Rail

Rail or rails may refer to:

Rail transport

  • A generic term for railroads, railways, rail transport, and related matters
  • Track (rail transport), or railway lines, the running surface of a railway
  • Rail profile, the cross sectional shape of a railway rail
  • Third rail (or conductor rail), a method of providing electric power to a railway train
  • Science, technology, biology, and medicine

  • Picatinny rail, a bracket used on some firearms in order to provide a standardized mounting platform for telescopic sights and other accessories
  • Rails or Rallidae, a family of birds which includes crakes, coots, and gallinules
  • Structural
    • Guard rail, for protective separation of persons (including those in vehicles) from dangerous places or situations
    • Hand rail, for physical support, such as on stairways and steps
    • Theatre rail, see batten (theater), from which lighting fixtures, theatrical scenery, tabs or curtains may be hung
    • Curtain rail, see curtain, from which curtains are hung
    • Door rails, see frame and panel, a horizontal outside member on a door or in a frame and panel construction
  • This page contains text from Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia - https://wn.com/Rail

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    The Watauga Valley Railroad Museum hosting dinner fundraiser for Chuckey Depot.

    Johnson City Press 13 Jun 2021
    14 ... The cars will remain in the rail yard during the dinner ... Passengers must select their setting time as well as their meal at the time of ticket purchase. Due to limited parking at the rail yard, passengers should park at the Jonesborough Senior Center, where they will be shuttled to and from the rail yard at no cost ... .......
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    Charles Town Results Saturday June 12th, 2021

    Daily Freeman 13 Jun 2021
    3rd-$15,400, Claiming, 3-Year-Olds & Up , Six and One Half Furlongs, Dirt, Cloudy. Off 8.19. Good. pace,rail,driving. Fractional/Final Time. 23.980, 47.860, 1.13.510, 00.000, 00.000, 1.20.310.- Advertisement - ... .......
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    BC-Chart Gulfstream Park-11-Add

    Hastings Tribune 13 Jun 2021
    BC-Chart Gulfstream Park-11-Add. Gulfstream Park Results Saturday June 12th, 2021. By The Associated Press. 11th-$24,000, Claiming, 3-Year-Olds & Up , Six Furlongs, Dirt, Cloudy. Off 5.43. Good. rail, clear,dug in btw. Fractional/Final Time. 22.110, 45.660, 58.530, 00.000, 00.000, 1.12.040. Trainer. Enrique Torres. Winner ... Scratched. Optimal Courage ... ....
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    Building infrastructure to Niger Republic is in best interest of Nigeria – Buhari

    Business Day Online 13 Jun 2021
    But those who are rarely keeping in touch with what we are doing know the difference between the time we came and now ... Each zone has set up security apparatus, is this not time to formalise state police in Nigeria? ... So, the teachers used to have time but all that has collapsed ... I think this time they will be different....
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    Proposal to extend passenger rail along Androscoggin picks up steam

    Union Leader 12 Jun 2021
    Department of Transportation ready to invest in passenger rail, the time to act is now." ... congested roads in the Portland metro area which Lewiston-Auburn borders, and long established cultural and tourism times to Canada, the return of passenger rail is a time that has come."....
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    Study: Cape Rail would cut millions of vehicle miles, thousands of tons of CO2

    The Barnstable Patriot 12 Jun 2021
    At Wednesday’s virtual meeting of the Cape Rail Study advisory group, Muller outlined estimates about potential ridership, travel times, vehicle emissions reductions and cost for two service alternatives that would extend year-round passenger train service to Cape Cod....
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    U.S. will restore $929 million for California's bullet train

    Times Free Press 12 Jun 2021
    President Biden is proposing a major boost in federal spending for passenger railroads in his infrastructure plan, which includes $80 billion for national and intercity rail over eight years, or $10 billion a year — five times the annual $2 billion in subsidies Amtrak gets....
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    House transportation bill a loser for consumers

    The Hill 12 Jun 2021
    Ironically, this would also lead to a heavier reliance on trucks, which are several times more dangerous than rail ... As Reason Foundation scholar Marc Scribner argued recently, “disadvantaging rail relative to trucking through a train crew-size mandate would increase the ......
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    $4.4b City Rail Link needs extra $6.7b to upgrade wider network

    NewstalkZB 12 Jun 2021
    Auckland's $4.4 billion City Rail Link is on track to open in 2024, but needs an extra $6.7b to upgrade the wider network to reach its full potential ... The "fact sheet" issued by City Rail Link Ltd also says "at peak times, 54,000 passengers an hour will use CRL stations" and is silent about the extra cost....
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    Column: Will Hybrids Drive the Economy?

    The Pilot 12 Jun 2021
    There are unanswered questions across multiple economic sectors and time frames ... They found being at home distracting, even without school-aged children needing frequent attention, and embrace the rigid separation of work time and personal time that a physical commute can reinforce ... I confess that I’ve been a rail-transit skeptic for a long time....
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    Remote workers put in longer hours but were less efficient, study says

    New York Post 12 Jun 2021
    Working from home is no longer fun — it’s time to go back to the office. San Jose rail yard shooter ‘had two sides,’ complained about work ... Employees are beginning to trickle back into their offices just in time — after a new study found that remote work reduces productivity....
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    Bill Maher being an asshole...again

    Democratic Underground 12 Jun 2021
    Bill spent some time on his show last night railing against liberals/progressives who insist on wearing a mask even though many restrictions have been lifted ... 481 ... ....
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    BC-Chart Woodbine-3-Add

    Hastings Tribune 12 Jun 2021
    BC-Chart Woodbine-3-Add. Woodbine Results Saturday June 12th, 2021. By The Associated Press. 3rd-$83,238, Allowance, 3-Year-Olds & Up Fillies and Mares, One Mile and One Sixteenth, On the Turf, Cloudy. Off 2.19. Good. rail,ridden out. Fractional/Final Time. 24.510, 48.210, 1.12.390, 1.35.120, 00.000, 1.41.180. Trainer ... ....
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