From fires to power outages to rapidly spreading illnesses, it’s been tough sailing for the cruise industry these last few years.
Buses will replace trains on sections of the orange and blue lines this weekend.
Metro says weekend work will affect all five lines of the Metro system, with trains operating every 20 minutes on most lines.
Metro riders will get a break from most work this weekend with four of the system’s five lines operating with regular weekend service.
Free shuttle buses will replace trains on a portion of the blue and yellow lines this weekend.
Preventing cruise nightmares. Lawmakers in Washington grill cruise line executives about their ships stranding passengers.
Metro says weekend work on the red and orange lines will cause delays for train riders.
Apple fans are swarming stores around the world, including here in Maryland, to get their hands on the new iPhone 5. Sales of the smartphone could have a major ripple effect on the economy.
BGE crews are finally making some significant headway in restoring power in the aftermath of Hurricane Irene.
Hurricane Irene left nearly a million people without power in the Mid-Atlantic region Sunday, filling low-lying roads with water and bringing trees down on power lines, streets and rail tracks.
Weekend maintenance projects will affect four of five Metro lines this weekend and result in delays of up to 30 minutes.