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At groundbreaking, California trades union head calls high-speed rail construction “greatest infrastructure project” in U.S. history

At groundbreaking, California trades union head calls...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Jan 07, 2015

Despite years of controversy and wondering where the money to fund its construction would come from, ground was officially broken ...

VIDEO: Freight train obliterates stuck truck and crane in tow, then derails

VIDEO: Freight train obliterates stuck truck and crane...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Oct 10, 2014

While attempting to cross railroad tracks in Mer Rouge, Louisiana, a truck hauling a crane became stuck on the tracks ...

Trains to Embody Scotland

Trains to Embody Scotland

Posted by Lauren Heartsill Dowdle on Aug 22, 2013

When I think of Scotland, I envision castles, kilts, breathtaking nature and an array of fresh produce. But I guess ...

Whose trains are safer: Europe or USA?

Whose trains are safer: Europe or USA?

Posted by John Latta on Aug 08, 2013

It’s lies, damned lies and statistics again. This time the question, arising after the recent high-fatality (79) Spanish high-speed rail disaster, ...

Majority of Americans want tax dollars used for public transportation

Majority of Americans want tax dollars used for public...

Posted by Amanda Bayhi on Jun 04, 2013

Americans want to see increased funding for public transportation, according to survey data released this month from the American Public ...

Trains a’comin’

Trains a’comin’

Posted by John Latta on Dec 18, 2012

Think of all those Western movies, then the robber barons, then the blues singers, the other movie makers ('night time, ...

Chicago-St. Louis high-speed rail construction could create 6,200 jobs

Chicago-St. Louis high-speed rail construction could...

Posted by Wayne Grayson on Nov 21, 2012

A high-speed rail project that will connect Chicago, Illinois to St. Louis, Missouri has been cleared for construction, according to ...

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