Hundreds of students from Boston and surrounding communities took to the streets to protest the MBTA’s proposed fare increases.
Commuters rescued a vision-impaired MBTA passenger who fell onto the tracks at the Back Bay station.
Dover police say the pedestrian was struck along the tracks that run under the Washington Street overpass.
The accident happened in the area behind the Boston Renaissance Charter Public School.
A man was struck and killed by an Amtrak Acela high-speed train near the Hyde Park station late Thursday night.
Investigators in Maine are examining cell phone and logbook records and electronic equipment as they try to determine why a tractor-trailer failed to stop in time to avoid a collision with Amtrak’s Downeaster in North Berwick.
An Amtrak Downeaster train carrying 112 people barreled into a dump truck in North Berwick, Maine just after 11 a.m. Monday, killing the driver of that truck.
Rain can ruin a lot of plans. But there are plenty of ways to turn around a dreary day in Boston, without having to worry about the weather.
A federal grant for track upgrades in Massachusetts will smooth out bumpy sections of track and set the stage for another daily round trip for Amtrak’s Downeaster between Boston and Portland, officials said Monday.
The MBTA is working with developers to release real time tracking apps for the commuter rail at the same time that passengers say they have better luck with real time bus tracking than train tracking.