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National Children's Museum Preview

National Children's Museum Preview

Prince George's County Bureau Chief Tracee Wilkins gets a preview of the National Children's Museum' new facility at... Watch »

Dec 7, 2012
First Lady's

First Lady's "Night Before Christmas"

First lady Michelle Obama teamed with actor Rico Rodriguez this year for the reading of "'Twas the Night Before... Watch »

Nov 21, 2013
Obamas Light National Christmas Tree

Obamas Light National Christmas Tree

Storm Team 4 Chief Meteorologist Doug Kammerer was at the Ellipse as the President Barack Obama and family lit... Watch »

Nov 21, 2013
Obamas Light National Christmas Tree

Obamas Light National Christmas Tree

The Obama family will illuminate the White House's National Christmas Tree Thursday night during a celebration... Watch »

Dec 6, 2012

Boehner Lights Capitol Christmas Tree

This year's tree is a 65-foot Engelmann spruce from the Blanco Ranger District of the White River National Forest in... View »

Nov 21, 2013
1st Look Loves:

1st Look Loves: "The Dash Snow Initiative"

Among the glittering events happening in Miami for Art Basel is a private dinner and auction presented by Chanel and... Read »

Dec 4, 2012
Baby Elephant Plays with Mom

Baby Elephant Plays with Mom

The Oregon Zoo's new Asian elephant calf plays in wood shavings with her mom, Rose-Tu. The female calf was born... Watch »

Dec 5, 2012
Pyrotechnic Christmas Tree Lighting Outside Freer Gallery

Pyrotechnic Christmas Tree Lighting Outside Freer Gallery

Chinese artist Cai Guo Quiang staged a pyrotechnic Christmas tree lighting outside the Smithsonian Freer Gallery of... Watch »

Nov 21, 2013
34th Annual Logan Circle Holiday House Tour This Sunday

34th Annual Logan Circle Holiday House Tour This Sunday

A D.C. neighborhood with a deep history and a modern edge also has some of the coolest houses in the city, and this... Watch »

Nov 21, 2013

White House Holiday Decorations

With the holiday season just around the corner, Christmas trees and piles of present decorate the White House. Take... View »

Nov 21, 2013
Santa Reveals Gift Giving Secrets

Santa Reveals Gift Giving Secrets

Santa talks about what kids are asking for this Christmas season. Mr. Claus also explains how he soothes kids not in... Watch »

Nov 21, 2013
Rockefeller Tree-Lighting Time Lapse

Rockefeller Tree-Lighting Time Lapse

A time-lapse video of the tree-lighting ceremony at Rockefeller Center. Watch »

Nov 21, 2013
Neil Patrick Harris To Host National Christmas Tree Lighting

Neil Patrick Harris To Host National Christmas Tree Lighting

The actor will host the annual event on Dec. 6. Read »

Nov 21, 2013
The Meaning Behind Rockefeller Christmas Tree

The Meaning Behind Rockefeller Christmas Tree

This year's lighting of the Rockefeller Christmas Tree represents joy and hope at the start of the Holiday season. Watch »

Nov 21, 2013

Carousel Opens at National Zoo

Ever wanted to ride a panda? Now you can! View »

Nov 28, 2012
Washington Ballet's Nutcracker Opening at Warner Theatre

Washington Ballet's Nutcracker Opening at Warner Theatre

Washington Ballet Artistic Director Septime Webre has a preview of the Nutcracker, which opens this week at... Watch »

Nov 21, 2013
Rockin' with the Rockettes at Radio City

Rockin' with the Rockettes at Radio City

Join us for the Rockettes 85th celebration at the Radio City Christmas Spectacular. Watch »

Dec 5, 2012
Capitol Christmas Tree Arrives in DC

Capitol Christmas Tree Arrives in DC

The U.S. Capitol's Christmas tree is scheduled to arrive on the grounds around 10 a.m. Monday. Read »

Nov 21, 2013

Obama Pardons Thanksgiving Turkeys

President Barack Obama pardoned two turkeys in an annual Thanksgiving rite on Wednesday, saying he wanted to... View »

Nov 21, 2012
Kennedy Center: Jekyll & Hyde

Kennedy Center: Jekyll & Hyde

Jekyll & Hyde stars Constantine Maroulis and Deborah Cox preview the musical at the Kennedy Center through... Watch »

Nov 21, 2012
Community Shred Set for Sept. 6
NBC4 and Allstate will host a community shred event Sept. 6. Read more
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