Amtrak Crash In South Carolina Leaves 2 Dead, Over 100 HurtAn Amtrak passenger train hurtling through the early morning darkness Sunday slammed into a freight train parked along a siding in South Carolina, killing two Amtrak crew members and injuring more than 110 people, authorities said.
GOP Lawmakers Put Medical Skills To Work After Train CrashRepublican members of Congress with medical experience put their skills to work after a train carrying dozens of them crashed into a garbage truck in rural Virginia.
I-Team: Texas Commuter Train Slow To Install Required Life-Saving TechnologyThe most-ridden commuter rail line in Texas still does not have a life-saving braking device Congress ordered all trains to install nearly a decade ago.
NTSB: High Speed, Slow Rotor Led To Ellis County Helicopter CrashFederal investigations have concluded that vibration caused by high speed and low rotor rotation speed both led to a Bell Helicopter crash that killed two people south of Dallas.
Amtrak Didn't Wait For System That Could've Prevented WreckThe rush to launch service on a new, faster Amtrak route near Seattle came at a deadly cost — critical speed-control technology that could have prevented a derailment was not active.
Amtrak Train Speeding 50 MPH Over Limit Before Deadly DerailmentFederal officials confirmed an Amtrak train was hurtling 50 mph over the speed limit when it careened off an overpass south of Seattle, spilling cars onto the highway below and killing at least three people.
Pilot Of Crashed Texas Balloon Was As Impaired As A Drunk DriverThe pilot in the deadliest hot air balloon crash in U.S. history was likely impaired by opioids and sedatives when he ignored weather warnings and flew the ride into a power line.
American Flight Underscores Hazards Posed By TurbulenceSome 40 people a year are seriously injured by turbulence in the U.S. Check out a rundown of statistics and recent incidents, and find out what pilots and airlines do to avoid hitting potholes in the sky.
Father, Son Who Died In Plane Crash To Be Buried At Air Force AcademyAn Air Force Academy cadet and his Air Force veteran father who were killed in an airplane collision in McKinney will be buried at the school's cemetery in Colorado.
1 Killed In Crash Of Experimental Plane Near HoustonOne person has died in the crash of a small, experimental aircraft south of Houston.
After Fatal Train Crash, Investigators Seek AnswersInvestigators are trying to determine what happened before a New Jersey commuter train barreled through a station and crashed into a barrier, killing a young mother and injuring more than 100 others.
Safety Recommendations Unfulfilled 7 Years After Flight 1549 Landed In Hudson RiverMost of the safety recommendations stemming from the ditching of a crippled airliner in the Hudson River, now the basis of a new movie, have yet to be followed more than seven years after the event.