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Police Will Ask Public’s Help To Track Down Suspect Who Attacked Female Bus Driver

The driver is reportedly recovering at the home of relative.

11/23/2014

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Transit Officials Warn Of Spike In Suicides As Holiday Season Nears

Transit agency officials are warning about the increase in suicides as the Thanksgiving and Christmas holiday season draws near.

11/19/2014

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$18M Windfall Spurs Metro Study For Expanded Toll Lanes On SoCal Freeways

Metro officials say they will consider adding more express lanes to freeways across Los Angeles County after seeing improved travel speeds, increased transit ridership and new revenues.

11/14/2014

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Officials Break Ground On Metro Subway Extension To Beverly Hills

The subway is coming to Beverly Hills, even if it may take almost a decade for the first train to arrive.

11/07/2014

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Medical Investigation Underway On Metro Bus In Mid-City

Los Angeles sheriff’s deputies were called to the scene in the 4100 block of West Venice Boulevard near Crenshaw, where a Metro bus had been pulled over and taped off shortly after 4 p.m. Tuesday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–11/04/2014

Officials say the future of a Metro train depot that had fallen into disrepair (left) will soon be decided by officials.  (Photo courtesy Metro.net)

Metro Finishes $3.6M Makeover Of 19th Century NoHo Train Depot

City officials announced Thursday the completion of a $3.6 million restoration effort of a North Hollywood train station aimed at preserving a little piece of Southern California history.

10/30/2014

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Crossing Work For Gold Line Extension Completed

A week after marking completion of the 11½-mile track extension from Pasadena to Azusa for Metro’s Foothill Gold Line, crews have announced they have finished work on the 14 street-level crossings along the route.

10/25/2014

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Power Outage Caused Portion Of Metro Red Line To Be Suspended

The Metro Red Line was suspended Monday morning following a power outage.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/21/2014

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Search Continues For Man Who Yelled ‘I Have Ebola!’ On Metro Bus

uthorities Tuesday said the man wanted for shouting that he had Ebola on a Metro bus could be charged with making a terrorist threat.

CBS2 / KCAL9–10/14/2014

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Metro Bus Passenger: ‘Don’t Mess With Me; I Have Ebola’

Sheriff’s deputies were searching for a man Monday who made threats while traveling on a Metro bus through Lincoln Heights.

CBS Los Angeles–10/13/2014

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Metro Gold Line Resumes Service Near Chinatown After Power Problem

Metro suspended train service between the Highland Park and Chinatown stations after the problem was reported around 11:30 a.m.

10/06/2014

This rendering shows the design of the future Regional Connector station at 2nd St. and Hope in downtown LA. (Photo courtesy Metro)

Construction Gets Underway On $1.4B Light Rail Regional Connector

Metro passengers will eventually use the connector to take a single trip to reach far-flung suburbs from Azusa to Long Beach, according to officials.

09/30/2014

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Some Metro Blue Line Trains To Experience Service Disruptions Starting Saturday

For the next month, Metro Blue Line trains will not be headed into downtown Long Beach as part of a $1.2 billion facelift.

09/20/2014

Officials say the ad for a new TV show was pulled from all Metro buses for using racy language.

Metro Yanks TV Show Ad Over ‘Offensive Language’

A controversial ad for a new TV show that used what officials called “offensive language” to describe one of the show’s character has been pulled from Metro buses, officials announced Thursday.

09/18/2014

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Man Survives Attack With Hammer At Metro Station, Subdues Suspects

A North Hollywood man not only survived a beating with a hammer during an attempted robbery at a Metro station — he subdued the two suspects until police arrived.

09/15/2014

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