<![CDATA[NBC4 Washington - Top Stories]]>Copyright 2017http://www.nbcwashington.com/news/top-stories http://media.nbcnewyork.com/designimages/WASH+NBC4+BLUE.png NBC4 Washington http://www.nbcwashington.comen-usMon, 23 Jan 2017 20:10:59 -0500Mon, 23 Jan 2017 20:10:59 -0500NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[DC Police Still Seeking Some Inauguration Day Vandals]]> Mon, 23 Jan 2017 18:58:59 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/012317+peter+newsham.jpg
Days after 235 people were charged with felony rioting on Inauguration Day, the D.C. police chief says arrests may be ongoing.]]>
<![CDATA[Montgomery County Executive Vetoes Minimum Wage Hike Bill]]> Mon, 23 Jan 2017 19:08:32 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/20130501Leggett.jpg
The current minimum wage is $11.50 per hour, and the bill would have incrementally increased the wage to $12.50 per hour in 2018, $13.75 per hour in 2019, and $15 per hour in 2020.]]>
<![CDATA[Man Gets Life for Pipe Bomb Explosions Near Deputies’ Homes]]> Mon, 23 Jan 2017 20:02:13 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/Laurence+Stewary+Mug+Shot+AP.jpg
A Virginia man received a life sentence for detonating pipe bombs near the homes of two Stafford County sheriff's deputies in a crime spree that spanned thousands of miles to Montana.

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<![CDATA[Women's March on Washington: What's Next?]]> Mon, 23 Jan 2017 19:16:11 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/WRC_0000000017506052_1200x675_861026883759.jpg
Now that the Women's March is over, what happens next? Groups are urging those who rallied to continue to make their voices heard. News4's Kristin Wright reports.]]>
<![CDATA[Woman Who Killed Husband's Ex-Wife Over Alimony Sentenced to Life]]> Mon, 23 Jan 2017 19:07:22 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/WRC_0000000017506158_1200x675_861043779584.jpg
After a jury convicted her twice, a Montgomery County judge handed down a life sentence to a woman for the murder of her husband's ex-wife. Raminder Kaur shot and killed Preeta Gabba at Gabba's home in...]]>
<![CDATA[Car Stolen in Alexandria With Child Inside]]> Mon, 23 Jan 2017 16:52:51 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/shutterstock_545593015+%281%29.jpg
A mother left her child in a running car as she went to use an ATM in Alexandria on Monday -- and a thief stole the car with the child still inside, police say.

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<![CDATA[Langley Park Residents Discuss Purple Line Hopes, Concerns]]> Mon, 23 Jan 2017 19:37:20 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/WRC_0000000017506231_1200x675_861046851530.jpg
The Purple Line light rail project has been in the works for over a decade, but some people living along the line said they have mixed feelings about how it could impact their lives. News4's Aimee Cho reports.]]>
<![CDATA[GOP Obamacare Replacement Plan Would Grant States More Power]]> Mon, 23 Jan 2017 20:05:50 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/obamacare-que-pasara-thumbnail.jpg
Republican senators introduced a partial replacement to the Affordable Care Act on Monday that would let states keep some aspects of the Obamacare law while eliminating the mandate requiring citizens to...

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<![CDATA[Western Union to Pay $586M for Aiding Wire Fraud]]> Mon, 23 Jan 2017 18:31:17 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/western+union.jpg
Western Union will pay more than $500 million for allowing scam victims’ money to be transferred to criminals, according to the government.]]>
<![CDATA[Chefs to Raise Money for DC Hunger Charities]]> Mon, 23 Jan 2017 13:41:01 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/WRC_0000000017501311_1200x675_860786243967.jpg
Chefs from D.C. and across the country will raise money this weekend for D.C. charities that work to fight hunger and poverty. Chef Tim Ma of Kyirisan talks with News4's Eun Yang about the two Sips & Suppers...]]>
<![CDATA[Metro to Run Extra Trains Friday for March for Life]]> Mon, 23 Jan 2017 14:34:15 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-515762974-%281%29.jpg
Metro plans to add extra midday rail service for Friday's March for Life rally, officials announced Monday.

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<![CDATA[Rain, Wind Make for Miserable Day in DC Area]]> Mon, 23 Jan 2017 18:11:56 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/191*120/rain-generic-umbrella-raindrops.jpg
Rain and strong wind gusts made Monday miserable for much of the D.C. area.

