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NBC Washington
Service Suspended on Part of Red Line Due to Gas LeakMetrorail service has been suspended on part of the Red Line after a gas leak w
Service Suspended on Part of Red Line Due to Gas Leak
NBC Washington / Posted 16 hours ago
Metrorail service has been suspended on part of the Red Line after a gas leak was reported at a Northeast Washington construction site. Service was suspended between the Rhode Island Avenue and Fort Totten stations just after 12:30 p.m.... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Holiday schedule for Fourth of Julyschedule. To find train schedules, call Tri-Rail customer service at 800-874-72
Holiday schedule for Fourth of July
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 18 hours ago
schedule. To find train schedules, call Tri-Rail customer service at 800-874-7245 or visit tri-rail.com. • Metrobus, Metrorail and Metromover will follow a Sunday schedule. For more information please call 3-1-1 or 305-891-3131. Shopping •... Read more
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The Hill
Can mass transit survive in the US?As Washingtonians suffer though massive, unprecedented shutdowns of the Metrora
Can mass transit survive in the US?
The Hill / Posted yesterday
As Washingtonians suffer though massive, unprecedented shutdowns of the Metrorail system this summer for urgent repair work made necessary by years of neglect and mismanagement, fingers have been pointed in every direction, often with an aim to score... Read more
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iol.co.za
Cape commuter 'thrown from train'Cape Town - As Metrorail continues to grapple with safety on trains, a 40-year-
Cape commuter 'thrown from train'
iol.co.za / Posted yesterday
Cape Town - As Metrorail continues to grapple with safety on trains, a 40-year-old commuter is recovering in hospital after being seriously injured when he fell from a moving train near Brackenfell train station on Tuesday. Exact details of... Read more
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News 24 South Africa
Mystery surrounds Cape Town man's fall from moving trainwitnessed him being thrown from the train and alerted paramedics, according to
Mystery surrounds Cape Town man's fall from moving train
News 24 South Africa / Posted yesterday
witnessed him being thrown from the train and alerted paramedics, according to ER24 spokesperson Russel Meiring. Metrorail said initial reports were that fellow commuters alerted rail security guards to a person falling from the train's... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Woman dies after hit by train in Floridaunderstood the woman in her 30s was trying to cross railway tracks when she was
Woman dies after hit by train in Florida
Eye Witness News / Posted 2 days ago
understood the woman in her 30s was trying to cross railway tracks when she was struck by the train. South Africa's Metrorail. Picture: Wikimedia Commons. Train,train accident,train deaths,woman dies after hit by train JOHANNESBURG – A... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Man sustains serious injuries after he’s thrown out of moving trainafter he’s thrown out of moving train When paramedics arrived on the scene, th
Man sustains serious injuries after he’s thrown out of moving train
Eye Witness News / Posted 2 days ago
after he’s thrown out of moving train When paramedics arrived on the scene, the man was lying next to the tracks. FILE: Metrorail has yet to comment on the incident. Picture: ER24. ER24,Man thrown from moving train CAPE TOWN – A man has... Read more
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NBC Washington
Metro's Next 2 Safety Surges Could Affect Travel to Airporttwo "safety surges" could affect how you get to the airport for your summer vac
Metro's Next 2 Safety Surges Could Affect Travel to Airport
NBC Washington / Posted 2 days ago
two "safety surges" could affect how you get to the airport for your summer vacation. Starting July 5, there will be no Metrorail service between National Airport and the Braddock Road station on the Blue and Yellow lines. The closure will last... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Prasa loses over R330m to cable theft, vandalism & arsonPrasa's head office next to Park Station at Umjantshi House on Wolmarans Street
Prasa loses over R330m to cable theft, vandalism & arson
Eye Witness News / Posted 3 days ago
Prasa's head office next to Park Station at Umjantshi House on Wolmarans Street, Braamfontein. Picture: Google Earth. Metrorail,PRASA,Metrorail vandalism,Metrorail sabotage,Metrorail delays JOHANNESBURG – The Passenger Rail Agency of South... Read more
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The Washington Times
D.C. Metro to cut 500 jobsover the next several months.” The job cuts follow passenger, federal and cong
D.C. Metro to cut 500 jobs
The Washington Times / Posted 3 days ago
