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The Shelter Island Reporter
LIRR riders can now purchase tickets through smartphone appLong Island Rail Road station at Greenport. Riders of the Long Island Rail Roa
LIRR riders can now purchase tickets through smartphone app
The Shelter Island Reporter / Posted 5 minutes ago
Long Island Rail Road station at Greenport. Riders of the Long Island Rail Road (LIRR) will no longer have to scramble to buy tickets at the station in the waning seconds before the doors to their train close.Governor Andrew Cuomo announced that... Read more
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birminghammail
Birmingham Mail breaking news live on August 23predicted hotspots included sections of the M25, the M27 and the M6 in Cheshire
Birmingham Mail breaking news live on August 23
birminghammail / Posted 12 minutes ago
predicted hotspots included sections of the M25, the M27 and the M6 in Cheshire. Experts said a combination of rail engineering work and the promise of warm weather was likely to send journey numbers soaring over the popular getaway... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Why momentum investing doesn't work, how to be a contrarian, and a fund that's bucking the trendstock is up 109 per cent year to date, and its shares have been trading sideway
Why momentum investing doesn't work, how to be a contrarian, and a fund that's bucking the trend
The Globe and Mail / Posted 29 minutes ago
stock is up 109 per cent year to date, and its shares have been trading sideways just above the $1 level. Canadian Pacific Railway Ltd. From a technical perspective, earlier this month CP Rail experienced a "Golden Cross," which is a bullish... Read more
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asianage
Islands calling: Pattaya-type hotspots in India soon?as those of Niti Aayog. “The panel will have to first identify a few of the is
Islands calling: Pattaya-type hotspots in India soon?
asianage / Posted 35 minutes ago
as those of Niti Aayog. “The panel will have to first identify a few of the islands, which should ideally enjoy nearby rail-air connectivity. There are many of them in Goa, Karanataka, Gujarat, Andhra Pradesh and West Bengal, that can become... Read more
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asianage
Islands calling Pattaya-type hotspots in India soon?as those of Niti Aayog. “The panel will have to first identify a few of the is
Islands calling Pattaya-type hotspots in India soon?
asianage / Posted 35 minutes ago
as those of Niti Aayog. “The panel will have to first identify a few of the islands, which should ideally enjoy nearby rail-air connectivity. There are many of them in Goa, Karanataka, Gujarat, Andhra Pradesh and West Bengal, that can become... Read more
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Toowoomba Chronicle
ARTC defends Inland Rail route after farmers hit outTHE Australian Rail Track Corporation says it is committed to keeping people in
ARTC defends Inland Rail route after farmers hit out
Toowoomba Chronicle / Posted 42 minutes ago
THE Australian Rail Track Corporation says it is committed to keeping people informed after being criticised by farmers for its consultation process. In a statement, a spokesman said further consultation would be part of a robust environmental and... Read more
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Daily Mail
Migrants stuck in Milan 'bottleneck' demand access to central Europecrisis. Residents and politicians are in a state of near-panic after roughly 4
Migrants stuck in Milan 'bottleneck' demand access to central Europe
Daily Mail / Posted 44 minutes ago
crisis. Residents and politicians are in a state of near-panic after roughly 400 turned up at the city's famous central railway station, swelling overall numbers in the city to a record 3,300. With Switzerland, Austria and France clamping down... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Murder by proxy: A Phoenix police officer killed Jessica Hicks' boyfriend. She's facing the murder chargewindow bounding open. The Escape was immediately rammed by the police mini-tan
Murder by proxy: A Phoenix police officer killed Jessica Hicks' boyfriend. She's facing the murder charge
The Arizona Republic / Posted 48 minutes ago
window bounding open. The Escape was immediately rammed by the police mini-tank. It spun around and catapulted over light-rail tracks and onto the sidewalk in front of the Subway sandwich shop in the historic Luhrs Building. Uran gunned the engine... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Vera never lost hope missing son was happyIn the days before her death a frail Vera Rodgers still held out out hope that
Vera never lost hope missing son was happy
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 50 minutes ago
In the days before her death a frail Vera Rodgers still held out out hope that her only son, who had been missing for 23 years, was happy somewhere. In the days before her death a frail Vera Rodgers still held out out hope that her only son, who had... Read more
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heraldscotland
Southern Railway staff announce 48-hour strike in row over train guardsof our future operation, with no reduction in salary. "And claims that safety
Southern Railway staff announce 48-hour strike in row over train guards
heraldscotland / Posted 56 minutes ago
of our future operation, with no reduction in salary. "And claims that safety is at risk are just untrue. The independent rail safety body has said so, and nearly half our trains run without conductors already." A spokesman for the Rail Delivery... Read more
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Op-Ed News
Rural Infrastructure Needed: High-Tech Solutions for Low-Budget America.are good for roads, good for trains, great for boats, and any other things you
Rural Infrastructure Needed: High-Tech Solutions for Low-Budget America.
