<![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 Sun, 19 Apr 2015 15:06:04 -0400 Sun, 19 Apr 2015 15:06:04 -0400 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[New Search for Clues, Whereabouts of Hoggle Kids]]> Sun, 19 Apr 2015 10:48:19 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/WRC_0000000010186052_1200x675_430405699870.jpg
Authorities will again be searching for two Maryland children who disappeared last September, but police say they don't have any new leads.]]>
<![CDATA[Puppy Gets Stuck in 4-Inch Pipe]]> Sun, 19 Apr 2015 08:30:05 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/puppy+in+pipe+rescued.jpg
Responders gave the puppy food and oxygen while he was stuck inside.

Photo Credit: Montgomery County Fire & Rescue]]>
<![CDATA[Five Injured, Including Two Kids, in Clinton House Fire]]> Sun, 19 Apr 2015 15:03:56 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/clinton+house+fire.jpg
The adults were able to get out on their own, but the children had to be rescued by firefighters through a second-story window.

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<![CDATA[Two Arrested after Barricade Situation in Laurel]]> Sun, 19 Apr 2015 08:08:06 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/laurel+barricade+map.jpg
Authorities said three blocks of 8th Street were blocked off after police responded to a report of shots fired.]]>
<![CDATA[Crews Practice Metro Train Evacuation Scenario]]> Sun, 19 Apr 2015 07:57:07 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/Greenbelt+Metro+Station.jpg
During the exercise, emergency responders will simulate the evacuation of passengers from a Green Line train that is disabled on the tracks outside of Greenbelt.

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<![CDATA[Fire Rips Through Apartments, 27 Displaced]]> Sat, 18 Apr 2015 16:41:59 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/oxon+hill+apartment+fire.jpg
Firefighters and a building alarm got everyone out safely.

Photo Credit: Prince George's County Fire Department]]>
<![CDATA[Metro Police Arrest Graffiti Artist for Vandalism]]> Fri, 17 Apr 2015 23:44:24 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/mcconeghygraffiti.jpg
Metro Transit Police arrested a New York graffiti artist for vandalizing Metro railcars.

Photo Credit: Metro Transit Police]]>
<![CDATA[Vigil Held for Slain U. of Mary Washington Student]]> Sun, 19 Apr 2015 00:21:27 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/20150418+MaryWashington.jpg
Students at the University of Mary Washington are grieving. They held a private memorial for Grace Mann, a well-known classmate who was murdered. She had been fighting for student safety on campus.]]>
<![CDATA[University of Mary Washington Student Remembered by Classmates]]> Sat, 18 Apr 2015 19:17:50 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/WRC_0000000010182186_1200x675_430249027732.jpg
Grace Mann was in the student Senate and a well-known face on campus. In fact her friends say she was trying to make the University of Mary Washington a safer place for students.]]>
<![CDATA[Thousands Pack Earth Day Concert on National Mall]]> Sat, 18 Apr 2015 19:16:20 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/WRC_0000000010182369_1200x675_430249027998.jpg
Thousands are enjoying a beautiful day on the National Mall with a free concert and rally. Global Citizen 2015 Earth Day is encouraging people to fight climate change an poverty with a rock n' roll vibe.]]>
<![CDATA[Fairfax Officer in Child Porn Case Released on Bond, Resigns]]> Fri, 17 Apr 2015 23:43:20 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/budwalker.jpg
A former Fairfax County Police Public Information Officer who has been charged with possession of child pornography has been released on bond.

