Rail travel disruptions

An injured passenger is assisted after a train derailed at the station of Pioltello Limito, on the outskirts of Milan, Italy, Thursday, Jan. 25, 2018. Carabinieri say a commuter train carrying hundreds of people has derailed in northern Italy, killing at least two people and seriously injuring at least 10. (AP Photo/Luca Bruno)
January 25, 2018 - 3:23 am
MILAN (AP) — A commuter train derailed Thursday in northern Italy, killing at least two people, seriously injuring 10 and trapping others heading into the city of Milan at the start of the work day, carabinieri police said. The Trenord derailed at the Pioltello Limito station on the outskirts of...
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January 24, 2018 - 12:06 am
THURMAN, N.Y. (AP) — Plans to remove old tanker train cars from a rail line in the Adirondacks have been halted by Hudson River flooding. The Post-Star of Glens Falls reports that plans to remove the cars sitting between North River and Tahawus were halted because river flooding deposited tons of...
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A truck crashed during heavy storms at the motorway A 71 near Erfurt, central Germany, Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018. A powerful storm lashed Europe with high winds and snow, killing at least four people in three countries, grounding flights, halting trains, ripping roofs off buildings and flipping over trucks. (AP Photo/Jens Meyer)
January 18, 2018 - 10:22 am
BERLIN (AP) — The Latest on a storm affecting parts of Europe (all times local): 4:15 p.m Germany's national railway says it has suspended long-distance train services across the country because of powerful Storm Friederike. Deutsche Bahn's announcement Thursday afternoon came hours after all...
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Rescue workers are busy at the site where a car was hit by a falling tree during a storm in Moers, western Germany, Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018. The driver was seriously injured in the accident. (Christoph Reichwein/dpa via AP)
January 18, 2018 - 8:48 am
BERLIN (AP) — The Latest on a storm affecting parts of Europe (all times local): 2:45 p.m. Several people have been injured in weather-related accidents in western Germany and air traffic has been suspended at the Cologne-Bonn airport as a winter storm with high winds lashes the country. The German...
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Rescue workers are busy at the site where a car was hit by a falling tree during a storm in Moers, western Germany, Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018. The driver was seriously injured in the accident. (Christoph Reichwein/dpa via AP)
January 18, 2018 - 7:32 am
BERLIN (AP) — The Latest on a storm affecting parts of Europe (all times local): 1:30s p.m. Dutch police say at least two people have been killed in separate wind-related incidents as a powerful storm lashes the Netherlands. Police in the eastern province of Overijssel say in a tweet that a 62-year...
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A man who escaped unharmed picks up his gloves after his scooter was hit by a crashing tree uprooted by heavy winds in Amsterdam, Netherlands, Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018. Scores of flights and trains were cancelled in The Netherlands and drivers were warned to stay off the roads as the country took a powerfull hit of a storm which was set to lash large parts of Europe. (AP Photo/Peter Dejong)
January 18, 2018 - 6:35 am
THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — Amsterdam's Schiphol Airport suspended all flights for nearly an hour Thursday and the Dutch national rail service halted trains across the country as a powerful storm battered the Netherlands and lashed other parts of Europe. Passengers were briefly stranded as...
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A snow plow clears the road up to the Feldberg mountain near Frankfurt, Germany, Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018. (AP Photo/Michael Probst)
January 18, 2018 - 6:02 am
BERLIN (AP) — The Latest on a storm affecting parts of Europe (all times local): 11:50 a.m. German Railways has canceled all train services for the country's most populous state of North Rhine-Westphalia in as a winter storm moved to Germany from western Europe. The square in front of Cologne's...
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A man who escaped unharmed picks up his gloves after his scooter was hit by a crashing tree uprooted by heavy winds in Amsterdam, Netherlands, Thursday, Jan. 18, 2018. Scores of flights and trains were cancelled in The Netherlands and drivers were warned to stay off the roads as the country took a powerfull hit of a storm which was set to lash large parts of Europe. (AP Photo/Peter Dejong)
January 18, 2018 - 5:09 am
THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — Scores of flights and trains were canceled in the Netherlands and drivers were warned to stay off the roads Thursday as the country took a powerful hit from a storm that was set to lash large parts of Europe. Dutch airline KLM canceled more than 200 flights before the...
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A digger at work where an avalanche has blocked the road between Taesch and Zermatt, Wednesday Jan. 10, 2018. Swiss authorities have closed ski slopes, hiking trails, cable cars, roads into the town of Zermatt amid a heightened risk of avalanches, stranding some 13,000 tourists in the town. A train packed with tourists has begun the descent from a snowbound town near Switzerland's Matterhorn as railway service resumed following a nearly two-day suspension due to avalanche risks. (Dominic Steinmann/Keystone via AP)
January 11, 2018 - 8:26 am
ZERMATT, Switzerland (AP) — Access to a Swiss village near the famed Matterhorn peak has reopened after unusually heavy snowfall blanketed roads and railways, stranding thousands of tourists. Work crews with shovels, plows and helicopters located and bored through the cumbersome snow mass to end a...
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January 11, 2018 - 7:58 am
NEW YORK (AP) — Amtrak says it has resolved a power problem that caused delays for rail passengers at New York's Penn Station. New Jersey Transit had said an Amtrak overhead wire problem caused delays of up to 20 minutes for its trains in and out of the station on Thursday morning. NJ Transit...
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