RSS feeds allow Web site content to be gathered via feed reader software. Click the subscribe link to obtain the feed URL for this page. The feed will update when new content appears on this page.

WMATA

A collection of news and information related to WMATA published by this site and its partners.

Top WMATA Articles

Displaying items 97-108
  • Patti LaBelle - Macy's Metro Center, DC

    Patti LaBelle - Macy's Metro Center, DC
    Patti LaBelle attended the Macy's Metro Center Holiday window unveiling! Check out the Video and Photos (in the related links) taken from the event.
  • Casualties reported in collision of two Metro trains in Washington, DC.

    Stay with WGN Radio for details.
  • Investigators to Test Automatic D.C. Train Controls

    Investigators to Test Automatic D.C. Train Controls
    WASHINGTON -- Federal investigators are going to test the automated system that is meant prevent train crashes like the one in Washington, D.C., that killed nine people. Debbie Hersman of the National Transportation Safety Board says investigators are...
  • Officials: At Least One Dead After Trains Collide, Near D.C.

    Officials: At Least One Dead After Trains Collide, Near D.C.
    According to Metro Officials, a Metro Red Line has derailed and slammed into another train between the Takoma Park and Fort Totten station near the Washington, D.C. and Maryland border, during rush hour. The six-car train was reportedly heading toward...
  • Death Toll Climbs to Nine in DC Train Collision

    Death Toll Climbs to Nine in DC Train Collision
    WASHINGTON (AP) - The District of Columbia Fire Department has raised the death toll to nine in Monday's collision of two Metrorail trains. A release on the department's Web site says rescue workers located three more bodies in the wreckage late Monday...
  • Lightrail Trains Equipped With Special Technology For Passenger Safety

    Lightrail Trains Equipped With Special Technology For Passenger Safety
    Sound Transit's new "Link" lightrail trains are just weeks away from carrying passengers through Seattle and down to Tukwila. But after Monday's Metro train accident in Washington D.C. - representatives want to reassure Seattle passengers their system...
  • Truth and spies

    The National Mall and its monuments. The cherry blossoms. The National Archives. The Georgetown waterfront. The museums at Smithsonian Institution. The monotony. Washington, D.C., is a great town, but after a few visits, many of its traditional...
  • Fur-free, fabulous and fuming: White House objects to PETA's image of Michelle Obama in new anti-fur ad

     
    People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals certainly meant it as a compliment when the group called First Lady Michelle Obama "Fur-Free and Fabulous" in its latest ad campaign. But the group's intentions apparently don't matter much to the White......
  • Wildlife group targets Discovery with anti-Sarah Palin ad campaign

     
    A wildlife group spearheading a petition drive to persuade Discovery Communications to drop an upcoming docu-series starring Sarah Palin plans to launch a provocative ad campaign around the company’s headquarters in Silver Spring, Md. The ads, which...
  • Katishia's Journey to Washington, D. C.

    My trip began on Monday.  My husband and I left around noon from the big airport headed to Baltimore.  My flight was packed!  It was obvious most of the people were headed to the inauguration.  Most of the passengers were decked out in Obama t-shirts,...
  • Outline: Mayor Kevin Johnson's State of the City Address

    INTRO: "Good afternoon and welcome.  I want to first thank our hosts the Metro Chamber and Matt Mahood for putting on this event. I think it's incredibly important to have a consistent dialogue and engagement about where we are as a city and where we...
  • Freelance Photographer

    Think you know what's hot in the DC nightlife scene? TrenDC is looking for an experienced freelance photographer for our local entertainment site aimed at 21-to-34-year olds. Photographers will be responsible for capturing unique shots of the DC Metro...