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Part of Former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich's Sentence Vacated

Part of Former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich's Sentence Vacated

Five of the counts on which former Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich was convicted were overturned Tuesday. Watch »

Jul 22, 2015
GOP Field Grows to 16 as Ohio Gov. Kasich Announces 2016 Run

GOP Field Grows to 16 as Ohio Gov. Kasich Announces 2016 Run

Ohio's John Kasich, a blunt governor who embraces conservative ideals but disdains the political sport of bashing... Read »

Jul 21, 2015
Md. County Holds Public Hearing on English-Only Law

Md. County Holds Public Hearing on English-Only Law

The elected leaders of Frederick County are listening to what citizens have to say about a disputed ordinance... Read »

Jul 21, 2015
Montgomery Co. Council to Vote on Predatory Towing Bill

Montgomery Co. Council to Vote on Predatory Towing Bill

Predatory towing could be coming to an end in Montgomery County. A bill designed to change the rules is up for a... Watch »

Jul 21, 2015
Reaction to Trump-McCain Controversy From Vietnam Veterans Memorial

Reaction to Trump-McCain Controversy From Vietnam Veterans Memorial

Tom Sherwood went to the Vietnam Veterans Memorial to get reaction to Donald Trump's comments about Sen. Watch »

Jul 20, 2015
Why Donald Trump Will Stick Around

Why Donald Trump Will Stick Around

Because he doesn't need tens of millions of dollars from wealthy donors — a notoriously risk-averse crowd — the... Read »

Jul 20, 2015
Rubio Cancels N.H. Visit Due to Illness

Rubio Cancels N.H. Visit Due to Illness

U.S. Sen. Marco Rubio has canceled a two-day campaign swing in New Hampshire due to illness.

The Florida... Read »

Jul 20, 2015
McCain Calls Trump's Comments 'Totally Inappropriate

McCain Calls Trump's Comments 'Totally Inappropriate

Senator John McCain says Donald Trump owes an apology to all the prisoners of war he served with. Watch »

Jul 20, 2015
Walker: Trump 'Needs to Apologize' for McCain Comments

Walker: Trump 'Needs to Apologize' for McCain Comments

Wisconsin Gov. and Republican presidential candidate Scott Walker said Donald Trump "needs to apologize" for his... Read »

Jul 20, 2015
GOP Candidates Criticize Gun Ban in Military Offices

GOP Candidates Criticize Gun Ban in Military Offices

Republican presidential candidates Jeb Bush, Scott Walker and Donald Trump called Friday for an end to a ban on... Read »

Jul 17, 2015
Republicans Fire Back at Donald Trump

Republicans Fire Back at Donald Trump

The spiraling war of words between Donald Trump and his rivals. Watch »

Jul 17, 2015
Trump Sets His Personal Fortune at $10 Billion

Trump Sets His Personal Fortune at $10 Billion

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump filed financial documents with federal campaign regulators on... Read »

Jul 15, 2015
Sherwood's Notebook: Public Corruption There and Here

Sherwood's Notebook: Public Corruption There and Here

Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell lost big time in court last week. Read »

Jul 15, 2015
Chris Christie Headed to Maryland

Chris Christie Headed to Maryland

New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie is coming to Maryland for an announcement related to his presidential campaign. Read »

Jul 15, 2015
Bowser Talks Metro Safety, Donald Trump

Bowser Talks Metro Safety, Donald Trump

News4’s Tom Sherwood sat down with Mayor Muriel Bowser on WTOP radio today to discuss upcoming and debated issues. Watch »

Jul 14, 2015
Boston Mayor Says Trump Should Apologize or Stay Out of Boston

Boston Mayor Says Trump Should Apologize or Stay Out of Boston

Boston Mayor Marty Walsh has a message for Donald Trump: Apologize for your comments about Mexico or stay out of... Read »

Jul 14, 2015
DC Mayor Commends Response to Navy Yard False Alarm

DC Mayor Commends Response to Navy Yard False Alarm

Washington's mayor says the city's response to what turned out to be a false report of a shooting at the Washington... Read »

Jul 14, 2015
Pre-Trial Hearing Set in Ex-Speaker Hastert Hush-Money Case

Pre-Trial Hearing Set in Ex-Speaker Hastert Hush-Money Case

A status hearing is scheduled in the federal hush-money case against former U.S. House Speaker Dennis Hastert. Watch »

Jul 14, 2015
 Dirt Bike Riders Could Face More Jail Time in D.C.

Dirt Bike Riders Could Face More Jail Time in D.C.

People caught driving dirt bikes and all-terrain vehicles in the District would face increased jail time and fines... Watch »

Jul 14, 2015
School Board Member Attacked While Canvassing for Votes

School Board Member Attacked While Canvassing for Votes

Kathy Smith is running for Board of Supervisors and was out campaigning on Saturday Watch »

Jul 13, 2015
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