Construction Zone May Have Complicated Traffic Near Fatal Amtrak CollisionLane closures due a PG&E construction zone near an East Bay train crossing may have contributed to driver confusion in the horrific collision between an Amtrak train and an SUV that killed an Oakland woman and her young daughter.
Two Dead In Horrific San Leandro Amtrak AccidentAn Amtrak train collided with a car in San Leandro Tuesday afternoon killing a woman and a young child inside the car.
Amtrak Train Hits Vehicle On Tracks In Santa ClaraA train struck a vehicle on the tracks in Santa Clara Tuesday afternoon, an Amtrak spokeswoman said Tuesday evening.
Collision Reported Between Amtrak Train, Vehicle In PittsburgContra Costa County Fire Protection District firefighters are responding to a reported collision this evening in Pittsburg involving an Amtrak train and a vehicle.
Train Crash Near Brentwood Launches Truck Into Water, Hitting Boat; 2 Critically HurtA man in a pickup truck and a woman on a boat near Brentwood were critically hurt when an Amtrak train hit the pickup truck Thursday, launching the truck into the water where it hit the woman.
Silicon Valley Tech Shuttle Drivers Approve Union Proposal To Increase Wages, BenefitsThe agreement from Compass drivers includes hourly pay increases over the three-year contract, shift differential pay, a six-hour minimum and employer contributions to a pension plan.
Romantic Getaway Guide To MontrealNo other city in North America reminds visitors of Paris and European culture than Montreal, less than an hour drive from the U.S.-Canadian border.
Walnut Creek Man One Of Victims In Philadelphia Amtrak Train CrashFifty-five-year-old Abid Gilani was an executive with Wells Fargo in New York. He lived in Walnut Creek so he could be with his family on the weekends.
Following Amtrak Derailment In Philadelphia, Caltrain Hopes To Have Positive Train Control System Installed By End of 2015Caltrain officials hope to have the Positive Train Control System installed and up-and-running by the end of 2015.
The Physics Of The Philadelphia Amtrak Derailment: What Happens When Steel Rails Do Battle With Steel Traveling At 106 MPHDouble the train's speed and you quadruple the centripetal force on the rails.
Engineer Involved In Deadly Philadelphia Amtrak Derailment Previously Worked At CaltrainOne day after an Amtrak train derailed in Philadelphia, killing seven people, officials said the engineer who was behind the controls had previously worked on commuter rail in the Bay Area.
Amtrak Train Derails In Philadelphia, 5 People Dead, Dozens HospitalizedAn Amtrak train headed to New York City derailed in Philadelphia late Tuesday, leaving at least five people dead and more than 50 more injured.