Op-Ed News / Posted an hour ago
are good for roads, good for trains, great for boats, and any other things you could think of like nature bridges or bike trails. B. Roads America turned to roads, and has used roads as the major movement mechanism. Everything from exploring... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
California’s cap-trade carbon program sputters againhas been counting on revenue from the auctions to help pay for a variety of pro
California’s cap-trade carbon program sputters again
The Sacramento Bee / Posted an hour ago
has been counting on revenue from the auctions to help pay for a variety of programs, including Brown’s high-speed rail project. Beyond the quarterly auction results, it’s unclear whether the Legislature will renew cap-and-trade beyond its... Read more
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The Sacramento Bee
Big detour Thursday night on Highway 99 in Elk Grovecrews will be working at various spots on southbound Highway 99, removing concr
Big detour Thursday night on Highway 99 in Elk Grove
The Sacramento Bee / Posted an hour ago
crews will be working at various spots on southbound Highway 99, removing concrete barriers and installing new guard rail. The work will require the closure of southbound Highway 99 from 9 p.m. Thursday to 4 a.m. Friday. The closure will... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Asciano deal suffers ACCC blowjoint venture to the Tzaneros family to help overcome competition concerns over
Asciano deal suffers ACCC blow
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted an hour ago
joint venture to the Tzaneros family to help overcome competition concerns over the $9 billion break-up of ports and rail giant Asciano. The battle for control of Asciano hit a fresh snag on Thursday after the Australian Competition and... Read more
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The Seattle Times
Named for its historic mall, Northgate now has even more of everythingaffordable modest homes and multifamily buildings, it offers easy access to Int
Named for its historic mall, Northgate now has even more of everything
The Seattle Times / Posted an hour ago
affordable modest homes and multifamily buildings, it offers easy access to Interstate 5, bus lines and a new Link light-rail extension opening in 2021, and there are infrastructure modifications on the drawing board to improve walkability and... Read more
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dna
10 non-functional airports to be developed, first state to sign regional connectivity schemefor 10 years, apart from providing essential land free of cost, Fadnavis said.
10 non-functional airports to be developed, first state to sign regional connectivity scheme
dna / Posted an hour ago
for 10 years, apart from providing essential land free of cost, Fadnavis said. These airports will be provided with roads, rail, metro and waterway connectivity, he added. The state will also provide electricity, water and necessary facilities at... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Jeremy Corbyn's 'ram packed' train publicity stunt has really backfiredMore Corbyn’s foolish feat has shown up his own ineptitude, not the profiteeri
Jeremy Corbyn's 'ram packed' train publicity stunt has really backfired
Daily Mirror / Posted 2 hours ago
More Corbyn’s foolish feat has shown up his own ineptitude, not the profiteering disgrace of Britain’s privatised rail system. His political credibility instantly became the story, not the rip-off fares that make rail travel here the most... Read more
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Dallas Morning News
Sure feels like DART's going to make Dallas choose between streetcar and second downtown rail linehinted loudly to the City Council in recent days it might have to chose between
Sure feels like DART's going to make Dallas choose between streetcar and second downtown rail line
Dallas Morning News / Posted 2 hours ago
hinted loudly to the City Council in recent days it might have to chose between burying that long-planned second downtown rail line, the D2, or extending the North Oak Cliff streetcar through downtown to Uptown. The reason's simple enough —... Read more
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Business Standard India
'Internal waterways will be a game changer'is for cost-effective, pollution-free and import-substitute transport. This mea
'Internal waterways will be a game changer'
Business Standard India / Posted 2 hours ago
is for cost-effective, pollution-free and import-substitute transport. This means, implementation of roads, highways, railways, ports, waterways, shipping, air ports in a time-bound manner. They will be connected to each other. Shipping... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
At least 53 dead after flooding in Indiaweather causes flooding in TexasSlideshow: Severe weather causes flooding in Te
At least 53 dead after flooding in India
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted 2 hours ago
weather causes flooding in TexasSlideshow: Severe weather causes flooding in Texas Flash flooding shut down roads and rail service in Houston. One driver was forced to swim to safety. Check out images from the severe weather. Flash flooding... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Dates set for South Coast Rail meetingsand the MBTA will host a series of public meetings beginning next month on the
Dates set for South Coast Rail meetings
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 2 hours ago
and the MBTA will host a series of public meetings beginning next month on the proposed restoration of passenger rail service between the South Coast and Boston. Designers are considering a new connection making use of the existing MBTA... Read more
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Alberni Valley News
Alberni museum exhibits tourism in Valleytheir vacation in the Valley from the period between about 1900 and 1960. “Pla
Alberni museum exhibits tourism in Valley
Alberni Valley News / Posted 2 hours ago
their vacation in the Valley from the period between about 1900 and 1960. “Places like the Cameron Lake Chalet on the rail line and the Klitsa Lodge are two that we focus on,” said Jamie Morton, museum director. “These became destination... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Virgin Trains releases CCTV images of Jeremy Corbyn in seats rowdescribing a lack of seats as "a problem that many passengers face every day".
