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Fatal Amtrak Philadelphia Derailment Rattles Train Riders

A train ride ends in tragedy. Seven people are dead and hundreds injured when an Amtrak train bound for New York derails in Philadelphia. That train made a stop here in Baltimore along the way.


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Maryland Groups Build Awareness For Bike Safety

Keeping the roads safe. Bike safety has been getting a lot of attention in recent months.



Significant Delays On MARC Commuter Trains Amid Cold

Some MARC commuter rail passengers are seeing their trains canceled or delayed Wednesday.



Washington County Draws More Workers From Outside

Maryland’s Washington County has become more of a magnet for workers who live elsewhere over the past decade.


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Winter Weather Makes For Icy Morning Commute, Cold Weekend

Maryland sees the first snowfall of 2014. A Winter Storm Warning and Winter Weather Advisory are in effect for most of Maryland.


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4 Of Metro’s 5 Lines Will Not Have Weekend Work

Metro riders will get a break from most work this weekend with four of the system’s five lines operating with regular weekend service.



Train Service Reopened Between D.C. & Baltimore

Amtrak and commuter train service between Washington and Baltimore have been reopened after being suspended earlier Friday because of sagging overhead power lines.


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Metro GM: 4 Years Of Intense Track Work Needed

Metro’s general manager says about four more years of major track work are in store for the transit system’s aging rail network.


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Commuters Navigate Downtown Streets As Major Arteries Close For Grand Prix Of Baltimore

Major road closures are now underway as the Grand Prix of Baltimore gets closer. This weekend, Indy cars will roar through the streets downtown and that means no access to some of Baltimore’s major arteries for the next five days.


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Road Projects To Test Commuters This Summer

Washington-area commuters will be dealing with a variety of road construction projects in all three jurisdictions this summer.



Bike To Work Day Organizers Seek 2-Wheel Commuters

May is Bike Month and Bike to Work Day organizers want you to take two wheels to work on May 20.


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Marylanders Deal With Ice In This Round Of Winter Weather

It’s another round of winter weather. The worry this time isn’t snow. It’s ice and that means area crews are approaching things a bit differently.