Amtrak

(Sen. Robert Casey speaks with reporters at the 30th Street Amtrak station in West Philadelphia.  File photo by Mike DeNardo)

Sen. Casey Says Legal Quirk Locks Amtrak Police Out of US Emergency Radio Frequencies

US senator Bob Casey (D-Pa.) wants the Federal Communications Commission to change its policy to allow Amtrak police to communicate with other first responders.

KYW Newsradio 1060–04/13/2015

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Pedestrian Killed When Struck By Amtrak Train In Delco

An Amtrak spokesman says a person has been struck by a train and killed in Sharon Hill.

04/04/2015

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Person Struck, Killed By Amtrak Train In New Jersey

Amtrak officials say a person was struck and killed by a train Sunday night near the Hamilton Station.

03/29/2015

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Pa. Transit Ridership Falls, Bucking U.S. Trend

All aboard? Not in Pennsylvania.

03/10/2015

Amtrak train, scheduled to stop in Philadelphia, collided with a train in North Carolina on March 9, 2015. (credit: Images via CBS2)

Amtrak Train Scheduled For Stop In Philly Collides With Truck In North Carolina

An Amtrak passenger train, that was scheduled to make a stop in Philadelphia Monday, collided with a truck in North Carolina and there are reports of injuries.

03/09/2015

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Latest Storm Continues To Impact Travel Throughout Region

As rain begins changing over to snow across the Delaware Valley, travel issues are expected to continue.

03/05/2015

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Amtrak Announces Schedule Changes For Thursday Ahead Of Winter Storm

Amtrak says service on the Northeast Corridor will operate on a modified schedule on Thursday.

03/04/2015

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Service Resumes On SEPTA Regional Rail Line

Normal service is operating between Wilmington and Center City.

01/07/2015

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Travelers Hit Rails and Skies For Trip Home After Holiday Weekend

The Thanksgiving holiday weekend is fast coming to an end and lots of people are taking to the skies or the rails for the trip home today.

11/30/2014

Travelers check out the board at 30th St. Station on Thanksgiving Eve. (Credit: Tim Jimenez)

Amtrak Expects 80,000 Travelers Through 30th Street Station On Holiday Weekend

Amtrak trains have been rolling on the busiest travel day of the year.

11/26/2014

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Snow Falling On Busiest Travel Day Of Year

Light rain this morning will be changing to snow and the timing just could not be worse.

11/26/2014

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Experts Say Local Holiday Travelers Will Have Plenty Of Company

The AAA Mid-Atlantic estimates more than a half million Philadelphia-area residents will travel 50 miles or more away from home over the Thanksgiving holiday.

11/24/2014

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Amtrak Offering Unique Fall Foliage-centric Train Ride

In honor of the season, Amtrak has just announced it is bringing back one of its rarer routes: the Autumn Express.

10/09/2014

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Guide To Vacationing In Arizona

Use this travel guide to Arizona to help you sort out the best of what to see, where to eat and where to stay.

10/03/2014

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Amtrak Warns Eventual Shutdown of NJ-to-NYC Tunnels Will Be Needed

A report released by Amtrak says they would need to close each Hudson River tunnel for at least a year to make repairs.

10/02/2014

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