Photo Gallery: Heading to Birmingham on High-Speed Rail
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Photo Gallery: Heading to Birmingham on High-Speed Rail

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High-Speed Controversy Massive Rail Project Has Britain Divided

Politicians in the British capital are staunchly in favor of a high-speed rail project that would link London with northern England. But those who live near where the tracks would run aren't so sure. Though the government gave the enterprise the green light this week, many are hoping to block it.