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Posted at 09:11 AM ET, 01/15/2014

Orange Line train strikes deer; earlier delays now over

The incident occurred between the Cheverly and New Carrollton stations.

By Dana Hedgpeth  |  09:11 AM ET, 01/15/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Metro, Orange Line

Posted at 07:02 AM ET, 12/27/2013

Problems on Blue and Orange lines resolved

Metro riders should expect delays on Blue and Orange lines because of disabled trains.

By Dana Hedgpeth  |  07:02 AM ET, 12/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  blue line, delays, Metro, Orange Line, subway, WMATA

Posted at 05:49 AM ET, 11/25/2013

Delays on Metro’s Blue and Orange lines

Delays on Blue and Orange lines because of signal problem. Trains briefly shared a track.

By Dana Hedgpeth  |  05:49 AM ET, 11/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  blue line, Metro, Orange Line, WMATA

Posted at 10:43 AM ET, 11/21/2013

Delays cleared on Metro’s Red, Orange and Blue lines

Delays on three of Metro’s five rail lines. Unclear how long delays will last on Red, Orange and Blue lines.

By Dana Hedgpeth  |  10:43 AM ET, 11/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  blue line, Metro, Orange Line, red line, WMATA

Posted at 11:37 AM ET, 11/11/2013

Crowded trains for Metro riders on Veterans Day

It is not the first time Metro has received complaints from commuters train service on weekends that are holidays for some but not others.

By Dana Hedgpeth  |  11:37 AM ET, 11/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Metro, Orange Line, riders complain, WMATA

Posted at 06:14 AM ET, 11/08/2013

Service returns to normal on Orange, Blue Lines after overnight work

Work ran longer than expected but delays were cleared by rush hour.

By Leah Binkovitz  |  06:14 AM ET, 11/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  blue line, delays, Metro, Orange Line

Posted at 10:44 AM ET, 08/19/2013

Man struck and killed by Orange Line train

By Lori Aratani  |  10:44 AM ET, 08/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Metro, wmata; metro; orange line

Posted at 09:41 AM ET, 02/26/2013

Orange Line work finished after morning delays

Orange Line delays expected until mid-day Tuesday because of problems with testing on new Silver Line

By Dana Hedgpeth  |  09:41 AM ET, 02/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Metro, orange line, WMATA

Posted at 01:15 PM ET, 01/07/2013

Orange Line resumes full service

Orange Line service is suspended between East Falls Church and Virginia Square stations after a woman was struck by a train at Ballston.

By Mark Berman  |  01:15 PM ET, 01/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Metro, metro orange line, Metrorail, WMATA

Posted at 11:40 AM ET, 10/27/2011

Power issues continue on Orange Line

The power issues that slowed travelers on Wednesday and during the Thursday morning commute continue. Pepco said in a statement that repair efforts to restore normal electric service to a substation near Deanwood continue.

By Mark Berman  |  11:40 AM ET, 10/27/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Metro | Tags:  Metro, Orange Line