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Unique Financing Keeps Airport Rail Link on Track

Work is moving forward on a new light rail link from downtown Denver to its airport, backed by an unusual combination of federal loans and private investment. The project will create thousands of jobs, and add a much-needed public transit option for reaching the nation's fifth-busiest airport.

Inside Wall Street: Time to Hop Aboard CSX

Investors are rediscovering the railroads, which are among the first to benefit from improved economic activity. One example is CSX, a major provider of rail-based transportation services. A year ago it was trading at $21, but now it's around $50. A recovery could push it a lot higher.

Finally: Eurorail for Americans

Out of the blue, Amtrak has decided to allow Americans in on the big rail pass scheme that's usually offered only to international visitors. We...