Amtrak Completes First Step In Renovating The Northeast Corridor's Rail SystemAmtrak completed a months-long project at New York's Penn Station, taking a first step in upgrading America's rail system.
Victim In Fatal Pedestrian Train Accident IdentifiedHoward County Police have identified the man struck and killed by a train on Friday morning.
MTA To Receive Up To $9.4M To Install Crash-Avoidance Systems On MARC's Penn LineThe Maryland Transit Administration will receive up to $9.44 million in federal transportation grants to install crash-avoidance safety systems on the MARC train Penn Line, according to the Baltimore Sun.
MTA Investigating Possible Maglev Train For Baltimore-DCGetting from Baltimore to Washington, D.C. in 15 minutes could be a reality, but there are still obstacles to overcome.
Md. Pushing For Life-Saving Tech After Deadly N.J. Train CrashThe recent deadly train crash in New Jersey is re-energizing the effort to get positive train control technology installed on our tracks.
CSX Derailment Affects Commuter Train Service Into WashingtonThe derailment of a CSX train in Washington, D.C. is forcing some commuters to find a different way to work.
Pedestrian Fatally Struck By Amtrak Train Near BaltimoreA fatal train collision involving a pedestrian disrupts service on the Northeast Corridor.
MTA Conducting Sweeps On Light Rail To Catch Fare-SkippersThousands of dollars lost every year from people who ride the Light Rail without paying. Now the Maryland Transit Administration is cracking down.
Immediate Fix Recommended For D.C. Subway ComponentsFederal officials are recommending that Washington's subway system immediately repair components that are designed to protect the electrified third rail from water and other contaminants.
Man Who Tried To Jump From Moving Train Halts Train ServiceAmtrak officials say train service was halted for more than a half hour after a passenger attempted to jump from a moving train in Anne Arundel County.
Senate Democrats Demand More Money For Amtrak Repair BacklogSenate 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.
Metro: Power Problem Affecting 3 LinesMetro says three train lines are being affected by a power problem and that customers should be prepared for delays.
NTSB Official Expresses Doubts That Someone Fired At Amtrak 188Lawmakers raise questions on whether last week's deadly train derailment, could have been prevented. This as one of the victims with ties to Maryland is laid to rest.
Amtrak To Restore Full Northeast Corridor Service MondayAmtrak's Northeast Corridor trains will resume service Monday in "complete compliance" with federal safety orders following last week's deadly derailment, officials announced Sunday.
Those First On Scene Of Amtrak Derailment Share Their ExperienceAll public safety resources in Philadelphia--police fire, medical and civilian--were called to action.