over the next several months.” The job cuts follow passenger, federal and congressional criticism of Metro safety and security. The news of the latest job cuts also came amid the second phase of the SafeTrack program, a major Metrorai... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Prasa: 20 trains torched between April & May, costing over R200mhave burnt trains, saying drivers are always late and thus making them late for
Prasa: 20 trains torched between April & May, costing over R200m
Eye Witness News / Posted 3 days ago
have burnt trains, saying drivers are always late and thus making them late for work. Picture: Shantel Moses PRASA,metrorail commuters,Metrorail vandalism,Metrorail sabotage,WC Metrorail,torched train JOHANNESBURG – The Passenger Rail... Read more
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The Hill
The Hill's 12:30 Reportto warm up to the legislation. NEW REPORT – INSERT WEEKLY 'BAD DAY FOR THE MET
The Hill's 12:30 Report
The Hill / Posted 3 days ago
to warm up to the legislation. NEW REPORT – INSERT WEEKLY 'BAD DAY FOR THE METRO' HEADLINE HERE: Washington, D.C.'s Metrorail system will cut 500 non-critical jobs in the coming months as it continues to deal with a massive repair project... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
PM Hasina inaugurates work of Metrorail, Bus Rapid TransitSustainable Urban Transport Project. “A longstanding dream of ours is going to
PM Hasina inaugurates work of Metrorail, Bus Rapid Transit
Bdnews24.com / Posted 4 days ago
Sustainable Urban Transport Project. “A longstanding dream of ours is going to come true,” she said after flagging off the Metrorail and BRT works during a programme at the Bangabandhu International Conference Centre on Sunday. Hasina said her... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
PM Hasina inaugurates work of Metrorail, Bus Rapid Transit depotShe also inaugurated the work to build a depot in Gazipur for Bus Rapid Transit
PM Hasina inaugurates work of Metrorail, Bus Rapid Transit depot
Bdnews24.com / Posted 5 days ago
She also inaugurated the work to build a depot in Gazipur for Bus Rapid Transit (BRT). Hasina flagged off the Metrorail and BRT work during a programme at the Bangabandhu International Conference Centre. Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul... Read more
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The Daily Cougar
MetroRail train hits student on Wheeler#REaDAllOver Sunday, June 26, 2016 At 7:40 a.m. Thursday, a student was struc
MetroRail train hits student on Wheeler
The Daily Cougar / Posted 5 days ago
#REaDAllOver Sunday, June 26, 2016 At 7:40 a.m. Thursday, a student was struck by a METRORail train while crossing the tracks at Wheeler Avenue, according to a release from the University of Houston Police Department. The student was then taken in... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
PM Hasina to inaugurate work of Metrorail, Bus Rapid Transit depot Sundaywill also inaugurate the work to build a depot in Gazipur for Bus Rapid Transit
PM Hasina to inaugurate work of Metrorail, Bus Rapid Transit depot Sunday
Bdnews24.com / Posted 5 days ago
will also inaugurate the work to build a depot in Gazipur for Bus Rapid Transit (BRT). Hasina is scheduled to flag off the Metrorail and BRT work at Bangabandhu International Conference Center at 10am. Road Transport and Bridges Minister Obaidul... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Enquiry to Look Into Metrorail Collisionthe Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa (Prasa) and Transnet will investigate
Enquiry to Look Into Metrorail Collision
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
the Passenger Rail Agency of South Africa (Prasa) and Transnet will investigate the root cause of the collision of two Metrorail trains in Durban. The trains collided between Havenside and Merebank under the bridge, south of Durban, on... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Minister Dipuo Peters On Train Collision At Merebank and Havenside in DurbanPeters wishes a speedy recovery to the seven commuters who are undergoing check
Minister Dipuo Peters On Train Collision At Merebank and Havenside in Durban
AllAfrica.com / Posted 6 days ago
Peters wishes a speedy recovery to the seven commuters who are undergoing checks and medical assessment following the two Metrorail trains which collided between Havenside and Merebank under the bridge, south of Durban, on Thursday afternoon, 23... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Human error likely cause of Durban train collision: PetersThe Metrorail trains collided between Havenside and Merebank under a bridge‚ so
Human error likely cause of Durban train collision: Peters
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 6 days ago
The Metrorail trains collided between Havenside and Merebank under a bridge‚ south of Durban‚ on Thursday afternoon. Peters said that human error on the part of a train control officer could have led to the crash as both trains had been allowed to... Read more
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The Hill
What do national parks and Washington's Metro have in common?systems mark big birthdays this year: The National Park Service (NPS) celebrate
What do national parks and Washington's Metro have in common?
