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Va. State Fair Watermelon, Pumpkin Records Broken

Va. State Fair Watermelon, Pumpkin Records Broken

Hank Houston of Spotsylvania County broke the pumpkin record with a pumpkin that weighed 1,203.2 pounds,... Read »

Sep 29, 2014
Washington Post's Ben Bradlee in Hospice Care: Wife

Washington Post's Ben Bradlee in Hospice Care: Wife

Former Washington Post editor Ben Bradlee is in hospice care after his health has declined over the past two months,... Read »

Sep 29, 2014
Arrest Made in Killing of Md. Woman, Dog

Arrest Made in Killing of Md. Woman, Dog

The victim, 37-year-old Nicole Burgess, was found dead in March 2013 in her home in Davidsonville, about 30... Read »

Sep 29, 2014
Could D.C. Streetcars Be Free During First Year?

Could D.C. Streetcars Be Free During First Year?

Streetcars hit the road in Northeast D.C. Monday morning, but it will still be a couple of months before you... Watch »

Sep 29, 2014
Crash in Olney Kills One

Crash in Olney Kills One

One person died Monday morning in a two-vehicle crash in Olney, Maryland. Read »

Sep 29, 2014
Pedestrian Killed in Frederick County Crash

Pedestrian Killed in Frederick County Crash

A female pedestrian was struck on Route 194 and pronounced dead at the scene. Read »

Sep 29, 2014
1,200 Pounds of Meds Turned In During Md. Event

1,200 Pounds of Meds Turned In During Md. Event

Authorities in Frederick County collected nearly 1,200 pounds of expired or unwanted medications Saturday during... Read »

Sep 29, 2014
Report: 2011 White House Shooting Case Bungled

Report: 2011 White House Shooting Case Bungled

A string of security lapses resulted in a four-day delay before the U.S. Secret Service realized that a man... Read »

Sep 29, 2014
Gaithersburg Restaurant Suffers Fire Damage to Roof

Gaithersburg Restaurant Suffers Fire Damage to Roof

Montgomery County Fire spokesman Pete Piringer said on Twitter that the fire was accidental and the... Read »

Sep 28, 2014
O'Hare Delays Spill Into Monday

O'Hare Delays Spill Into Monday

Those trying to travel into or out of Chicago are facing continued delays after a fire at an FAA facility Friday. Watch »

Sep 29, 2014
New Places Added to Virginia Landmarks Registry

New Places Added to Virginia Landmarks Registry

The Virginia Tech listing is Barracks No. 1, constructed in 1888 for Corps of Cadets. Known now as Lane Hall, it was... Read »

Sep 28, 2014
U.S. Doctor Exposed to Ebola Virus Admitted to NIH

U.S. Doctor Exposed to Ebola Virus Admitted to NIH

Out of what the agency called "an abundance of caution,'' the physician is expected to be admitted to... Read »

Sep 28, 2014
Beltway Briefly Closed after Crash Involving State Police Cruiser

Beltway Briefly Closed after Crash Involving State Police Cruiser

Police said a van was traveling along the outer loop around 3:30 a.m. when it struck the police cruiser that... Read »

Sep 28, 2014
Flight Cancelations At Chicago's Airports Trickle To D.C.

Flight Cancelations At Chicago's Airports Trickle To D.C.

News4's Darcy Spencer spoke to people who struggled to get home to Washington, D.C. after a fire at an air... Watch »

Sep 28, 2014
Searching For Sarah and Jacob Hoggle

Searching For Sarah and Jacob Hoggle

Civilian searches continue for the Hoggle children in Montgomery County. News4's Derrick Ward reports. Watch »

Sep 27, 2014
Panic At Six Flags On The First Night of Fright Fest

Panic At Six Flags On The First Night of Fright Fest

Police were called in to handle a large crowd after Fright Fest at Six Flags Saturday Watch »

Sep 28, 2014
Police: Man Spied on Woman in Bathroom Stall with Cell Phone

Police: Man Spied on Woman in Bathroom Stall with Cell Phone

Police say a woman reported that she was in a stall when she saw a cell phone under the partition that separated the... Read »

Sep 27, 2014
O'Malley Gets Mixed Reviews for Latest New Hampshire Visit

O'Malley Gets Mixed Reviews for Latest New Hampshire Visit

The visit to New Hampshire was Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley's fourth. He was scheduled to make political visits to... Read »

Sep 27, 2014
Driver Killed in Crash along Md. Route 100

Driver Killed in Crash along Md. Route 100

Anne Arundel County police say Edward Gray Jr. was heading west on Maryland Route 100 on Saturday morning when... Read »

Sep 27, 2014
Forensic Evidence Links Graham, Murder of VT Student: PD

Forensic Evidence Links Graham, Murder of VT Student: PD

The parents of another teenager who went missing from the Charlottesville area say that they have been told... Watch »

Sep 30, 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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