Senate Democrats on Thursday demanded that Republicans provide more money for Amtrak so the railroad can tackle a $21 billion maintenance and repair backlog, including replacing tunnels more than a century old.
Amtrak now says full service in the Northeast Corridor will not resume until Monday or Tuesday.
To get better acquainted with Amtrak, the nation’s railroad service, here’s a simple yet very helpful guide to understanding how get onboard a passenger train.
For the first time we are hearing the frantic 911 calls from the 26th Street collapse that sent cars tumbling onto the railroad and displaced dozens of families.
The Western Maryland Scenic Railroad says it’s acquiring a 65-year-old steam locomotive from the B&O Railroad Museum in Baltimore.
Cleanup continues statewide in the wake of this week’s severe weather. Damage includes a street collapsing, swallowing cars onto train tracks below.
Train trips may take longer, but they are more affordable than flying and they offer unique glimpses of America’s vast countryside.
All aboard on a trip through black history. Penn Station celebrates contributions to the railroad from former workers.
Cecil County authorities say an 18-year-old woman was flown to a Baltimore hospital after her car slid down an icy hill and into a moving freight train.
The Western Maryland Scenic Railroad, which will begin its 25th season on May 3, is under the leadership of Michael Gresham, the new general manager and chief operating officer.
An exhibit at the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad Museum in Baltimore explains how the railroad played a role in the establishment of West Virginia statehood during the Civil War.
This is the time of year many model railroad lovers are packing away the trains and tracks they pulled out for the holidays. But there is a group in Baltimore where the trains never leave the tracks.