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An image of the proposed "Train" installation by Jeff Koons at the High Line. (credit: James Corner Field Operations, Diller Scofidio + Renfro, and Jeff Koons via highline.org)

‘Friends Of The High Line’ Floats Hanging A Huge Locomotive Over The Park

Have they gone loco? The design team of the High Line park is floating an unusual idea by artist Jeff Koons. He wants to hang a full-size replica of a steam locomotive from a crane above a part of the park.

03/27/2012

A dual-powered locomotive at Newark Penn Station, Wednesday, May 11, 2011. (credit: Julio Cortez/AP)

NJ Transit Unveils New Dual-Mode Locomotive

NJ Transit on Wednesday will unveil its first locomotive that can operate on diesel fuel and electricity. Spokesman Dan Stessel said it’s the first of its kind on any railroad in North America.

05/11/2011

(Photo by Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Engine Fire Stops Amtrak Train En Route To NY

Spokeswoman Vernae Graham says the three engineers on board the locomotive got out safely when the fire occurred just before 6 a.m. Wednesday.

12/15/2010