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Best Train Trips In The USA

Train trips may take longer, but they are more affordable than flying and they offer unique glimpses of America’s vast countryside.

03/25/2014

KNX On Your Corner

KNX On Your Corner: Mooning Amtrak

Every summer on the second weekend in July, people from across the country converge on south Orange County prepared to drop their pants.

03/14/2014

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Calif. To Pay More For Amtrak In New Agreement

California taxpayers will be paying $19 million more a year to finance Amtrak service in a 19-state agreement announced Tuesday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/15/2013

Metrolink Commuters Delayed After Amtrak Train Crashes Into Vehicle In OC

Close to 700 Metrolink commuters were delayed Wednesday after after an Amtrak train en route to Los Angeles slammed into a disabled vehicle on the tracks near San Juan Capistrano.

05/22/2013

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Autopsy Pending On Girl, 17, Struck By Amtrak Train

Authorities say an autopsy was pending on a 17-year-old girl struck by an Amtrak train in Anaheim Friday.

09/15/2012

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Young Man Killed By Dana Point Metrolink Train In Apparent Suicide

A young man was killed Monday when he stepped in front of a Metrolink train in Dana Point, according to the Orange County Sheriff’s Department.

03/12/2012

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Pedestrian Struck By Amtrak Train In Oceanside

A pedestrian was injured Thursday when she was struck by a commuter train at a North County rail station.

CBS2 / KCAL9–02/23/2012

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Amtrak Train Hits And Kills Pedestrian In La Puente

Sheriff’s deputies say an Amtrak train hit and killed a pedestrian Sunday in La Puente.

12/04/2011

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28-Year-Old Pedestrian Struck And Killed By Amtrak Train In Northridge

A 28-year-old male pedestrian was struck and killed by an Amtrak train in Northridge Friday, police said.

10/21/2011

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2 Workers Injured In Amtrak Train Yard Accident

Two workers have been taken to a hospital after they were injured at an Amtrak train yard near downtown Los Angeles.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/02/2011

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KFWB On Your Corner: Union Station

Downtown Los Angeles is the meeting point for rail in the city: the nexus of Amtrak and Metrolink as well as the MTA’s light rail and subway.

07/27/2011

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Amtrak Train Kills Pedestrian In Northridge

Authorities say an Amtrak train struck and killed a pedestrian in the San Fernando Valley.

05/08/2011

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Man Hit And Killed By Train In Mission Viejo

A man was struck and killed by an Amtrak train in Mission Viejo.

CBS2 / KCAL9–04/29/2011

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Amtrak Train Kills Pedestrian Near Union Station

A pedestrian has been struck and killed by an Amtrak train leaving Union Station in downtown Los Angeles.

03/09/2011

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Woman Killed By Amtrak Train In Chatsworth

Authorities are investigating the death of a woman who was killed Wednesday after she was hit by an Amtrak train in Chatsworth.

CBS2 / KCAL9–12/29/2010

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