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Ex-Marine Sentenced to Die in Sailor's Slaying

Ex-Marine Sentenced to Die in Sailor's Slaying

A federal jury sentenced an ex-Marine to death for murdering a fellow service member in 2009, one among a series of violent, sexually motivated attacks he committed over the years. Read »

7 minutes ago
12-Year-Old Girl Missing From D.C.

12-Year-Old Girl Missing From D.C.

Jaliah Campbell was last seen in the 2000 block of Perry Street NE at 7 p.m. Wednesday. Read »

28 minutes ago
Dog Alerts Customs Officers to $16K in Undeclared Cash

Dog Alerts Customs Officers to $16K in Undeclared Cash

Officials say a detection dog at Washington Dulles International Airport alerted them to a large amount... Read »

34 minutes ago
Prosecutors Urge Death Penalty in Sailor's Slaying

Prosecutors Urge Death Penalty in Sailor's Slaying

Prosecutors urged a jury in Alexandria to give a man found guilty of multiple murders the death penalty. Read »

3 hours ago
U.S. Archives to Host Jazz Series Through August

U.S. Archives to Host Jazz Series Through August

The National Archives is launching a new series of programs focused on jazz, featuring concerts, discussions,... Read »

3 hours ago
AU Group Plans March Against Underground Frat

AU Group Plans March Against Underground Frat

An American University group will hold a march Thursday afternoon, nearly a week after a string of emails from... Read »

4 hours ago
Metro Expects Silver Line to Open This Summer

Metro Expects Silver Line to Open This Summer

For the first time, Metro is providing a time span around when the Silver Line will Read »

29 minutes ago
One Dead in Germantown House Fire

One Dead in Germantown House Fire

Montgomery County Police say a man died in a fire at a Germantown home Thursday morning. Watch »

4 hours ago
Half-Staff Flags Honor Torrey Brown

Half-Staff Flags Honor Torrey Brown

Maryland's flag is flying at half-staff over the State House and at all Maryland Department of Natural... Read »

4 hours ago
Phelps Launches Comeback in Butterfly

Phelps Launches Comeback in Butterfly

Returning to swimming after a 20-month retirement, Michael Phelps is easing back into the sport he once dominated by... Read »

4 hours ago
'Voice' Winner to Perform for Memorial Day in D.C.

'Voice' Winner to Perform for Memorial Day in D.C.

The 2013 winner of TV's "The Voice'' will perform at this year's National Memorial Day Concert on the... Read »

2 hours ago
Car Crashes Through Front Door of Glenarden Home

Car Crashes Through Front Door of Glenarden Home

Residents of a home on Gary Lane in Glenarden, Md., woke up Thursday morning to a car in their living room. Watch »

Apr 24, 2014
Md. Gubernatorial Candidates Spar in First Forum

Md. Gubernatorial Candidates Spar in First Forum

Five gubernatorial candidates sparred for the first time at Montgomery College's Tacoma Park campus Wednesday night.... Watch »

Apr 23, 2014
NBC4 to Host Maryland Gubernatorial Debate

NBC4 to Host Maryland Gubernatorial Debate

NBC4 will be hosting a debate among the Democratic candidates for Governor of Maryland May 7. Read »

Apr 23, 2014
Gang Members Discussed Meeting at Zoo: Police

Gang Members Discussed Meeting at Zoo: Police

In the wake of a shooting across the street from the National Zoo during an event targeted to families, police said... Watch »

3 hours ago
House Plans Hearing on D.C. Marijuana Decriminalization

House Plans Hearing on D.C. Marijuana Decriminalization

Next month, a House panel plans to hold a hearing focused on the legislation, which would drop possession of a small... Read »

Apr 23, 2014
Ospreys Building Nests in Front of Traffic Cam

Ospreys Building Nests in Front of Traffic Cam

Maryland transportation officials say they're considering building a nesting platform for ospreys who insist... Read »

4 hours ago
Vance, Gentzler Emcee Prince George's County Valor Awards

Vance, Gentzler Emcee Prince George's County Valor Awards

News4 anchors Jim Vance and Doreen Gentzler emceed Prince George's County's Valor Awards, honoring... Watch »

Apr 23, 2014
Up Before Sunrise to Get Ready for School

Up Before Sunrise to Get Ready for School

Northern Virginia Bureau reporter David Culver started his day well before sunrise, shadowing a high school student... Watch »

Apr 23, 2014
First Responders Honored With Valor Awards in Prince George's

First Responders Honored With Valor Awards in Prince George's

Several men and women who work for the Prince George's County fire and police departments received Valor Awards... Watch »

Apr 23, 2014
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