Amtrak

Amtrak Acela train
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
May 08, 2020 - 7:53 pm
Acela service will return to the Northeast Corridor beginning next month.
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
May 07, 2020 - 4:46 pm
Amtrak will require all passengers to wear face coverings beginning next week.
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RADIO.COM Staff
May 07, 2020 - 10:10 am
Amtrak will require all passengers to wear face coverings beginning next week. The railroad agency says the new requirement will begin Monday. See the details.
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Amtrak Acela train
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Steve Burns
March 07, 2020 - 4:11 pm
Amtrak said Saturday that it is canceling its nonstop Acela service between New York and Washington as cases continue to rise in the New York area and beyond.
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Paul Kurtz
March 01, 2020 - 9:21 am
A new fare structure is now in place for Amtrak passengers that imposes penalties for passengers that cancel or reschedule their trips. Read more to see what are the policies.
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Amtrak Portal Bridge
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Associated Press
February 11, 2020 - 6:27 pm
A long-delayed project to build a new rail bridge between Newark and New York has received an upgrade from federal transportation officials that will qualify it for key federal funding.
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NJ Transit train
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Billie Rama
February 03, 2020 - 10:25 pm
There were delays of up to two hours on NJ Transit trains in and out of New York Penn Station Monday night due to Amtrak overhead wire issues.
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NJ Transit
Spencer Platt / Staff
Associated Press
December 10, 2019 - 11:21 am
New Jersey Transit and Amtrak have started working on a new railyard to provide a safe place to store trains along the Northeast Corridor during severe weather.
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Train hits car in New Jersey
West Windsor Police Department
WCBS 880 Newsroom
November 21, 2019 - 11:36 am
Police say an Amtrak train smashed into a car left on the tracks by a drunk driver in New Jersey on Tuesday night, destroying the car.
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Amtrak
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WCBS 880 Newsroom
November 09, 2019 - 3:54 pm
Amtrak on Friday reported record ridership and revenue figures for the fiscal year that ended Sept. 30, leading officials to predict the heavily subsidized railroad could eliminate operating losses as soon as next year.
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