'Bus Rapid Transit' Promises Quicker Rides Through The Twin CitiesIn a just a few months, there will be a new way to get around in the Twin Cities - and it's 20 percent faster than a bus.
Metro Transit Driver Sentenced For Soliciting Pregnant Teen On BusThe Hennepin County Attorney's Office says a Minneapolis bus driver pleaded guilty Friday to one count of soliciting a teenage girl for sex. Metro Transit bus driver Mahmud Dabshir Aden, 33, is accused of exposing himself to a pregnant 16-year-old girl and asking her to perform a sex act on him.
Driver, Passenger Escape Unharmed From Municipal Bus Fire In IowaAuthorities say the driver and the only passenger on board escaped unharmed after a municipal bus caught fire in Des Moines. The Des Moines Area Regional Transit Authority says the driver noticed smoke coming from the engine around 5:30 p.m. Wednesday.
4 Things To Know: Rosa Parks, World AIDS Day, 4th Precinct Protests & MoreFrom Minneapolis city leaders asking the 4th Precinct protesters to vacate to the anniversary of Rosa Parks' refusal to get up from her seat, here are the top four stories for Tuesday, Dec. 1, 2015.
Police: Argument On Bus Leads To Shooting In Mpls.Officials say a shooting in Minneapolis early Saturday morning sent one person to the hospital.
Bigger Call Center Staff Makes Back-To-School Easier In Mpls.Last year, the district's call center experienced problems with long wait times and some parents' questions left unanswered. This year, the number of call center staffers doubled from an average of eight to 16. Some also speak different languages to help address issues.
Police: Pedestrian Struck By Bus In North MinneapolisMinneapolis police say a pedestrian was injured when they were struck by a Metro Transit bus Thursday afternoon. The accident was reported at around 4:40 p.m. near Broadway and Emerson avenues in north Minneapolis.
Impaired Driver Hits City Bus, Which Hits School In DT St. PaulA Metro Transit bus was struck by a car Saturday morning in downtown St. Paul, causing the bus to hit a school building. Metro Transit officials say the accident happened at about 7 a.m. at the corner of West 7th and Robert streets.
St. Paul Police: Hockey Director Arrested On Suspicion Of DWI, Stealing BusA 48-year-old Forest Lake hockey director has been arrested and charged after he allegedly stole a shuttle bus belonging to a bar and drove away with it while intoxicated, according to St. Paul police.
11 Hurt When Bus Crashes On I-94 In SE WisconsinPolice say 11 people were hurt but none seriously when a bus crashed on Interstate 94 in southeastern Wisconsin.
Metro Transit Orange Line Project ApprovedA proposed new bus line between Burnsville and downtown Minneapolis has received federal approval. With the approval, Metro Transit and other agencies can begin detailed design, engineering and environmental work on the project.
Report: 3 Injured In Crash Involving Stolen BusA crash involving a stolen school bus and a pickup truck injured three people Sunday morning in northwestern Minnesota. The State Patrol said the crash happened shortly after 6:30 a.m. near Highway 32 and 230th Avenue N.