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File photo of Metro station. (credit: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/GettyImages)

Congressional Leaders: DC’s Subway Needs Improvement

WASHINGTON (AP) — Congressional leaders said Friday that an electrical malfunction that filled a Metro tunnel with smoke last month, killing one person and injuring dozens, should be a wakeup call for the D.C.-area transportation […]

02/13/2015

Smoke filled the L'Enfant Plaza station during the rush hour on Jan. 12, 2015. The station was temporarily closed after the station with smoke. One person died as several were injured as a result of the incident. (Photo credit: PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

Federal Officials to Conduct Safety Inspection of D.C. Metro

Federal authorities say they will conduct a safety inspection of Washington’s subway system following a fatal accident last month.

02/04/2015

New York Metro-North Crash

7 Dead, Several Injured After NY Metro Train Hits Cars

Six people are confirmed dead Tuesday evening after a Metro-North train struck at least two cars and caught fire during evening rush.

02/03/2015

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2 Flown to Shock Trauma After Truck Crashes Into Md. Home

Hanover Pike is closed in both directions after a truck crashed into a house Thursday morning.

01/29/2015

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Pedestrian Fatally Struck in Wheaton

A pedestrian was fatally hit by a car in Wheaton Monday evening on Viers Mill Road, police say.

01/05/2015

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Beltway Inner Loop Shut Down Near BW Pkwy After Motorcycle Crash

A serious crash involving a tractor trailer and a motorcycle has shut down a section of the Capital Beltway Inner Loop near Greenbelt Monday afternoon.

01/05/2015

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Howard County Police Investigate Fatal Truck Crash

Howard County police say a man has died and five other people are injured after a pickup truck crashed in Mount Airy.

12/13/2014

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2 Critically Injured After Accident in Prince George’s County

Two people are critically injured following a crash in Capitol Heights Wednesday night.

11/12/2014

Fairfax County Police. (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Hit-and-Run Leaves 1 Dead Near Falls Church

Fairfax County police are investigating a hit-and-run in the Falls Church area that left one man dead on Friday night.

11/01/2014

A Virgin Galactic space tourism rocket exploded on Oct. 31, killing a pilot aboard and seriously injuring another. (Screenshot courtesy of CBSNews)

SpaceShipTwo Pilot 20th Person Killed in Space Mission or Flight Test

Virgin Galactic’s SpaceShipTwo accident proved what astronauts and their families know too well: Space can be deadly.

11/01/2014

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