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Tuesday, Aug 13, 2019 at 07:48 PM EDT

Hit-and-Run Driver Struck, Killed Father in Waldorf

Hit-and-Run Driver Struck, Killed Father in Waldorf

A hit-and-run driver struck and killed a father of two who was standing or walking on Route 5 in Waldorf, Maryland, Tuesday morning, police say.

Wednesday, Aug 14, 2019 at 06:58 AM EDT

DDOT to Take Action on Speeding Drivers Near School

DDOT to Take Action on Speeding Drivers Near School

D.C. leaders say they are taking action to get a stop sign installed near an elementary school in Southeast D.C. after News4 interviewed a resident who has recorded videos of cars flying through a busy...

Wednesday, Aug 14, 2019 at 06:50 AM EDT

Ex-Federal Prosecutor Running for Fairfax Co. Prosecutor Job

Ex-Federal Prosecutor Running for Fairfax Co. Prosecutor Job

Jonathan Fahey has quit his job as a federal prosecutor to mount an independent campaign and says the Democratic nominee will put public safety at risk. News4's Julie Carey reports that the Democratic candidate,...

Tuesday, Aug 13, 2019 at 06:45 PM EDT

Gary Sinise Foundation Builds Home for Va. Veteran

Gary Sinise Foundation Builds Home for Va. Veteran

A Virginia community is giving back to a retired local veteran who nearly gave his life for our country. The Gary Sinise Foundation is building Army Maj. Jeremy Haynes a new house in Clifton, Virginia.

Tuesday, Aug 13, 2019 at 05:37 PM EDT

Police: Man With Gun, Bourbon Arrested Outside Pentagon

Police: Man With Gun, Bourbon Arrested Outside Pentagon

Pentagon police say a Kentucky man with a shotgun arrived at the government facility last week and told officers he had driven through the night to attend to "liberty business" there.

Tuesday, Aug 13, 2019 at 03:23 PM EDT

National Philharmonic Remains Open With New Leadership

National Philharmonic Remains Open With New Leadership

After raising half a million dollars, the National Philharmonic will stay open — with new leadership, the orchestra announced.

Wednesday, Aug 14, 2019 at 11:52 AM EDT

Former SEAL Trains Cloned K-9s to Take Down School Shooters

Former SEAL Trains Cloned K-9s to Take Down School Shooters

An former Navy SEAL says he has the solution to stopping school shootings: He's training dogs to find them and take them down.

Tuesday, Aug 13, 2019 at 06:02 PM EDT

Alexandria Mayor Proposes King Street Pedestrian Walkway

Alexandria Mayor Proposes King Street Pedestrian Walkway

Alexandria Mayor Justin Wilson and Councilor John Chapman are proposing to turn the end of King Street into a pedestrian walkway in hopes that it will revitalize the waterfront and make it better for business....

Tuesday, Aug 13, 2019 at 01:16 PM EDT

Rankings Recognize DC-Area High School Football Teams

Rankings Recognize DC-Area High School Football Teams<br />

Some of the best high school football teams in the country are right in the D.C. area.

Tuesday, Aug 13, 2019 at 11:16 AM EDT

Animal Rights Complaint Details Dog Deaths at Johns Hopkins

Animal Rights Complaint Details Dog Deaths at Johns Hopkins

An animal rights group has filed a federal complaint against Johns Hopkins University researchers over a lab experiment in which nine dogs had to be euthanized after spinal surgeries.

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