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Wednesday, Feb 22, 2017 at 08:39 PM EST

Bao Bao Touches Down in China

Bao Bao Touches Down in China

Bao Bao and her panda team arrived safely in China after a 16-hour flight aboard the FedEx Panda Express.

Wednesday, Feb 22, 2017 at 06:46 PM EST

Recreating History at George Washington’s Boyhood Home

Recreating History at  George Washington’s Boyhood Home

On what would have been George Washington’s 285th birthday, we're getting our first look inside his boyhood home. News4 Northern Virginia Bureau Reporter David Culver explains why you'll soon get a chance to stand where our first president once played.

Wednesday, Feb 22, 2017 at 03:32 PM EST

Boy, 5, Killed in Fire Was Playing With Lighter Before Blaze

Boy, 5, Killed in Fire Was Playing With Lighter Before Blaze

Neighbors frantically tried to save the little boy before firefighters arrived.

Wednesday, Feb 22, 2017 at 03:16 PM EST

7 Earth-Size Worlds Found Orbiting Star; Could Hold Life

7 Earth-Size Worlds Found Orbiting Star; Could Hold Life

For the first time ever, astronomers have discovered seven Earth-size planets orbiting a nearby star — and these new worlds could hold life. This cluster of planets is less than 40 light-years away in the...

Wednesday, Feb 22, 2017 at 08:29 PM EST

Construction Workers Shot in Southeast DC

Construction Workers Shot in Southeast DC

Two men were shot in broad daylight and a teenage girl was stabbed just a block away Wednesday in Southeast D.C., police confirm.

Wednesday, Feb 22, 2017 at 07:49 PM EST

MGM Launches Program to Help Prevent Gambling Addiction

MGM Launches Program to Help Prevent Gambling Addiction

News4's Tracee Wilkins reports a program at MGM National Harbor and other MGM locations will help customers recognize if they have an addiction to gambling and provide resources to those who may already be addicted.

Wednesday, Feb 22, 2017 at 07:41 PM EST

Consumer Reports Tests Multitasking Blenders

Consumer Reports Tests Multitasking Blenders

Some of the most popular blenders on the market can cost hundreds of dollars. Consumer Reporter Susan Hogan has results of Consumer Reports' tests of blenders that can multitask and be used all year.

Wednesday, Feb 22, 2017 at 07:32 PM EST

New Citizens React to President Trump's Immigration Enforcement

New Citizens React to President Trump's Immigration Enforcement

Northern Virginia Bureau Chief Julie Carey got reaction from new citizens about President Donald Trump's latest rules on immigration.

Wednesday, Feb 22, 2017 at 07:29 PM EST

Republican US Senator Open to Subpoena of Trump's Taxes

Republican US Senator Open to Subpoena of Trump's Taxes

U.S. Sen. Susan Collins said on Wednesday she's open to using a subpoena to investigate President Donald Trump's tax returns for potential connections to Russia. Collins, a Republican who has served as a...

Wednesday, Feb 22, 2017 at 06:06 PM EST

Trump Sends Top Aides to Mexico Amid Deep Strains With US

Trump Sends Top Aides to Mexico Amid Deep Strains With US

President Donald Trump is sending his top diplomat and homeland security chief to Mexico on a fence-mending mission made all the more challenging by the actual fence he wants to build on the southern border. Ti...

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