The tunnel is projected to cost about $20 billion to build.
Critics say the system could save lives and should be implemented sooner.
Several companies threaten to shut down in January if deadline to automate trains isn't extended.
The company had been busing passengers since a Monday derailment.
Seven passengers and crew members were injured in the crash.
The company says passengers will have to $20 per bag for excess luggage.
New York and New Jersey are asking for $10 billion to help build a new rail link between their...
The service is part of Pope Francis' effort to display more openness in the Catholic church.
A security guard reportedly shot the man near a McDonald’s after a domestic incident.
Homeland Security Secretary Jeh Johnson is scheduled to speak at Washington's Union Station.
Rail service on the Gulf Coast east of New Orleans has been dormant since 2005.
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The measure would extend the deadline until at least December 2018.
The House and Senate are said to be nearing a bicameral agreement on an extension.
The company says some freight rails cannot meet a deadline for automating trains.
Investigators have attributed the derailment of the train to sliding rocks.
Four passengers are reportedly injured, though Amtrak says injuries aren't life-threatening.
Three Americans stopped a gunman on a French commuter railway.
Train problems in the New York area have become a political issue as Christie runs for president.
A pair of House panels will review protections for U.S. train passengers.
The Labor Day weekend boost follows a thwarted train attack by a terrorist in France.
One of the company's station in Richmond, Va. was ruled to be out of compliance.
The high-ranking Democrat said $550 million could be used to fix damaged train tunnels.
The company is planning to increase capacity for the papal visit.