<![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, 01 Oct 2014 16:37:55 -0400 Wed, 01 Oct 2014 16:37:55 -0400 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[13-Year-Old D.C. Boy Killed by Best Friend: PD]]> Wed, 01 Oct 2014 16:23:04 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/Tyrin+Caldwell.jpg
D.C. police say a 13-year-old boy was shot and killed by his best friend Tuesday night in what is being investigated as a tragic accident.]]>
<![CDATA[Teen in Critical Condition After Shooting in Northeast]]> Wed, 01 Oct 2014 15:58:54 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/dcpolice2.jpg
Police say a teenager is in critical condition following a shooting near the Rhode Island Metro station in Northeast.]]>
<![CDATA[19-Year-Old Suspected in Bowie Slaying]]> Wed, 01 Oct 2014 16:35:46 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/Deon+Eugene+Warren.jpg
Olympic swimmer Michael Phelps was arrested and charged with DUI and other charges early Tuesday morning, News4 has confirmed.]]>
<![CDATA[Police: Man Accused of Theft Killed Employer's Wife]]> Wed, 01 Oct 2014 15:13:33 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/2014-10-01_0659_001.jpg
Police believe Royce Ratcliff and Angelina Occhiuzzo left their homes voluntarily, and may be in Angelina's car.]]>
<![CDATA[Michael Gardner Charged in New Sex Abuse Case]]> Wed, 01 Oct 2014 13:55:56 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/Michael-Gardner.jpg
A former Democratic official whose conviction for of abusing girls at his daughter's slumber party was overturned is facing a charge in a new case, officials announced Wednesday.]]>
<![CDATA[Sherwood's Notebook: Bowser Limits Exposure]]> Wed, 01 Oct 2014 09:51:27 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/mayor-composite-3.jpg
We'll get to the triumphant Nationals in a moment. But it's time for you to start paying attention to this unusual general election mayor's race.]]>
<![CDATA[Missing 16-Year-Olds Believed to Be Together]]> Wed, 01 Oct 2014 09:00:34 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/Angelina-and-Royce.jpg
Police believe Royce Ratcliff and Angelina Occhiuzzo left their homes voluntarily, and may be in Angelina's car.]]>
<![CDATA[Nats Park Preps for Post-Season]]> Wed, 01 Oct 2014 09:10:49 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/2014-10-01_0909.jpg
Even if you're not heading to an NLDS game, consider the celebration at The Yards nearby.]]>
<![CDATA[Missing 13-Year-Old D.C. Girl Found Safe]]> Wed, 01 Oct 2014 12:50:34 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/destiny-burton.jpg
Destiny Burton has been found safe.]]>
<![CDATA[Police Worried About Woman Missing From Rockville]]> Wed, 01 Oct 2014 06:29:10 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/bonnie-sue-green.jpg
Bonnie Sue Green was last seen around 1:30 p.m. Tuesday at her home in Rockville. Police say they're concerned for the emotional welfare]]>
<![CDATA[New Addition to Md.'s "Move Over" Law]]> Wed, 01 Oct 2014 08:42:33 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/WRC_0000000008028636_1200x675_336145987632.jpg
Drivers in Maryland now must move into an open lane away from tow trucks attending to roadside emergencies, or to slow to a reasonable safe speed, just as they are required to do when approaching police...]]>
<![CDATA[Minimum Wage Increases in Montgomery Co.]]> Wed, 01 Oct 2014 06:14:45 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/shutterstock_219935023.jpg
Some paychecks will be going up in Montgomery County, where a new minimum wage began Wednesday, going up from $7.25 to $8.40 per hour.

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<![CDATA[Va. Community Again Targeted With Hate Crime]]> Tue, 30 Sep 2014 23:34:20 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/0930-hindu.jpg
A man shot at a Bowie tennis and swim club Tuesday has died.]]>
<![CDATA[Deadly Agents Discovered at Bethesda NIH Campus ]]> Tue, 30 Sep 2014 21:30:31 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/NIH+sign+bethesda.jpg
Ricin, the plague and the neurotoxin that causes botulism are among some of the deadly agents recently uncovered in laboratories at the National Institutes of Health campus in Bethesda, Maryland.

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<![CDATA[NBC4 Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month]]> Tue, 30 Sep 2014 20:35:05 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/WRC_0000000008023311_1200x675_335895619642.jpg
NBC4 hosted a celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month Tuesday.]]>
<![CDATA[Suspect in U.Va. Case Linked to Other Crimes]]> Tue, 30 Sep 2014 20:20:03 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/harrington-suspect-jesse-matthew-2.jpg
As police build their case against Jesse Matthew in the disappearance of University of Virginia student Hannah Graham, investigators are also looking into possible links to other crimes, including...]]>
<![CDATA[4 Tips to Get Best Auto Loan]]> Wed, 01 Oct 2014 07:07:58 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/WRC_0000000008023012_1200x675_335861315749.jpg
If you're planning on looking into getting a new car, there are four things you should know before you visit the dealer's lot.]]>
<![CDATA[Post Deputy Political Editor Shares Details on White House Intruder]]> Tue, 30 Sep 2014 19:16:58 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/WRC_0000000008022012_1200x675_335823427744.jpg
News4's Jim Handly and Pat Lawson get the details from Washington Post Deputy Political Editor Peter Wallsten on just how insecure the White House really is.]]>
<![CDATA[Hot Talk: Playoff Beard Advice]]> Tue, 30 Sep 2014 19:15:27 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/WRC_0000000008021834_1200x675_335821891799.jpg
Hot 99.5's Kane offers beard advice to News4's Jim Handly and Doug Kammerer.]]>
<![CDATA[D.C. Bag Fee Costs Businesses Thousands in Fines]]> Tue, 30 Sep 2014 19:09:30 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/CA-PLASTIC-BAG-BAN-VO---00002727.jpg
The D.C. bag fee, which has raised millions of dollars to help clean up the Anacostia River, also cost local businesses thousands of dollars in fines.]]>
<![CDATA[Family: "Purge" Movie Led to Six Flags Fight]]> Wed, 01 Oct 2014 13:17:30 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/six+flags+america+traffic.jpg
Ricin, the plague and the neurotoxin that causes botulism are among some of the deadly agents recently uncovered in laboratories at the National Institutes of Health campus in Bethesda, Maryland.

