NTSB: Derailed Amtrak Train In Washington Was Going 80 MPH In 30 MPH ZoneThirteen of the 14 cars from the train jumped the track in DuPont, Washington. Several cars fell off an overpass, landing on Interstate 5 below.
What Causes Trains To Derail?After an Amtrak train derailed Monday morning on an overpass in Washington state, concerns surrounding rail safety surfaced.
Amtrak Train Derails On Interstate In Washington StateAn Amtrak train derailed on an overpass in Washington, authorities said Monday.
Train Delays Possible On 3 Metra LinesTrains on the BNSF, Southwest Service and Heritage Corridor lines could experience delays up to 15 minutes during the Thursday evening and Friday morning commutes,
Metra, Amtrak Delays Expected At Union Station Thursday MorningDelays on Metra and Amtrak trains at Union Station were expected during the Thursday morning commute after a partial train derailment that caused delays throughout the day on Wednesday.
Train Derailment At Union Station A "Warning"Metra's outgoing and incoming executive directors told the Regional Transportation Authority board that the train derailment is a warning.
It's "Track Friday" For TravelersAmtrak's trying its hand at Black Friday discounts to get more people to travel by train.
Man Charged With Shooting Amtrak Conductor Found Unfit To Stand TrialA former federal employee charged with shooting an Amtrak conductor in May in west suburban Naperville has been found mentally unfit to stand trial.
Amtrak Signal Problems Delay Metra Trains At Union StationAll Metra trains out of Union Station are experiencing delays Friday morning because of Amtrak signal interference.
Chicagoans Board Amtrak's Eclipse Express To See Total Eclipse In CarbondaleThe last time there was a total solar eclipse visible coast-to-coast in the U.S. was 1918, which might explain the hype for Monday’s eclipse
Amtrak Solar Eclipse Train Sells Out In Just 22 HoursAmtrak says a special train ride taking passengers along the route of the Aug. 21 solar eclipse sold out in less than a day.
More Surgery For Amtrak Conductor Shot At Naperville StationThe 45-year-old Amtrak conductor who was critically wounded May 16 is undergoing a second round of major surgery.