Judge Says Railroad Talks Should Be Included In LawsuitsA federal judge has ruled that the nation's four largest railroads, including Fort Worth-based BNSF can't exclude details of their conversations from lawsuits challenging billions of dollars of charges.
Fort Worth's BNSF Names Kathryn Farmer CEO, Making Her 1st Woman To Lead Major U.S. RailroadFort Worth-based BNSF's pick to be its next CEO -- Kathryn Farmer -- will be the first woman to lead a major North American railroad.
Van Driver Hurt After Being Struck By Amtrak Train In North TexasJoshua Police said the preliminary investigation indicates the van went around railroad crossing arms.
Dallas CEOs Express Concerns Over 'Bathroom Bill'As members of the Texas Legislature continue to debate the so-called 'bathroom bill,' a collection of Dallas business leaders have sent a letter to express their concerns about the measure.
Texas Teenager Hit By Train While Taking Modeling PhotosThe mother of a 19-year-old woman says her daughter was killed when she was struck by a train while having photos taken of her on the tracks in a bid to launch a modeling career.
Report: Train Didn't Heed Stop Signal In Deadly Texas WreckA train failed to heed a stop signal before it barreled head-on into another freight train last month in the Texas Panhandle, killing three people.
Crews Continue Fighting Fire At Texas Train Crash, 3 Still MissingCrews continued to work trying to smolder a fire at the scene of a train crash that happened Tuesday morning in the Texas panhandle.
Train Tracks Washed Away By Flooding RepairedTrain tracks have been repaired along a North Texas line following a freight train derailment after flooding washed away the tracks.
Freight Train Derails In Cooke CountyA freight train derailed near Valley View in Cooke County early Friday, leaving four railroad workers injured.
Houston Train Collides With 2 Cars, Injuring 7Two adults and five children were hurt after a freight train collided with two cars in southwest Houston.
22 Train Cars Come Off Track In GainesvilleA massive train derailment in Cooke County on Tuesday night left surprisingly few lasting effects, despite the fact that 22 rail cars carrying iron ore came off of the track.
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.
BNSF Pledges To Catch Up On Agriculture ShipmentsFort 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.
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.
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.