<![CDATA[NBC4 Washington - Breaking News]]>Copyright 2017http://www.nbcwashington.com/news/breaking http://media.nbcnewyork.com/designimages/WASH+NBC4+BLUE.png NBC4 Washington http://www.nbcwashington.comen-usMon, 25 Sep 2017 11:15:51 -0400Mon, 25 Sep 2017 11:15:51 -0400NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Video Captures Dramatic Moment During Mexico Quake]]> Tue, 19 Sep 2017 19:02:25 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/DIT+MEXICO+EARTHQUAKE+SB.jpg
Ana Paula Hernandez captured the moment a deadly 7.1 magnitude earthquake struck Mexico as she attempted to hide under her office desk.]]>
<![CDATA[Deadly 7.1 Magnitude Earthquake Hits Mexico]]> Wed, 20 Sep 2017 12:26:47 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/DIT_MEXICO_EARTHQUAKE_091917_1-150585103631000002.jpg
A magnitude 7.1 earthquake struck Mexico Tuesday in the state of Puebla, which is about 80 miles southeast of Mexico City. This latest quake comes less than two weeks after an 8.1 earthquake hit the country...]]>
<![CDATA[Japan Reacts to North Korean Missile Fired Over Country]]> Fri, 15 Sep 2017 16:26:03 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/DIT+JAPAN+REAX+NK+MISSILE+THUMB.jpg
North Korea fired another missile over Japan Friday. The missile flew over the island of Hakkaido and landed in the Pacific Ocean. Experts estimate the ballistic missile flew over 2,300 miles, which would mean...]]>
<![CDATA[Hurricane Irma’s Path of Destruction]]> Fri, 08 Sep 2017 15:53:16 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/DIT+NAT+Hurricane+Irma+THUMB2.jpg
Hurricane Irma has cut a huge path of destruction through several Caribbean islands on its path toward the United States. See what the aftermath looked like as some of those islands began to recover.]]>
<![CDATA[Ahead of Irma, Florida’s Key Largo Is a Ghost Town]]> Fri, 08 Sep 2017 16:25:05 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/DIT+IRMA+KEY+LARGO+THUMB.jpg
A time-lapse video of the drive north on US-1 from Key Largo shows near-empty roads after Floridians evacuated ahead of Hurricane Irma. The storm is expected to slam into the area early Sunday morning as...]]>
<![CDATA[Cellphone Video of Hurricane Irma Over Turks And Caicos]]> Fri, 08 Sep 2017 10:33:08 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/DIT+HURRICANE+IRMA+TURKS+CAICOS+THUMB.jpg
Dramatic cellphone video captures Hurricane Irma as it approached Turks and Caicos. The storm is responsible for at least 11 deaths and is expected to hit Miami early Sunday morning.]]>
<![CDATA[Photos: Deadly Terrorist Attacks in Barcelona, Cambrils]]> Fri, 18 Aug 2017 09:14:03 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-833993788.jpg
At least 14 people were killed and many more injured in Barcelona, Spain, Thursday, Aug. 17, 2017, after a white van jumped a curb and slammed into people on a busy sidewalk, police said. The alleged driver fled

Photo Credit: Nicolas Carvalho Ochoa/Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[Country Music Artist Glen Campbell Dies at 81]]> Tue, 08 Aug 2017 17:49:31 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/DIT+GLEN+CAMPBELL+DEATH+THUMB.jpg
Country music legend Glen Campbell died Tuesday following a long battle with Alzheimer’s disease. The musician was 81. During his recording career, Campbell released more than 70 albums and sold more than...]]>
<![CDATA[Explosion at Minneapolis School]]> Wed, 02 Aug 2017 18:15:24 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/DIT_MINNEAPOLIS_SCHOOL_EXPLOSION_080217-150169756219600001.jpg
One person has been found dead and another is still unaccounted for after an explosion Wednesday morning caused the partial collapse of a Minneapolis college prep school. Authorities say it was a natural...]]>
<![CDATA[May: UK Threat Level Raised to Critical]]> Tue, 23 May 2017 18:20:48 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/TheresaMay-149557577419400001.jpg
Prime Minister Theresa May announced the United Kingdom's threat level has been raised from severe to critical, its highest level, on Tuesday, May 23, 2017, a day after a suicide bombing in Manchester left...]]>
<![CDATA[Trump Denies Asking Comey to Close Flynn Probe]]> Thu, 18 May 2017 17:53:13 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/DIT+TRUMP+PRESSER+051817THUMB.jpg
President Donald Trump responded to questions about the Russia investigation at a news conference Thursday with Colombian President Juan Manuel Santos. Trump denied the allegation that he urged former FBI...]]>
<![CDATA[Egyptian Forces Clear Cairo Mosque of Protesters]]> Fri, 23 Aug 2013 12:29:27 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/egypt+protests1.JPG
Egyptian security forces cleared a Cairo mosque Saturday where protesters had taken refuge and organized an open-air morgue and makeshift field hospital for injured supporters of ousted President Mohammed Morsi....

