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A long-dormant high-speed rail project meant to connect Las Vegas and Southern California has a new owner

A Florida-based company announced it plans to take over a long-dormant high-speed rail project designed to connect Las Vegas with Southern California. Brightline Trains said it will acquire XpressWest in hopes of bringing an electric-powered train to the West Coast.

The Boring Company wins bid to negotiate deal for high-speed, autonomous public transit in Chicago

The Boring Company was one of four bidders vying for a chance to negotiate a broader deal with Chicago. The company's so-called Loop transit system promises to transport passengers to and from O'Hare International Airport at speeds of more than 100 mph.

Elon Musk’s Hyperloop may have competition from a maglev train with $28 million in government funding

TNEM, a private company, has received federal funding to explore building a high-speed train between Baltimore and Washington D.C.

Amtrak will start using high-speed trains in 2021 — but your trip will still take just as long

Amtrak announced in August that it will start using high-speed trains in 2021, but trip times will remain largely the same without big infrastructure changes.