10/24/2012 05:10 pm ET Updated Oct 28, 2012

Amtrak Promises High-Speed Trains In Midwest After Successful Test Run

High-speed train travel has come to the Midwest and it promises to transform transportation options in that part of the country. An Amtrak passenger train hit a regional record of 111 miles per hour on Oct. 19 in a test run that proves the viability of super-fast trains in the area.

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