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June 4, 1999 | Associated Press
A lightning strike Thursday at a railroad communication center slowed or halted rail traffic, including 11 Amtrak trains, in parts of the East and Midwest. Also affected was radio communication between train crews and dispatchers, a CSX Transportation spokesman said. The lightning struck a CSX communication center in Jacksonville, Fla. The lightning strike at 5:30 p.m.
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June 4, 1999 | Associated Press
A lightning strike Thursday at a railroad communication center slowed or halted rail traffic, including 11 Amtrak trains, in parts of the East and Midwest. Also affected was radio communication between train crews and dispatchers, a CSX Transportation spokesman said. The lightning struck a CSX communication center in Jacksonville, Fla. The lightning strike at 5:30 p.m.
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BUSINESS
July 14, 1993 | JESUS SANCHEZ, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Southwest Airlines, whose low fares have won over passengers and run off competitors across the West, is preparing to fly into the high-priced skies over the East. In a move that could shake up fares and competitors, Southwest is expected to announce today the beginning of service out of Baltimore--the airline's first East Coast destination. "When they come into the market, the fare structure drops and the traffic goes up," said Jon F.
BUSINESS
July 14, 1993 | JESUS SANCHEZ, TIMES STAFF WRITER
Southwest Airlines, whose low fares have won over passengers and run off competitors across the West, is preparing to fly into the high-priced skies over the East. In a move that could shake up fares and competitors, Southwest is expected to announce today the beginning of service out of Baltimore--the airline's first East Coast destination. "When they come into the market, the fare structure drops and the traffic goes up," said Jon F.
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December 28, 1989 | From Times Wire Services
Waterways frozen by record low temperatures in the South and Northeast slowed shipping Wednesday, while plumbers worked overtime to repair thousands of water pipes that burst when they froze. Ice on the Mississippi River forced the Coast Guard to ban nighttime barge traffic from Cairo, Ill., to the Arkansas-Louisiana border, delaying shipments of heating oil, coal and grain.
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December 28, 1989 | From Times Wire Services
Waterways frozen by record low temperatures in the South and Northeast slowed shipping Wednesday, while plumbers worked overtime to repair thousands of water pipes that burst when they froze. Ice on the Mississippi River forced the Coast Guard to ban nighttime barge traffic from Cairo, Ill., to the Arkansas-Louisiana border, delaying shipments of heating oil, coal and grain.
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