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The Express-Times
Slate Belt town hits residents with new tax for fire equipmentit protects the safety of our people, that is our role as supervisors." The su
The Express-Times / Posted 19 hours ago
it protects the safety of our people, that is our role as supervisors." The supervisors also voted to buy the North Bangor Fire Co. a new $754,000 pumper truck, which will be financed over 10 years, to replace its current 1995 model. Supervisor... Read more
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Daily Mail
Al Capone's favorite Arkansas hotel in disrepair, could face closingoffer they can't refuse: Al Capone's favorite Arkansas hotel where he had his O
Daily Mail / Posted 2 days ago
offer they can't refuse: Al Capone's favorite Arkansas hotel where he had his OWN suite faces closure over falling plaster and electrical fire risks The Arlington Hotel and Spa has fallen into disrepair over the years It served as a mob hang out... Read more
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Al.com
Mayor continues bold pledge: Mobile will be 'safest city in America by 2020.' Is it doable?In 2013, Sandy Stimpson won the Mobile mayoral election on a campaign platform
Al.com / Posted 2 days ago
In 2013, Sandy Stimpson won the Mobile mayoral election on a campaign platform of "One Mobile" and a promise to establish, among other things, the "safest city in America by 2020." In his 2017 re-election campaign, Stimpson is doubling down on his... Read more
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The Shelter Island Reporter
Shelter Island Calendar of Eventsmeeting, 7:30 p.m., Presbyterian Church. Open discussion Monday through Friday,
The Shelter Island Reporter / Posted 2 days ago
meeting, 7:30 p.m., Presbyterian Church. Open discussion Monday through Friday, 7 a.m. St. Mary’s; Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Saturdays, 7:30 p.m. Al-Anon, Saturdays, 10 a.m., library, St. Mary’s. Alateen, for ages 11 to 18, Tuesdays, 3 p.m.,... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Fighting Fires For Free, Aging Volunteers Struggle To Recruit The Next GenerationIf you pull a fire alarm in any large U.S. city, it's likely that paid firefigh
KPBS San Diego / Posted 3 days ago
If you pull a fire alarm in any large U.S. city, it's likely that paid firefighters waiting at a nearby station will quickly respond. But seven out of 10 American firefighters are actually volunteers. They cover vast sections of the country, making... Read more
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ITBusiness.ca
Panasonic ToughBook hits a milestoneBack in 1997 when Panasonic launched the ToughBook it entered a very crowded ma
ITBusiness.ca / Posted 4 days ago
Back in 1997 when Panasonic launched the ToughBook it entered a very crowded marketplace. There were more than 25 brands of hardware at the time. Do you remember these names: Compaq, DEC, Gateway, eMachines, Packard Bell/NEC, AST, and IBM? There are... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Four GPs for 15,000 people - inquest into death of tormented man reveals the extent of the NHS crisislack of NHS resources is putting GP surgeries under so much pressure patients a
Manchester Evening News / Posted 4 days ago
lack of NHS resources is putting GP surgeries under so much pressure patients are fighting just to get phone appointments - and doctors are being coaxed out of retirement. That was the assessment of a Greater Manchester medic who spoke about the... Read more
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Hartselle Enquirer
Community CalendarPlease call Linda at 256-560-0771 or Maxine at 256-773-4978 so we can get a num
Hartselle Enquirer / Posted 5 days ago
Please call Linda at 256-560-0771 or Maxine at 256-773-4978 so we can get a number for the waiter staff. Michael Dean and Memphis will perform at Cahoots on Main Street in Hartselle on Aug. 17 from 5:30 to 8 p.m. For more info, call... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Former S&WB inspector 'sick' over recent developmentsA former inspector with the Orleans Sewerage and Water Board is speaking out on
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 8 days ago
A former inspector with the Orleans Sewerage and Water Board is speaking out on conditions that he believes have led to this week's problems. He says poor maintenance, caused in large part by reduced staffing, is largely to blame, and he says board... Read more
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FOX 8 New Orleans
Former S&WB inspector 'sick' over recent developmentsA former inspector with the Orleans Sewerage and Water Board is speaking out on
FOX 8 New Orleans / Posted 8 days ago
A former inspector with the Orleans Sewerage and Water Board is speaking out on conditions that he believes have led to this week's problems. He says poor maintenance, caused in large part by reduced staffing, is largely to blame, and he says board... Read more
