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MTA begins use of its metro CharmCard

The Maryland Transit Administration held a press conference in the Charles Center Metro station Tuesday morning announcing the official beginning its CharmCard. MTA hopes the CharmCard, which is similar to DC's SmarTrip card, will expedite the system, and encourage people to use public transportation.

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Chinatown businesses use high-pitched beep to drive away teens

<object width=”525″ height=”295″><param name=”allowfullscreen” value=”true” /><param name=”allowscriptaccess” value=”always” /><param name=”movie” value=”;;show_title=0&amp;show_byline=0&amp;show_portrait=0&amp;color=00ADEF&amp;fullscreen=1&amp;autoplay=0&amp;loop=0″ /><embed src=”;;show_title=0&amp;show_byline=0&amp;show_portrait=0&amp;color=00ADEF&amp;fullscreen=1&amp;autoplay=0&amp;loop=0″ type=”application/x-shockwave-flash” allowfullscreen=”true” allowscriptaccess=”always” width=”525″ height=”295″></embed></object> In an attempt to remove loitering teenagers from the Gallery Place-Chinatown Metro station in DC, business owners agreed to install a “Mosquito,” ...

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Metro crash trial pushed back to 2012

WASHINGTON — The trial in the suit brought by survivors of those killed in the Metrorail crash on the red line has been pushed back to 2012. The trial was scheduled for September 2011, but U.S. District Judge Reggie Walton ...

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