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  • The collie sheperd mix decided to race a train headed to Grand Central for more than a mile, from 149th Street to 125th Street in Harlem.
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  • Samuel Rivera announce the lawsuit at the Burke Rehabilitation Hospital in White Plains, where he has been for three months undergoing treatment.
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  • Metro North stops paying medical bills of derailment survivors
  • Federal investigators say the engineer on a New York commuter train that derailed last year, killing four people, has a serious sleep disorder.
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  • Metro North stops paying medical bills of derailment survivors
  • Some survivors of last year's deadly Metro North crash are outraged because the railroad has stopped paying for their medical bills.
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  • The Metropolitan Transportation Authority said Wednesday it plans to install video cameras and audio recorders on most Metro-North Railroad and Long Island Rail Road trains.
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  • Federal investigators begin probe into explosion
  • Officials are very interested in a water main break in front of the East Harlem buildings that exploded Wednesday, and they are looking into whether the main might have been involved in the initial rupture of the gas line.
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  • Metro-North has restored all service to and from Grand Central Terminal after the explosion and building collapse next to Metro-North's tracks running above Park Avenue in East Harlem.
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  • The worker was fatally struck by a train at 12:54 a.m. while working on tracks at Park Avenue and East 106th Street.
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  • Exclusive: Safety records show history of trouble with Metro-North
  • In 18 months before a fatal derailment, Metro North engineers racked up safety violations that could have led to collisions.
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  • Regulators investigating a fatal New York commuter train derailment recommended Tuesday that the railroad install recorders.
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  • The Connecticut Democrat, who's been critical of the commuter railroad in recent months, has said he's was looking forward to working with Joseph Giulietti.
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  • firefighters discovered the unconscious man Sunday night at the Purdys train station. He was pronounced dead at the scene.
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  • A Metro-North employee is under arrest in Connecticut after police say he was masturbating in front of a woman on a train.
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  • Human error to blame for Thursday evening Metro-North train suspensions
  • A train commuter leader launched an online effort Monday that included social media to air complaints directly to Metro-North Railroad and elected officials, saying commuters are fed up after recent derailments, service outages and stranded passengers.
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  • Human error to blame for Thursday evening Metro-North train suspensions
  • The MTA says the two-hour service disruption on Metro-North Railroad has been traced to human error during an electrical repair project.
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  • Passengers stuck on stranded Metro-North train
  • A nightmare commute finally ended for a few hundred passengers who got stuck for hours Wednesday night on a Metro-North train in Connecticut.
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  • The NTSB's preliminary report found that the train was travelling at 82 miles an hour in a 30 mph zone when it derailed.
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  • The Connecticut Department of Transportation has approved a 5% fare increase on Metro-North's New Haven line beginning Jan. 1st.
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  • FRA to investigate Metro-North derailment
  • The 60-day probe, dubbed Operation Deep Dive, comes amid calls by two U.S. senators for expanded national railroad safety inspections.
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  • Federal regulators are ordering railroads all over the country to review rules, while fellow engineers are speaking out for the first time since the deadly Metro-North derailment.
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  • The MTA is implementing new safety measures at the site of last week's deadly Metro-North derailment in the Bronx.
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  • After the Metro-North commuter train derailment killed four people, two federal lawmakers want trains to be outfitted with cameras pointed at engineers and at the tracks.
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  • Federal Railroad Administration issues order for Metro-North to change crew protocol
  • The emergency order is issued less than a week after a Metro-North train derailed and 4 people were killed in the Bronx.
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  • A woman who suffered extensive injuries, including a broken back, in Sunday's Metro-North derailment has filed the first lawsuit against the MTA, claiming the accident could have been prevented.
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  • Much easier morning commute expected for Metro North riders
  • Metro-North Hudson Line trains will be 100% back on schedule for Thursday morning's commute after Sunday's deadly derailment.
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  • The attorney for William Rockefeller says the engineer experienced a nod or "a daze" at the controls of the train that derailed Sunday, killing four people.
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  • Pressure is mounting on the MTA and Metro-North to address safety issues in the aftermath of Sunday's deadly derailment in the Bronx.
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  • All of the cars in the wrecked Metro-North train have been righted and returned to the tracks as federal investigators try to determine the cause of Sunday's deadly accident when a Metro-North commuter train rounding a riverside curve derailed in the Spuyten Duyvil section of the Bronx.
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  • The MTA has set up a family center for those seeking the status of loved ones who may have been aboard the Metro-North train that derailed in the Bronx Sunday morning.
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  • A Metro-North train derailed Sunday morning in the Spuyten Duyvil section of the Bronx, with four cars off the tracks and two flipping onto their side.
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  • The National Transportation Safety Board will hold an investigative hearing on two Metro-North Railroad accidents in May in Connecticut.
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  • Connecticut Gov. Dannel Malloy wants an investigation into the recent power failure that disrupted Metro-North commuter service along the New Haven Line.
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  • Nearly two weeks after a failed electrical circuit cut power to Metro-North's busy New Haven line, the commuter rail line returned to a full schedule of trains for rush-hour Monday morning to Grand Central Terminal.
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  • The MTA board has approved a credit for New Haven Line Metro-North ticket-holders affected by the Con Ed power outage.
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  • College student pushed on to Metro-North tracks
  • Authorities say a woman suffered injuries when someone pushed her in front of a train at the White Plains Metro-North station.
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  • Police responded to the Greenwich Metro-North train station just after 5 p.m. after a nearby bank robbery.
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  • Metro-North officials decided on the new timetable so that riders have at least a more predictable understanding of when their trains will arrive.
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  • Anthony Johnson reports on a train derailment in the Bronx
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  • Jim Dolan and Josh Einiger report on the derailment.
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  • Four days after a major freight derailment, Metro-North continued recovery efforts through the weekend in anticipation of a normal Monday morning commute on the Hudson Line.
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  • See images of the Metro-North train derailment in the Bronx
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  • An eight-car Metro-North train was disabled in the Bronx after running over a mattress placed on the tracks, sparking a fire that shorted the third rail.
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  • Several Connecticut officials are calling on the federal government to spend more on rail safety and reliability following a commuter train derailment near Bridgeport.
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  • A track foreman was struck and killed Tuesday by a train at a Metro-North station under construction in Connecticut, the railroad said.
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  • Federal officials investigating last week's commuter train derailment in Connecticut say the engineer described an "unusual condition" on the track before the train derailed.
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  • Commuter rail service from Connecticut to New York City, along with Amtrak service between Boston and New York, was back on schedule on one of the nation's oldest and most heavily traveled railways.
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  • Lisa Colagrossi has the latest on the derailment that made for a messy commute in Connecticut
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  • Lisa Colagrossi reports on how Friday's train crash will affect the commute this week
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  • The commuter train derailment and collision that left dozens injured outside New York City was not the result of foul play, officials said Saturday, but a fractured section of rail is being studied to determine if it is connected to the accident.
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  • Dozens were injured when trains collided in between the Fairfield metro station and the Bridgeport station.
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