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Amtrak Train (credit: Randy Yagi)

Trains Silencing Horns Through Downtown Mesquite

Trains with Union Pacific and Amtrak do not have to sound horns except in emergencies.

08/01/2015

An Amtrak train at a station. (credit:  Tim Boyle/Getty Images)

Amtrak Train From Texas Collides With Truck Outside Chicago

An Amtrak train headed to Chicago from San Antonio slammed into a semitrailer on Friday at a crossing near the Illinois community of Wilmington.

06/05/2015

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Romantic Getaway Guide To Montreal

No other city in North America reminds visitors of Paris and European culture than Montreal, less than an hour drive from the U.S.-Canadian border.

06/03/2015

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Supreme Court: Amtrak Like Gov’t Agency In Helping Set Rules

A unanimous Supreme Court says Amtrak is more like a part of the government than a private corporation when it helps federal agencies craft rules to keep trains running on schedule.

03/09/2015

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Person Struck, Killed By Amtrak Train

An Amtrak train struck and killed a person who was walking on the tracks near Division and Collins in Arlington Wednesday afternoon.

01/21/2015

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Amtrak Train Strikes, Kills Pedestrian

A 25-year-old man was killed Tuesday evening near Buckner Road when an Amtrak train struck him..

11/18/2014

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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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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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City Guide to Houston

Here’s a quick and easy guide to Houston, the nation’s fourth largest city and the largest city in Texas.

08/26/2014

Atlantic City Boardwalk (Credit, Randy Yagi)

Budget Travel Tips For Atlantic City

Read on for budget travel tips for entertainment, travel, dining and lodging on the Jersey shore at Atlantic City

08/01/2014

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22 Train Cars Come Off Track In Gainesville

A massive train derailment in Cooke County on Tuesday night left surprisingly few lasting effects, despite the fact that 22 rail cars carrying iron ore came off of the track.

05/21/2014

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Best Train Trips In The USA

Train trips may take longer, but they are more affordable than flying and they offer unique glimpses of America’s vast countryside.

03/25/2014

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