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Tuesday, Jan 16, 2018

Justice Dept. Says Metro Violated Religious Freedom

Justice Dept. Says Metro Violated Religious Freedom

The U.S. Department of Justice has filed a motion in federal court arguing Metro violated the Archdiocese of Washington's religious freedom when the transit agency refused to sell the organization space...

Tuesday, Jan 16, 2018

Normal Service Resumes After Metro Train Derails in DC

Normal Service Resumes After Metro Train Derails in DC

Normal service has resumed after a Metro train derailed in Washington, D.C. early Monday, forcing 63 people to walk through a tunnel for the length of two football fields and disrupting train service downtown...

Monday, Jan 15, 2018

Metro Passengers Describe Moment Their Train Derailed

Metro Passengers Describe Moment Their Train Derailed

News4's Derrick Ward spoke with several passengers who were forced to evacuate a Red Line train after it derailed between Farragut North and Metro Center Monday morning.

Thursday, Jan 11, 2018

Metro Wants to Credit Your Trip If Your Train Is Delayed

Metro Wants to Credit Your Trip If Your Train Is Delayed

Metro is proposing a change that would put money back into your pocket if your train is late.

Thursday, Jan 11, 2018

Frederick Bridge Reopens Ahead of Schedule After Truck Crash

Frederick Bridge Reopens Ahead of Schedule After Truck Crash

A major bridge in Frederick County, Maryland is set to reopen sooner than expected after crews worked 12-hour days in bitter cold weather to replace a beam that was seriously damaged by a garbage truck...

Friday, Jan 12, 2018

Metro Approves Program That Will Credit Delayed Riders

Metro Approves Program That Will Credit Delayed Riders

Metro's board has given preliminary approval to a proposal that will credit customers if their train or bus is late.

Wednesday, Jan 10, 2018

Lawmaker Calls for Expansion Along Parts of I-95

Lawmaker Calls for Expansion Along Parts of I-95

As lawmakers head back to Richmond, one of them is taking direct aim at one of our region's most clogged roadways -- Interstate 95. A Spotsylvania delegate hopes new legislation will force VDOT to...

Tuesday, Jan 9, 2018

Metro Wants to Use Underutilized Lots for Development

Metro Wants to Use Underutilized Lots for Development

A battle over parking is brewing at one of Metro's lowest ridership stations. Metro says not enough people are using the parking spaces at the Deanwood stop, and the land could be better utilized...

Tuesday, Jan 9, 2018

'It Needs to Stop': Women Aim to End Harassment on Metro

'It Needs to Stop': Women Aim to End Harassment on Metro

As the power of the #MeToo movement grows, women are working to end sexual harassment and abuse on Metro. Photographer Margaret Wroblewski spoke with News4's Mark Segraves about how she documents Metro...

About Adam Tuss

Adam Tuss is News4's Transportation Reporter. Adam has covered transportation issues for more than a decade in Washington, including for News4, WTOP radio and the Washington Examiner.

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