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Daily Mail
HALF of America's black and Hispanic citizens are dehydrated because they don't have access to chemical-free water, Harvard study reveals
Daily Mail / Posted 8 days ago
because they don't have access to chemical-free water, Harvard study reveals Harvard study reveals 42% of Hispanics and 44% of blacks are dehydrated They believe that is down to a lack of... Read more
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CNET
What it takes to become a smart citypart of our Road Trip 2017 summer series "The Smartest Stuff," about how innova
CNET / Posted 8 days ago
part of our Road Trip 2017 summer series "The Smartest Stuff," about how innovators are thinking up new ways to make you — and the world around you — smarter. The city of the future is going to be cool, with smart tech that helps you live your... Read more
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Daily Mail
A low-calorie diet IS the key to youth, scientists claimlow-calorie diet IS the key to youth, scientists claim after finally discoverin
Daily Mail / Posted 9 days ago
low-calorie diet IS the key to youth, scientists claim after finally discovering the 'holy grail' link between metabolism and aging Researchers have found a link between the body's biological clock and aging The California-based scientists... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Make repairs or lose rent subsidies, feds warn owners of Tampa Park ApartmentsTAMPA — After falling asleep with water heating on the stove, James Gaines awok
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 9 days ago
TAMPA — After falling asleep with water heating on the stove, James Gaines awoke to a burning smell and an apartment full of smoke. The smoke detector on his living room ceiling hadn't made a peep. The window he tried to open to get some air... Read more
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Yellow Springs News
Council eyes option for smaller, denser housingyears as a way to increase density, following community support for more infill
Yellow Springs News / Posted 9 days ago
years as a way to increase density, following community support for more infill expressed during the 2010 visioning effort and the 2013 update in the Village zoning code. The new housing option is especially aimed at a perceived need among older... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Investigations into the abuse of disabled adults in Maine have slowed, without explanationhome care agency Branches, which assists her in the Bangor group home where she
Bangor Daily News / Posted 10 days ago
home care agency Branches, which assists her in the Bangor group home where she lives. Belden is intellectually disabled, and while she can converse with others and care for herself, she has trouble with critical thinking and long-term... Read more
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CBS News
These smart cities in Italy put Silicon Valley to shameof CNET's Road Trip 2017 summer series "The Smartest Stuff" about how innovator
CBS News / Posted 10 days ago
of CNET's Road Trip 2017 summer series "The Smartest Stuff" about how innovators are thinking up new ways to make you — and the world around you — smarter. A little after 2 p.m. on an impossibly muggy summer day in June, I squeeze my sweaty,... Read more
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CBS News
Trump takes credit for nuclear arsenal that was largely modernized during Obama administrationto take credit for the the strength of the U.S. nuclear arsenal, a day after wa
CBS News / Posted 10 days ago
to take credit for the the strength of the U.S. nuclear arsenal, a day after warning North Korea that it would be met with "fire and fury" if it continues to threaten America. Mr. Trump suggested in tweets that in his nearly seven months of serving... Read more
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CNET
These smart cities in Italy put Silicon Valley to shamepart of our Road Trip 2017 summer series "The Smartest Stuff," about how innova
CNET / Posted 10 days ago
part of our Road Trip 2017 summer series "The Smartest Stuff," about how innovators are thinking up new ways to make you — and the world around you — smarter. A little after 2 p.m. on an impossibly muggy summer day in June, I squeeze my sweaty,... Read more
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Dayton Daily News
Financing an option for $19.2 million Butler County equipment billPolice officer Scott Webb displays his radio outside the police station, Wednes
Dayton Daily News / Posted 11 days ago
Police officer Scott Webb displays his radio outside the police station, Wednesday, Aug. 2. Butler County officials and police and fire departments across the county are looking at a $19.2 million price tag to replace parts of the 800 MHz... Read more
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The Hamilton Journal News
