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Study Of Aging Baltimore Rail Tunnel Moves Forward

Federal and state officials and Amtrak are studying ways to improve a 141-year-old tunnel that carries passenger trains through Baltimore.

06/11/2014

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Some Riders To Wait Longer For Weekend Trains

Some Metro riders will wait longer for trains this weekend as work takes place on the rail system.

06/03/2014

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Weekend Riders To Wait Longer For Metro Trains

Metro says riders will wait longer for some trains this weekend while the agency performs weekend work.

05/29/2014

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Metro Running On Sunday Schedule For Memorial Day

Metro says trains and most buses will run on a Sunday schedule for Memorial Day.

05/26/2014

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This App Will Plan Your Entire Trip

Instead of spending hours tabbing through travel sites, hit Rome2Rio: an oracle-like web/app that maps out the exact planes, trains, and automobiles (with fares) to take between any two places on the planet.

04/16/2014

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Metro Resumes Weekend Work After 4-Week Break

After a four-week break for cherry blossom season, Metro is back to doing weekend work again.

04/16/2014

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Weekend MARC Trains From Baltimore To D.C. Break Ridership Records

The MARC trains from Baltimore’s Penn Station to Washington’s Union Station continue to see more riders on the weekends. This comes after a few months of extended Saturday and Sunday service.

03/15/2014

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Emergency Order Puts Regulations On Crude Oil Transported By Train

More crude oil than ever is being transported through major cities on trains. And after four derailments in seven months, the federal government is now taking action.

02/28/2014

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Penn Station Marks Contributions In Railroading From African-American Men And Women

All aboard on a trip through black history. Penn Station celebrates contributions to the railroad from former workers.

02/20/2014

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The Most Luxurious Train Safari In The World

For your next luxury vacation, consider traveling by train. Rovos Rail brings the luxury and decadence of the olden days back to your trip, in their train safari.

02/20/2014

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Buses Replace Trains On 2 Metro Lines This Weekend

Buses will replace trains on sections of the orange and blue lines this weekend.

02/19/2014

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Metro Plans Weekend Work On All 5 Lines

Metro says weekend work will affect all five lines of the Metro system, with trains operating every 20 minutes on most lines.

01/08/2014

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