Legislators Want System That Could Prevent Train Crashes In Place By End Of YearA safety system that can prevent train crashes remains a work in progress, and Congress is getting fed up.
Amtrak Engineer Ordered To Stand Trial In Philadelphia CrashA judge reinstated twice-rejected criminal charges and ordered an Amtrak engineer to stand trial for a deadly 2015 train wreck in Philadelphia.
Mechanical Issue Causes Train Cars To Separate While Going Through MarylandA "mechanical issue" caused two train cars to become separated while the train was heading through Maryland.
GPS-Based System Could Have Prevented Deadly Amtrak Crash In S.C.Federal investigators spent a second day Monday at the site of a deadly train crash in South Carolina.
2 Amtrak Workers Killed, 116 Hurt In South Carolina CrashTwo Amtrak crew members were killed and more than 100 people were injured in an Amtrak crash.
Train Hits, Kills 11-Year-Old Girl Who Was Looking At PhoneAn Amtrak train struck and killed an 11-year-old girl as she walked home from a restaurant near her home in Florida.
3 Cars On Amtrak Train With 311 Passengers Derail, None HurtThree cars on an Amtrak train carrying more than 300 passengers on a route from Miami to New York derailed in snow-covered Savannah after a fierce winter storm, but no injuries were reported.
After Amtrak Crash, Feds Urging Railroads To Implement Anti-Crash SystemRolling out better rail safety may be picking up speed.
Amtrak CEO Calls Fatal Derailment A 'Wake-Up Call'"It's not acceptable that we are involved in these kinds of accidents."
Mayor Predicted Deaths On New Amtrak Line, Called It 'Virtually Inevitable'Just weeks before an Amtrak train derailed south of Seattle, a local mayor predicted that people would be killed on the new line.
Official: Probe Looks At Whether Engineer Was DistractedInvestigators are looking into whether the Amtrak engineer whose speeding train plunged off an overpass was distracted.
Amtrak Train Derailed On New, Faster Route That Drew ConcernA community along the new rail line where an Amtrak train derailed in a deadly crash had tried to stop the project on grounds higher-speed passenger trains would endanger pedestrians and motorists.