<![CDATA[NBC4 Washington - Top Stories]]> Copyright 2014 http://www.nbcwashington.com/news/top-stories http://media.nbcbayarea.com/designimages/WASH+NBC4+BLUE.png NBC4 Washington http://www.nbcwashington.com en-us Sat, 25 Oct 2014 22:22:45 -0400 Sat, 25 Oct 2014 22:22:45 -0400 NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[DDOT Staff Member Injured during Snow Plow Event]]> Sat, 25 Oct 2014 14:43:53 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/dc+snow+plow+on+the+move.jpg
DDOT spokesman Reggie Sanders said the woman was struck by a snow plow and has serious injuries to both legs.

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<![CDATA[NYC Doc Enters Next Phase of Ebola]]> Sat, 25 Oct 2014 21:39:56 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/craig+spencer+bellevue.jpg
Dr. Craig Spencer, the physician being treated for Ebola at Bellevue Hospital, has entered the next phase of the illness: the onset of gastrointestinal symptoms, health officials said Saturday]]>
<![CDATA[First Cat Cafe Opens in Oakland]]> Sat, 25 Oct 2014 21:57:26 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/215*120/cat_cafe_cat.jpg
America’s first cat café opened its doors Saturday in Oakland, California. At the Cat Town Café, people can buy a latte and an hour of playtime with adoptable felines. The owners hope this new business will help...

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<![CDATA[2 Dead in SoCal Shooting: Sheriff]]> Sat, 25 Oct 2014 22:17:02 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/121025-san-clemente-shooting.jpg
A man and a woman were dead following reports of a shooting inside a San Clemente business Saturday afternoon, according to the Orange County Sheriff's Department. Authorities responded to Bliss Boutique...]]>
<![CDATA[Teams Search Park for Relisha Rudd]]> Sat, 25 Oct 2014 19:46:38 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/217*120/2014-03-28_0535_001.png
Volunteers are gearing up for a massive search for an 8-year-old D.C. girl who has been missing for seven months.]]>
<![CDATA[Boy Shot for Laughing: Dad]]> Sat, 25 Oct 2014 17:12:16 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/Kobe-Jones.jpg
A Gary, Indiana, boy was killed Friday after being shot nine times by a neighbor whose home was burglarized earlier in the day, police said. The 13-year-old boy, Kobe Jones, was reportedly laughing about...
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<![CDATA[Cutting Dreads to Raise Childhood Cancer Funds]]> Sat, 25 Oct 2014 11:06:52 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/Jeff+Franca.jpg
Jeff Franca, of Clifton Virginia, will shed his dreadlocks this weekend as part of a fundraiser for toxic childhood cancer treatments.]]>
<![CDATA[Mom Arrested in Death of Girl: Cops]]> Sat, 25 Oct 2014 14:09:02 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/215*120/Generic+Police+Tape+Generic.JPG
Authorities have arrested a mother in the death of her 4-year-old daughter at a New York City homeless shelter, police said. Latoya Curry, 35, was arrested Friday on a charge of second-degree murder in the death...

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<![CDATA[D.C. Teen Remains in Coma After Hit-And-Run]]> Fri, 24 Oct 2014 23:32:25 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/1024-wright.jpg
Jeremiah Williams has been in a coma since he was struck by a hit-and-run driver Tuesday night in D.C.]]>
<![CDATA[Hannah Graham: Remains Found Belong to UVa. Student]]> Sat, 25 Oct 2014 08:42:01 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/hannah+graham+triple+photo.jpg
A body found Saturday is missing University of Virginia student Hannah Graham, the Albemarle County Police Department said Friday.
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<![CDATA[Micro Cameras Found in Search of Rabbi's Towson U. Office]]> Fri, 24 Oct 2014 23:29:17 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/rabbi+Dr+Barry+Freundel.jpg
A D.C. rabbi accused of secretly recording women shower at a Georgetown synagogue also had a collection of secret recording devices in his office at a Maryland college, according to court documents.]]>
<![CDATA[Va. Woman Not Guilty by Insanity in Husband's Stabbing Death]]> Sat, 25 Oct 2014 04:01:33 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/Leesburg-Woman-3-4-13.jpg
Dae Hwang, a Leesburg woman accused of killing her husband last year, has been found not guilty by reason of insanity.]]>
<![CDATA[Nina Pham Meets With Obama After Discharge From NIH]]> Sat, 25 Oct 2014 17:24:44 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/AP570888027428.jpg
Dallas nurse Nina Pham, who contracted Ebola while caring for a patient in Texas, was discharged from the hospital Friday, now free of the virus, and will meet with President Barack Obama at the White...

