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D.C. Children Sing John Oliver's Statehood Song at U.S. Capitol

D.C. Children Sing John Oliver's Statehood Song at U.S. Capitol

Dozens of D.C. children gathered outside the U.S. Capitol Sunday morning to sing a new D.C. Read »

Aug 10, 2015
Trump on Megyn Kelly: 'What I Said Was Appropriate'

Trump on Megyn Kelly: 'What I Said Was Appropriate'

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump wasn't backing away Sunday morning from his "blood" comment regarding... Read »

Aug 9, 2015
'Bulletproof': Female Trump Staffer Dismisses Critics

'Bulletproof': Female Trump Staffer Dismisses Critics

The female co-chair of Donald Trump's Iowa campaign slammed those who have criticized the real estate mogul's... Read »

Aug 9, 2015
Obama Begins Martha's Vineyard Vacation a Day Early

Obama Begins Martha's Vineyard Vacation a Day Early

President Barack Obama is heading back to his summer vacation spot of choice, the Massachusetts island of Martha's... Watch »

Aug 7, 2015
McAuliffe Pays for State Plane to Take Him to NYC Concert

McAuliffe Pays for State Plane to Take Him to NYC Concert

Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe paid for a state-owned airplane to take him to New York last week to attend a U2... Read »

Aug 7, 2015
Biden Retreats to South Carolina to Decide on Presidential Run

Biden Retreats to South Carolina to Decide on Presidential Run

Biden's advisers say he hasn't indicated which way he's leaning. But aides say that since reports surfaced saying he... Read »

Aug 7, 2015
Pennsylvania AG Accused of Grand Jury Leak to Turn Herself In

Pennsylvania AG Accused of Grand Jury Leak to Turn Herself In

Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen Kane will turn herself in Saturday on criminal charges linked to a grand jury... Watch »

Aug 8, 2015
Winners & Losers of 1st GOP Debate

Winners & Losers of 1st GOP Debate

Mark Murray shares his thoughts on who succeeded and who took a hit in the first major GOP debate Thursday night. Watch »

Aug 7, 2015
Take the Presidential Candidate Tweet Quiz

Take the Presidential Candidate Tweet Quiz

Think you have a good grasp on what each candidate thinks? Test your knowledge with the following quiz and try to... Read »

Aug 7, 2015
 #GOPDebate: See Who Dominated Social Media

#GOPDebate: See Who Dominated Social Media

While experts and candidates alike are debating who won the first 2016 presidential debate, social media made its... Read »

Aug 7, 2015
Fact-Checking the GOP Debate

Fact-Checking the GOP Debate

AP Fact Checkers found some candidates got the facts wrong during Thursday's televised debate among Republicans... Watch »

Aug 7, 2015
Trump Lashes Out at Fox News, Megyn Kelly

Trump Lashes Out at Fox News, Megyn Kelly

Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump lashed out at FOX News and Megyn Kelly for what he said were... Read »

Aug 7, 2015
Md. Leader Wants Statue of 'Pro-Slavery' Justice Removed

Md. Leader Wants Statue of 'Pro-Slavery' Justice Removed

A Frederick alderwoman is renewing a call for removing a statue of U.S. Supreme Court Chief Justice Roger Brooke... Read »

Aug 7, 2015
At GOP Debate, Trump Comes Out Swinging

At GOP Debate, Trump Comes Out Swinging

A combative Donald Trump, the billionaire businessman-turned-presidential candidate, jolted the first Republican... Read »

Aug 7, 2015
Fact-Checking the 1st GOP 2016 Debate

Fact-Checking the 1st GOP 2016 Debate

Republicans seeking their party's 2016 presidential nomination have the challenging task of trying to stand out... Watch »

Aug 7, 2015
'State of Disbelief': Clinton Criticizes GOP Rivals

'State of Disbelief': Clinton Criticizes GOP Rivals

On the day of the first Republican presidential debate, Hillary Rodham Clinton said Thursday she's often left in... Read »

Aug 7, 2015
The Week Ahead: No Government Shutdown, Right?

The Week Ahead: No Government Shutdown, Right?

The Week Ahead with Andy Gross Read »

Aug 21, 2015
Rosie O'Donnell Reacts to Trump's Debate Diss

Rosie O'Donnell Reacts to Trump's Debate Diss

Donald Trump sure didn't have anything nice to say about Rosie O'Donnell during Thursday's GOP debate. Read »

Aug 7, 2015
GOP Debate-Watching Parties in D.C.

GOP Debate-Watching Parties in D.C.

It's like a political junkie's Super Bowl and NBA draft rolled into one night of appointment viewing: The first GOP... Read »

Aug 6, 2015
From Great Lines to Gaffes, Memorable Presidential Debate Moments

From Great Lines to Gaffes, Memorable Presidential Debate Moments

With 10 presidential hopefuls cramming the stage for the first official debate of the 2016 campaign, there should be... Read »

Aug 6, 2015
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Join NBC4 and our sponsor Apple Federal Credit Union as we make a child's first day of school the best ever! We're ensuring they are well prepared with the necessary school supplies. Read more
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