- Conn. US senators push for Metro-North safety Updated: Dec-07-13 12:56 pm
- Lobbying heat up for Ga. port deepening Updated: Nov-16-13 12:37 pm
- Isakson, Reed to join Biden for Panama Canal trip Updated: Nov-15-13 3:35 pm
HARTFORD, Connecticut - Connecticut U.S. senators are stepping up pressure on Metro-North Railroad to revamp safety systems after federal transportation regulators ordered the commuter train operator to take emergency measures in the wake of a derailment that killed four people in the Bronx this week.
ATLANTA - Atlanta Mayor Kasim Reed will travel with Vice President Joe Biden to the Panama Canal on Monday as Georgia officials seek federal money to deepen the Port of Savannah.