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Thursday, Feb 21, 2019 at 06:59 PM EST

'Bird Box' Photo Wins Pat Collins Snow Stick Challenge

'Bird Box' Photo Wins Pat Collins Snow Stick Challenge

The challenge: Act out a movie and win a Pat Collins Snow Stick. The winner: an Alexandria mom who recreated a scene from "Bird Box" with her two little girls. "This is a huge honor," Rachel...

Thursday, Feb 21, 2019 at 06:55 PM EST

Charter School Teaches Southeast Students Coding, Robotics

Charter School Teaches Southeast Students Coding, Robotics

Sixth-graders are already learning how to build robots at D.C.'s first computer science middle school in Southeast. News4's Aimee Cho reports.

Thursday, Feb 21, 2019 at 06:42 PM EST

Snow Stick Challenge: Act Out Your Favorite Movie

Snow Stick Challenge: Act Out Your Favorite Movie

In this edition of the Pat Collins Snow Stick Challenge, we ask viewers to act out their favorite movie scene ahead of the Oscars.

Thursday, Feb 21, 2019 at 06:41 PM EST

Father Pushes Bill to Change Maryland Fetal Homicide Law

Father Pushes Bill to Change Maryland Fetal Homicide Law

The family of a teacher who was murdered while she was pregnant is renewing a proposal to change Maryland's fetal homicide law.

Thursday, Feb 21, 2019 at 07:25 PM EST

'I Felt Abandoned': Church Sex Abuse Survivors Seek Change

'I Felt Abandoned': Church Sex Abuse Survivors Seek Change

Following the defrocking of Cardinal Theodore McCarrick, survivors of sex abuse in the Catholic Church gathered with advocates to protest in favor of accountability and greater female representation in the...

Friday, Feb 22, 2019 at 01:56 PM EST

'I'm Disgusted by This Vote': ERA Failure Sparks Tears in VA

'I'm Disgusted by This Vote': ERA Failure Sparks Tears in VA

The failure of a last-ditch effort for approval of the Equal Rights Amendment in Virginia evoked frustration and tears in Richmond on Thursday.

Thursday, Feb 21, 2019 at 06:18 PM EST

Maryland Caregiver Gets 7 Years for Abusing Autistic Patient

Maryland Caregiver Gets 7 Years for Abusing Autistic Patient

A Montgomery County, Maryland, man was sentenced Thursday to seven years in prison for abusing an autistic patient in his care.

Thursday, Feb 21, 2019 at 06:44 PM EST

Man Strikes Secret Service Officer Outside White House

Man Strikes Secret Service Officer Outside White House

A man is accused of striking a female U.S. Secret Service officer outside the White House Monday, after breaching a police security perimeter, according to a Secret Service affidavit reviewed by the News-4...

Thursday, Feb 21, 2019 at 06:07 PM EST

'The Tommy Show' Is Back

'The Tommy Show' Is Back

You won't find "The Tommy Show" on 94.7 FM anymore. But it's back online. News4's Tommy McFly and his cohost Kelly Collis talk about the relaunch of their show, which now runs out of a basement studio...

Friday, Feb 22, 2019 at 06:55 PM EST

Hashish Found Hidden in Chocolates at Dulles Airport

Hashish Found Hidden in Chocolates at Dulles Airport

Customs officers inspecting luggage at Washington Dulles International Airport thought something seemed off about chocolates in a woman's luggage. They searched the treats and found hashish inside.

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