<![CDATA[NBC4 Washington - Local News]]>Copyright 2017http://www.nbcwashington.com/news/local http://media.nbcnewyork.com/designimages/WASH+NBC4+BLUE.png NBC4 Washington http://www.nbcwashington.comen-usTue, 24 Jan 2017 10:39:56 -0500Tue, 24 Jan 2017 10:39:56 -0500NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Man Shot in Face During Job Fair Outside Nationals Park]]> Tue, 24 Jan 2017 10:39:35 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/167*120/photo121208002.jpg
At least one man was injured in a shooting outside Nationals Park in Southeast Washington Tuesday morning.

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<![CDATA[4 Free Fitness Apps You Can Use at Home]]> Tue, 24 Jan 2017 07:32:29 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/2017-01-24_0731.png
Have you kept up with your New Year's Resolution to be healthy and fit? Don't feel bad if the answer is no. We found four apps to help you stay on track and the best part is they're all free!]]>
<![CDATA[Shake Shack Gives Away Free Burgers to New App Users]]> Tue, 24 Jan 2017 06:02:40 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/Shack+App.jpeg
Shake Shack is giving away free burgers to people who download its new mobile ordering app.

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<![CDATA[Car Stolen in Alexandria With Child Inside]]> Mon, 23 Jan 2017 16:52:51 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/shutterstock_545593015+%281%29.jpg
A mother left her child in a running car as she went to use an ATM in Alexandria on Monday -- and a thief stole the car with the child still inside, police say.

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<![CDATA[Montgomery County Executive Vetoes Minimum Wage Hike Bill]]> Tue, 24 Jan 2017 05:19:37 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/20130501Leggett.jpg
The current minimum wage is $11.50 per hour, and the bill would have incrementally increased the wage to $12.50 per hour in 2018, $13.75 per hour in 2019, and $15 per hour in 2020.]]>
<![CDATA['She's Someone's Child': Police Work to ID Murder Victim]]> Tue, 24 Jan 2017 05:50:34 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/hillcrest+heights+murder+victim2.jpg
Prince George's County police have released a new composite sketch of a homicide victim they have not been able to identify.]]>
<![CDATA[Metro to Run Extra Trains Friday for March for Life]]> Mon, 23 Jan 2017 21:40:34 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-515762974-%281%29.jpg
Metro plans to add extra midday rail service for Friday's March for Life rally, officials announced Monday.

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<![CDATA[Man Pleaded Guilty in Wounding, Death of Md. Firefighters]]> Mon, 23 Jan 2017 20:53:23 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/court-gavel-generic-law.jpg
A Maryland homeowner pleaded guilty to weapon possession on Friday after a 2016 incident where he allegedly shot two Prince George’s County firefighters, killing one.Darrell Lumpkin pleaded...

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<![CDATA[Man Gets Life for Pipe Bomb Explosions Near Deputies’ Homes]]> Mon, 23 Jan 2017 20:02:13 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/Laurence+Stewary+Mug+Shot+AP.jpg
A Virginia man received a life sentence for detonating pipe bombs near the homes of two Stafford County sheriff's deputies in a crime spree that spanned thousands of miles to Montana.

