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Illinois Gov. Wants to Cut Amtrak Funding

Bruce Rauner’s budget could reduce number of trains between Chicago & St. Louis



Travel By Train For Your Next Vacation

To get better acquainted with Amtrak, the nation’s railroad service, here’s a simple yet very helpful guide to understanding how get onboard a passenger train.


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Best Train Trips In The USA

Train trips may take longer, but they are more affordable than flying and they offer unique glimpses of America’s vast countryside.


Passengers boarding a St. Louis to Chicago train on November 25, 2012. (KMOX/Brad Choat)

Amtrak Embraces Change From St. Louis to Chicago

High-speed rail and eventually new cars expected on the line.


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