<![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 Thu, 17 Apr 2014 06:21:39 -0400 Thu, 17 Apr 2014 06:21:39 -0400 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Survey: 1 Cell Phone Stolen Every 10 Seconds]]> Thu, 17 Apr 2014 06:16:34 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/CR+Stolen+Smart+Phone+041714.jpg
In the last year, smart phone thefts have nearly doubled to 3.1 million, according to Consumer Reports survey. And more than a million of those phones are never seen again.

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<![CDATA[Increased Copper Thefts Reported in Charles County]]> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 23:25:25 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/WRC_0000000006155335_1200x675_228916803979.jpg
News4's Erika Gonzalez reports on increased copper thefts in Charles County.]]>
<![CDATA[Another Attack in Potomac Mills Parking Lot]]> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 22:26:45 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/WRC_0000000006154465_1200x675_228781123630.jpg
For the second time in less than a month there's been a nighttime attack in the parking lot at Potomac Mills mall.]]>
<![CDATA[Jury Gets Riverdale Quadruple Murder Case]]> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 22:09:51 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/WRC_0000000006154115_1200x675_228704323621.jpg
Closing arguments wrapped up Wednesday in the first-degree murder trial of a man accused of killing two women and two children over drugs, and the jury is deliberating.]]>
<![CDATA[Food Vendors Blamed for Overflowing Trash at National Mall]]> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 21:17:58 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/National+Mall+Trash+Dylan+Stoddard.jpg
Tourists who flocked to the National Mall to see the famous cherry blossoms also got an eyeful of trash.

Photo Credit: Dylan Stoddard]]>
<![CDATA[Family Returns to Boston to Complete Marathon]]> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 21:08:57 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/WRC_0000000006154426_1200x675_228779075545.jpg
A local family is returning to Boston to complete the marathon they were unable to finish last year. John Walls shot cell phone video of the bombing while waiting for his wife and daughter to cross the...]]>
<![CDATA[U.S. House Office Administrators Scan for Heartbleed Intrusion]]> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 20:24:07 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/heartbleed1.jpg
Emails obtained by the News-4 I-Team show office administrators of the U.S House of Representatives are scanning their IT system to protect against the “Heartbleed” computer vulnerability.

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<![CDATA[Court Documents Reveal Witness to Charles Severance's Guns]]> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 22:27:47 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/sketch-severance-background2.jpg
A recent court document from the lawyer for a man being investigated in connection with three high-profile murders in Alexandria, Va., sheds light on the alleged crimes and questions about his arrest.]]>
<![CDATA[Gunshot Victim Found in Northeast D.C.]]> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 23:33:31 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/210*120/0416-dc-police.jpg
D.C. police investigated a shooting Wednesday afternoon in Northeast.]]>
<![CDATA[Arrest Made in 2013 Southeast Triple Shooting]]> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 13:13:36 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/236*120/triple_shooting_in_southeast.png
Police have made an arrest in a triple shooting that left two men dead in southeast D.C. in July 2013.]]>
<![CDATA[Kathie Lee Joins Va. "Into the Woods" Production]]> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 12:09:53 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/Kathie+Lee+Gifford-722.jpg
The Today Show's Kathie Lee Gifford is bringing her talents to the D.C. area.

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<![CDATA[Bodies of Two Men Found Near I-295]]> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 21:27:22 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/police-tape-day-SHERIFF-shutterstock_5011405.jpg
The bodies of two men were found about 50 feet apart near Interstate 295 in Southeast Wednesday, D.C. police said.

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<![CDATA[Man Charged Following Standoff Near Tysons Corner]]> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 10:16:13 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/216*120/police+standoff+mclean.jpg
A McLean, Va., man is facing multiple fire-related charges after barricading himself inside his home for nearly eight hours.]]>
<![CDATA[Washington Monument Tickets Now Available]]> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 12:41:13 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/Washington+Monument+Scaffolding+030713.jpg
The National Park Service began accepting ticket reservations for the Washington Monument Wednesday.

