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Alstom

French transport group Alstom signs $2 billion deal to design, build 28 new high-speed trains for Amtrak - Reuters

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Alstom

#BREAKING Amtrak awards Alstom $1.8 bn deal for high-speed trains - @AFP

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Delaware, US

Vice President Biden, in Delaware to announce money for rail infrastructure, calls Amtrak 'one of the most priceless gifts' in the US northeast corridor - @markknoller

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Amtrak

Photo: US Vice President Joe Biden, during a visit to Wilmington, Del., to announce new Amtrak funding, tears up talking about how close he feels to Amtrak personnel - @markknoller

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rail industry

Vice President Biden announces $2.45 billion loan to Amtrak to buy new trains, upgrade tracks, make platform improvements on Northeast corridor - AP

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Chicago, IL, US

#BREAKING: Metra trains halted near West Hinsdale after Amtrak train hits pedestrian https://t.co/sevzJHzl4Q https://t.co/vEIxJ9VV3j - @nbcchicago

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Amtrak

Former head of the Norfolk Southern freight railroad, Charles Moorman is new president and CEO of Amtrak - AP

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San Juan Capistrano, CA, US

#BREAKING: Amtrak train collides with car in San Juan Capistrano, California. https://t.co/V2Ee0wvIMm - @PatchBreaking

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San Juan Capistrano, CA, US

Car struck by Amtrak train in San Juan Capistrano, Calif., 3 inside vehicle not injured - OC Register

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Los Angeles, CA, US

#BREAKINGNEWS: 1 person killed by Amtrak train in North Hollywood https://t.co/edGCIUB60Y - @ABC7

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Central Fresno, Fresno, CA, US

#BREAKING Man killed after being struck by Amtrak train in Central Fresno https://t.co/t9kUNbbZRm https://t.co/BwXORIhPoR - @ABC30

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San Leandro, CA, US

#BREAKING: An Amtrak train has struck and killed a pedestrian in San Leandro. https://t.co/8tI3pDt0rN - @abc7newsbayarea

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business

Federal prosecutors charge 2 with fraud after authorities say they charged Amtrak for 900 overtime hours they didn't work - AP

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Wenatchee, WA, US

RT @wspd6pio: #Breaking @Amtrak Train struck Semi carrying calcium nitrate in Malaga just south of #Wenatchee. NO INJURIES REPORTED! I'm… - @Q13FOX

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Philadelphia, PA, US

#BREAKING: Brush fires near the tracks delaying @SEPTA and @AMTRAK in Philly and Montco right now. https://t.co/S6l2eX6fwf - @NBCPhiladelphia

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San Jose, CA, US

Man fatally struck by Amtrak train in South San Jose, Calif. - KRON

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Trinidad, CO, US

Police: 2 adults, 3 children killed when Amtrak train collides with vehicle stopped on tracks near Trinidad, Colo. - 9 News

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Winton, CA, US

#BREAKING 1 killed after Amtrak train collides with vehicle in Winton https://t.co/gGVFHVy56F https://t.co/StdbtzG5A2 - @ABC30

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Officer shot in Folcroft, Pa., June 24, 2016

Amtrak Acela Express and Northeast Regional resumed between Wilmington, Del., and Philadelphia after police activity near Folcroft, Pa. - @FOX29philly

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Officer shot in Folcroft, Pa., June 24, 2016

Report: Amtrak conductor on train holding at Wilmington, Del., says railroad 'closed down' due to police activity - @janawinter

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