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Dangerous Intersection in College Park Gets New Signage

Dangerous Intersection in College Park Gets New Signage

News4's Jackie Bensen reports live from College Park, where police have installed new signage warning drivers of jaywalkers. Watch »

Apr 18, 2014
W.Va. Prosecutor: Charles Severance Gun Charge Legit

W.Va. Prosecutor: Charles Severance Gun Charge Legit

The West Virginia prosecutor trying to get Charles Severance extradited to northern Virginia maintains Severance is... Watch »

Apr 18, 2014

"I Am Sorry": Ferry Captain Speaks as He's Led off to Jail

The captain of a South Korean ferry that sank apologized Saturday as he was led away to jail in handcuffs, NBC News... Read »

2 hours ago
Woman Pinned by Pickup in Grocery Store Crash

Woman Pinned by Pickup in Grocery Store Crash

A crash sent a pickup careening into a storefront, pinning a shopper and injuring a total of five people... Watch »

22 minutes ago
Fla. Boy Electrocuted in Swimming Pool Laid to Rest

Fla. Boy Electrocuted in Swimming Pool Laid to Rest

A 7-year-old boy who died while swimming in a North Miami pool was laid to rest Friday. Police said the boy... Watch »

29 minutes ago
Whoopi Goldberg Pens Marijuana Column Ahead of 4/20

Whoopi Goldberg Pens Marijuana Column Ahead of 4/20

Comedian Whoopi Goldberg wrote about her use of marijuana to treat glaucoma-related pain in her first column for The... Watch »

2 hours ago
Search of Target Area for Missing Jet May Be Done in Days: Report

Search of Target Area for Missing Jet May Be Done in Days: Report

An underwater search for missing Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370 may be completed in a week, Australian... Read »

2 hours ago
HealthCare.gov Website Flagged in Heartbleed Review

HealthCare.gov Website Flagged in Heartbleed Review

People who have accounts on the enrollment website for President Barack Obama's signature health care law are being... Read »

Apr 19, 2014
Armed Robbers Storm NJ Scrap Metal Yard, Tie Up Hostages, Shoot at Cops

Armed Robbers Storm NJ Scrap Metal Yard, Tie Up Hostages, Shoot...

The owners of a scrap metal yard in New Jersey were tied up, beaten and threatened with guns when a group of... Watch »

Apr 19, 2014
Clinton Docs Offer Glimpse Into Failed Health Care Fight

Clinton Docs Offer Glimpse Into Failed Health Care Fight

Newly released documents from the Clinton White House show the former president's failed efforts to enact... Read »

Apr 19, 2014
30 Years for Heroin Dealer Connected to 3 Deaths

30 Years for Heroin Dealer Connected to 3 Deaths

A D.C. man who distributed heroin that resulted in the deaths of at least three people in Fairfax County, Va.,... Watch »

Apr 18, 2014
Three Women Wanted for Shoplifting, Using Pepperspray

Three Women Wanted for Shoplifting, Using Pepperspray

Police say three women are wanted for attempting to shoplift from two stores in Maryland Friday. Watch »

Apr 18, 2014
Oakland Woman Died of Overdose at Coachella: Coroner

Oakland Woman Died of Overdose at Coachella: Coroner

A 24-year-old woman hospitalized after attending the Coachella Valley Music & Arts Festival last weekend died of an... Read »

Apr 19, 2014
What to Know About the Pot Industry

What to Know About the Pot Industry

April 20, once a counterculture holiday when potheads would gather to celebrate and smoke pot, is turning into... Read »

2 hours ago
$80K in Checks Stolen From Md. Mailbox

$80K in Checks Stolen From Md. Mailbox

Two suspects are wanted for stealing two checks for $80,000 out of a Montgomery County mailbox. Read »

Apr 18, 2014
Man Convicted of Fatally Shooting Teen at Cookout

Man Convicted of Fatally Shooting Teen at Cookout

A D.C. man has been found guilty of fatally shooting a teenager at a July 4 cookout. Read »

Apr 18, 2014
Stunt Pilot Bails by Parachute Just Before Fiery Crash

Stunt Pilot Bails by Parachute Just Before Fiery Crash

A stunt pilot narrowly escaped by parachute Friday when his single-passenger plane crashed in a fireball onto... Read »

Apr 18, 2014
Number of Heroin Deaths Soars in Md., Va.

Number of Heroin Deaths Soars in Md., Va.

The number of reported heroin deaths in Maryland and Virginia soared in recent years, the News4 I-Team learned. Watch »

Apr 18, 2014
Triplets at Georgetown Day School Headed to Ivy League

Triplets at Georgetown Day School Headed to Ivy League

Triplets Malik, Ahmad and Khalil Jones are deciding which Ivy League school they want to attend in the fall... Watch »

Apr 18, 2014
Join the Ride to Conquer Cancer
Join the Ride To Conquer Cancer, Sept. 13 and 14, to raise money for cancer research and treatment. Read more
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