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Group Aims to Redo Neglected Site on National Mall

Group Aims to Redo Neglected Site on National Mall

A group working to restore the National Mall wants to overhaul a lakeside park that honors the nation's founders but... Read »

Sep 18, 2014
Mayoral Candidates to Meet for 1st Debate

Mayoral Candidates to Meet for 1st Debate

The campaign for mayor of Washington is emerging from its summer lull with the first debate between the... Read »

Sep 18, 2014
DMV Traffic Expected to Get Worse With Population Growth

DMV Traffic Expected to Get Worse With Population Growth

Though more people are trying to commute without their cars, traffic in the D.C. could get much worse in... Watch »

Sep 17, 2014
Excused McDonnell Juror Discussed Case at Bar

Excused McDonnell Juror Discussed Case at Bar

The McDonnell juror who could have changed history, Louis DeNitto, Jr., disobeyed the orders of a federal judge and... Read »

Sep 18, 2014
Docs: 3-Year-Old D.C. Boy Severely Beaten Prior to Death

Docs: 3-Year-Old D.C. Boy Severely Beaten Prior to Death

Court documents show a 3-year-old D.C. boy was severely beaten before he was pronounced dead by paramedics. Read »

Sep 18, 2014
Md. Officials Announce Initiatives to Help Families Sponsoring Immigrant Youth

Md. Officials Announce Initiatives to Help Families...

Maryland officials have announced three initiatives aimed at helping families who are sponsoring... Read »

Sep 17, 2014
Uncommon Virus Detected in Virginia

Uncommon Virus Detected in Virginia

Virginia is the latest state to detect a respiratory illness caused by an uncommon virus similar to the germ... Read »

Sep 17, 2014
Gov. Chris Christie Shows Support for Larry Hogan

Gov. Chris Christie Shows Support for Larry Hogan

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is in Maryland to show support for Republican Larry Hogan in his campaign... Read »

Sep 17, 2014
Police Continue Search for Missing Md. Toddlers

Police Continue Search for Missing Md. Toddlers

Police are trying a new strategy to keep search crews fresh and focused as they search the Darnestown and Clarksburg... Watch »

Sep 17, 2014
Patrick Kennedy Joins Campaign Against Pot Legalization in DC

Patrick Kennedy Joins Campaign Against Pot Legalization in DC

Former U.S. congressman Patrick Kennedy and DC leaders kicked off a new effort to block the legalizaton of marijuana... Watch »

Sep 17, 2014
Lost History: Hunting for WPA Paintings

Lost History: Hunting for WPA Paintings

The majority of paintings created by the WPA have since been lost, stolen or misplaced, a News4 I-Team... Watch »

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Nationals Fans Already Thinking World Series

Nationals Fans Already Thinking World Series

The excitement over the Washington Nationals clinching the playoffs has made for some very confident Watch »

Sep 17, 2014
Two Maryland GameStop Stores Robbed in Past Week

Two Maryland GameStop Stores Robbed in Past Week

Police are looking for the people involved in two armed robberies that took place Friday and Tuesday. Watch »

Sep 17, 2014
Bowser Leads, But Race Could Be a Tossup: Poll

Bowser Leads, But Race Could Be a Tossup: Poll

Muriel Bowser shows a double-digit lead over her opponents in the first poll on this fall's D.C. mayoral election -- Watch »

Sep 18, 2014
D.C. Leaders Propose Concealed-Carry Licensing Program

D.C. Leaders Propose Concealed-Carry Licensing Program

D.C. officials proposed allowing residents and non-residents to carry concealed handguns if they show a reason... Watch »

Sep 17, 2014
President Obama to Talk About Sending Ground Troops to Syria

President Obama to Talk About Sending Ground Troops to Syria

Senior Political Editor Mark Murray discusses the possibility of ground troops being sent to Syria and the... Watch »

Sep 17, 2014
Man Charged With Attempted Abduction Outside Mall

Man Charged With Attempted Abduction Outside Mall

Police have made an arrest in the attempted abduction of a woman near Potomac Mills. Watch »

Sep 17, 2014
How to Make Armenian Sugar Cookies

How to Make Armenian Sugar Cookies

The annual Armenian Festival and Bazaar is taking place this weekend in Bethesda. Read »

Sep 17, 2014
'Affirmation': New Citizens Sworn in on Constitution Day

'Affirmation': New Citizens Sworn in on Constitution Day

Dozens of people marked the anniversary of the ratification of the U.S. Constitution by becoming citizens in... Watch »

Sep 17, 2014
Thousands Gather at Vigil for Missing U.Va. Student

Thousands Gather at Vigil for Missing U.Va. Student

Police searching for missing University of Virginia student Hannah Elizabeth Graham are now looking for a man... Watch »

Sep 18, 2014
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2014 Bluebird Blues Festival
Come out to the annual Bluebird Blues Festival on Saturday, Sept. 20, for a day of great music and great family activities at Prince George's Community College. Read more
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