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Motorcycle Driver Tries To Beat Train, Knocked To Ground

The motorcyclist tried to drive around the warning gates in Puyallup as the train approached at about 7:30 a.m. Thursday

CBS Seattle–06/04/2015

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Washington Man Fatally Struck By Commuter Train

A BNSF Railway spokesman says a 29-year-old man who reportedly was lying on railroad tracks was struck and killed Wednesday evening by a Sounder commuter train in the south Seattle suburb of Auburn.


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Passenger Trains Halted By Mudlside

A mudslide has temporarily canceled passenger train service between Everett and Seattle.

CBS Seattle–02/10/2015

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CBS’ ‘A Home For The Holidays’ Announces Performers

This year, Jennifer Hudson and Train will appear along with others to share uplifting stories about children from foster care.


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Mudslides Halt Passenger Trains Near Everett

Heavy weekend rains sent mudslides onto Burlington Northern Santa Fe tracks north of Seattle, affecting passenger train traffic.

CBS Seattle–01/13/2014


The World’s Coolest Train Stations

Despite the abundance of public transportation options, trains remain a popular and consistent way to travel easily. Check out the world’s coolest train stations.


File photo of a train on train tracks. (Photo by STR/AFP/Getty Images)

Ore. Train Kills Man Who Had Lain On Tracks

Tigard police say a commuter train hit a man who is believed to have intentionally lain on the tracks Thursday morning.


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Freight Train Traffic Resumes After Derailment Near Everett

Freight train traffic has resumed on a stretch of rail south of Everett, Wash., that was hit by a mudslide that derailed a freight train. However, a fresh mudslide has extended a moratorium on passenger train traffic in the area.

CBS Seattle–12/19/2012

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BNSF Train Strikes, Kills Person Near Tacoma

NSF Railway says a person is dead after being struck by one of its freight trains near Tacoma.

CBS Seattle–12/14/2012

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More Seattle-Everett Train Runs Halted Until Tuesday

A Burlington Northern Santa Fe Railway spokesman says continuing mudslides are forcing the cancellation of passenger train service between Seattle and Everett until Tuesday morning.