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D.C.'s Forensic Lab Ordered to Suspend Work

D.C.'s Forensic Lab Ordered to Suspend Work

Two scathing audits of D.C.'s new Forensic Lab says the work and analysis done at the lab doesn't live up to its high-tech equipment. News4's Tom Sherwood reports. Watch »

39 minutes ago
How to Help Victims of Nepal's Earthquake

How to Help Victims of Nepal's Earthquake

Aid workers say the best way to help victims of Nepal's earthquake is to support the organizations already on the... Watch »

2 hours ago
Phase 2 of Metro's Silver Line Substantially Delayed

Phase 2 of Metro's Silver Line Substantially Delayed

Phase two of Metro's Silver Line in Northern Virginia is substantially delayed. Read »

Apr 27, 2015
Man Killed in Golf Course Fire Was Trying to Free Car: PD

Man Killed in Golf Course Fire Was Trying to Free Car: PD

Police say the man who died in a car fire on a Bowie golf course was trying to free the car from the mud. Watch »

Apr 27, 2015
Man Fatally Trapped in Machinery at Md. Quarry

Man Fatally Trapped in Machinery at Md. Quarry

A man was killed Monday morning after getting trapped in machinery in Prince George's County. Watch »

2 hours ago
Redskins to Pick up 5th-Year Option on RGIII

Redskins to Pick up 5th-Year Option on RGIII

Robert Griffin III's fifth-year contract option for the 2016 season will be exercised by the Washington Redskins. Read »

Apr 27, 2015
Orioles' Game in Baltimore Postponed Due to Safety Concerns

Orioles' Game in Baltimore Postponed Due to Safety Concerns

Monday's baseball game between the Chicago White Sox and the Baltimore Orioles was canceled because of clashes... Read »

5 hours ago
15 Police Officers Injured in Baltimore Violence

15 Police Officers Injured in Baltimore Violence

Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan declared a state of emergency and activated the National Guard after rioters looted stores... Watch »

7 minutes ago
7 Baltimore Officers Hurt During Protests

7 Baltimore Officers Hurt During Protests

Derrick Ward reports live from Baltimore as tensions between police and civilians escalate. Watch »

Apr 27, 2015
BPD: 3 Gangs Working to

BPD: 3 Gangs Working to "Take Out" Police

Baltimore police say the department believes three notoriously violent gangs are now working together to "take... Read »

Apr 27, 2015
Md. Gov. Hogan News Conference

Md. Gov. Hogan News Conference

Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan speaks on the protests in Baltimore following the funeral of Freddie Gray, who died in... Watch »

2 hours ago
Giant Pandas Oversharing About Baby-Making... Again

Giant Pandas Oversharing About Baby-Making... Again

The National Zoo's female giant panda, Mei Xiang, has been artificially inseminated twice in the past two days,... Read »

Apr 27, 2015
Suspect Spits in Man's Face, Then Assaults Him: PD

Suspect Spits in Man's Face, Then Assaults Him: PD

Police are still searching for the person who spit in the face of a 69-year-old man and then beat him until he fell... Read »

Apr 27, 2015
Fire Knocked Down at University of Maryland Library

Fire Knocked Down at University of Maryland Library

Crews are responding to a fire at the University of Maryland. The fire is inside an electrical room at the McKeldin... Read »

Apr 27, 2015
Massive Building Fire Breaks Out in Baltimore

Massive Building Fire Breaks Out in Baltimore

A massive fire has broken out in a building that was under construction and the Baltimore mayor's spokesman says... Read »

45 minutes ago
Thousands Without Power After Prince William Co. Crash

Thousands Without Power After Prince William Co. Crash

Thousands of people in Prince William County are without power after an early morning car accident damaged two power... Read »

Apr 27, 2015
Missing 95-Year-Old Md. Woman Found Safe

Missing 95-Year-Old Md. Woman Found Safe

A 95-year-old Bethesda woman who was missing for nearly a week has been found safe, police announced Monday. Read »

Apr 27, 2015
FBI Agent Found Shot to Death in Stafford Co.

FBI Agent Found Shot to Death in Stafford Co.

An FBI agent was found shot to death outside his Stafford County home early Monday morning after he was confronted... Read »

16 minutes ago
Boy, 12, Lied About Kidnap Attempt, Authorities Say

Boy, 12, Lied About Kidnap Attempt, Authorities Say

A 12-year-old boy falsely claimed a man attempted to abduct him outside a Virginia school last week, authorities... Watch »

Apr 27, 2015
Thousands Attend Funeral for Freddie Gray

Thousands Attend Funeral for Freddie Gray

The six Baltimore police officers suspended after a man suffered serious spinal injuries while in custody should... Read »

41 minutes ago

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