Photo Credit: NBC4 Washington]]>
<![CDATA[PD: Drunk Teen Arrested for Attempted Stabbing]]> Tue, 30 Sep 2014 18:10:23 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/tlmd_handcuffs11.jpg
A drunk teen was arrested for attempting to stab several customers at First Down Sports Bar in Arlington Tuesday night, police said.]]>
<![CDATA[Man Commits Two Bank Robberies Within an Hour]]> Tue, 30 Sep 2014 12:39:13 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/bank+orbbery+suspect+stafford.jpg
Two bank robberies were committed within an hour of each other, and now deputies in Stafford County are looking for the suspect.]]>
<![CDATA[Phelps "Deeply Sorry" About DUI, Other Charges]]> Wed, 01 Oct 2014 13:21:11 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/tlmd_tlmd_080212_phelps20i.jpg
Phelps, the most decorated Olympian in history, botched his turn halfway through the 100-meter freestyle and finished next-to-last in a star-studded field at the U.S. national

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<![CDATA[Missing 16-Year-Old Girl Found Dead]]> Tue, 30 Sep 2014 15:10:21 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/Generic-Police-Lights-08211.jpg
Police in the City of Fairfax say a missing 16-year-old girl was found dead Monday afternoon, but foul play is not suspected.

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<![CDATA[Police: Teacher Had Sexual Relationship With Student]]> Tue, 30 Sep 2014 19:40:39 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/erica+mesa.jpg
Erica Mesa, a math teacher and coach at Colonial Forge High School, has been charged with three counts each of custodian indecent liberties and solicitation of a minor using a computer device.]]>
<![CDATA[Temporary Fix to Red Line After Rough Commute]]> Tue, 30 Sep 2014 20:15:58 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/2014-09-30_0906.jpg
Metro has placed a temporary fix on a cracked rail that caused significant delays during much of Tuesday morning's commute.

Photo Credit: Lauren Olivia Ruffin (@Ruffin)]]>
<![CDATA['Please Give Hannah's Family Info,' Morgan's Parents Plead]]> Tue, 30 Sep 2014 13:38:28 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/morgan-harrington-hannah-graham.jpg
The man accused of abducting missing college student Hannah Graham was returned to the Commonwealth Friday, after being arrested in Texas earlier in the week.

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<![CDATA[Delivery Driver Robbed on University of Maryland Campus]]> Tue, 30 Sep 2014 15:49:52 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/tlmd_police_fire_lights_generic.jpg
The victim, who is not affiliated with the university, told police he was approached by a man who showed him a gun and demanded his property.]]>
<![CDATA[Woman Stabbed Multiple Times After Robbery Attempt]]> Tue, 30 Sep 2014 12:47:14 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/216*120/2014-09-30_0626_001.png
A woman was stabbed multiple times by a would-be robber in Silver Spring, Maryland, Monday evening.]]>
<![CDATA[White House Intruder Went Much Farther Than First Reported]]> Mon, 29 Sep 2014 23:24:01 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/WRC_0000000008011992_1200x675_335373379620.jpg
News4's Shomari Stone reports outside the White House, where it was revealed a fence-jumper entered the heavily-guarded residence much farther than previously reported.]]>
<![CDATA[Man Pleads Not Guilty by Reason of Insanity in Laboy Shooting]]> Mon, 29 Sep 2014 20:55:17 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/WRC_0000000008003145_1200x675_334829123698.jpg
The cab driver accused of shooting Alexandria police officer Peter Laboy has pleaded not guilty by reason of insanity to all charges against him.]]>
<![CDATA[Quadriplegic Veteran Welcomed to New Home]]> Tue, 30 Sep 2014 11:01:06 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/0929-helpingahero.jpg
The parents of another teenager who went missing from the Charlottesville area say that they have been told that evidence links their daughter's case to the search for Hannah Graham -- as the desperate...

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<![CDATA[Apps to Help Manage Your Child's School Year]]> Mon, 29 Sep 2014 19:36:48 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/WRC_0000000008009741_1200x675_335092291988.jpg
News4's Angie Goff presents some helpful apps designed to simplify life for parents during the school year. These websites and smartphone applications can organize after-school activities for kids.]]>