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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: JEWEL SAMAD/AFP/Getty Images)

Metro Closing 3 Red Line Stations This Weekend

Metro is closing three subway stations and platforms on the red line this weekend and will offer free shuttle buses as an alternative.

06/27/2014

City Of Charlotte Prepares To Host 2012 Democratic Convention

Md. Officials Cheer Funds for Light Rail Projects

Maryland officials say initial federal funding for two light rail projects puts the state in a strong position to build the major projects in the Washington suburbs and the Baltimore metropolitan area.

03/05/2014

File photo of a Metro train. (credit: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

Weekend Metro Work to Affect Red, Orange and Blue Lines

Metro service adjustments on the Red, Orange and Blue lines will go into effect beginning at 10 p.m. Friday night.

12/13/2013

File photo of Metro station. (credit: KAREN BLEIER/AFP/GettyImages)

Track Work to Close 3 Red Line Metro Stations Nov. 8-11

Metro says buses will replace trains on a section of the red line this weekend and through Veterans Day, which is Monday.

11/06/2013

The U.S. is sending two top negotiators to Geneva for direct talks with Iranian officials over Tehran's nuclear program. (Photo by Getty Images)

Senior Iran Lawmaker: Uranium Enrichment Continuing At 20 Percent

Alaeddin Boroujerdi, the chairman of Iran’s foreign policy and national security parliamentary committee, said that uranium enrichment is a “red line” in negotiations with Tehran, and dismissed threats against Iranian research facilities.

10/28/2013

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

Metro Settles Lawsuit From Deadly 2009 Crash

Metro has agreed to settle a lawsuit against its insurance broker that stemmed from the 2009 red line crash that killed nine people.

10/21/2013

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

Metro Plans Red Line Work Weekend of Oct. 18-20

Metro says free shuttle buses will replace trains on a section of the red line to allow for weekend work.

10/16/2013

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

Metro: 1 Dead, 2 Hurt in Red Line Welding Accident

One contractor died and two Metro employees were injured in a welding accident in a red line subway tunnel between Union Station and the Judiciary Square stop early Sunday, the transit agency said.

10/06/2013

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

2 Metro Lines to Have Longer Waits This Weekend

Metro says riders on the red and orange lines can expect longer waits this weekend.

09/20/2013

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