Red hot over the so-called Red Line. State and local leaders clash with the Transportation Department.
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.
Deadlines for bids on two light-rail proposals in Maryland have been delayed from March until August, so bidders can explore ways of reducing costs.
Transit police are trying to identify four separate men who exposed themselves to riders on Metro trains in the District of Columbia.
Metro officials plan to close three red line stations in Bethesda for 14 weekends in 2016 to repair persistent leaks in the tunnels and to avoid a long-term shutdown of the red line that had been feared.
Metro plans to bring back computer-driven trains to the red line, five years after the automated system failed and caused a fatal crash.
Metro says buses will replace trains on a section of the red line this weekend and through Labor Day.
Metro says riders on the red and orange lines will wait longer for trains this weekend.
Metro says free shuttle buses will replace trains on a section of the red line this weekend.
Most Metro lines will have regular weekend service as the silver line opens.
Metro says travelers on the orange and red lines will wait longer for trains this weekend because of work.
Metro says some travelers on the orange, red and green lines will wait longer for trains this weekend because of work.