Investigating wrongdoing across D.C. area

May 28, 2014

Thousands of Free School Lunches Skipped Each Day in D.C. Area

Thousands of Free School Lunches Skipped Each Day in D.C. Area

Local school districts are losing access to millions of dollars in federal subsidies each month because of students skipping free or reduced-price school lunches. The News4 I-Team's Scott MacFarlane reports.

May 28, 2014

Thousands of Free School Lunches Skipped Daily

Thousands of Free School Lunches Skipped Daily

More than 60,000 low-income Washington, D.C.-area students are skipping school lunch each day, forgoing a free or reduced-price meal provided by taxpayers, according to a review of school district records by the...

May 24, 2014

D.C. Fire Chief Changes Sick Day Policy

D.C. Fire Chief Changes Sick Day Policy

Washington, D.C., Fire and Emergency Medical Services Chief Kenneth Ellerbe ordered a sweeping, though temporary, change to the agency’s sick time policy.

May 21, 2014

6,000 Maryland Drivers Subjected to Extra Scrutiny Last Year

6,000 Maryland Drivers Subjected to Extra Scrutiny Last Year

More than 6,000 Maryland drivers -- many of them senior citizens -- were subject to extra scrutiny and testing last year in order to keep their licenses.

May 13, 2014

Debate Increases Over Licensing Rules for Elderly Drivers

Debate Increases Over Licensing Rules for Elderly Drivers

As the number of elderly drivers in the D.C. area grows, so does the debate over licensing rules.

May 8, 2014

Districts Fall Short of Recommended School Psychologists

Districts Fall Short of Recommended School Psychologists

The News 4 I-Team looks at whether your local district meets the national recommendations for the number of school psychologists in your school.

May 7, 2014

Hundreds Arrested for Drugs on U.S. Capitol Grounds Since 2010

Hundreds Arrested for Drugs on U.S. Capitol Grounds Since 2010

Hundreds of arrests for drug possession throughout the U.S. Capitol complex in recent years raise concerns about funding of U.S. Capitol Police. The News4 I-Team's Scott MacFarlane reports.

May 11, 2014

400 Drug Arrests on Capitol Grounds Since 2010

400 Drug Arrests on Capitol Grounds Since 2010

Hundreds of arrests for drug possession throughout the U.S. Capitol complex in recent years raise concerns about funding of U.S. Capitol Police.

May 9, 2014

Spike in Patients Threatens to Stretch Mental Health Hospitals

Spike in Patients Threatens to Stretch Mental Health Hospitals

Virginia state mental health hospitals are grappling with a spike in admissions of emergency patients.

Apr 30, 2014

Half of Rio Restaurants Fail Underage Alcohol Compliance

Half of Rio Restaurants Fail Underage Alcohol Compliance

Some restaurants in one of the region's most prominent communities are under scrutiny for not following liquor laws designed to prevent underage kids from buying booze.

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Beauty Tool Causes House Fire, Displaces 8

Beauty Tool Causes House Fire, Displaces 8

Officials say a curling iron left on a bed caused a fire large enough to displace two Rockville families just a week before Christmas.

U.Va. Board Chair Decries 'Drive-By Journalism'

U.Va. Board Chair Decries 'Drive-By Journalism'

The chairman of U.Va.'s Board of Visitors ripped into Rolling Stone magazine, saying the magazine unfairly tarnished the school's image with a piece of "drive-by journalism."

Several Teens Arrested After Fight at Md. H.S.

Several Teens Arrested After Fight at Md. H.S.

Several teens were arrested Friday after a large fight broke out at Arundel High School in Gambrills, Maryland.

Gold Medalist Michael Phelps Pleads Guilty to DUI

Gold Medalist Michael Phelps Pleads Guilty to DUI

Olympic gold medal swimmer Michael Phelps pleaded guilty to drunken driving on Friday, almost three months after he was arrested after leaving a Baltimore casino.

Newseum to Display Items From Ferguson Protests

Newseum to Display Items From Ferguson Protests

The Newseum is displaying items from the protests and unrest in Ferguson, Missouri, as an extension of the Washington museum's exhibit about civil rights.

Beetle Sought After Boy, 15, Killed in Hit-and-Run

Beetle Sought After Boy, 15, Killed in Hit-and-Run

Virginia State Police are looking for a hit-and-run driver who killed a 15-year-old boy in Frederick County, Virginia.