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headlines found matching 'Rail transport'
Tue January 25, 2022
(WCVB Boston)
 
 
 
Ever wonder what would happen if the lights and gates at railway crossings weren't turned on? Well, yes, death and destruction, sure. But also, "administrative leave"
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Mon January 24, 2022
(Trains)
 
 
 
BNSF workers about to strike. With a 37.1% profit margin, I wonder if the whole series of laws that exist to make it nearly impossible for their workers to strike plays a role here
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Thu January 20, 2022
(Some LA Blog)
 
 
 
Remember that viral stories about Amazon packages stolen from trains in LA? Remember how the stories didn't mention how the railroad laid off most of its own security force
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Wed January 19, 2022
(Ars Technica)
 
 
 
Former SpaceX engineers seek to do with rail crossings what they've done with astronomy
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Tue January 18, 2022
(NBC Washington)
 
 
 
D.C. Metro General Manager Paul Wiedefeld announces plans to retire in 6 months on news that there's really nothing left in the system for him to break
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Mon January 03, 2022
(Daily Star)
 
Weeners
 
Train station sign grows a big rubber penis, leaves all commuters in stitches. The poor train station employee who had to get it down not so much (possible nsfw content on page)
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Fri December 31, 2021
(WRAL)
 
 
 
If you are walking on a railroad track, and a train is choo choo chooing, you should choose to GTFO the tracks as soon as possible
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Wed December 22, 2021
(Independent)
 
 
 
Bad: Forgetting to turn your stove off. Worse: Forgetting to turn your suicide implant off
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Wed December 08, 2021
(Southgate News-Herald)
 
 
 
Train taps tipsy traveler's transport
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Sun December 05, 2021
(The Virginian-Pilot)
 
 
 
Real-life Norfolk Southern train carbuilder wins the 1st model railroading contest he's ever entered; "if I'm going to do something for 30 years, I might as well like it"
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Sat December 04, 2021
(BBC)
 
 
 
Man surprises his girlfriend with his huge...model railway. She was a biatchuffed off but the relationship is still on track, it hasn't hit the buffers yet
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Mon November 29, 2021
(Metro)
 
 
 
Teenage girls tempt Darwin by doing handstands at 80mph train crossing
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Sun November 28, 2021
(SoraNews24)
 
 
 
If you want to leaf, take the train
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Thu November 18, 2021
(History Channel)
 
 
 
On this day in history, in 1883, Railroads created the first time zones, which was kind of like when you dropped acid in high school and were stuck in study hall for approximately eight years
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Wed November 10, 2021
(MSN)
 
 
 
Do you enjoy seeing poor people's backyards? Is plane travel far too fast and convenient for you? Here are all the upsides of a cross-country rail trip
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Tue November 09, 2021
(SoraNews24)
 
 
 
If you got dinged $0.50 for being a minute late, and it wasn't your fault, would you sue? Tag is for the rail company dinging the employee for parking the train late at the end of his shift
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Mon November 08, 2021
(WPTV)
 
 
 
On the first day of operation after a 20 month shutdown, train makes like a reindeer
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(Live Science)
 
 
 
Archaeologist uncover a Chinese railroad worker house in a Utah ghost town. No mention, however, of Chinese railroad worker ghosts
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Sat November 06, 2021
(CNN)
 
 
 
So now that the infrastructure bill has finally passed, let's all see what is inside it
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Thu October 28, 2021
(AP News)
 
 
 
Kim Jong-un has lost 44 pounds, "but remains healthy." Not to nitpick, AP, but he's probably even healthier without those 44 pounds
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Sat October 23, 2021
(Yahoo)
 
 
 
Amtrak decides that dining cars are back on the menu on long haul Western routes. Tens of riders rejoice
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Tue October 19, 2021
(Summit Daily)
 
 
 
Cool: Rail fans take a look as the Breckenridge Heritage Alliance begins restoration of an historic snowplow engine. Fark.com: Knapp pointed out that the rotary plow that sits in Breckenridge never worked the high line route and actually worked in AK
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(Fox 21 Duluth)
 
 
 
Duluth. Duluth. Duluth is on fire
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Mon October 18, 2021
(WBTV 3 Charlotte)
 
 
 
You can add 'stolen front-end loaders' to the list of things that can potentially kill you in Australia
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(Twitchy)
 
 
 
If you were planning on taking Metro in DC this morning, you may want to revise your plans
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Sun October 17, 2021
(WCAX Vermont)
 
 
 
Would you enjoy a 200-mile journey going no more than 25 mph in a 45-motorcar parade just to enjoy the scenery of a rail system in Vermont during foliage season?
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Sun October 03, 2021
(Gothamist)
 
 
 
The MTA runs those no-subway-surfing PSAs for a reason, and here's one of the reasons now
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Sat October 02, 2021
(Ars Technica)
 
 
 
Sometimes shrinkage is a good thing
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