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Home-Made Bomb Injures 22 on Packed London Commuter Train

A home-made bomb on a packed rush-hour commuter train in London engulfed a train car in flames and injured 22 people Friday morning, but apparently failed to fully explode. Passengers…

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Empty NJ Transit Train Derails at Penn Station

An empty New Jersey Transit train derailed early Wednesday in Manhattan’s Penn Station, causing some delays at the beginning of the morning rush hour. An Amtrak crew was moving a…

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Q Train in Brighton Beach Has Minor Derailment

A minor derailment in Brooklyn snarled service for some New York City subway riders. No injuries were reported after some wheels of a southbound Q train went off the track…

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MTA Mulling a Possible Ban on Eating in the Subway

New York transit officials are chewing on the notion of a subway snacking ban — and that’s heating up the political rhetoric. The Metropolitan Transportation Authority is weighing food restrictions,…

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4 Amtrak Cars Derail in Washington; Minor Injuries

Four cars of an Amtrak passenger train derailed Sunday afternoon near the town of Steilacoom, in Washington state’s Pierce County, about 45 miles south of Seattle. There appear to be…

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Impatient Rider Leaps Off Train to Walk on Tracks

A straphanger impatient with the delays caused by a stalled subway train in a tunnel during Tuesday’s morning rush hour jumped off the cars and walked on the tracks. Signal…

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