<![CDATA[NBC4 Washington - Local News]]> Copyright 2014 http://www.nbcwashington.com/news/local http://media.nbcbayarea.com/designimages/WASH+NBC4+BLUE.png NBC4 Washington http://www.nbcwashington.com en-us Wed, 30 Jul 2014 13:22:29 -0400 Wed, 30 Jul 2014 13:22:29 -0400 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Durant on Possibility of D.C. Homecoming]]> Wed, 30 Jul 2014 13:12:55 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/204*120/452532458.jpg.jpg
The reigning NBA MVP addressed his future in meeting with reporters Tuesday.

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<![CDATA[Robbery Suspect Leaves Courthouse as Jury Deliberates]]> Wed, 30 Jul 2014 12:46:39 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/Michael-Anderson.jpg
Michael Anderson, 40, disappeared from a courthouse as a jury deliberated his case in a Maryland liquor store robbery, authorities say.]]>
<![CDATA[Tractor-Trailer Overturns From Beltway Ramp]]> Wed, 30 Jul 2014 12:09:31 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/2014-07-30_1110.jpg
A woman was pulled from a tractor-trailer after it overturned and rolled down an embankment near the Capital Beltway in Maryland Wednesday morning.]]>
<![CDATA[Man Injured in Police-Involved Shooting in D.C.]]> Wed, 30 Jul 2014 12:13:25 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/215*120/police+shooting+se.jpg
Police are investigating an officer-involved shooting that left one man injured in Southeast Washington Wednesday morning.]]>
<![CDATA[Comatose Md. Man Stuck in Liberia During Ebola Crisis]]> Wed, 30 Jul 2014 11:01:33 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/0729-nathaniel-dennis.jpg
The family of a 24-year-old comatose Maryland man stuck in Liberia is raising money in hopes of bringing him home to receive proper care. Nathaniel Dennis was visiting family in Monrovia, Liberia this month when...]]>
<![CDATA[Police Hold Active Shooter Drill at Alexandria Mall]]> Wed, 30 Jul 2014 11:13:59 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/police-cars-shutterstock_29134423.jpg
Authorities in Alexandria are holding an active shooter drill at the Landmark Mall on Wednesday.

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<![CDATA[Teen May Have Stood Over Victim, Fired Shots: PD]]> Wed, 30 Jul 2014 13:20:28 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/215*120/2014-07-30_0639.png
Police say an 18-year-old woman is expected to recover after she was shot by a 14-year-old boy Wednesday morning.]]>
<![CDATA[Cheesecake Factory's Gluttonous Meals Win "Awards"]]> Wed, 30 Jul 2014 09:33:20 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/cheesecake+factory_722.jpg
Several dishes at The Cheesecake Factory have won Xtreme Eating Awards for their caloric content.]]>
<![CDATA[Sherwood's Notebook: How They Really Feel]]> Wed, 30 Jul 2014 06:15:07 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/dcflag-shutterstock_62461042.jpg
There was lots of swooning last week when President Barack Obama deigned to embrace statehood for the District. But the reaction from Florida Republican Rep. John Mica might tell us more about how people really...

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<![CDATA[Swim Coach to Plead Guilty to Sex Abuse Charges]]> Wed, 30 Jul 2014 08:54:08 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/0424-huott-web.jpg
A Montgomery County swim coach will plead guilty to charges he abused one of his students 30 years ago.]]>
<![CDATA[Lorton Landfill to Close in 2018]]> Tue, 29 Jul 2014 23:30:42 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/WRC_0000000007338601_1200x675_313470531631.jpg
News4's Jackie Bensen reports on a contentious vote by the Fairfax County Board of Supervisors to close the Lorton landfill in four years.]]>
<![CDATA[Alexandria Man Last Seen Saturday Reported Missing]]> Tue, 29 Jul 2014 22:34:24 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/0729-BOYD-MISSING.jpg
Police say a 33-year-old Alexandria man requiring medical attention hasn't been seen since July 26.]]>
<![CDATA[Snow Days Cost Montgomery County $2M]]> Tue, 29 Jul 2014 21:24:04 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/school+bus+snow.jpg
Two extra days of school in the spring cost Montgomery County $2 million, the News4 I-Team learned.

