Amtrak high-speed rail train in New York City. (credit: Getty Images/Doug Kanter/AFP)

$10 Billion Needed For DFW To Houston High-Speed Rail

Imagine heading from North Texas to Houston on a train doing more than 200 miles an hour. The concept of making the trip, on the ground, in 90 minutes, could soon be a reality.


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Neighbors Not On Board With Cotton Belt Plan

DART is moving forward with plans for a commuter rail line that will run from Wiley to the Fort Worth Stockyards.


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Rail Cars Derail On Dallas Tracks

A train derailment has traffic tied up for some Dallas commuters.


1 Dead After Train Hits SUV In Haltom City

HALTOM CITY (CBSDFW.COM) – A 32 year old man is dead after his SUV was struck by a train in Haltom City. The crash happened around 5 a.m. near the intersection of McLean Road and Old […]


The scene outside the MLK DART Station about an hour after a man was pushed in front of a moving train and killed. (Credit: Jay Gormley/KTVT)

Man Killed After Being Shoved Into Moving DART Train

A 19-year-old man was killed Tuesday night when a group of “three or four” suspects between 12 and 14-years-old beat him and threw him in front of a moving DART train at the MLK Station near Fair Park, DART spokesman Mark Ball said.


Truck Vs. Train Spills Cereal On Roanoke Road

According to police, the truck had become stuck on the tracks and couldn’t move.


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Amtrak Says It Has No Beef With Cow-Powered Train

Amtrak officials say they had no beef with using cattle-based biodiesel to power its Heartland Flyer train. The train runs daily between Oklahoma City and Fort Worth.


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How To Make The Most (Fun) Of DFW Public Transportation

By Jill Krause A gallon of gas these days costs more than a drink at Happy Hour. So why spend the cash filling your car’s tank when you can take advantage of free and cheap […]


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High-Speed Rail Focus Of North Texas Summit

Backers of a plan for high-speed rail in Texas say budget cuts in Congress won’t affect their plans. One group says they’re not looking for federal or state money, they considering working with the Japanese.


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DART Apologizes To Stranded Train Passengers

DART executives are backing down and apologizing to the nearly 200 passengers who were stuck inside a DART train after Thursday’s Dallas Mavericks’ championship parade.


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Light Rail Riders Take To Tunnel After Train Breakdown

A sea of thousands used DART’s light rail system Thursday for the Mavs Downtown parade celebration. It was the busiest day of the year for DART, but it was also one that included danger and outrage.


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TRE Train Kills Hurst Pedestrian

A woman is dead after she was hit by a Trinity Railway Express train in Hurst Tuesday afternoon.