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King County Metro

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More People Riding Public Transit

Ridership is increasing across the country. In the Puget Sound area, Sound Transit reported an 8.4 percent increase.

CBS Seattle–03/10/2014

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Passengers Take Down Armed Robber On Seattle Bus

Surveillance video from a Metro bus in Seattle shows the dramatic takedown of an armed man who was robbing passengers of their phones.

CBS Seattle–12/19/2013

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Suspected Gunman Dies After Seattle Bus Shooting

A gunman barged onto a bus and shot the driver during rush hour in busy downtown Seattle on Monday, sparking a foot chase that ended when he ran onto another bus carrying about 15 people and was cut down when officers fired through the windows, authorities said.

CBS Seattle–08/12/2013

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Gunman Barges Onto Seattle Bus, Shoots Driver

A man suspected of shooting a Metro bus driver Monday morning was shot by police as he ran through downtown streets, police said.

CBS Seattle–08/12/2013

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Homemade Lightsaber Shuts Down Seattle Bus Tunnel

The force wasn’t strong with an abandoned homemade lightsaber that briefly shut down the Seattle dowtown bus tunnel.

CBS Seattle–04/30/2013

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Escalator Strangles Man To Death After Clothes Get Caught

A man was strangled to death after his clothing got caught on an escalator.

04/12/2013