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Metro To Resume Use Of Computer-Driven Trains

Metro plans to bring back computer-driven trains to the red line, five years after the automated system failed and caused a fatal crash.

23 hours ago

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Metro: Some To Wait Longer For Weekend Trains

Metro says riders on some lines will wait longer for trains this weekend and that only the silver line is unaffected.

09/17/2014

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Perryville & Aberdeen MARC Service Cancelled Through Wednesday Morning

Amtrak’s Northeast Corridor service resumed Tuesday afternoon after being shut down for a time. Downed lines have canceled MARC service through Wednesday morning at Perryville and Aberdeen stations.

09/16/2014

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Travel By Train For Your Next Vacation

To get better acquainted with Amtrak, the nation’s railroad service, here’s a simple yet very helpful guide to understanding how get onboard a passenger train.

09/11/2014

dc metro

Metro: Weekend Work For Orange And Red Lines

Metro says riders on the red and orange lines will wait longer for trains this weekend.

08/19/2014

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New Bill Would Invest In Baltimore’s Railroad System

Getting back on track. State, local and federal officials issue a warning: America’s railroad lines are in desperate need of funding for upgrades and repairs.

08/11/2014

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Study Of Aging Baltimore Rail Tunnel Moves Forward

Federal and state officials and Amtrak are studying ways to improve a 141-year-old tunnel that carries passenger trains through Baltimore.

06/11/2014

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Some Riders To Wait Longer For Weekend Trains

Some Metro riders will wait longer for trains this weekend as work takes place on the rail system.

06/03/2014

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Weekend Riders To Wait Longer For Metro Trains

Metro says riders will wait longer for some trains this weekend while the agency performs weekend work.

05/29/2014

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Metro Running On Sunday Schedule For Memorial Day

Metro says trains and most buses will run on a Sunday schedule for Memorial Day.

05/26/2014

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This App Will Plan Your Entire Trip

Instead of spending hours tabbing through travel sites, hit Rome2Rio: an oracle-like web/app that maps out the exact planes, trains, and automobiles (with fares) to take between any two places on the planet.

04/16/2014

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Metro Resumes Weekend Work After 4-Week Break

After a four-week break for cherry blossom season, Metro is back to doing weekend work again.

04/16/2014

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