DC Metro GM Takes Hatchet To Budget, Slashes 500 Jobs

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WASHINGTON, UNITED STATES: Patrons crowd the platform 20 December, 2004 at the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority's (WMATA) Metro Center stop in Washington, DC. Thousands use the public transit system daily to get them in and around the DC area. (KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

‘Redundant and non-essential’

Liberal Think Tank: DC Politics Disproportionately 'Influenced' By Rich White Men

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Washington Mayor Muriel Bowser stands between Cuban (L) and U.S. national flags during a news conference in Havana, February 22, 2016. REUTERS/Alexandre Meneghini

‘Deeply problematic’

Venezuelan Official Compares Top International Diplomat To McDonald's Employee

Daily Caller News Foundation | JP Carroll
OAS Secretary General Luis Almagro attends a news conference inside the presidential house in Tegucigalpa

‘Never be named Employee of the Month’

DC Teen Plotting To Shoot Up Ex-Girlfriend's School Arrested With AK-47

Daily Caller News Foundation | Steve Birr
Metropolitan Police Chief Cathy Lanier pauses as she listens to Assistant Director in Charge of the FBI's Washington Field Office Valerie Parlave (not seen) host a news conference to share the findings about the investigation into the shootings at the Navy Yard last Monday at the FBI's Washington Field Office in Washington, September 25, 2013. Navy Yard shooter Aaron Alexis believed he was being controlled by electromagnetic waves in the months before he killed 12 people at a Washington base on Sept. 16, an FBI official said on Wednesday. REUTERS/Larry Downing

‘It’s really frightening’

Overflowing Platform Crowds Frustrate DC Commuters, Adding To SafeTrack Woes

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WASHINGTON, UNITED STATES: Patrons crowd the platform 20 December, 2004 at the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority's (WMATA) Metro Center stop in Washington, DC. Thousands use the public transit system daily to get them in and around the DC area. (KAREN BLEIER/AFP/Getty Images)

‘It’s unreal’

DC Officials Blame Illegal Immigration For Crime Spike

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People arrested this week for being members of the MS-13 Mara Salvatrucha street gang among other crimes, flash their gang's hand sign from inside a jail cell at a police station in San Salvador October 12, 2012. REUTERS/Ulises Rodriguez

‘They are actively trying to build their numbers’

Police Beef Up Security At DC Metro Stations To Combat Rising Crime

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Metro trains arrive at the Gallery Pl - Chinatown Station October 27, 2010 in Washington, DC. (Alex Wong/Getty Images)

‘We’re not going to tolerate it’

White House Calls House Republican Actions On DC 'Affront' To Democracy

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President Barack Obama (Reuters Pictures)

‘Undemocratic interferences’

DC Man Murdered After Authorities Put GPS Tracker On Criminal's Prosthetic Leg

Daily Caller News Foundation | Steve Birr
Prosthetic legs are displayed at the Orthopedic Center in Donetsk, Ukraine, December 2, 2015. REUTERS/Alexander Ermochenko

‘What do you say to the family’

Arcing Insulator Interrupts DC Metro Repairs During Rush Hour

Daily Caller News Foundation | Steve Birr
DC Metro train pulls into station. (Shuttershock/2265524729)

Officials briefly evacuated the station

Rainstorm Causes MASSIVE Flooding In DC Metro

Daily Caller News Foundation | Blake Neff

Calf-deep water makes for soggy commute

Experts Warn DC Is Woefully Unprepared For A Terror Attack

Daily Caller News Foundation | Steve Birr
An unloaded Twitter website is seen on a phone without an internet connection, in front of a displayed ISIS flag in this photo illustration in Zenica, Bosnia and Herzegovina, February 3, 2016. REUTERS/Dado Ruvic

‘All public spaces are vulnerable today’

DC's Memorial Bridge In Dangerous Disrepair, Risks Closure

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Participants in the motorcycle veterans group Rolling Thunder make their over the Memorial Bridge towards the Lincoln Memorial into Washington, as part of Memorial Day weekend celebrations May 25, 2008. Tens of thousands of motorcyclists headed into the nation's capital Sunday for the 21st annual Rolling Thunder event. REUTERS/Molly Riley

‘The most vulnerable bridge in the whole federal system’

Power Outage At DC Metro Station Slams Commuters With Rush-Hour Delays

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Commuters get on and off a Metro train at the Gallery Pl - Chinatown Station October 27, 2010 in Washington, DC. (Alex Wong/Getty Images)

Some Metro safety repairs are ahead of schedule

Progressive Outlet Accidentally Proves Blue States Have 42 Percent More Mass Shootings

Daily Caller News Foundation | Andrew Follett
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Vox’s data claims America had 11.6 times more mass shootings than actually occurred.

Massive Tree Branch Traps Woman, Injures Another On National Mall

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Tree falls on woman near the National Mall. FOX5/Screenshot

‘Thought for sure someone was probably killed’

Gun Bans And Global Warming Take Center Stage At DC Constitutional Convention

Daily Caller News Foundation | Steve Birr
The motorcade vehicle of U.S. President Barack Obama bears the license plate "Taxation Without Representation" in Washington January 19, 2013. At the request of the District of Columbia, Obama's fleet of inaugural limousines will carry license plates with the city's slogan - "Taxation without Representation." REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

‘Let that blood be on someone else’s hands’

Metrobus Faces Stress Test As DC Metro Initiates 16-Day Shutdown

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HYATTSVILLE, MD - APRIL 30: Gerald Irons, an employee of the Washington Metro Area Transit Authority, sprays disinfectant and wipes down the inside of a Metro Bus during a demonstration of the cleaning and disinfecting process being used on buses to protect riders and employees from contracting the recent outbreak of the swine flu virus April 30, 2009 in Hyattsville, Maryland. The Washington Metro Area Transit Authority serves the greater Washington, DC area with mass transportation including buses and subway services. (Photo by Win McNamee/Getty Images)

‘Anticipate much longer commute times’

DC Bikeshare Making Record Numbers As Metro Sinks Into Abyss Of Delay

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A man wearing a bright turban makes a phone call while seated next to a bike rental rack in Washington November 18, 2015. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque

Reduced fees will stay in place throughout SafeTrack repairs

DC Council Shakeup Could Make Bowser A One-Term Mayor

Daily Caller News Foundation | Steve Birr
Washington Mayor Muriel Bowser stands between Cuban (L) and U.S. national flags during a news conference in Havana, February 22, 2016. REUTERS/Alexandre Meneghini

‘A more deliberative body with more independent thinking’