Metro Board Calls Failure To Fix Bad Track 'Unacceptable'Metro's board of directors says the failure to repair a track problem that led to a derailment represents "a breakdown of the organization's chain of command" and "an unforgivable breach of safety."
Metro Derailment Cripples Morning Commute In D.C. Metro says limited service has resumed nearly nine hours after a train derailed in downtown Washington, snarling the morning commute.
5 Major Airlines Investigated For Price Gouging During Amtrak 188 DerailmentThe government has opened an investigation into five major airlines following allegations involving price gouging during the deadly Amtrak derailment in May.
New Technology Could Have Prevented Fatal Amtrak DerailmentA critical safety device could have prevented the devastating Amtrak crash last month that killed three people with Maryland ties. WJZ has learned Amtrak spent the day testing it in our area.
House GOP Measure Would Cut Amtrak By $242MLegislation that would cut Amtrak's budget by $242 million was working its way through the House, though there's new funding for video cameras inside locomotive cabs to record train engineers to help investigators get to the bottom of crashes such as last month's deadly derailment in Philadelphia.
Amtrak Service Restored Along Busy Northeast CorridorNow the focus turns to the investigation into what caused train 188 to barrel off the tracks in Philadelphia, killing eight people--including three with ties to Maryland.
Immediate Safety Changes Mandated Following Deadly Amtrak CrashDramatic developments in the investigation of that deadly Amtrak derailment in Philadelphia on Tuesday.
Those First On Scene Of Amtrak Derailment Share Their ExperienceAll public safety resources in Philadelphia--police fire, medical and civilian--were called to action.
Funeral Set For Navy Midshipman Killed In Amtrak Derailment A funeral will be held Friday for one of the victims killed in this week's Amtrak derailment in Philadelphia.
Amtrak Engineer Was Obsessed With Trains As A TeenBrandon Bostian was obsessed with trains while growing up, talked about them constantly and wanted to be an engineer or a conductor.
Investigators: Train In Deadly Wreck Was Speeding 106 MPHThe investigation into the deadly Amtrak derailment is zeroing in on speed. It's believed the train was going more than 100 miles per hour when it flew off the rails.
Family Seeking Whereabouts Of Baltimore Man Believed To Be On Amtrak 188A family of a Baltimore man believed to be on Amtrak 188 is searching for answers following Tuesday night’s deadly wreck.
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