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What 'Synthetic Drugs' Really Look Like

What 'Synthetic Drugs' Really Look Like

The News4 I-Team received exclusive access to the DEA laboratory on the front lines of the new drug war against synthetic drugs to show you what they really look like and why they’re so challenging for law enforcement. Watch »

Aug 27, 2015
Film Looks Back at 1985 Music Festival in Potomac

Film Looks Back at 1985 Music Festival in Potomac

Thousands of people flocked to a huge outdoor party 30 years ago in Potomac, Maryland. Watch »

Aug 27, 2015
Student Fatally Shot at Savannah State University

Student Fatally Shot at Savannah State University

A college junior died after being shot Thursday night in Savannah State University’s student union... Read »

29 minutes ago
Boyfriend Remembers Slain Reporter, Station Pays Tribute

Boyfriend Remembers Slain Reporter, Station Pays Tribute

The boyfriend of a reporter killed in an on-air shooting appeared at the Virginia station where both worked on... Read »

Aug 27, 2015
Man Charged With Murder After Deadly Fight

Man Charged With Murder After Deadly Fight

A Maryland man has been charged in the death of a Texas man who fell and hit his head after being assaulted in... Read »

17 minutes ago
Va. Teen to Be Sentenced for Helping ISIS

Va. Teen to Be Sentenced for Helping ISIS

A Virginia high school student pleaded guilty Thursday to helping a classmate travel to Syria in hopes of joining... Read »

16 minutes ago
Man Charged in Death of Girlfriend's Year-Old Son

Man Charged in Death of Girlfriend's Year-Old Son

Prince George's County Police have charged a man with killing his girlfriend's 1-year-old son while he babysat the... Read »

23 minutes ago
National Zoo to Reveal Panda Cubs' Genders, Father

National Zoo to Reveal Panda Cubs' Genders, Father

The panda team at the National Zoo plans to reveal the gender of the giant panda cubs born recently, as well as... Read »

29 minutes ago
Death Toll of Refugees in Truck on Austria Highway Rises

Death Toll of Refugees in Truck on Austria Highway Rises

The number of migrants found dead in a truck abandoned on the side of a highway in Austria has reached at least 70... Read »

52 minutes ago
Judge: Texas Woman Entitled to $10 Million in 'Fifty Shades' Royalties

Judge: Texas Woman Entitled to $10 Million in 'Fifty Shades' Royalties

A Texas judge has told lawyers for an Australian woman and her publishing company to set aside $10 million for a... Read »

Aug 27, 2015
Frank E. Petersen Jr., Marines' First Black Aviator and General, Dies at 83

Frank E. Petersen Jr., Marines' First Black Aviator and General, Dies...

Frank E. Petersen Jr., who made history twice as the first African-American aviator in the Marine Corps and then as... Read »

Aug 28, 2015
NATO Troops Killed in Afghanistan ID'd as U.S. Airmen

NATO Troops Killed in Afghanistan ID'd as U.S. Airmen

The two NATO troops killed in an ambush in Afghanistan Wednesday were identified as U.S. special tactics airmen, NBC Read »

Aug 28, 2015
New Orleans Residents Speak on Hurricane Katrina Anniversary

New Orleans Residents Speak on Hurricane Katrina Anniversary

Reporting in New Orleans, News4's Chris Lawrence reports on what residents are experiencing 10 years after Hurricane... Watch »

Aug 27, 2015
RGIII Is Cleared to Play This Weekend After Concussion

RGIII Is Cleared to Play This Weekend After Concussion

Robert Griffin III has been cleared to play Saturday night at the Baltimore Ravens in what could be his last... Read »

Aug 27, 2015
Petworth Store Shut Down for Selling Synthetic Drugs: AG

Petworth Store Shut Down for Selling Synthetic Drugs: AG

As D.C. officials fight the sale and use of synthetic drugs, a corner store that sold the drugs, according to the... Watch »

Aug 27, 2015
Landover Teachers Protest After Christian School Closes Abruptly

Landover Teachers Protest After Christian School Closes Abruptly

Teachers at a private school run by the embattled megachurch formerly known as Jericho City of Praise in Landover... Watch »

Aug 27, 2015
Restaurants, Nonprofit Robbed in Columbia Heights, Park View

Restaurants, Nonprofit Robbed in Columbia Heights, Park View

Restaurants and a nonprofit community center located on the Georgia Avenue and 11th Street were targeted. Read »

Aug 27, 2015
2 Dead, 4 Officers Injured in Mysterious Hazmat Situation

2 Dead, 4 Officers Injured in Mysterious Hazmat Situation

Two people are dead and four first responders have been hospitalized in a dangerous hazardous materials situation in... Watch »

Aug 28, 2015
Maryland Volunteer Firefighters Get Creative to Save 3 Lives

Maryland Volunteer Firefighters Get Creative to Save 3 Lives

Three people were trapped on the balcony of a burning building with firefighters trying to save them -- but all the... Watch »

Aug 27, 2015
 

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