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Metro Restores Train Service on 3 Lines in D.C.

Metro says train service is being restored between L’Enfant Plaza and Farragut West stations on the blue, orange and silver lines after a water main break at 12th and F streets near Metro Center suspended service earlier in the morning.

12/16/2014

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Metro’s First 7000-Series Railcars on Track for 2015 Completion

Metro’s new 7000-series railcars are one step closer to full-scale production after Metro and the Tri-State Oversight Committee (TOC) have agreed to allow safety testing to proceed for a 2015 completion.

12/09/2014

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

Weekend Work to Affect All Metro Lines

Metro says trains five of the system’s six lines will run every 16 minutes throughout the weekend to accommodate track work.

10/15/2014

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

2 Metro Train Lines Affected by Weekend Work

Metro says trains on the orange and red lines will be affected by weekend work.

09/30/2014

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Famed Violinist Plays Do-Over at D.C. Train Station

Hundreds turned out to see acclaimed violinist Joshua Bell play at Union Station Tuesday.

09/30/2014

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Metro Extending Service Hours During Nats Post-Season

Metro announced Monday it is partnering with American University to provide late-night Metrorail service from Navy Yard-Ballpark Station for fans attending post-season Nats games.

09/29/2014

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

Metro: 4 Lines to be Affected by Weekend Work

Metro says the orange, blue, red and green lines will be affected by weekend work.

09/24/2014

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: Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Metro: Some to Wait Longer For Weekend Trains

Metro says riders on some lines will wait longer for trains this weekend and that only the silver line is unaffected.

09/17/2014

Officers frantically try to save a man who intentionally jumped in front of an oncoming train. (credit: Washington Metropolitan Transit Authority)

Video: Officers Help Save Man Who Jumped Onto Metro Tracks

A train operator and two Metro Transit Police officers are being heralded as heroes for their roles in saving the life of a who intentionally jumped on the the tracks

08/27/2014

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