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2 Women Escape Attack Attempts on W&OD Trail

2 Women Escape Attack Attempts on W&OD Trail

An off-duty sheriff's deputy fled a potential attack on the popular Washington and Old Dominion Trail in Virginia on Thursday, a little more than a week after two men assaulted a woman nearby.

Thursday, Aug 25, 2016 at 05:40 PM EDT

6th Person Killed in Apartment Explosion Identified

6th Person Killed in Apartment Explosion Identified

Authorities have identified a sixth person killed in an explosion and fire at a Maryland apartment complex.

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Mother: Head Start Gave No Apology After Son Wandered Off

Mother: Head Start Gave No Apology After Son Wandered Off

"There was no apology. There was no... there was just no answers," the mother said.

Thursday, Aug 25, 2016 at 08:57 PM EDT

Metro Board Chair: Negligence About Safety Must Stop

Metro Board Chair: Negligence About Safety Must Stop

Metro's board of directors held a special meeting to talk about a string of recent issues including a July derailment on the Silver Line.

Thursday, Aug 25, 2016 at 05:13 PM EDT

Is Screen Time Damaging Children's Vision?

Is Screen Time Damaging Children's Vision?

Optometrists have seen an uptick in nearsightedness among children. Is the use of cellphones and tablets to blame? News4's Angie Goff spoke with Dr. Andrew Morgenstern. "We're putting a lot of 'near' [vision]...

Thursday, Aug 25, 2016 at 04:59 PM EDT

NVCC Math Teacher Cleared of All Charges in Sex Assault Case

NVCC Math Teacher Cleared of All Charges in Sex Assault Case

All charges against former community college instructor Youssef Taleb have been cleared -- even before a preliminary hearing -- and he's hoping to put the nightmare behind him.

Thursday, Aug 25, 2016 at 04:09 PM EDT

Immunization Records Missing for 3,700 Pr. George's Students

Immunization Records Missing for 3,700 Pr. George's Students

Prince George's County Public Schools are asking students to stay home if their parents can't prove they've been immunized.

Thursday, Aug 25, 2016 at 03:18 PM EDT

DC Jail Was 85 Degrees When Inmate Collapsed, Died

DC Jail Was 85 Degrees When Inmate Collapsed, Died

The average temperature inside the cell block of the D.C. Central Detention Facility was nearly 85 degrees when Lester Irby collapsed on July 14, records show.

Thursday, Aug 25, 2016 at 01:55 PM EDT

Man Sentenced for Dragging Police Officer 300 Yards With Car

Man Sentenced for Dragging Police Officer 300 Yards With Car

A Maryland man has been sentenced to 25 years in prison for dragging a Prince George's County Police officer more than 300 feet with his car.

Thursday, Aug 25, 2016 at 01:04 PM EDT

'Black Boy Blues' Debuts This Weekend at Flowers High School

'Black Boy Blues' Debuts This Weekend at Flowers High School

"Black Boy Blues" will debut this weekend at Flowers High School in Springdale, Maryland. The play, created by two brothers, is set in the 1950s in Maryland.Those brothers, Josh and Jimmy Jenkins, stopped...

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