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Investigators say deadly Amtrak train crash was preventable…

Federal investigators are trying to figure out why a rail switch was in the wrong position, sending an Amtrak train into a freight train...

How the snowstorm is affecting mass transit, travel

NEW YORK (WABC) -- A wicked nor'easter is battering the New York area, bringing snow and whipping winds, and bitterly cold temperatures are expected in...

This is BART: Life Lessons from Riding Public Transportation

I’ve been blogging for The Huffington Post since 2015 on various aspects of how the humanities can benefit educations in management and public administration at The University...

Self-driving buses in Maine? Bill before the Legislature could make it happenSelf-driving buses in...

A bill before the Legislature would help set the stage for putting self-driving buses on the streets of Portland and other Maine communities within...

You can now text for safety help on Metro Transit buses, trains

MINNEAPOLIS (KMSP) - Metro Transit has a new safety feature that allows bus and light rail passengers to discreetly report any suspicious or unwanted behavior...

Amtrak did not wait for system that could have prevented wreck

The rush to launch service on a new, faster Amtrak route near Seattle came at a deadly cost critical speed-control technology that could have...

Amtrak derailment: Train crashes near Tacoma, Washington, fatalities reported

Several people were killed Monday after an Amtrak train derailed while traveling on the first day of a new route outside Tacoma, Washington. "There have...

Memphis Trolley Return Pushed Back to April

The Memphis Area Transit Authority (MATA) announced Monday that the return of the vintage, steel-wheeled trolley will be delayed until April 2018. The trolleys were...

Houston-Dallas bullet train clears hurdle with environmental impact statement

The long-awaited Texas "bullet train" cleared an important hurdle Friday when the Federal Railroad Administration released a draft environmental impact statement identifying a preferred...

Kansas City’s streetcar, which began service in 2016, is considered a success. Could it...

On a sunny Wednesday afternoon in November, people filled a shiny streetcar as it hummed through downtown Kansas City, Missouri. Most of the 38 blue...