Photo Credit: AP]]>
<![CDATA[5 Women Die in Limousine Fire on Calif. Bridge]]> Mon, 06 May 2013 06:34:03 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/214*120/limofirenew.jpg
A limousine driving on a major bridge in the San Francisco area caught on fire, killing five women and sending four others to hospitals, according to NBC Bay Area. The fire occurred on the San Mateo-Hayward...

Photo Credit: David Solomon]]>
<![CDATA[4-Year-Old Girl Struck by Car in Germantown]]> Sat, 09 Mar 2013 22:28:30 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/police+line+yellow+%5Bgenericsla%5D.jpg
A 4-year-old girl is in the hospital after being struck by a vehicle in Montgomery County, Maryland.

Photo Credit: Getty Images / Scott Olson]]>
<![CDATA[White House Press Secretary Discusses Conn. School Shooting]]> Fri, 01 Nov 2013 12:55:05 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/whitehouse4.jpg
White House Press Secretary Jay Carney discusses Friday's mass shooting at a Connecticut elementary school.

<![CDATA[Arrest in Vanessa Pham Murder]]> Fri, 14 Dec 2012 10:49:17 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/Vanessa+Pham.jpeg
Fairfax County police arrested a man in the June 2010 murder of 19-year-old Vanessa Pham.]]>
<![CDATA[Life Without Parole in 12-Year-Old's Death]]> Mon, 03 Dec 2012 21:23:58 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/hang-nguyen-composite-high.jpg
A Maryland man was sentenced to life without the possibility of parole in the death of his 12-year-old stepdaughter.]]>
<![CDATA[Comptroller Wants People to "Shop Maryland"]]> Wed, 28 Nov 2012 22:04:45 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/222*120/th11.jpg
Maryland's comptroller hits the streets to urge people to shop locally during the holidays.]]>
<![CDATA[1 Child, 3 Adults Killed in Car Crash]]> Sun, 18 Nov 2012 19:20:44 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/police-line-generic722.jpg
Four people, including a child, are dead after an accident in Anne Arundel County Sunday afternoon.

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<![CDATA[Bowie St. Defense Atty: "We Are Very Gratified"]]> Fri, 16 Nov 2012 18:05:10 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/bowie-composite1.jpg
A jury found former Bowie State student Alexis Simpson not guilty on all seven counts in the fatal stabbing of her roommate Dominique Frazier in September 2011.]]>
<![CDATA[Baby Rushed From Metro to Hospital Pronounced Dead]]> Wed, 24 Oct 2012 15:22:52 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/219*120/PHI+generic+ambulance+350+for+city+worker+shot.jpg
A newborn baby was pronounced dead at Children's National Medical Center Wednesday morning after being rushed from a Metro station.

Photo Credit: Chronis Jons/Riser/Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[1 Killed in Crash With Metrobus]]> Sat, 20 Oct 2012 08:34:50 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/180*120/FATALAX.jpg
One person is dead after a car and a Metrobus collided in Seat Pleasant, Md., police said.]]>
<![CDATA[SUV Driver to Be Charged in Fatal Officer Crash]]> Sat, 20 Oct 2012 00:46:26 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/police-crash21.jpg
The driver crossed several lanes of traffic, the police chief said. The officer was not wearing a seat belt.]]>
<![CDATA[Police Officer Killed in Crash]]> Thu, 18 Oct 2012 22:45:24 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/Deceased+Prince+Georges+Officer+Vigil+Salute+Close.jpg
An off-duty Prince George's County police officer was killed in a crash in Maryland Thursday afternoon.

