Crash closes southbound lanes of I-270. Incident in Gaithersburg causing three mile backup.
Boiling water advisory lifted for parts of upper Northwest Washington after problem at pumping station
Train malfunction at Silver Spring station. Delays on Metro’s Red Line.
Streets closed in SE D.C. Accident where vehicle crashed into tree.
Police say man darted into street from between two parked cars at Dupont Circle shortly after midnight
Problem at a pumping station causes trouble with water in upper Northwest D.C.
Officials say there is no immediate danger after finding a written threat overnight on the Fairfax campus.
Zoo officials said the cubs are “active and healthy.”
Man lost control of his SUV, causing tractor-trailer to jackknife and roadway shutdown for two hours.
An accident involving a tractor-trailer and SUV has shut down the roadway.
Ten-thousand-pound slab of concrete falls off truck. Incident causes Route 123 to close
Four lion cubs were born Sunday at the National Zoo but are not expected to be exhibited until early summer.
Icy conditions had closed Chevy Chase roadway; Parkway closure related to crash tied to icy conditions.
Problems had caused 30-minute delays on Metro’s Red Line.
Metrobus service on all routes. Riders should expect some problems on snowy, narrow streets
Many school systems will remain closed Tuesday as the region stays locked in a deep freeze.
Monday morning’s commute had one thing going for it: fewer people were on the major roadways.
A roundup of D.C. area news briefs
Police are investigating a shooting death of Tykia Dickerson in the 3600 block of Jay Street.
Frank Joseph Williams IV has been charged with murder in the death of Kevin Proctor.
Dana Hedgpeth is the Washington Post’s lead reporter in covering the Metro rail and bus systems in the D.C. region and the Washington Metropolitan Transit Authority (WMATA) that runs them. Dana joined the Washington Post in 1999 and has spent more than a decade covering a variety of subjects, including local government, the federal court in Alexandria and government contracting and the defense industry, plus commercial real estate, the building of the D.C. convention center and the redevelopment of the area around the Nationals baseball stadium.
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