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<![CDATA[Teen's Invention Designed to Keep Children Out of Hot Cars]]> Tue, 29 Jul 2014 21:18:18 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/hot+seat+demo.jpg
The Hot Seat began as an eighth grade science experiment and is almost ready for mass production. News4's Aaron Gilchrist shows how the device is designed to keep people from leaving children behind in...]]>
<![CDATA[Woman Becoming Citizen on 100th Birthday]]> Wed, 30 Jul 2014 08:57:10 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/Maria+Ward+and+Leticia+Munoz.jpg
Donatila Leticia Munoz Orantes will celebrate her 100th birthday along with naturalization Wednesday.

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<![CDATA[Man Steals $2.8M in Carts From Postal Service]]> Wed, 30 Jul 2014 05:37:38 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/tlmd_gavel_shutterstock_120159574.jpg
A Maryland man admitted stealing more than 2,000 aluminum carts from the U.S. Postal Service, which cost more than $2.8 million to replace.]]>
<![CDATA[Hot Talk: How Much Does Breaking Up Cost You?]]> Tue, 29 Jul 2014 19:33:14 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/WRC_0000000007335287_1200x675_313377347592.jpg
Hot 99.5's Kane on the Top 10 things not to do on a first date, how much a breakup could cost you and the best summer bodies in the music industry.]]>
<![CDATA[Man Arrested in Fairfax Co. Gas Station Robberies]]> Tue, 29 Jul 2014 22:02:50 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/WRC_0000000007337271_1200x675_313453635679.jpg
Police are investigating a string of Northern Virginia gas station robberies.]]>
<![CDATA[Montgomery Co. Prepares to Accept 25 Unaccompanied Minors]]> Tue, 29 Jul 2014 18:55:17 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/AP907329072645.jpg
News4 has learned Montgomery County has been asked to house up to 25 unaccompanied minors in a state facility until foster families can be found for them.

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<![CDATA[Hill Releases Its "50 Most Beautiful" List]]> Wed, 30 Jul 2014 05:53:09 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/THEHILLPEOPewadsfsdf.jpg
Want to find out if your best-friend-turned-staffer is one of the most beautiful people on the Hill? There's a list for that.]]>
<![CDATA[Ashburn CEO Accused in Wife's Murder Out on Bond]]> Tue, 29 Jul 2014 16:19:35 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/0401-castillo-murder.jpg
An Ashburn CEO accused of first-degree murder in his wife's death earlier this year has posted bond, but is due back in court Wednesday.]]>
<![CDATA[2 Sites in Md., 1 in Va. Considered for FBI Headquarters]]> Tue, 29 Jul 2014 18:11:56 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/FBI+Headquarters+J+Edgar+Hoover+Building.jpg
Sites in Prince George's County, Maryland, and Fairfax County, Virginia, are being considered for the FBI's new headquarters, News4's I-Team reported.

