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Two trains collided after a derailment in Connecticut.

Amtrak, Commuter Rail Service To Resume In Conn. Wednesday

Transit authorities say commuter rail service in Connecticut is expected to resume in full by rush hour Wednesday morning.

05/20/2013

Two trains collided after a derailment in Connecticut.

Probe Into Conn. Train Crash Giving Way To Cleanup

Investigators will look closely at a broken section of rail to see if it is connected to the commuter train derailment and collision outside New York City that left dozens injured.

05/19/2013

Two trains collided after a derailment in Connecticut.

Official: ‘Amazing’ No One Was Killed In CT Train Crash

Two commuter trains packed with rush-hour commuters collided in an accident that sent about 70 people to the hospital, severely damaged the tracks and threatened to snarl travel in the congested Northeast Corridor.

05/18/2013

The new Cities Sprinter locomotive. (Photo courtesy: Amtrak-Siemens USA-Facebook)

Amtrak Unveils New Locomotives For Northeast Corridor

The new engines will be used on the Northeast Corridor between Washington, D.C., and Boston and on Keystone Corridor trains that run between Philadelphia and Harrisburg, Pa.

05/14/2013

Train derailment in New Haven, Conn. (Credit:  WFSB)

Amtrak Service Resumes Between Boston & New York

Amtrak service between Boston and New York resumed Sunday afternoon after a freight train derailment shut down service earlier in the day.

03/17/2013

Amtrak Acela. (Photo by Darren McCollester/Getty Images)

Mansfield Raises Concerns Over Amtrak Acela Warning System

Some commuters in Mansfield are concerned about the Amtrak Acela train that passes through the town at 120 miles per hour.

01/18/2013

(Photo by Matt Donnelly/Amtrak)

Amtrak Cancels Northeast Service

Amtrak says it is canceling service across the northeastern U.S. on Monday as Hurricane Sandy threatens to create a wet, windy mess in the region.

10/28/2012

File of the Acela (Credit: Amtrak)

Amtrak To Run Test Trains At 165 MPH

Amtrak is going to break the speed limit this week in the Northeast Corridor.

09/24/2012

(File photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Man Wanted In 4 States Arrested On Amtrak Train With Stun Gun

A man wanted in four states was captured on an Amtrak train in Westwood Tuesday, authorities announced Thursday.

09/13/2012

(File photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

Bradley Jay: ‘Where do you put the thermometer if you want to take America’s political temperature?’

Take a long train ride, enjoy some great scenery, and hear unvarnished political opinion from fellow Americans.

WBZ NewsRadio 1030–09/10/2012

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