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Timmins Gold to Release Q2 2014 Financial Results on July 29, 2014

Participants may join the call by registering online through a link on the Timmins Gold website homepage and entering the passcode 108149 or by following this link: After entering your information, you will be given a passcode and pin that you will need to join the conference call on July 29, 2014.


Related Topix: Grupo TMM SA, Canada,

Mon Jul 21, 2014

Weyburn This Week

CN moves record grain in second-quarter, anticipates growth into next year

Canadian National Railway is predicting continuing strong results in 2014 after delivering second-quarter earnings Monday that beat expectations amid higher freight volumes generated by a record Canadian grain crop, strong energy markets and market share gains, particularly in intermodal traffic.


Related Topix: Canadian National Railway, Transportation, Agriculture, Science

Judge declares mistrial in guardrail lawsuit

A federal judge in Texas declared a mistrial in the possible billion-dollar whistleblower lawsuit involving popular guardrails that line our nation's highways.


Related Topix: Transportation, Automakers, Trinity Industries, Marshall, TX

The Globe and Mail

CN Railway reports profit jump, revises outlook upward

The Canadian National Thornton Railroad Yards in Surrey, British Columbia, pictured in this June 21, 2012, file photo.


Related Topix: Train Disaster, Transportation, Canadian National Railway, Canada,

Business Journal

On the rails: Greenbrier's sweeping repair venture ready to open

The Greenbrier Cos. Inc. and Watco Cos. LLC created GBW Railcar Services LLC, which owns and operates 38 railcar repair, refurbishment and maintenance shops of Greenbrier and Watco.


Related Topix: Transportation, Automakers, Greenbrier Companies Inc The

Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers a...

Kansas City Southern caught in migration debate

KANSAS CITY, Mo. - For more than a year, the Kansas City Southern railroad has deflected allegations that it is somehow complicit in the violence that happens to the migrants, many of them children traveling alone.


Related Topix: Transportation, Kansas City Southern, Kansas City Southern Railway, Kansas City, MO

Sacramento Bee Newspaper

AM Alert: State weighs spending for homeless veteran housing

Viternam veteran Lester Washington, 60, left, is among the homeless people who have set up tents on Union Pacific Railroad property near 7th and B streets in Sacramento on November 3, 2007.


Related Topix: Transportation, Union Pacific Railroad, Sacramento, CA, Santa Ana, CA

Sun Jul 20, 2014

The Island Packet

Official: 2 injured, diesel spilled in derailment

Slinger Fire Department Chief Rick Hanke said three engines and 10 railcars derailed Sunday night.


Related Topix: Fire, Canadian National Railway, Transportation


Train Derailment Prompts Evacuation in Washington County

A fire official says two people are injured and several thousand gallons of diesel fuel have spilled after a train derailment in the town of Slinger.


Related Topix: Washington County, WI, Fire, Slinger, WI, Transportation, Canadian National Railway

WFAA-TV Dallas

Company: Train derails in Wis.; injuries unclear

A spokesman for Canadian National Railway Co. says three locomotives and several railcars on a southbound train have derailed in Wisconsin.


Related Topix: Canadian National Railway, Transportation, Wisconsin, Wisconsin Government

Busy rail corridor along U.S. 377 could get busier

A Union Pacific Railroad train rolls down the tracks parallel to U.S. 377, often bringing dozens of vehicles to a halt at intersections such as Bear Creek Parkway, Keller Hicks Road and Henrietta Creek Road.


Related Topix: Transportation, Union Pacific Railroad, Keller, TX, Fort Worth, TX, Roanoke, TX, Tarrant County, TX

Weyburn This Week

Business Forecast: Rail, reso...

Investors will look to earning reports this week, including those from Canadian National Railway and Rogers Communications.


Related Topix: Transportation, Canadian National Railway, TechTV, Startups, Cable & Satellite, Rogers Communication, Telecom, Rogers Communications Inc.

Hispanic Business

Canada : Canadian Pacific Railway records 47% increase in net income during second quarter

CP recorded an operating ratio of 65.1% for the second quarter, a 680 basis point improvement over the second quarter of 2013.


Related Topix: Transportation, Canadian Pacific Railway

Sat Jul 19, 2014

Grayson News Gazette

More details released in Saturday t...

More details have emerged in the death of a photographer struck by an Amtrak train on Saturday at the Union Pacific U.S. Highway 50 overpass as authorities confirm the engineer followed proper procedure and the victim was trespassing.


Related Topix: Train Disaster, Transportation, Union Pacific Railroad


24th annual Railfest opens in Copeland Park

The event hosted vendors from six different states, with more than 200 tables of railroad-related merchandise.


KRCG-TV Jefferson City

West McCarty closes for road work

Jefferson City's Public Works will shut down part of West McCarty Street so that Union Pacific can work on the section of track that runs the length of the road.


Related Topix: Jefferson City, MO, Transportation, Union Pacific Railroad


UPDATE 1-Kansas City Southern revenue beats on grain, automobile shipments

Revenue from grain shipments rose 33 percent while it increased 25 percent in automotive in the second quarter ended June 30. Kansas City Southern operates on a unique, north-south route in central U.S. and derives half of its annual revenue from cross-border business with Mexico.


Related Topix: Transportation, Kansas City Southern, Kansas City Southern Railway

New York Daily News

LIRR deal could cost $200M in raises: documents

A deal reached Thursday to avert a Long Island Rail Road strike will cost the Metropolitan Transportation Authority in the neighborhood of an extra $200M if it is also applied to the authority's other commuter railroad, Metro-North, according to an estimate based on MTA financial documents.


Related Topix: Transportation, Metropolitan Transportation Authority

CBS Local

MTA Bus Involved In Crash With Bicyclist In Brooklyn

A Metropolitan Transportation Authority bus was involved in an accident with a bicyclist and multiple parked cars in Brooklyn Friday.


Related Topix: Transportation, Metropolitan Transportation Authority

Fri Jul 18, 2014

Tony's Kansas City

TKC Breaking and Exclusive News!!! Immigration Fact Check: is Kansas...

Leave it to local media to keep the public completely ignorant about the Kansas City connection and open question regarding the recent national immigration ruckus.


Related Topix: Transportation, Kansas City Southern, North America, World News, Mexico, Kansas City Southern Railway,


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