Photo Credit: NBCWashington.com]]>
<![CDATA[Mother Thanks Those Who Helped Deliver Baby at Fuddruckers]]> Fri, 17 Apr 2015 23:26:45 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/WRC_0000000010178704_1200x675_429961795565.jpg
A baby who was born last month at a Fuddruckers had a chance to meet the strangers who helped with her birth.]]>
<![CDATA[Meet Your Street: Livingston Road]]> Sun, 19 Apr 2015 08:20:41 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/WRC_0000000010178669_1200x675_429949507771.jpg
Melissa Mollet takes a look at the history around Livingston Road, which runs through Prince George's County, Maryland.]]>
<![CDATA[Woman Receives Father's WWII Letters]]> Fri, 17 Apr 2015 22:46:29 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/WRC_0000000010177644_1200x675_429902403830.jpg
A local woman received a box of letters her late father wrote to a pen pal during World War II. Darcy Spencer reports.]]>
<![CDATA[Verizon to Offer Custom TV Packages]]> Fri, 17 Apr 2015 22:42:42 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/WRC_0000000010177169_1200x675_429879363722.jpg
Verizon Fios says it will begin offering a custom TV package to compete with services like Netflix and Hulu.]]>
<![CDATA[Complaints Against Advanced Towing Continue to Pile Up]]> Sun, 19 Apr 2015 01:38:40 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/Advanced+Towing+040215.jpg
Accusations of predatory practices by Advanced Towing in Arlington County outnumber those against all other towing companies combined.]]>
<![CDATA[Talk Around Town: Kansas Restricts Welfare Benefits]]> Fri, 17 Apr 2015 20:05:51 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/WRC_0000000010177000_1200x675_429877315600.jpg
WHUR's Troy Johnson talks about a new Kansas law that limits how welfare recipients can spend welfare money.]]>
<![CDATA[UMW Student Charged in Roommate's Death]]> Sat, 18 Apr 2015 07:45:15 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/grace+selfie+thanksgiving+crop.jpg
A University of Mary Washington student is suspected in the death of his roommate in Fredericksburg, Virginia, Friday.]]>
<![CDATA[Road Rage Incident Leads to Smashed Porsche]]> Sat, 18 Apr 2015 13:20:38 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/road+rage+smashed+porsche.jpg
Police said they received reports of an ongoing road rage incident between two drivers on the Route 7 Bypass between West Market Street and South King Street.]]>
<![CDATA[11-Year-Old Boy Replaces 4-Year-Old Boy's Stolen Wheelchair]]> Fri, 17 Apr 2015 20:17:48 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/214*120/2015-04-17_1646.png
Joshua Romero, 4, had his wheelchair stolen Thursday by a suspect caught on surveillance video.
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<![CDATA[White House Fence Jumper Pleads Guilty to Charges]]> Fri, 17 Apr 2015 16:22:40 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/Dominic+Adesanya+courtroom+sketch.jpg
Dominic Adesanya, 23, formerly of Bel Air, Maryland, was taken down by Secret Service officers and K-9 units after he got over the fence on Oct. 24

Photo Credit: Art Lien/Background AFP/Getty Images]]>
<![CDATA[I-Team: Capitol Police Seize Guns Near Complex]]> Fri, 17 Apr 2015 20:24:15 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/capitol+police+generic.jpg
U.S. Capitol police have stopped at least 13 people from carrying guns on or near Capitol grounds since 2012, according to an investigation by the News4 I-Team.

Photo Credit: AFP/Getty Images
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<![CDATA[Bethesda Man Charged in Car Fires]]> Fri, 17 Apr 2015 14:58:39 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/carfiresandsuspect.jpg
Montgomery County police have arrested and charged a Bethesda man with setting fire to three vehicles in Bethesda.]]>
<![CDATA[Silver Spring Club Owner Pleads Guilty to Drug Trafficking]]> Fri, 17 Apr 2015 23:29:37 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/Jason+Miskiri.jpg
Jason Miskiri used the drug proceeds to open the Society Lounge, a club located on Georgia Avenue in Silver Spring.]]>
<![CDATA[Karate Teacher Accused of Sexually Abusing Kids]]> Fri, 17 Apr 2015 23:47:57 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/karate+teacher.jpg
Police say a Montgomery County karate instructor accused of sexually abusing several boys fled the United States.]]>
<![CDATA[Woman Found Dead After Kids Spotted Outside]]> Fri, 17 Apr 2015 21:58:42 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/Bonnie+Black.jpg
Police say a single mother of two was found dead inside an Arlington County home Friday morning after someone spotted her children outside in their pajamas.]]>
<![CDATA[Missing Boy, 11, Found Safe]]> Fri, 17 Apr 2015 09:07:32 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/marquell+boyd.jpg
Hyattsville City Police say a missing 11-year-old boy has been found safe.]]>
<![CDATA[Doctor Goes to Crash Victim's Rescue on Key Bridge]]> Thu, 16 Apr 2015 23:32:22 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/Key+Bridge+Crash+Scene+041615.jpg
An emergency resident at George Washington University Hospital helped save a man’s life while on his way home after his shift early Thursday morning.

