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Prince George's Co. Officers Speak on Helping Homeless, Jumping Rope

Prince George's Co. Officers Speak on Helping Homeless, Jumping Rope

The Prince George's County Police Department officers caught on camera helping a homeless woman and her baby, and... Watch »

Aug 31, 2015
Crime Museum Closing After 7 Years in D.C.

Crime Museum Closing After 7 Years in D.C.

If you want to check out the Museum of Crime and Punishment, do it by Sept. 30 because that’s the last day it will... Read more »

Aug 31, 2015
Va. Teen Sentenced After Car Surfing Kills Friend

Va. Teen Sentenced After Car Surfing Kills Friend

Muhammad Umair Khalid, 17, died after he and his friend Shafin Karim, who was then 18, tried car surfing moves in a... Read more »

Aug 31, 2015
Plan for Traffic, Transit Congestion During Pope's Visit

Plan for Traffic, Transit Congestion During Pope's Visit

Huge crowds are expected as Pope Francis visits D.C. starting Sept 22, so expect a couple days of traffic and... Watch »

Aug 31, 2015
Water Main Break Closes Road in Silver Spring

Water Main Break Closes Road in Silver Spring

A residential street near the Glenmont Metro station is closed after a water main break created flooding. Read more »

Aug 31, 2015
#ShowUsYourScholars: Your First-Day Pics!

#ShowUsYourScholars: Your First-Day Pics!

Thanks for sharing your first-day photos with NBC Washington! Read more »

Aug 31, 2015
G.W. Parkway Reopens in Alexandria After Crash

G.W. Parkway Reopens in Alexandria After Crash

George Washington Parkway has reopened in Alexandria after officials closed the roadway because of a crash. Read more »

Aug 31, 2015
Part of Reflecting Pool to Temporarily Close

Part of Reflecting Pool to Temporarily Close

A section of the Lincoln Memorial Reflecting Pool will be partially closed until next summer to fix damage caused by... Read more »

Sep 1, 2015
Supreme Court: McDonnell Can Remain Free During Appeal

Supreme Court: McDonnell Can Remain Free During Appeal

Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell will remain free while appealing his corruption convictions to the U.S. Read more »

Aug 31, 2015
GW Student Presumed to Have Drowned in South Africa

GW Student Presumed to Have Drowned in South Africa

Junior Nicholas Upton has been studying abroad in South Africa and was traveling during a break from classes. He has Read more »

Aug 31, 2015
Dodge Caravan Most Stolen Vehicles In D.C. Area: Report

Dodge Caravan Most Stolen Vehicles In D.C. Area: Report

Dodge drivers, beware! The 2002 Dodge Caravan was the most stolen vehicle in D.C. and Maryland last year, according... Read more »

Aug 31, 2015
Panda Cub Begins to Get Black-and-White Markings

Panda Cub Begins to Get Black-and-White Markings

On Sunday, the zoo released three images captured on its panda cams, showing the newborn cub's markings are... Read more »

Aug 31, 2015
Kirk Cousins to Start for 2015 Season

Kirk Cousins to Start for 2015 Season

Kirk Cousins will start at quarterback for the Washington Redskins for the entire 2015 season. Read more »

Aug 31, 2015
Two School Buses Collide in Potomac, Md.

Two School Buses Collide in Potomac, Md.

More than a dozen high school students have been evaluated by emergency medical personnel after an accident... Read more »

Aug 31, 2015
Over 1K D.C. Officers Vote 'No Confidence' in Lanier

Over 1K D.C. Officers Vote 'No Confidence' in Lanier

Over 1,000 police officers in D.C. say they have "no confidence" in Police Chief Cathy Lanier. Read more »

Aug 31, 2015
850K Residents Likely to Travel for Labor Day

850K Residents Likely to Travel for Labor Day

More than 850,000 people in the Washington metro area are expected to celebrate Labor Day by traveling 50 miles... Read more »

Aug 31, 2015
Man Fatally Stabbed in Wheaton Attack

Man Fatally Stabbed in Wheaton Attack

Montgomery County Police are investigating the death of a man who was attacked in Wheaton, Maryland, Sunday night. Watch »

Sep 1, 2015
Cat Starts House Fire in Prince George's County

Cat Starts House Fire in Prince George's County

Fire officials say a house fire in Prince George's County that displaced two people was caused by a cat. Read more »

Aug 31, 2015
370K Students Head Back to School in Md., Va.

370K Students Head Back to School in Md., Va.

Monday marks the first day of school for students in Montgomery County, Charles County, and several school districts... Watch »

Aug 31, 2015
New Service Dog Gives Emotional and Medical Lift to D.C. Teen

New Service Dog Gives Emotional and Medical Lift to D.C. Teen

D.C. resident Kyleigh Petersen beat cancer as a child and was only 12 years old when she learned she has a type... Watch »

Aug 30, 2015

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