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Amtrak Train at Crossing

Amtrak Commuter Train Strikes, Kills Person On Tracks In Santa Clara

A person was struck and killed by a Capitol Corridor train in Santa Clara Friday afternoon.

07/11/2014

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Man Escapes Before Train Hits His Car At Pinole Railroad Crossing

A man escaped injury Friday night after his car was struck by an Amtrak train near a Pinole railroad crossing.

06/28/2014

San Francisco Bay (Getty Images)

Guide To A Long Weekend In San Francisco

Although San Francisco has many world famous attractions, with some planning, all of them can be visited over a weekend or three-day holiday.

06/21/2014

Artist rendering of a California High-Speed Rail trail. (CA High-Speed Rail Authority)

California High-Speed Rail Authority, Amtrak End Joint Train Bid

Amtrak and the California High-Speed Rail Authority said Friday that they canceled a joint agreement seeking companies to build high-speed trains for them, a proposal billed as a way to save money and lure advanced train manufacturing to the United States.

06/20/2014

Train Hits Big Rig

Amtrak Capitol Corridor Train Hits Big Rig In Richmond

A westbound Capitol Corridor train struck a big rig two miles north of the Richmond station Friday afternoon.

06/13/2014

18-year-old Brittney Silva in an April, 2014 interview with KPIX 5. Silva was fatally struck by an Amtrak train in San Leandro on May 19, 2014. (CBS)

Family Of Teen Killed By Train In San Leandro Fundraising For Funeral, Peers Recall Her Drive

The family of an 18-year-old aspiring doctor is trying to raise money for her funeral after she was hit and killed by an Amtrak train in San Leandro on Monday. Meanwhile, her peers remember her drive and spirit.

05/20/2014

Amtrak Train at Crossing

Amtrak Train Kills Man Walking On Railroad Tracks In Fremont

A man was struck and killed by an Amtrak train in Fremont Friday evening, delaying the train and tying up traffic in the area, according to police.

05/09/2014

Amtrak Train at Crossing

Amtrak Train Hits, Kills Man Walking Along Tracks In Richmond

An Amtrak train fatally struck a man walking on the tracks with an unidentified woman in Richmond Saturday afternoon.

05/03/2014

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Get On Board The Best Train Trips In America

Train trips may take longer, but they are more affordable than flying and they offer unique glimpses of America’s vast countryside.

03/25/2014

(Chris Enright/Wikimedia Commons)

Power Outage Prompts Long Caltrain Delays; Tough Day On Other Rail Services

Caltrain was one of several Bay Area rail transit systems plagued by system delays Wednesday morning.

03/19/2014

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