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The entrance sign to BNSF railway corporate headquarters campus in Fort Worth.

BNSF Pledges To Catch Up On Agriculture Shipments

Fort Worth-based BNSF Railway Co. has promised to get caught up on farm commodity rail shipments that are running nearly three weeks behind in North Dakota.

03/12/2014

The Burling Northern Santa Fe Railway corporate headquarters  in Fort Worth, Texas.  (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

Fort Worth Based BNSF To Invest $5 Billion In Its Railroad

BNSF plans to invest $5 billion in its railroad this year, including $900 million to expand capacity in the Northern Plains where crude oil shipments are surging.

02/05/2014

The entrance sign to BNSF railway corporate headquarters campus in Fort Worth.

Fort Worth’s BNSF Railway To Offer Health Care To Same-Sex Spouses

The nation’s largest freight rail carriers announced Wednesday they will provide health care benefits to the same-sex spouses of their employees, one day after legally married, gay engineers filed a federal lawsuit in Seattle.

12/04/2013

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3 Freight Trains Collide In Texas, 4 Crew Hurt

Three freight trains collided in the Texas Panhandle before dawn Wednesday, derailing up to 30 cars and injuring four crewmembers including two critically.

09/25/2013

The Big Boy is the prized piece in the Museum of the American Railroad collection of 40 locomotives and train cars, most of which are now located on a 12-acre site behind the Frisco Discovery Center. No. 4018 has been at Fair Park since its arrival in August 1965. (credit: CBSDFW.COM)

Big Boy Stopped In Its Tracks, Again

The move of the Museum of the American Railroad’s Big Boy steam locomotive was canceled Sunday.

07/21/2013

The driver of a pickup crashed into a BNSF train in Fort Worth on September 17, 2012. The driver was killed. (credit: Chuck Schechner/KRLD NewsRadio 1080)

Truck Driver Killed After Slamming Into Fort Worth Train

The driver of a pickup in Fort Worth apparently ignored the flashing lights and safety arms at a railroad crossing and slammed into a train Monday morning.

09/17/2012

The entrance sign to BNSF railway corporate headquarters campus in Fort Worth.

North Texas Rail Line Reopens After Derailment

A North Texas rail line that closed following a seven-car derailment has been repaired and reopened.

07/23/2012

The entrance sign to BNSF railway corporate headquarters campus in Fort Worth.

BNSF Announces Improvements For Oklahoma

BNSF has earmarked $92 million for improvements this year in Oklahoma. The Fort Worth based company announced that the funds will be used for maintenance and rail capacity projects.

06/27/2012

U.S. Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner speaks during a press conference at the Treasury building on February 2, 2012 in Washington, D.C. (credit: MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Treasury Secretary Geithner Visits North Texas

Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner is making a whirlwind visit to DFW to promote the transportation elements of President Obama’s proposed 2013 budget.

03/08/2012

The entrance sign to BNSF railway corporate headquarters campus in Fort Worth.

BNSF To Spend $3.9 Billion On Rail Network

BNSF railroad plans to invest $3.9 billion in upgrades to its network this year.

02/01/2012

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Fort Worth Railroad Intersection To Be Rebuilt

Officials say a congested freight railroad intersection in Fort Worth called Tower 55 should be rebuilt by early 2014.

09/01/2011

A Union Pacific freight train carries goods. (credit: David McNew/Getty Images)

Haslet Family Hit Hard By Train Accident

Every year, Alliance Community Fellowship Church gives out awards to the children who participate in its football league. But at this year’s ceremony, the church was giving out love to a Haslet family struck by tragedy.

05/26/2011

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