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World Leaders Watch Hong Kong Protesters Closely

World Leaders Watch Hong Kong Protesters Closely

World leaders are closely watching the pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong. NBC Senior Political Editor Mark Murray... Watch »

Oct 1, 2014
Wear Orange and Show Your Orioles Pride, O'Malley Says

Wear Orange and Show Your Orioles Pride, O'Malley Says

Show your Orioles pride, Maryland state employees -- the governor wants you to wear orange to work through... Read »

Oct 2, 2014
Deadline Coming Up for Virginia Voter Registration

Deadline Coming Up for Virginia Voter Registration

Virginians have less than two weeks remaining to register to vote in next month's general election. Read »

Oct 2, 2014
Sherwood's Notebook: Bowser Limits Exposure

Sherwood's Notebook: Bowser Limits Exposure

We'll get to the triumphant Nationals in a moment. But it's time for you to start paying attention to this... Read »

Oct 1, 2014
D.C. Officers Begin Wearing Body Cameras

D.C. Officers Begin Wearing Body Cameras

About 160 officers will each try five styles of body camera in pilot program set to begin Oct. Read »

Oct 1, 2014
Bill Clinton Attends Fundraiser for Md. Lt. Gov.

Bill Clinton Attends Fundraiser for Md. Lt. Gov.

Former President Bill Clinton took his wife's place at a fundraiser for Maryland Lt. Read »

Sep 30, 2014
Marijuana Decriminalization Takes Effect in Md.

Marijuana Decriminalization Takes Effect in Md.

Marijuana has been decriminalized in Maryland -- but that doesn't mean it's been legalized. Read on for more. Watch »

Oct 1, 2014
D.C. Elected Officials Required to Use Translators

D.C. Elected Officials Required to Use Translators

Elected officials in the district now must have foreign language translators with them when they visit... Watch »

Sep 30, 2014
California Becomes First State to Ban Plastic Bags

California Becomes First State to Ban Plastic Bags

California Gov. Jerry Brown signed the nation's first statewide ban on single-use plastic Read »

Sep 30, 2014
Bill Clinton to Attend Anthony Brown Fundraiser

Bill Clinton to Attend Anthony Brown Fundraiser

Former President Bill Clinton is taking his wife's place at a fundraiser for Maryland Lt. Gov. Anthony Brown. Read »

Sep 30, 2014
Romney to Help Raise Money for Comstock in Va.

Romney to Help Raise Money for Comstock in Va.

Former GOP presidential nominee Mitt Romney is coming to northern Virginia to help an old ally in her congressional... Read »

Sep 30, 2014
Secret Service Head: I Take Responsibility for WH Breach

Secret Service Head: I Take Responsibility for WH Breach

Facing blistering criticism from Congress, Secret Service Director Julia Pierson acknowledged on Tuesday the agency... Read »

Sep 30, 2014
Americans Believe Ground Troops to Be Used Against ISIS

Americans Believe Ground Troops to Be Used Against ISIS

According to a new poll, 72 percent of Americans believe that ground troops will be used against Watch »

Sep 29, 2014
O'Malley Gets Mixed Reviews for Latest New Hampshire Visit

O'Malley Gets Mixed Reviews for Latest New Hampshire Visit

The visit to New Hampshire was Maryland Gov. Martin O'Malley's fourth. He was scheduled to make political visits to... Read »

Sep 27, 2014
Eric Holder: D.C. Should Have Voting Rights

Eric Holder: D.C. Should Have Voting Rights

D.C. residents deserve representation in Congress, outgoing Attorney General Eric Holder said Friday. Read »

Sep 26, 2014
Board Finds Hogan Didn't Account for Poll

Board Finds Hogan Didn't Account for Poll

The Maryland State Board of Elections has found that Republican gubernatorial candidate Larry Hogan should... Read »

Sep 26, 2014
Hogan Calls for Wider Probe in Md. Health Exchange

Hogan Calls for Wider Probe in Md. Health Exchange

Republican candidate for governor Larry Hogan called for a wider investigation of Maryland's flawed health... Read »

Sep 26, 2014
Groundhog Dies After Escaping NYC Mayor's Grip

Groundhog Dies After Escaping NYC Mayor's Grip

Her shadow was one of the last things she saw. The groundhog that escaped Mayor Bill de Blasio's grasp during this... Watch »

Sep 25, 2014
Va. Governor Putting Together Ethics Commission

Va. Governor Putting Together Ethics Commission

Democratic Gov. Terry McAuliffe is planning a news conference to address ethics reform in Virginia... Read »

Sep 25, 2014
Pro-Pot Group to Raise Cash for 2016 California Legalization Bid

Pro-Pot Group to Raise Cash for 2016 California Legalization Bid

The nation's largest marijuana policy advocacy group said it will begin raising funds for a ballot measure in... Read »

Sep 26, 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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