Federal officials are recommending that Washington’s subway system immediately repair components that are designed to protect the electrified third rail from water and other contaminants.
A move to ban all issue advertisements on buses, trains and Metro stations sets an uproar on social media.
Metro says five of its six rail lines will be affected by weekend work.
A D.C. man who appeared in the show Catfish has been arrested.
Transit officials in Washington have voted to temporarily suspend all issue-oriented advertisements on the region’s rail and bus system, a move that comes as the agency was asked to consider an ad with a provocative cartoon of the Prophet Muhammad.
Metro says three train lines are being affected by a power problem and that customers should be prepared for delays.
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.
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.
Metro has settled a lawsuit over how transit police interact with juveniles after a girl alleged excessive force by an officer.
Authorities say a man has been stabbed on a Metrobus in Silver Spring during a fight.
Metro says it will debut its newest generation of railcars next month.
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.