May 23, 11:03 AM EDT
Media & Culture
Oil-By-Rail To Spur Major Traffic Jams
on 09/29/14 AT 4:21 PM
A new transportation report found the federal government isn't doing enough to address congestion problems.
Railing To Keep Oil Routes Secret
on 07/25/14 AT 11:48 AM
Norfolk Southern's lawsuit is believed to be the first time a rail company has gone to court to keep information about its routes confidential.
The Quest To Make US Oil-By-Rail Shipments Safer
on 01/17/14 AT 11:23 AM
Recent oil-by-rail explosions caused by derailments have made local officials nervous about increased oil shipments passing through their towns.
In US, Everyone Is Shipping Crude
on 12/10/13 AT 12:00 PM
A record number of oil companies got licenses to ship U.S. crude oil this year, according to government data.
Can The Railroad Industry Handle The US Oil Boom?
on 11/14/13 AT 2:32 PM
Recent rail accidents involving petroleum products in North America have left many in the rail industry to question federal safety regulations.
US Transportation Dept Beefs Up Emergency-Response Spending
on 09/05/13 AT 5:52 AM
After a series of hazardous materials transportation accidents, the DOT is helping states prepare for the worst.
Dozens Still Missing In Quebec Rail Accident
on 07/08/13 AT 7:49 AM
Police say dozens of people in Quebec's small lakeside community are still missing after Saturday's massive rail accident.