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On Railroads, Pennsylvania Lacks Regulatory Power
Since the Norfolk Southern train derailment in East Palestine, Pennsylvania lawmakers have shown greater concern about railroad safety in the commonwealth.
Amtrak Presses on With More Funding and Expansion Despite Historic Losses
After posting historic spending deficits in 2021 and 2022, Amtrak is planning to spend more in fiscal year 2024 as federal funding expands to “unprecedented” levels.
A Deadly Georgia Wreck Few Remember
June 28, 1959, was humid, with temperatures reaching the mid-90s.
Is Casey Jones the Most Famous Railroad Engineer?
Casey Jones may be the most famous locomotive engineer. The Illinois Central Railroad engineer gained notoriety for his heroic actions on the morning of April 30, 1900.