Amtrak chief: Trains more vulnerable than planes

(The Associated Press circulated the following on June 15, 2011.)

WASHINGTON, D.C. Amtrak President Joseph Boardman says he wants to step up security patrols of the passenger rail network and explore new technologies able to provide advance warning of track tampering following revelations that al Qaida considered attacking U.S. trains.

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Thursday, June 16, 2011
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