The Hill / Posted 7 days ago
systems mark big birthdays this year: The National Park Service (NPS) celebrates its 100th anniversary and Washington's Metrorail system turns 40. ADVERTISEMENT But the NPS and Metro have something unfortunate in common: Both are grappling... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
World Bank expresses doubt over timely completion of Bangladesh megaprojectsPower Plant (Rampal) and 15 years to have the Matarbarhi power plant in place w
World Bank expresses doubt over timely completion of Bangladesh megaprojects
Bdnews24.com / Posted 8 days ago
Power Plant (Rampal) and 15 years to have the Matarbarhi power plant in place with the proposed allocations. About the Metrorail, Zahid Hossain said it would take over nine years to finish the project with an allocation of Tk 2.2 billion. The... Read more
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Bdnews24.com
World Banks expresses doubt over timely completion of Bangladesh megaprojectsPower Plant (Rampal) and 15 years to have the Matarbarhi power plant in place w
World Banks expresses doubt over timely completion of Bangladesh megaprojects
Bdnews24.com / Posted 8 days ago
Power Plant (Rampal) and 15 years to have the Matarbarhi power plant in place with the proposed allocations. About the Metrorail, Zahid Hossain said it would take over nine years to finish the project with an allocation of Tk 2.2 billion. The... Read more
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iol.co.za
Train derails at Sir Lowry’s Pass Villagethe Congress of the South African Trade Unions (Cosatu) has postponed a protest
Train derails at Sir Lowry’s Pass Village
iol.co.za / Posted 8 days ago
the Congress of the South African Trade Unions (Cosatu) has postponed a protest action planned for Wednesday against Metrorail until July 12. Cosatu’s Tony Ehrenreich said the strike was postponed because the National Economic Development... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Cosatu: Public transport in CT has deterioratedand smoke damage at Cape Town Station following an incident of arson in April 2
Cosatu: Public transport in CT has deteriorated
Eye Witness News / Posted 8 days ago
and smoke damage at Cape Town Station following an incident of arson in April 2016. Picture: Aletta Harrison/EWN. Cosatu,Metrorail,Metrorail vandalism,Metrorail upgrades CAPE TOWN – The Congress of South African Trade Unions (Cosatu) in the... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Mobs give ANC brass the fingerPretoria CBD. The Pretoria Bar was forced to close and advocates were sent hom
Mobs give ANC brass the finger
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 9 days ago
Pretoria CBD. The Pretoria Bar was forced to close and advocates were sent home after warnings that looting was spreading. Metrorail suspended services late yesterday. Protesters barricaded main roads leading into the various townships. Police... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Cosatu postpones Wednesday strike to Julyin Cape Town tomorrow. FILE: Members of Cosatu sing and dance in Cape Town's C
Cosatu postpones Wednesday strike to July
Eye Witness News / Posted 9 days ago
in Cape Town tomorrow. FILE: Members of Cosatu sing and dance in Cape Town's CBD. Picture: Thomas Holder/EWN. Cosatu,Metrorail,Metrorail vandalism CAPE TOWN – The Congress of South African Trade Unions (Cosatu) in the Western Cape has... Read more
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iol.co.za
Thousands to take part in protest against Metrorailvice-chairman Andile Ngqaneka read out a list of demands at a media briefing on
Thousands to take part in protest against Metrorail
iol.co.za / Posted 9 days ago
vice-chairman Andile Ngqaneka read out a list of demands at a media briefing on Monday, which called on Metrorail to refund commuters for docked pay and other expenses as a result of train delays. “When Metrorail enters into a... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Cosatu to strike over poor Metrorail & bus services in CT The federation says it has little option but to strike as unreliable services
