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Going Nowhere: Winter Transportation Troubles

Even though it's March, winter weather continues to wreak havoc on transportation systems nationwide. We consider the factors that transit providers weigh when deciding when to cancel -- and restart -- service.

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Merger Means Fewer Direct Flights To Small Cities Out Of National Airport

As part of the merger with US Airways, American Airlines is giving up some slots at Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport, and that could have impacts on the flights available to travellers.

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D.C. Tourism Bureau: Virginia Isn't The Only Place For Lovers

Tourism officials are preparing to showcase Washington as a destination for romance.
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The Next Generation Of Online Maps (Rebroadcast)

The 7-year-old Google Maps is getting a bold re-design as online mapping becomes more personalized, interactive and mobile. We explore the push toward 3-D, real-time digital maps.

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The Next Generation Of Online Maps

The 8-year-old Google Maps is getting a bold re-design as online mapping becomes more personalized, interactive and mobile. We explore the push toward 3-D, real-time digital maps.

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Thanksgiving Travel May Be Hampered By Wintry Weather

Major snow is not expected to hit the D.C. region for the Thanksgiving holiday this week, but strong rain and winds, along with bad weather elsewhere, may still create headaches for travelers.

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Eating Well At The Airport And In The Air

Celebrity chefs and healthier fare are boosting the culinary quotient at airports. We scope out the best and worst terminals for a pre-flight meal.

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How Data Determines Your Fate At The Airport

A recent news report raises concern about the secretive but extensive data mining used to screen travelers before they even arrive at the airport. We explore what the TSA and the airlines know about you and how they use it.

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Looking Back On A Year At Sea

After a year sailing around the world, a Maryland family tells us about the fascinating people with whom they connected along the way.

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This Week On Metro Connection: Connections

From rappers and tappers to phones and food, we'll look at the ties that bind us, as we bring you a show about "Connections."

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