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Tens of thousands trapped at Chinese train station in holiday travel rush

Vast crowds trying to head home for Lunar New Year celebrations <a href="http://www.cnn.com/2016/02/02/travel/china-guangzhou-railway-station-chunyun-crowds/" target="_blank">were stranded</a> at the Guangzhou Railway Station in southern China after snow and ice delayed at least 22 trains on Tuesday, February 2. More than 2.9 billion trips are expected to be made in China during the Lunar New Year holiday period, according to Chinese authorities.


Major delays reported on Haverhill Line


Train conductor struck in Braintree; train rolls several stops


2 Amtrak cars over embankment, fire crews say


Severe delays reported on Orange Line


A 12-year-old Lowell boy suffered severe injuries after being struck by a train Sunday afternoon


Retro News Wednesday Just For You

Wednesday, July 1, 2015

1) Holiday Inn, starring Bing Crosby and Fred Astaire (1942)

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2) Olympic Bombing 1996, Richard Jewel, The Wrong Man

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3) Biosphere 2: An American Space Odyssey

4) Retro Indy: Biographer Ray Boomhower shares his fascinating figures in local history

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5) 21 old-fashioned fruit punch recipes (1969)

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6) The Shadow of the Thalidomide Tragedy

7) St Paul’s street trolley: The Auto of the People (1904)

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8) The American girl – fashion’s latest model (1915)

9) Terri Schiavo Documentary: The Case’s Enduring Legacy

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10) The Battle for School Busing

11. Photos: See retro New York in all its black-and-white glory

12. Retro album makeovers for modern musicians from Miley to Drake

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