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  1. Amtrak's Penn Station repairs on pace for Labor Day weekend deadline: OfficialRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Newsday

    ... nal testing, according to Naparstek. He predicted that when the work concludes, Long Island Rail Road and New Jersey Transit service will be back to about "90 percent plus" on-time performance, which was the level before the work began.

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  2. Amtrak: Slightly ahead of schedule on Penn Station repairsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Newsday

    ... nal testing, according to Naparstek. He predicted that when the work concludes, Long Island Rail Road and New Jersey Transit service will be back to about "90 percent plus" on-time performance, which was the level before the work began.

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  3. Refunds for late NJ Transit trains? NJ lawmaker says yesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 16 | WKXW-FM Trenton

    ... y be other things that we can do, but I wanted to get the ball rolling so we can have a conversation with New Jersey Transit, to work on a better response to delays, to try to give them the tools that are needed."

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  4. New York's transit system has gone from envy of the world to outdated messRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 16 | Fox News

    ... Frustrated passengers inside New York's Penn Station - where Amtrak, the Long Island Railroad and New Jersey Transit all converge - said they've been delayed 20 and 30 minutes regularly, sometimes waiting up to an hour for a delayed train. ...

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  5. Transit Group Proposes Extending Gateway Project to Reach Long IslandRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 16 | The New York Times

    ... he said. Under this proposal, those trains that are now operated by the Long Island Rail Road and New Jersey Transit, would essentially combine territories, picking up passengers both east and west of Manhattan. (Neither the Long Island Rail Road ...

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  6. RPA pitches a pair of mega-projects to fix our dystopian commuting futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 16 | Crain's New York Business

    ... political and logistical hurdles. Running Penn Station as a through station could require the MTA and New Jersey Transit to expand their territory at a time when both have struggled to maintain existing service . It is also not the first time that ...

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  7. NJ Transit faulted for spending long-term project funds on day-to-day operationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 15 | WKXW-FM Trenton

    ... at greater risk, because they're more apt to be thrown around in the event of an accident or derailment. "New Jersey Transit used to be winning awards in the '90s for quality service, and now has the worst on time and safety record of any mass ...

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  8. Stanhope considers development of borough parkRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 14 | New Jersey Herald

    ... in danger." It should be noted, Keller said, that the railroad and the trail next to it are owned by New Jersey Transit and not by the borough. Eventually, Maio said, some of those new trails could be connected to the existing Byram system to ...

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  9. Experts: Lives at risk if no sleep tests for train engineersRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 12 | KRQE Albuquerque

    ... right before the crash, which occurred as he sped through a 30 mph curve at 82 mph. The engineer of a New Jersey Transit train that slammed into a station in Hoboken last September, killing a woman, also suffered from undiagnosed sleep apnea, ...

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  10. TRENTON a " More retired law enforcement officers can legally carry firearms under...Read the original story

    Thursday Aug 10 | The Advertiser News (North)

    ... retired full-time officers: special agents of the Division of Taxation; Human Services police officers; New Jersey Transit police officers; campus police officers; state park and conservation officers; Palisades Interstate Park police officers; ...

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  11. Experts: Lives at risk if no sleep tests are done for train engineersRead the original story

    Thursday Aug 10 | Manila Bulletin

    ... right before the crash, which occurred as he sped through a 30 mph curve at 82 mph. The engineer of a New Jersey Transit train that slammed into a station in Hoboken last September, killing a woman, also suffered from undiagnosed sleep apnea, ...

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  12. Brewing company cashes in on 'Summer of Hell'Read the original story

    Wednesday Aug 9 | New York Post

    ... next week. The tracks at Penn Station, owned by Amtrak but mostly used by the Long Island Rail Road and New Jersey Transit, are so decrepit that they are falling apart . The old rails have been the source of three derailments and numerous other ...

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  13. Penn Station project shows Amtrak's efficiency, and need for infrastructure investmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 9 | Philly.com

    ... come true, thanks in large part to the planning by Amtrak in conjunction with Long Island Railroad and New Jersey Transit. As a former mayor of Philadelphia this comes as no surprise to me. I have watched Wick Moorman, who came on board less than a ...

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  14. Experts: No sleep testing risks livesU.S. officials are abandoning...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 8 | Journal Gazette

    ... right before the crash, which occurred as he sped through a 30 mph curve at 82 mph. The engineer of a New Jersey Transit train that slammed into a station in Hoboken last September, killing a woman, also suffered from undiagnosed sleep apnea, ...

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  15. Trump rollback of planned rule to test train, truck drivers for sleep ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 8 | The Japan Times

    ... right before the crash, which occurred as he sped through a 30 mph curve at 82 mph. The engineer of a New Jersey Transit train that slammed into a station in Hoboken last September, killing a woman, also suffered from undiagnosed sleep apnea, ...

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  16. Blue Point Introduces Penn Station Exclusive Beer Inspired by Your Terrible, God-awful CommuteRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 8 | Grub Street

    ... commuters stuck underground have no choice but to stew and tweet at Cuomo, Long Island Rail Road and New Jersey Transit riders can at least get drunk. To that end, Blue Point Brewing Company has introduced a new beer exclusively available inside ...

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  17. Trump cuts sleep apnea test for truck and train driversRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 8 | Daily Mail

    ... which occurred as he sped through a 30 mph curve going 82 mph. And last Steptember the engineer of the New Jersey Transit train that killed a woman when it slammed into a station in Hoboken also suffered from undiagnosed sleep apnea, according to ...

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  18. Feds kill plan to screen for disorder cited in fatal Hoboken train crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 8 | NJ.com

    ... for deadly rail crashes in New York City and New Jersey, and several highway crashes. In Sept. 2016, a New Jersey Transit train crashed into the Hoboken station , killing one and injuring 108. The engineer, Thomas Gallagher, was diagnosed with sleep ...

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  19. Transit officials put push for sleep apnea testing for truck drivers and train engineers to bedRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 8 | Your News Now

    ... has been blamed for multiple train crashes in the city and New Jersey, including one last year after a New Jersey Transit train crashed into the Hoboken station, killing a woman and injuring 100 others. Most of our on-demand video clips are open to ...

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  20. Amtrak says Penn Station repairs likely to end soon after Labor DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 8 | Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen

    NEWARK, N.J. - The major repairs at New York's Penn Station that have pushed thousands of New Jersey Transit commuters off their normal routes into Manhattan this summer are right on-schedule after the first month of work. The steady progress means service changes that have been in place since early July are likely to end soon after Labor Day.

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