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Tracy Morgan.  (Photo by Theo Wargo/Getty Images for Spike TV)

Driver Fatigue Cited as Cause of Crash That Injured Tracy Morgan

Investigators say they are focusing on driver fatigue, truck safety and seatbelt use in a highway accident last year that severely injured comedian Tracy Morgan and killed another comedian.

08/11/2015

File photo of Metro trains. (credit: PAUL J. RICHARDS/AFP/Getty Images)

Union: Metro Workers Fear Discipline For Reporting Problems

A union leader says some employees of Washington’s Metro transit agency are still reluctant to report safety lapses because they fear retribution.

06/24/2015

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NTSB Safety Recommendation Means More Single Tracking on Metro

Earlier this week the NTSB handed down another safety recommendation, and the result is a long, hot and crowded summer on Metro.

06/11/2015

Amtrak 188 derailment. (Credit: National Transportation Safety Board)

NTSB: No Anomolies Found in Amtrak 188 Braking System

No anomalies have been found in Amtrak 188’s braking system, signals or track geometry in a preliminary report released by the National Transportation Safety Board.

06/02/2015

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)

NTSB Plans 2-Day Hearing on Fatal Metro Smoke Incident

The National Transportation Safety Board will conduct a two-day investigative hearing into an electrical malfunction that filled a Metro tunnel with smoke in January, killing one person and injuring dozens.

05/27/2015

Amtrak Train Derailment

Amtrak Latest: Lawsuits Filed After Fatal Derailment

Federal investigators say they aren’t sure anything struck the windshield of an Amtrak train involved in last week’s deadly derailment in Philadelphia.

05/18/2015

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)

Investigators Say D.C. Metro Ventilation Inadequate

Federal investigators say Washington’s Metro transit authority did a poor job using ventilation fans to push smoke out of a subway tunnel during a fatal accident last month.

02/11/2015

New York Metro-North Crash

Federal D.C. Team Heading to NY for Fatal Train Collision

A federal investigative team headed from Washington to New York to investigate a commuter train crash that killed six people.

02/04/2015

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

An investigator from the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) examines wreckage at the site where a small plane crashed into a residential neighborhood. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

NTSB: Plane Crashed During Marginal Visuals

Federal safety officials say there were marginal visual meteorological conditions when a private jet crashed into a house in Maryland, killing six people.

12/16/2014

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