Metro Hires Paul Wiedefeld as GM, Ending Long SearchMetro's long search for a new general manager is over.
Federal Agency Officially Takes on Safety Oversight of Metrohe Federal Transit Administration is now officially responsible for overseeing Metrorail safety issues.
Weekend Work to Affect 4 of Metro's 6 LinesThe orange, silver, blue and yellow lines will all run every 20 minutes from 10 p.m. Friday through Sunday.
Concerned Commuters Form 'WMATA Riders' Union'As negative headlines continue to halt positive momentum for Metro this year, some riders are taking matters into their own hands to push the transit agency forward.
Metro Derailment Caused by Equipment Failure, Human ErrorMetro says the derailment of an empty train in downtown Washington earlier this month was caused by a combination of equipment failure and human error.
Man Who Missed Stop, Pulled Emergency Release Contributed to Tuesday Green Line DelaysA man pulled a train's emergency release after apparently missing his stop on Metro's Green Line Tuesday.
D.C. Metro Operator Was Told He Couldn't Return to PlatformThe operator of a Washington subway train that was forced to stop in a smoke-filled tunnel repeatedly asked for permission to return the train to the platform but was told to stay put as passengers coughed and choked, according to documents made public Tuesday.
On Metro, Single Tracking During Work Week May Be Inevitable After FTA ReportIt's been a disruptive part of weekends on Metro for years now, and single tracking may start happening during the week, too.
Metro Removes All 4000-Series Cars After Door ProblemsMetro has temporarily removed all of its 4000-series railcars from service for safety inspections out of an abundance of caution, WMATA announced Wednesday.
Family of Man Found Dead In Metro Station Suing WMATA, Says Body Was There For 4 DaysThe family of a man who was found dead in the Judiciary Square Metro station in October 2013 is suing WMATA.
D.C. Transit Officials Temporarily Suspend Issue-Oriented AdsTransit officials in Washington have temporarily suspended all issue-oriented advertisements on the region's rail and bus system.
Metro’s First 7000-Series Train to Debut in AprilMetro has announced that the system’s first 7000-series train will enter passenger service April 14 on the Blue Line. It will depart from Franconia-Springfield shortly after 7 a.m.