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Metro to Close Bethesda Stations to Fix Leaks

Metro officials plan to close three red line stations in Bethesda for 14 weekends in 2016 to repair persistent leaks in the tunnels and to avoid a long-term shutdown of the red line that had been feared.

10/09/2014

File photo of a Metro train. (credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

2 Metro Train Lines Affected by Weekend Work

Metro says trains on the orange and red lines will be affected by weekend work.

09/30/2014

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Famed Violinist Plays Do-Over at D.C. Train Station

Hundreds turned out to see acclaimed violinist Joshua Bell play at Union Station Tuesday.

09/30/2014

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Metro Extending Service Hours During Nats Post-Season

Metro announced Monday it is partnering with American University to provide late-night Metrorail service from Navy Yard-Ballpark Station for fans attending post-season Nats games.

09/29/2014

D.C. Police Officer Debra Domino models a body camera before a press conference at City Hall September 24. (Photo Credit: BRENDAN SMIALOWSKI/AFP/Getty Images)

Top 5 Stories You May Have Missed This Week (Sept. 22 – 26)

Top 5 Stories You May Have Missed This Week (Sept. 22 – 26)

09/26/2014

Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority General Manager and CEO Richard Sarles is stepping down. (Photo credit should read MANDEL NGAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Metro Chief Richard Sarles Stepping Down

The head of Metro announced Wednesday he is stepping down after four years at that post.

09/24/2014

File photo of a Metro train. (credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Metro: 4 Lines to be Affected by Weekend Work

Metro says the orange, blue, red and green lines will be affected by weekend work.

09/24/2014

File photo of a Metro train. (credit: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Metro Staying Open Late For Redskins-Giants Game

Metro trains will run for an additional hour to accommodate crowds expected to attend the Washington Redskins game this week.

09/23/2014

Emergency personnel investigate the scene of a Metro subway train collision in Washington, DC, June 22, 2009. (credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

5 Years After Fatal Crash, Metro To Phase In Computer-Driven Trains Again

Five years after the catastrophic Metro Red Line crash that left nine people dead and dozens more injured, the transit system will once again be using computer-driven trains, according to a report from The Washington Post.

09/23/2014

File photo of a Metro train. (credit: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

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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