5 Metrorail workers sue following firing

Metro General Manager Paul Wiedefeld is seen in his office with a map of the subway system on the conference table beneath his hands, in Washington, Thursday, July 7, 2016. (AP Photo/Cliff Owen)

WASHINGTON — Five members of Metro’s track inspection department fired over what the agency said were falsified inspection reports are suing, saying Metro’s conclusions were “completely fraudulent.” Radio station WTOP reports the lawsuit filed in federal court in Washington says ...

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BWI sets annual passenger record

A Southwest plane uses a runway in February 2014 at Baltimore Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport.(The Daily Record/Maximilian Franz)

Baltimore Washington International Thurgood Marshall Airport set another annual passenger record in 2016. The airport announced Tuesday that 25.12 million passengers traveled from the airport. That figure tops the previous record of 23.82 million set in 2015. Before that the ...

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