California backs down on high-speed LA-to-SF rail plan
The state wants to keep its finances in check.
A brief history of when trains ran on air
The flash in the pan alternative to steam.
Japan's next-gen bullet train is sleeker and tech-friendly
There's also a better chance of seeing it overseas.
Swiss rail stations will sell bitcoins at ticket machines
Trade francs for digital cash when you take the train.
Hydrogen fuel cell train offers pollution-free rail trips
Alstom's Coradia iLint is a cleaner and quieter alternative to diesel.
Most US rail operators won't meet deadline for train safety controls
The end-of-year deadline to have positive train control (PTC) in place won't be met by around 70 percent of rail operators.
Supersonic air keeps train tracks clear when weather sucks
Unlike forest fires, you personally can't do much to stop trainwrecks. With that in mind, the folk...
California starts building its high-speed train system
At long last, California's promised high-speed train system is becoming more than just a pipe drea...
Dutch trains get lasers to zap track debris
You might not see leaves as hazards, but train operators would beg to differ -- foliage on the tra...