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Judge Dismisses 25 Lawsuits Against D.C. Metro

BALTIMORE (WJZ) – A Federal Judge has dismissed more than two dozen lawsuits against the D.C. Metro and The District of Columbia over a deadly electrical malfunction. 78 more words

Local

My Mom and the Maker Movement

The Maker Movement brings together technology fans and traditional artisans in a shared do-it-yourself, crafting culture that celebrates innovation. Schools across the country are investing in Maker Spaces, where students can invent or build with a diverse range of recycled products, traditional tools, and technology. 237 more words

Safety in Numbers

Day 4
Poem 4

I’m not really happy with this one, but at least it’s something. No prompt, just inspired by my commute home yesterday (when I wrote my elegy). 180 more words

Missing Girls of DC: The Systemic Devaluation of Minority Lives Is America Being True To Its Roots

I’m a hopeless and profound news junkie. There are few things I enjoy more than scouring through apps like CNN, Fox News, BBC News, et al. 829 more words

Domestic Affairs

DC Metro : Getting Back on Track

One year ago, in March 2016, the entire Washington, DC, subway system was closed for 29 hours for emergency inspections. This shutdown came after a number of electrical fires in the subway system, involving fraying third-rail electrical cables. 707 more words

Safety

What is this Metro fuckery?

For as long as I can remember, the etiquette on escalators in DC and other metropolitan areas has been to stand on the right and walk on the left. 1,073 more words

Economics