Financing an option for $19.2 million Butler County equipment billPolice officer Scott Webb displays his radio outside the police station, Wednes
The Hamilton Journal News / Posted 11 days ago
Police officer Scott Webb displays his radio outside the police station, Wednesday, Aug. 2. Butler County officials and police and fire departments across the county are looking at a $19.2 million price tag to replace parts of the 800 MHz... Read more
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WALB Albany
Atlanta City Council member announces openings on city boards, commissions, advisory groupsimpact on their community. His office is currently accepting applications to fi
WALB Albany / Posted 11 days ago
impact on their community. His office is currently accepting applications to fill positions on 20 city boards, commissions and advisory groups. “I have had the opportunity to appoint everyday citizens to civic roles with various duties and... Read more
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WTVM 9 Columbus
Atlanta City Council member announces openings on city boards, commissions, advisory groupsimpact on their community. His office is currently accepting applications to fi
WTVM 9 Columbus / Posted 11 days ago
impact on their community. His office is currently accepting applications to fill positions on 20 city boards, commissions and advisory groups. “I have had the opportunity to appoint everyday citizens to civic roles with various duties and... Read more
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Hartselle Enquirer
Community CalendarLunch and Learn Series: Successful Women of Old Town Decatur: The Best, Brighte
Hartselle Enquirer / Posted 12 days ago
Lunch and Learn Series: Successful Women of Old Town Decatur: The Best, Brightest, and Well Connected- Join us for a program on the women of old Decatur presented by Wylheme H. Ragland, local historian. This will be an entertaining and educational... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Glenwood preps for looming traffic 'bomb'one minute after midnight on Aug. 14 — perhaps even one second after midnight —
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 15 days ago
one minute after midnight on Aug. 14 — perhaps even one second after midnight — traffic will be halted over the Grand Avenue Bridge crossing the Colorado River in Glenwood Springs. That aging bridge, the start of Colorado Highway 82... Read more
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ABC 7 Gulfshore News
Greater Naples firefighters draft list of complaintsThe Greater Naples Fire union claimed firefighters were working in unsafe condi
ABC 7 Gulfshore News / Posted 15 days ago
The Greater Naples Fire union claimed firefighters were working in unsafe conditions. Firefighters said they don't support the chief and outlined a list of complaints they want to be recognized. We took the allegations straight to the top to hear... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Greater Naples Fire union complains of old, failing equipmentThe Greater Naples Fire union claimed firefighters were working in unsafe condi
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 15 days ago
The Greater Naples Fire union claimed firefighters were working in unsafe conditions. Firefighters said they don't support the chief and outlined a list of complaints they want to be recognized. We took the allegations straight to the top to hear... Read more
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The Columbian
Why kids, seniors are more vulnerable in extreme heatMEDFORD, Ore. — With temperatures in the triple digits, Rogue Valley doctors ar
The Columbian / Posted 15 days ago
MEDFORD, Ore. — With temperatures in the triple digits, Rogue Valley doctors are warning that kids and senior citizens are most at risk from heat exhaustion and heat stroke. What might be safe for adults in their middle years could prove deadly for... Read more
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The Commercial Dispatch
Council mulls tax increase2-mill tax increase this year as they work to finalize the city's budget. Chie
The Commercial Dispatch / Posted 16 days ago
2-mill tax increase this year as they work to finalize the city's budget. Chief Administrative Officer David Armstrong and Mayor Robert Smith raised the issue to councilmen during a Wednesday afternoon budget meeting in City Hall. They said the... Read more
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New York Magazine
Felix Sater: Donald Trump’s Original Russia Connectionmoney launderer, convicted in connection with a stock swindle almost 20 years a
New York Magazine / Posted 16 days ago
money launderer, convicted in connection with a stock swindle almost 20 years ago. But many other facts about his strange and sordid case remained obscured. The courtroom was filled with investigative journalists from numerous outlets along with... Read more
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Business Wire
