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Jan 14, 2016 Share
Webinar Helps Store Owners Identify Synthetic Drugs

Webinar Helps Store Owners Identify Synthetic Drugs

The D.C. attorney general and the DEA launched a new webinar to help store owners identify synthetic drugs. Read More

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Jan 14, 2016 Share
'Corroded' Parts a Reason Silo Collapsed, Killing 18-Year-Old: Report

'Corroded' Parts a Reason Silo Collapsed, Killing 18-Year-Old: Report

Old, "corroded" parts were one of the reasons that a silo filled with 500 tons of sand particles collapsed onto an 18-year-old worker in Loudoun County, Virginia in August, killing the young man, according to a federal... Read More

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Jan 8, 2016 Share
Some Lucky Numbers Prove Unlucky for Md. Lottery

Some Lucky Numbers Prove Unlucky for Md. Lottery

Your lucky numbers are sometimes unlucky for the coffers of the Maryland lottery. Read More

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Jan 7, 2016 Share
Ex-Fed. Officer Sentenced 3 Years for Meth-Making Attempt

Ex-Fed. Officer Sentenced 3 Years for Meth-Making Attempt

A former federal security official who pleaded guilty to trying to make methamphetamine inside a high-security government research facility was sentenced Thursday to more than 3 years in prison. Read More

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Jan 6, 2016 Share
Backlog in Child Care Payments for Army Families Reduced

Backlog in Child Care Payments for Army Families Reduced

Months after a News4 I-Team investigation uncovered late payments and nationwide backlogs in a federal government daycare program for Army families, government administrators told a U.S. House panel Wednesday they’ve since... Read More

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Jan 1, 2016 Share
Congress Orders Review of Army Day Care Program

Congress Orders Review of Army Day Care Program

Congress has ordered a review of a program that reimburses Army parents for their day care fees. After a News4 investigation about red tape and late reimbursements aired, federal officials promised to fix it. Scott MacFarlane reports.

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Jan 1, 2016 Share
Federal Officer Charged With Using Official Card to Buy Gas

Federal Officer Charged With Using Official Card to Buy Gas

A police sergeant based at the Washington Navy Yard is accused of using a taxpayer-funded credit card to buy gas for his personal vehicles, racking up thousands in illegal purchases. At least three dozen federal workers were investigated for gasoline fraud in 2015, as News4's Scott MacFarlane reported.

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Dec 28, 2015 Share
Synthetic Drug Use in Va. Varies Depending on Where You Live

Synthetic Drug Use in Va. Varies Depending on Where You Live

If you think synthetic drugs are a "city" problem, think again. Police in Virginia say deadly variations are popping up all over the state in places you might not expect. Read More

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Dec 22, 2015 Share
Man Gets 5 Years for Smuggling $13M in Cigarettes

Man Gets 5 Years for Smuggling $13M in Cigarettes

A judge sentenced a northern Virginia man to five years in federal prison for trafficking $13 million in cigarettes out of the commonwealth, including through an elaborate scheme captured on camera by the News4 I-Team. Read More

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Dec 22, 2015 Share
Records: Drones Flown Too Close to Dozens of Official Aircraft

Records: Drones Flown Too Close to Dozens of Official Aircraft

Drone operators have flown too close to dozens of police and firefighting aircraft since 2014, forcing emergency detours or delays in responding to fires in some cases, a review of federal safety records found. Read More

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