Photo Credit: NBC Washington]]>
<![CDATA[Va. Teen Raises Siblings While Both Parents Deployed]]> Thu, 16 Apr 2015 22:45:55 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/WRC_0000000010164626_1200x675_429435971884.jpg
West Point-bound Caleb Parsons was named Military Child of the Year for raising his younger siblings while his parents were both deployed. Kristin Wright reports from the award ceremony, where Caleb's mother...]]>
<![CDATA[WATCH: 4-Year-Old Boy's Wheelchair Stolen]]> Fri, 17 Apr 2015 08:33:40 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/4-year-olds+wheelchair+stolen+surveillance+video.jpg
Someone took a 4-year-old boy's wheelchair from the lobby of a Langley Park, Maryland, apartment building this week, according to Prince George's County Police.
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<![CDATA[Images From Promise Night Awards at Howard Theatre]]> Thu, 16 Apr 2015 21:56:29 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/180*120/DSC_4712.jpg
News4's Barbara Harrison hosted America's Promise Alliance's Promise Night Awards at The Howard Theatre in Washington, D.C., April 15. The event honored individuals for their significant contributions to...

Photo Credit: Tony Brown for MBK Photo]]>
<![CDATA[Two Juveniles Shot in Southeast D.C.]]> Thu, 16 Apr 2015 23:33:39 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/SE+DC+Juveniles+Shot+041615.jpg
Two juveniles were shot in southeast D.C. Thursday evening, the Metropolitan Police Department confirmed.

Photo Credit: NBC Washington]]>
<![CDATA[Maryland Prisoners Train Rescue Dogs for New Life]]> Thu, 16 Apr 2015 21:13:19 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/WRC_0000000010165116_1200x675_429380163791.jpg
Rescue dogs are getting a chance at a better life thanks to training by inmates at the Patuxent Institute in Jessup, Maryland. As Wendy Rieger reports, the Washington Animal Rescue League program helps both the...]]>
<![CDATA[Injured Soldiers Allege Abuse by Commanders]]> Thu, 16 Apr 2015 21:06:31 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/WRC_0000000010165165_1200x675_429380675588.jpg
Injured soldiers at Warrior Transition Units around the country have filed hundreds of complaints against commanders, alleging abuse, harassment and a lack of care, according to an NBC investigation.]]>
<![CDATA[Alexandria Lacks Firefighters to Staff New Station]]> Thu, 16 Apr 2015 21:05:21 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/WRC_0000000010165107_1200x675_429377603972.jpg
Alexandria city officials backed off a plan to hold a ribbon-cutting this weekend for their newest fire station because while the building is finished, there are no firefighters to staff it.]]>
<![CDATA[Couple Threatened With $750K Fine Reunited With Dog]]> Thu, 16 Apr 2015 20:01:51 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/217*120/find-ollie-dc.jpg
A D.C. couple threatened with a $750,000 fine for where they posted missing dog fliers has reunited with Ollie.]]>
<![CDATA[Former D.C. Councilman Goes to Work at Strip Club]]> Fri, 17 Apr 2015 09:56:09 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/Jim+Graham+041615.jpg
Former D.C. Council member Jim Graham has found a new calling as a nude dancing impresario.

Photo Credit: NBC Washington]]>
<![CDATA[Changes to White House Fence Proposed]]> Thu, 16 Apr 2015 21:23:55 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/white+house+fence+cover.jpg
A permanent replacement fence is expected to be completed by the end of 2016 and would likely include iron spikes.]]>