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14-Year-Old Metro Thief Identified and Charged
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14-Year-Old Metro Thief Identified and Charged

Metro Transit Police arrested a 14-year-old Wednesday in connection with six iPhone robberies on the blue, orange and silver lines. Read »

3 minutes ago
Getting Around on July 4: Road Closures, Metro Tips

Getting Around on July 4: Road Closures, Metro Tips

Numerous road closures -- as well as some memorial closures -- will be in effect on Independence Day. Public transp... Read »

2 hours ago
Metro Mulls Cutting Service on 4 Lines, Adding Blue Trains

Metro Mulls Cutting Service on 4 Lines, Adding Blue Trains

Metro is weighing a plan to cut rush-hour service on four train lines but increase train frequency on the Blue Line... Watch »

Jul 1, 2015
Traffic Shifted on Route 1 to Add New Lanes

Traffic Shifted on Route 1 to Add New Lanes

Traffic is shifted on Route 1 near the Fairfax County Parkway in the Fort Belvoir area so a new lane can be added in... Watch »

Jul 1, 2015
Weather Causes Delays on Amtrak's Northeast Corridor

Weather Causes Delays on Amtrak's Northeast Corridor

Amtrak passengers are facing delays along the Northeast Corridor because of the weather. Read »

Jul 1, 2015
Fourth of July Metro Traffic to Be Heavier Than Usual

Fourth of July Metro Traffic to Be Heavier Than Usual

This weekend travel guide will help you glide through the Metro‚Äôs tunnels and bus routes as you celebrate our natio... Read »

Jul 1, 2015
Metro May Cut Service on 4 Lines, Add Blue Line Trains

Metro May Cut Service on 4 Lines, Add Blue Line Trains

Metro is weighing a plan to cut rush-hour service on the Green, Yellow, Orange and Silver lines and add service... Read »

Jun 30, 2015
Metro Preparing for Fourth of July Holiday

Metro Preparing for Fourth of July Holiday

Metro is making some changes to train schedules for the Fourth of July holiday. Watch »

Jun 30, 2015
Maryland Driver Fined $11K for $30 in Missed Tolls

Maryland Driver Fined $11K for $30 in Missed Tolls

A Maryland resident says he was fined more than $11,000 after his family accidentally missed paying $30 in Virginia... Watch »

Jun 29, 2015
Va. Express Lanes to Be Marked With Purple Stripes

Va. Express Lanes to Be Marked With Purple Stripes

Another purple line is coming the the D.C. area, but officials hope this line will help commuters easily identify... Watch »

Jun 29, 2015
Md. Plan Includes I-270 Widening, New Beltway Interchange

Md. Plan Includes I-270 Widening, New Beltway Interchange

Widening parts of I-270 and building a new Beltway interchange are included in Maryland's new transportation plan... Watch »

Jun 25, 2015
Maryland's Purple Line: The Winners &  Losers

Maryland's Purple Line: The Winners & Losers

Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan announced plans Thursday to move forward with the Purple Line -- and with a decision this... Watch »

Jun 25, 2015
Hogan: Md. Will Move Forward With Purple Line

Hogan: Md. Will Move Forward With Purple Line

Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan announced plans Thursday to move forward with the Purple Line -- but that plan will be... Watch »

Jun 25, 2015
Metro Workers Say They're Afraid to Report Safety Issues

Metro Workers Say They're Afraid to Report Safety Issues

Metro employees sometimes don't report safety issues they see on the system because they fear retribution, workers... Watch »

Jun 24, 2015
90K Drivers Facing 3rd St. Tunnel Project Impact

90K Drivers Facing 3rd St. Tunnel Project Impact

News4 Transportation Reporter Adam Tuss has a look at how new construction surrounding the Third Street tunnel and... Watch »

Jun 22, 2015
MTA Unveils New MARC Plan With Smaller Fare Hike

MTA Unveils New MARC Plan With Smaller Fare Hike

The Maryland Transit Administration authority has unveiled a less costly MARC pass that can be used on week days... Read »

Jun 22, 2015
Metro's Recent Problems

Metro's Recent Problems

A closer look at some of the problems Metro has faced in recent months. Chris Lawrence reports. Watch »

Jun 17, 2015
Large Rush Hour Crowds After Disabled Train at Judiciary Square

Large Rush Hour Crowds After Disabled Train at Judiciary Square

Metro riders tweeted pictures of crowded platforms after a disabled train was offloaded at the Judiciary Square... Read »

Jun 17, 2015
Metro Employees Caught Using Cellphones: Report

Metro Employees Caught Using Cellphones: Report

Federal Transit Administration officials say they saw Metro employees using their personal cellphones inside the... Watch »

Jun 17, 2015
Metro Runs Shorter Trains While Working on 4000-Series

Metro Runs Shorter Trains While Working on 4000-Series

Metro found some door components on 4000-series railcars to be at a "low level of acceptable tolerance"... Read »

Jun 16, 2015
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