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Metro's New 7000-Series Trains to Debut April 14

Metro's New 7000-Series Trains to Debut April 14

Metro's long-awaited 7000-series cars will start rolling April 14, the transit agency announced Thursday. Read »

Mar 26, 2015
15 Metro Workers Needed Treatment After Smoke Incident

15 Metro Workers Needed Treatment After Smoke Incident

At least 15 Metro employees required medical treatment because of the Jan. 12 smoke incident near the L'Enfant... Read »

Mar 26, 2015
Metro Unveils New Passenger Safety Videos

Metro Unveils New Passenger Safety Videos

Metro has released new safety videos that show passengers what to do in a smoke or fire emergency. Read »

Mar 26, 2015
Baby Boy Born Along Interstate 270

Baby Boy Born Along Interstate 270

Most people on Interstate 270 in the morning are in a hurry. But one baby was so ready to greet the world, he didn't... Read »

6 hours ago
D.C. Begins Annual 'Potholepalooza' Street Repair

D.C. Begins Annual 'Potholepalooza' Street Repair

Officials in Washington are beginning their annual campaign to fill in potholes. Read »

Mar 25, 2015
Report: Leaking Water Led to L'Enfant Metro Smoke

Report: Leaking Water Led to L'Enfant Metro Smoke

New evidence suggests what possibly went gone wrong in the smoke incident that killed a passenger near the L'Enfant... Watch »

Mar 24, 2015
Metro Cracking Down on Gate Jumpers

Metro Cracking Down on Gate Jumpers

Adam Tuss reports that people entering the Metrorail system without paying has become such a problem, Metro is... Watch »

Mar 24, 2015
Part of Rock Creek Parkway Closed Over Falling Debris

Part of Rock Creek Parkway Closed Over Falling Debris

Part of Rock Creek Parkway in the District of Columbia is closed after chunks of concrete fell from an overpass. Read »

Mar 24, 2015
Buses Start Using I-66 Shoulder Inside Beltway

Buses Start Using I-66 Shoulder Inside Beltway

News 4's Transportation Reporter Adam Tuss looks at Monday's launch of an important pilot program that lets certain... Watch »

Mar 23, 2015
Review: No

Review: No "Fatal Flaws" in D.C. Streetcar Project

An independent review has found no problems with the District of Columbia's long-awaited streetcar line that are... Read »

Mar 21, 2015
2 Handrails Caught Fire at Silver Line Stations

2 Handrails Caught Fire at Silver Line Stations

Two handrails that contain lights along Metro's brand new Silver Line have caught fire recently, prompting Metro to... Read »

Mar 19, 2015
Station Reopens After Woman Struck by Train

Station Reopens After Woman Struck by Train

A woman was rushed to the hospital after being struck by a Metro train at the Greenbelt station at midday Wednesday,... Read »

Mar 18, 2015
D.C. Appoints Two to Metro Board

D.C. Appoints Two to Metro Board

Businessman Corbett Price and D.C. Department of Transportation Director Leif Dormsjo are being appointed to the... Read »

Mar 17, 2015
Major Roads Closed for Rock 'n' Roll Marathon

Major Roads Closed for Rock 'n' Roll Marathon

If your Saturday plans call for driving through Adams Morgan, Anacostia, Capitol Hill, Columbia Heights, NoMa or... Read »

Mar 13, 2015
Drivers Losing Patience With Potholes

Drivers Losing Patience With Potholes

As potholes are filled, even more appear, and drivers are losing their patience. News4's Jackie Bensen reports. Watch »

Mar 12, 2015
VDOT Plans to Turn I-66 HOV Lanes Into Toll Lanes

VDOT Plans to Turn I-66 HOV Lanes Into Toll Lanes

The Virginia Department of Transportation has announced plans to convert the portion of Interstate 66 inside the... Read »

Mar 21, 2015
Fatal Police-Involved Shooting Inside Metro Tunnel

Fatal Police-Involved Shooting Inside Metro Tunnel

Metro Transit Police are investigating a fatal police-involved shooting at Potomac Avenue Station in Southeast D.C. Watch »

Mar 13, 2015
Metro to Hold Public Hearings on Proposed New Metro Station

Metro to Hold Public Hearings on Proposed New Metro Station

During a meeting Thursday, WMATA board members got a closer look at four possible sites for a proposed Metro station... Watch »

Mar 12, 2015
Delays After VRE Train May Have Struck Something

Delays After VRE Train May Have Struck Something

Trains are delayed on VRE's Manassas Line after a train possibly struck something along the tracks in West... Read »

Mar 12, 2015
Bus Changes, an Early Opening for Metro for Rock 'n' Roll Marathon

Bus Changes, an Early Opening for Metro for Rock 'n' Roll Marathon

Metro will open two hours early Saturday to get participants to the Rock 'n' Roll Marathon on time, but riders... Read »

Mar 13, 2015
Community Scheduled for March 28
NBC4's next Community Shred, which had been scheduled for March 7, will be rescheduled due to severe winter weather. Read more
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