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<![CDATA[Langley Park Residents Discuss Purple Line Hopes, Concerns]]> Mon, 23 Jan 2017 19:37:20 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/WRC_0000000017506231_1200x675_861046851530.jpg
The Purple Line light rail project has been in the works for over a decade, but some people living along the line said they have mixed feelings about how it could impact their lives. News4's Aimee Cho reports.]]>
<![CDATA[Women's March on Washington: What's Next?]]> Mon, 23 Jan 2017 19:16:11 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/WRC_0000000017506052_1200x675_861026883759.jpg
Now that the Women's March is over, what happens next? Groups are urging those who rallied to continue to make their voices heard. News4's Kristin Wright reports.]]>
<![CDATA[Woman Who Killed Husband's Ex-Wife Over Alimony Sentenced to Life]]> Mon, 23 Jan 2017 19:07:22 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/WRC_0000000017506158_1200x675_861043779584.jpg
After a jury convicted her twice, a Montgomery County judge handed down a life sentence to a woman for the murder of her husband's ex-wife. Raminder Kaur shot and killed Preeta Gabba at Gabba's home in...]]>
<![CDATA[DC Police Still Seeking Some Inauguration Day Vandals]]> Mon, 23 Jan 2017 18:58:59 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/012317+peter+newsham.jpg
Days after 235 people were charged with felony rioting on Inauguration Day, the D.C. police chief says arrests may be ongoing.]]>
<![CDATA[Western Union to Pay $586M for Aiding Wire Fraud]]> Mon, 23 Jan 2017 18:31:17 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/western+union.jpg
Western Union will pay more than $500 million for allowing scam victims’ money to be transferred to criminals, according to the government.]]>
<![CDATA[Chefs to Raise Money for DC Hunger Charities]]> Mon, 23 Jan 2017 13:41:01 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/WRC_0000000017501311_1200x675_860786243967.jpg
Chefs from D.C. and across the country will raise money this weekend for D.C. charities that work to fight hunger and poverty. Chef Tim Ma of Kyirisan talks with News4's Eun Yang about the two Sips & Suppers...]]>
<![CDATA[Maryland Worker Dies After SUV Crashes Into Garbage Truck]]> Mon, 23 Jan 2017 19:18:18 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/012317+marcus+colbert.jpg
A man working on a garbage truck in Prince George's County, Maryland, was killed Monday after an SUV driver crashed into the truck.

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<![CDATA[Missing Woman Was Last Seen a Week Ago, Police Say]]> Mon, 23 Jan 2017 09:55:03 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/tawanna+williams.jpg
Police in Washington, D.C., are searching for a woman who has been missing for a week.]]>
<![CDATA[Charities Collect Metro Cards After Inauguration, March]]> Mon, 23 Jan 2017 16:40:40 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/Metro+Inauguration.jpg
After hundreds of thousands of people descended on D.C. for the inauguration and the Women's March, two local charities are asking out-of-town visitors to donate their no-longer-needed SmarTrip cards.
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<![CDATA[Resident Found Safe After Fire Destroys Clarksburg Home]]> Mon, 23 Jan 2017 09:01:20 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/232*120/2017-01-23_0534.png
One person is unaccounted for after a fire tore through a home in Clarksburg, Maryland, Monday morning.]]>
<![CDATA[Driver Fleeing Traffic Stop Fires Shots at Police Officer]]> Mon, 23 Jan 2017 19:10:02 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/216*120/2017-01-23_0524.png
Fairfax County police are looking for the person who shot at a police cruiser in the Great Falls area early Monday morning.]]>
<![CDATA[Computer Glitch Temporarily Halts United Airlines Domestic Flights]]> Sun, 22 Jan 2017 23:44:15 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/WRC_0000000017491890_1200x675_860431427671.jpg
A computer glitch Sunday night temporarily halts United Airlines Domestic flights. News4's Shomari Stone reports from Reagan National Airport.]]>
<![CDATA[Crews Working to Take Down Inauguration Fencing, Stages]]> Sun, 22 Jan 2017 23:37:25 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/Lincoln_Memorial.jpg
Crews worked into the night Sunday to take down some of the structures put up for President Trump's inauguration. The National Mall and the Lincoln Memorial should be back to normal soon, but News4's Darcy...]]>
<![CDATA[Union Station Briefly Evacuated After Fire Alarm Goes Off]]> Sun, 22 Jan 2017 19:31:58 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/Union+Station1.jpg
Union Station in Northeast D.C. has been evacuated Sunday evening after a fire alarm went off, fire officials say.

