New Jersey Transit trains are plagued by dangerous issues such as exposed wires, fire hazards and broken equipment – and it was slapped with nearly 800 violations by federal inspectors last year, according to a report Wednesday.
Forty-two percent of violations discovered by the US Federal Railroad Administration were
An irate woman pulled the emergency brake and told people they were "going nowhere" after getting into a heated row with a fellow passenger on the London Tube.
A spectator sitting in the carriage caught the argument on phone and captured the moment the woman pulled the lever, much
Britain's favourite locomotive, the Flying Scotsman , will be hauling special tours across the country in 2018 and it may be chugging through your town soon.
From London to Edinburgh, Scarborough to Lancashire, the Lake District to Carlisle to Fife, the vintage train will traverse the
A teenager was seen desperately scrambling to save a two-year-old boy who jumped onto tracks shortly before a train arrived.
CCTV footage shows the toddler running to the edge of the platform at a Milan metro station and jumping down on to the tracks below.
His mother soon
COMMUTERS in the capital could be hit with fare hikes and forced to keep using ageing trains as it emerges TfL faces a budget faces a deficit of £1billion.
Transport experts warn the firm could enter a “negative cycle” of reduced passenger numbers and a lack of investment –
Smoke flooded several subway cars traveling between Manhattan and Brooklyn on Thursday afternoon, according to riders and photos.
The conductor on straphanger Nicole Hensley’s train informed passengers they were going to pass though it, and cautioned them not to open any doors or windows.
“We just cruised through a whole
A high-speed Amtrak train bound for Penn Station broke apart as it was cruising through Maryland on Tuesday, sources told The Post.
The 2150 Acela was traveling from Washington, DC, to the Big Apple when the incident happened at about 6:30 a.m. The train was traveling at about 125
NJ Transit bosses failed to notice when one of their engineers quickly gained a dangerous amount of weight — and didn’t bother to test him for sleep apnea in the years before his condition led to a deadly 2016 Hoboken train crash, a doctor testified before the NTSB
An Amtrak train traveling from New York City to Miami appeared to be on the wrong track because of a bad switch when it slammed into parked CSX freight train early Sunday, killing two and injuring more than 100, South Carolina’s governor said.
“It appears to me that the
Two men viciously brawled on a train before bizarrely ending their fisticuffs by hugging each other.
Video footage shot on a mobile phone by another passenger showed an older man stood over the younger who was seated - and rant at him.
He lashed back that the older man was
One minute these two guys are full-on bashing each other with grappling moves Conor McGregor would be proud of, the next minute it looks like they’re best mates.
The incredible altercation, which was captured on an unspecified Sydney train service yesterday, was caught on camera and uploaded onto Facebook
THIS controversial footage shows scantily dressed schoolgirls as young as five learning how to pole dance.
The clip, which has been posted online, was shot in a school in Naberezhnye Chelny, Russia, where kids are taught how to writhe round a pole like a pro in PE classes.
The soon-to-be leader of NJ Transit admitted Tuesday that the failing system leaves riders feeling as stranded as soldiers “at Dunkirk.”
Kevin Corbett, who was named executive director of the agency, said he knows how frustrating the railway is — because he commuted by train from Mendham this past
A reckless couple risked their lives riding on the back of a 75mph train, while one filmed the dangerous stunt on a selfie stick.
The pair can be seen jumping onto the back of an intercity express when it became stationary at Gomel station in Belarus.
Alexander Ivanov, 19, is
A student burst into tears after she woke from napping on a train to find a kind-hearted passenger had left her £100 under a napkin on her lap.
Ella Johannessen, 23, had been speaking to her mum earlier in the journey about how "stressed and upset" she was about
MORE than 7,000 new train carriages will be brought in on Britain’s railways by 2021.
The upgrade will allow an extra 6,400 services a week to run, say rail company bosses.
Pacer trains built from bits of buses in the 1980s will be among those replaced. Sleeper services from London
A huge fire ripped through a train as is sat at a platform forcing terrified passengers to flee.
Dozens were quickly evacuated from the high-speed train which had just pulled into the the railway station in to Dingyuan county in the eastern China.
A video shows the train billowing with
At least three people have been killed and more than 100 people injured after a train derailed during rush-hour commute in Italy.
Approximately 10 people are fighting for their lives in critical condition after two cars peeled off the rails and came to rest at an angle.
UNDER-PRESSURE Transport Secretary Chris Grayling last night admitted taxpayers WILL be left out of pocket by the East Coast Main Line fiasco.
He told MPs it was inevitable the Government wouldn’t make as much money as expected because Stagecoach and Virgin would be allowed to hand back the franchise
BRITS face a Monday morning washout as heavy flooding threatens to wreak havoc for thousands of commuters.
Rivers burst their banks across Devon and Somerset, with trains across the South West facing severe delays and cancellations.
Yesterday families were forced to evacuate their homes homes in Barnstaple, and several other
A man fell to his death while surfing on top of a moving subway car during the Friday rush-hour commute, according to law enforcement sources.
The 29-year old male fell between two subway cars while riding on the roof of a southbound A train at 168th street and Broadway
Chicago police reportedly arrested a man riding a Chicago Transit Authority train during rush hour Thursday after they said he doused another passenger with chemicals and sparking a small fire.
The Chicago Tribune reported that a 26-year-old woman was on a southbound Red Line train when she was splashed
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A passenger aboard a Long Island Rail Road train out of Penn Station went into the bathroom to wash her hands — only to have a stream of black sludge come out of the faucet.
“Today the LIRR hit a new unsanitary low,”
BILLIONAIRE Richard Branson has U-turned on his decision to ban the Daily Mail from sale on Virgin Trains after a public outcry.
The company's founder and owner announced this morning that the firm would "reconsider" the move.
He tweeted this morning that he valued "freedom of speech, freedom of choice
BORIS JOHNSON today slammed Virgin Trains for banning the Daily Mail from sale in onboard shops.
The Foreign Secretary was joined by Jeremy Corbyn in defending the newspaper after the train company decided to stop stocking it.
The company - founded by Richard Branson - claimed staff had complained about
ALARMING footage appears to show a cyclist hitting a station worker - before tripping and having the bike hurled after him.
A man has been charged with assault by beating after a video of an alleged attack at London Liverpool Street was posted on Instagram.
The clip by The Street
A freight train traveling on Long Island Rail Road tracks in Mineola hit a person just before 2 p.m. Monday, snarling commuter traffic, officials said.
The person was standing on the tracks, officials said. His condition was unknown.
Because of the incident, LIRR service is suspended in both directions on
THE PM batted off criticism of rocketing train fare rises yesterday - saying more cash is needed to invest in the railways.
Theresa May defended the average 3.4 per cent rise - the highest for five years - saying commuters had to chip in.
The rises mean an annual pass
As temperatures dipped below freezing, intrepid straphangers still flocked to the city’s subways to take part in Sunday’s annual “No Pants Subway Ride.”
“The turnout is definitely down this year,” said LJ Geraghty, who has traveled to the Big Apple for 14 straight years to take part in the
Dramatic video footage shows rescuers coming to the aid of a man who became pinned between the train and platform in a Manhattan subway station after he stumbled onto the tracks early Sunday.
The 35-year-old victim was standing on the southbound platform at the 33rd Street 4, 5 and