Virgin Trains releases CCTV images of Jeremy Corbyn in seats row
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 2 hours ago
describing a lack of seats as "a problem that many passengers face every day". He then called for public ownership of the railways. But Virgin Trains released CCTV images which appear to show Mr Corbyn and his team walking past empty unreserved... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
Dates set for South Coast Rail meetingsand the MBTA will host a series of public meetings beginning next month on the
Dates set for South Coast Rail meetings
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 2 hours ago
and the MBTA will host a series of public meetings beginning next month on the proposed restoration of passenger rail service between the South Coast and Boston. Designers are considering a new connection making use of the existing MBTA... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Virgin Trains releases CCTV images of Jeremy Corbyn in seats rowdescribing a lack of seats as "a problem that many passengers face every day".
Virgin Trains releases CCTV images of Jeremy Corbyn in seats row
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 2 hours ago
describing a lack of seats as "a problem that many passengers face every day". He then called for public ownership of the railways. But Virgin Trains released CCTV images which appear to show Mr Corbyn and his team walking past empty unreserved... Read more
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Evening Standard
Fierce Twitter row as Corbyn supporters deny 'traingate' was stuntembattled Labour leader was filmed, for footage later shared on the Guardian we
Fierce Twitter row as Corbyn supporters deny 'traingate' was stunt
Evening Standard / Posted 2 hours ago
embattled Labour leader was filmed, for footage later shared on the Guardian website, criticising the state of Britain's railways from his perch on the train floor. However, Virgin Trains owner Sir Richard Branson has hit back after Mr Corbyn's... Read more
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heraldscotland
Virgin Trains releases CCTV footage to counter Corbyn claim "ram-packed" train meant he was forced to sit on floora good case for public ownership?” The footage was posted on the day the UK Go
Virgin Trains releases CCTV footage to counter Corbyn claim "ram-packed" train meant he was forced to sit on floor
heraldscotland / Posted 2 hours ago
a good case for public ownership?” The footage was posted on the day the UK Government controversially announced regulated rail fares would rise by 1.9 per cent in January. The Islington MP – who on Thursday is in Glasgow for another hustings... Read more
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Ipswich Star
Ipswich has the potential to gain most from new rail franchise, says Ben Gummer Great Eastern Rail Campaign members at Ipswich Station: Jonathan Denby, David
Ipswich has the potential to gain most from new rail franchise, says Ben Gummer
Ipswich Star / Posted 2 hours ago
Great Eastern Rail Campaign members at Ipswich Station: Jonathan Denby, David Burch, Chris Starkie, Chloe Smith MP and Bun Gummer MP In the second of five three-minute... Read more
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The Herald News
Dates set for South Coast Rail meetingsand the MBTA will host a series of public meetings beginning next month on the
Dates set for South Coast Rail meetings
The Herald News / Posted 3 hours ago
and the MBTA will host a series of public meetings beginning next month on the proposed restoration of passenger rail service between the South Coast and Boston. Designers are considering a new connection making use of the existing MBTA... Read more
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The News and Star
Virgin Trains releases CCTV images of Jeremy Corbyn in seats rowdescribing a lack of seats as "a problem that many passengers face every day".