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<![CDATA[Inauguration Cleanup Could Stretch Into March]]> Sun, 22 Jan 2017 19:12:20 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/WRC_0000000017490761_1200x675_860338755611.jpg
Crews were busy Sunday cleaning up after the inauguration of President Donald Trump and the Women's March on Washington. News4's Darcy Spencer reports on the progress so far, and how much longer it could take.]]>
<![CDATA[Prince George's Co. Officer Helps Save Driver After Crash]]> Sun, 22 Jan 2017 19:11:19 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/WRC_0000000017490763_1200x675_860337731895.jpg
A Prince George's County Police officer and some strangers help rescue a man from a fiery car. News4's Derrick Ward reports.]]>
<![CDATA[Metrorail Trips for Women's March Top 1 Million]]> Sun, 22 Jan 2017 17:42:44 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/DC+metro+train+front.jpg
Metro said over the two days of the presidential inauguration and Women‘s March, trains, buses, and paratransit served over 2 million passenger trips. Metrorail trains provided 1.6 million trips over the...

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<![CDATA[2 Dead After Speeding Car Crashes Into Tree, Authorities Say]]> Mon, 23 Jan 2017 16:28:33 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/Car+Crash14.jpg
Authorities said the deputy was running radar and spotted a vehicle traveling at a high rate of speed along Route 606 (Old Ox Road) near Dulles West Boulevard around 1:30 a.m. Sunday.

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<![CDATA[Metro Stations Jam-Packed as Women's Marchers Disperse]]> Sat, 21 Jan 2017 13:12:46 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/175*120/GettyImages-632291180_master.jpg
Metro stations are packed and more than a dozen parking facilities were full before noon Saturday as hundreds of thousands of participants headed to downtown D.C. for the Women's March on Washington.

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<![CDATA[Accused Inauguration Day Rioters Make Court Appearance]]> Sun, 22 Jan 2017 08:21:12 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/AP_17020626620789-trump-washington-dc-protest-inauguration.jpg
Most of those arrested would be charged with felony rioting, with a possible sentence of up to 10 years in prison and a fine of up to $25,000.

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<![CDATA['United & Empowered:' What Women's Marchers Had to Say]]> Sat, 21 Jan 2017 15:40:55 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/160*214/2017-01-21_1442.jpg
As crowds packed the National Mall on Saturday for the Women's March on Washington, many attendees paused to share what they were feeling.

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<![CDATA[Legendary Announcer Charlie Brotman Welcomes Women's March to Washington]]> Sat, 21 Jan 2017 18:39:52 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/WRC_0000000017486696_1200x675_859914819862.jpg
A day after he didn't announce the inauguration for the first time since 1957, 89-year-old Charlie Brotman welcomed the organizers of the Women's March to Washington.]]>
<![CDATA[Signs Spotted at the Women's March on Washington]]> Sat, 21 Jan 2017 15:45:52 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/160*120/march-b-image1.JPG
Participants at the Women's March on Washington had a lot to say. Here's a selection of signs spotted on and around the National Mall.

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<![CDATA[Inauguration Puts the District on Display]]> Fri, 20 Jan 2017 23:56:23 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/WRC_0000000017482672_1200x675_859575363531.jpg
An introspective look at Inauguration Day with News4's Tom Sherwood, who has seen every inauguration since Richard Nixon's in 1969.]]>
<![CDATA[Women's March Mosaic: Social Posts from Washington, DC]]> Sat, 21 Jan 2017 15:16:19 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/dc-social-mosaic.jpg
The day after President Donald Trump's inauguration, hundreds of thousands of people gathered in rallies and marches across the globe in support of women's rights. The largest such march was in Washington D.C....]]>
<![CDATA[Riders Pack Metro en Route to Women's March]]> Sat, 21 Jan 2017 15:28:56 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/180*120/GettyImages-632290756_master.jpg
Metro stations were packed and more than a dozen parking facilities were full before noon Saturday as participants headed to downtown D.C. for the Women's March on Washington.

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