Photo Credit: NBCWashington.com]]>
<![CDATA[Boy Falls From 9th Floor Apartment]]> Fri, 12 Oct 2012 10:39:58 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/boy-fall-still-10-11-12.jpg
A child suffered injuries that appear to be life-threatening in a fall from the ninth floor of an apartment building in Silver Spring.]]>
<![CDATA[Nats Clinch NL East Title]]> Thu, 04 Oct 2012 21:29:09 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/Washington-Nats-P1.jpg
Despite losing 2-0 to the Phillies, the Nationals won D.C.'s first division crown.

Photo Credit: AP]]>
<![CDATA[NY Murder Suspect Found in Shenandoah Co.]]> Sat, 29 Sep 2012 08:40:00 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/Anthony+Robert+Taglianetti+II.jpg
The suspect in the murder of a schools superintendent in western New York was apprehended Friday in Shenandoah County, Va.]]>
<![CDATA[New Details in Capitol Hill Beating]]> Thu, 27 Sep 2012 22:19:05 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/MASLIN.jpg
Police arrested three people in the brutal beating of a man in the Capitol Hill neighborhood, according to a D.C. Council member.

Photo Credit: Abigail Maslin]]>
<![CDATA[Flights Delayed Due to Bomb Threat at Dulles]]> Tue, 25 Sep 2012 13:37:44 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/Dulles+Airport+Delays+Bomb+Sniffing+Dogs+Andrew+Pedersen+092412.jpeg
A police situation at Dulles International Airport has led to multiple flight delays and the evacuation of a plane.

Photo Credit: Andrew Pedersen]]>
<![CDATA[CSX Train Derails in Ellicot City]]> Tue, 21 Aug 2012 07:34:22 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/180*120/ellicottcitytrainderailment.JPG
Two dead in CSX Train Derailment]]>
<![CDATA[Planes Touch at Dulles]]> Fri, 10 Aug 2012 18:35:06 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/50800426.jpg
Two planes came in contact with each other at Dulles International Airport Friday afternoon.

Photo Credit: Getty]]>
<![CDATA[Teen's Hand Stuck in Metro Escalator]]> Tue, 17 Jul 2012 22:26:51 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/Hand+Caught+in+Metro+Escalator.jpg
A 14-year-old boy's hand got stuck in a Metro escalator Tuesday evening.

Photo Credit: NBCWashington.com]]>
<![CDATA[Driver Killed by Falling Tree in Great Falls]]> Wed, 18 Jul 2012 20:56:55 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/718treekillsdriver.jpg
A man died when a tree fell on a car Tuesday evening.]]>
<![CDATA[Man Playing Chicken Struck by Train]]> Tue, 12 Jun 2012 08:51:22 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/Rockville+Pedestrian+Struck+by+train+1.JPG
A pedestrian was struck by a train in Montgomery County, Md., Monday evening.

Photo Credit: NBCWashington.com]]>
<![CDATA[Gas-Soaked SUV Driver Charged With Arson]]> Sat, 09 Jun 2012 15:06:13 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/Connecticut+Avenue+Car+Into+Building.jpg
D.C. police are investigating whether an SUV was deliberately driven into a building in Northwest.

Photo Credit: NBCWashington.com]]>
<![CDATA[Kwame Brown Resigns]]> Thu, 07 Jun 2012 06:19:00 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/kwame+brown+walk.jpg
D.C. Council Chairman Kwame Brown has been charged with fraud and has resigned.

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<![CDATA[Culpeper Officer Charged in Fatal Shooting]]> Wed, 30 May 2012 22:40:38 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/Culpeper+Fatal+Police+Shooting.jpg
A police officer in Virginia faces a murder charge in the February shooting death of a motorist.

Photo Credit: NBCWashington.com]]>
<![CDATA[Planes Linked to FAA, NTSB Workers]]> Tue, 29 May 2012 22:01:56 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/fauquierplanecrash.jpg
Investigators learned that the planes involved in Monday afternoon's mid-air crash in Fauquier County were registered to employees of the FAA and the NTSB.

Photo Credit: NBCWashington.com]]>
<![CDATA[6 Firefighters Return to Work]]> Thu, 24 May 2012 13:07:51 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/DC+Fire+and+EMS+Department+generic+truck+and+smoke.jpg
An entire shift of firefighters has been replaced at a northeast D.C. station after falling ill.

Photo Credit: NBCWashington.com]]>
<![CDATA[Godfather of Go-Go Dies]]> Thu, 17 May 2012 07:55:51 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/ChuckBrown+capitol.jpg
The Godfather of Go-Go Chuck Brown passed away after a recent bout with pneumonia.]]>