Woman dies after being struck by train in Banff – Calgary | Globalnews.ca – Global News

Woman dies after being struck by train in Banff – Calgary | Globalnews.ca – Global News

Woman dies after being struck by train in Banff – Calgary | Globalnews.ca  Global News RCMP say 19-year-old woman dead after being hit by train in Banff, Alta.  The Globe and Mail 19-year-old woman dead after being struck by train  OkotoksOnline.com Banff, Alta. train crash claims life of 19-year-old woman | CTV News  CTV News Calgary Woman killed on … Read more

Railways Ministry Shares A Glimpse Of Revamped Train Coaches Adorned With Art

Railways Ministry Shares A Glimpse Of Revamped Train Coaches Adorned With Art

The walls of the coach can be seen adorned with murals and paintings The Ministry of Railways on Tuesday shared a video showing a new set of revamped train coaches. The ‘coach facelift’ initiative has been undertaken by the Sealdah Division of the Eastern Railway in order to revamp the otherwise-dull train coaches and make … Read more

Travellers frustrated by third day of Via Rail cancellations after derailment, winter storm

Travellers frustrated by third day of Via Rail cancellations after derailment, winter storm

Passengers wait at Montreal’s central station on Dec. 26. A Christmas Eve train derailment is also continuing to wreak havoc on holiday travel plans in Ontario and Quebec.Graham Hughes/The Canadian Press Via Rail passengers vented frustration about cancelled trips along the carrier’s Toronto-Ottawa and Toronto-Montreal routes, as a freight-train derailment and a messy winter storm … Read more

Via Rail service between Toronto, Ottawa and Montreal cancelled due to winter storm and CN train derailment

Via Rail service between Toronto, Ottawa and Montreal cancelled due to winter storm and CN train derailment

A VIA Rail passenger train is pictured at the station after service was cancelled due to VIA Rail stoppages around Cobourg, Ontario, Dec. 24, 2022.NICK LACHANCE/Reuters A fierce winter storm that had stranded hundreds of Via Rail passengers in Ontario and Quebec overnight has morphed into a cancellation of all trains in the service’s Toronto-Ottawa … Read more

Louise Penny sets the record straight on the ‘cozy mysteries’ myth

Louise Penny sets the record straight on the ‘cozy mysteries’ myth

The crime novelist Louise Penny at home in Knowlton, Que., on May 17, 2018.RENAUD PHILIPPE/The New York Times “Honestly, a little crime novel set in rural Quebec by a middle-aged woman? That did not have ‘bestseller’ written all over it,” Louise Penny says with a laugh. “It had ‘big fat failure’ written all over it.” … Read more

Heroic BTP officers rescue suicidal person from path of oncoming train ‘with seconds to spare’

Heroic BTP officers rescue suicidal person from path of oncoming train ‘with seconds to spare’

H eroic police officers leapt into the path of an oncoming train at a railway station, saving the life of a suicidal person with just “seconds to spare”. The two British Transport Police officers were on patrol at Maidenead in Berkshire, west of London, when they spotted the suicidal person standing on the tracks as … Read more

Metrolink’s Extra-Early Trains Will Be Back for the Rose Parade – NBC Los Angeles

Metrolink’s Extra-Early Trains Will Be Back for the Rose Parade – NBC Los Angeles

What to Know Metrolink will offer special early-morning service on five regional lines ahead of the Rose Parade Monday, Jan. 2, 2023 Riders can take the passenger rail services to Union Station with a $10 Metrolink Holiday Pass; they’ll transfer there to the Metro L Line (Gold) (free with the Holiday Pass) Trains move faster … Read more

Gabba crowd pays tribute to two police officers and member of the public killed in Queensland siege

Gabba crowd pays tribute to two police officers and member of the public killed in Queensland siege

Australian cricketers have consoled members of the Queensland Police Service before the First Test at the Gabba, after a moment’s silence was held for the three victims of the shooting at west of Brisbane. Prior to the beginning of play against South Africa, Queensland police officers joined players on the field for a tribute to officers … Read more

For 4 Sundays, straphangers can enjoy holiday nostalgia in the form of MTA’s vintage trains and cars

For 4 Sundays, straphangers can enjoy holiday nostalgia in the form of MTA’s vintage trains and cars

After a two-year hiatus, straphangers are getting another opportunity to travel back in time this holiday season. This Sunday, along with the following three Sundays, the MTA says its vintage fleet will run along the ‘1’ line, making local stops between Chambers Street and 137th Street. In honor of the New York Transit Museum’s exhibit, … Read more