Metro

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Metro: Power Problem Affecting 3 Lines

Metro says three train lines are being affected by a power problem and that customers should be prepared for delays.

05/21/2015

dc metro

Smoke Report Suspends Metro Service On 3 Lines For Hours

Metro suspended service on several lines between Foggy Bottom in Washington and Rosslyn in northern Virginia for about three hours after a report of smoke.

05/11/2015

Baltimore Light Rail

Debate Over Possible Light Rail Red Line Continues

A long-planned light rail line hangs in the balance. For years, lawmakers, businesses and homeowners have pleaded with the state to build the Red Line, but the multi-billion dollar project still has some opponents.

05/10/2015

metro

Metro Settles Lawsuit Over Transit Police Treatment Of Teens

Metro has settled a lawsuit over how transit police interact with juveniles after a girl alleged excessive force by an officer.

04/15/2015

dc metro

Metro: Man Stabbed In Fight On Bus In Silver Spring

Authorities say a man has been stabbed on a Metrobus in Silver Spring during a fight.

04/06/2015

DC Metro

New Metrorail Cars To Debut Next Month

Metro says it will debut its newest generation of railcars next month.

03/27/2015

metro safety

Metro Releases New Safety Videos In Wake Of Fatal Smoke Incident

Months after a fatal smoke incident on the Washington, D.C. Metro, the agency releases safety videos to show riders what to do in case January’s incident happens again.

03/26/2015

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Police Fatally Shoot Man Found On Subway Tunnel Tracks In D.C.

A transit police officer fatally shot a man officials said was found trespassing in a Washington subway tunnel, and police were investigating Friday but did not specify what kind of threat the man posed.

03/12/2015

dc metro

D.C. Fire Chief: All Firefighters To Get Metro Training

Washington’s fire chief says all the city’s firefighters will be trained on how to respond to emergencies on the subway system.

02/25/2015

dc metro

Smoke Reported On Metro At Woodley Park Station In D.C.

Metro says a disabled train has been taken out of service at the Woodley Park station where there were reports of smoke in the station.

02/21/2015

DC METRO ALEX PKG

Union Leaders: D.C. Firefighters Still Having Radio Problems

Union leaders say emergency responders are still having communication problems in Washington subway tunnels in the wake of a fatal accident on the system last month.

02/05/2015

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Montgomery County Firefighters Discover Metro Radio Trouble

Fire officials in Montgomery County say they’ve discovered trouble using their radios in some portions of the Metro system, an issue that follows similar problems for District of Columbia firefighters.

02/02/2015

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