Metro says a woman tried to take a 2-year-old girl who was strapped in a stroller while riding a train with her mother in Washington.
Metro says the derailment of an empty train in downtown Washington earlier this month was caused by a combination of equipment failure and human error.
Metro officials say they’ll be conducting an emergency drill at the Stadium-Armory station this weekend.
D.C. kids have been able to ride Metro buses to school for free since 2013, and now they’ll also be able to catch a train if they prefer.
Metro says four stations will be closed this weekend.
Metro announced Thursday it intends to open the Silver Spring transit center in a few weeks.
Police say there has been a shooting outside of the Shaw-Howard University Metro station.
Metro’s board of directors says the failure to repair a track problem that led to a derailment represents “a breakdown of the organization’s chain of command” and “an unforgivable breach of safety.”
Metro’s top executive says a derailment last week was caused by a track problem that was detected in July but wasn’t fixed.
Metro wants bus passengers to know they’re being watched.