Single-tracking over after ‘smoldering’ on Orange and Silver Lines

Metro said a "smoldering crosstie" was causing problems near East Falls Church.

NTSB releases agenda for hearings into fatal Metro smoke incident

The public hearings will examine Metro's infrastructure, emergency response efforts and its organizational culture.

Winning cartoon from ‘draw Muhammad’ contest could end up in Metro stations, on buses

The organizer of a contest that offered a $10,000 prize to the best cartoon depicting the prophet Muhammad, is now pushing to have the winning entry displayed in Metro stations and on buses around the D.C. region.

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And you thought your Red Line commute was bad

About 500 feet of copper cable was stolen from tracks serving two of New York's busiest subway lines. The consequence: delays, crowding and thousands of riders forced onto shuttle buses.

Metro cops arrest MTV ‘Catfish’ con man for making threats against transit system

Last year, Kidd Cole's antics landed him on an MTV reality show. This year, they've landed him in jail.

Car fatalities on the rise this year

Increase was attributed in part to an improving economy and lower gas prices.

Public hearings beginning on I-66 HOT lanes

The hearings are an important chance to air views about rebuilding a major commuter route.

WSSC tap water is mmm, mmm good!

Tap water for Montgomery, Prince George's counties was chosen as the tastiest, the utility said.

8 mile backup on Beltway in Montgomery County

Crash causes traffic delays on outer loop of Capital Beltway in Silver Spring area.

Four more months of traffic headaches around Watergate complex

One lane on Virginia Avenue NW will remain closed while crews continue to work on the portion of the Watergate garage that collapsed May 1.

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