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Bye Bye Bar Cars

By MICHAEL R. SISAK and JOHN CHRISTOFFERSEN    Associated Press   STAMFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Last call came Friday for the bar cars on commuter trains between Manhattan and Connecticut, a final run for rolling taverns […]



Rail Safety Measure Proposed in Washington

By STEPHEN SINGER   Associated Press   HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Four members of Congress are turning up the pressure on Metro-North Railroad, announcing Tuesday they’ve introduced legislation to improve rail safety following two accidents that […]


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Man Killed By Train In Groton

A train has struck and killed a pedestrian near Mystic.


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Subway Derails In Queens Tunnel

A subway train carrying some 1,000 passengers shook and tilted before derailing in a Queens tunnel on Friday, injuring more than a dozen people.


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Guerrera: Tolls Could Make Up For Lower Gas Tax Revenue

A key lawmaker in the Connecticut General Assembly is embracing a White House proposal to loosen restrictions on tolling federal interstates.


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DMV Announces Modernization Efforts

WETHERSFIELD, Conn. (CBS Connecticut) _ Governor Dannel P. Malloy Thursday announced that the Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) is now accepting appointments for learner’s permit tests in the Old Saybrook office as part of the […]


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Commuters Weigh In On Busway

Commuters weighed in Wednesday with generally positive reviews on plans to build a $567 million bus-only corridor in central Connecticut, which could take thousands of cars off the road and cut commute times.


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State Supreme Court to Hear Arguments in Route 44 Crash

The Connecticut Supreme Court will hear arguments in two lawsuits filed over a 2005 crash at the bottom of Avon Mountain that killed four people and injured 19 others.



Metro-North Schedule Changes Approved

Connecticut transportation officials have approved schedule changes for the Metro-North commuter railroad’s New Haven line.



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