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Almost 200 People Got Trapped on a Train for Days in Oregon's Brutal Snowstorm

The train hit a tree and then got snowed in, with 183 people inside.
River Donaghey
2.26.19
domestic terror

Neo-Nazi convicted for domestic terror on Amtrak train was part of Unite the Right rally

The 25-year-old was marching in khakis in Charlottesville two months before he stopped an Amtrak in Nebraska to “save the train from black people.”
Tess Owen
10.8.18
Travel

What to Eat on America's Most Beautiful Amtrak Ride

The California Zephyr is much more than a gentle breeze—it's a haven of comfort food and intimate conversation with strangers.
Zoe Whitfield
6.6.18
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T.J. Miller Got Drunk and Called in a Fake Bomb Threat, Feds Say

Investigators say he was "motivated by a grudge" against a female passenger he'd been arguing with on an Amtrak train.
Drew Schwartz
4.10.18
Travel

Why Have There Been So Many Train Crashes Lately?

We asked an expert about the strange recent series of major incidents on Amtrak lines resulting in six deaths and many more injuries.
Lauren Messman
2.8.18
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Philadelphia descends into chaos after Super Bowl win, Democrats try to release their own FBI memo, two dead in yet another Amtrak crash, and more.
VICE Staff
2.5.18
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Armed Neo-Nazi Attempted Terror Attack on Amtrak Train, FBI Says

An acquaintance told authorities that Taylor Michael Wilson had "expressed an interest in 'killing black people.'"
River Donaghey
1.5.18
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Senate passes huge tax bill, investigators wonder if Amtrak driver was distracted, Democrats split Virginia House after winning race by one vote, and more.
VICE Staff
12.20.17
The VICE Morning Bulletin

The VICE Morning Bulletin

Derailed Amtrak train was way over speed limit, officials say special counsel probe could last another year, White House blames North Korea for WannaCry attack, and more.
VICE Staff
12.19.17
amtrak

Amtrak train derails and crashes onto freeway outside Seattle

The train fell off an overpass and crashed into I-5, reportedly killing at least 6 and injuring 77.
Carter Sherman
12.18.17
hyperloop

Transportation Expert on NYC-DC Hyperloop: ‘Verbal Approval Is Meaningless’

Elon has entered the chat.
Samantha Cole
7.20.17
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This Heroic Pizza Guy Delivered a Pie to a Stranded Train

"I would do anything to help people out and they were starving."
Drew Schwartz
5.15.17
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