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Maglev train would whisk riders from D.C. to N.Y. in an hour

(Source: CNN, November 3, 2014)

NEW YORK — One working plan calls for 300-mile-per-hour train that floats on magnets to run from downtown Washington, D.C., to Manhattan. The train, faster than anything currently in operation, would make the trip in about an hour -- or nearly three times as fast as Amtrak's Acela service.

Full story: CNN

Tuesday, November 4, 2014

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