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Travel By Train For Your Next Vacation

To get better acquainted with Amtrak, the nation’s railroad service, here’s a simple yet very helpful guide to understanding how get onboard a passenger train.

09/11/2014

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Amtrak Train Crashes Into Fallen Tree On Way To Chicago From Detroit

“It was jarring and everyone felt it in their seats and wondered what was going on,” one passenger said.

WWJ Newsradio 950–09/05/2014

Photo Credit: Scott Halleran/Getty Images

City Guide to Houston

Here’s a quick and easy guide to Houston, the nation’s fourth largest city and the largest city in Texas.

08/26/2014

Atlantic City Boardwalk (Credit, Randy Yagi)

Budget Travel Tips For Atlantic City

Read on for budget travel tips for entertainment, travel, dining and lodging on the Jersey shore at Atlantic City

08/01/2014

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Teen Struck, Killed By Pontiac-Bound Amtrak Train

Authorities say a 16-year-old boy has died after being struck by a passenger train in southwestern Michigan.

WWJ Newsradio 950–07/01/2014

Passengers are noting the increased security presence around train travel. (File photo)

Fatality Confirmed In Amtrak Collision Outside Kalamazoo

A victim –under the age of 18 — was fatally struck by a train near the intersection of Burgess and Battle Creek in Galesburg on Monday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–06/30/2014

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Best Train Trips In The USA

Train trips may take longer, but they are more affordable than flying and they offer unique glimpses of America’s vast countryside.

03/25/2014

D-Dot bus. (WWJ/Mike Campbell)

Guide To Detroit’s Public Transportation

As Detroit moves forward in an effort to improve regional transportation, if you take the time now you can find ways around the city and never have to sit behind the wheel.

03/01/2014

Amtrak train. (Photo by Spencer Platt/Getty Images)

1 Injured As Train Collides With Car On Railroad Tracks In Ypsilanti

Officials say the mother attempted to stop for the train, but part of the car was still on the tracks.

97.1 The Ticket–02/01/2014

Amtrak (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Amtrak Cancels Some Popular Michigan To Chicago Trains Due To Weather

Deteriorating conditions on freight railroad-owned routes used by Amtrak have led to additional cancellations to and from the Chicago area Tuesday.

WWJ Newsradio 950–01/07/2014

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