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Metro says that operations ran smoothly during the first weekday operations for the Silver Line. (Heather Curtis/All- News 99.1 WNEW)

Silver Line Falls 30 Percent Short on Projected Ridership

One year after its debut, ridership on the Metro’s Silver Line through Tysons Corner is 30 percent below projections.

07/27/2015

(Credit: Metro Transit Police Department)

Police Seek Person of Interest in Assault on Metro Transit Officer

The Metro Transit Police Department asking for the public’s help in identifying person of interest in connection with an assault on a Metro Transit police officer.

07/22/2015

(Photo credit: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Metro Train Hits Power Line on Tracks in Bethesda

Metro officials say a train hit something on the tracks between two stations in Bethesda.

07/22/2015

A woman walks by a Metro train at Metro Center on April 30, 2012 in Washington, DC.  AFP PHOTO / Karen BLEIER        (Photo credit should read KAREN BLEIER/AFP/GettyImages)

Man Who Missed Stop, Pulled Emergency Release Contributed to Tuesday Green Line Delays

A man pulled a train’s emergency release after apparently missing his stop on Metro’s Green Line Tuesday.

07/22/2015

New York City Prepares For 10th Anniversary Of September 11 Attacks

Leaders Try to Lure Millennials, Big Businesses to Prince George’s Co.

The area surrounding five Prince George’s County Metro stations is about to undergo a major transformation.

07/20/2015

Eastbound Leesburg Pike streetscape installation at Spring Hill Station. (credit: Stephen Barna, DCMP)

Cracks Creating Problems For Phase 2 of Silver Line

As Metro approaches the first anniversary of the opening of the Silver Line, crews are busy investigating a potential structural problem with the second phase of the project.

07/15/2015

(Photo credit: Tim Sloan/AFP/Getty Images)

Metro Taking ‘Administrative Action’ After Video Shows Employee Involved in Confrontation

Metro says it is taking “appropriate administrative action” after a man claims a station manager assaulted him while he was with his 4-year-old daughter.

07/15/2015

Scene at the Wheaton Metro station after a person was shot in or near the parking garage. (Credit: Mark Segraves/NewsRadio 99.1)

Man Shot, Killed in Wheaton Metro Parking Garage

Two men have been charged after a man was shot and killed in the Wheaton parking garage Tuesday night, police say.

07/14/2015

Kevin Sutherland is pictured. (Courtesy of Abriola Parkview Funeral Home)

Funeral Held for American U. Grad Killed on Metro

The funeral for the 24-year-old man who was stabbed and killed on the Metro over the July 4th holiday is being held Monday.

07/13/2015

(Photo: PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

Funeral Services Set for Man Fatally Stabbed on Metro

Funeral services have reportedly been set for a Connecticut man stabbed to death after resisting a robbery attempt on a Metro train in D.C.

07/12/2015

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