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Former DC Mayor Reflects on Riots

Former DC Mayor Reflects on Riots

Amid tensions and clashes in Ferguson, Mo., former DC Mayor Sharon Pratt reflects on what Washington learned after a... Watch »

Aug 20, 2014
Report: Race-Based Crimes in D.C. Increase

Report: Race-Based Crimes in D.C. Increase

An annual police report showed that there were more race-based hate crimes in the District in 2013 than in 2012. Read »

Aug 20, 2014

"Pink Robber" Suspect in Custody

A Landover, Maryland, woman suspected of robbing two banks while dressed head-to-toe in pink, is in custody. Read »

Aug 20, 2014
Young Athletes Inspired by Pitching Phenom Mo'ne Davis

Young Athletes Inspired by Pitching Phenom Mo'ne Davis

Little League pitching sensation Mo'ne Davis is showing girls they can succeed on the field with boys -- but... Watch »

Aug 20, 2014
On the Bike Trail: Your Bike Could Be Stolen in Seconds

On the Bike Trail: Your Bike Could Be Stolen in Seconds

How fast could your bike be stolen -- even if you've locked it up? A News4 I-Team investigation shows that it... Watch »

Aug 21, 2014
Dr. Jackie: Back-to-School Health
Back-to-School Vaccinations

Back-to-School Vaccinations

Starting this school year, some students will be required to get new vaccinations. Doctors say the hope is... Watch »

5 hours ago
Arrests Made, Several Wanted in Va. Man's Homicide

Arrests Made, Several Wanted in Va. Man's Homicide

Police say two men were arrested and four others are wanted for the death of a 26-year-old man whose body was found... Read »

Aug 20, 2014
Consumer Watch: Glass in Beer Bottles

Consumer Watch: Glass in Beer Bottles

News4's Consumer Watch Reporter Erika Gonzalez has the latest on a Corona beer recall due to glass shards... Watch »

Aug 20, 2014
PD: Suspect in Georgetown Trail Assault in Custody

PD: Suspect in Georgetown Trail Assault in Custody

D.C. police believe they have found a man responsible for sexually assaulting a woman on a popular trail in April. Read »

Aug 20, 2014
No Injuries as SUV Crashes Into Office Building

No Injuries as SUV Crashes Into Office Building

Montgomery County crews are working to rescue a driver trapped under debris when he or she crashed into a... Watch »

Aug 20, 2014
Officers Shoot, Kill Knife-Wielding Man in Howard Co.

Officers Shoot, Kill Knife-Wielding Man in Howard Co.

Howard County Police apparently shot and killed a man who stabbed himself and was threatening officers with a knife... Read »

Aug 20, 2014
Man Charged in Teen's Fatal Fall From Car in Lot

Man Charged in Teen's Fatal Fall From Car in Lot

Shafin Karim, 18, is facing charges of reckless driving and involuntary manslaughter in the death of a... Read »

Aug 20, 2014
NFL Ref Avoided Redskins Games Because Of Name

NFL Ref Avoided Redskins Games Because Of Name

Mike Carey did not work another Redskins game after 2006 before retiring in 2014. Read »

Aug 20, 2014
4 Teens, Ages 13-15, Charged With Setting School Fire

4 Teens, Ages 13-15, Charged With Setting School Fire

Four teenage boys have been charged with setting fire to a classroom trailer at an elementary school in Laurel, said... Read »

Aug 20, 2014
Angie Goff, Melissa Mollet Take Ice Bucket Challenge

Angie Goff, Melissa Mollet Take Ice Bucket Challenge

Two of News4's own have taken the Ice Bucket Challange to benefit ALS -- and now they're calling out... Watch »

Aug 20, 2014
Metro Pays $4.2 Million to Settle Lawsuit

Metro Pays $4.2 Million to Settle Lawsuit

Metro has paid $4.2 million to settle a lawsuit that accused it of awarding a no-bid technology contract, and... Read »

Aug 20, 2014
Liberty University Screening for Ebola

Liberty University Screening for Ebola

Liberty University is screening international students for the Ebola virus, and other colleges in the Lynchburg area... Read »

Aug 20, 2014
UMd. to Offer Lifetime Scholarships to Student Athletes

UMd. to Offer Lifetime Scholarships to Student Athletes

The University of Maryland says it will begin offering lifetime scholarships to all of its college athletes. Read »

Aug 20, 2014
Police Investigate Inmate's Death at Virginia Jail

Police Investigate Inmate's Death at Virginia Jail

Authorities are investigating the death of an inmate at the Central Virginia Regional Jail. Read »

Aug 20, 2014
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