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ISIS Beheads U.S. Journalist Steven Sotloff, Group Says
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ISIS Beheads U.S. Journalist Steven Sotloff, Group Says

The Islamic militant group ISIS beheaded Steven Joel Sotloff, an American freelance journalist who was abducted a year ago in Syria, in a video made public by a jihadist monitoring organization. Read »

15 minutes ago
Another American Doctor Infected With Ebola

Another American Doctor Infected With Ebola

Another American missionary doctor has tested positive for Ebola, the aid group SIM USA said. Read »

2 hours ago
Celebrity Photo Hacking: Should You Be Worried?

Celebrity Photo Hacking: Should You Be Worried?

Reports that a hacker leaked intimate photos of celebrities caused many to question if the vast majority of Internet... Read »

Sep 2, 2014
7 Injured in Collapse of Apartment Deck in Towson

7 Injured in Collapse of Apartment Deck in Towson

The deck had been attached to a second-story apartment unit. It fell to the ground with people standing above and... Read »

22 minutes ago
Md. Doctor Facing Sex Charge Surrenders License

Md. Doctor Facing Sex Charge Surrenders License

A suspended physician has agreed to permanently surrender his Maryland medical license to resolve charges he... Read »

21 minutes ago
Home Depot Probing

Home Depot Probing "Unusual Activity" After Data Breach Reports

Home Depot, the latest retailer to have suffered a massive credit card breach is probing the origin of "unusual... Read »

35 minutes ago
[DC] School Safety: DC, Va. Schools Not Prepared, Group Says

[DC] School Safety: DC, Va. Schools Not Prepared, Group Says

Your child's safety at school could be at risk in an emergency. The nonprofit group Save the Children says 21 states... Watch »

47 minutes ago
September Slowdown on the Roads

September Slowdown on the Roads

Everyone's back in town, and back on the roads. On Tuesday, drivers faced the face that school's back in session and... Watch »

55 minutes ago
Obama's Foreign Policy in the Spotlight

Obama's Foreign Policy in the Spotlight

With President Obama's trip to Estonia this week, his foreign policy is in the spotlight. He's facing two big... Watch »

55 minutes ago
Jury Begins Deliberations in Ex-Governor Trial

Jury Begins Deliberations in Ex-Governor Trial

McDonnell Trial, Day 26: A federal jury has begun deliberations in the public corruption trial of former Virginia... Read »

34 minutes ago
Popeyes Employee Arrested in Murder of Coworker

Popeyes Employee Arrested in Murder of Coworker

A Popeyes employee has been arrested in the death of a coworker whose body was found at a Popeyes restaurant in... Watch »

52 minutes ago
Washington Post Publisher Steps Down

Washington Post Publisher Steps Down

Katharine Weymouth is stepping down as publisher of The Washington Post and will be replaced by Frederick Ryan, who... Read »

3 hours ago
Chris Brown Pleads Guilty to Assault in Washington

Chris Brown Pleads Guilty to Assault in Washington

Singer Chris Brown will serve no jail time after entering a guilty plea to resolve an assault case. Watch »

12 minutes ago
Eric Cantor Starts New Job on Wall Street

Eric Cantor Starts New Job on Wall Street

Former Congressman Eric Cantor is starting a new job -- this time on Wall Street. Read »

6 hours ago
Mom Whose Son Died in Hot Car: We Need Tech Fix

Mom Whose Son Died in Hot Car: We Need Tech Fix

The mother of a child who died after his father left him in a hot car said that her family is “proof that it can... Read »

3 hours ago
1st Day of Classes Brings Changes for Va. Schools

1st Day of Classes Brings Changes for Va. Schools

About 400,000 Virginia students are heading back to school in the Washington area and will find some changes this... Watch »

46 minutes ago
Metro Entrance in D.C. Reopens After Water Main Break

Metro Entrance in D.C. Reopens After Water Main Break

An entrance to the Farragut North Metro station in downtown D.C. has reopened following a water main break. Read »

4 hours ago
More Than 30 Teens Escape From Nashville Jail

More Than 30 Teens Escape From Nashville Jail

Thirty-two teens escaped from a Nashville youth detention center and 17 were still being sought early Tuesday,... Read »

Sep 2, 2014
U.S. Urges Americans in Pakistan to

U.S. Urges Americans in Pakistan to "Keep a Low Profile"

The State Department issued a security advisory for Americans in Pakistan, a country that has been rocked by clashes... Read »

Sep 2, 2014
Community Shred Set for Sept. 6
NBC4 and Allstate will host a community shred event Sept. 6. Read more
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