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Smithsonian Aims to Raise $1.5B to Improve Museums

Smithsonian Aims to Raise $1.5B to Improve Museums

The Smithsonian Institution has embarked on a major campaign to raise $1.5 billion and increase private support for... Read »

Oct 21, 2014
Missing Woman Found Alive in Woods Near Home

Missing Woman Found Alive in Woods Near Home

A 73-year-old woman who vanished from her home in Fairfax County has been located. Read »

Oct 21, 2014
3 Men Stabbed in D.C. Attack; 1 Suspect in Custody

3 Men Stabbed in D.C. Attack; 1 Suspect in Custody

Three men suffered stab wounds after being attacked by a person in the District of Columbia. Read »

Oct 21, 2014
Naked Man Does Push-Ups in Street, Gets Arrested: PD

Naked Man Does Push-Ups in Street, Gets Arrested: PD

An Arlington man is facing an indecent exposure charge after police say he was found doing push-ups in the middle of... Read »

Oct 21, 2014
Va. Joins Higher Ed Distance Learning Agreement

Va. Joins Higher Ed Distance Learning Agreement

Virginia higher education officials are making it easier for students to take online classes and for universities to... Read »

Oct 21, 2014
Va. Health Agency Launching Quit Smoking Campaign

Va. Health Agency Launching Quit Smoking Campaign

Virginia health officials are launching a campaign to help cigarette smokers kick the habit. Read »

Oct 21, 2014
Christie Makes 2nd Trip to Support Hogan

Christie Makes 2nd Trip to Support Hogan

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie made his second trip to Maryland to support Republican Larry Hogan's bid for governor... Watch »

Oct 21, 2014
D.C. Pot Law Might Not Clear All Pot Use

D.C. Pot Law Might Not Clear All Pot Use

D.C. residents will decide whether to legalize pot when they head to the polls Nov. 4, but some employers... Watch »

Oct 20, 2014
2 Tornadoes Touched Down in D.C. Area Last Week

2 Tornadoes Touched Down in D.C. Area Last Week

A tornado touched down near Alexandria during storms last week, the National Weather Service (NWS) has confirmed. Read »

Oct 20, 2014
Tom Sherwood Celebrates 25 Years at News4

Tom Sherwood Celebrates 25 Years at News4

Sherwood joined News4 in 1989 after coming from the Washington Post. Watch »

Oct 21, 2014
Dog Stolen From Md. Apartment Found Safe

Dog Stolen From Md. Apartment Found Safe

A 10-year-old dog stolen from a Greenbelt, Maryland apartment last week has been found safe. Read »

Oct 21, 2014
5 Ways to Keep Kids Safe on Halloween

5 Ways to Keep Kids Safe on Halloween

It’s nearly time to take to the streets for trick-or-treating. But are your kids ready for a night that will... Watch »

Oct 20, 2014
Men Shot While Holding Small Child in D.C.

Men Shot While Holding Small Child in D.C.

Two men were shot and injured in Southeast D.C. Monday evening while one of them was holding his... Watch »

Oct 21, 2014
Capitol Heights Woman Claims $1M Lottery Prize

Capitol Heights Woman Claims $1M Lottery Prize

D.C. Lottery officials say a Prince George's County woman is the likely winner of a $1 million Mega Millions prize. Read »

Oct 23, 2014
Md. Halloween Store Set on Fire for Second Time

Md. Halloween Store Set on Fire for Second Time

Police say someone intentionally set fire to a Charles County Halloween store for the second time in less than... Read »

Oct 20, 2014
Sex Assault Near Georgetown University

Sex Assault Near Georgetown University

Georgetown University is reminding students to keep their doors and windows locked, even when they're home, after a... Watch »

Oct 20, 2014
Early Voting Begins in D.C.

Early Voting Begins in D.C.

News 4's Tom Sherwood reports on the first day of early voting in DC ahead of the Nov. 4 election. Watch »

Oct 20, 2014

"Toy Insider Mom" Picks This Year's Hottest Toys

From a bike for the littlest riders to a real-life Minecraft game, the hottest toys this holiday season... Watch »

Oct 20, 2014
Three Film Festivals to Entertain This October

Three Film Festivals to Entertain This October

Three film festivals are bringing culture and perspectives from around the world to D.C. this October. Watch »

Oct 20, 2014
McDonald's Security Guard Accidentally Shoots Woman

McDonald's Security Guard Accidentally Shoots Woman

A bystander was shot and injured after an altercation at a McDonald's restaurant in College Park early... Read »

Oct 20, 2014

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