ComEd and the Metropolitan Mayors Caucus Award Grants to Advance Public Safety Initiatives in 25 Northern Illinois CommunitiesCHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--ComEd and the Metropolitan Mayors Caucus have come to
Business Wire / Posted 17 days ago
CHICAGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--ComEd and the Metropolitan Mayors Caucus have come together to award Powering Safe Communities grants to 25 Illinois municipalities – each receiving up to $10,000 to fund local public safety projects. In the program’s third... Read more
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Market Watch
Grenfell Tower is a lesson in the dangers of rolling back regulationOnce the Grenfell Tower landlord in London agreed to substitute cheaper constru
Market Watch / Posted 17 days ago
Once the Grenfell Tower landlord in London agreed to substitute cheaper construction materials to renovate the 120-apartment building, a death trap was set waiting to be sprung. In June, an uncontrollable inferno at the 24-story public housing... Read more
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The Topeka Capital-Journal
J Extra Calendar for Topeka and area events, Aug. 2-8, 2017Topeka West Rotary Club, 7 a.m., Hy-Vee (second-floor conference room), S.W. 29
The Topeka Capital-Journal / Posted 18 days ago
Topeka West Rotary Club, 7 a.m., Hy-Vee (second-floor conference room), S.W. 29th and Wanamaker. Information: Rick Ryan, 249-9000 or president@topekawestrotary.com. Capitol Midweek Farmers Market, 7:30 a.m. to noon (rain or shine), Kansas Capitol... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Council approves spending $1 million for new WFD ladder truckWilmington City Council approved spending more than one million dollars on a ne
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 18 days ago
Wilmington City Council approved spending more than one million dollars on a new ladder truck for the Wilmington Fire Department. The resolution was passed Tuesday night as part of council’s consent agenda. According to meeting documents, buying the... Read more
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Deseret News
Officials take next steps for flood aid — but don't expect feds to pay for home repairsstep two toward obtaining federal financial assistance for Salt Lake City after
Deseret News / Posted 19 days ago
step two toward obtaining federal financial assistance for Salt Lake City after a 200-year storm flooded schools, libraries and homes, Salt Lake County has now issued its emergency declaration. Salt Lake County Mayor Ben McAdams signed the... Read more
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The Shelby County Reporter
Area first responders learn about mental healthtraining July 24-28 that aimed to educate them about mental illness. The Shelb
The Shelby County Reporter / Posted 19 days ago
training July 24-28 that aimed to educate them about mental illness. The Shelby County Sheriff’s Office, North Shelby Fire Department and Helena, Hoover, Alabaster and Pelham police departments participated in the program, said Allison Boyd,... Read more
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Washington County News / Holmes County Times-Advertiser
Community Eventsnoon to 2 p.m. Wednesday, August 2 at Rivertown Community Church in Marianna. C
Washington County News / Holmes County Times-Advertiser / Posted 19 days ago
noon to 2 p.m. Wednesday, August 2 at Rivertown Community Church in Marianna. Chipola Healthy Start invites new mothers and their babies to learn more about breastfeeding, latch technique, basics of hand expression, meet other breastfeeding moms... Read more
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Hartselle Enquirer
Community CalendarReading Round-Up Book Club for the 2017 Adult Reading Challenge- Adults 18 and
Hartselle Enquirer / Posted 19 days ago
Reading Round-Up Book Club for the 2017 Adult Reading Challenge- Adults 18 and older are invited to our Reading Round-Up Book Club, where we discuss what we’re reading for the 5th annual Adult Reading Challenge. The atmosphere is casual so bring your... Read more
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Lake Placid News
Penn Station repairs not addressing this commuters' baneto take so long to arrive? It's an issue that will persist long after Amtrak c
Lake Placid News / Posted 20 days ago
to take so long to arrive? It's an issue that will persist long after Amtrak completes this summer's extensive repairs (and corresponding schedule cutbacks) at Penn Station. A linchpin in the northeastern U.S.' rail system, the station is... Read more
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NBC New York
When Trains Stall, Why Does Help Take So Long to Arrive?to take so long to arrive? It's an issue that will persist long after Amtrak c
NBC New York / Posted 20 days ago
to take so long to arrive? It's an issue that will persist long after Amtrak completes this summer's extensive repairs (and corresponding schedule cutbacks) at Penn Station. A linchpin in the northeastern U.S.' rail system, the station is... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Penn Station repairs not addressing this commuters' baneto take so long to arrive? It's an issue that will persist long after Amtrak c
