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Wednesday, May 4, 2016 at 01:45 PM EDT

'I Pray': Safety Questions Linger After Bus Hijacking

'I Pray': Safety Questions Linger After Bus Hijacking

Some area bus drivers are questioning their safety, one day after a man attacked a bus driver, stole the bus and fatally struck a man at a gas station in Northeast Washington.

Wednesday, May 4, 2016 at 11:18 AM EDT

Why Is This Weather So Unendingly Miserable?

Why Is This Weather So Unendingly Miserable?

In case you've lost track, Storm Team4 says we've been locked into this gloomy, dreary, low-sunlight weather pattern for going on 10 days now. Yes, 10.

Tuesday, Nov 27, 2012 at 03:11 PM EST

Protect Your TV and Your Family

Protect Your TV and Your Family

Properly installed surge protectors keep everything from the big screen to the little kids safe from the electricity in your home.

Wednesday, May 4, 2016 at 08:14 PM EDT

Jury Deliberating in Grace Mann Murder Trial

Jury Deliberating in Grace Mann Murder Trial

The jury is deliberating the case of a man accused of strangling a University of Mary Washington student last year.

Wednesday, May 4, 2016 at 10:19 AM EDT

It's 'Star Wars' Day: May the 4th Be With You

It's 'Star Wars' Day: May the 4th Be With You

It's not a national holiday, yet it might be an intergalactic one. May the Fourth, as in "May the Fourth Be With You," has become a day to celebrate all things Star Wars, especially following last year's revival...

Wednesday, May 4, 2016 at 06:40 AM EDT

National Mall Turf Replacement Enters Final Phase

National Mall Turf Replacement Enters Final Phase

Work will continue Wednesday to replace the turf on the National Mall. This is the final phase of the $40 million lawn restoration project. News4's Kristin Wright has more.

Wednesday, May 4, 2016 at 06:50 AM EDT

MARC Brunswick Line on Normal Schedule After CSX Derailment

MARC Brunswick Line on Normal Schedule After CSX Derailment

The MTA said in a statement Tuesday afternoon that the MARC Brunswick Line will operate on a regular schedule Wednesday, although there might be minor delays.

Wednesday, May 4, 2016 at 06:32 AM EDT

Accused Killer's Mom Testifies in Grace Mann Murder Trial

Accused Killer's Mom Testifies in Grace Mann Murder Trial

The mother of a man accused of killing a popular University of Mary Washington student activist last year took the stand for the defense Tuesday to explain her text messages with her son that day and describe...

Wednesday, May 4, 2016 at 07:06 AM EDT

Wellness Week: Staying Healthy at Work

Wellness Week: Staying Healthy at Work

Many people have trouble finding time to get up when they're at work. VIDA trainer Juliet Stovall has some tips on when and how you can stretch right at your work station.

Wednesday, May 4, 2016 at 05:35 AM EDT

Va. Supreme Court Recognizes Gay Couples in Divorce Law

Va. Supreme Court Recognizes Gay Couples in Divorce Law

The Supreme Court of Virginia has ruled that a person doesn't need to pay alimony to a former spouse if the payee is in a new relationship with a member of the same sex.

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