High speed rail in the United States

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Daily News
Impact and opportunities for Asia and Europe: One belt one roadNow the legendary Silk Road is one of Beijing’s most important international tr
Impact and opportunities for Asia and Europe: One belt one road
Daily News / Posted 21 hours ago
Now the legendary Silk Road is one of Beijing’s most important international trade and development initiatives – nicknamed: “One Belt One Road”, or OBOR as it is frequently referred to. At present China’s economy is the world’s second largest behind... Read more
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Lake Tahoe News
Road Best: Hyundai Santa Fe Sport top of its classThe 2017 Hyundai Santa Fe Sport may be the best in its class. Photos/Larry Weit
Road Best: Hyundai Santa Fe Sport top of its class
Lake Tahoe News / Posted 22 hours ago
The 2017 Hyundai Santa Fe Sport may be the best in its class. Photos/Larry Weitzman By Larry Weitzman First with respect to the Santa Fe Sport is its classification. While it rides on a 106.3-inch wheelbase, which is 1 to 3 inches longer than the... Read more
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Boston Globe
Amtrak’s answer for aging Acela fleet: 160-mph trainsWASHINGTON — A new era of high-speed train travel is coming to the nation’s bus
Amtrak’s answer for aging Acela fleet: 160-mph trains
Boston Globe / Posted 2 days ago
WASHINGTON — A new era of high-speed train travel is coming to the nation’s busiest rail corridor. Federal officials Friday announced a $2.45 billion loan to Amtrak for the purchase of state-of-the-art trains to replace the aging Acela trains that... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Amtrak awards Alstom $2bn deal for high-speed trainsWILMINGTON, UNITED STATES - US rail operator Amtrak on Friday awarded a $2 bill
Amtrak awards Alstom $2bn deal for high-speed trains
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 3 days ago
WILMINGTON, UNITED STATES - US rail operator Amtrak on Friday awarded a $2 billion (€1.8 billion ) deal to French manufacturer Alstom to supply new trains for its key Acela service between Washington, New York and Boston. US rail operator Amtrak... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Amtrak awards Alstom $2.0 bn deal for high-speed trainsWILMINGTON (UNITED STATES) - US rail operator Amtrak on Friday awarded a $2.0 b
Amtrak awards Alstom $2.0 bn deal for high-speed trains
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 3 days ago
WILMINGTON (UNITED STATES) - US rail operator Amtrak on Friday awarded a $2.0 billion (1.8 billion euros) deal to French manufacturer Alstom to supply new trains for its key Acela service between Washington, New York and Boston. US rail operator... Read more
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Market Watch
America’s investment in its own future is in a depressionThe U.S. economy, by some measures, has recovered from the Great Recession: The
America’s investment in its own future is in a depression
Market Watch / Posted 4 days ago
The U.S. economy, by some measures, has recovered from the Great Recession: The unemployment rate is only half what it was at the worst, real gross domestic product is about 10% larger than the previous peak, and personal wealth has risen by more... Read more
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The Washington Times
How private enterprise drives the trainsANALYSIS/OPINION: Texans are turning the tables on how to pay for nationally c
How private enterprise drives the trains
The Washington Times / Posted 4 days ago
ANALYSIS/OPINION: Texans are turning the tables on how to pay for nationally critical infrastructure projects, leading the way with a high-speed train project that relies on the expertise of private entrepreneurs instead of government money. A... Read more
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Kiama Independent
The South Coast Regional Wrap | Friday, August 26, 2016Get across news headlines from around regional Australia this morning. Here’s
The South Coast Regional Wrap | Friday, August 26, 2016
Kiama Independent / Posted 4 days ago
Get across news headlines from around regional Australia this morning. Here’s your headlines from around regional Australia and beyond. Scroll down and refresh for weather, road reports and more. 8.30am: That's a wrap for this morning. Remember to... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Frost & Sullivan Applauds ASC for Excelling in the Rotation Rate Sensors Market With Its High-Quality Service and Varied SolutionsLondon — Partnering with distributors to explore markets that are relatively un
