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Memorial Events Announced for Marion Barry
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Memorial Events Announced for Marion Barry

Three days of memorial events will remember the life of former D.C. Mayor and Council Member Marion Barry. Read »

2 minutes ago
Holiday Travel: What You Need to Know

Holiday Travel: What You Need to Know

News4's Melissa Mollet has all the traffic information you need to know before hitting the road this Thanksgiving. Watch »

19 minutes ago
Teacher's Aide Charged With Sex Abuse of Teen

Teacher's Aide Charged With Sex Abuse of Teen

A 27-year-old teacher's aide was arrested Tuesday night after police say they caught her engaging in sexual contact... Read »

37 minutes ago
RGIII Benched; Colt McCoy to Start Sunday

RGIII Benched; Colt McCoy to Start Sunday

Washington Redskins quarterback Robert Griffin III will be watching Sunday's game from the bench. Read »

6 hours ago
National Children's Museum to Give Away Some Art

National Children's Museum to Give Away Some Art

As the National Children Museum prepares to move out of National Harbor in Maryland to return to the District of... Read »

5 hours ago
Toxic Bosses

Toxic Bosses

News4's Jim Handly shows you how a toxic boss can negatively affect your health and well-being. Watch »

Nov 25, 2014
Thousands Hit the Road Early; Snow Expected Wed.

Thousands Hit the Road Early; Snow Expected Wed.

As Storm Team4's Doug Kammerer predicts severe winter weather Wednesday ahead of Thanksgiving, thousands of people... Watch »

4 hours ago
Robbers Smash Sledgehammers Into Mall Jewelry Case

Robbers Smash Sledgehammers Into Mall Jewelry Case

Four men ransacked a Dulles Town Center jewelry store Tuesday, getting away with several high-end watches. Read »

4 hours ago
Retail Crime on the Rise in Tysons Corner

Retail Crime on the Rise in Tysons Corner

A warning before you hit the stores on Black Friday. Crime is up in Tysons Corner, but Fairfax County Police hope a... Watch »

Nov 25, 2014
Talk Around Town: Ferguson Decision

Talk Around Town: Ferguson Decision

WHUR's Troy Johnson spoke to many who aren't surprised by a grand jury deciscion not to return an indictment against... Watch »

Nov 25, 2014
Juvenile Shot in Southeast D.C.

Juvenile Shot in Southeast D.C.

Police say a juvenile was shot in Southeast D.C. Tuesday evening. Read »

Nov 25, 2014
The Secret Inside the Postal Service

The Secret Inside the Postal Service

It’s a story the U.S. Postal Service did not want us to tell you: Sexual assaults committed not just by customers... Watch »

Nov 25, 2014

"This Is a Problem for Everybody": UMd. Students Protest

University of Maryland students held a sit-in Tuesday to protest a Ferguson grand jury's decision not to indict... Watch »

Nov 25, 2014
2 Arrested in Murder of D.C. Lawyer in Santo Domingo

2 Arrested in Murder of D.C. Lawyer in Santo Domingo

A police spokesman in the Dominican Republic says two men have been arrested in the slaying of a Washington lawyer... Read »

Nov 25, 2014
Fred Smoot, Ex-Redskins Player, Charged With Domestic Assault

Fred Smoot, Ex-Redskins Player, Charged With Domestic Assault

Former Washington Redskins player Fred Smoot was arrested Sunday in connection with a domestic assault at a home in... Watch »

Nov 25, 2014
U.Va. Board Discusses Sex Assault Allegations

U.Va. Board Discusses Sex Assault Allegations

The University of Virginia Board of Visitors held a special meeting to discuss recent allegations of sexual assault... Watch »

Nov 25, 2014
Residents Line Up for Barry's Turkey Giveaway

Residents Line Up for Barry's Turkey Giveaway

Ward 8 residents lined up Tuesday morning to receive free turkeys -- a tradition firmly planted in Marion Barry's... Read »

Nov 25, 2014
Marion Barry Condolence Book Opened to Public

Marion Barry Condolence Book Opened to Public

Residents who want to express condolences for former Mayor Marion Barry are being invited to the Wilson building. Watch »

Nov 25, 2014
Crowd of 1K Marches in D.C.; Protests Remain Peaceful

Crowd of 1K Marches in D.C.; Protests Remain Peaceful

Hundreds of protesters convened at Mount Vernon Square in Downtown D.C. Tuesday evening to protest a grand jury's... Read »

4 hours ago
Va. DMV Expands 3-Year Registration Option

Va. DMV Expands 3-Year Registration Option

The Virginia Department of Motor Vehicles is now offering three-year registration renewals at its customer service... Read »

Nov 25, 2014

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