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February 01, 2018 - 4:01 am
Fox News' Griff Jenkins reports from Crozet, VA. Watch the latest video at video.foxnews.com
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Dreamstime
January 31, 2018 - 12:13 pm
The White House is confirming one fatality and one serious injury after a chartered train carrying Republican lawmakers to a retreat in West Virginia hit a garbage truck; it's believed the fatality was a victim inside the truck. White House press secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders says there are no...
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December 20, 2017 - 4:19 am
Fox's Claudia Cowan reports from DuPont, Washington. Watch the latest video at video.foxnews.com
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Dreamstime
July 28, 2017 - 2:51 pm
Kansas highway officials say a collision between an Amtrak train and a semitrailer pulling cattle occurred due to the driver's failure to yield to the train. A report from the Kansas Highway Patrol says the train wasn't able to stop when the driver didn't yield at a railroad crossing near Reading...
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Dreamstime
July 27, 2017 - 3:34 pm
READING, Kan. (AP) — An Amtrak passenger train is running again after a collision with a cattle truck in eastern Kansas. No serious injuries were reported when the livestock trailer was split in half in the Thursday morning collision near the small town of Reading, northeast of Emporia. Amtrak...
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Dreamstime
June 11, 2017 - 7:53 pm
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — Amtrak and BNSF Railway officials are gauging interest in passenger train service between Texas and Kansas. Joe McHugh, an Amtrak vice president, tells the Topeka Capital-Journal that there are many steps needed to establish passenger train service between the states. But he...
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Dreamstime
Ted Woodward
June 08, 2017 - 3:16 pm
WICHITA, Kan. (KNSS) - On Friday, Amtrak is going to operate an Inspection Train from Oklahoma City to Kansas City. Railroad officials, civic leaders, and invited guests will be on board. Officials are now looking at the possibility of a train connection between Oklahoma City and Kansas City, with...
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Dreamstime
April 17, 2017 - 9:22 pm
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) - A budget proposal that puts a passenger train route that passes through Kansas at risk is raising concerns. The Topeka Capital-Journal reports that President Donald Trump's budget calls for the elimination of federal subsidies for some money-losing long-distance train routes...
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Dreamstime
April 17, 2017 - 1:42 pm
TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) — A budget proposal that puts at risk a passenger train route that passes through Kansas is raising concerns. President Donald Trump's budget calls for the elimination of federal subsidies for some money-losing long-distance train routes. Amtrak spokesman Marc Magliari said in an...
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