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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

Metro unveiled this new SmarTrip card Monday to celebrate the upcoming Marine Marathon. (Photo Credit: Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority)

Metro Unveils New Marine Corps Marathon Limited Edition SmarTrip Card

Metro riders can now buy the first limited-edition Marine Corps Marathon Commemorative SmarTrip Card.

09/15/2014

(Photo credit: Mario Tama/Getty Images)

Metro Crime Rate Lowest in Five Years

Metro Transit Police announced Monday that serious crime on Metrobus and Metrorail has dropped to a five-year low for the first half of 2014.

09/08/2014

Officers frantically try to save a man who intentionally jumped in front of an oncoming train. (credit: Washington Metropolitan Transit Authority)

Video: Officers Help Save Man Who Jumped Onto Metro Tracks

A train operator and two Metro Transit Police officers are being heralded as heroes for their roles in saving the life of a who intentionally jumped on the the tracks

08/27/2014

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

Metro Announces Labor Day Weekend Track Work

Metro says buses will replace trains on a section of the red line this weekend and through Labor Day.

08/26/2014

New metroway bus takes designated lanes from Crystal City to Alexandria. (Credit: Heather Curtis/All-News 99.1)

Metroway Bus Service Debuts In Va.

Traveling to places between the Braddock Road and Crystal City Metro stations has gotten a little easier.

08/24/2014

Platform level finishes and signage at Wiehle-Reston East Station. (Credit: David Claypool, Kalorama)

Metro’s Silver Line Gets Low-Interest Federal Loan

The Transportation Department has committed $1.28 billion toward the construction of Metro’s silver line in the form of a low-interest loan.

08/21/2014

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