The derailment forced a nearby interstate to shut down as workers scrambled to contain the cargo.
Gov. Gavin Newsom called the action “illegal” and accused the Trump administration of exacting “political retribution.”
While President Donald Trump flew in by plane to meet Kim Jong Un in Hanoi, Vietnam, the North Korean leader rode in his fancy train.
"Let’s be real. The project, as currently planned, would cost too much and take too long," the governor said of bullet train plans.
A fire that resulted from the crash led to an evacuation of nearby homes.
The technology automatically stops a train to prevent a derailment or crash but it is in operation on only 24 percent of tracks owned by passenger railways.
Police removed at least 17 demonstrators standing on tracks or locking themselves to a station platform to protest police brutality.
The FBI found weapons hidden in his Missouri home after he pulled the brake on an Amtrak train while armed.
The train struck a lorry, derailed and burst into flames.
Israel wants to name a train station after the U.S. president to thank him for recognizing Jerusalem as its capital.
The crash over a Washington state highway killed at least three people.
The Amtrak train that crashed Monday was not using a new technology that can stop accidents before they occur.
The train hurtled off an overpass during its inaugural run of a new high-speed service route.
Unlike the case in many other major cities, its transit system has largely avoided extremist attacks.
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