America needs a "frequent, reliable, sustainable and equitable train service," says the rail company's CEO.
Hundreds of thousands of Texans are still without power as the state faces freezing winter temperatures.
Earlier this week, millions of Texan households were without power as the state was hit by a winter storm.
Texans are facing power outages as the state is hit by Winter Storm Uri's heavy snow and freezing temperatures.
Energy companies have been directed by the Electric Reliability Council of Texas to rotate power outages.
More than 90 percent of California's population are living in "purple counties" based on the tiered system.
Nearly half a million energy customers are without power following the severe weather on Sunday night.
More than 90,000 people have been told to evacuate areas south of Los Angeles, as fires burn more than 10,000 acres.
At one point, more than half a million residents of the East Coast states were without power.
A storm in the early hours of Friday may help contain the wildfires as Gov. Kate Brown says: "Our firefighters are grateful for rain."
Baldwin County and Mobile County are the worst-affected in Alabama, with more than a combined 260,000 without power.
The Cold Springs and Pearl Hill fires have collectively burned more than 300,000 acres in Washington state.
Multiple fires burning hundreds of thousands of acres are currently active across Washington state.
The Cameron Peak Fire nearly doubled in size over the weekend and is currently only 4 percent contained.
Evacuation orders are in place in multiple counties across Washington State as wildfires burn more than 100,000 acres.
Entergy has warned that the hardest-hit areas may be without power for weeks, as "restoration may be hampered by flooding, blocked access, or other obstacles."
Louisiana and Texas residents in the path of Hurricane Laura have been told to "take action now to protect your life!"
Vacaville faces very unhealthy levels of air pollution as wildfires burn across the region, producing heavy smoke.
Californians are encouraged to be prepared to leave their homes quickly, especially if there is a wildfire in their area.
Several Californian counties have issued mandatory evacuation orders to residents threatened by the fires.
A heat advisory is in place in parts of Washington as temperatures are expected to reach 100 degrees.
Evacuation orders are in place in counties across California as the state faces multiple active wildfires.
Details on the active wildfires in the state right now, where to avoid, GPS locations, and evacuation information.
More than a million people across New York and New Jersey are without power, with energy companies warning that restorations could take days.
The map also lists other U.S. figures according to the state, including the number people who have been tested and the number of patients who have been hospitalized.
The North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO), Microsoft and the French National Assembly are among the latest major organizations that have confirmed new cases of the virus.
A poll by Morning Consult and Politico found that 77 percent of registered voters could not find Iran on a world map, and 72 percent could not identify it on a map of the Middle East.
Fires will continue to rage in California this week as high winds fuel the spread of the flames, sparking evacuations, power outages and perilous conditions across the state. Here's the latest.
Chinese authorities confiscated and destroyed 803 boxes containing the 28,908 "problematic" maps.