190 miles of the route from yesterday's train derailment will not be protected by a new system, set to go into effect by the end of the year, which can prevent trains from passing stop ...
An Amtrak passenger train hit debris from a rockslide and derailed in central Vermont on Monday, sending at least seven people to the hospital, officials said on Monday.
Amtrak passenger service that runs on tracks owned by freight rail companies may be curtailed unless Congress extends a Dec. 31 deadline to implement a safety system that was mandated seven years ago.
The NTSB's determination heightened the mystery surrounding the cause of the accident.
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 ...
Full Amtrak service has resumed in the nation's busy Northeast rail corridor, almost a week after a derailment in Philadelphia killed eight passengers and injured more than 200.
The section of track where the train derailed had a 50 mph speed limit.
"We are heartbroken. We have not experienced anything like this in modern times."