Frost & Sullivan Applauds ASC for Excelling in the Rotation Rate Sensors Market With Its High-Quality Service and Varied Solutions
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
London — Partnering with distributors to explore markets that are relatively untapped has proved a winning move for ASC Based on its recent analysis of the market for acceleration and rotation rate sensors in the rail industry, Frost & Sullivan... Read more
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The New Yorker
A Monument to Outlast Humanity1. Sleeping Beauty “I’m trying to tell you the story of my strange life,” the
A Monument to Outlast Humanity
The New Yorker / Posted 7 days ago
1. Sleeping Beauty “I’m trying to tell you the story of my strange life,” the artist Michael Heizer said to me. “I’m not sure how much I want everyone to know, but it’s all going to come out.” It was March in New York, a cold, long-shadowed... Read more
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Philly.com
With a comfortable lead, Clinton begins laying plans for her White House agendaHillary Clinton's increasingly confident campaign has begun crafting a detailed
With a comfortable lead, Clinton begins laying plans for her White House agenda
Philly.com / Posted 9 days ago
Hillary Clinton's increasingly confident campaign has begun crafting a detailed agenda for her possible presidency, with plans to focus on measures aimed at creating jobs, boosting infrastructure spending and enacting immigration reform if current... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Immigration, Supreme Court, guns, campaign finance: Hillary Clinton's to-do list is formingWashington: Hillary Clinton's increasingly confident campaign has begun craftin
Immigration, Supreme Court, guns, campaign finance: Hillary Clinton's to-do list is forming
Brisbane Times / Posted 9 days ago
Washington: Hillary Clinton's increasingly confident campaign has begun crafting a detailed agenda for her possible presidency, with plans to focus on measures aimed at creating jobs, boosting infrastructure spending and enacting immigration reform... Read more
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The Age
Immigration, Supreme Court, guns, campaign finance: Hillary Clinton's to-do list is formingWashington: Hillary Clinton's increasingly confident campaign has begun craftin
Immigration, Supreme Court, guns, campaign finance: Hillary Clinton's to-do list is forming
The Age / Posted 9 days ago
Washington: Hillary Clinton's increasingly confident campaign has begun crafting a detailed agenda for her possible presidency, with plans to focus on measures aimed at creating jobs, boosting infrastructure spending and enacting immigration reform... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Immigration, Supreme Court, guns, campaign finance: Hillary Clinton's to-do list is formingWashington: Hillary Clinton's increasingly confident campaign has begun craftin
Immigration, Supreme Court, guns, campaign finance: Hillary Clinton's to-do list is forming
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 9 days ago
Washington: Hillary Clinton's increasingly confident campaign has begun crafting a detailed agenda for her possible presidency, with plans to focus on measures aimed at creating jobs, boosting infrastructure spending and enacting immigration reform... Read more
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Philly.com
It's official: King of Prussia now one vast mallGood bye Plaza. So long Court. At 9:45 a.m., Thursday, King of Prussia Mall wa
It's official: King of Prussia now one vast mall
Philly.com / Posted 12 days ago
Good bye Plaza. So long Court. At 9:45 a.m., Thursday, King of Prussia Mall was officially declared "one mall" by owner Simon Property Group. Hello Bonobos and Calligaris. Bring it on Jimmy Choo, Vince, and CH Carolina Herrera. The East Coast's... Read more
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The Age
Turkish plan to strip MPs' immunity could go to referendumAnkara: Turkey's ruling AK Party has won initial support in parliament for a co
Turkish plan to strip MPs' immunity could go to referendum
The Age / Posted 12 days ago
Ankara: Turkey's ruling AK Party has won initial support in parliament for a constitutional change that could see pro-Kurdish and other MPs prosecuted, but failed to secure a strong enough majority for now to avoid a referendum on the issue. Several... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Turkish plan to strip MPs' immunity could go to referendumAnkara: Turkey's ruling AK Party has won initial support in parliament for a co
Turkish plan to strip MPs' immunity could go to referendum
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 12 days ago