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<![CDATA[6 Rescued From Storage Container Trailer]]> Fri, 24 Oct 2014 23:21:33 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/1024-moco-rescue.jpg
A technical operation was underway Friday evening in Gaithersburg when six people got trapped inside a storage container trailer.]]>
<![CDATA[Sisters Killed in Oxon Hill Crash Laid to Rest]]> Fri, 24 Oct 2014 20:55:13 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/WRC_0000000008296320_1200x675_347576899781.jpg
News4's Darcy Spencer spoke with grieving family members of two sisters, 32-year-old Typhani Wilkerson and 34-year-old Tameika Curtis, who were killed in a horrific crash in Oxon Hill several weeks ago.]]>
<![CDATA[Six Flags Beefs up Security for Fright Fest]]> Fri, 24 Oct 2014 20:00:32 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/WRC_0000000008296295_1200x675_347580995606.jpg
Following rumors of planned violence, security is increased at Six Flags for Fright Night. Kristin Wright reports.]]>
<![CDATA[Decades of Running in the Marine Corps Marathon]]> Fri, 24 Oct 2014 19:57:13 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/WRC_0000000008296269_1200x675_347572291963.jpg
Mo Higgins has run the Marine Corps Marathon 27 times, more than any other woman, and Matthew Jaffe, who has never missed one, is preparing to run in his 39th. News4's Mark Segraves reports.]]>
<![CDATA[Take Advantage of Hidden Car Warranties]]> Fri, 24 Oct 2014 19:51:29 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/WRC_0000000008295005_1200x675_347535427653.jpg
Consumer Reports says you might be able to get your car fixed for free. Consumer Reporter Erika Gonzalez shares the secret.]]>
<![CDATA[H.D. Woodson Football Coach's Comeback]]> Fri, 24 Oct 2014 19:48:02 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/WRC_0000000008296194_1200x675_347561027687.jpg
After a two-year suspension H.D. Woodson's Greg Fuller is back on the sidelines. Jason Pugh reports.]]>
<![CDATA[Mauled Dog Sitter on the Road to Recover]]> Fri, 24 Oct 2014 19:20:11 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/WRC_0000000008296226_1200x675_347563075657.jpg
News4's Shomari Stone spoke with Jill Horvat, a dog sitter who was brutally mauled last week by one of the 11 dogs she was taking care of. Horvat lost her right eye. To help pay for her medical expenses,...]]>
<![CDATA[Running for Love and to Honor Wounded Warriors]]> Fri, 24 Oct 2014 19:39:47 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/MCM+wounded+warrior+Love.jpg
News4's Mark Segraves spoke to runners participating in the Marine Corps Marathon in honor of those injured serving the country.

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<![CDATA[Handcyclist Competing in Third MCM]]> Fri, 24 Oct 2014 23:11:45 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/20141024+MCM.jpg
A double-leg amputee marine will be one of dozens of handcyclists will take part along side runners in the Marine Corps Marathon Sunday.]]>
<![CDATA[A History of School Shootings Since Newtown]]> Fri, 24 Oct 2014 19:49:26 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/school-shooting-AP746502146007_0.jpg
Friday's shooting at a high school cafeteria outside Seattle is at least the 11th planned schooting at a school since the Sandy Hook massacre in December 2012, when Adam Lanza shot and killed 20...

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<![CDATA[Actor Sean Astin to Start Marine Corps Marathon]]> Fri, 24 Oct 2014 17:22:35 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/WRC_0000000008294666_1200x675_347525699978.jpg
News4's Mark Segraves spoke to actor Sean Astin, an avid marathon runner who will start the Marine Corps Marathon this weekend.]]>
<![CDATA[NY, NJ Tighten Standards for Travelers at Risk for Ebola]]> Fri, 24 Oct 2014 17:59:52 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/tlmd_newark_hospital_ebola_st.jpg
Anyone flying into John F. Kennedy or Newark Liberty International Airport after having contact with Ebola-infected patients in one of three West African nations battling the potentially deadly virus will face a...
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<![CDATA[Revenge Porn Victim: "I Felt Helpless"]]> Thu, 23 Oct 2014 19:35:30 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/1022-md-revenge-porn.jpg
A woman who says her ex-boyfriend is one of the first people to be charged under Maryland's new "revenge porn" law says her life was ruined by her ex's actions.]]>
<![CDATA[Map: Where NYC Ebola Patient Went]]> Fri, 24 Oct 2014 15:45:33 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/ebola+map.jpg
Craig Spencer, a 33-year-old doctor who was treating Ebola patients in West Africa with the group Doctors Without Borders, returned to New York on Oct. 17. Other than feeling sluggish, he had exhibited...
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<![CDATA[Massive Air Bag Recall: What to Know]]> Fri, 24 Oct 2014 15:00:59 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/WRC_0000000008281288_1200x675_347461699942.jpg
News4's Erika Gonzalez has the latest on the massive air bag recall.]]>
<![CDATA[Snow and Ice Prep -- Already]]> Fri, 24 Oct 2014 16:32:50 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/214*120/2014-10-24_1631.jpg
Crews conducted a "dry run" Friday morning to make sure they're ready for winter.]]>
<![CDATA[Despite Strict Protocol, Risks Remain for Ebola Doctors: Group]]> Fri, 24 Oct 2014 15:25:13 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/tlmd_newark_hospital_ebola_st.jpg
The medical and humanitarian organization that employed the New York doctor who tested positive for the Ebola virus said that the risk for staff returning from the front lines in West Africa can't be completely...]]>
<![CDATA[Missing D.C. 7-Year-Old Located]]> Fri, 24 Oct 2014 06:22:42 -0400 http://media.nbcwashington.com/images/194*120/1023-zyvaunte.jpg
A 7-year-old boy from D.C. who had been missing for two weeks has been located, D.C. police said early Friday morning.]]>