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Metro Operator Ran Red Signal Approaching Full Train
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Metro Operator Ran Red Signal Approaching Full Train

A Metro train operator ran a red light signal and got dangerously close to another train that was unloading passengers earlier this week, News 4 has learned. Watch »

Feb 5, 2016
Smoke Reported at Pentagon City Metro Station

Smoke Reported at Pentagon City Metro Station

Metro trains bypassed the Pentagon City station Thursday night after a small fire, officials say. Read more »

Feb 4, 2016
Inside Metro's Closed-Circuit Nerve Center

Inside Metro's Closed-Circuit Nerve Center

Metro has a message for you: They are watching. Watch »

Feb 4, 2016
Web Traffic, Feb. 4

Web Traffic, Feb. 4

News4 traffic reporter Melissa Mollet has the traffic news for Feb. 4, 2016. Watch »

Feb 4, 2016
No Charges for Officer Who Fatally Shot Man in Metro

No Charges for Officer Who Fatally Shot Man in Metro

Charges will not be filed against a police officer who fatally shot a man in the middle of a Metro tunnel last... Read more »

Feb 4, 2016
Red, Blue, Yellow Lines Having Midday Track Work

Red, Blue, Yellow Lines Having Midday Track Work

Delays on the Red, Blue and Yellow lines are possible in both directions Thursday due to scheduled track work for... Read more »

Feb 4, 2016
Smoke Reported in Metro Tunnel Near Friendship Heights

Smoke Reported in Metro Tunnel Near Friendship Heights

Smoke was reported Wednesday night in a Metro tunnel north of the Friendship Heights station, officials say. Read more »

Feb 3, 2016
Major Cuts, Fare Hikes Proposed for Some Va. Bus Service

Major Cuts, Fare Hikes Proposed for Some Va. Bus Service

A multi-million budget shortfall may force a popular Virginia bus service to slash service and increase fares. Watch »

Feb 3, 2016
Sherwood's Notebook: So, Metro, Where You Going?

Sherwood's Notebook: So, Metro, Where You Going?

Have you stopped using the Metrorail transit system? Why? Read more »

Feb 3, 2016
Gondolas Over the Potomac? DC, Arlington Invest $70K

Gondolas Over the Potomac? DC, Arlington Invest $70K

Officials in D.C. and Arlington, Virginia decided to take a closer look at the viability of creating a gondola... Watch »

Feb 2, 2016
Web Traffic, Feb. 2

Web Traffic, Feb. 2

News4's traffic reporter Melissa Mollet has the traffic news for Feb. 2, 2016 Watch »

Feb 2, 2016
Grocery Delivery Comes to Metro

Grocery Delivery Comes to Metro

Metro has just made grocery shopping a little easier by partnering up in a six-month pilot with the online grocer... Read more »

Feb 1, 2016
Amtrak Engineer: 'I Was in a Dream State'

Amtrak Engineer: 'I Was in a Dream State'

NTSB releases new details on a deadly Amtrak derailment in Philadelphia. Transportation reporter Adam Tuss has the... Watch »

Feb 1, 2016
Mysterious Object Strikes Amtrak Train in Philadelphia

Mysterious Object Strikes Amtrak Train in Philadelphia

Passengers on an Amtrak train bound for New York had a bumpy ride Sunday when a mysterious object struck the train... Watch »

Feb 1, 2016
Principal: Teens Attacked, Threatened Metro Riders

Principal: Teens Attacked, Threatened Metro Riders

A group of teenagers stormed onto a Metro train Thursday evening, threatened riders and beat a man, a school... Watch »

Jan 30, 2016
Metro Promises Near-Normal Service Friday

Metro Promises Near-Normal Service Friday

Despite challenges on Thursday, Metro promised more frequent service Friday. Service on trains and buses is supposed... Watch »

Jan 28, 2016
Jack Evans Elected Metro Board Chairman

Jack Evans Elected Metro Board Chairman

D.C. Council member Jack Evans has been elected chairman of Metro's Board of Directors. Read more »

Jan 28, 2016
Weak Spring Caused Metro Train to Separate

Weak Spring Caused Metro Train to Separate

A spring in the coupler that holds trains together wasn't as strong as it should have been when a Green Line train's... Read more »

Jan 28, 2016
Web Traffic Jan. 28

Web Traffic Jan. 28

News4 traffic reporter Melissa Mollet has the traffic news for Jan. 28, 2016. Watch »

Jan 28, 2016
Metro Restores Service on Silver Line

Metro Restores Service on Silver Line

Trains will run on the Silver Line for the first time since a historic storm shuttered the line for several days. Read more »

Jan 27, 2016
Nonprofits Win 21st Century Solutions Grants
A nonprofit that shapes young male inmates into role models, an organization aiming to end D.C. homelessness and a business providing training to Anacostia residents are getting a total of $100,000 in grants from NBC4 and the NBCUniversal Foundation. Read more
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