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Amtrak To Test 165 mph In Northeast Corridor — But Not In Connecticut

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) _ Amtrak is going to break the speed limit this week in the Northeast Corridor. The rail service announced Monday it will operate test trains overnight at 165 mph in four stretches […]

09/24/2012

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Pedestrian Struck, Killed By Amtrak Train In Windsor Locks

Amtrak says a pedestrian has been struck and killed in Windsor Locks by a train headed from Springfield, Mass., to New Haven.

04/18/2012

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Pedestrian Killed By Train In Wallingford

A pedestrian has been killed by a train in Wallingford on the Meriden town line.

12/05/2011

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Bridge Work Will Affect Weekend Amtrak Service

Amtrak is suspending its Northeast Regional service between Boston and New York City from 4 p.m. Saturday through noon Sunday to replace two century-old bridge spans in Connecticut.

11/04/2011

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Derailment Causes Metro-North, Amtrak Problems

A derailed piece of work equipment halted Metro-North train service between Bridgeport and Fairfield Friday night.

06/25/2011

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Proposal Would Spin Off Northeast Corridor Service From Amtrak

A key House Republican is proposing to take popular Northeast corridor train service away from Amtrak and solicit bids from private investors for high-speed rail service.

05/26/2011

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Suspicious Package Found At New London Bus Station

The State Police bomb squad has detonated a suspicious package at a Connecticut bus station that caused delays on a nearby Amtrak line.

05/10/2011

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Section Of Route 1 Closed For Construction

A section of Route 1 in Branford will be closed from 9 p.m. on Saturday until noontime on Sunday so that crews can set new bridge griders for the Amtrak Railroad Bridge.

04/30/2011

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Amtrak To “Tweet” Problems

Amtrak is introducing a pilot program to notify Northeast Corridor passengers about major service disruptions via Twitter.

03/29/2011

Pedestrian Struck, Killed By Train

A pedestrian was struck and killed by a train in Groton Wednesday morning.

03/02/2011

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