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Smoke filled the L'Enfant Plaza station during the rush hour on Jan. 12, 2015. The station was temporarily closed after the station with smoke. One person died as several were injured as a result of the incident. (Photo credit: PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

Report: Radio Trouble for Firefighters in Fatal Metro Incident

Firefighters responding to an electrical malfunction on the Washington subway system had difficulty communicating by radio and some had to use cellphones instead, according to a report released by the city Saturday.

01/17/2015

Smoke filled the L'Enfant Plaza station during the rush hour on Jan. 12, 2015. The station was temporarily closed after the station with smoke. One person died as several were injured as a result of the incident. (Photo credit: PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

Metro Apologizes to Riders, Victims’ Families in Newspaper Ad

An electrical malfunction that filled a Washington subway train with smoke, killing one passenger and sickening dozens more, continued for 44 minutes before the Metro transit agency shut off power to the affected rail, federal investigators said Friday.

01/16/2015

Smoke filled the L'Enfant Plaza station during the rush hour on Jan. 12, 2015. The station was temporarily closed after the station with smoke. One person died as several were injured as a result of the incident. (Photo credit: PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

Timeline of D.C. Metro Disaster Leaves Many Questions

More than three days after a fatal accident on Washington’s aging and frequently criticized subway system, investigators have not provided details about what caused a train to fill with smoke or what could have been done to limit passengers’ exposure.

01/16/2015

Smoke filled the L'Enfant Plaza station during the rush hour on Jan. 12, 2015. The station was temporarily closed after the station with smoke. One person died as several were injured as a result of the incident. (Photo credit: PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

Preliminary Readout of Emergency Calls and Dispatch Times Released for Metro Incident

Following this week’s deadly Metro incident that filled L’Enfant Plaza and a Yellow Line train with smoke, killing one woman and sending more than 80 other people to the hospital, D.C. city administrator Rashad Young has released an initial timeline of the emergency calls.

01/15/2015

Smoke filled the L'Enfant Plaza station during the rush hour on Jan. 12, 2015. The station was temporarily closed after the station with smoke. One person died as several were injured as a result of the incident. (Photo credit: PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

Law Firm: L’Enfant Plaza Incident Victims Involved in Lawsuit to be Filed Friday

The D.C. law firm Cohen & Cohen says it is representing injured victims of this week’s deadly Metro incident that filled L’Enfant Plaza and a Yellow Line train with smoke.

01/15/2015

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Cause of Death Announced for Woman Killed on Metro

An online fundraiser has raised more than $12,000 for the family of the woman who died in a smoke-filled Metro tunnel this week.

01/15/2015

Smoke filled the L'Enfant Plaza station during the rush hour on Jan. 12, 2015. The station was temporarily closed after the station with smoke. One person died as several were injured as a result of the incident. (Photo credit: PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

Property Left at Metro’s L’Enfant Plaza Being Returned

Metro says riders who left property behind when evacuating the L’Enfant Plaza station earlier this week following an electrical malfunction should be able to reclaim their belongings.

01/14/2015

Smoke filled the L'Enfant Plaza station during the rush hour on Jan. 12, 2015. The station was temporarily closed after the station with smoke. One person died as several were injured as a result of the incident. (Photo credit: PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

Deadly Subway Malfunction Leaves Many Unanswered Questions

Commuters are demanding information after an electrical malfunction filled a Washington subway tunnel with smoke, forcing hundreds to evacuate and sending dozens to the hospital.

01/14/2015

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NTSB: Deadly Incident at L’Enfant Plaza May Have Been Caused by Standing Water

L’Enfant Plaza metro station is shut down Monday afternoon after reports of smoke, metro officials say.

01/12/2015

Courtroom

Man Pleads Guilty to Stabbing Transgender Girl on Train

A Maryland man has pleaded guilty to stabbing a 15-year-old transgender girl on a Metro train.

01/10/2015

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