Ann Scott Tyson
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Transit agencies increase security after bin Laden killing

Metro and its local law enforcement partners have increased security on the bus and rail network as a precaution in the wake of the killing by U.S. forces of Osama Bin Laden.

Metro steps up security following bin Laden’s death

Metro is stepping up security in the transit system as a precaution following Osama bin Laden’s death.

Two sides of Metro safety: rails, inspectors

Two sides of Metro safety: rails, inspectors

To protect track inspectors, Metro makes sure each has a partner watching for dangers. But that means fewer eyes checking the rails for defects, inspectors say.

Metro budget deficit shrinks

Metro budget deficit shrinks

It’s expected to be $6 million less than originally projected for the fiscal year that begins in July.