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Wednesday, Dec 7, 2016 at 07:19 PM EST

Woman Warns of Christmas Tree Dangers After Family Tragedy

Woman Warns of Christmas Tree Dangers After Family Tragedy

A local woman has made it her mission to educate people about holiday safety hazards, especially those related to Christmas trees. Sher Grogg lost her brother, sister-in-law and their four grandchildren to a...

Wednesday, Dec 7, 2016 at 08:45 PM EST

Nationals Trade Pitching Prospects for Outfielder Adam Eaton

Nationals Trade Pitching Prospects for Outfielder Adam Eaton

The Washington Nationals traded three pitching prospects to the Chicago White Sox for outfielder Adam Eaton.

Wednesday, Dec 7, 2016 at 09:14 PM EST

10 People Hurt in Metrobus Crash

10 People Hurt in Metrobus Crash

Eight people on board a Metrobus and another two people inside cars were hurt Wednesday night when the bus and at least two cars crashed, officials say.

Wednesday, Dec 7, 2016 at 08:33 PM EST

Pfizer Fined $100M for Epilepsy Drug Price Hike in UK

Pfizer Fined $100M for Epilepsy Drug Price Hike in UK

British regulators fined U.S. drugmaker Pfizer and distributor Flynn Pharma a record 89.4 million pounds ($112.7 million) Wednesday for increasing the cost of an epilepsy drug by as much as 2,600 percent. Pfiz...

Wednesday, Dec 7, 2016 at 07:34 PM EST

Woman in Love Triangle Admits to Killing Husband, Mistress

Woman in Love Triangle Admits to Killing Husband, Mistress

A woman who prosecutors say was in a love triangle with her husband and their live-in mistress has pleaded guilty to her role in their slayings.

Wednesday, Dec 7, 2016 at 06:55 PM EST

John Waters’ ‘Hairspray’ Became an Industry of Its Own

John Waters’ ‘Hairspray’ Became an Industry of Its Own

When “Hairspray” hit the big screen in 1988, it was a breakthrough for writer-director John Waters.

Wednesday, Dec 7, 2016 at 06:16 PM EST

Virginia Girl Wins $25K in National STEM Competition

Virginia Girl Wins $25K in National STEM Competition

A 13-year-old Virginia girl was presented with a $25,000 check Wednesday after she took first place in a national science competition for her research on rockets.

Wednesday, Dec 7, 2016 at 04:38 PM EST

2 Middle School Students Missing From Southeast DC

2 Middle School Students Missing From Southeast DC

A 15-year-old girl and her 12-year-old brother have been missing from Southeast D.C. for 10 days and police are asking for help finding them.

Wednesday, Dec 7, 2016 at 06:51 PM EST

One-on-One With Dusty Baker at the Winter Meetings

One-on-One With Dusty Baker at the Winter Meetings

News4's Carol Maloney went one-on-one in a TV exclusive with Nationals Manager Dusty Baker from the MLB Winter Meetings. Baker describes the heartbreak and recovery after falling short in the playoffs, and...

Wednesday, Dec 7, 2016 at 11:04 AM EST

NTSB: Driver in Fatal Crash Was Speeding, Had Prior Wrecks

NTSB: Driver in Fatal Crash Was Speeding, Had Prior Wrecks

National investigators say the driver of a Baltimore school bus that careened into a transit bus, killing six people, including himself, was speeding and had a history of crashes and seizures.

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