Ankara: Turkey's ruling AK Party has won initial support in parliament for a constitutional change that could see pro-Kurdish and other MPs prosecuted, but failed to secure a strong enough majority for now to avoid a referendum on the issue. Several... Read more
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Canberra Times
Turkish plan to strip MPs' immunity could go to referendumAnkara: Turkey's ruling AK Party has won initial support in parliament for a co
Turkish plan to strip MPs' immunity could go to referendum
Canberra Times / Posted 12 days ago
Ankara: Turkey's ruling AK Party has won initial support in parliament for a constitutional change that could see pro-Kurdish and other MPs prosecuted, but failed to secure a strong enough majority for now to avoid a referendum on the issue. Several... Read more
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Asia Sentinel
US Citizenship Costs Indonesian Energy Minister His JobIndonesian President Joko Widodo dismissed his newly minted Energy Minister Arc
US Citizenship Costs Indonesian Energy Minister His Job
Asia Sentinel / Posted 14 days ago
Indonesian President Joko Widodo dismissed his newly minted Energy Minister Arcandra Tahar late Monday after it was found out that he also holds American citizenship, which is illegal under Indonesian law. Arcandra, a senior petroleum engineer who... Read more
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The Hindu
Modi's address on the 70th Independence DayDraft text of the english rendering of PM Shri Narendra Modi’s address to the N
Modi's address on the 70th Independence Day
The Hindu / Posted 14 days ago
Draft text of the english rendering of PM Shri Narendra Modi’s address to the Nation from the ramparts of the Red Fort on the 70th Independence Day My beloved countrymen, on this auspicious occasion of our festival of freedom; I extend lots of... Read more
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The Auto Channel
2017 Nissan Titan Pricing and DetailsIn 2016, the Nissan TITAN XD shook up the highly competitive full-size pickup s
2017 Nissan Titan Pricing and Details
The Auto Channel / Posted 14 days ago
In 2016, the Nissan TITAN XD shook up the highly competitive full-size pickup segment in the United States and Canada with a bold design and capabilities that staked out a unique position in the segment between traditional heavy-duty and light-duty... Read more
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The Economic Times
Full text of PM Narendra Modi's 70th Independence Day speechMy beloved countrymen, on this auspicious occasion of our festival of freedom;
Full text of PM Narendra Modi's 70th Independence Day speech
The Economic Times / Posted 15 days ago
My beloved countrymen, on this auspicious occasion of our festival of freedom; I extend lots of greetings to one hundred twenty five crore of fellow nationals and also to entire Indian diaspora spread all over the world, from this rampart of the Red... Read more
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dna
'What kind of country is inspired by terrorism': Full text of PM Modi's Independence Day addressPrime Minister Narendra Modi took aim at supporters of "terrorism" in his Indep
'What kind of country is inspired by terrorism': Full text of PM Modi's Independence Day address
dna / Posted 15 days ago
Prime Minister Narendra Modi took aim at supporters of "terrorism" in his Independence Day speech on Monday, ratcheting up criticism of Pakistan while avoiding direct mention of month-long protests in Indian-ruled Kashmir. Modi also pitched a vision... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Maps show where high-speed trains could travel beyond a Houston-Dallas lineEurope and Japan have shown that high-speed rail is a pretty effective way to m
Maps show where high-speed trains could travel beyond a Houston-Dallas line
Houston Chronicle / Posted 18 days ago
Europe and Japan have shown that high-speed rail is a pretty effective way to move around the world. Data from the Trans-European Transport Network says a 250 mile journey can be up to an hour faster on a high-speed train than by plane. If the same... Read more
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Arkansas Democrat-Gazette
Business news in briefLR Tech Park to shore up too-thin wall Construction on a portion of the Little
Business news in brief
Arkansas Democrat-Gazette / Posted 19 days ago
LR Tech Park to shore up too-thin wall Construction on a portion of the Little Rock Technology Park will be delayed because of concerns over the stability of a wall at 415 S. Main St. Tech park Executive Director Brent Birch informed board members... Read more
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The Atlantic
