Metro needs more workers to fix escalators. A girl claims she was sexually assaulted by a fellow student and O’Malley orders a study of natural gas drilling in Md. These are the morning headlines from around the region.


Metro: Agency needs 55 more workers to maintain escalators

DCPS agrees to reinstate, pay $450K to fired blind teachers

More Metro workers sought for coming year


Virginia develops new ‘quiet’ pavement


Debris still at Rockville home that exploded


Girl claims 18-year-old student sexually assaulted her in school stairwell

Baltimore Sun

In-state tuition advocates applaud court action