UPDATE at 1:00 p.m. on May 17: The Franklin County Coroner has identified the man who died Sunday after attempting to cross Pasco train tracks as 40-year-old Nathan Murphy. Officials say his next of kin has been notified and that…
VIDEO: Check out the locomotive rolling through Tri-Cities, thanks to Richard Olson and Nevada Northern Railway. The rig was moving through Oregon on Tuesday/Wednesday. UPDATE: The train-moving crew stopped at Exit 11 on I-82 just east (south) of Ellensburg on…
KENNEWICK, Wash. -- People across Washington and Oregon witnessed a flying line of lights in the night sky on Tuesday. Now we know what it was. SpaceX's Starlink satellites, launched earlier in the day on Tuesday, traveled overhead shortly after…
TACOMA, Wash. (AP) — A judge has ruled that Amtrak is strictly liable for the claim of its engineer who sued for his injuries after a deadly 2017 derailment south of Tacoma, Washington. “The judge will instruct the jury that…
1 p.m. UPDATE: The train derailed when a semi-truck hauling a piece of farm equipment hit the train, according to the Yakima County Sheriff's Office. ORIGINAL STORY: MABTON, Wash. -- A train derailed Tuesday morning in Yakima County,…
A police officer detained and cited a man eating a sandwich on a San Francisco train platform, a confrontation captured on a viral video.
The man at the center of a heart-stopping close call at the Coliseum Bay Area Rapid Transit (BART) station is speaking out. He fell just inches from an oncoming train only to be saved in the nick of time by a BART employee.
Several rival companies may be hard at work trying to get Elon Musk's Hyperloop concept off the ground, but hurtling across country -- maybe even across continents -- at 600 miles per hour in a low-pressure steel tube still feels far from reality.
With only seconds to go before a train barreled through, a Utah state trooper pulled an unconscious driver from his car after it got stuck on the tracks.
Black smoke and flames coming from a train derailment in Dupo, Illinois.
A new, faster generation of driverless magnetic levitation trains is set to debut in China as early as 2020, according to state media.
After more than 36 hours in limbo, dozens of passengers exited an Amtrak train that had been stranded in deep snow in Oregon feeling a mix of relief and frustration.
The US Department of Transportation announced Tuesday it is canceling $929 million in grant funds for California's high-speed rail system, escalating the Trump administration's efforts to regain all the federal money for the canceled rail project.
Pendleton police say a man was killed by a train in the early hours of Tuesday morning.
Two Chicago police officers were killed Monday after being struck by a metro train, authorities said.
Hundreds of passengers on an Amtrak train that became disconnected had quite a story to tell around the Thanksgiving table.
It's not often a morning train delay announcement provokes smiles.
Three people have been killed after being struck by a train in South London, British police confirmed Monday.
There are two things that will never get old in Japan. Hello Kitty -- Sanrio's adorable mouthless character -- and bullet trains.
SEATTLE (AP) - Police in Seattle say they're investigating after a person was hit and killed by a train.Police say the person sitting on the tracks was struck just before midnight Friday by a Burlington Northern Santa Fe train.Police say the person died at the scene.The person's name hasn't been released, and train traffic has resumed.
SEATTLE (AP) - An Amtrak spokeswoman says a pedestrian has been killed after being struck by a passenger train in Seattle.Christina Leeds tells KOMO-TV that the person died Saturday morning in the collision that occurred just before 8 a.m.She says 93 passengers on the train are staying aboard until the investigation is finished. She says none of the passengers were injured.She says the train will continue to Vancouver once the investigation is complete.
A disaster was narrowly averted in eastern India after a runaway train carrying up to 1,000 passengers rolled with speed for several miles before being brought to an emergency stop by railway staff.
There's something magical about a sleeper train.
Two people were killed in a crash involving a freight train and an Amtrak passenger train early Sunday in South Carolina, authorities said.