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Readers weigh in on Dulles’ troubles

Readers weigh in on Dulles’ troubles

Post readers had plenty of opinions about a recent piece we did on the Dulles Airport as it grapples with dwindling passenger traffic.

North Capitol Street reopened after car fire on Friday morning

Car fire closed part of North Capitol Street

Little traffic on ICC leads to calls for lower tolls

Little traffic on ICC leads to calls for lower tolls

Some say Maryland toll highway could provide more traffic relief on local roads until usage grows.

Metro riders lining up to try new fare-collection technology

“Near-field capability” allows fare payment with a wave of a smartphone or credit, debit or Metro card.

Dulles in trouble as traffic shifts to Reagan National

Dulles in trouble as traffic shifts to Reagan National

Sometime next year, more fliers will travel through Reagan than Dulles — an airport 14 times its neighbor’s size.

East Coast hit by snowfall on busy travel day

East Coast hit by snowfall on busy travel day

As snow fell on the Washington region, roads got slick and airports reported delays and cancellations.

Federal regulator demands recall of deadly air bags

Federal regulator demands recall of deadly air bags

NHTSA threatens $7,000 per vehicle fine in taking first formal step to force the recall of millions of vehicles.

Scenes -- and comments -- on holiday travel

As many travel for the Thanksgiving holiday, they share their photos and comments on social media of travel conditions.

Can you guess what the busiest travel day of the year is?

It’s the busiest travel week of the year, but do you know what is the busiest travel day?

Rain and wet roads for Wednesday morning travels, no major crashes or road closures

Rain and wet roads for Wednesday morning travels, no major crashes or road closures

Busiest travel day of the year for Thanksgiving holiday off to rough start with weather, but so far traffic is ok.

Riders on Metro should expect delays

A disabled train at the Columbia Heights stop caused a problem earlier this morning.

Travel tips for Thanksgiving eve getaways

Travel tips for Thanksgiving eve getaways

Know before you go: Some last-minute tips on the roads ahead.

Wintry mix messes with Thanksgiving getaway timing.

Wintry mix messes with Thanksgiving getaway timing.

The good times to escape have passed. Now it’s time to choose the lesser evil.

With snow, when to go? Weather may complicate travel.

With snow, when to go? Weather may complicate travel.

Threat of a Wednesday snowstorm complicates Thanksgiving plans.

D.C. Council proposal to protect bicylists, pedestrians dies in committee

D.C. Council proposal to protect bicylists, pedestrians dies in committee

Council committee votes to table proprosal, essentially killing it in this legislative session and upsetting the D.C. bike community

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Express lanes still a mystery to many drivers

Express lanes still a mystery to many drivers

As opening day approaches for I-95 HOT lanes, many potential users are unprepared.

Some tips for Thanksgiving flyers

Some tips for Thanksgiving flyers

Some tips for Thanksgiving fliers headed to Grandma’s (or someone else’s) for their Turkey Day fix

New speed cameras being activated this week in the District

D.C. Police announced that 11 new speed cameras will be activated this week

Mergers and expansions prompt reshuffling of airlines at Reagan National

Mergers and expansions prompt reshuffling of airlines at Reagan National

Thanks to airlines mergers and service expansions, you may find your favorite airline in a different spot at Reagan National. Here’s a guide to what is where.

Metro buses up to 45 minutes late

Metro said its buses on some routes to McPherson Square are late because of a crash on the Roosevelt Bridge.

Part of South Dakota Avenue in the District closed

A tractor trailer crash has closed part of South Dakota Avenue. Unclear how long road will be closed.

Honda says it didn’t report 1,729 claims for injury or death

Honda says it didn’t report 1,729 claims for injury or death

Automaker blamed computer software for failing to report mishaps to federal regulators.

The secret life of baggage: Where does your luggage go at the airport?

The secret life of baggage: Where does your luggage go at the airport?

When your checked bag disappears at the ticket counter, how does it get to your plane? We take a peek.

FAA says airlines saving fuel, time at D.C. area airports

FAA says airlines saving fuel, time at D.C. area airports

Parts of new NextGen air-traffic management system allow planes to glide to the runway.

Power outage temporarily delays security screenings at BWI

The outage came during one of the busiest travel weeks of the year.

Study options for Thanksgiving getaways

Study options for Thanksgiving getaways

Wednesday’s forecast remains uncertain, but it’s time to develop escape plans B and C.

Water main break closes road in Alexandria

Water main break closes road in Alexandria. Unclear how long closure could last.

‘He was the ultimate provisional politician’

‘He was the ultimate provisional politician’

Despite a mixed legacy, Marion Barry was the everyman’s champion, his staunch supporters proudly proclaim.