Virgin Trains releases CCTV images of Jeremy Corbyn in seats row
The News and Star / Posted 3 hours ago
describing a lack of seats as "a problem that many passengers face every day". He then called for public ownership of the railways. But Virgin Trains released CCTV images which appear to show Mr Corbyn and his team walking past empty unreserved... Read more
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Northern Echo
Virgin questions Jeremy Corbyn account of train journey to Newcastle where he sat on floorHe then called for public ownership of the railways. But Virgin Trains release
Virgin questions Jeremy Corbyn account of train journey to Newcastle where he sat on floor
Northern Echo / Posted 3 hours ago
He then called for public ownership of the railways. But Virgin Trains released CCTV images which appear to show Mr Corbyn and his team walking past empty unreserved and reserved seats at 11.07am. He recorded his video message on the floor around... Read more
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chroniclelive
From Kynren to the Flying Scotsman: Durham's cultural regeneration taking shapetale of England opening to standing ovations, the Flying Scotsman drawing crowd
From Kynren to the Flying Scotsman: Durham's cultural regeneration taking shape
chroniclelive / Posted 3 hours ago
tale of England opening to standing ovations, the Flying Scotsman drawing crowds of thousands to Locomotion: The National Railway Museum at Shildon and Shoes: Pleasure and Pain at The Bowes Museum demonstrating the confidence national institutions... Read more
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ClickOnDetroit
Testing begins on QLine with motorized inspection carbefore putting the passenger cars on the track. “It’s a bit of an oxymoron bec
Testing begins on QLine with motorized inspection car
ClickOnDetroit / Posted 3 hours ago
before putting the passenger cars on the track. “It’s a bit of an oxymoron because it’s not going to go that fast,” M-1 Rail chief operating officer Paul Childs said. “This is a pretty big step for us. To actually put something on the track and... Read more
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Charleston Regional Business Journal
Port of Charleston sees strong start to fiscal year 2017882 pier tons of breakbulk cargo last month, down nearly 99% from a year ago.
Port of Charleston sees strong start to fiscal year 2017
Charleston Regional Business Journal / Posted 3 hours ago
882 pier tons of breakbulk cargo last month, down nearly 99% from a year ago. The S.C. Inland Port in Greer handled 7,300 rail moves last month. With nearly 57,000 rail moves thus far in 2016, volumes remain on track to reach 100,000 moves this... Read more
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Gazette
Virgin Trains releases CCTV images of Jeremy Corbyn in seats rowdescribing a lack of seats as "a problem that many passengers face every day".
Virgin Trains releases CCTV images of Jeremy Corbyn in seats row
Gazette / Posted 3 hours ago
describing a lack of seats as "a problem that many passengers face every day". He then called for public ownership of the railways. But Virgin Trains released CCTV images which appear to show Mr Corbyn and his team walking past empty unreserved... Read more
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Bolton News
Virgin questions Jeremy Corbyn account of train journey where he sat on floordescribing a lack of seats as "a problem that many passengers face every day".
Virgin questions Jeremy Corbyn account of train journey where he sat on floor
Bolton News / Posted 3 hours ago
describing a lack of seats as "a problem that many passengers face every day". He then called for public ownership of the railways. But Virgin Trains released CCTV images which appear to show Mr Corbyn and his team walking past empty unreserved... Read more
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North-West Evening Mail
Virgin questions Jeremy Corbyn account of train journey where he sat on floordescribing a lack of seats as "a problem that many passengers face every day".
Virgin questions Jeremy Corbyn account of train journey where he sat on floor
North-West Evening Mail / Posted 3 hours ago
describing a lack of seats as "a problem that many passengers face every day". He then called for public ownership of the railways. But Virgin Trains released CCTV images which appear to show Mr Corbyn and his team walking past empty unreserved... Read more
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The Economic Times
Railways asks Finance Minister Arun Jaitley to reconsider safety fund proposalNEW DELHI: Stepping up efforts to upgrade tracks and signalling system for ensu
Railways asks Finance Minister Arun Jaitley to reconsider safety fund proposal
The Economic Times / Posted 3 hours ago
NEW DELHI: Stepping up efforts to upgrade tracks and signalling system for ensuring safe train journey, railways has sent safety fund proposal to Finance Ministry again for reconsideration. Earlier Railway Minister Suresh Prabhu had written a letter... Read more
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Chichester Observer
Fresh two-day rail strike on Southern servicesSouthern services are due to be hit by a fifth rail-strike in less than five mo
Fresh two-day rail strike on Southern services
Chichester Observer / Posted 4 hours ago
Southern services are due to be hit by a fifth rail-strike in less than five months. Govia Thameslink Railway (GTR) has been locked in a bitter dispute with the RMT union for months over plans for conductors to become on-board supervisors. Drivers... Read more
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Pilipino Star
NEDA pushes infra projects to decongest Metro traffichigh on the priority list for immediate implementation is breaking the impasse
NEDA pushes infra projects to decongest Metro traffic
Pilipino Star / Posted 4 hours ago
high on the priority list for immediate implementation is breaking the impasse over the common station linking Light Rail Transit (LRT) 1, Metro Rail Transit (MRT) Line 3 and MRT 7. The involved parties – the Light Rail Manila Corp. (LRMC),... Read more
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The News and Star
Virgin questions Jeremy Corbyn account of train journey where he sat on floordescribing a lack of seats as "a problem that many passengers face every day".
