Investigating wrongdoing across D.C. area

Apr 18, 2014

Number of Heroin Deaths Soars in Md., Va.

Number of Heroin Deaths Soars in Md., Va.

The number of reported heroin deaths in Maryland and Virginia soared in recent years, the News4 I-Team learned.

Apr 18, 2014

U.S. House Office Administrators Scan for Heartbleed Intrusion

U.S. House Office Administrators Scan for Heartbleed Intrusion

Emails obtained by the News-4 I-Team show office administrators of the U.S House of Representatives are scanning their IT system to protect against the “Heartbleed” computer vulnerability.

Apr 10, 2014

Crowded Classrooms: More Students Mean More Portables

Crowded Classrooms: More Students Mean More Portables

Rapid population growth and school overcrowding push more local students into portable classrooms.

Apr 4, 2014

Congressional Staffers Earning Less on the Hill

Congressional Staffers Earning Less on the Hill

Congressional staffers have been suffering from a large pay cut. The News4 I-Team’s Scott MacFarlane reports.

Apr 3, 2014

Congress Demands Answers From VA After Senior Exec Rehired

Congress Demands Answers From VA After Senior Exec Rehired

At a congressional hearing Thursday, a House committee demanded answers from the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs about the rehiring of a senior executive who admitted to drinking and driving a...

Apr 3, 2014

House Committee Orders VA Explanation on Exec's Rehiring

House Committee Orders VA Explanation on Exec's Rehiring

The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs, one of the government’s largest employers, is under congressional scrutiny for its handling of a high-level employee in the wake of a News4 I-Team investigation.

Feb 26, 2014

Prescription for Error? Auto Refills

Prescription for Error? Auto Refills

Experts tell the News 4 I-Team taxpayers may be footing the bill for prescriptions billed in your name without your knowledge.

Feb 10, 2014

Surge in Sexual Assaults on Airplanes

Surge in Sexual Assaults on Airplanes

FBI agents have investigated at least four reports of sexual assaults aboard airplanes en route to Reagan National and Dulles International airports in recent months. In two cases, the attackers were...

Feb 10, 2014

Surge in Sexual Assaults on Airplanes

Surge in Sexual Assaults on Airplanes

FBI agents have investigated at least four reports of sexual assaults aboard airplanes en route to Reagan National and Dulles International airports in recent months. In two cases, the attackers were...

Jan 29, 2014

New Study Finds Heart Attack Risk Linked to Testosterone Therapy

New Study Finds Heart Attack Risk Linked to Testosterone Therapy

A new study is warning men to think twice before they start using testosterone therapy because it may double their risk of a heart attack.

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Smooth Sailing for Silver Line's Monday Commute

Smooth Sailing for Silver Line's Monday Commute

The Silver Line's first Monday morning commute went off without a hitch with most commuters enjoying the new connection between Northern Virginia and D.C.

McDonnell Children on Witness List in Corruption Trial

McDonnell Children on Witness List in Corruption Trial

Federal prosecutors have filed a list of 61 potential witnesses in the corruption trial of former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife. Among those on the witness list are Maureen McDonnell and the couple's...

Silver Line Leaves Some New Riders Confused

Silver Line Leaves Some New Riders Confused

The Silver Line got off to a smooth start during its first weekday commute, but there was some confusion among those new to metrorail.

Police: Woman Found Dead in Gaithersburg

Police: Woman Found Dead in Gaithersburg

Police said they were called to the 18000 block of Hallmark Court in the Flower Hill area around 10:30 a.m. They discovered a 47-year-old woman’s body and said it appears to be a homicide.

SoCal Lightning Strike Chaos "Like Scene Out of 'Jaws'"

SoCal Lightning Strike Chaos "Like Scene Out of 'Jaws'"

Beachgoers reported seeing a bright flash, hearing the sound of a loud explosion and witnessing the chaos that ensued along the coast during a fatal lightning strike in Venice on Sunday afternoon. "It was like a

Officials Closing D.C. Street to Remove Tree From Park

Officials Closing D.C. Street to Remove Tree From Park

Transportation officials in Washington say they're closing a stretch of 15th Street for several hours to remove a tree from Meridian Hill Park.