<![CDATA[NBC4 Washington - Local News]]> Copyright 2015 http://www.nbcwashington.com/news/local http://media.nbcbayarea.com/designimages/WASH+NBC4+BLUE.png NBC4 Washington http://www.nbcwashington.com en-us Fri, 27 Feb 2015 16:12:41 -0500 Fri, 27 Feb 2015 16:12:41 -0500 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Arlington Adding New Red Light Cameras in March]]> Fri, 27 Feb 2015 14:45:21 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/232*120/redlightcameras.JPG
The Arlington County Police Department announced the addition of several new red light cameras in March.

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<![CDATA[Finalists Drop Out of Search for New Metro GM]]> Fri, 27 Feb 2015 14:03:39 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/metro-shutterstock_413603.jpg
Metro must start a new search for a new general manager and CEO after all the finalists dropped out, according to Transportation Reporter Adam Tuss.

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<![CDATA[Michael Gardner Child Abuse Trial Delayed]]> Fri, 27 Feb 2015 12:39:06 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/Michael-Gardner.jpg
The new trial for Michael Gardner was delayed after he got a new lawyer. His previous conviction on charges he abused girls at his daughter's slumber party was overturned. News4's Richard Jordan reports.]]>
<![CDATA[All Hands on Deck Trash Collection in D.C.]]> Fri, 27 Feb 2015 12:22:25 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/WRC_0000000009621937_1200x675_405464131762.jpg
D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser calls for "all hands on deck" trash pickup as garbage piles up in some neighborhoods due to the snow. News4's Megan McGrath reports.]]>
<![CDATA[Bathroom Remodeling Trends]]> Fri, 27 Feb 2015 12:35:26 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/219*120/2015-02-27_1234.jpg
There are new remodeling trends when it comes renovating your bathroom; many people are making their bathrooms a show piece, just like a kitchen. Licensed contractor and host of "I Hate My Bathroom" Jeff Devlin...]]>
<![CDATA[Teens Last Seen Three Days Ago in Loudoun Co.]]> Fri, 27 Feb 2015 11:55:00 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/Christopher+Rhames+and+Stephan+Seaver.jpg
The Loudoun County Sheriff’s Office is looking for two teenagers last seen in the Purcellville area.]]>
<![CDATA[Trouble Collecting Trash in the District]]> Thu, 26 Feb 2015 21:32:29 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/WRC_0000000009612878_1200x675_405181507813.jpg
You might think its the snow preventing trucks from getting to overflowing trash cans in some areas of the city. But that wasn't the case in Adams Morgan, News4's Tom Sherwood explained.]]>
<![CDATA[Thursday Evening Forecast]]> Thu, 26 Feb 2015 19:47:31 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/WRC_0000000009615139_1200x675_405164611662.jpg
Storm Team4's Doug Kammerer has your Thursday, Feb. 26 evening weather forecast.]]>
<![CDATA[Charges Likely for Northern Va. Police Impersonator]]> Thu, 26 Feb 2015 19:52:26 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/0226-police-impersonator.jpg
Fairfax County Police are getting closer to filing charges against a man suspected of posing as an officer in that county and even on Interstate 270 in Maryland.]]>
<![CDATA[Max Scherzer on New Season With Nats]]> Thu, 26 Feb 2015 18:54:42 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/WRC_0000000009614811_1200x675_405113923872.jpg
News4's Jason Pugh catches up with the Nationals newest star pitcher, Max Scherzer, at Spring Training. Scherzer signed a 7-year, $210 million deal with the Nationals in January.]]>
<![CDATA[D.C. Mosque Vandalized Second Time in a Week]]> Thu, 26 Feb 2015 23:32:27 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/0224-mosque.jpg
Leaders of a Northeast Washington mosque that has been vandalized twice in the past week vow they will stay open.]]>
<![CDATA[AP Test Scores Improved Despite Snow Days]]> Thu, 26 Feb 2015 20:17:09 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/AP+Scores+022615.jpg
Last winter’s rash of snowstorms and school “snow days” didn’t damage the Advanced Placement test scores of Washington, D.C.-area public school students despite widespread concerns from parents, teachers...

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<![CDATA[Metro Board Foregoes Fare Increase]]> Thu, 26 Feb 2015 21:32:46 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/federal+triangle.jpg
The WMATA Board Thursday voted to forego fare increases and substantial cuts in service.