Virgin questions Jeremy Corbyn account of train journey where he sat on floor
The News and Star / Posted 4 hours ago
describing a lack of seats as "a problem that many passengers face every day". He then called for public ownership of the railways. But Virgin Trains released CCTV images which appear to show Mr Corbyn and his team walking past empty unreserved... Read more
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birminghammail
Devo deal: West Midlands handed £36m - how will it be spentadditional investment worth £8 billion and projects already being looked at inc
Devo deal: West Midlands handed £36m - how will it be spent
birminghammail / Posted 4 hours ago
additional investment worth £8 billion and projects already being looked at include reopening the Camp Hill and Sutton Park rail lines to passenger trains as well as policies to improve skill levels, create 500,000 more jobs, increase life... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Jeremy Corbyn's 'ram packed' train story has prompted some very sassy responsesBritain will have been in similar situations on overcrowded, expensive trains.
Jeremy Corbyn's 'ram packed' train story has prompted some very sassy responses
Daily Mirror / Posted 4 hours ago
Britain will have been in similar situations on overcrowded, expensive trains. That is why our policy to bring the trains back into public ownership, as part of a plan to rebuild and transform Britain, is so popular with passengers and rail worke... Read more
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Bury Free Press
Second round of consultation on plans to close or change Suffolk level crossingsround of consultation is to be held on plans to close or change the use of of 3
Second round of consultation on plans to close or change Suffolk level crossings
Bury Free Press / Posted 4 hours ago
round of consultation is to be held on plans to close or change the use of of 31 level crossings in Suffolk. Network Rail, which presented the initial proposals to the public in June, says the move will improve safety and may lead to faster... Read more
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metro
Jeremy Corbyn hits back at Virgin after #TrainGatetrains back into public ownership, as part of a plan to rebuild and transform B
Jeremy Corbyn hits back at Virgin after #TrainGate
metro / Posted 4 hours ago
trains back into public ownership, as part of a plan to rebuild and transform Britain, is so popular with passengers and rail workers.’ Billionaire Sir Richard Branson, who co-owns Virgin Trains with Stagecoach, posted a link to the CCTV images... Read more
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International Business Times
Traingate: Jeremy Corbyn says he only found seat on Virgin Train after family were upgradedTrains hit back today (23 August) by releasing CCTV footage revealing that Corb
Traingate: Jeremy Corbyn says he only found seat on Virgin Train after family were upgraded
International Business Times / Posted 4 hours ago
Trains hit back today (23 August) by releasing CCTV footage revealing that Corbyn, who wants to renationalise the UK's railways, was able to have a seat. But a spokesperson for his re-election campaign, Jeremy for Labour, said he only moved to... Read more
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Sussex Express
Fresh two-day rail strike on Southern servicesSouthern services are due to be hit by a fifth rail-strike in less than five mo
Fresh two-day rail strike on Southern services
Sussex Express / Posted 4 hours ago
Southern services are due to be hit by a fifth rail-strike in less than five months. Govia Thameslink Railway (GTR) has been locked in a bitter dispute with the RMT union for months over plans for conductors to become on-board supervisors. Drivers... Read more
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Carroll County News
Then and Nowthe hotel obscures the building's unique roof and the sign is just barely visib
Then and Now
Carroll County News / Posted 4 hours ago
the hotel obscures the building's unique roof and the sign is just barely visible. The streets aren't dirt anymore. And the rail system tracks, originally laid in 1891 for horse-drawn trolleys and electrified in 1899 -- were taken up in... Read more
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BC Local News
Search called off for Delta hiker missing near Chilliwack“after exhausting all initial efforts to locate the missing hiker.” “A thoroug
Search called off for Delta hiker missing near Chilliwack
BC Local News / Posted 4 hours ago
“after exhausting all initial efforts to locate the missing hiker.” “A thorough ground and air search of the region has been conducted for the missing hiker,” said RCMP Cpl. Mike Rail. “RCMP remain in close contact with the missing man’s f... Read more
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Daily Mail
Courteney Cox expresses regret over cosmetic procedures on Bear Gryllsplenty of physical exertion too, with the duo scaling a vertical rock face and
Courteney Cox expresses regret over cosmetic procedures on Bear Grylls
Daily Mail / Posted 4 hours ago
plenty of physical exertion too, with the duo scaling a vertical rock face and Shaq climbing atop an old rail carriage. A head for heights: The pair prepared to scale a vertical rock face Standing tall: Shaq towered over Bear as... Read more
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