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1 dead after being hit by Amtrak train in Maryland (access required)

ODENTON — Service on a commuter rail line that connects Maryland and the District of Columbia has been resumed after a person was fatally struck by an Amtrak train. News outlets report that the person was struck Wednesday morning in ...

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MTA: Expect Penn Line delays for morning commute

The Maryland Transit Administration is warning travelers to expect delays on MARC’s Penn Line train due to Hurricane Irene. The MTA says the Penn Line train is operating on an “S,” or limited schedule Monday. The agency says Amtrak, which ...

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MARC’s Penn Line begins new schedule

Maryland transit officials are launching a new schedule for the heavily used MARC Penn Line in an effort to ease overcrowding and reduce stress on train engines. The Maryland Transit Administration says that beginning Monday it will run more trains ...

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Mechanical problems delay MARC Penn Line trains

The Maryland Transportation Administration says MARC Penn Line trains are delayed due to mechanical problems and damaged overhead electrical wires. The agency said Monday that it estimates the first Penn Line train from Baltimore to Washington will leave at 7:30 ...

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