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<![CDATA[Sherwood's Notebook: 'Security' in the News Again]]> Wed, 16 Apr 2014 09:03:09 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/4fa5cef4b1ced.preview-300.jpg
There’s good news about how the nation is keeping watch over the growing security bureaucracy in this country. But there’s bad news about what you’re going to have to do to make sure your District of...

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<![CDATA[D.C. ER Doctor Reflects on Boston Bombing]]> Tue, 15 Apr 2014 23:36:12 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/WRC_0000000006140322_1200x675_227982403892.jpg
A D.C. emergency room doctor reflects on her experiences working in Boston during last year's bombing. News4's Doreen Gentzler reports.]]>
<![CDATA[Suspects Wanted in Laurel Liquor Store Burglary]]> Tue, 15 Apr 2014 23:26:54 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/WRC_0000000006140316_1200x675_227977795791.jpg
Police say a Laurel liquor store was burglarized on two separate occassions, totaling more than $5,000 in stolen goods. News4's Erika Gonzalez reports.]]>
<![CDATA[Three More Firefighters to be Charged in Medric Mills Death]]> Tue, 15 Apr 2014 23:24:54 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/WRC_0000000006140230_1200x675_227975235715.jpg
News4's Mark Segraves has learned three more D.C. firefighters will be charged following the death of a D.C. man outside a firehouse earlier this year. Their lieutenant recently was approved for...]]>
<![CDATA[Sleet, Snow Wreck D.C. Cherry Blossoms]]> Tue, 15 Apr 2014 23:21:34 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/WRC_0000000006140218_1200x675_227971139554.jpg
News4's Jackie Bensen reports live from the Tidal Basin, where a round of mixed rain and snow made D.C.'s cherry blossoms look quite a bit different than earlier in the week.]]>
<![CDATA[Peeping Suspect May Have Recorded Victims on Phone]]> Tue, 15 Apr 2014 19:21:50 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/Jose+Reyes+Hernandez.jpg
Fairfax County police discovered an alarming, new variation on the crime of window peeping, which came to light with a recent arrest at a Merrifield area apartment complex.]]>
<![CDATA[New Details About State Delegate's Dropped Assault Case]]> Tue, 15 Apr 2014 20:12:56 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/Maryland+Delegate+Darren+Swain.jpg
Seven months after Maryland Delegate Darren Swain called police to report being robbed and beaten, News4 has obtained police documents that tell a different story. Prince George’s County Bureau Chief...

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<![CDATA[Flood Concerns in Fairfax County]]> Tue, 15 Apr 2014 19:07:43 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/WRC_0000000006139500_1200x675_227806275825.jpg
Fairfax County sent a storm water official to the Huntington area Tuesday to monitor the situation as water levels at Cameron Run quickly rose with all the rain. News4's Pat Collins reports.]]>
<![CDATA[Tree Crushes Cars in Woodley Park]]> Tue, 15 Apr 2014 19:06:58 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/WRC_0000000006139476_1200x675_227801155937.jpg
Tuesday's heavy rains caused a large tree to topple over in DC's Woodley park neighborhood, crushing at least two cars.]]>
<![CDATA[Messy Commute on a Rainy Day]]> Tue, 15 Apr 2014 19:06:41 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/WRC_0000000006138838_1200x675_227796547638.jpg
A day of rain is making for a tough ride to and from work. News4's Adam Tuss looks at the slow travel on wet roads.]]>
<![CDATA[Group Helps Veterans Suit Up for Interviews]]> Tue, 15 Apr 2014 19:32:53 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/WRC_0000000006139349_1200x675_227788355930.jpg
As veterans transition to civilian life, they have to adjust to many changes.]]>
<![CDATA[It's Tax Day And Time Is Running Out]]> Tue, 15 Apr 2014 17:39:29 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/110786789.jpg
People who wait until the last minute to file their tax returns likely owe money.

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