news Top Stories

Key Witness in McDonnell Trial Takes the Stand

Key Witness in McDonnell Trial Takes the Stand

A former assistant for the ex-CEO who allegedly gave more than $150,000 in gifts and loans to former Virginia Gov. Bob McDonnell and his wife, Maureen, told jurors Wednesday that she helped arrange trips for McDonnell family members and wrote checks for two loans totaling... Watch »

16 minutes ago
PD: 3 Teen Boys Raped 2 Preteen Girls in Woodbridge

PD: 3 Teen Boys Raped 2 Preteen Girls in Woodbridge

Prince William County police have arrested three teenage boys for allegedly sexually assaulting two young girls. Read »

3 hours ago
WATCH: UCLA in

WATCH: UCLA in "Drying Phase" After Water Main Break

About 900 vehicles are stranded in flooded parking structures and nearby streets will remain closed Wednesday after... Read »

47 minutes ago
Papal Wisdom: Pope Offers 10 Tips for a Happy Life

Papal Wisdom: Pope Offers 10 Tips for a Happy Life

The Catholic pontiff perhaps best known for his "Who am I to judge?" credo has offered his flock 10... Read »

1 minute ago
Not Just Ebola: More Diseases Your ER Should Look For

Not Just Ebola: More Diseases Your ER Should Look For

A possible Ebola scare shut down a North Carolina emergency room briefly this week — and though it was a false... Read »

7 minutes ago
Girl Cries Over Baby Brother:

Girl Cries Over Baby Brother: "I Want Him to Stay Little"

A YouTube video of a 5-year-old sobbing at the thought that her little brother will some day grow up has gone viral... Watch »

13 minutes ago
Day Care Evacuated Due to Partial Building Collapse Next Door

Day Care Evacuated Due to Partial Building Collapse Next Door

A day care in northeast D.C. was evacuated Wednesday afternoon due to a partial building collapse next door. Watch »

21 minutes ago
PD: Man Stabbed in Back on Green Line Train

PD: Man Stabbed in Back on Green Line Train

D.C. police say a man was stabbed in the back aboard a green line Metro train toward Branch Avenue Wednesday... Read »

38 minutes ago
Swim Coach Pleads Guilty to Sex Abuse Charge

Swim Coach Pleads Guilty to Sex Abuse Charge

A Montgomery County swim coach pleaded guilty to a charge he abused one of his students 30 years ago. Read »

47 minutes ago
Peace Corps Pulls Out of West Africa Over Ebola

Peace Corps Pulls Out of West Africa Over Ebola

The Peace Corp on Wednesday announced that it is temporarily pulling its volunteers from Liberia, Sierra Leone... Read »

13 minutes ago
Schwartz Touts Education Record in D.C. Mayoral Bid

Schwartz Touts Education Record in D.C. Mayoral Bid

Former D.C. council member Carol Schwartz says she has a stronger record on education than either of her... Read »

2 hours ago
McAuliffe Restores Voting Rights of 2.5K Felons

McAuliffe Restores Voting Rights of 2.5K Felons

Gov. Terry McAuliffe's administration has restored the voting rights of more than 2,500 Virginia felons since... Read »

2 hours ago
Plane Evacuated at LaGuardia for Smoke in Cockpit

Plane Evacuated at LaGuardia for Smoke in Cockpit

A plane was evacuated at LaGuardia Airport Wednesday afternoon shortly after landing when the pilot reported... Read »

48 minutes ago
Md. Man Dies in Liberia During Ebola Quarantine

Md. Man Dies in Liberia During Ebola Quarantine

A comatose Maryland man who was stuck in Liberia during the ongoing Ebola quarantine has died, according to a... Watch »

3 hours ago
Tractor-Trailer Overturns From Beltway Ramp

Tractor-Trailer Overturns From Beltway Ramp

A woman was pulled from a tractor-trailer after it overturned and rolled down an embankment near the Capital Beltway... Watch »

6 hours ago
Ebola Scare Briefly Closes Charlotte ER

Ebola Scare Briefly Closes Charlotte ER

A possible Ebola scare closed a Charlotte area emergency room briefly overnight amid heightened fears about the... Read »

3 hours ago
Mystery of Ship Buried Under World Trade Center Revealed

Mystery of Ship Buried Under World Trade Center Revealed

Remnants of an 18th-century ship found buried in soil 20 feet under the World Trade Center site four years ago have... Read »

4 hours ago
Hyundai Recalls 888,700 Sonata Sedans

Hyundai Recalls 888,700 Sonata Sedans

Hyundai is recalling 883,000 of its 2011-2014 Sonata sedans because a faulty shift cable may disconnect, causing the... Read »

4 hours ago
Russini in Richmond: Defense Stands Out on Day 7

Russini in Richmond: Defense Stands Out on Day 7

The Redskins' defense came ready to work on Day 7 of training camp. Watch »

4 hours ago
NBC4's Camp4Kids
NBC4 launched Camp4Kids in 1993, in partnership with the community -- viewers and businesses alike. Since then, we've sent hundreds of kids to camp. Here's how you can help! Read more
Follow Us
Sign up to receive news and updates that matter to you.
Send Us Your Story Tips
Check Out