| Aug 18, 2007
On any given day, an average of 148,000 people will die. That means over a million people have died in the last week. Nearly 5 million have died since around this time last month, which, incidentally, was exactly when we were briefly bombarded with the...
| Feb 10, 2009
| 5:13 AM
Two days after a deadly train collision in central Camaguey province, most passengers at the Old Havana train terminal seem unfazed.
Cuba's aging railways have suffered from a lack of investment and maintenance. A large portion of the train fleet is...
| Nov 21, 2008
For the second time in less than three months, a Metrolink train and a freight train heading in opposite directions collided Thursday morning, raising fresh concerns about the commuter rail line's ability to navigate tracks it shares with other carriers....
| Mar 14, 2011
| 3:39 PM
The odds of riding SunRail to downtown Orlando are now about the same as riding Moby Dick to Atlantis.
This is not all that surprising.
SunRail has been a dead train chugging since Rick Scott became Florida's first Maximum Leader.
It's how he is...
| Nov 30, 2011
| 6:38 AM
One man was injured after an accident involving a train and a snow plow in Hendricks County Wednesday morning.
Police said a snow plow was traveling northbound on County Road 151, west of Lizton, Ind.
The train conductor said the snow plow driver...
| Dec 14, 2011
| 7:03 PM
The man injured in a crash involving a train and a motor home remained in critical condition Wednesday night.
The family of 71-year-old Stephen Stapp said he is resting following the accident.
It happened around 6:30 p.m. in the 100 block of North...
| Dec 15, 2011
| 7:01 AM
The man hurt in a crash involving a train and an RV is still in critical condition Thursday morning. The family of 71-year-old Stephen Stapp says he is resting following the accident.
Stapp was driving a motor home across tracks in Brownsburg when a...
| Dec 19, 2011
| 6:23 PM
Emergency crews responded to the scene of an accident involving a train on the city's southeast side Monday night.
Officials said a train hit a car near Churchman and Minnesota a little before 7 p.m. The train was not traveling at a high rate of speed...
| Mar 12, 2012
| 6:17 PM
Following Monday morning's bus accident, there have been a lot of questions about the road and railroad bridge above where it happened.
Driving up on the railroad bridge on Emerson Avenue, it looks pretty standard. It's two lanes. It's probably tight for...
| Mar 13, 2012
| 7:59 PM
The Indiana Department of Transportation has said that there are approximately 30 percent fewer crashes on railroad tracks since 2001.
In the wake of another death on the tracks this week, they admitted not every crossing across the state is equipped...
| Mar 15, 2012
| 1:43 PM
It has been less than two weeks since 15-year-old Jason Andrews was hit by a train in Franklin. His family said the 8th-grader is getting better with each passing day, but they know their loved one is far from being out of the woods.
"I would love for...