A final rule published by the Federal Railroad Administration sets new standards for high-speed trains.
Experts say rescission of brake regulation could create serious safety risks.
Transportation safety agency and senators push for regulations combatting sleep apnea in rail employees.
The STB is considering proposals that would hurt the successfully managed freight rail industry.
Rail safety can be improved by realigning industry and regulatory goals.
Railroads face new financial and signage requirements in the Evergreen State.
Auditor outlines problems and gives guidance to rail regulator over delays with positive train control.