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Metro North Speed

Scathing Federal Report Blasts Metro-North's Emphasis On Speed Over Safety

AP | JIM FITZGERALD | Posted 03.14.2014 | Crime

NEW YORK (AP) — The Metro-North commuter railroad has a loose approach to safety that is evident from inadequate track inspection to poor training t...

A Bad Year For Metro-North

AP | TOM KRISHER | Posted 12.02.2013 | New York

Sunday's crash in the Bronx is the second passenger train derailment in six months for the rail service and presents Metro-North with another problem,...

Cuomo: Speed May Have Contributed To Deadly Metro-North Crash

AP | FRANK ELTMAN and JIM FITZGERALD | Posted 02.01.2014 | New York

YONKERS, N.Y. (AP) — A commuter train was rushing almost three times its speed limit around a curve when it derailed and killed four passengers, a f...