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<![CDATA[Resident Found Safe After Fire Destroys Clarksburg Home]]> Mon, 23 Jan 2017 09:01:20 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/232*120/2017-01-23_0534.png
One person is unaccounted for after a fire tore through a home in Clarksburg, Maryland, Monday morning.]]>
<![CDATA[Police Release New Sketch of Unidentified Murder Victim]]> Mon, 23 Jan 2017 19:59:22 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/hillcrest+heights+murder+victim2.jpg
Prince George's County police have released a new composite sketch of a murder victim they have not been able to identify.]]>
<![CDATA[WHO on 'High-Alert' Over New Outbreaks of Bird Flu]]> Mon, 23 Jan 2017 12:31:49 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/influenza1.jpg
The World Health Organization is urging all countries to monitor avian influenza and to report any human cases that could indicate the beginning of a flu pandemic, Reuters reported.

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<![CDATA[Maryland Worker Dies After SUV Crashes Into Garbage Truck]]> Mon, 23 Jan 2017 19:18:18 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/012317+marcus+colbert.jpg
A man working on a garbage truck in Prince George's County, Maryland, was killed Monday after an SUV driver crashed into the truck.

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<![CDATA[Pope's Warning: Rising Populism Could Produce New Hitler]]> Mon, 23 Jan 2017 10:14:11 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/pope+francis+GettyImages-457244520.png
Pope Francis has expressed concern over the growing populist movement in Europe, saying it could result in the rise of leaders like Germany's Adolf Hitler, NBC News reported. "In times of crisis, we lack...

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<![CDATA[Missing Woman Was Last Seen a Week Ago, Police Say]]> Mon, 23 Jan 2017 09:55:03 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/tawanna+williams.jpg
Police in Washington, D.C., are searching for a woman who has been missing for a week.]]>
<![CDATA[Charities Collect Metro Cards After Inauguration, March]]> Mon, 23 Jan 2017 16:40:40 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/Metro+Inauguration.jpg
After hundreds of thousands of people descended on D.C. for the inauguration and the Women's March, two local charities are asking out-of-town visitors to donate their no-longer-needed SmarTrip cards.
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<![CDATA[Analysis: How Women Upstaged President Trump]]> Sun, 22 Jan 2017 20:33:21 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/dc-womens-march.jpg
For President Trump, the inauguration should have been his Super Bowl – the kind of spectacle everybody talks about at work all day Monday and beyond.But for once Trump, the self-styled showman who upended...

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<![CDATA[Russia Moves to Decriminalize Some Domestic Violence]]> Mon, 23 Jan 2017 08:13:31 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/russia-dom-violence.jpg
In the days following international demonstrations for women’s rights, Russia looks to advance legislation that would decriminalize domestic violence, NBC News reported.The bill would remove criminal liability...

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<![CDATA[Driver Fleeing Traffic Stop Fires Shots at Police Officer]]> Mon, 23 Jan 2017 19:10:02 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/216*120/2017-01-23_0524.png
Fairfax County police are looking for the person who shot at a police cruiser in the Great Falls area early Monday morning.]]>
<![CDATA[Inauguration Cleanup Could Stretch Into March]]> Sun, 22 Jan 2017 19:12:20 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/WRC_0000000017490761_1200x675_860338755611.jpg
Crews were busy Sunday cleaning up after the inauguration of President Donald Trump and the Women's March on Washington. News4's Darcy Spencer reports on the progress so far, and how much longer it could take.]]>
<![CDATA[Computer Glitch Temporarily Halts United Airlines Domestic Flights]]> Sun, 22 Jan 2017 23:44:15 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/WRC_0000000017491890_1200x675_860431427671.jpg
A computer glitch Sunday night temporarily halts United Airlines Domestic flights. News4's Shomari Stone reports from Reagan National Airport.]]>
<![CDATA[Crews Working to Take Down Inauguration Fencing, Stages]]> Sun, 22 Jan 2017 23:37:25 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/Lincoln_Memorial.jpg
Crews worked into the night Sunday to take down some of the structures put up for President Trump's inauguration. The National Mall and the Lincoln Memorial should be back to normal soon, but News4's Darcy...]]>
<![CDATA[Trump, Israeli PM Have ‘Very Warm’ Conversation]]> Sun, 22 Jan 2017 22:46:20 -0500 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/TrumpIsraeliPM.jpg
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu had a "very warm" conversation with President Donald Trump on Sunday, NBC News reported. Netanyahu's office said the two leaders discussed Iran and the Palestinian...

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