The project would include a 200-km tunnel under the Bering Strait and could cost over $200 billion.
A recent court ruling demands a clear plan to pay for the line — likely one that doesn't involve federal money.
A new report suggests that governors may have passed on the trains so Obama wouldn't "win."
California is on its way, and the Midwest, the Northeast Corridor, and Texas all have plans of their own.
It may be time to revisit the Buy America provision in U.S. transportation funding.
European rail travel is often more expensive and harder to book than cheap, no-frills plane tickets. But that's about to change.
A new report finds that high-speed rail lines make satellite areas more attractive while relieving pressure on major cities.
New business plan could see construction begin this year
A new study shows just how much high-speed rail dominates the Paris-to-London trip and concludes it would compete with air travel from Los Angeles to San Francisco
In England, an anti-HS2 ballad is hotter than Adele or Coldplay
The end of the Tampa-Orlando high-speed rail line, the death of a pedestrian near Atlanta and other low points from the year in city travel
Experts say America's bullet trains will need to carry 10 million passengers to offset the environmental impact of construction
What America's first-generation railroad system says about its next one
With cost estimates rising, a commitment of additional state funds for high-speed rail seems all but impossible