Girl Scouts, Little League baseball players and musicians including Phish and Train are joining a national sing-a-long on Saturday, which is flag day, to celebrate the 200th anniversary of the national anthem and the flag that inspired its lyrics.
Multiple CSX train cars carrying crude oil derailed and caught fire Wednesday along the James River, with three tankers ending up in the water and leaking some of their contents, becoming the most recent crash involving oil trains that has safety experts pushing for better oversight.
Officials in Harford County say a woman has died after being hit by a train in Aberdeen Thursday morning.
Frederick County police say a man is facing charges after he tried to drive his truck around railroad crossing gates and was struck by a MARC train.
A woman is in critical condition after she was struck by a train in Prince George’s County, authorities say.
Passengers on an Amtrak train from Boston to Washington, D.C., say they were stuck in Connecticut for about five hours because of a mechanical problem.
A man was killed after a Metro train struck him during rush hour Thursday night, causing delays along the Green and Yellow lines into the evening.
A teenager died after being struck by a Virginia Railway Express train in Burke on Wednesday morning.
Icy conditions caused tricky commutes for many people in the D.C. region Wednesday, but it completely prevented some MARC Brunswick line riders from reaching their destinations.
The National Christmas Tree lighting ceremony will go on rain or shine Friday.