Cosatu to strike over poor Metrorail & bus services in CT
Eye Witness News / Posted 10 days ago
The federation says it has little option but to strike as unreliable services are costing workers their jobs. Picture: Aletta Harrison/EWN. Cosatu,Metrorail,metrorail commuters,Metrorail... Read more
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NBC Washington
Vehicle Used to Check Metro Tracks Breaks Downthe mainline tracks. The incident happened one day before Metro began the seco
Vehicle Used to Check Metro Tracks Breaks Down
NBC Washington / Posted 10 days ago
the mainline tracks. The incident happened one day before Metro began the second surge of it SafeTrack program. Right now, Metrorail service is shut down in a segment of the Orange, Blue and Silver lines in D.C.; two stations are closed, and... Read more
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NBC Washington
Metro Riders Pack Their Patience for New Realityaround, but they aren't telling us exactly where to go," Clutter said. SafeTra
Metro Riders Pack Their Patience for New Reality
NBC Washington / Posted 10 days ago
around, but they aren't telling us exactly where to go," Clutter said. SafeTrack Surge 2: What to Know for Monday Commute Metrorail service is shut down in a segment of the Orange, Blue and Silver lines in D.C.; two stations are closed, and... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
DA to Request Independent Parliamentary Inquiry Into Gupta Influence At Prasato President Zuma. The DA needs Parliament to satisfy itself that the recent op
DA to Request Independent Parliamentary Inquiry Into Gupta Influence At Prasa
AllAfrica.com / Posted 10 days ago
to President Zuma. The DA needs Parliament to satisfy itself that the recent operational difficulties at Prasa that saw Metrorail stagnate have not been the result of the financial malfeasance caused by former CEO, Lucky Montana, and the doors... Read more
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NBC Washington
SafeTrack Surge 2: What to Know for Monday CommuteMetrorail service is shut down in a segment of the Orange, Blue and Silver line
SafeTrack Surge 2: What to Know for Monday Commute
NBC Washington / Posted 10 days ago
Metrorail service is shut down in a segment of the Orange, Blue and Silver lines in D.C.; two stations are closed, and another two have travel only in one direction. In addition, service has also been eliminated between two stations in Northern... Read more
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NBC Washington
SafeTrack Has Major Impact on MetroAs of Saturday, Metrorail service is now shut down for the next 16 days in a se
SafeTrack Has Major Impact on Metro
NBC Washington / Posted 12 days ago
As of Saturday, Metrorail service is now shut down for the next 16 days in a segment of the Orange, Blue and Silver lines in D.C.; two stations are closed, and another two have travel only in one direction. In addition, service has also been... Read more
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NBC Washington
Metro Shutdowns Begin on Blue, Orange, Silver Linesduring the first "surge" of Metro's already-aggressive maintenance plan... it's
Metro Shutdowns Begin on Blue, Orange, Silver Lines
NBC Washington / Posted 12 days ago
during the first "surge" of Metro's already-aggressive maintenance plan... it's a whole new ballgame now. As of Saturday, Metrorail service is now shut down for the next 16 days in a segment of the Orange, Blue and Silver lines in D.C.; two... Read more
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KPRC Local 2 Houston
Get a free ride to Dynamo and Dash games from METRODynamo and Dash home games. Attendees can show their match ticket or Season Ti
Get a free ride to Dynamo and Dash games from METRO
KPRC Local 2 Houston / Posted 13 days ago
Dynamo and Dash home games. Attendees can show their match ticket or Season Ticket Member card on game day and ride METROrail to the stadium free of charge, according to METRO. “Taking mass transit to major events gives you freedom. More... Read more
