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Metro's chief spokesperson leaving for TSA

Metro's chief of communications is resigning.

Tags: Metro , Adam Tuss , New Jersey Transit , Richard Sarles , Transportation Security Administration

Monday - 05/16/2011, 05:04pm EDT

Man assaulted at Suitland Metro station

Robert Joy was attacked last Friday night at the Suitland station on the Green Line. He was waiting for his niece, due to show up any minute on a train.

Tags: Metro , Metro Transit Police , Suitland , Green Line , Metro attack , Adam Tuss

Tuesday - 03/01/2011, 04:44pm EST

Man received stitches after stabbing at Metro station

Metro says a man stabbed while exiting the Georgia Avenue/Petworth station Sunday suffered non-life-threatening injuries.

Tags: Pete Piringer , Georgia Avenue , Petworth , Metro , Yellow Line , Green Line , Gary Emerling

Sunday - 11/28/2010, 09:12pm EST

Metro knew of escalator problems before accident

Metro was aware of dangerous issues with escalator brakes a month before an accident at the L'Enfant Plaza station injured six people -- one of them seriously.

Tags: Metro , escalators , L'Enfant Plaza Metro station , Vertical Transportation Excellence , Rally To Restore Sanity , March To Keep Fear Alive , National Mall , Metro Board of Directors , Gallery Place Metro station , Adam Tuss

Monday - 11/08/2010, 03:11pm EST

Metro 'near miss' uncovered

Metro calls it a communication breakdown. Its central command didn't tell track workers it rerouted trains before actually rerouting them.

Tags: Braddock Road , Metro , Blue Line , Yellow Line , Potomac Yard , King Street , Tri-State Oversight Committee , Matt Bassett , Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport , John Moore , Adam Tuss , Colleen Kelleher

Wednesday - 10/27/2010, 01:08pm EDT

Metro riders left in dark during hostage crisis

Some riders are complaining that Metro did not communicate at all about the tense situation that was happening nearby.

Tags: hostage situation , Discovery , Metro , Silver Spring Metro station , Adam Tuss

Thursday - 09/02/2010, 03:13pm EDT

Metro loses about $60K by delaying fare hikes

Metro was supposed to start a new round of fare hikes on Sunday.

Tags: Metro , Fare hike , Sprawl & Crawl , SmarTrip , Adam Tuss

Monday - 08/02/2010, 02:40pm EDT

O'Malley calls Metro safety record worst in nation

"WMATA has the worst safety record in the country, and they need to improve that safety record," Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley said on WTOP's Ask the Governor program.

Tags: Martin O'Malley , Ask the Governor , Metro , WMATA , Colleen Kelleher , Adam Tuss , Richard Sarles

Monday - 05/10/2010, 01:35pm EDT

Metro hires new head of safety

In the wake of numerous safety incidents, accidents and deaths, major management changes are taking shape at Metro.

Tags: Richard Sarles , Metro , John Catoe , James Dougherty , Sprawl & Crawl , Adam Tuss ,

Wednesday - 03/31/2010, 03:17pm EDT

Feds approve first phase of Dulles Rail project

The 23-mile expansion, which will be called the Silver Line, would be built in two stages.

Tags: Jim Moran , Wiehle Avenue , Sarah Echols , Tysons Corner , Dulles Rail , Silver Line , Dulles International Airport

Wednesday - 12/03/2008, 06:17pm EST