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Former D.C. Mayors to Celebrate Bowser's Birthday
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Former D.C. Mayors to Celebrate Bowser's Birthday

The Democratic mayoral nominee in the nation's capital is turning 42, and a who's who of local politics is helping her celebrate. Read »

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Schwartz Touts Education Record in D.C. Mayoral Bid

Schwartz Touts Education Record in D.C. Mayoral Bid

Former D.C. council member Carol Schwartz says she has a stronger record on education than either of her... Read »

Jul 30, 2014
McAuliffe 'Heartsick' Over Cantor's Primary Loss

McAuliffe 'Heartsick' Over Cantor's Primary Loss

Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe says the unexpected loss by Republican Eric Cantor in last month's GOP primary... Watch »

Jul 30, 2014
CA Has 1st Openly Gay Governor - For Part of Day

CA Has 1st Openly Gay Governor - For Part of Day

For eight or nine hours on Wednesday, California Assembly Speaker Toni Atkins will be acting as the state's... Read »

Jul 30, 2014
Prosecutors: McDonnells Indulged in Gifts, Favors From CEO

Prosecutors: McDonnells Indulged in Gifts, Favors From CEO

The ex-CEO at the heart of the ongoing corruption trial of former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife, Maureen,... Watch »

Jul 30, 2014
Sherwood's Notebook: How They Really Feel

Sherwood's Notebook: How They Really Feel

There was lots of swooning last week when President Barack Obama deigned to embrace statehood for the District. Read »

Jul 30, 2014
Former D.C. Councilmember Reports to Federal Prison

Former D.C. Councilmember Reports to Federal Prison

Former D.C. Councilmember Michael A. Brown reported to federal prison Tuesday. Read »

Jul 30, 2014
Obama Taking 4 Letter Writers to Dinner

Obama Taking 4 Letter Writers to Dinner

Carrie Dann joins Eun Yang in the studio to discuss President Obama's trip to Kansas City as well as what... Watch »

Jul 29, 2014
Lawyer: CEO Became Maureen McDonnell's 'Favorite Playmate'

Lawyer: CEO Became Maureen McDonnell's 'Favorite Playmate'

Lawyers for former Virginia first lady Maureen McDonnell said in court Tuesday that her marriage had broken down by... Watch »

Jul 29, 2014
D.C. Mayor Signs Bill Banning Styrofoam

D.C. Mayor Signs Bill Banning Styrofoam

Mayor Vincent Gray has signed a bill banning the use of plastic foam food containers in the District of Columbia. Watch »

Jul 29, 2014
Stay Granted in D.C. Gun Ban Case

Stay Granted in D.C. Gun Ban Case

A federal judge granted the District of Columbia's request to stay his decision on overturning the city's ban... Watch »

Jul 29, 2014
Proposed Texas Shelter For Child Immigrants Would Be Largest in US

Proposed Texas Shelter For Child Immigrants Would Be Largest in US

Authorities are considering a bid to build a shelter in West Texas that would be the largest in the Read »

Jul 28, 2014
House and Senate Reach VA Deal

House and Senate Reach VA Deal

Carrie Dann has details about a $15 billion deal to reform the VA that will be unveiled Monday.You can also... Watch »

Jul 28, 2014
O'Malley, Clergy Meet on Helping Border Children

O'Malley, Clergy Meet on Helping Border Children

Clergy members met with Gov. Martin O'Malley on Monday for the second time in a week to discuss plans to... Read »

Jul 28, 2014
Warner, Gillespie Trade Jabs in Senate Debate

Warner, Gillespie Trade Jabs in Senate Debate

Democratic U.S. Sen. Mark Warner and Republican challenger Ed Gillespie had a heated exchange over women's... Watch »

Jul 27, 2014
AP Source: Cuccinelli Subpoenaed in McDonnell Trial

AP Source: Cuccinelli Subpoenaed in McDonnell Trial

A person familiar with the situation has told The Associated Press that former Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli is a... Read »

Jul 25, 2014
Jury Selected in McDonnell Corruption Trial

Jury Selected in McDonnell Corruption Trial

A jury has been selected in the corruption trial of former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife, Maureen. Watch »

Jul 28, 2014
[DC] 3 Central American Presidents Meet Over Border Crisis

[DC] 3 Central American Presidents Meet Over Border Crisis

The White House is considering refugee status for some children trying to escape drug violence in their... Watch »

Jul 25, 2014
Va. Gov. McAuliffe to Tour Tornado Damage

Va. Gov. McAuliffe to Tour Tornado Damage

Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe will tour a campground on the Eastern Shore where two people were killed and... Read »

Jul 25, 2014
House Republican Suggests Returning D.C. to Md.

House Republican Suggests Returning D.C. to Md.

"...[Y]ou'd have to be high to think that Congress or anyone else is going to support making the District... Read »

Jul 24, 2014
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NBC4 launched Camp4Kids in 1993, in partnership with the community -- viewers and businesses alike. Since then, we've sent hundreds of kids to camp. Here's how you can help! Read more
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