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Drill will simulate shooting at Metro station

The drill will take place at the Friendship Heights Metro station late Wednesday night and early Thursday morning.

Tags: Friendship Heights station

Wednesday - 02/24/2010, 10:07am EST

'Federal intervention' possible for Metro

A group of senators calls Metro's safety record "unacceptable" and says "systematic failures" need to be addressed. The threat of a federal takeover comes as NTSB hearings open on Metro's deadliest ever crash.

Tags: subway crash , NTSB , transit system , Red Line , Colleen Kelleher

Tuesday - 02/23/2010, 07:57am EST

Metro's 'culture of safety' to be scrutinized

The horrific Red Line collision in June that killed nine people will be the focus of a three-day hearing at the National Transportation Safety Board next week.

Tags: National Transportation Safety Board , Adam Tuss , Sprawl & Crawl , Robert Sumwalt

Friday - 02/19/2010, 03:24pm EST

GM candidates not walking through Metro's doors

A Metro source tells WTOP that at least two internal candidates have been offered the top spot at Metro, but they have declined.

Tags: Adam Tuss , Sprawl & Crawl , John Catoe , Jim Graham

Friday - 02/19/2010, 01:06am EST

Metro on-time performance drops considerably

Metro riders, does it seem like you're waiting longer for trains to show up? It's because you are.

Tags: Red Line , Dave Kubicek , Metro Board , Chris Zimmerman , Peter Benjamin , National Transportation Safety Board

Thursday - 02/18/2010, 04:31pm EST

Party's over: Students return to school

After a blizzard-filled week and President's Day holiday, it's back to the grind and back to school.

Tags: snow , Roads ,

Thursday - 02/04/2010, 07:19am EST

Metro Board Chair urges change at transit agency

A six-car Red Line train derailed near Farragut North station Friday morning, the first day back to work for federal workers after the region's snow storms.

Tags: derailment , trains , transit

Friday - 02/12/2010, 01:00pm EST

Congressman weighs in on I-66 congestion

Rep. Frank Wolf (R-Va.) recently sat down with WTOP Sprawl and Crawl Reporter Adam Tuss to talk about solutions for I-66 congestion.

Tags: Virginia , I-66 , Frank Wolf , Adam Tuss , fairfax county , Beltway , Bob McDonnell , Sycamore Street , Fairfax Drive , Wilson Boulevard , Lee Highway , Rosslyn , Haymarket , Gainesville , Vienna , Virginia Department of Rail and Public Transportat , East Falls Church , Centreville , Ballston , Orange Line , Warrenton , Dulles , HOV , carpool , bus rapid transit plan

Thursday - 02/04/2010, 03:08pm EST

Metro defends not reporting weekend accident

Twenty workers were aboard one of Metro's prime mover trucks when it crashed into a contractor's rail truck Saturday night.

Tags: Adam Tuss , Sprawl & Crawl ,

Tuesday - 02/02/2010, 03:28pm EST

Weekend Metro accident not reported

Metro did not notify the Tri-State Oversight Committee after Saturday night's accident.

Tags: accident , Red Line , Tri-State Oversight Committee

Tuesday - 02/02/2010, 08:47am EST
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