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Charges: Man having seizure robbed on light rail train

A 28-year-old has been charged with aggravated robbery.

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Federal funding for Southwest Light Rail advances to Congress

The Metropolitan Council is hopeful Congress will award the nearly $929 million grant.

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Man charged in light rail station attack on KSTP anchor Matt Belanger

The journalist suffered a serious wound to his left eye.

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3 teens charged in connection to assault at light-rail station in St. Paul

Racial or ethnic bias was not believed to be involved, investigators said.

Here's how Metro Transit intends to improve safety on buses, light rail

It comes after a series of high profile incidents on Metro Transit services.

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How does punishment for transit fare evasion compare to similar offenses?

It currently carries a stricter penalty than a parking violation or using a MNPass lane without a subscription.

Plan to decriminalize fare dodging on light rail trains

The offense would still carry a fine, albeit a reduced one.

No charges to be filed in fatal light rail stabbing

Prosecutors say they can't prove it wasn't self-defense.

Green Line closes after collision between train, van

There is 'considerable' debris at the scene.

Teens charged over violent attacks on Metro Transit light rail train

Four juveniles have been arrested over two separate assaults.

Train vs. car crash in downtown Minneapolis delays light rail service

The Green and Blue lines were disrupted Saturday evening.

TSA worker assaulted by group of teens on light rail train

The incident happened at 46th Street Station.

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Bicyclist hit and killed by Blue Line train in south Minneapolis

It happened at E. 35th St. and Hiawatha Ave. around 9 p.m.

WCCO meteorologist says Green Line train ran red light, nearly hit him

Mike Augustyniak was in the Warehouse District Monday morning.

Man dies after falling between light rail cars in Minneapolis

It happened on the light rail platform near TCF Bank Stadium.

Metro Transit considers cutting overnight Green Line services

It would halt trips between 2 a.m. and 4 a.m. to tackle various issues.

Metro Transit to use undercover cops to stamp out light rail smoking

There has been an increase in complaints about it since the start of the year.

Light Rail delayed after Minneapolis shooting; 1 person hurt

Reports say police have taken a suspect into custody.