A union leader says Metro bus drivers in the Washington area are frequently forced to urinate while on board the bus because there’s nowhere else to go.
A union leader says some employees of Washington’s Metro transit agency are still reluctant to report safety lapses because they fear retribution.
The operator of a Washington subway train that was forced to stop in a smoke-filled tunnel repeatedly asked for permission to return the train to the platform but was told to stay put as passengers coughed and choked, according to documents made public Tuesday.
Police are trying to stop bike thieves with undercover sting operations at stations with reputations of theft.
A memorial honoring the nine people killed in the 2009 crash on Metro’s red line is opening.
Metro’s police department is warning riders after a series of iPhone robberies on the orange, silver and blue lines.
The National Transportation Safety Board has set its final agenda for a two-day hearing on a deadly electrical malfunction on the Metro in Washington where a train inside a tunnel filled with smoke.
It’s been a disruptive part of weekends on Metro for years now, and single tracking may start happening during the week, too.
Federal transit officials are ordering the inspection of ventilation systems in train tunnels nationwide after an electrical malfunction filled a Metro train inside a D.C. tunnel with smoke, leading to a passenger’s death.
Members of Congress from the Washington area say they’re troubled that the Metro subway system isn’t doing enough to ensure that passengers are safe following a fatal malfunction in January.