The 2016 Presidential Cheat Sheet: It's Trump vs. ClintonThere are three months until Election Day, and anti-Trump Republicans finally h
The 2016 Presidential Cheat Sheet: It's Trump vs. Clinton
The Atlantic / Posted 21 days ago
There are three months until Election Day, and anti-Trump Republicans finally have their man—even if they’ve never heard of him. On August 8, Evan McMullin announced he is running as an independent for president. If you’re not familiar, don’t feel... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
The future of travel, from villas beneath the sea to journeys into spaceThough we are in tumultuous times, post-Brexit, nobody has yet confronted the p
The future of travel, from villas beneath the sea to journeys into space
Daily Telegraph / Posted 22 days ago
Though we are in tumultuous times, post-Brexit, nobody has yet confronted the prospect of an enclave of Britain adopting the euro – but it is going to happen, and shortly. For an Austrian developer is set to make this unlikely eventuality a reality;... Read more
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Business Insider
This animated map shows how radically a high-speed train system would improve travel in the US The US's railroad network is made up of around 140,000 miles of track, but ma
This animated map shows how radically a high-speed train system would improve travel in the US
Business Insider / Posted 22 days ago
The US's railroad network is made up of around 140,000 miles of track, but many of our trains are slow and out-dated. Over the last couple of decades,... Read more
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Daily Mirror
These brutal figures expose how the Tories are leaving northern transport behindThe capital receives over £1,500 per head more than other parts of England in i
These brutal figures expose how the Tories are leaving northern transport behind
Daily Mirror / Posted 22 days ago
The capital receives over £1,500 per head more than other parts of England in infrastructure investment, says the Institute for Public Policy Research. The Crossrail train link alone will get £4.6 billion, exceeding the £4.3 billion total for all... Read more
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Wakefield Today
Government urged to prioritise North’s HS3 ahead of HS2 schemeConstruction of the HS3 rail line between northern cities should take priority
Government urged to prioritise North’s HS3 ahead of HS2 scheme
Wakefield Today / Posted 22 days ago
Construction of the HS3 rail line between northern cities should take priority over the controversial HS2 high-speed link from London to the Midlands, as part of a North First strategy for transport spending, a thinktank has said. The Institute for... Read more
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chroniclelive
Rail link between northern cities should 'take priority' over HS2 planConstruction of the HS3 rail line between northern cities should take priority
Rail link between northern cities should 'take priority' over HS2 plan
chroniclelive / Posted 22 days ago
Construction of the HS3 rail line between northern cities should take priority over the controversial HS2 high-speed link from London to the Midlands as part of a North First strategy for transport spending, a think-tank has said. The Institute for... Read more
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Streatham Guardian
Government urged to prioritise North's HS3 ahead of HS2 schemeConstruction of the HS3 rail line between northern cities should take priority
Government urged to prioritise North's HS3 ahead of HS2 scheme
Streatham Guardian / Posted 22 days ago
Construction of the HS3 rail line between northern cities should take priority over the controversial HS2 high-speed link from London to the Midlands, as part of a North First strategy for transport spending, a thinktank has said. The Institute for... Read more
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Bury Times
Government urged to prioritise North's HS3 ahead of HS2 schemeConstruction of the HS3 rail line between northern cities should take priority
Government urged to prioritise North's HS3 ahead of HS2 scheme
Bury Times / Posted 22 days ago
Construction of the HS3 rail line between northern cities should take priority over the controversial HS2 high-speed link from London to the Midlands, as part of a North First strategy for transport spending, a thinktank has said. The Institute for... Read more
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Gazette
Government urged to prioritise North's HS3 ahead of HS2 schemeConstruction of the HS3 rail line between northern cities should take priority
Government urged to prioritise North's HS3 ahead of HS2 scheme
Gazette / Posted 22 days ago
