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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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Metro Increases Fares, Pass Prices For Buses, Trains

Public transportation commuters will have to dig a little deeper, as higher fares on Metro buses and trains go into effect Monday.

09/15/2014

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Traffic Delays Expected As Work Continues On Crenshaw/LAX Line Project

Southland drivers could face traffic delays this weekend as construction work related to the Crenshaw/LAX Line expands to the mid-city area.

09/10/2014

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Woman Arrested In Fatal Beating Of Man On Train Platform To Be Arraigned

One woman arrested in the beating death of a 65-year-old man at a Metro Blue Line station was expected to appear in court Thursday.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/28/2014

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‘Century Crunch’ Work Slightly Ahead Of Schedule

As of early Saturday evening work to demolish an old rail overpass at the intersection of Century and Aviation boulevards was slightly ahead of schedule.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/26/2014

Metro light rail train

Metro Plan Would Link Light Rail Systems In San Fernando, San Gabriel Valleys

Metro officials were scheduled Thursday to vote on a proposal for a light rail system that would connect the San Fernando and San Gabriel Valleys.

07/24/2014

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North Hollywood Metro Station Re-Opened After Report Of A Threat

The North Hollywood Metro station was closed Tuesday as police investigated an alleged threat.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/15/2014

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Several Construction Projects On 5 Freeway To Cause Traffic Delays Overnight

Three separate construction projects on the Golden State (5) Freeway are expected to cause delays starting Monday night.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/07/2014

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Service Interrupted After Gold Line Train Hits Vehicle In East LA

A Metro spokesperson said the Gold Line was suspended between the East L.A. Civic Center and Atlantic stations following the incident Thursday evening.

CBS2 / KCAL9–07/03/2014

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Metro: Security Cameras Installed On Board Buses To Increase Passenger Safety

In response to the several stabbings on board Metro buses in the LA area, security cameras are being installed on board as part of increased security efforts for passenger safety, officials said.

CBS Los Angeles–07/03/2014

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Contractor Sues MTA Over 405 Freeway Project Delays

A contractor is suing the Metropolitan Transportation Authority over delays and cost overruns connected to the massive Interstate 405 widening project in Los Angeles.

07/02/2014

Netherlands' forward Klaas-Jan Huntelaar (R) shoots towards Mexico's goalkeeper Guillermo Ochoa during a Round of 16 football match between Netherlands and Mexico at Castelao Stadium in Fortaleza during the 2014 FIFA World Cup on June 29, 2014. (credit: AFP Photo/ Javier Soriano)

Following Monday’s Melee, LAPD Beefs Up Patrols For Mexico Vs. Netherlands World Cup Match

As Southland fans headed to watch the World Cup match Sunday between Mexico and the Netherlands, police increased patrols in Huntington Park and Walnut Park to try and avoid the same melee that erupted following Monday’s game.

06/29/2014

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Garcetti Praises Plans For Construction Of LAX Light-Rail Station

Mayor Eric Garcetti Friday announced a new light rail station at Los Angeles International Airport that will eventually take travelers directly into the airport.

06/27/2014

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