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Residents Trapped By Rail Cars Hoping City Council Will Bring Relief

A small neighborhood east of Fort Worth is hoping it will soon get some relief after years of busy railroad tracks causing long delays when trying to get in and out of the area.

CBS 11–08/25/2015

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Trains Derailments In Texas, Colorado Over Weekend

In Texas, the cars derailed Saturday evening near Valley Mills, a town about 25 miles northwest of Waco.

CBS 11–03/22/2015

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Downtown Dallas Commuters Deal With Delayed Buses, Trains

Plenty of people had to sidestep the weather warnings and find a way to get to stores and shops and hospitals and any other job.

02/23/2015

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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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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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Drivers Concerned About Sight Lines At Railroad Crossing

Drivers in northeast Fort Worth are concerned about safety, just days after Trinity Boulevard was washed out. Drivers say you can hear the Trinity Railway Express train along Norwood Drive, but there are places where you have a hard time seeing it.

CBS 11–03/21/2014

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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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Tiny Trains Making Big Difference In Dallas

The trains are back for their annual run around the tracks at the NorthPark Center in Dallas, and they are helping out kids in need at the Ronald McDonald House.

12/20/2013

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All Aboard: The World’s Most Amazing Train Trips

The inherent beauty of train travel is that it’s often more about the journey (and the spectacular scenery along the way) than the actual destination. When your fare includes butler service, gourmet meals, and access to elegant bar cars, rest assured these six train trips are worth dropping a month’s salary on.

12/11/2013

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The World’s Coolest Train Stations

Despite the abundance of public transportation options, trains remain a popular and consistent way to travel easily. Check out the world’s coolest train stations.

11/13/2013

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Officers Join The “Always Expect A Train” Safety Campaign

The Union Pacific Railroad is kicking off a new campaign that has them working with local police to enforce grade crossing laws. Officials are teaming up in conjunction with Union Pacific’s new educational push to “Always Expect A Train.”

CBSDFW.COM–07/18/2013

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‘No Pants’ Train Riders Coming To Dallas

Are you brave enough to appear in public in your underwear? Some North Texans say it’s loads of fun and plan on riding the DART train this weekend without their pants.

01/11/2013

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