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What Vietnam Is Like 40 Years After the Fall of Saigon

What Vietnam Is Like 40 Years After the Fall of Saigon

The Vietnam War is a dark chapter in American history. It divided our country. Our service men and women served and... Read »

May 22, 2015
WATCH: Dramatic Cockpit Video in WWII Flyover Emergency

WATCH: Dramatic Cockpit Video in WWII Flyover Emergency

Stunning cockpit video has been released showing the emergency landing of a plane during a historic flyover of World... Read »

May 22, 2015
Who Is Daron Dylon Wint?

Who Is Daron Dylon Wint?

He was stoic when he was taken into custody Thursday night, showing little emotion despite the horrific crime he's... Watch »

May 22, 2015
5-Year-Old Boy Found Safe After Abduction: Police

5-Year-Old Boy Found Safe After Abduction: Police

A 5-year-old boy was found safe Friday afternoon after he was abducted from an Alexandria Metro station by his... Read »

May 23, 2015
Obama in D.C.: Iran Nuke Deal

Obama in D.C.: Iran Nuke Deal "Will Have My Name on It"

President Barack Obama is addressing one of the largest Jewish congregations in Washington to highlight efforts... Read »

May 22, 2015
Robert Griffin III, Wife Welcome Baby Girl

Robert Griffin III, Wife Welcome Baby Girl

Robert Griffin III took to social media Thursday to announce the birth of his daughter, Reese Ann Griffin. Read »

May 22, 2015
Jesse Matthew Scheduled for Pretrial Hearing in Fairfax

Jesse Matthew Scheduled for Pretrial Hearing in Fairfax

The man charged with the murder of University of Virginia student Hannah Graham will be in Fairfax court Friday for... Read »

May 22, 2015
Police: Md. Man Confessed to Strangling Stepdaughter

Police: Md. Man Confessed to Strangling Stepdaughter

A man has confessed to strangling his 17-year-old stepdaughter and concealing her naked body, Hagerstown police said... Read »

May 22, 2015
Biden Speaks at Naval Academy Graduation

Biden Speaks at Naval Academy Graduation

Vice President Joe Biden tells graduates at the U.S. Naval Academy that 60 percent of the nation's naval forces will... Read »

May 22, 2015
Suspect in D.C. Quadruple Slaying in Custody

Suspect in D.C. Quadruple Slaying in Custody

The suspect in last week's brutal slaying of three members of a northwest Washington, D.C., family and their... Watch »

May 22, 2015
SE D.C. Woman Arrested, Charged in Fatal Hit-and-Run

SE D.C. Woman Arrested, Charged in Fatal Hit-and-Run

A Southeast D.C. woman has been arrested and charged in a fatal hit-and-run in D.C. last month. Watch »

May 21, 2015
Social Worker Convicted of Sex Abuse of a Minor

Social Worker Convicted of Sex Abuse of a Minor

A former Virginia therapist is facing 10 years in prison for sexually abusing a minor, the Alexandria Commonwealth’s... Read »

May 21, 2015
Officer Resigns After Inappropriate Use of Force

Officer Resigns After Inappropriate Use of Force

A police officer resigned after inappropriately using a Taser and pepper spraying a man who was driving recklessly... Watch »

May 22, 2015
Purple Line Project Still Has Life

Purple Line Project Still Has Life

After millions of dollars and multiple delays, the Purple Line may finally be on track. Watch »

May 21, 2015
51-Year-Old Woman Charged in Fatal Shooting Outside McDonald's

51-Year-Old Woman Charged in Fatal Shooting Outside McDonald's

A man injured in a double shooting in the parking lot of a McDonald's has died, the Charles County Sheriff's Office... Read »

May 21, 2015
D.C. Rewarding Principals With 3-Year Contracts

D.C. Rewarding Principals With 3-Year Contracts

D.C. Public Schools announced a new effort to make sure good principals stick around long enough to make a... Watch »

May 21, 2015
Preservation vs Price: Building Battle at Courthouse in Leesburg

Preservation vs Price: Building Battle at Courthouse in Leesburg

The Leesburg Architectural Review Board is at odds with Loudoun County supervisors over plans to expand the... Watch »

May 21, 2015
Md. Grandmother Charged In Double Shooting Following Domestic Dispute

Md. Grandmother Charged In Double Shooting Following Domestic Dispute

News4's Chris Gordon talks to neighbors of a grandmother accused in a double shooting outside a McDonald's... Watch »

May 21, 2015
Quarry Blast Sends Rocks Into Homes, Cars

Quarry Blast Sends Rocks Into Homes, Cars

A blast at a Loudoun County, Virginia, quarry sent rocks and debris smashing into nearby homes and cars, leaving one... Watch »

May 22, 2015

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