Snake On Train Goes Unnoticed By Japanese Bullet Passengers For Nearly An HourA passenger spotted a python curled around the armrest of another passenger’s seat on a Japanese high-speed Shinkansen “bullet” train, forcing the train to make an unscheduled stop.
Tanker Cars Full Of Hazardous Fuel Abandoned On SMART Train Tracks Near SonomaA train hauling millions of gallons of highly-flammable liquid petroleum gas is currently stopped on the SMART rail corridor in Sonoma County and no one seems sure why.
Benicia Votes Against Crude Oil Train PlanBenicia’s city council has unanimously voted against a plan to run crude oil trains to the Valero Refinery following a four-year-long debate about the trains.
Unofficial BART Artist Installs Swings On Some CarsA San Francisco artist is looking to spice up your daily commute. Forget sitting; you can now swing on some BART trains.
Nazi Gold Train Search Resumes In PolandExplorers in Poland Tuesday have resumed searching for a legendary Nazi train laden with treasure and armaments, dissuaded by decades of fruitless searches and a scientific determination that no train is even there.
Texas Train Collision Triggers FireballSeveral box cars have derailed and are engulfed in flames following a freight train collision in the Texas Panhandle.
Richmond City Council To Consider Solar-Powered Elevated Rail SystemRichmond City Council to consider installing locally-owned elevated rail system that runs on solar power.
Oil Train Derails, Catches Fire In OregonA train towing cars full of oil derailed Friday in Oregon's scenic Columbia River Gorge, sparking a fire that sent a plume of black smoke high into the sky.
Train To Release 'Led Zeppelin II' Cover AlbumTitled Does Led Zeppelin II the project is set to be released on June 6th...
Caltrain Adds Bicycle Cars, Fine Tunes Train SchedulesCaltrain officials early next month will adjust the train schedule and add a third bicycle car to each set of its Bombardier fleet of trains.
All Lanes Of Highway 84 Reopen Following Monday Train DerailmentAll lanes of Highway 84 reopened Tuesday night following the derailment of a train in Alameda County on Monday.
Benicia Commission Derails Valero's Plan To Deliver Crude Oil By TrainA proposal to deliver crude oil by train to a Benicia refinery was rejected unanimously by the city's Planning Commission Thursday night.
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.
Man Rescued From Car Seconds Before Train Slams Into It Suspected Of DUIA driver who narrowly missed being struck by a Caltrain in Sunnyvale Monday night has been cited on suspicion of drunk driving and other offenses in connection with multiple crashes.