April 16, 2014

‘No-ride’ list for Amtrak; armed cops on VRE

WASHINGTON — Sen. Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.) says he wants Amtrak and the Department of Homeland Security to create a “no-ride” list for intercity passenger trains, similar to the Secure Flight monitoring program in place for airlines whereby names of air travelers are cross-checked against the federal government’s terror watch list. Separately, Virginia Railway Express has [...]