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Traditional Chinese Ceremony for Bao Bao's Birthday
Photo: Smithsonian Institution

Traditional Chinese Ceremony for Bao Bao's Birthday

Everyone's favorite panda cub, Bao Bao, turns one year-old this Saturday, and the Smithsonian National Zoo has a big day planned for her. Read »

2 hours ago
On the Bike Trail: Your Bike Could Be Stolen in Seconds

On the Bike Trail: Your Bike Could Be Stolen in Seconds

How fast could your bike be stolen -- even if you've locked it up? A News4 I-Team investigation shows that it... Watch »

2 hours ago
ISIS Threat: What Are Obama's Options for Stomping It Out?

ISIS Threat: What Are Obama's Options for Stomping It Out?

President Barack Obama condemned the ruthless executioners of American photojournalist James Foley — the... Read »

50 minutes ago
Baghdad Suicide Car Bomb Explodes Outside Intelligence Agency, Kills 8

Baghdad Suicide Car Bomb Explodes Outside Intelligence Agency, Kills 8

A suicide car bomb rammed into Baghdad’s intelligence headquarters Saturday, killing at least eight people... Read »

17 minutes ago
Md. Festival Celebrates Bicentennial of Battle of Bladensburg

Md. Festival Celebrates Bicentennial of Battle of Bladensburg

Venues around Prince George's County will be celebrating the area's history with live actors, historical recreations... Read »

2 hours ago
Police Union in Md. Donates to Ferguson Officer Fund

Police Union in Md. Donates to Ferguson Officer Fund

An Anne Arundel County police union has donated more than $1,000 to an online fund collecting money for... Read »

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 »

2 hours ago
Ferguson Remains Calm as Tensions Subside

Ferguson Remains Calm as Tensions Subside

The streets of Ferguson, Missouri, were peaceful for a third night as tensions between law enforcement... Read »

49 minutes ago
St. Louis Cop Taken Off Patrol Over

St. Louis Cop Taken Off Patrol Over "Killer" Comments

A St. Louis County police officer was removed from active duty Friday after a video surfaced in which he boasted of... Read »

47 minutes ago
White House: James Foley Killing

White House: James Foley Killing "Represents a Terrorist Attack"

The White House has deemed the beheading of American journalist James Foley by ISIS militants a terrorist... Read »

5 hours ago
Flight MH17 Victims Return to Kuala Lumpur

Flight MH17 Victims Return to Kuala Lumpur

A special Malaysia Airlines flight from Amsterdam carrying the remains of 20 Malaysians aboard downed flight... Read »

Aug 23, 2014
Pentagon Blasts

Pentagon Blasts "Unsafe" Intercept by Chinese Fighter Jet

The Pentagon has complained to the Chinese government after an armed Chinese fighter jet intercepted a Navy jet this... Read »

16 minutes ago
D.C. Activists Head to Ferguson

D.C. Activists Head to Ferguson

News4's Chris Lawrence reports on a group of about 40 activists from the D.C. area and beyond heading to... Watch »

Aug 22, 2014
FBI Shreds Millions of Paper Files in Move to Digital Records

FBI Shreds Millions of Paper Files in Move to Digital Records

Over 30 million FBI records and 80 million fingerprint cards are headed to the shredder as the agency moves to... Read »

Aug 22, 2014
U.S. Threatens Sanctions Over Russian Convoy

U.S. Threatens Sanctions Over Russian Convoy

The U.S. threatened more sanctions against Russia on Friday unless it removes a convoy of semis that Russia says is... Read »

Aug 22, 2014
Family Remembers Slain Dad, Community Activist

Family Remembers Slain Dad, Community Activist

Loved ones gathered Friday evening to mark one year since 24-year-old Timothy Dawkins was shot and killed on... Watch »

Aug 22, 2014
Couple Tried to Sneak Into Hospital with Fake Babies: Police

Couple Tried to Sneak Into Hospital with Fake Babies: Police

Police in the Bay Area arrested a woman on trespassing charges after she allegedly tried to access a... Read »

Aug 23, 2014
2 Ancient Mayan Cities Discovered Deep in Mexican Jungle

2 Ancient Mayan Cities Discovered Deep in Mexican Jungle

Two ancient Mayan cities — complete with palace-like buildings, pyramids and plazas — have been discovered... Read »

Aug 22, 2014
Rookie Cop Charged With Assault

Rookie Cop Charged With Assault

A Prince George's County police officer who has been with the department for 8 weeks was charged with second-degree... Read »

Aug 22, 2014
Backpacks 4 Kids 2014
Help us ensure that local students in need receive their very own backpack and school supplies! Read more
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