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See John Wilkes Booth's Escape Route

See John Wilkes Booth's Escape Route

News4's Chris Lawrence retraces John Wilkes Booth's escape route after he assassinated President Abraham Lincoln in... Watch »

Apr 15, 2015
3 Vehicles Burned by Vandals in Bethesda

3 Vehicles Burned by Vandals in Bethesda

News4's Kristin Wright reports on the search for vandals who took property from three cars in a Montgomery County... Watch »

Apr 15, 2015
Walk Aims to Raise Awareness to Sexual Violence

Walk Aims to Raise Awareness to Sexual Violence

The first annual Fairfax County walk to end silence about sexual violence. Watch »

Apr 15, 2015
Police Consider Drones for Crime Scene Preservation

Police Consider Drones for Crime Scene Preservation

Some drones could be welcome in the skies over the district as police consider how the unmanned aircraft could help... Watch »

Apr 15, 2015
Wednesday's Child: Hunter

Wednesday's Child: Hunter

Wednesday's Child Hunter has had a pretty disappointing start to his life. He was adopted as a toddler, but his... Watch »

Apr 15, 2015
Zoning Decision a Game-Changer at Reston National

Zoning Decision a Game-Changer at Reston National

There is renewed worry among some Reston residents that a popular golf course could be a step closer redevelopment. Watch »

Apr 15, 2015
New Reagan National Airport Expansion Details

New Reagan National Airport Expansion Details

One of the biggest changes with the expansion of Reagan National Airport could be seen at security. Watch »

Apr 15, 2015
Metro Service Restored After Bridge Falls on Tracks

Metro Service Restored After Bridge Falls on Tracks

Green Line service between Greenbelt and College Park has been restored after a pedestrian bridge fell onto Metro... Watch »

Apr 16, 2015
Reagan National Airport's Nursing Lounge 'Not Ideal'

Reagan National Airport's Nursing Lounge 'Not Ideal'

Leslie Morgan Steiner said the so-called lounge is nothing more than a bathroom handicapped stall. Read »

Apr 15, 2015
Gyrocopter Lands on Capitol Grounds

Gyrocopter Lands on Capitol Grounds

U.S. Capitol Police have detained a man who flew over and landed a gyrocopter on the Capitol grounds, causing the... Watch »

Apr 16, 2015
Teen Admits to Vandalism of Gaithersburg Synagogue

Teen Admits to Vandalism of Gaithersburg Synagogue

An 18-year-old Gaithersburg man has confessed to defacing an area synagogue, Montgomery County Police said... Watch »

Apr 15, 2015
Tax Day Freebies and Discounts

Tax Day Freebies and Discounts

Don't let Tax Day get your down. There are a number of freebies you can cash in on. Read »

Apr 15, 2015
Sherwood's Notebook: And They’re Off…!

Sherwood's Notebook: And They’re Off…!

Just how big is the District of Columbia budget for 2016?

$12,900,000,000. Read »

Apr 15, 2015
2 Injured, 1 Critically, in SE D.C. Rowhouse Fire

2 Injured, 1 Critically, in SE D.C. Rowhouse Fire

Firefighters rescued two people from a burning building in Southeast Washington Wednesday morning. Read »

Apr 15, 2015
Md. Man to Be Sentenced in Beer Pong Sex Assault Case

Md. Man to Be Sentenced in Beer Pong Sex Assault Case

A Montgomery County man convicted of sexually assaulting men he met at beer pong events is set to be sentenced... Read »

Apr 15, 2015
Va, Elections Board Decertifies Touchscreen System

Va, Elections Board Decertifies Touchscreen System

The State Board of Elections has decertified a touchscreen voting system used in about one-fifth of Virginia's... Read »

Apr 15, 2015
Lincoln's Death Commemorated at Lincoln Memorial, Ford's Theatre

Lincoln's Death Commemorated at Lincoln Memorial, Ford's Theatre

Crowds gathered at the Lincoln Memorial and Ford's Theatre to commemorate the 150th anniversary of President Abraham... Watch »

Apr 14, 2015
Handwritten Police Log of Lincoln Assassination Saved

Handwritten Police Log of Lincoln Assassination Saved

One of the most rare artifacts connected to the assasination of President Abraham Lincoln was found in the trash. Watch »

Apr 14, 2015
Proposal to Stop Predatory Towing in Montgomery County

Proposal to Stop Predatory Towing in Montgomery County

A new proposal could end the practice of predatory towing in Montgomery County. Darcy Spencer reports. Watch »

Apr 14, 2015
Police Look for Bank Robbers Covered Head-to-Toe in Bodysuits

Police Look for Bank Robbers Covered Head-to-Toe in Bodysuits

Police are looking for two men who robbed a bank in Bowie, Maryland, while wearing a work suit and what looked like... Read »

Apr 15, 2015

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