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.
Chicago crews are using fire along the city's commuter railroad track to keep the switches from freezing as the city is plunged into record-breaking frigid temperatures.The cold weather, ...
Morgan Gstalter. The Hill. Wednesday, 30 Jan 2019 17:29:26 +0000.
Canadian National Railway Co topped analysts' estimates for quarterly profit on Tuesday, as the railroad company transported higher volumes of petroleum crude and Canadian grain. ...
Yahoo. Tuesday, 29 Jan 2019 16:25:18 -0500.
A cruise ship broke loose from its moorings, along with seven other vessels, and ended up wedged underneath a bridge connecting Albany and Rensselaer, N.Y.
Francesca Paris. NPR. Friday, 25 Jan 2019 17:46:17 -0500.
Regional railroad operator Kansas City Southern on Friday said it is revamping operations after 2018 financial and operational results fell short of company targets, sending shares up almost 5 percent in early trading.
Reuters. Friday, 18 Jan 2019 10:10:06 -0500.