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  1. Norfolk Southern Whistle-Stop Safety Train Delivers - See Tracks?...Read the original story

    Friday | CSRwire.com

    NORFOLK, Va., , Jul. 31 /CSRwire/ - Norfolk Southern brings its Whistle-Stop Safety Train to the Carolinas this week to remind motorists and pedestrians to be safe and alert when around railroad tracks and trains. The train, operated by Norfolk Southern with Operation Lifesaver, www.oli.org , a national rail safety public education organization, is stopping in eight cities on a three-day, 390-mile trip from Charleston, S.C., to Asheville, N.C. "Pedestrians and drivers often do not realize how dangerous it is to walk on or near railroad tracks, or that it can take a mile or more for a train to come to a complete stop," said Cayela Wimberly, Norfolk Southern director of grade crossing safety.

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  2. Union Pacific: Get Greedy On Coal FearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Seeking Alpha

    ... up to the mark. Coal volumes have declined 9.4% across the railroad industry so far this year. The likes of Norfolk Southern (NYSE: NSC ) and CSX (NYSE: CSX ) saw their coal volumes drop 21% and 11% , respectively, in their last-reported quarters. ...

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  3. Amtrak in talks for new station at GM plant siteRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Business Journal

    ... major railroad to put a new station on the former site of the Doraville General Motors Co. plant. MARTA and Norfolk Southern Corp. have held conversations with Amtrak this year about that possibility, people familiar with the talks said. The ...

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  4. Man Falls Off Nutley Train Bridge Onto Jagged RocksRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jul 30 | Patch.com

    ... and incident is under investigation, he added. According to Montanari, the trestle is the property of the Norfolk Southern Corporation and the 23-year-old was technically trespassing at the time of his fall. "I know that some of the younger kids in ...

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  5. More rail companies join CSX in revenue declineRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Business Journal

    Jacksonville's CSX Corp. is far from the only railroad hard-hit from declining coal revenue in the second quarter. Norfolk Southern Corp. , one of CSX's main competitors, reported a 23 percent drop in profit , citing drops in coal and fuel surcharges, according to the Wall Street Journal.

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  6. Report: 2014 derailment in Wytheville caused by human errorRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | WTOP-FM Washington

    A Federal Railroad Administration accident report says the Norfolk Southern Corp. freight train's dynamic brakes were adjusted too rapidly. The train was carrying automobiles and fingernail polish when 16 cars derailed in Wytheville on July 14, 2014.

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  7. Investigators: 2014 Derailment Caused by Human ErrorRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | WCAV

    A Federal Railroad Administration accident report says the Norfolk Southern Corp. freight train's dynamic brakes were adjusted too rapidly. The train was carrying automobiles and fingernail polish when 16 cars derailed in Wytheville on July 14, 2014.

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  8. Norfolk Southern (NSC) Stock Price Target Cut at Credit SuisseRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 28 | TheStreet.com

    ... domestic thermal coal guidance, according to the firm's note. Separately, TheStreet Ratings team rates NORFOLK SOUTHERN CORP as a Buy with a ratings score of B-. TheStreet Ratings Team has this to say about their recommendation: "We rate NORFOLK ...

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  9. The regional economy now is one of the most diversified in VirginiaRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 28 | Virginia Business

    When news came in March that Norfolk Southern would close its Roanoke administrative offices, moving 426 jobs to Norfolk and Atlanta, many city residents feared for the city's economic future. After all, Norfolk and Western Railway's decision to build in Roanoke in the 1880s kick-started the "Magic City's" growth and long served as its leading industry.

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  10. Norfolk Southern reports 23% drop in 2nd-quarter profitRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | The Virginian-Pilot

    Continued weakness in its coal franchise and lower fuel-surcharge revenue contributed to a 23 percent drop in Norfolk Southern Corp.'s second-quarter profit from the same period a year ago, the company reported this morning. Net income for the Norfolk-based railroad was $433 million, or $1.41 a share, for the quarter that ended June 30, down from $562 million, or $1.79 a share, in the second quarter of 2014.

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  11. Norfolk South profit dented by lower coal and fuel surchargesRead the original story

    Monday Jul 27 | WNFL-AM Green Bay

    ... coal volumes, the company expected revenue in the second half of the year to be lower compared with 2014. Norfolk Southern reported second-quarter net income of $433 million, or $1.41 per share, down 23 percent from $562 million, or $1.79 per share, ...

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  12. Norfolk Southern (NSC) James A. Squires on Q2 2015 Results - Earnings Call TranscriptRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | Seeking Alpha

    Greetings. Welcome to Norfolk Southern Corporation Second Quarter 2015 Earnings Call.

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  13. Norfolk Southern's 2Q profit drops 23 percent as coal slowsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | Erie Times News

    Norfolk Southern posted $433 million net income, or $1.41 per share. That's down from $562 million, or $1.79 per share, a year ago.

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  14. Teva in $40.5 B Deal with Allergan, McGraw to Acquires SNL FinancialRead the original story

    Monday Jul 27 | Ticker

    ... The company reaffirmed its full-year forecast for adjusted earnings per share between $4.35 and $4.45. Norfolk Southern Corp ( ) gained 56 cents to $83.52 after the railroad operator stated total revenues in the second-quarter ending in June ...

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  15. Daily Dividend Report: LYB, DAL, NSC, MAC, CNP, PRE, WWD, DBDRead the original story

    Monday Jul 27 | MarketNewsVideo

    ... shareholders of record as of the close of business on August 7, 2015 and will be paid on August 28, 2015. Norfolk Southern Corporation (NYSE: NSC ) announced the regular quarterly dividend of 59 cents per share on its common stock, payable on Sept. ...

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  16. Norfolk Southern reports 2Q 2015 results 23 percent lower than 2Q 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | Brotherhood of Locomotive Engineers and Trainmen

    NORFOLK, Va. - Norfolk Southern Corporation today reported financial results for second-quarter 2015.

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  17. U.S. Stocks On Track For Weak Open As Chinese Stocks SinkRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | Investor's Business Daily

    Nasdaq 100 futures slumped 21 points vs. fair value, and S&P 500 futures dropped 7 points. Futures on the Dow Jones industrial average lost 77 points.

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  18. UPDATE 1-Lower coal, fuel surcharges hurt Norfolk Southern profitRead the original story

    Monday Jul 27 | Reuters

    U.S. railroad Norfolk Southern Corp on Monday reported a lower quarterly net profit that was hurt by a steep decline in coal freight shipments and falling fuel surcharge revenue. Like all the other major railroads, the Norfolk, Virginia-based railroad has seen coal shipments drop off as power plants shift to burning cheaper natural gas amid lower energy prices.

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  19. Wall Street Poised to Join in China-Led SelloffRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | Fox News

    U.S. stocks on Monday looked on track to join in a global selloff that's been led by a sharp slide for markets in China, where investors worried about a slowdown in government buying and disappointing industrial data. The U.S. stock market was set to just edge lower at the open, but was still on track to add to last week's sizable losses, as investors wait for a fresh reading on demand for big-ticket items, as well as for quarterly earnings from companies like Norfolk Southern Corp. .

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  20. Stocks To Watch For July 27, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 27 | Benzinga

    Wall Street expects Norfolk Southern Corp. to report its quarterly earnings at $1.42 per share on revenue of $2.79 billion. Norfolk Southern shares fell 0.57 percent to close at $83.00 on Friday.

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