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 2017-09-18 19:29 

Cato Institute

Reversible Lanes, Not Trains... +

In the days before Hurricane Irma made landfall in Florida, the state ordered6.3 million peopleto leave their homes. As people in the rest of the nation watched videos and photos of bumper-to-bumper northbound traffic on Interstates 75 and 95, while the s...

 2017-09-15 08:12 

Euractiv

For the EU, the real Middle Kingdom is still the US... +

In its One Belt, One Road initiative, China is making a bid to dominate the economy of the 20th century. But the real value in today's economy isn't in ports and railroads. The real value is in people and in the networks that connect them, writes Salvato...

 2017-09-13 17:54 

The Union Leader

[ NH ]

Ride into the fall with Hobo Railroad in Lincoln... +

The Hobo Railroad's Hobo Harvest Time Express returns to the Hobo Junction Station on Route 112 for excursions Saturday through Oct. 15....

 2017-09-12 11:56 

Raw Story

New fears arise that trains could be targets for terrorists... +

WASHINGTON - The Transportation Security Administration has yet to strengthen security procedures at railroads a decade after legislation required such actions in response to the 9/11 terrorist attacks, according to two reports. Both the House Homel...

 2017-09-08 21:51 

Reuters

Factbox: Key railroad assets in Hurricane Irma's path... +

Major eastern U.S. railroads CSX Corp and Norfolk Southern Corp are rerouting rail cars and locomotives, holding traffic in yards out of harm's way, relocating workers, and putting repair equipment into place as Hurricane Irma barrels toward Florida....

 2017-09-08 21:51 

US News & World Report

Factbox: Key Railroad Assets in Hurricane Irma's Path... +

(Reuters) - Major eastern U.S. railroads CSX Corp and Norfolk Southern Corp are rerouting rail cars and locomotives, holding traffic in yards out......

 2017-09-07 14:00 

San Jose Mercury

Experts: Rising seas demand a unified Bay Area defense... +

The economic health of the Bay Area relies on a vast network of roads, power, wastewater treatment facilities and railroads -- and cities' disparate approaches could wreck regional havoc, experts told the National Academy of Sciences on Wednesday.ed....

 2017-09-02 14:28 

New Haven Register

Union Pacific Railroad makes position cuts in Omaha... +

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) - America's railroads are going through a round of job cuts - 25,000 in recent years, with more likely to come - aimed at efficiency and controlling future costs.It's a familiar pattern for an industry that once was highly labor-i...

 2017-09-02 05:01 

Washington Times

Union Pacific Railroad makes position cuts in Omaha... +

America's railroads are going through a round of job cuts - 25,000 in recent years, with more likely to come - aimed at efficiency and controlling future costs....

 2017-09-01 05:00 

Florence Times Daily

Man faces numerous charges after 2 arrests... +

FLORENCE -- Police arrested a man Tuesday after his Jeep rolled over a set of railroads tracks, landed on its wheels and continued driving along Railroad Avenue, authorities said....

 2017-09-01 02:01 

CBS New York

Amtrak Officials Announce Completion Of Track Work At Penn Station... +

Amtrak has completed the track work at Penn Station that forced the railroads that share the busy transit hub to curtail service for eight weeks....

 2017-09-01 01:14 

Reuters

Top U.S. railroads resume limited operations in storm-hit Texas... +

Union Pacific Corp and BNSF Railway are making progress restoring limited rail service and repairing facilities in parts of southeastern Texas hit by Hurricane Harvey, the two leading U.S. railroads said on Thursday....

 2017-09-01 00:25 

Reuters

UPDATE 2-Top U.S. railroads resume limited operations in storm-hit Texas... +

Union Pacific Corp and BNSFRailway are making progress restoring limited rail service andrepairing facilities in parts of southeastern Texas hit byHurricane Harvey, the two leading U.S. railroads said onThursday....

 2017-08-31 23:00 

The Decatur Daily

Decatur man faces charges after 2 arrests in Florence... +

FLORENCE -- Police arrested a man Tuesday after his Jeep rolled over a set of railroads tracks, landed on its wheels, and continued driving along Railroad Avenue, authorities said....

 2017-08-31 21:21 

Washington Post

Repairs done, normal service to resume at NYCs Penn Station... +

Amtrak has completed the track work at New York Citys Penn Station that forced the railroads that share the busy transit hub to curtail service for eight weeks, officials said Thursday....

 2017-08-31 21:17 

New Haven Register

Repairs done, normal service to resume at NYC's Penn Station... +

NEW YORK (AP) - Amtrak has completed the track work at New York's Penn Station that forced the railroads that share the busy transit hub to curtail service for eight weeks.Amtrak co-CEO Wick Moorman said Thursday that the repairs were completed ...

 2017-08-31 21:16 

National Post

Repairs done, normal service to resume at NYCs Penn Station... +

NEW YORK - Amtrak has completed the track work at New York City’s Penn Station that forced the railroads that share the busy transit hub to curtail service for eight weeks, officials said Thursday. Amtrak co-CEO Wick Moorman said the repairs w...

 2017-08-31 20:41 

US News & World Report

Repairs Done, Normal Service to Resume at NY's Penn Station... +

Amtrak has completed the track work at New York's Penn Station that forced the railroads that share the busy transit hub to curtail service for eight weeks....