Construction of the HS3 rail line between northern cities should take priority over the controversial HS2 high-speed link from London to the Midlands, as part of a North First strategy for transport spending, a thinktank has said. The Institute for... Read more
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guardian-series
Government urged to prioritise North's HS3 ahead of HS2 schemeConstruction of the HS3 rail line between northern cities should take priority
Government urged to prioritise North's HS3 ahead of HS2 scheme
guardian-series / Posted 22 days ago
Construction of the HS3 rail line between northern cities should take priority over the controversial HS2 high-speed link from London to the Midlands, as part of a North First strategy for transport spending, a thinktank has said. The Institute for... Read more
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Harrow Times
Government urged to prioritise North's HS3 ahead of HS2 schemeConstruction of the HS3 rail line between northern cities should take priority
Government urged to prioritise North's HS3 ahead of HS2 scheme
Harrow Times / Posted 22 days ago
Construction of the HS3 rail line between northern cities should take priority over the controversial HS2 high-speed link from London to the Midlands, as part of a North First strategy for transport spending, a thinktank has said. The Institute for... Read more
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This is West Country
Government urged to prioritise North's HS3 ahead of HS2 schemeConstruction of the HS3 rail line between northern cities should take priority
Government urged to prioritise North's HS3 ahead of HS2 scheme
This is West Country / Posted 22 days ago
Construction of the HS3 rail line between northern cities should take priority over the controversial HS2 high-speed link from London to the Midlands, as part of a North First strategy for transport spending, a thinktank has said. The Institute for... Read more
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Gazette News
Government urged to prioritise North's HS3 ahead of HS2 schemeConstruction of the HS3 rail line between northern cities should take priority
Government urged to prioritise North's HS3 ahead of HS2 scheme
Gazette News / Posted 22 days ago
Construction of the HS3 rail line between northern cities should take priority over the controversial HS2 high-speed link from London to the Midlands, as part of a North First strategy for transport spending, a thinktank has said. The Institute for... Read more
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Bolton News
Government urged to prioritise North's HS3 ahead of HS2 schemeConstruction of the HS3 rail line between northern cities should take priority
Government urged to prioritise North's HS3 ahead of HS2 scheme
Bolton News / Posted 22 days ago
Construction of the HS3 rail line between northern cities should take priority over the controversial HS2 high-speed link from London to the Midlands, as part of a North First strategy for transport spending, a thinktank has said. The Institute for... Read more
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St Albans & Harpenden Review
Government urged to prioritise North's HS3 ahead of HS2 schemeConstruction of the HS3 rail line between northern cities should take priority
Government urged to prioritise North's HS3 ahead of HS2 scheme
St Albans & Harpenden Review / Posted 22 days ago
Construction of the HS3 rail line between northern cities should take priority over the controversial HS2 high-speed link from London to the Midlands, as part of a North First strategy for transport spending, a thinktank has said. The Institute for... Read more
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Wandsworth Guardian
Government urged to prioritise North's HS3 ahead of HS2 schemeConstruction of the HS3 rail line between northern cities should take priority
Government urged to prioritise North's HS3 ahead of HS2 scheme
Wandsworth Guardian / Posted 22 days ago
Construction of the HS3 rail line between northern cities should take priority over the controversial HS2 high-speed link from London to the Midlands, as part of a North First strategy for transport spending, a thinktank has said. The Institute for... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Government urged to prioritise North's HS3 ahead of HS2 schemeConstruction of the HS3 rail line between northern cities should take priority
Government urged to prioritise North's HS3 ahead of HS2 scheme
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 22 days ago
Construction of the HS3 rail line between northern cities should take priority over the controversial HS2 high-speed link from London to the Midlands, as part of a North First strategy for transport spending, a thinktank has said. The Institute for... Read more
