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Thursday, Sep 29, 2016 at 06:00 AM EDT

McAuliffe Says He's Restored Voting Rights to 60,000

McAuliffe Says He's Restored Voting Rights to 60,000

Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe says he's restored voting and other civil rights to more than 60,000 felons since taking office.

Thursday, Sep 29, 2016 at 05:57 AM EDT

Family of Man Shot by DC Officer to Speak About His Death

Family of Man Shot by DC Officer to Speak About His Death

The family of a man who was fatally shot by a District of Columbia police officer are planning to meet with reporters following the release of new information about his death.

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Man Suspected in Wife's Death Kills Son, Himself, Police Say

Man Suspected in Wife's Death Kills Son, Himself, Police Say

A man suspected in the murder of his wife in Harford County, Maryland, traveled to Prince George's County, where police say he fatally shot his son and himself.

Wednesday, Sep 28, 2016 at 09:56 PM EDT

Ex-School Custodian Charged With Impregnating Teen

Ex-School Custodian Charged With Impregnating Teen

A former Montgomery County Public Schools custodian is facing a sex offense charge for allegedly impregnating a 15-year-old girl he met on the internet.

Wednesday, Sep 28, 2016 at 11:23 PM EDT

For-Profit College Students Say They're Left in Limbo

For-Profit College Students Say They're Left in Limbo

A recent crackdown on for-profit colleges has left thousands of students in limbo. The government says it's protecting students' best interest in taking action against schools like Medtech and ITT Tech;

Wednesday, Sep 28, 2016 at 08:10 PM EDT

Uptick in School Child Abuse Reports Creating Backlog for Investigators

Uptick in School Child Abuse Reports Creating Backlog for Investigators

News 4's Prince George's County Bureau Chief Tracee Wilkins looks at how child protective services is handling a growing number of reports involving alleged child abuse, including the bus aide accused of abusing...

Wednesday, Sep 28, 2016 at 07:24 PM EDT

DC Officers Credited With Saving Woman's Life

DC Officers Credited With Saving Woman's Life

Three officers with the Harbor Patrol Unit of D.C.'s police department are being called heroes after saving a woman Tuesday. They say she was in the Potomac River when they first spotted her. News4's Mark...

Wednesday, Sep 28, 2016 at 11:25 PM EDT

New Twist in Phone Scams: Asking for Gift Cards

New Twist in Phone Scams: Asking for Gift Cards

There's a new twist in phone scams, authorities say: Asking for gift cards. And it cost one local victim $8,500.

Wednesday, Sep 28, 2016 at 07:03 PM EDT

Veteran Sues Apartment, Says Rat Bites Sent Him to Hospital

Veteran Sues Apartment, Says Rat Bites Sent Him to Hospital

A veteran says he owes more than $75,000 in medical bills after rats bit him in his sleep at his northeast D.C. apartment.

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Hero School Bus Driver Surprised With Thank-You Party

Hero School Bus Driver Surprised With Thank-You Party

"I'm a mommy. And mommy watches out for her babies," school bus driver Reneita Smith said about saving 20 children after her bus burst into flames.

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