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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)

D.C. Hearing Addresses Deadly Metro Accident

District of Columbia lawmakers will examine how prepared the city is for emergencies on the subway system in the wake of a fatal accident last month.

02/05/2015

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)

Federal Officials to Conduct Safety Inspection of D.C. Metro

Federal authorities say they will conduct a safety inspection of Washington’s subway system following a fatal accident last month.

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: Fire Dept. Changes Led to Difficulty Using Radios

Metro Deputy General Manager Rob Troup ordered a range of early-action safety items on Thursday.

01/22/2015

Members of Congress give a briefing on the fatal Metro smoke incident that happened last week. (Photo Credit: Matt DelSignore/All-News 99.1)

Congress: Ventilation Drew Smoke into Stricken Subway Train

Members of Congress briefed on a fatal accident on Washington’s subway last week say the system’s ventilation fans didn’t work properly and that smoke was drawn into the stricken train.

01/21/2015

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Metro Considers Fare Increases in Wake of Fatal Accident

A week after its first fatal accident in five years, Washington’s Metro subway system is considering raising fares and reducing the frequency of trains.

01/20/2015

Carol Glover

Metro Victim Remembered as Woman of Faith, Family

In many ways, Carol Glover was like hundreds of thousands of Washington-area commuters who ride the nation’s second-busiest rail system.

01/19/2015

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

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

Metrorail Extends Hours for New Year’s Eve

Metro will keep trains running two hours later than normal for New Year’s Eve.

12/31/2014

(Photo credits from top left, clockwise: Alex Wong, Jim Watson, Justin Heiman, Mladen Antonov // Getty Images)

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12/23/2014

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VIDEO: Woman ‘Races the Metro’

A D.C. woman says she successfully raced a Metro train going from Federal Triangle to Smithsonian on the Silver/Orange/Blue line.

12/23/2014

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