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A Metro-North train at the Bridgeport station. Photo by WTIC's Matt Dwyer.

Metro-North Warns Of Half-hour Delays On New Haven Line

Metro-North Railroad is advising passengers of delays of between 20 minutes and 30 minutes on the New Haven line in Connecticut and the Harlem and Hudson lines in New York.

4 hours ago

FAIRFIELD, CT - MAY 18: A Connecticut state investigator examines the scene of a Metro North train collision on May 18, 2013 in Fairfield, Connecticut.  Two New Haven Line Metro North trains collided on Friday, May 17, injuring as many as 60 people. (Photo by Michael Graae/Getty Images)

Four Victims Of Train Crash Settle With Metro-North

DAVE COLLINS, Associated Press   HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Four of 28 people who sued the Metro-North Railroad in federal court after being injured in a train crash in Connecticut last year have settled with […]

09/15/2014

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Fatality on the Tracks in Fairfield

Man struck and killed by Amtrak train, MTA Police investigating

WTIC NewsTalk 1080–09/06/2014

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Metro-North Train Strikes Van Stuck On Tracks

Authorities say a Metro-North train on the Danbury line has struck an unoccupied van in Norwalk but no injuries have been reported.

02/16/2014

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Metro-North Trims Morning Schedule For Storm

Metro-North has announced a reduced schedule for the morning commute.

02/04/2014

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Rail Safety Agency To Rule On Train Cams

Two U.S. senators say a federal rail safety agency plans to propose a rule regarding the installation of video cameras aboard trains to monitor drivers and record accidents.

01/12/2014

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Derailment Renews Questions On Automated Speed Control

By JIM FITZGERALD and FRANK ELTMAN,  Associated Press YONKERS, N.Y. (AP) _ The revelation that a New York City commuter train derailed while barreling around a sharp curve at nearly three times the speed limit […]

12/03/2013

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Investigation Begins Into Why Metro-North Train Derailed

Federal authorities on Monday were beginning an exhaustive investigation into what caused a New York City commuter train rounding a riverside curve to derail, killing four people and injuring more than 60 others.

12/02/2013

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The World’s Coolest Train Stations

Despite the abundance of public transportation options, trains remain a popular and consistent way to travel easily. Check out the world’s coolest train stations.

11/13/2013

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NTSB Considers This Year’s Metro-North Accidents

A Metro-North Railroad official has told federal regulators investigating a derailment and fatal accident in May that the commuter line is behind schedule with some maintenance.

11/06/2013

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