| Nov 3, 2011
| 1:55 PM
Norfolk Southern Corporation plans to hire 500 employees in eight states, including Pennsylvania, by the end of 2011 to meet the growing demand for freight rail service and to replace employees retiring in coming years.
The railroad is seeking applicants...
| May 24, 2011
| 12:05 PM
Pennsylvania State Police say a New Bloomfield was killed by a Norfolk Southern frieight train early Tuesday morning. The victim was 43 year old David Cibullka, of New Bloomfield. Cibulka, was struck by the west bound train between 3 am and 6:30 am in...
| Aug 21, 2012
| 6:11 PM
The derailment that killed two young women in Ellicott City Tuesday morning adds one more incident to a long history of CSX trains leaving the tracks in Maryland — from little-remembered events in the company's own railyards to the spectacular...
| Aug 22, 2012
| 6:36 PM
Within hours of the CSX train derailment that killed two young women in Ellicott City early Tuesday, investigators from the National Transportation Safety board were on the scene to determine why it happened.
When tragedy strikes in the nation's skies or...
| Aug 28, 2012
| 1:18 PM
Port Deposit hopes to beef up traffic enforcement following Friday night's fatal crash and explosion of a loaded gasoline tanker truck.
Repairs to utilities and other cleanup activities were largely wrapped up by Tuesday in the town after a tractor...
| Sep 7, 2012
| 9:29 PM
Debbie Hurd sees it in the parking lots along North Point Boulevard — the answer to what life would be like if the steel mill that fueled the tight-knit communities near Sparrows Point never reopens.
Fewer cars. Fewer customers for businesses....
| Aug 27, 2012
| 6:50 PM
Crews responded to the scene of a train accident in Mount Wolf Borough Monday afternoon. A Norfolk Southern train collided with a tractor-trailer at the Walnut Street crossing around 1 p.m.
A fire official says the truck's diesel fuel and hydraulic...
| Aug 7, 2012
| 12:58 AM
A female bicyclist was struck and killed by a semi-trailer truck in the Fuller Park neighborhood on the South Side, authorities said.
The semi was entering the Norfolk Southern facility in the 300 block of West 47th Street around 1:40 p.m. Monday when it...
| Aug 7, 2012
| 3:05 PM
A female bicyclist who was struck and killed by a semi-trailer truck Monday on the South Side has been identified, authorities said.
Evelyn Dean was pronounced dead at 2 p.m. at the scene, according to a spokesman for the Cook County medical examiner's...
| May 5, 2012
| 10:45 AM
There's a new exhibit waiting to greet summer visitors at Delaware's Cape Henlopen State Park. And it's big.
It's a 16-inch gun barrel that once roared from the deck of the battleship Missouri during World War II, and it now rests — 120 tons, 68...
| Oct 5, 2008
With a flick of his left thumb, Danny Karnes belts out two booming howls from his thundering whistle, then a short one followed by another long blast.
The gray-haired, bespectacled train engineer is about to cross a Norfolk city street in his jet black...