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Croydon Guardian
Government urged to prioritise North's HS3 ahead of HS2 schemeConstruction of the HS3 rail line between northern cities should take priority
Government urged to prioritise North's HS3 ahead of HS2 scheme
Croydon Guardian / Posted 22 days ago
Construction of the HS3 rail line between northern cities should take priority over the controversial HS2 high-speed link from London to the Midlands, as part of a North First strategy for transport spending, a thinktank has said. The Institute for... Read more
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Hampshire Chronicle
Government urged to prioritise North's HS3 ahead of HS2 schemeConstruction of the HS3 rail line between northern cities should take priority
Government urged to prioritise North's HS3 ahead of HS2 scheme
Hampshire Chronicle / Posted 22 days ago
Construction of the HS3 rail line between northern cities should take priority over the controversial HS2 high-speed link from London to the Midlands, as part of a North First strategy for transport spending, a thinktank has said. The Institute for... Read more
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This is Oxfordshire
Government urged to prioritise North's HS3 ahead of HS2 schemeConstruction of the HS3 rail line between northern cities should take priority
Government urged to prioritise North's HS3 ahead of HS2 scheme
This is Oxfordshire / Posted 22 days ago
Construction of the HS3 rail line between northern cities should take priority over the controversial HS2 high-speed link from London to the Midlands, as part of a North First strategy for transport spending, a thinktank has said. The Institute for... Read more
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Lancashire Telegraph
Government urged to prioritise North's HS3 ahead of HS2 schemeConstruction of the HS3 rail line between northern cities should take priority
Government urged to prioritise North's HS3 ahead of HS2 scheme
Lancashire Telegraph / Posted 22 days ago
Construction of the HS3 rail line between northern cities should take priority over the controversial HS2 high-speed link from London to the Midlands, as part of a North First strategy for transport spending, a thinktank has said. The Institute for... Read more
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The News and Star
Government urged to prioritise North's HS3 ahead of HS2 schemeConstruction of the HS3 rail line between northern cities should take priority
Government urged to prioritise North's HS3 ahead of HS2 scheme
The News and Star / Posted 22 days ago
Construction of the HS3 rail line between northern cities should take priority over the controversial HS2 high-speed link from London to the Midlands, as part of a North First strategy for transport spending, a thinktank has said. The Institute for... Read more
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Northern Echo
Government urged to prioritise North's HS3 ahead of HS2 schemeIPPR analysis of Government plans for public or part-public infrastructure inve
Government urged to prioritise North's HS3 ahead of HS2 scheme
Northern Echo / Posted 22 days ago
IPPR analysis of Government plans for public or part-public infrastructure investment between 2016/17 and 2020/21 found that London is due to receive around £17 billion of spending over the period - more than half of the total for England. The... Read more
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Daily Mirror
High speed rail link in the North 'should take priority over London's HS2'The capital receives over £1,500 per head more than other parts of England in i
High speed rail link in the North 'should take priority over London's HS2'
Daily Mirror / Posted 22 days ago
The capital receives over £1,500 per head more than other parts of England in infrastructure investment, says the Institute for Public Policy Research. The Crossrail train link alone will get £4.6 billion, exceeding the £4.3 billion total for all... Read more
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Newsmax
No, Donald, America's Bridges Are Not Falling DownThere is a good reason why Donald Trump’s campaign has been light on policy det
No, Donald, America's Bridges Are Not Falling Down
Newsmax / Posted 23 days ago
There is a good reason why Donald Trump’s campaign has been light on policy details. To wit, it seems that every time he gets specific he manages to serve up a steaming pile of hogwash. So when he told Fox News that he would double-down on Hillary’s... Read more
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