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BERLIN | Munich officials want train station to have air taxi parking

BERLIN  — A group of city counselors in Munich say they want the southern German city’s main train station to have a landing pad for flying taxis. Five city council members from the Christian Social Union party submitted a motion Wednesday calling on rail company Deutsche Bahn to consider the space needed for flying taxis … Continue reading BERLIN | Munich officials want train station to have air taxi parking

PHILADELPHIA | Audit finds security lapses at Philadelphia’s Amtrak station

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — An audit has found a number of security vulnerabilities at Philadelphia’s main train station, including that it can’t be locked in the event of an emergency because staffers don’t have the keys. The audit of 30th Street Station was conducted by Amtrak’s inspector general. Among the findings were: An inspection in November … Continue reading PHILADELPHIA | Audit finds security lapses at Philadelphia’s Amtrak station

Israel minister plans Trump train station at Western Wall

JERUSALEM /December 27, 2017 (AP)(STL.News) — Israel’s transportation minister is pushing ahead with a plan to dig a railway tunnel under Jerusalem’s Old City, passing near sites holy to Jews, Christians and Muslims — and ending at the Western Wall with a station named after President Donald Trump. Yisrael Katz’s plan, currently in the initial … Continue reading Israel minister plans Trump train station at Western Wall