Travel By Train For Your Next VacationTo get better acquainted with Amtrak, the nation’s railroad service, here’s a simple yet very helpful guide to understanding how get onboard a passenger train.
OSHA Orders BNSF To Reinstate 2 Workers, Back Pay The Occupational Safety and Health Administration has ordered Fort Worth-based BNSF Railway to reinstate workers in Montana and Wyoming, with back pay, after an agency investigation determined the employees were illegally fired after reporting they suffered a back injury at work.
Best Train Trips In The USATrain trips may take longer, but they are more affordable than flying and they offer unique glimpses of America's vast countryside.
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.
Drivers Navigate Arlington Railroad ConstructionRailroad construction has shut down four busy Arlington Railroad crossings including one on the city's busiest street, Cooper.
Delays Begin For Arlington Railroad RepairsFour railroad workers stood on either side of the railroad crossing on Cooper Street in Arlington Thursday, holding large stop signs. Frustrated drivers with no place to turn around could only wait for the intersection to clear.
Changes Should Help Drivers Navigate Arlington Railroad ProjectDelays and changes could ease headaches for drivers trying to maneuver through a major Arlington railway construction project.
Union Pacific Rail Project Will Close Crossings In ArlingtonDrivers in and through Arlington are being forewarned about a major railway construction project that will simultaneously close railroad crossings and is expected to cause traffic headaches.
Railroad Repair To Slow Arlington DriversDrivers in Arlington can expect major traffic delays and disruptions next week, when a railroad improvement project is scheduled to shut down five major intersections simultaneously.
On The Road: Caprock Canyons State ParkCBS 11 News and Texas Country Reporter recently explored the trails in and around Caprock Canyons State Park, where some old railroad routes now make the best biking trails.
Runaway Heat At North Texas Rail YardThe best view of Union Pacific’s massive Davidson Yard is from the Hulen Street Bridge. From five stories above you can see the size and scope of the operation. It is the second largest train yard in Texas.
Man Struck & Killed By Fort Worth Amtrak TrainOne person is dead after being hit by a passenger train in Fort Worth. The Amtrak train, headed from Chicago to San Francisco, was making its way into the east side of Fort Worth when the incident happened.