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Putin can call up all the troops he wants, but Russia can't train or support them |  CNN

Putin can call up all the troops he wants, but Russia can’t train or support them | CNN

CNN — Vladimir Putin can call up all the troops he wants, but Russia has no way of providing these new troops with the training and weapons they need to fight in Ukraine anytime soon. As his invasion of Ukraine runs out of steam, the Russian president announced on Wednesday the immediate “partial mobilization” of …

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Death on a train: a tragedy that helped fuel the rail confrontation

Death on a train: a tragedy that helped fuel the rail confrontation

Aaron Hiles, a locomotive engineer, told his wife he “felt different”, although he couldn’t say exactly how. He made an appointment with a doctor, his family said. But then his employer, BNSF, one of the largest freight rail carriers in the country, unexpectedly called him to work. Failure to show up would result in penalties …

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Amtrak working to restore long-distance trains canceled after train labor agreement reached

Amtrak working to restore long-distance trains canceled after train labor agreement reached

ORLANDO, Fla. — Amtrak is backtracking after announcing plans to cancel all long-distance trains. Update Monday at 7:10 a.m.: After the Biden administration announced that an interim railroad labor agreement had been reached early Thursday, Amtrak is reversing a decision to halt long-distance trains. “Amtrak is working to quickly reinstate canceled trains and contacting affected …

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