/21/2013

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Trains Moving Again After Derailment Near Baltimore’s Penn Station

A tunnel is not the best place for a train to derail, but it happened under Baltimore. It was Amtrak’s passenger train, the Silver Meteor. WJZ first reported the accident Monday.

11/19/2013

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Service Restored After Amtrak Derailment South Of Baltimore

There were numerous delays and some trains were even canceled Monday night after an Amtrak train went off the tracks just outside of Baltimore’s Penn Station. More than 150 people were stranded and many more stuck at the station.

11/18/2013

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All Aboard! Amtrak Carries Record Number Of Passengers

Railroad officials say Amtrak carried a record number of passengers in the year ending Sept. 30 despite Northeast service that was temporarily knocked out by Superstorm Sandy.

10/14/2013

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Amtrak Restores Service Between Washington And Philadelphia

Amtrak service was just restored following widespread delays that hit from Philly to Washington DC.

09/11/2013

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Amtrak: Subsidy Cuts Would Jeopardize Service

Amtrak’s president says long-distance trains and some short-haul routes would be jeopardized and service in the busy Northeast corridor might have to be slowed if federal subsidy cuts proposed by a House subcommittee are realized.

06/18/2013

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Amtrak Says Service Unaffected By Md. Derailment

An Amtrak spokeswoman says its Northeast Corridor service is not being affected by a freight train accident and explosion near Baltimore.

05/28/2013

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8 Cab Drivers Cited For Violations In Anne Arundel

Eight taxi drivers have been issued civil citations as part of an undercover police operation in Maryland.

02/24/2013

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Amtrak Marking Black History Month In Baltimore

Amtrak will be celebrating Black History Month at Baltimore’s Penn Station.

02/21/2013

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Best Holiday Travel Tips For People From Baltimore

Ill-planned winter holiday travel is the stuff of nightmares. Missed departure times, unending security checks, lost luggage, overbooked flights, trains or buses, weather delays, gridlock on major highways, dangerous weather-related road conditions — the list of potential problems is staggering. Weather-related issues, traffic jams and other unforeseen problems are beyond anyone’s control. Have contingency plans and try not to stress about what you can’t control. While you can’t plan for everything, there are many elements of travel that can be controlled by logical pre-trip preparation. Whether you are leaving Baltimore or visiting family and friends for the holidays, there are a number of simple tips to make holiday travel less stressful.

11/24/2012

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Amtrak: Reduced Service Monday On NE Corridor

Amtrak says Acela Express and Northeast Regional service will operate with reduced frequency on Monday between Washington, New York and Boston.

11/04/2012

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Amtrak To Restore Service From NYC To Boston

Amtrak will resume service between New York City and Boston on Friday following the repair of commuter rail tracks damaged by Superstorm Sandy, the railroad said late Thursday.

11/01/2012

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