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Metro to offer fare card with next president's picture

Metro plans to offer commemorative fare cards with the president's picture, just as it did four years ago, but this time the cards will be cheaper and offer more choices.

Wednesday - 10/17/2012, 05:30am EDT

Tags: Metro, WMATA, inauguration, mark segraves

Delays expected for Metro cellphone service

Metro will miss its Tuesday deadline to have all of its underground tunnels and stations wired for major cellphone carrier.

Tuesday - 10/16/2012, 12:20am EDT

Tags: Metro, WMATA

Religious groups to respond to anti-jihad ads

A coalition of religious groups is responding to an advertising campaign in the D.C. mass transit system that equates Muslim radicals with savages.

Saturday - 10/13/2012, 04:29pm EDT

Tags: Metro, Israel, free speech

Muslim group plans to combat pro-Israel Metro ads with more ads

Advertisements sponsored by a Muslim advocacy group were unveiled Friday in response to a pro-Israel ad posted in four Metro stations this week.

Saturday - 10/13/2012, 10:00am EDT

Tags: Metro, muslim, Israel, veronic robinson

Metro report finds wrongdoing by D.C. councilmember

A D.C. councilmember violated the code of conduct of Washington's Metro transit system when he tried to barter a Metro real estate project with a contract being considered by the council, an independent review has found.

Friday - 10/12/2012, 09:38am EDT

Tags: Metro, Jim Graham

Metro board member: Speaker systems must be improved

In the event of an emergency, Metro board member Tom Downs says it is important that riders can access the Internet and social media websites like Twitter for news and information. Meanwhile, Metro says it is working to eliminate dead spots for cellphone and Internet service.

Thursday - 10/11/2012, 04:06pm EDT

Tags: Metro, Red line, John Aaron

Metro unveils preview of new stainless steel cars

Inside a sprawling, nondescript garage in Landover, Metro has given a glimpse of its future.

Wednesday - 10/10/2012, 04:11pm EDT

Tags: Metro, train

Anti-Muslim ad creates more controversy

A controversial ad that calls Muslims "savages" will greet commuters at four unidentified Metro stations Monday.

Monday - 10/08/2012, 10:13am EDT

Tags: Metro, Israel, Islam, courts

Buses, trains on weekend schedule for Columbus Day

Trains and buses in Washington are running on a weekend schedule for the Columbus Day holiday.

Monday - 10/08/2012, 04:20am EDT

Tags: Metro, colombus day

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