The word railroad is a noun. Railroad means (1) a line of track providing a runway for wheels, (2) line that is the commercial organization responsible for operating a railway system.
Railroad is also a verb that means (1) transport by railroad, (2) supply with railroad lines, (3) compel by coercion, threats, or crude means.
The following articles and web pages elaborate on the word railroad.
Browse this passenger railroad directory for information about passenger railroad companies in the United States of America. The photo on this page shows a sleek passenger train at a railroad station.
Visit this railroad directory for information about railroad companies and service providers in the United States of America. The photo on this page shows a vintage railroad steam engine.
Browse this railroad cars manufacturer directory for information about railroad car manufacturers in the United States. The photo on this page shows a box car in a railroad freight yard.
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The following articles provide recent railroad-related news.
VENTURA, Calif. (AP) - An Arizona man has been sentenced to 30 days in jail and three years probation for causing a fatal California train derailment by driving his truck onto the railroad tracks. ...
Washington Times. Saturday, 27 Jul 2019 00:07:15 -0400.
Canada's Brookfield Asset Management Inc and Singaporean sovereign wealth fund GIC on Monday agreed to buy U.S. freight railroad owner Genesee & Wyoming Inc for about $6.4 billion in cash.
CNBC. Monday, 01 Jul 2019 10:36 GMT.
The vegetable oil spilled out of one of the 22 derailed cars after the train went off the tracks shortly before 11 a.m. local time, the Elko County Sheriff's Office said on Facebook, citing Union Pacific Railroad officials. ...
Yahoo. Wednesday, 19 Jun 2019 15:26:50 -0400.
For individuals in nations where being a part of the LGBT community threatens their freedom, safety and, sometimes, their lives, the Rainbow Railroad provides a way out
CBS News. Monday, 10 Jun 2019 09:36:49 -0400.
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