By STEPHEN SINGER Associated Press HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Federal transportation safety officials on Monday urged closer track inspections after finding that inspectors may have failed to spot a broken part two days before […]
Connecticut officials are marking the anniversary of a derailment on the Metro-North Railroad that injured more than 70 people in Bridgeport.
Metro-North Railroad Thursday announced a sweeping series of reforms in response to a federal report that unveiled safety deficiencies.
A schedule overhaul by Metro-North Railroad intended to improve reliability on the Waterbury branch line has increased commuting time for some commuters.
A fire inside a switching control house in Greenwich is causing delays along the New Haven line of the Metro-North commuter railroad.
By MICHAEL R. SISAK and JOHN CHRISTOFFERSEN Associated Press STAMFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Last call came Friday for the bar cars on commuter trains between Manhattan and Connecticut, a final run for rolling taverns […]
By STEPHEN SINGER Associated Press HARTFORD, Conn. (AP) _ Four members of Congress are turning up the pressure on Metro-North Railroad, announcing Tuesday they’ve introduced legislation to improve rail safety following two accidents that […]
Connecticut commuters expect to hear from Metro-North officials about the commuter railroad’s 100-day improvement plan.
By JIM FITZGERALD Associated Press Writer WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) _ An engineer driving a speeding commuter train that derailed last year, killing four people, had a sleep disorder that interrupted his rest dozens […]
BRIDGEPORT, Conn. (AP) _ A newspaper reports that federal inspectors found more than 7,100 defects and deficiencies in the Metro-North Railroad over the last decade, but records show regulators launched an investigation only after two […]