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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.



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.


Richard Blumenthal (Douglas Healey/Getty Images)

Blumenthal: Rail Award Falls Short

Connecticut’s $30 million award in federal transportation funding for a planned rail project between New Haven and Springfield, Mass. falls far short of what state leaders were seeking.


Metro-North Fixes Malfunctioning Ticket Machines

NEW YORK (AP) – Metro-North railroad says ticket machines are working again at most stations after a malfunction made them unable to accept credit cards. The railroad that serves New York City and its northern […]


Rell Seeks to Derail Metro North Ticket Changes

HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Connecticut Gov. M. Jodi Rell is pushing back against plans by the Metropolitan Transportation Authority that would affect costs of some Metro-North train tickets. Rell on Tuesday directed Department of Transportation […]


NYC Fire Affects Metro North Service

Update as of 2:35 P.M. NEW YORK (AP) _ Metro-North has resumed train service in and out of Grand Central Terminal following a fire underneath a bridge. The railroad is reporting scattered delays of up […]