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Former Seattle Fire Chief Picked to Lead D.C. Fire

Former Seattle Fire Chief Picked to Lead D.C. Fire

Former Seattle fire Chief Gregory Dean is Mayor Muriel Bowser's pick to be D.C.'s new fire chief, News4 has confirmed. Read »

55 minutes ago
Schools Announce Delays as Roads Remain Icy

Schools Announce Delays as Roads Remain Icy

Ice still coats much of the metro Washington area, leaving roadways and sidewalks slick after sleet and freezing... Watch »

41 minutes ago
Police: Man Lying in Road Struck, Killed

Police: Man Lying in Road Struck, Killed

Police in Prince George's County say a pedestrian is dead after he was struck by an SUV in Camp Springs. Read »

Mar 1, 2015
Fisherman Gets Prison for Illegal Striped Bass Harvest

Fisherman Gets Prison for Illegal Striped Bass Harvest

Hayden acknowledged as part of a plea deal that from at least 2007 to 2011 he and co-conspirators illegally... Read »

Mar 1, 2015
AAA: Gas Prices Rise in D.C., Maryland

AAA: Gas Prices Rise in D.C., Maryland

Drivers in D.C and Maryland are paying more at the pump, according to AAA. Read »

Mar 1, 2015
Two Struck While Standing Near Bus Stop

Two Struck While Standing Near Bus Stop

Authorities said two people were struck by a vehicle as they stood near a bus stop in Kensington. Watch »

Mar 1, 2015
Video Shows Signs Stolen in Ocean City

Video Shows Signs Stolen in Ocean City

Ocean City police said the signs were stolen in the Chicago Avenue area between 3rd and 4th streets. Read »

Feb 28, 2015
Hundreds Attend D.C. Pot Expo, Job Fair

Hundreds Attend D.C. Pot Expo, Job Fair

Hundreds of people attended a marijuana expo and job fair Saturday on Capitol Hill. News4's Derrick Ward reports. Watch »

Feb 28, 2015
Car Crashes, Catches Fire; One Person Killed

Car Crashes, Catches Fire; One Person Killed

Route 50 west was closed for the rescue and investigation. All lanes have since been reopened. Read »

Mar 1, 2015
Hyattsville Family Scrambling for Shelter After Van Hits House

Hyattsville Family Scrambling for Shelter After Van Hits House

A van slammed into a house in Hyattsville, narrowly missing the family inside. It wasn't the first accident of the... Watch »

Feb 28, 2015
D.C. Revenues Increase, Shrinking Budget Gap

D.C. Revenues Increase, Shrinking Budget Gap

Mayor Muriel Bowser said the city must close a $250 million gap between anticipated spending and revenues. Read »

Mar 1, 2015
Closings, Delays
Missing Teen From Fort Washington Returns Home

Missing Teen From Fort Washington Returns Home

Prince George's County Police said a missing 13-year-old girl returned home on Saturday. Read »

Feb 28, 2015
Suspect Wanted in 3 Md. Sex Assaults

Suspect Wanted in 3 Md. Sex Assaults

Prince George's County Police canvassed a Bladensburg neighborhood following three sexual assaults they believe are... Watch »

Feb 27, 2015
Arlington Adding New Red Light Cameras in March

Arlington Adding New Red Light Cameras in March

The Arlington County Police Department announced the addition of several new red light cameras in March. Read »

Feb 27, 2015
Phase 1 of 3rd Street Tunnel Construction Project Begins

Phase 1 of 3rd Street Tunnel Construction Project Begins

News 4 Transportation Reporter Adam Tuss previews the first night of construction of the I-395/3rd Street Tunnel... Watch »

Feb 28, 2015
Students Worry About School Budget Cuts in Prince William Co.

Students Worry About School Budget Cuts in Prince William Co.

Northern Virginia Bureau reporter David Culver talks with students in Prince William County about possible school... Watch »

Feb 25, 2015
Va. Legislative Session Ends with Ethics Rules

Va. Legislative Session Ends with Ethics Rules

Lawmakers adjourned Friday after passing legislation at the last minute aimed at tightening the state's ethics rules... Read »

Feb 28, 2015
Md. Senate President Apologizes for Hitler Comment

Md. Senate President Apologizes for Hitler Comment

Senate President Thomas V. Mike Miller has apologized for citing Hitler while disputing a statement by the state's... Read »

Feb 27, 2015
Md. School Bus Driver Arrested for Drunken Driving

Md. School Bus Driver Arrested for Drunken Driving

Maryland State Police say they arrested a school bus driver on drunken driving charges while she was on her way... Read »

Feb 27, 2015

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