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NBC4 Responds Archive

Working 4 You: Responding to every consumer complaint

Thursday, Aug 25, 2016

Do You Have a Consumer Issue to Report? Tell NBC4 Responds!

Do You Have a Consumer Issue to Report? Tell NBC4 Responds!

Have a consumer concern? An issue that hasn't been resolved? Tell NBC4 Responds -- we are responding to EVERY consumer issue!

Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Md. Man Refunded $4,400 He Lost in Bitcoin Scam

Md. Man Refunded $4,400 He Lost in Bitcoin Scam

A Maryland man scammed out of $4,400 when he tried to buy a car using bitcoin got his money back from the owner of the bitcoin ATM he used.

Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Countdown to Summer: Picking the Best Insect Repellent

Countdown to Summer: Picking the Best Insect Repellent

Are you stocking up on your summer supplies? All this week, we're working 4 you as we count down until summer! If you plan to spend more time outdoors, you'll need an insect repellent that...

Tuesday, May 23, 2017

Program to Allow SNAP Participants to Get Groceries Online

Program to Allow SNAP Participants to Get Groceries Online

NBC4 responds to a SNAP participant who uses a wheelchair but can't get groceries delivered to him.

Monday, May 22, 2017

Don't Get Burned Buying Sunscreen

Don't Get Burned Buying Sunscreen

Consumer Reports tested to find out which lotions and sprays offer the best protection from the sun. Consumer Reporter Susan Hogan has the results.

Friday, May 19, 2017

Hhgregg Closings Leave Customer With Gift Card She Can't Use

Hhgregg Closings Leave Customer With Gift Card She Can't Use

As retailers close up shop, many would-be customers find they’re left with worthless gift cards they wanted to use.

Thursday, May 18, 2017

Victim Loses Thousands When Carjacker Totals New Car

Victim Loses Thousands When Carjacker Totals New Car

A carjacking victim lost thousands of dollars she’d recently put down on her new car because the carjacker totaled it.

Monday, May 15, 2017

Cyber Spring Cleaning Can Protect Your Identity

Cyber Spring Cleaning Can Protect Your Identity

Cyberclutter on a messy computer or smartphone could put you at risk for identity theft, so consider them when you do your spring cleaning.

Monday, May 15, 2017

Protect Yourself From the WannaCry Cyberattack

Protect Yourself From the WannaCry Cyberattack

Consumer Reporter Susan Hogan shows you how you can tell if you're at risk and what to do about it following the WannaCry cyberattack.

Top Stories
Judge Rules DC Sniper Lee Boyd Malvo Must Be Resentenced
Judge Rules DC Sniper Lee Boyd Malvo Must Be Resentenced

A federal judge ordered convicted D.C. sniper Lee Boyd Malvo be resentenced, NBC News correspondent Pete Williams said. Malvo is one of two men convicted for a string of shootings that terrorized the...

Almost 100 Gravestones Vandalized in Historic Va. Cemetery
Almost 100 Gravestones Vandalized in Historic Va. Cemetery

A Virginia community is raising money to repair almost 100 gravestones at an historic cemetery and searching for the vandals who damaged them.

Rolling Thunder Bikers Rumble Into DC for 30th Year
Rolling Thunder Bikers Rumble Into DC for 30th Year

The demonstration begins at the Pentagon’s north parking lot at noon and ends at the Vietnam Veteran’s Memorial.

3 Gang Members to Plead Guilty in Death of Gaithersburg Teen
3 Gang Members to Plead Guilty in Death of Gaithersburg Teen

Several gang members accused in connection with the murder of a 15-year-old girl plan to plead guilty, sources told News4.

Full Circle Rainbow Near DC Kicks Off Memorial Day Weekend
Full Circle Rainbow Near DC Kicks Off Memorial Day Weekend

NBC Washington's Chopper4 captured footage of this circular rainbow on Friday. Generally, we see a rainbow as an arc, not a circle. What made this one different?

Scattered Showers for Memorial Day Weekend
Scattered Showers for Memorial Day Weekend

More rain and thunderstorms are expected this Memorial Day Weekend.