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Sep 29, 2014, 09:51 ET

Norfolk Southern achieves leadership in carbon disclosure with best-ever score

 Norfolk Southern Corp. (NYSE: NSC) earned recognition recently from environmental nonprofit CDP as a marketplace leader in carbon disclosure,...

Sep 15, 2014, 16:58 ET

Norfolk Southern announces webcast information for 2014 Investor and Financial Analyst Conference

 Norfolk Southern Corporation (NYSE: NSC) will present a comprehensive overview of the company's operating, financial, and strategic...

Sep 02, 2014, 16:01 ET

Norfolk Southern Announces 2014 Investor and Financial Analyst Conference

Norfolk Southern Corporation (NYSE: NSC) will hold an Investor and Financial Analyst Conference on Tuesday, Sept. 23, 2014, at the Airport Marriott...

Aug 11, 2014, 14:37 ET
Norfolk Southern Chairman and CEO Wick Moorman (PRNewsFoto/Norfolk Southern Corporation)

Norfolk Southern CEO Moorman to address Cowen and Company 7th Annual Global Transportation & Aerospace/Defense Conference

Norfolk Southern Chairman and CEO Wick Moorman will address the Cowen and Company 7th Annual Global Transportation & Aerospace/Defense...

Aug 08, 2014, 08:00 ET

Norfolk Southern reports progress and efforts to reduce environmental impact

 Norfolk Southern (NYSE: NSC) has reported its carbon performance and strategic efforts in the past year to lower the railroad's...

Aug 07, 2014, 10:28 ET

Norfolk Southern brings 40 emergency responders from nine states to world-class training center for crude-by-rail safety class

 First responders from nine states took part in a Norfolk Southern-sponsored crude-by-rail emergency response class recently at the Association...

Jul 31, 2014, 09:43 ET

Norfolk Southern named to 'green' supply chain list

Norfolk Southern Corporation has earned a place on Inbound Logistics' 2014 75 Green Supply Chain Partners list in recognition of sustainable...

Jul 23, 2014, 08:00 ET

Norfolk Southern reports record second-quarter 2014 results

 For the second quarter of 2014 Norfolk Southern (NYSE: NSC) reported record net income of $562 million, 21 percent higher compared with...

Jul 22, 2014, 14:19 ET

Norfolk Southern raises quarterly dividend

 Norfolk Southern Corporation (NYSE: NSC) announced that its Board of Directors today voted to increase the regular quarterly dividend on the...

Jul 16, 2014, 10:45 ET

Norfolk Southern's corporate sustainability efforts benefit customers, shareholders, consumers, and communities

Norfolk Southern Corporation (NYSE: NSC) details the railroad's ongoing efforts to contribute to a cleaner environment, a healthier economy,...

Jun 30, 2014, 14:38 ET

Norfolk Southern to host second-quarter 2014 earnings conference call

 Norfolk Southern Corporation (NYSE: NSC) will present its second-quarter 2014 earnings at 8:45 a.m. EDT on Wednesday, July 23, 2014, via...

Jun 20, 2014, 16:05 ET
The Norfolk Southern Operation Lifesaver safety train aims to raise public awareness about being safe and alert around railroad property and highway-rail grade crossings. (PRNewsFoto/Norfolk Southern Corporation)

Norfolk Southern-Operation Lifesaver safety train promotes public safety in Delaware and Pennsylvania

 Norfolk Southern and Operation Lifesaver are bringing their Whistle-Stop safety train tour to Delaware and eastern and central Pennsylvania to...

Jun 02, 2014, 10:06 ET
The Norfolk Southern Operation Lifesaver safety train aims to raise public awareness about being safe and alert around railroad property and highway-rail grade crossings. (PRNewsFoto/Norfolk Southern Corporation)

Norfolk Southern Operation Lifesaver safety train aims to save lives around trains and railroad property

 The Peach State Whistle-Stop Safety Train this week starts a 327-mile tour from the heart of South Georgia to the carpet capital of the world,...

May 28, 2014, 16:50 ET

St. Louis Museum of Transportation and Virginia Museum of Transportation to trade historic locomotives

 The  Museum of Transportation, St. Louis, and the Virginia Museum of Transportation are in discussions to bring Norfolk and Western Y6a...

May 28, 2014, 09:15 ET

Norfolk Southern president Jim Squires assumes additional responsibilities

 Norfolk Southern Corporation (NYSE: NSC) Chairman and CEO Wick Moorman announced that President James A. Squires will assume additional...

May 23, 2014, 15:55 ET

Norfolk Southern to present at Deutsche Bank 5th Annual Global Industrials and Basic Materials Conference

 Norfolk Southern Corporation Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Marta R. Stewart will speak at the Deutsche Bank 5th Annual...

May 23, 2014, 07:30 ET

Norfolk Southern recognizes rail customers for safe chemical handling

 Norfolk Southern Corporation (NYSE: NSC) announced today that 60 chemical customers will receive the Thoroughbred Chemical Safety Award for...

May 09, 2014, 13:25 ET

Norfolk Southern celebrates Amtrak's seventh annual National Train Day in St. Louis

 Norfolk Southern will join more than 200 communities across the country during Amtrak's seventh annual National Train Day to celebrate why...

May 08, 2014, 10:42 ET

Norfolk Southern CEO gives stockholders a confident outlook for 2014

Norfolk Southern (NYSE: NSC) CEO Wick Moorman, addressing the company's annual meeting today in Williamsburg, Va., gave stockholders plenty of...

Apr 23, 2014, 08:00 ET

Norfolk Southern reports first-quarter 2014 results

Norfolk Southern (NYSE: NSC) reported first-quarter net income of $368 million, or $1.17 per diluted share, compared with $450 million, or $1.41...