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2014-03-31 12:20:39

MONTREAL, March 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) will issue its first-quarter 2014 financial and operating results on April 22, 2014, at 4.01 p.m. Eastern Daylight Time (EDT). CN's senior officers will review the results and the railway's outlook in a conference call/webcast at 4.30 p.m. EDT April 22. Claude Mongeau, CN president and chief executive officer, will lead the call. Parties in North America who are interested in participating in, or listening to,...

2014-03-31 12:20:37

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., March 31, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CSX (NYSE: CSX) is in the midst of an "exciting and transformative time," leveraging the most diverse portfolio in company history, wrote Michael Ward, CSX chairman, president and chief executive officer, in the company's 2013 Annual Report delivered this past week. "The CSX you see today has overcome a challenging macroeconomic environment while transforming itself to leverage the growth opportunities that exist in nearly all of its...

2014-03-28 16:20:46

CALGARY, March 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Canadian Pacific Railway Limited (TSX: CP) (NYSE: CP) announces today that it intends to purchase for cancellation up to 1,300,000 of its common shares pursuant to private agreements to be entered into between CP and an arm's length third party seller. Purchases will be made in accordance with an issuer bid exemption order issued by the Ontario Securities Commission on March 28, 2014 ("Order"), and pursuant to the Order, may be made in...

2014-03-28 08:20:55

Editor Note: For more information about this release, please scroll to bottom. NEW YORK, March 28, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Today, Analysts Review released its analysts' notes regarding FedEx Corporation (NYSE: FDX), Union Pacific Corporation (NYSE: UNP), CSX Corporation (NYSE: CSX), Kansas City Southern (NYSE: KSU), and Canadian Pacific Railway Limited (NYSE: CP). Private wealth members receive these notes ahead of publication. To reserve complementary membership, limited openings...

2014-03-27 20:20:18

Proposed interswitching rules could have serious damaging consequences to Canada's competitiveness and the Canadian economy CALGARY, March 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Canadian Pacific (TSX: CP) (NYSE: CP) today expressed its extreme disappointment with the legislation tabled yesterday afternoon in Ottawa by the Government of Canada. "CP believes that the government has unfortunately chosen to introduce legislation which will do nothing to increase supply chain capacity in the...

2014-03-27 16:21:40

CHICAGO, March 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- "21st century freight railroads are listening to our customers and communities, innovating to meet their needs, and steadily improving our ability to serve as the backbone of the next Industrial Revolution," Norfolk Southern Corporation's chairman and CEO told attendees at the Forbes' "Reinventing America - Leading the Next Industrial Revolution" Summit here. "Today's freight railroads are safe, dependable, efficient, and green," Wick Moorman...

2014-03-26 20:20:21

Company particularly disturbed by proposed interswitching changes that could undermine rail viability, investment and harm Canadian economy MONTREAL, March 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - CN (TSX: CNR) (NYSE: CNI) expressed disappointment with Canadian government legislation tabled today by Agriculture Minister Gerry Ritz and Transportation Minister Lisa Raitt to increase regulatory intrusion and oversight for rail grain transportation, and to introduce new rules for the extension of...

2014-03-26 12:21:03

JACKSONVILLE, Fla., March 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- CSX Transportation opposes a proposal before the Surface Transportation Board (STB) that would create unpredictable traffic flows, reduce high levels of customer service achieved over the past few years, and diminish the company's incentive to keep investing at record levels in critically needed transportation infrastructure. "Our work is focused on achieving high levels of service reliability and predictability, which are critical...

2014-03-26 08:21:22

Corboy & Demetrio has filed a negligence lawsuit against the CTA on behalf of a victim of Monday's Blue Line derailment. CHICAGO, March 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Corboy & Demetrio has filed a negligence lawsuit on behalf of a passenger who was injured when a Chicago Transit Authority Blue Line train derailed at O'Hare International Airport on Monday. The plaintiff is 23-year-old Dalila Jefferson, a security officer who was heading to her job at O'Hare and was riding in the first...

2014-03-25 23:36:07

BulkLoads.com reports a triple increase in load postings from one year ago while shippers report increase in freight rates. Nixa, MO (PRWEB) March 25, 2014 Several news sources have reported in recent weeks that BNSF railway operations in North Dakota are at least three weeks delayed (http://abcnews.go.com/US/wireStory/bnsf-pledges-caught-ag-shipments-22885754). While BNSF President and CEO, Carol Ice, has said the delays are not a result of increased crude-by-rail shipments, other...