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Before Derailment, Metro Worker Accidentally Deleted Safety Report

Before Derailment, Metro Worker Accidentally Deleted Safety Report

Before a Metro train derailed in August with no passengers on board, a Metro employee may have deleted a safety... Watch »

Sep 3, 2015
Metro Safety Chief Resigns in Wake of Derailment Investigation

Metro Safety Chief Resigns in Wake of Derailment Investigation

Metro Chief Safety Officer James Dougherty resigned Thursday, the same day as a Metro board meeting addressing how... Read more »

Sep 3, 2015
Thieves Steal Puppies From Va. Home, Try to Sell Them Online: PD

Thieves Steal Puppies From Va. Home, Try to Sell Them Online: PD

Two men and a woman are accused of stealing four puppies from a home in Loudoun County and trying to sell them... Read more »

Sep 3, 2015
Consumer Reports: Student Discounts

Consumer Reports: Student Discounts

Back to school means a busy shopping season. News4 Consumer Reporter Erika Gonzalez has more on how students might... Watch »

Sep 3, 2015
Parents Concerned About Children Walking to School Ask for Bus Stop to Return

Parents Concerned About Children Walking to School Ask for Bus Stop to...

The elimination of a bus stop at one Loudoun County, Virginia, school means a long walk through the woods for some... Watch »

Sep 3, 2015
Double Busing Gets Some Students to School Too Early

Double Busing Gets Some Students to School Too Early

Some students in Loudoun County, Virginia, are being dropped off at school earlier just to sit around and wait in... Watch »

Sep 3, 2015
Woman Charged in Kidnapping Attempt on Metro

Woman Charged in Kidnapping Attempt on Metro

A woman has been charged with attempting to abduct a 3-year-old girl who was in a stroller aboard an Orange Line... Watch »

Sep 3, 2015
Manhunt After Pharmacy Robbed at Gunpoint for Drugs

Manhunt After Pharmacy Robbed at Gunpoint for Drugs

A man robbed a Montgomery County pharmacy at gunpoint Thursday morning, getting away with prescription drugs from... Watch »

Sep 3, 2015
Metro to Hold Public Meeting on Derailment

Metro to Hold Public Meeting on Derailment

On Thursday, Metro officials will publicly discuss the derailment at the Smithsonian station for the first time. Watch »

Sep 3, 2015
Construction Truck From Fatal Hit-and-Run Located

Construction Truck From Fatal Hit-and-Run Located

Alexandria Police are looking for anyone who may have witnessed a fatal hit-and-run accident Thursday morning. Watch »

3 hours ago
Pope Francis to Celebrate Washington Mass in Spanish

Pope Francis to Celebrate Washington Mass in Spanish

The Archbishop of Washington has announced that Pope Francis will celebrate his upcoming Washington Mass in... Read more »

Sep 3, 2015
SAT Scores Slip Slightly; More Students Take Test

SAT Scores Slip Slightly; More Students Take Test

Student performance on the SAT college entrance exam is lagging, continuing a mostly downward trend over the last... Read more »

Sep 3, 2015
3 Charged With Impeding Murder Case to Be Arraigned

3 Charged With Impeding Murder Case to Be Arraigned

Three relatives of a man named as a person of interest in the 1975 slayings of two Maryland sisters will be... Read more »

Sep 3, 2015
Catholic U. Gearing Up for Papal Visit with Mass

Catholic U. Gearing Up for Papal Visit with Mass

Students at The Catholic University of America are preparing for what will be a memorable fall semester - thanks to... Read more »

Sep 3, 2015
$2.3M in Synthetic Drugs Seized in D.C.

$2.3M in Synthetic Drugs Seized in D.C.

The Metropolitan Police Department arrested two men in the largest seizure of synthetic drugs in D.C. history. Watch »

Sep 3, 2015
Air Conditioning Outage Leaves Md. Seniors Sweltering

Air Conditioning Outage Leaves Md. Seniors Sweltering

With temperatures in the 80s, residents in the Charter House senior apartments complex in Silver Spring, Maryland... Watch »

Sep 3, 2015
Electric Car-Charging Stations Installed on National Mall

Electric Car-Charging Stations Installed on National Mall

Two charging stations have been installed on the National Mall, located at Madison Drive across from the National... Read more »

Sep 2, 2015
Fairfax Co. Focused on Back to School Traffic, Safety

Fairfax Co. Focused on Back to School Traffic, Safety

Fairfax County is focused on keeping people safe and keeping traffic moving when school buses hit the streets next... Watch »

Sep 2, 2015
400 Backpacks 4 Kids Delivered in District Heights

400 Backpacks 4 Kids Delivered in District Heights

NBC4 delivered 400 backpacks filled with school supplies to students at Concord Elementary School. Watch »

Sep 2, 2015

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