The fate of a rare redwood tree in Cotati has been decided after the SMART agency agreed on a new location near the city’s new rail station.
Kern County is the latest Central Valley government to sue the state over its $68 billion bullet train plan.
The Stockton-bound commuter train was traveling struck a person on the Union Pacific Railroad tracks at the Santa Rita Road intersection.
Train trips may take longer, but they are more affordable than flying and they offer unique glimpses of America’s vast countryside.
A teenage girl was still in critical condition on Sunday after being struck by a freight train while walking to a school dance in Marysville with her boyfriend, who was killed in the accident.
A teenage boy is dead and a teenage girl critically injured after they were hit by a freight train while walking to a high school dance in Northern California.
Railroad-themed rides and exhibits are alive and well in the East Bay, and are perfect entertainment for the kids.
An Amtrak train heading to Vancouver, B.C., derailed just north of Fremont Saturday night, but no one aboard was harmed, an Amtrak spokeswoman said.
A woman was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence after she illegally drove her car onto railroad tracks and subsequently got stuck on the tracks near Interstate Highway 580 Thursday night, according to the California Highway Patrol.
A Livermore woman is fighting a $6,000 ticket she received for taking a shortcut through railroad tracks near her home.