Association of American Railroads articles over last 30 days

- articles last 30 days - articles per day
Mentioned in this news Places Companies People
2015/05/29 13:23
2015/05/29 13:23
15h
OMAHA, Neb. (AP) -- Union Pacific has furloughed about 900 railroad workers because shipping demand has been weaker than expected. The Omaha, Nebraska-based railroad said last month that it had...
2015/05/29 13:23
2015/05/29 13:23
Latest videos
2015/05/28 15:46
2015/05/28 15:46
1d
The Association of American Railroads reported that for the first 19 weeks of 2015, cumulative traffic on U.S. railroads, including both intermodal and carload, was down 0.3 percent compared to last...
2015/05/27 13:39
2015/05/27 13:39
2d
After years of steady growth, railway share prices have been in a downward spiral, as the U.S. economy wobbles and shipments of coal and oil plunge. Union Pacific Corp. and Norfolk Southern Corp. are...
2015/05/25 10:52
2015/05/25 10:52
4d
Jonathan Tamari, Inquirer Washington Bureau Posted: Monday, May 25, 2015, 1:07 AM Seven years after Congress' mandate, more than half of commuter lines still don't have the radio spectrum they need,...
2015/05/24 17:42
2015/05/24 17:42
5d
A morning northbound Amtrak train approaches 30th Street Station, service resumed with a 5:53am departing train, after last week’s derailment, on May 18, 2015 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. (Photo by...
2015/05/22 11:19
2015/05/22 11:19
7d
Emergency personnel work the scene of deadly train wreck in Philadelphia. (Joseph Kaczmarek/AP) The Federal Railroad Administration issued an emergency order Thursday detailing fixes that Amtrak must...
2015/05/21 06:41
2015/05/21 06:41
8d
JACKSON, MS (Mississippi News Now) - There have been no shortage of train derailments in the news. The latest, an Amtrak passenger train accident that killed eight people in Philadelphia. Now imagine...
2015/05/20 23:45
2015/05/20 23:45
9d
The following story was reported by Isaiah Thompson of the New England Center for Investigative Reporting and published here in collaboration with The Huffington Post. NECIR trains the next generation...
2015/05/19 21:45
2015/05/19 21:45
10d
It's not uncommon to see trains rolling through the Billings area. Often, those trains are carrying oil. “The thing is that when it goes off the tracks and the containers rupture, then it not only...
2015/05/18 23:01
2015/05/18 23:01
11d
WASHINGTON -- When a Republican lawmaker in 2011 asked an Obama administration Office of Management and Budget official to name regulations where costs were not justified by benefits, the official had...
2015/05/17 22:52
2015/05/17 22:52
12d
Jonathan Tamari, INQUIRER WASHINGTON BUREAU Last updated: Sunday, May 17, 2015, 6:09 PM But the derailment of Amtrak 188 last week added a tragic burst of urgency to the debate over Positive Train...
2015/05/16 03:19
2015/05/16 03:19
14d
The National Transportation Safety Board says an assistant conductor on the Amtrak train that derailed in Philadelphia on Tuesday said she thought she heard the train's engineer on radio saying...
2015/05/15 15:56
2015/05/15 15:56
14d
Submitted by Andy Tully via OilPrice.com, America’s largest energy trade association is suing the US government, contending that its timeline for upgrading oil tank cars for freight trains isn’t...
2015/05/14 10:13
2015/05/14 10:13
15d
When a train hauling volatile crude oil derailed near Galena in March, witnesses said it took about only an hour for tank cars to explode, sending giant fireballs hundreds of feet into the...
2015/05/14 06:25
2015/05/14 06:25
15d
... look at the train," Phillip Contreras told his one-year-old son Lucas as he held his child's hand in the front yard of their home. "Wave to it, tell it bye," Contreras said. Contreras and...
2015/05/14 04:37
2015/05/14 04:37
15d
Safety is our first priority, and following the 2013 derailment of a crude oil train in Aliceville, which caused no injuries, a number of additional safety protocols were implemented on the Alabama &...
2015/05/14 00:45
2015/05/14 00:45
16d
... comment from Association of American Railroads, investigators)By Patrick Rucker and Jarrett RenshawWASHINGTON/PHILADELPHIA, May 13 (Reuters) - The commuter rail route where an Amtrak train left...
2015/05/13 22:51
2015/05/13 22:51
16d
Amtrak Crash Puts Spotlight on Washington Related Links The Amtrak derailment in Philadelphia Tuesday that killed at least seven people and injured hundreds quickly rippled back to Washington, where...
2015/05/13 21:52
2015/05/13 21:52
16d
Upon detecting a problem, PTC would both communicate with railroad employees to alert them to the danger, as well as serve as a backup system in case no other actions were taken to correct the...
2015/05/12 15:32
2015/05/12 15:32
17d
Lawrence Harris knows how disastrous a train derailment can be. "We were all asleep and we heard some explosions but we didn't know what they were,” he explained. In 1987, a CSX train traveling...
2015/05/29 13:23
2015/05/29 13:23
Latest from Twitter