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<![CDATA[How Many Snow Days Have Schools Had So Far?]]> Thu, 26 Feb 2015 17:04:10 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/2015-02-17_1649.jpg
Check out how many snow days your school district has used this winter.

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<![CDATA[Katrina Ben Sentenced to Life in Death of Lover]]> Thu, 26 Feb 2015 20:03:58 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/Katrina+Ben.jpg
A traveling nurse convicted in October of the 2012 murder of her lover was sentenced to life without parole plus 20 years.]]>
<![CDATA[Man Wanted in Georgetown Armed Carjacking]]> Thu, 26 Feb 2015 16:43:18 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/0226-georgetown-carjackings.jpg
Police said they have arrested one man and are looking for another in connection with one armed carjacking and another attempted carjacking in Georgetown Wednesday afternoon.]]>
<![CDATA[Eagles Player Surprises Va. Teen; Will Take Her to Prom]]> Thu, 26 Feb 2015 16:45:32 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/228*120/2015-02-26_1345.png
A Loudoun County teen got the surprise of a lifetime Friday when Eagles linebacker Emmanuel Acho agreed to take her to prom.

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<![CDATA[Pot's Legal in D.C. -- But What Happens Now?]]> Thu, 26 Feb 2015 20:42:30 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/20150226+DC+POT+MAP.jpg
Possession of small amounts of marijuana is now legal in D.C., but that doesn't mean the matter is closed. Congress may still move to prohibit city leaders from enforcing the new law, and if it doesn't,...
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<![CDATA[Va. Residents Prepare for More Snow]]> Wed, 25 Feb 2015 23:22:36 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/WRC_0000000009602090_1200x675_404610115887.jpg
News4's Shomari Stone reports live from Alexandria, where many drivers are preparing for another round of snow.]]>
<![CDATA[Mornigside Police Investigated on Discrimination Allegations]]> Wed, 25 Feb 2015 20:43:22 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/Morningside+Police+Department.jpg
The lone female officer on a local police force is suing her department for discrimination. Prince George's County Bureau Chief Tracee Wilkins reports on a new investigation was announced last night.

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<![CDATA[Md. Firefighter Impersonator Gets 30 Days in Prison]]> Wed, 25 Feb 2015 19:40:18 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/1126-kevin-kraft.jpg
A Maryland man will spend 30 days in prison for impersonating a firefighter.]]>
<![CDATA[Untreated District Roads a Challenge for Trash Collectors]]> Wed, 25 Feb 2015 19:06:33 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/WRC_0000000009598681_1200x675_404465219891.jpg
A new coating of snow will be bad news for many neighborhoods in the District. As News4's Kristin Wright reports, untreated roads and sidewalks are proving to be a challenge for pedestrians and trash...]]>
<![CDATA[Mapping How Long It Takes to Fix DC Potholes]]> Wed, 25 Feb 2015 19:52:28 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/Potholes+022515.jpg
D.C.’s Department of Transportation says we’re headed straight into the worst stretch of pothole season. The News4 I-Team hit the streets to show you the newest technology and how long it really takes to fill a...

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<![CDATA[How to Know if Your Car Has Been Recalled]]> Wed, 25 Feb 2015 17:49:17 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/Parking+lot+generic+cars.jpg
Millions of drivers are behind the wheel of recalled cars, according to new research from Carfax.

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<![CDATA[Another Snow Day in the Books for Many Local Schools]]> Thu, 26 Feb 2015 15:16:44 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/214*120/snow+plow+feb+26.jpg
It snowed -- once again -- across the D.C. area Thursday morning, prompting several school systems to close or open late Thursday.
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<![CDATA[Online Calculator Lets You Estimate Savings by Teleworking ]]> Wed, 25 Feb 2015 16:54:33 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/shutterstock_215989576.jpg
Next week is National Telework Week -- yes, there really is such a thing. Financial website WalletHub.com has launched a new Telework Savings Calculator to help you figure out what you could save by working from...

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<![CDATA[Fire Damages Steve Madden Building in Georgetown]]> Wed, 25 Feb 2015 18:43:07 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/IMG_19744.JPG
A portion of M Street is closed in Georgetown after firefighters battled a structure fire in a building that includes two popular shops.

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