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The Dream Of Dogs Riding On Amtrak Is Tantalizingly Close | Sam Stein | Posted 02.24.2015 | Politics

WASHINGTON -- In a historic step for the rights of dog owners, legislation that would instruct Amtrak to develop a pet-friendly policy is on the verge...

6 Reasons Why Long Distance Train Travel Is Worth It

The Huffington Post | Ethan Klapper | Posted 11.27.2014 | Travel

Taking a long-distance train is not the fastest mode of transportation, but it’s certainly much more relaxing than being crammed into flying metal t...

More People Are Riding Amtrak This Year Than Last Year

AP | Posted 12.14.2013 | Travel

DURHAM, N.H. (AP) — Amtrak says ridership was up in two of its three northern New England routes in the last fiscal year. Amtrak said...

The Way To Really Fly Is Getting Faster

The Baltimore Sun | Candy Thomson | Posted 07.14.2013 | DC

The first of 70 new energy-efficient locomotives destined for Amtrak's East Coast service rolled off Monday morning from a Sacramento, Calif., assembl...

Amtrak Train Partially Derails Mear Fairfax, Va.

AP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

FAIRFAX, Va. — An Amtrak spokeswoman says a train heading to Florida derailed just outside Washington, causing several minor injuries and delayi...

Penn Station Amtrak Train

AP | DAVID PORTER | Posted 05.25.2011 | New York

NEWARK, N.J. — An electrical malfunction outside New York City brought train service to a standstill Wednesday and spotlighted problems on Amtra...