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D.C. Metro workers accused of coin thefts in thousands

ALEXANDRIA, Va. — Two Metro workers have been charged with stealing thousands of dollars in coins from fare machines and using the proceeds to buy massive quantities of instant lottery tickets. Federal prosecutors alleged Thursday that 58-year-old Horace McDade, of ...

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Knorr Brake’s Westminster expansion could bring 60 jobs

WESTMINSTER — A company that makes brakes and doors for passenger rail cars is starting work on an expansion of its Westminster plant that is expected to add 60 jobs by 2018. Knorr Brake Corp. held a groundbreaking ceremony Wednesday ...

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Virginia governor wants increased transit funding

NORFOLK, Va. — Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell unveiled a list of transportation proposals on Thursday that call for increased state funding to reduce gridlock, which he says would help boost economic development and create jobs. Virginia has some of the ...

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