Union: Metro Workers Fear Discipline For Reporting ProblemsEmployees of Washington's Metro transit agency have become more comfortable reporting safety lapses through a program that allows them to do so anonymously, but some are still reluctant to speak out because they fear retribution, a union leader said Wednesday.
Agenda Set For Fact-Finding Hearing On Metro SmokeThe National Transportation Safety Board has set its final agenda for a two-day hearing on a deadly electrical malfunction on the Metro in Washington where a train inside a tunnel filled with smoke.
Surge In Violence Taking Toll On Baltimore And Its Young PeopleThe surge in violence is taking a physical and emotional toll. The number of children shot has increased more than 600 percent compared to last year.
Smoke Report Suspends Metro Service On 3 Lines For HoursMetro suspended service on several lines between Foggy Bottom in Washington and Rosslyn in northern Virginia for about three hours after a report of smoke.
2 Fire Trucks Destroyed In Capitol Heights 3-Alarm BlazeA roofing company went up in flames in the 8700 block of Ashwood Drive.
Smoke Reported On Metro At Woodley Park Station In D.C.Metro says a disabled train has been taken out of service at the Woodley Park station where there were reports of smoke in the station.
Wednesday, Feb. 11, 2015Coffee With Marcus Washington; People Are Talking about the seafood celebration this Valentine's weekend at Cafe Hon.
Report: Radio Trouble For Firefighters At D.C. Subway IncidentStartling revelations. A new report gives insight into communication problems when smoke filled a Metro train earlier this week. One person was killed and dozens of more became ill.
Deadly Subway Malfunction Leaves Many Unanswered QuestionsCommuters are demanding information after an electrical malfunction filled a Washington subway tunnel with smoke, forcing hundreds to evacuate and sending dozens to the hospital.
Rosedale Roofing Rebuilds After Massive FireJust a day after a massive fire darkened the sky in eastern Baltimore County, one Rosedale business is cleaning up, but grateful it wasn't a fatal fire.
Burns Taking Place At Va. Army Base Cause Odor In MarylandPrescribed burns are taking place at Fort A.P. Hill and causing an odor as far away as Maryland.