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FBI, Virginia State Senators Discussed Corruption

FBI, Virginia State Senators Discussed Corruption

Virginia state senators quietly met with FBI officials for a private briefing on how not to run afoul of... Read »

Oct 9, 2014
Secret Service Prostitution Scandal Resurfaces

Secret Service Prostitution Scandal Resurfaces

The White House is once again distancing itself from the 2012 Secret Service prostitution scandal, which... Watch »

Oct 9, 2014
Va. Senate Candidates Spar on Issues

Va. Senate Candidates Spar on Issues

Northern Virginia Bureau Chief Julie Carey reports on gay marriage, immigration, and other issues in the race... Watch »

Oct 8, 2014
D.C. Council to Hold Hearing on Stop and Frisk

D.C. Council to Hold Hearing on Stop and Frisk

The D.C. Council will hold a hearing on the use of stop-and-frisk tactics by city police. Read »

Oct 8, 2014
Sherwood's Notebook: A Picked-Apart Endorsement!

Sherwood's Notebook: A Picked-Apart Endorsement!

We thought this heavily Democratic city would be excited by President Barack Obama’s written statement this... Read »

Oct 8, 2014
D.C. Council Approves Record Sealing for Pot Crimes

D.C. Council Approves Record Sealing for Pot Crimes

Lawmakers in the nation's capital continued a push toward liberalizing its marijuana laws on Tuesday, approving... Read »

Oct 7, 2014
Brown, Hogan, Duel Over Economy in 1st Debate

Brown, Hogan, Duel Over Economy in 1st Debate

Democratic Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown and Republican Larry Hogan have continued dueling over how to make... Read »

Oct 15, 2014
Voters Favor Incumbent Sen. Warner: Survey

Voters Favor Incumbent Sen. Warner: Survey

With less than a month until Election Day, Virginia Sen. Mark Warner still holds a commanding lead over... Read »

Oct 7, 2014
D.C. Council to Vote on Medical Pot, Record Sealing

D.C. Council to Vote on Medical Pot, Record Sealing

The D.C. Council is poised to make further changes to marijuana laws in the nation's capital as residents... Read »

Oct 7, 2014
Gillespie, Warner Face Off in NBC4 Debate

Gillespie, Warner Face Off in NBC4 Debate

U.S. Sen. Mark Warner and Republican challenger Ed Gillespie each claim they would be the more independent voice if... Watch »

Oct 8, 2014
Gov. Perry Creates Infectious Disease Task Force

Gov. Perry Creates Infectious Disease Task Force

The first diagnosed case of Ebola in the United States, and the revelation that dozens of others in Texas are... Watch »

Oct 6, 2014
President Obama Criticized on Foreign Policy

President Obama Criticized on Foreign Policy

NBC political writer Carrie Dann has the latest on what former Defense Secretary and CIA Director Leon Panetta said... Watch »

Oct 6, 2014
First Same-Sex Couples Marry in Va.

First Same-Sex Couples Marry in Va.

Just hours after the U.S. Supreme Court cleared the way by turning away several appeals, gay couples have... Watch »

Oct 6, 2014
Obama Endorses Muriel Bowser for D.C. Mayor

Obama Endorses Muriel Bowser for D.C. Mayor

President Barack Obama has endorsed Muriel Bowser in D.C.'s mayoral race, reports News4's Tom Sherwood. Watch »

Oct 6, 2014
3 Agencies Handle D.C. Parking Tix; Bill Could Fix

3 Agencies Handle D.C. Parking Tix; Bill Could Fix

Among other things, the bill would streamline the handling of parking tickets in the District of Read »

Oct 6, 2014
McAuliffe Says He Was Unaware of Job Offer to Sen's Daughter

McAuliffe Says He Was Unaware of Job Offer to Sen's Daughter

Virginia Democratic Gov. Terry McAuliffe says he was unaware his chief of staff made a potential job offer to... Read »

Oct 3, 2014
Catania’s First Nats Game

Catania’s First Nats Game

Game 1 of the NLDS is also game one for D.C. mayoral candidate David Catania. Read »

Oct 3, 2014
Billionaire Casino Magnate Puts Up Money to Defeat Florida Pot Measure

Billionaire Casino Magnate Puts Up Money to Defeat Florida Pot Measure

A billionaire casino magnate is putting up more money to defeat a proposal to legalize medical... Read »

Oct 3, 2014
D.C. Council to Consider Revenge Porn Bills

D.C. Council to Consider Revenge Porn Bills

The bills would make it a crime to distribute sexually explicit photos or videos taken for private use during... Read »

Oct 3, 2014
Hillary Clinton on Grandmotherhood:

Hillary Clinton on Grandmotherhood: "I Highly Recommend It!"

Thousands waited hours in the sun to see Former First Lady and Secretary of State Hillary Clinton Thursday in South... Watch »

Oct 2, 2014
Join NBC4 for the Best Buddies Challenge
NBC4 is proud to play a part in the Audi Best Buddies Challenge Saturday on the National Mall. Read more
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