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Anne Arundel Primary Was Costliest in County History

Anne Arundel Primary Was Costliest in County History

The Anne Arundel County Republican primary for county executive was the most expensive in county history. Read »

Aug 29, 2014
McDonnell Trial: Jury to Get Case Tuesday

McDonnell Trial: Jury to Get Case Tuesday

Closing arguments and rebuttal in the corruption trial of former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife, Maureen... Watch »

Aug 30, 2014
Former D.C. Council Candidate Gets 60 Days in Jail

Former D.C. Council Candidate Gets 60 Days in Jail

A former candidate for the D.C. Council was sentenced to 60 days in prison Thursday for filing a false statement on... Read »

Aug 28, 2014
Protestors March to White House, Demand Immigration Reform

Protestors March to White House, Demand Immigration Reform

Protesters will march to the White House Thursday to demand immigration reform. The "Fight for Families" rally wants... Watch »

Aug 28, 2014
Prosecution Rests in Former Va. Governor Trial

Prosecution Rests in Former Va. Governor Trial

McDonnell Trial, Day 24: An FBI agent testified Thursday that former Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife spent... Read »

Aug 28, 2014
Maureen McDonnell's Defense Rests in Corruption Trial

Maureen McDonnell's Defense Rests in Corruption Trial

McDonnell Trial, Day 23: Bob and Maureen McDonnell's eldest daughter took the stand in her mother's... Watch »

Aug 27, 2014
Sherwood's Notebook: Nothing’s Out of Bounds...

Sherwood's Notebook: Nothing’s Out of Bounds...

If there were any doubt that schools would be a significant issue in this year’s mayor’s race, Monday cleared... Read »

Aug 27, 2014
Former Fla. Gov. Crist Clinches Democratic Nomination

Former Fla. Gov. Crist Clinches Democratic Nomination

Florida Democrats selected former Republican Gov. Charlie Crist as their nominee to challenge Republican Watch »

Aug 27, 2014
D.C. Council Spent More Than $40K on Travel in 2013-14

D.C. Council Spent More Than $40K on Travel in 2013-14

A review by the News4 I-Team found the D.C. Council lacks a system to ensure discount pricing or savings are sought... Watch »

Aug 26, 2014
Subpoenas Sent in Maryland Health Exchange Probe

Subpoenas Sent in Maryland Health Exchange Probe

A Maryland congressman says subpoenas have been sent in an investigation into Maryland's badly flawed... Read »

Aug 26, 2014
Obama Taking Executive Action on Mental Health Services for Veterans

Obama Taking Executive Action on Mental Health Services for Veterans

NBC's Senior Political Editor Mark Murray explains the excutive action President Obama is taking on mental... Watch »

Aug 26, 2014
School Boundary Changes Not Ready: Two Mayoral Candidates

School Boundary Changes Not Ready: Two Mayoral Candidates

The two leading candidates for mayor in Washington, D.C. say the plan to change school boundaries for the first time... Watch »

Aug 26, 2014
Cross-Examination of Bob McDonnell Ends

Cross-Examination of Bob McDonnell Ends

McDonnell Trial, Day 22: Cross-examination of Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell ended Tuesday after he faced... Watch »

Aug 26, 2014

"Broken Marriage" Defense Challenged in McDonnell Trial

Federal prosecutors challenged the "broken marriage" defense Monday in the corruption trial of the former... Watch »

Aug 26, 2014
When and How Should the U.S. Pursue Strikes Against ISIS?

When and How Should the U.S. Pursue Strikes Against ISIS?

NBC's Senior Political Editor Mark Murray explores the potential for U.S. military strikes Against ISIS, and he also... Watch »

Aug 25, 2014
Md. Adds $6.9 Million to School Lunch Program

Md. Adds $6.9 Million to School Lunch Program

The Maryland State Department of Education says it's awarding $6.9 million in state funds to 481 schools... Read »

Aug 25, 2014
Ed Gillespie Touts Blue-Collar Roots in New Ad

Ed Gillespie Touts Blue-Collar Roots in New Ad

In a new ad, U.S. Senate candidate Ed Gillespie touts his blue-collar roots. Gillespie, a Republican, is challenging... Watch »

Aug 22, 2014
McDonnell: CEO's Loans Not Inappropriate

McDonnell: CEO's Loans Not Inappropriate

Former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell testified Friday about asking Jonnie Williams for a $20,000 loan two months after... Watch »

Aug 25, 2014
Rick Perry in N.H.: Indictment Politically Motivated

Rick Perry in N.H.: Indictment Politically Motivated

Texas Gov. Rick Perry is testing his presidential prospects in New Hampshire as he defiantly dismisses a... Watch »

Aug 22, 2014
15K Voter Registrations Challenged in Fairfax

15K Voter Registrations Challenged in Fairfax

A watchdog group says nearly 15,000 voters in Fairfax County may also be registered to vote in Maryland. Read »

Aug 22, 2014
2014 Bluebird Blues Festival
Come out to the annual Bluebird Blues Festival on Saturday, Sept. 20, for a day of great music and great family activities at Prince George's Community College. Read more
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