SMART Commuter Train Exploring Extension For Hwy 37 Traffic Relief, Amtrak LinkThe State of California wants to know if it’s possible for Sonoma-Marin Area Rail Transit to branch out to help ease traffic in the East Bay. 
Avalanche, Rockslide Shuts Down Amtrak Travel Through SierraAmtrak says two trains together carrying nearly 300 passengers to and from the Bay Area stopped and reversed directions due to a railroad track closure in the Sierra Nevada.
Bay Area-Bound Amtrak Train Forced To Make 36-Hour Stop In Oregon MountainsAn Amtrak train bound for the Bay Area with 183 passengers on board is finally on the move, 36 hours after it became stuck in remote part of Oregon.
Fresno Mother Charged In Death Of Daughter Killed By TrainPolice in the Central Valley say a woman has been arrested on felony child neglect charges after her 8-year-old daughter was killed as she crawled under a train in downtown Fresno.
Driver Seriously Injured In Newark Amtrak Train CollisionA motorist was seriously injured Sunday morning when a minivan crashed into an Amtrak train on Cedar Boulevard, according to the Alameda County Fire Department.
Freight Train Derailment Delays Capital Corridor Commute ServiceThe derailment of a Union Pacific freight train near Davis early Friday has delayed the Capitol Corridor commute service between the Bay Area and Sacramento
Man Pushing Grocery Cart Fatally Struck By Train
Amtrak Collides with Freight Train in S. Carolina; 2 Dead, More than 100 HurtAn Amtrak train slammed into a parked freight train early Sunday morning after a thrown switch sent it hurtling down a side track, killing two Amtrak employees and injuring more than 100 people.
Train Carrying GOP Lawmakers To Policy Retreat Hits TruckA chartered train carrying dozens of GOP lawmakers to a Republican retreat in West Virginia struck a garbage truck south of Charlottesville, Virginia on Wednesday.
Three Pedestrians Struck In Separate East Bay Amtrak Accidents Three people were struck by Amtrak trains in the East Bay Wednesday morning and at least one of them has died.
Official: Train Brake Automatically Activated In Fatal WreckInvestigators are looking into whether the Amtrak engineer whose speeding train plunged off an overpass, killing at least three people, was distracted by the presence of an employee-in-training next to him in the locomotive, a federal official said Tuesday.