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Immediate Fix Recommended For D.C. Subway Components

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.

06/08/2015

metro

D.C. Transit Officials Temporarily Suspend Issue-Oriented Ads

A move to ban all issue advertisements on buses, trains and Metro stations sets an uproar on social media.

05/30/2015

metro safety

Metro: 5 of 6 Lines To Be Affected By Weekend Work

Metro says five of its six rail lines will be affected by weekend work.

05/29/2015

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Man Featured On MTV’s ‘Catfish’ Arrested For Making Terror Threats

A D.C. man who appeared in the show Catfish has been arrested.

05/28/2015

dc metro

D.C. Transit Officials Temporarily Suspend Issue-Oriented Ads

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.

05/28/2015

dc metro

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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