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Tuesday, May 22, 2018 at 07:25 PM EDT

Boating Safety Measures Helped Save Stranded Kayaker's Life

Boating Safety Measures Helped Save Stranded Kayaker's Life

After a wave rolled Sean Danielson out of his kayak and into the chilly Chesapeake Bay, he stayed with his boat, he had on a life vest and it had a whistle attached. Police say these three things helped keep him...

Tuesday, May 22, 2018 at 07:25 PM EDT

Metro Won't Bring Back Late Night Hours Yet

Metro Won't Bring Back Late Night Hours Yet

Metro board members say more track work is needed and are set to continue shorter commuter hours. News4's Adam Tuss reports.

Tuesday, May 22, 2018 at 07:28 PM EDT

Motorized Partition That Killed Student Was Working: Company

Motorized Partition That Killed Student Was Working: Company

The company that made the motorized room partition that killed a little boy inside his school in Virginia on Friday says the device worked correctly and the child's death was a "terrible accident."

Tuesday, May 22, 2018 at 07:23 PM EDT

Virginia Lawmakers Weighing Medicaid Expansion

Virginia Lawmakers Weighing Medicaid Expansion

Virginia lawmakers are on the verge of approving a budget that would expand health care coverage to 300,000 more residents. After years of fierce Republican opposition, a compromise is in the works. News4's...

Tuesday, May 22, 2018 at 10:23 PM EDT

Sinkhole Opens Up on White House Grounds

Sinkhole Opens Up on White House Grounds

The sinkhole was found Sunday north of the White House, near the entrance to the press briefing room, a National Park Service spokeswoman said Tuesday evening.

Tuesday, May 22, 2018 at 10:46 PM EDT

Streets Flooded Throughout the DC Area From Storms

Streets Flooded Throughout the DC Area From Storms

Streets throughout the D.C. area flooded after another series of severe storms rolled over the region, dumping up to 2 inches of rain.

Tuesday, May 22, 2018 at 02:36 PM EDT

Sapling in DC Grown From George Washington Tree

Sapling in DC Grown From George Washington Tree

The new tree planted on the grounds of the U.S. Capitol on Monday is young, but it has a lot of history.

Tuesday, May 22, 2018 at 02:32 PM EDT

NOAA Monitors Kilauea Ash Cloud for Air Traffic Safety

NOAA Monitors Kilauea Ash Cloud for Air Traffic Safety

NOAA Meteorologist Ellen Ramirez is monitoring the ash cloud created by Hawaii's volcano to make sure air traffic isn't in jeopardy. Amelia Draper reports.

Tuesday, May 22, 2018 at 06:54 PM EDT

Teen Said He 'Drove At' Baltimore Co. Officer: Records

Teen Said He 'Drove At' Baltimore Co. Officer: Records

A 16-year-old boy who's charged in the death of a Maryland police officer told detectives he had been in the driver's seat of a vehicle while others were burglarizing a home and that he drove at the officer,...

Tuesday, May 22, 2018 at 08:23 PM EDT

Domino's Pizza Delivery Driver Slain in SUV in Md.

Domino's Pizza Delivery Driver Slain in SUV in Md.

The man found fatally wounded inside a jeep in Burtonsville, Maryland, Monday night has been identified as a Rockville man who was working as a pizza delivery driver at the time.

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