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Amtrak at Winter Park, Fla.

Amtrak is suggesting passengers book their Thanksgiving holiday train tickets sooner rather than later to avoid missing out on the best availability and pricing. The railroad’s busiest days — and the ones most likely to sell out — are the Tuesday and Wednesday before Thanksgiving and the Saturday and Sunday…

NEW YORK — The Northeast Corridor is an “asset of national importance” and requires significant upgrades in order ensure it remains in good working order, the head of Amtrak recently told a subcommittee of the Senate Committee on Commerce, Science and Transportation. “It is aging and failure prone, and lacks redundant…

ATLANTA — Amtrak is urging passengers to book their Thanksgiving holiday train tickets early to avoid missing out on the best availability and pricing. The busiest travel days, the ones most likely to sell out, are the Tuesday and Wednesday before Thanksgiving and the Sunday following the holiday. Amtrak saw…

The federal government may have shuttered its doors Tuesday, but travelers might not have noticed. That’s because most employees responsible for screening baggage and passengers are considered essential employees. Same with air traffic controllers, who reported to work Tuesday to oversee the nation’s skies, but the Federal Aviation Administration’s development…