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Metro cellphone service may be further delayed

Don't hold your breath for using cellphones underground while riding Metro.

Friday - 02/08/2013, 11:10am EST

Tags: Metro, Powerwave Technologies Inc.

More than 1M drivers skipped paying on Dulles Toll Road

It's a problem taking a bit of a toll on Virginia transportation.

Thursday - 02/07/2013, 07:07am EST

Tags: Dulles Toll Road, Metro

Va. lawmaker brings AK-47 to House floor

The gun control debate caused a wild scene Thursday in Virginia's House of Delegates.

Friday - 01/18/2013, 05:11pm EST

Tags: Joe Morrissey, AK-47, Virginia General Assembly,

Metro plans to add 327 jobs, many for Silver Line

Metro is proposing to add more than 300 new jobs in the next budget year.

Monday - 01/14/2013, 11:36am EST

Tags: Silver Line, Metro, Dulles International Airport,

6-year-old back in school, suspension cleared

News Channel 4 reports that the 6-year-old boy who was suspended from a Silver Spring elementary school after being accused of holding his finger like a gun will have his record cleared.

Friday - 01/04/2013, 07:27am EST

Tags: Montgomery County Public Schools

D.C. region home to 6 of nation's 10 richest counties

Six of the 10 wealthiest counties in the country are located in the D.C. region, according to U.S. Census Bureau data.

Thursday - 12/13/2012, 07:51am EST

Tags: U.S. Census Bureau

Mistakes cost D.C. millions in parking, traffic tickets

D.C. has lost out on millions of dollars by tossing out thousands of parking and traffic tickets due to employee mistakes.

Tuesday - 11/27/2012, 07:46am EST

Tags: tickets, Vincent Gray

Half of D.C. schools slated for closure won grants

Half of the District of Columbia public schools slated to close were recently awarded grants for their creative plans to improve test scores with funds totaling more than $1 million.

Monday - 11/19/2012, 07:12am EST

Tags: D.C. Public Schools, Kaya Henderson

Metro finds bed bugs in its D.C. headquarters

Metro is working to exterminate bed bugs that have been discovered at its headquarters in downtown Washington.

Monday - 11/19/2012, 07:08am EST

Tags: bed bugs, Metro, Dan Stessel

Report finds problems with D.C. emergency fireboat

A new report says the only rescue boat in the District of Columbia capable of responding to large-scale emergencies needs more than $700,000 in repairs.

Monday - 11/12/2012, 12:07pm EST

Tags: D.C. Fire and Emergency Medical Services, John Donnelly, John H. Glenn Jr.,

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