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Marco Rubio to Announce Foreign Policy

Marco Rubio to Announce Foreign Policy "Doctrine"

Republican presidential candidate Marco Rubio is set to unveil the foreign policy "doctrine" he would... Read »

May 12, 2015
Reid Hits NFL Over 'Racist' Redskins Name

Reid Hits NFL Over 'Racist' Redskins Name

Senate Democratic leader Harry Reid says the National Football League is more concerned with air in footballs than... Read »

May 12, 2015
Damned Either Way: Is Jeb Bush Trapped on Iraq?

Damned Either Way: Is Jeb Bush Trapped on Iraq?

The presumptive GOP 2016 hopeful either has to throw his brother under the bus, saying George W. Read »

May 12, 2015
Appeals Court Hears Arguments in McDonnell's Case

Appeals Court Hears Arguments in McDonnell's Case

Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell's fate is in the hands of three federal appeals court judges. Read »

May 12, 2015
D.C. Mayor Saying

D.C. Mayor Saying "Redskins" Again

D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser is changing her tune in an effort to bring the Washington Redskins back to Washington. Watch »

May 12, 2015
GROSS: Rand Paul Staffer Licks Super PAC's Camera

GROSS: Rand Paul Staffer Licks Super PAC's Camera

A New Hampshire staffer for Republican presidential candidate Rand Paul's campaign licked the camera of a liberal... Read »

May 11, 2015

"SNL" Skewers GOP Presidential Candidates

"Saturday Night Live" skewered Republicans running for the presidential nomination in a skit featuring the... Read »

May 11, 2015
LaRuby May Unofficial Winner of Ward 8 Seat

LaRuby May Unofficial Winner of Ward 8 Seat

The special election for Ward 8's D.C. Council seat may be too close to call but Brandon Todd took 42.42 percent of... Watch »

May 9, 2015
Florida Doctor Tied to NJ Sen. Menendez Due Back in Court

Florida Doctor Tied to NJ Sen. Menendez Due Back in Court

A Florida doctor charged with corruption alongside New Jersey Sen. Bob Menendez is due back in court. Read »

May 8, 2015
Jeb Bush Has Polling Problem With Conservatives

Jeb Bush Has Polling Problem With Conservatives

There are two ways to see how Jeb Bush could fare in the GOP presidential field based on NBC News' poll this week. Read »

May 6, 2015
Former House Speaker Jim Wright Dies at 92

Former House Speaker Jim Wright Dies at 92

Former House Speaker Jim Wright, who served more than three decades in the U.S. House of Representatives, has died... Watch »

May 6, 2015
Sherwood's Notebook: Spring Buds and Duds…

Sherwood's Notebook: Spring Buds and Duds…

It’s spring and a lot of things are blooming in Washington — except democracy. Read »

May 6, 2015
Chuck Norris Endorses Mike Huckabee for President

Chuck Norris Endorses Mike Huckabee for President

Mike Huckabee just announced Tuesday morning that he would be once again seeking the Republican nomination for... Read »

May 5, 2015
Director of D.C.'s 911 Call Center Steps Down

Director of D.C.'s 911 Call Center Steps Down

The director of D.C.'s 911 call center has stepped down after sources tell News4 she was forced to resigned. Watch »

May 5, 2015
Huckabee Launches 2016 Presidential Bid

Huckabee Launches 2016 Presidential Bid

Former Gov. Mike Huckabee has declared his candidacy for president in the hometown he shares with former President... Read »

May 5, 2015
Clinton Takes Hit, But Holds Edge Over GOP Rivals: Poll

Clinton Takes Hit, But Holds Edge Over GOP Rivals: Poll

More people hold "unfavorable" views of Hillary Clinton after weeks of scrutiny over her emails and... Read »

May 5, 2015
Va. AG: Abortion Clinics Can Be Exempted From New Standards

Va. AG: Abortion Clinics Can Be Exempted From New Standards

Virginia Democratic Attorney General Mark Herring says new strict building standards should not be applied... Read »

May 4, 2015
Carson, Fiorina Announce Run for President

Carson, Fiorina Announce Run for President

Ben Carson added his name to the race for president Monday morning, just hours after former Hewlett-Packard CEO... Watch »

May 4, 2015
Ex-Christie Aides Plead Not Guilty

Ex-Christie Aides Plead Not Guilty

Two former political allies of Republican New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie entered not guilty pleas Monday after they... Watch »

May 4, 2015

"I Am Running for President": Carly Fiorina Enters 2016 Race

Former technology executive Carly Fiorina says she is running for president. The Republican and one-time chief... Read »

May 4, 2015
Celebrating Asian-American and Pacific Islander Heritage
News4 is celebrating the impact that people of Asian-American and Pacific Islander heritage have had on our region. Read more
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