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Wednesday, Aug 6, 2014 at 4:02 PM

Uber, Lyft Can Resume Operations in Virginia

Uber, Lyft Can Resume Operations in Virginia

Uber and Lyft will be allowed to begin running in Virginia again, following a temporary agreement with Virginia officials. The companies had been sent cease-and-desist letters back in June, when DMV Commissioner... Read »

Wednesday, Aug 6, 2014 at 3:42 PM
Obama's Approval Rating Hits All-Time Low

Obama's Approval Rating Hits All-Time Low

About 57 percent of Americans say they're so fed up with Washington that they would hold a sign in protest for a day, according to a recent NBC News/Wall Street Journal poll. NBC Political Reporter Carrie... Watch »

Wednesday, Aug 6, 2014 at 8:33 PM
      

Ex Aide to Maureen McDonnell Called Her a 'Nut Bag'

A one-time member of the Bob and Maureen McDonnell’s inner circle took the stand Wednesday and offered testimony that damaged the defense in the former first couple of Virginia’s corruption trial. Read »

Wednesday, Aug 6, 2014 at 8:46 PM
      

D.C. Residents to Vote on Pot Legalization

D.C. voters will be able to decide whether to make pot legal this fall. A proposition to legalize marijuana in the District will be included on the Nov. 4 ballot. Read »

Wednesday, Aug 6, 2014 at 8:55 PM

Marion Barry Pays Outstanding Traffic Fines

Marion Barry Pays Outstanding Traffic Fines

Longtime D.C. Council member and former mayor Marion Barry has paid his outstanding traffic tickets after accumulating more than $2,800 in fines over the past two and a half years. Read »

Wednesday, Aug 6, 2014 at 5:46 PM

Independent D.C. Mayoral Candidate Submits Petitions

Independent D.C. Mayoral Candidate Submits Petitions

Another District of Columbia mayoral candidate is scheduled to turn in nominating petitions to get on the ballot in November. Read »

Wednesday, Aug 6, 2014 at 6:20 AM

Sherwood's Notebook: Bye-Bye FBI? …Not Yet!

Sherwood's Notebook: Bye-Bye FBI? …Not Yet!

Let’s not get ahead of ourselves. With all the news about the planned relocation of the FBI headquarters to the ’burbs, some of us were getting excited. Read »

Tuesday, Aug 5, 2014 at 8:22 PM
      

Catania Turns in Signatures to Qualify for November Ballot

Independent candidate for D.C. mayor David Catania turned in more than twice the number of voter signatures he needs to qualify for the November ballot Tuesday. Read »

Tuesday, Aug 5, 2014 at 11:59 AM

Plaintiffs Oppose Stay of Va. Gay Marriage Ruling

Plaintiffs Oppose Stay of Va. Gay Marriage Ruling

The plaintiffs in a court case challenging Virginia's same-sex marriage ban have asked a federal appeals court not to stay its ruling striking down the law. Read »

Tuesday, Aug 5, 2014 at 1:59 PM

Arlington Library Displays Watergate Memorabilia

Arlington Library Displays Watergate Memorabilia

To mark the 40th anniversary of President Richard Nixon's resignation, the Central Library in Arlington shows off historic artifacts. Read »

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Julie Carey
Julie Carey News4 Virginia Reporter Julie Carey is a News4 reporter focusing on Virginia issues and politics.
Chris Gordon
Chris Gordon News4 Maryland Reporter Chris Gordon is a legal analyst and reporter for NBC4, focusing on Maryland.
Domenico Montanaro
Domenico Montanaro NBC News Political Reporter Domenico Montanaro is an NBC News Political Reporter, analyst for NBC News' First Read and NBCPolitics.com contributor.
Mark Murray
Mark Murray NBC News Deputy Political Director Mark Murray is the NBC News Deputy Political Director, NBC News First Read analyst and NBCPolitics.com contributor.
Tom Sherwood News4 Political Reporter Tom Sherwood is a reporter for News4 specializing in politics and the D.C. government.
Chuck Todd
Chuck Todd NBC News Political Director Chuck Todd is the NBC News Political Director, host of “The Daily Rundown” on MSNBC and NBCPolitics.com contributor.
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