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California Gets More Than $300M For High-Speed Rail System

Amtrak and rail projects in 15 states are being awarded the $2 billion that Florida lost after the governor canceled plans for high-speed train service, the Department of Transportation said Monday.

05/09/2011

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California Rail Authority Hears Proposals From 1,100 Businesses

The California High-Speed Rail Authority says it’s heard from more than 1,100 large and small businesses interested in financing, designing, constructing and operating the planned bullet train system.

03/18/2011

Christopher Michael Carroll, 36, in an undated booking photo  (AP Photo/San Joaquin County Sheriff's Department)

Husband Drives 100 MPH, Wife Clings To Hood In Meth-Fueled Chase

Police say a woman rode on the hood of a family van for 35 miles after a fight that began when her husband attempted to drive away high on methamphetamine.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–03/03/2011

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Pursuit Of DUI Suspect Ends In Serious Crash

A police pursuit of a suspected DUI driver that began in Pasadena ended in a serious crash in Covina Monday night.

01/24/2011

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Officials Eye Union Station For Calif. High-Speed Rail

The California High-Speed Rail Authority says it will put in $30 million to help purchase historic Union Station in downtown Los Angeles.

01/19/2011

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Board OKs Extending California’s High-Speed Rail Line

Officials have decided to extend the first segment of California’s planned high-speed rail line in the Central Valley to Bakersfield.

12/20/2010

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Calif. To Get Another $902M For High-Speed Rail System

Federal lawmakers say the state of California is getting another $902 million in federal funding to advance the design and construction of a high-speed rail system initially running from San Francisco to Los Angeles.

10/25/2010

Bullet Train

Travel By Calif. Bullet Train Officials Questioned

Ethics issues are being raised about overseas trips taken by California bullet train officials who are reportedly unable to detail costs and sponsors of the travel.

10/25/2010

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