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Best Train Trips In The USA

Train trips may take longer, but they are more affordable than flying and they offer unique glimpses of America’s vast countryside.

03/25/2014

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Wheels Come Off The Track For New Train Station Construction

In many fields, workers are always told to measure twice and cut once. State transportation officials working on a new train station at Miami International Airport might need to be told that axiom again.

CBS Miami–05/24/2013

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Driver Killed When Car Collides With Train In Pompano Beach

Broward Sheriff’s Office investigators are trying to determine how an Amtrak train and a car collided Wednesday in Pompano Beach, killing the motorist.

CBS4–12/12/2012

(SOURCE: CNN) One person was killed after an Amtrak train bound for Miami hit a truck near Pinecastle, south of Orlando

Amtrak Train Crashes Into Dump Truck Outside Orlando

A Miami-bound Amtrak train from New York crashed into a dump truck just south of Orlando Thursday morning, according to CBS’ Orlando affiliate, WKMG.

CBS Miami–11/29/2012

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Pompano Beach Pedestrian Killed By Amtrak Train

A person is dead after being struck by an Amtrak train in Pompano Beach early Tuesday evening.

CBS4–01/10/2012

(Source: Miami-Dade County) A new MIA Mover train

Weekend Travelers First To Use MIA Mover

Getting from Miami International Airport to the rental car center and other ground transportation is a lot easier for travelers this weekend. All they have to do is take the train, known as the MIA mover, a quarter-billion dollar component in creating a transportation linking air travel and ground travel.

09/10/2011

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Amtrak Cancels New York-Miami Train, Others For Monday

Amtrak passengers in South Florida who expected to hop a train Monday for New York or other points north will have to wait a couple more days.

CBS4–08/28/2011

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Travel Snarled As Irene Hits East Coast

Authorities up and down the East Coast have a simple message for anyone planning to travel in that area this weekend, stay home.

CBS4–08/27/2011

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Irene: Amtrak Cancels Train Service From DC South

In anticipation of the arrival of a very dangerous Hurricane Irene, Amtrak is canceling all train service south of Washington D.C. on Friday, Saturday and Sunday.

CBS4–08/25/2011