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Snow in Buffalo, NY on Nov. 19, 2014. (credit: CBS2)

Bitter Cold Sweeps Across Tri-State Area As Upstate New York Deals With Massive Snow

The Tri-State area is facing a bitter cold day as a ferocious storm dumped massive piles of snow on parts of upstate New York.

11/19/2014

Snow blankets a roadway in the Buffalo,  area on Nov. 18, 2014. (credit: CBS2)

Nearly 3 Feet Of Snow Falls On Buffalo Area; Amtrak Service Snagged

Amtrak trains that run through upstate New York will be halted at Albany through Wednesday afternoon, after a snowstorm described as being among the worst in recent memory pounded the Buffalo area.

11/18/2014

"Manhattan West" Construction just west of Ninth Avenue (Credit: CBS 2)

Platform Over Train Tracks Completed In New Manhattan West Neighborhood

The two-acre platform located between 9th and 10th avenues between 31st and 33rd streets is bigger than Bryant Park and was built over active Amtrak, LIRR and NJ Transit tracks.

11/18/2014

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NJ TRANSIT Pushes Land Battle Vs. Mobster’s Kin

At its monthly board meeting Wednesday, the agency voted to approve up to $150,000 to pay for ongoing legal bills to continue the Carmine Franco case.

11/12/2014

Penn Station

Penn Station Elevator Fire Causes NJ TRANSIT, LIRR Delays

A fire in a freight elevator at Penn Station caused delays on both NJ TRANSIT and Long Island Rail Road trains during the Friday evening commute.

11/07/2014

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Proposed Plans To Update Northeast Corridor, Commuter Lines On Display In Newark

Plans for updating Amtrak, Metro North, New Jersey Transit, the Long Island Rail Road and other lines were on display in Newark Thursday.

11/06/2014

Penn Station

Police Investigating Suspicious Powder On NJ TRANSIT Train At Penn Station

NJ TRANSIT said one of its employees found white powder on board one of its trains and alerted authorities.

10/13/2014

People board an Amtrak train at Penn Station (file/credit: Getty Images)

Amtrak Announces Tunnels Between NYC, N.J. Need Repairs, May Have To Curtail Service

Commuting into New York from New Jersey could get more complicated as Amtrak says tunnels between the two states need repairs.

10/08/2014

Long line at Penn Station after network outage shuts down online and kiosk ticketing (Credit: Roger Stern/1010 WINS)

Amtrak Customers Frustrated After Outage Halts Online, Kiosk Ticket Sales

Amtrak said customers should allow extra time to buy a ticket from an agent at the station.

10/05/2014

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Guide To Vacationing In Arizona

Use this travel guide to Arizona to help you sort out the best of what to see, where to eat and where to stay.

10/03/2014

Penn Station

Repairs To Sandy-Damaged Hudson, East River Tunnels Could Cut Rail Service

Four rail tunnels that carry trains in and out of New York City may have to be closed one at a time for at least a year to repair damage from Superstorm Sandy.

10/02/2014

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Travel By Train For Your Next Vacation

To get better acquainted with Amtrak, the nation’s railroad service, here’s a simple yet very helpful guide to understanding how get onboard a passenger train.

09/11/2014

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City Guide to Houston

Here’s a quick and easy guide to Houston, the nation’s fourth largest city and the largest city in Texas.

08/26/2014

A track problem led to major delays on multiple NJ TRANSIT lines on Friday, Aug. 8. (Credit: @Wfds69)

Track Problems Lead To Major Delays On Multiple NJ TRANSIT Lines

Some NJ TRANSIT lines were subjected to major delays during the Friday evening rush.

08/08/2014

Atlantic City Boardwalk (Credit, Randy Yagi)

Budget Travel Tips For Atlantic City

Read on for budget travel tips for entertainment, travel, dining and lodging on the Jersey shore at Atlantic City

08/01/2014

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