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Amtrak’s Spectrum Gap

While Amtrak officials may have been devastated by the tragedy in Philadelphia, they could not have been surprise

May 22, 2015

Investigators Studying Cellphone Of Engineer In Fatal Amtrak Crash

Investigators trying to determine why an Amtrak train barreled into a curve at more than twice the speed limit are studying the engineer’s cellphone to see if he was distracted before the fatal crash, officials said Wednesday.

May 20, 2015

Precise Data About Train’s Speed At Time Of Crash Will Come From Onboard Recorder

The section of track where the train derailed had a 50 mph speed limit.

May 14, 2015

America’s Infrastructure Crisis: It’s Not Sexy, But It’s Critical

In March, John Oliver addressed America’s neglect of its crumbling infrastructure — an issue which has come back in the spotlight in the aftermath of the tragic Philadelphia Amtrak crash Tuesday night.

May 13, 2015