Amtrak Bans Samsung Galaxy Note 7 CellphonesAmtrak has banned the use of Samsung Galaxy Note 7 cellphones.
Amtrak Service Restored After Freight Train Derailment In The BronxThe derailment took place around 9:15 a.m. in the CSX freight line yard near Bruckner Boulevard and Longwood Avenue in Hunts Point.
Biden Announces New Funding For Amtrak Northeast CorridorFederal officials are announcing new funding for Amtrak's passenger rail system and stressing the need for continued investment in America's transportation infrastructure.
Amtrak: Delays Cut By Nearly 25 Percent Due To New LocomotivesAs Amtrak prepares to roll out the last of 70 new locomotives, the passenger rail corporation says the engines have helped reduce delays by more than 20 percent.
East Side Access Project Stalled Yet Again As MTA, Amtrak Clash Over ClosuresThe problem spot right now seems to be the Herald Interlocking in Long Island City, Queens, where the Long Island Rail Road shares a busy junction with Amtrak.
Amtrak Experiences Delays After Boat Slams Into Spuyten Duyvil BridgeService on Amtrak's Empire line has been temporarily suspended after a boat struck a rail bridge.
Tri-State Guide To Planes, Trains & AutomobilesWhether you're taking a train, plane or automobile to travel this Labor Day weekend, we're here to help you navigate with this comprehensive list of resources.
NTSB: Distracted Engineer To Blame For Deadly Amtrak DerailmentBrandon Bostian lost track of where he was and accelerated to a 106 mph as his train approached a sharp curve with a 50 mph speed limit, investigators said at a National Transportation Safety Board hearing convened to pinpoint the cause of the tragedy.
Power Outage Halts Amtrak Service From New York City To New HavenA power outage halted Amtrak Northeast Corridor service between New York City and New Haven, Connecticut Friday evening.
Amtrak Cleaning Up Toxic Contaminants Found On Tracks At Penn StationOfficials have found elevated levels of toxic contaminants on at least two tracks at Penn Station.
Brush Fires In Secaucus, Kearny Disrupt NJ TRANSIT, Amtrak ServiceA massive brush fire is burning in Secaucus, New Jersey. Because of the fire, ALL NJ TRANSIT trains are being held from Secaucus to Newark Penn Station.
Amtrak Running On Schedule A Day After Deadly Derailment; Victims IdentifiedAmtrak trains on the Northeast Corridor were running on schedule Monday, a day after a train struck heavy equipment on the tracks outside Philadelphia, killing two railroad workers.