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You Can Now Get Between Barcelona & Paris In Six(ish) Hours

AP | Posted 12.16.2013 | Travel

MADRID (AP) — A high-speed rail service linking Spain and France has been inaugurated that will cut the journey time between Barcelona and Paris by ...

Pete Turner of Illegal Pete's on Bands, Bullet Trains, Boulder, and Yes, Burritos

The Denver Diatribe | Posted 10.31.2012 | Denver
The Denver Diatribe

This week we force Pete to dig up repressed memories of Blinky the Clown; Pete shares the ups and downs of being one of Colorado's most beloved burrito barons; and we explore tube trains, alpine slides, and other possible solutions to I-70 traffic.

Bullet Train Costs Skyrocket

| Posted 10.29.2011 | San Francisco

This article comes to us courtesy of California Watch. By Tim Sheehan For two years, the California High-Speed Rail Authority said it could buil...

Chinese Bullet Train Recall As Travelers Worry About Safety

AP | By JOE McDONALD | Posted 10.12.2011 | Travel

BEIJING -- A Chinese bullet train manufacturer announced a recall Friday of 54 trains in the latest embarrassment for a problem-plagued prestige proje...

Watch: China Train Crash Affects Entire Nation

Posted 09.24.2011 | World

The death toll from a high-speed train crash in China has risen to at least 39, including two Americans. The crash has dented confidence in China's...

Chinese State Media: Bullet Train Derails

Posted 09.22.2011 | World

BEIJING (AP) -- A bullet train derailed in eastern China on Saturday and two of its carriages fell off a bridge, but there was no immediate word on ca...

China Bullet Train Becomes World's Fastest (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post/AP | By ELAINE KURTENBACH | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

HANGZHOU, China (AP) -- China rolled out its fastest train yet on Tuesday and announced that the Three Gorges Dam, the world's biggest hydroelectric p...

China Bullet Train Becomes World's Fastest (VIDEO)

The Huffington Post/AP | By ELAINE KURTENBACH | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

HANGZHOU, China (AP) -- China rolled out its fastest train yet on Tuesday and announced that the Three Gorges Dam, the world's biggest hydroelectric p...

For Entrepreneurs Timing is Everything!

Susan Wilson Solovic | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Susan Wilson Solovic

Because entrepreneurs are visionaries, they sometimes see opportunities the market isn't ready to accept, so they are labeled eccentric and easily discounted.

Solar-Powered Bullet Train On Arizona Horizon

inhabitat.com | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green

Travelers going from Tucson to Phoenix may soon be blazing across the desert in speeding solar bullet trains propelled by the sun's rays. Hot on the h...

Train Travel Increasing: Chicago May Be Hub Of Rail Boom

AP | Joan Lowy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

WASHINGTON - After half a century as more of a curiosity than a convenience, passenger trains are getting back on track in some parts of the country. ...

Detroit Drives to DC and Dr. Deming Invents Japan

Steve Parker | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Steve Parker

We've had enough threats from our sworn enemies -- we don't need them from Detroit executives. These CEOs and their boards of directors must go, whether by car or jet or skateboard, they must go.