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 20 days ago
to take so long to arrive? It's an issue that will persist long after Amtrak completes this summer's extensive repairs (and corresponding schedule cutbacks) at Penn Station. A linchpin in the northeastern U.S.' rail system, the station is... Read more
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WFMJ Youngstown
Penn Station repairs not addressing this commuters' baneto take so long to arrive? It's an issue that will persist long after Amtrak c
WFMJ Youngstown / Posted 20 days ago
to take so long to arrive? It's an issue that will persist long after Amtrak completes this summer's extensive repairs (and corresponding schedule cutbacks) at Penn Station. A linchpin in the northeastern U.S.' rail system, the station is... Read more
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KHQ Spokane
Penn Station repairs not addressing this commuters' baneto take so long to arrive? It's an issue that will persist long after Amtrak c
KHQ Spokane / Posted 20 days ago
to take so long to arrive? It's an issue that will persist long after Amtrak completes this summer's extensive repairs (and corresponding schedule cutbacks) at Penn Station. A linchpin in the northeastern U.S.' rail system, the station is... Read more
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KFDA-TV Amarillo
Penn Station repairs not addressing this commuters' baneto take so long to arrive? It's an issue that will persist long after Amtrak c
KFDA-TV Amarillo / Posted 20 days ago
to take so long to arrive? It's an issue that will persist long after Amtrak completes this summer's extensive repairs (and corresponding schedule cutbacks) at Penn Station. A linchpin in the northeastern U.S.' rail system, the station is... Read more
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WAVE 3 Louisville
Penn Station repairs not addressing this commuters' baneto take so long to arrive? It's an issue that will persist long after Amtrak c
WAVE 3 Louisville / Posted 20 days ago
to take so long to arrive? It's an issue that will persist long after Amtrak completes this summer's extensive repairs (and corresponding schedule cutbacks) at Penn Station. A linchpin in the northeastern U.S.' rail system, the station is... Read more
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KCBD-TV Lubbock
Penn Station repairs not addressing this commuters' baneto take so long to arrive? It's an issue that will persist long after Amtrak c
KCBD-TV Lubbock / Posted 20 days ago
to take so long to arrive? It's an issue that will persist long after Amtrak completes this summer's extensive repairs (and corresponding schedule cutbacks) at Penn Station. A linchpin in the northeastern U.S.' rail system, the station is... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Penn Station repairs not addressing this commuters' baneto take so long to arrive? It's an issue that will persist long after Amtrak c
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 20 days ago
to take so long to arrive? It's an issue that will persist long after Amtrak completes this summer's extensive repairs (and corresponding schedule cutbacks) at Penn Station. A linchpin in the northeastern U.S.' rail system, the station is... Read more
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WIS News 10 Columbia
Penn Station repairs not addressing this commuters' baneto take so long to arrive? It's an issue that will persist long after Amtrak c
WIS News 10 Columbia / Posted 20 days ago
to take so long to arrive? It's an issue that will persist long after Amtrak completes this summer's extensive repairs (and corresponding schedule cutbacks) at Penn Station. A linchpin in the northeastern U.S.' rail system, the station is... Read more
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ABC Montana
Penn Station repairs not addressing this commuters' baneto take so long to arrive? It's an issue that will persist long after Amtrak c
ABC Montana / Posted 20 days ago
to take so long to arrive? It's an issue that will persist long after Amtrak completes this summer's extensive repairs (and corresponding schedule cutbacks) at Penn Station. A linchpin in the northeastern U.S.' rail system, the station is... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Penn Station repairs not addressing this commuters' baneto take so long to arrive? It's an issue that will persist long after Amtrak c
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 20 days ago
to take so long to arrive? It's an issue that will persist long after Amtrak completes this summer's extensive repairs (and corresponding schedule cutbacks) at Penn Station. A linchpin in the northeastern U.S.' rail system, the station is... Read more
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