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The Hill
DC takes steps to ease traffic ahead of major Metro repairThe District Department of Transportation (DDOT) is taking new steps to help ea
DC takes steps to ease traffic ahead of major Metro repair
The Hill / Posted 13 days ago
The District Department of Transportation (DDOT) is taking new steps to help ease traffic during Washington Metrorail’s next round of subway repair efforts this weekend, which is expected to have a greater impact on the area than the first phase of... Read more
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iol.co.za
Mamelodi in flames over ANC candidatesa train pulled into the station. The commuters scurried for the train and the A
Mamelodi in flames over ANC candidates
iol.co.za / Posted 13 days ago
a train pulled into the station. The commuters scurried for the train and the ANC door-to-door campaign programme started. Metrorail issued a statement late on Friday afternoon in which it said faulty overhead cables were the cause of the morning... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Prasa tries to recover R2.6bn spent on irregular tenderSwifambo Rail Leasing to recoup the money wasted on tall trains. FILE: One of
Prasa tries to recover R2.6bn spent on irregular tender
Eye Witness News / Posted 13 days ago
Swifambo Rail Leasing to recoup the money wasted on tall trains. FILE: One of Prasa’s new test trains to replace the aging Metrorail fleet. Picture: Department of Transport. Thuli Madonsela,PRASA,Prasa report,New Prasa trains JOHANNESBURG – The... Read more
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NBC Washington
Metro's 2nd 'Safety Surge' Will Close Some Stationsairport express routes cost more. Bus-to-bus transfers are free if you're using
Metro's 2nd 'Safety Surge' Will Close Some Stations
NBC Washington / Posted 15 days ago
airport express routes cost more. Bus-to-bus transfers are free if you're using your SmarTrip card. Other Ways to Avoid Metrorail In addition to taking the bus, here are more options for getting around without Metrorail: Biking: The Washington... Read more
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iol.co.za
Cosatu planning mass strike in Cape Townhave to follow due process but I’m on the brink of going to court with her. If
Cosatu planning mass strike in Cape Town
iol.co.za / Posted 15 days ago
have to follow due process but I’m on the brink of going to court with her. If the city can begin to take over Metrorail and link it to MyCiTi, we will realise what we said about one mode of transport.” Nedlac had over the past year... Read more
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KING5 Seattle
Miami International Airport Guide$22. Travel time: about 20 minutes. To Port of Miami, $27 flat rate. To South M
Miami International Airport Guide
KING5 Seattle / Posted 16 days ago
$22. Travel time: about 20 minutes. To Port of Miami, $27 flat rate. To South Miami Beach, $35 flat rate. Least expensive: Metrorail Orange Line service runs from MIA to downtown Miami in 15 minutes for $2.25 Take MIA people mover from MIA to the... Read more
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KGW Channel 8 Portland
Miami International Airport Guide$22. Travel time: about 20 minutes. To Port of Miami, $27 flat rate. To South M
Miami International Airport Guide
KGW Channel 8 Portland / Posted 16 days ago
$22. Travel time: about 20 minutes. To Port of Miami, $27 flat rate. To South Miami Beach, $35 flat rate. Least expensive: Metrorail Orange Line service runs from MIA to downtown Miami in 15 minutes for $2.25 Take MIA people mover from MIA to the... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Miami International Airport Guide$22. Travel time: about 20 minutes. To Port of Miami, $27 flat rate. To South M
Miami International Airport Guide
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 16 days ago