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<![CDATA[Photos Released of Library Center Arson Suspects]]> Tue, 29 Jul 2014 11:23:51 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/2014-07-29_1111.jpg
Police are searching for two suspects whom they believe started a fire at a library distribution center in Fredericksburg, Virginia.]]>
<![CDATA[Preventing the Fasting-Growing Cancer in the U.S.]]> Tue, 29 Jul 2014 10:27:02 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/WRC_0000000007328471_1200x675_313243715831.jpg
Medical experts are asking people to protect themselves from skin cancer this summer. The disease is the fastest-growing form of cancer in the United States.]]>
<![CDATA[Stolen SUV Slams Into McDonald's, Catches Fire]]> Tue, 29 Jul 2014 21:32:20 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/car+into+mcdonalds+day.jpg
Prince George's County Police say a stolen SUV caught fire after its driver slammed into a Landover Hills, Maryland, McDonald's Tuesday morning.]]>
<![CDATA[D.C. Radio Legend Receives National Humanities Medal]]> Tue, 29 Jul 2014 13:47:10 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/0728-rehm.jpg
Diane Rehm, a constant in D.C.'s public radio scene since the late-1970s, received a National Humanities Medal at the White House Monday.]]>
<![CDATA[Man Mourns Loss of Brother in N Street Shooting]]> Mon, 28 Jul 2014 23:29:10 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/0728-stone.jpg
Police continue to search for answers in the death of a 30-year-old college student, found with gunshot wounds on the street early Sunday morning.]]>
<![CDATA[Md. School Board Terminates Gov't-Issued Credit Cards]]> Mon, 28 Jul 2014 23:29:03 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/credit-cards2.jpg
Montgomery County School Board has voted to get rid of its own government-issued credit cards, after a large and embarrassing spending spree by its members.]]>
<![CDATA[Riders Pleased With Silver Line]]> Mon, 28 Jul 2014 20:30:47 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/WRC_0000000007322961_1200x675_313143875950.jpg
Northern Virginia Bureau Reporter David Culver talks to riders about their first Silver Line experience.]]>
<![CDATA[Good Samaritan Helps Save Kids From Alleged Abductor]]> Mon, 28 Jul 2014 19:40:37 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/0725-mclong.jpg
Police say a Good Samaritan was able to stop a man posing as a police officer from kidnapping two young children Friday at a shopping center.]]>
<![CDATA[Howard University's New President Details Plans for School's Future]]> Mon, 28 Jul 2014 19:20:35 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/howard_university1.jpg
News 4's Kristin Wright sat down with the new president of Howard University to discuss his plans for tacking the school's challenges.]]>
<![CDATA[Police Say Jewelry Store Heist Was Inside Job ]]> Tue, 29 Jul 2014 13:12:24 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/0728jewelry.jpg
A woman is accused of setting up a robbery last week at a Manassas jewelry store where she worked.]]>
<![CDATA[Teen Charged With Arson in Woodbridge House Fire ]]> Mon, 28 Jul 2014 19:13:03 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/police-lights-day-shutterstock_1430470361.jpg
A teenager is accused of setting a woodbridge home on fire with five people inside, Prince William County Police say.

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<![CDATA[Trailer Accidents on the Rise]]> Mon, 28 Jul 2014 19:27:41 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/trailer+hitch.jpg
Trailers can become the deadliest things drivers encounter on the highway, police say. The News 4 I-Team's Tisha Thompson shows why something that costs less than $2 can be the difference between life...

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<![CDATA[Hundreds Gather to Renew Arlington Cemetery]]> Mon, 28 Jul 2014 16:50:23 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/2014-07-28_1638.jpg
Armed with lawn care equipment and bags of mulch, hundreds of volunteers gathered on the grounds of Arlington National Cemetery for the site's annual "Renew and Remembrance" event Monday.]]>
<![CDATA[D.C. Firefighter Pleads Not Guilty to Selling Cocaine]]> Mon, 28 Jul 2014 15:36:22 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/0704-dc-fire.jpg
A D.C. firefighter accused of selling cocaine out of a Northeast barbershop pleaded not guilty before a judge Monday morning.]]>
<![CDATA[Police: Gaithersburg Husband Held in Murder of Wife]]> Mon, 28 Jul 2014 19:20:21 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/0728-cola-beale.jpg
Montgomery County Police say a Gaithersburg man has been charged with his wife's death after confessing to the crime to a member of his church.]]>
<![CDATA[Va.'s Back-to-School Sales Tax Holiday Starts Fri.]]> Mon, 28 Jul 2014 12:17:28 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/dfw-generic-school-supplies-01.jpg
Virginia is giving shoppers a break on buying back-to-school supplies.

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