Metro says buses will replace trains on a section of the red line this weekend and through Veterans Day, which is Monday.
Metro says shuttle buses will replace trains on a section of the blue and orange lines this weekend.
Metropolitan police have identified a man whose body was found behind a platform wall in the Judiciary Square Metro station.
The body of a man has been found in the Judiciary Square Metro station.
Metro riders will get a break from most work this weekend with four of the system’s five lines operating with regular weekend service.
Metro has agreed to settle a lawsuit against its insurance broker that stemmed from the 2009 red line crash that killed nine people.
Officials with Metro and Virginia Railway Express say ridership on subway and commuter trains appears to be back to normal now that the federal government is open.
Metro says a piece of track equipment hit a blue line train in northern Virginia with passengers on board, but no passengers were hurt.
Metro says free shuttle buses will replace trains on the orange line this weekend between Stadium-Armory and New Carrollton.
Federal transportation safety officials say they have decided against sending investigators to the site of a fatal welding accident in a Metro subway tunnel in Washington because of the government shutdown.
Metro says it is seeing a 22 percent drop in rail ridership due to the federal government shutdown.
Metro riders traveling on the orange and blue lines this weekend can expect longer wait times because of improvement work being done on the system.