Missouri Sees Increase in Amtrak RidershipOfficials believe the new trend may be a result of increased gas prices and successful summer promotions attracting new riders.
Armed Man Arrested After Stopping Amtrak TrainAuthorities say an armed 25-year-old Missouri man managed to get into an Amtrak locomotive and pull the train's emergency brake in southeast Nebraska.
Amtrak Train Hits Selfie-TakerAccident happened Saturday in Springfield, Illinois.
Amtrak Service Offers Ten-Ride Ticket for Runner TrainsAmtrak's "Missouri River Runner" service is adding a more flexible ticketing option for repeat customers.
2 Women Dead After Being Struck by Amtrak TrainIt wasn't immediately clear why the women were on the train tracks.
One Man in Critical Condition After Amtrak, Car CollisionTwo people were in the car when it collided with the train. One needed to be extricated and sent to the hospital.
Amtrak Cuts Illinois Nearly $5 Million DealThere won't be passenger rail service interruptions due to Illinois' budget impasse -- at least not this year.
Amtrak Trains Rolling Again In MissouriSt. Louis to Kansas City service had been halted when flooding was at its peak
Amtrak Ridership Drops In IllinoisChicago-STL line down 5%. Analysts blame low gas prices.
Amtrak Work On Line Between Chicago & St. Louis DelayedBridge construction for high-speed rail now set for October 17-31
Illinois Mom Gets Hero's Treatment for Train Track RescueA young mother has been hailed a hero after she rescued a man in a wheelchair from an oncoming train in central Illinois.
Amtrak Supporters Push to Preserve State SubsidiesPeople who want to preserve state subsidies for Amtrak want Gov. Bruce Rauner to know they have not gone away.

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