Legislation Would Make Attack Aboard Train Federal CrimeU.S. Sens. Tammy Duckworth of Illinois and John Hoeven of North Dakota marked the anniversary of the shooting of an Amtrak conductor in suburban Chicago with the introduction of legislation that would make such an attack a federal crime.
Amtrak Train To Michigan Unexpectedly Stops Twice, Leaves Passengers SickAmtrak passengers from Chicago's Union Station to Michigan got stuck on their train four hours longer than they expected Monday night.
Amtrak Train Hits Vehicle, One InjuredAn Amtrak train collided with a vehicle Thursday afternoon in Dyer, Ind
Train Carrying Some House Republicans Hits Truck In Virginia; 3 Illinois Reps UnhurtIllinois Congressmen Peter Roskam and Randy Hultgren and several other House Republicans on their way to a retreat in West Virginia were on board a train that hit a garbage truck Wednesday morning in Virginia.
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.