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April 17, 2009 7:07 AM

Kansas City is part of Obama's high-speed rail plan

President Barack Obama on Thursday detailed his strategy for building a fabric of high-speed rail lines that would crisscross the country from New England to California, including a route between Kansas City and St. Louis. By later this year, states, including Missouri, could start work on a new rail system that could rival what has been built around the world.

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