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Metro Smoke Incident Prompts Full-Scale Emergency Drills

Emergency response training after a D.C. metro fills with smoke killing one woman. Today a full-scale emergency drill brought first responders to the Greenbelt metro station.

04/19/2015

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Smoke Reported, Cleared At Metro In DC

Smoke was reported in a Metro station and a train was taken out of service on the red line, but Metro says no one was injured.

02/06/2015

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Relatives Of Woman Who Died In DC Subway Accident To Sue

WASHINGTON (AP) — Relatives of a woman who died when smoke filled a Washington subway train earlier this month are filing a multimillion-dollar lawsuit against the Metro transit agency. Attorneys for the family of Carol […]

01/29/2015

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NTSB Releases Preliminary Report; Smoky D.C. Subway Lasted 44 Minutes

Rescue crews could not get to Metro passengers stuck in a tunnel filled with smoke for more than half an hour.

01/16/2015

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Deadly Subway Malfunction Leaves Many Unanswered Questions

Commuters are demanding information after an electrical malfunction filled a Washington subway tunnel with smoke, forcing hundreds to evacuate and sending dozens to the hospital.

01/14/2015

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1 Dead, Dozens Taken To Hospitals After Smoke Empties DC Metro Station

Terror on Washington DC Metro trains. One person is dead and dozens more injured after smoke filled part of the underground system. The incident happened just after 3 p.m. Monday near the L’Enfant Plaza Metro Station.

01/12/2015

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Metro’s Summer Arts Series Starting

Annual summer arts performances at Metro stations are starting.

06/09/2014

food trucks

Food Truck Lottery System Starting In D.C.

A lottery system for food truck operators in the District of Columbia is about to start.

12/02/2013

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D.C. Food Truck Lottery System To Start Monday

After years of parking where they choose, food truck operators in the District of Columbia are preparing to have their spaces assigned by lottery.
District officials say the lottery will bring “predictability and certainty” to the city’s food truck scene.

11/29/2013