Cars Separate From High-Speed Amtrak Acela Train In MarylandTwo cars separated from a high-speed Acela Express train in Maryland Tuesday morning, Amtrak officials said.
Officials: South Carolina Amtrak Crash Emphasizes Need For Positive Train Control NowA deadly Amtrak train crash in South Carolina this weekend has ignited renewed debate on GPS-based positive train control that experts say could have prevented it.
Federal Investigators Eyeing Switch In Deadly South Carolina Amtrak Train CrashThe New York-to-Miami passenger train struck a freight train early Sunday morning, killing a conductor and an engineer and injuring more than 100 passengers.
Two Amtrak Workers Killed, Over 100 Injured In South Carolina Train CrashThe train was en route to Miami from New York Penn Station when it collided with a CSX freight train.
Blumenthal Calls For Enhanced Rail Safety After Latest Amtrak WreckIt was the third deadly wreck involving Amtrak in less than two months.
1 Dead After Amtrak Train Carrying GOP House Members To West Virginia Retreat Hits Garbage TruckOne person was killed and another seriously injured after an Amtrak train carrying members of Congress to a Republican retreat in West Virginia hit a garbage truck, the White House said.
Demanding Answers: Frustrated NJ TRANSIT Riders Face Several Delays ThursdayNJ TRANSIT trains were suspended for a time Thursday afternoon due to the Portal Bridge being stuck in the open position.
Second Round Of Penn Station Repairs UnderwayRail officials said the impact on commuters won't be as significant as the changes riders dealt with last summer.
Schedule Changes Ahead For Commuters, As 2nd Round Of Penn Station Repairs Get UnderwayThe schedule changes beginning Monday won't be as widespread as those that occurred during the summer, but they will last longer — until late May.
Demanding Answers: Questions Surround Crowd Control Procedures At Penn StationThousands of commuters were trapped at Penn Station the night before the snowstorm, raising concerns they could be sitting ducks for a terrorist attack, fire, or stampede.
Third Rail Damage In East River Tunnel Snarls LIRR ServiceThe Long Island Railroad says its service is on or close to schedule in and out of Penn Station following earlier delays and cancellations due to third rail damage in one of Amtrak's East River tunnels.
NJ TRANSIT, Amtrak Trains Diverted Following Power Outage At Penn StationA power outage on the tracks at New York's Penn Station has affected train service on Amtrak and New Jersey Transit.
Investigators Want To Know If Engineer Was Distracted In Deadly Amtrak DerailmentThree people were killed Monday when the train barreled into a 30 mph zone at 80 mph and plunged off an overpass, sending rail cars plummeting onto a busy interstate highway south of Seattle.
NTSB: Amtrak Train Speeding Before Deadly Derailment South Of SeattleAuthorities said there were 80 passengers and five on-duty crew members on board when it derailed and pulled 13 cars off the tracks.
At Least 3 Confirmed Dead After Amtrak Train Derails Off Overpass Onto Freeway In Washington StateAt least three people were confirmed dead after an Amtrak train derailed on an overpass in Washington state Monday, with at least two train cars falling onto the highway below.