 2017-08-31 20:41 

Glen Falls Post-Star

Repairs done, normal service to resume at NY's Penn Station... +

NEW YORK (AP) Amtrak has completed the track work at New York's Penn Station that forced the railroads that share the busy transit hub to curtail service for eight weeks....

 2017-08-31 15:00 

Florence Times Daily

Man faces numerous charges after 2 arrests... +

FLORENCE -- Police arrested a man Tuesday after his Jeep rolled over a set of railroads tracks, landed on its wheels, and continued driving along Railroad Avenue, authorities said....

 2017-08-31 10:51 

The Strait Times

What you need to know about the Southern Transport Corridor... +

1) The Southern Transport Corridor (STC) comprises a network of railroads linking Chongqing to Qinzhou Port in southern Guangxi province, a gateway to South-east Asia, including Singapore via sea. 2) On Thursday (Aug 31), the governments of Chongqing, Gua...

 2017-08-31 04:02 

NewsOK

[ The Oklahoman ]

Oklahoma exporters keep eye on Harvey storm damage on Gulf Coast... +

By Paul Monies Business Writer pmonies@oklahoman.comOklahoma agricultural producers are keeping a close eye on damage to transportation infrastructure from Hurricane Harvey on the Gulf Coast to see if it affects exports of state goods. Railroads and barge...

 2017-08-31 01:05 

Fox Business

Harvey may cause long-term disruption on Houston's rail tracks... +

Major U.S. railroads have warned that it could be a long time before normal operations resume in the Houston area where Tropical Storm Harvey has caused catastrophic flooding....

 2017-08-30 17:52 

Reuters

UPDATE 1-Railroads warn Harvey may cause long closure of Houston tracks... +

Major U.S. railroads have warned it could be a long time before normal operations resume after Hurricane Harvey caused catastrophic flooding in the Houston area....

 2017-08-30 16:47 

Reuters

[ US ]

Railroads warn of long closure of Houston-area tracks... +

Major U.S. railroads have warned it could be a long time before normal operations resume after Hurricane Harvey caused catastrophic flooding in the Houston area....

 2017-08-30 16:32 

Reuters

Railroads warn of long closure of Houston-area tracks... +

Major U.S. railroads have warned it could be a long time before normal operations resume after Hurricane Harvey caused catastrophic flooding in the Houston area....

 2017-08-30 16:32 

US News & World Report

Railroads Warn of Long Closure of Houston-Area Tracks... +

By Nick Carey and Eric M. Johnson(Reuters) - Major U.S. railroads have warned it could be a long time before normal operations resume after......

 2017-08-30 16:23 

Reuters

Railroads warn of long closure of Houston-area tracks... +
 2017-08-30 01:07 

New Haven Register

Smaller Connecticut railroads seek Estys help for permanent tax credit... +

THOMASTON >> Members of Connecticut's railroad industry want U.S. Rep. Elizabeth Esty to push for establishing a permanent tax credit that helps companies pay for rail and bridge replacement....

 2017-08-29 04:00 

The Middletown Press

Smaller Connecticut railroads seek Esty's help for permanent tax credit... +

THOMASTON >> Members of Connecticuts railroad industry want U.S. Rep. Elizabeth Esty to push for establishing a permanent tax credit that helps companies pay for rail and bridge replacement....

 2017-08-29 04:00 

The Register Citizen

Smaller Connecticut railroads seek Esty's help for permanent tax credit... +

THOMASTON >> Members of Connecticuts railroad industry want U.S. Rep. Elizabeth Esty to push for establishing a permanent tax credit that helps companies pay for rail and bridge replacement....

 2017-08-28 18:15 

Fox Business

Freight Companies Scramble to Reroute Goods in Wake of Harvey... +

Trucking fleets, railroads and shipping lines are scrambling to reroute cargo and set up alternate supply lines as Tropical Storm Harvey promises to disrupt freight traffic across southeast Texas for days....

 2017-08-28 18:00 

Wall Street Journal

Freight Companies Scramble to Reroute Goods in Wake of Harvey... +

Trucking fleets, railroads and shipping lines are working to reroute cargo and set up alternate supply lines as Tropical Storm Harvey promises to disrupt freight traffic across southeast Texas for days....

 2017-08-27 19:09 

Chicago Tribune

South suburban trail held up almost 4 years by railroad dispute... +

A strip of sidewalk in south suburban Burnham has become the focus of a nearly four-year legal battle that is delaying the completion of a key regional bike trail. Also at stake is about $5 million in federal and state funds. A sidewalk on the northern bo...

 2017-08-24 10:30 

Fortune

Investors Are Wagering $12 Billion on This 72-Year-Old Railroad Savior... +

Hunter Harrison became a legend by reviving three ailing railroads. Now hes promising to do it againthis time with CSX, Americas third-largest freight carrier....

 2017-08-24 04:00 

smithsonianmag.com

The Moment Lincoln Realized the Military Power of Railroads | Smithsonian... +

Following victory for the South in the battle of Bull Run, President Lincoln reached an inescapable conclusion. Without an effective railway network to transport troops quickly, the North couldn't win....

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