$22. Travel time: about 20 minutes. To Port of Miami, $27 flat rate. To South Miami Beach, $35 flat rate. Least expensive: Metrorail Orange Line service runs from MIA to downtown Miami in 15 minutes for $2.25 Take MIA people mover from MIA to the... Read more
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WCSH 6 Portland
Miami International Airport Guide$22. Travel time: about 20 minutes. To Port of Miami, $27 flat rate. To South M
Miami International Airport Guide
WCSH 6 Portland / Posted 16 days ago
$22. Travel time: about 20 minutes. To Port of Miami, $27 flat rate. To South Miami Beach, $35 flat rate. Least expensive: Metrorail Orange Line service runs from MIA to downtown Miami in 15 minutes for $2.25 Take MIA people mover from MIA to the... Read more
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WXIA-TV Atlanta
Miami International Airport Guide$22. Travel time: about 20 minutes. To Port of Miami, $27 flat rate. To South M
Miami International Airport Guide
WXIA-TV Atlanta / Posted 16 days ago
$22. Travel time: about 20 minutes. To Port of Miami, $27 flat rate. To South Miami Beach, $35 flat rate. Least expensive: Metrorail Orange Line service runs from MIA to downtown Miami in 15 minutes for $2.25 Take MIA people mover from MIA to the... Read more
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Miami New Times
Apple Maps Will Now Plot Your Depressing Public Transit Route in Miamipart of town. Just pop two Miami locations into the search, and Apple Maps will
Apple Maps Will Now Plot Your Depressing Public Transit Route in Miami
Miami New Times / Posted 16 days ago
part of town. Just pop two Miami locations into the search, and Apple Maps will plot out a route using Miami-Dade buses, Metrorail, and Metromover. (Google Maps, it's worth noting, already offers a similar transit plotting feature — it's not... Read more
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The Daily Mining Gazette
Bernie Sanders wins, even while losingdid you hear much about the dismal performance of government here in everything
Bernie Sanders wins, even while losing
The Daily Mining Gazette / Posted 20 days ago
did you hear much about the dismal performance of government here in everything from veterans' hospitals to Washington's Metrorail. You just heard bland assurances that an expanded government could provide free goodies without perceptible costs... Read more
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New York Post
Bernie Sanders has already won big by pushing Hillary leftdid you hear much about the dismal performance of government here in everything
Bernie Sanders has already won big by pushing Hillary left
New York Post / Posted 20 days ago
did you hear much about the dismal performance of government here in everything from veterans’ hospitals to Washington’s Metrorail. You just heard bland assurances that an expanded government could provide free goodies without perceptible costs... Read more
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Miami New Times
Firm Unveils Renderings of Bicycle-Friendly Light-Rail Cars For Miami Beachfeature a mix of seating and standing room in the interior. The effect is sort
Firm Unveils Renderings of Bicycle-Friendly Light-Rail Cars For Miami Beach
Miami New Times / Posted 20 days ago
feature a mix of seating and standing room in the interior. The effect is sort of like a halfway point between Miami-Dade's Metrorail and the city of Miami's Metromover, except updated for modern times and not the '80s. Interestingly, the cars are... Read more
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Miami New Times
Miami Beach Unveils Renderings Of Bicycle-Friendly Light Rail Carsfeature a mix of seating and standing room in the interior. The effect is sort
Miami Beach Unveils Renderings Of Bicycle-Friendly Light Rail Cars
Miami New Times / Posted 20 days ago
feature a mix of seating and standing room in the interior. The effect is sort of like a halfway point between Miami-Dade's Metrorail and the city of Miami's Metromover, except updated for modern times and not the '80s. Interestingly, the cars are... Read more
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