Jan 24, 2014 Railroads are shipping less coal, while they're sending packed supply trains to the oil fracking fields of North Dakota.
Apr 18, 2013 If you could see inside the cars on a freight train, you'd know more about which parts of the economy are up -- or down.
Mar 6, 2013 BNSF, the railroad owned by Warren Buffett's Berkshire Hathaway, should profit by switching to cheaper natural gas. Buffett's company also has a big stake in natural gas.
Mar 6, 2013 BNSF Railway is announcing this morning that it’s trying a new experiment. The railway is going to try running some of its locomotives on natural gas this year, instead of diesel.
Jan 8, 2013 Even with a new tax break for upgraded train tracks, short line railroads have trouble picking up business.
Aug 22, 2012 A private firm will offer service between Miami and Orlando, trying to prove that private rail service can compete with Amtrak.