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LAC-MEGANTIC, Quebec, CHICAGO, July 8- Airbrakes that would have prevented the Quebec train disaster failed because they were powered by an engine that was shut down by firefighters as they dealt with a fire shortly before the calamity occurred, the head of the railway that operated the train said on Monday.
July 7- The deadly train derailment in Quebec this weekend is set to bring intense scrutiny to the dramatic growth in North America of shipping crude oil by rail, a century-old practice unexpectedly revived by the surge in shale oil production.
The new train does not have wheels but levitates and will link Central Tokyo with Nagoya Station, cutting the journey time by more than half, reports CNBC's Brian Sullivan.
A freight train collided with a trash truck near Baltimore today, reports CNBC's Seema Mody.
A CSX train made contact with a commercial trash truck and 15 cars were derailed near Baltimore, reports CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis.
The Baltimore Police Department has evacuated the 20 block area surrounding the train derailment, reports CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis.
A freight train outside of Baltimore, Maryland, has derailed, reports CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis, who shows amateur video of an explosion. (1:58)
A cargo train derailed near the White Marsh area near Baltimore, Maryland, reports CNBC's Jackie DeAngelis. CSX is a company that provides rail based transportation services, and the stock is now trading down.
A freight train has derailed near Baltimore, with the "Street Signs" crew. The fire is still burning near the site of the derailment.
A freight train has derailed near Baltimore and parts of it are on fire.
Union Pacific CEO Jack Koraleski discusses its Q1 earnings, the Keystone Pipeline and the decline in its coal business.
Warren Buffett, Berkshire Hathaway, chairman & CEO, discusses the outlook on railroads and his company's acquisition of Burlington Northern.
Michael Ward, president, chairman, and CEO of CSX, discusses his company's better-than-expected earnings, and weighs in on the outlook on the economy.
Donald Broughton, Avondale Partners analyst, provides insight into where he is finding some strong areas in transports that are working now.
Brandon Oglenski, Barclays analyst, provides the play on transports after the sector hit new highs on Thursday.
Donald Broughton, Avondale Partners analyst, discusses why bulls are very excited to be riding the Dow Transports rally.
Jonathan Litt, Land & Buildings founder & CEO, explains why investors could see more publicly traded railroads converting into real estate investment trusts. "We think there are a lot of compelling opportunities for conversions," he says.
Rob Knight, Union Pacific CFO, discusses his company's record fourth quarter and weighs in on the weak demand for coal.
Michael Ward, CSX Corporation chairman & CEO, breaks down his company's mixed fourth quarter results, as slumping coal demand and low natural gas prices continue to weigh on the sector.
Dow Transports are poised to close at an historic high, outperforming the Dow Industrials for the past month.