<![CDATA[NBC4 Washington - Local News]]>Copyright 2017https://www.nbcwashington.com/news/local http://media.nbcnewyork.com/designimages/WASH+NBC4+BLUE.png NBC4 Washington https://www.nbcwashington.comen-usSun, 19 Nov 2017 13:09:31 -0500Sun, 19 Nov 2017 13:09:31 -0500NBC Owned Television Stations <![CDATA[Redskins Showtime Overtime: Saints vs Skins]]> Sun, 19 Nov 2017 11:24:17 -0500 https://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/WRC_0000000020914302_1200x675_1098443843905.jpg
The Redskins Showtime crew gets you ready for Sunday’s game against the Saints. News4’s Carol Maloney, former Redskins Running Back Clinton Portis and ESPN 980’s Kevin Sheehan and Mike...]]>
<![CDATA[Redskins Look To Rebound Against Saints]]> Sun, 19 Nov 2017 13:04:22 -0500 https://media.nbcwashington.com/images/180*120/GettyImages-876281230.jpg
For the Redskins, it has been a wildly inconsistant season so far, winning big games, like against Seattle, and failing to success, like against Minnesota. They have gone 2-3 over the last five and are 4-5...

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<![CDATA[This Flamin' Hot Turkey Will Spice Up Your Thanksgiving]]> Sun, 19 Nov 2017 08:36:36 -0500 https://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/Cheetos+Turkey.jpg
Imagine sitting down to Thanksgiving dinner in your elastic waistband pants to enjoy mom's delicious mash potatoes with gravy, green bean casserole, sweet potato casserole, cranberry sauce, and: a juicy Flamin'...

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<![CDATA[Two Dead After Separate Shooting Incidents in DC]]> Sun, 19 Nov 2017 12:50:54 -0500 https://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/2017-11-19_0713.png
Two men were killed in separate shootings in Washington, D.C., overnight.

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<![CDATA[Va. Pulls Guardrail Blamed for Fatalities From Approved List]]> Wed, 15 Nov 2017 21:07:38 -0500 https://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/x-lite+guardrail.jpg
A controversial guardrail is being blamed for at least six deaths, and a News4 consumer investigation found thousands of them are on roads in Virginia and Maryland.

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<![CDATA[Join NBC4 in Donating to Food 4 Families]]> Sun, 19 Nov 2017 08:25:52 -0500 https://media.nbcwashington.com/images/180*120/food4Families21.jpg
Join us as we provide a Thanksgiving meal to families in need.]]>
<![CDATA[Boys Battling Leukemia Become Pilots for a Day]]> Fri, 17 Nov 2017 18:52:24 -0500 https://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/Pint_Sized_Pilots_Boys_Battling_Leukemia_Become_Pilots_for_a.jpg
Two brave boys with leukemia who met each other in the hospital got to be pilots for a day at Joint Base Andrews. News4's Aimee Cho followed them during the "awesome" experience.]]>
<![CDATA['Words Matter': How You Can Support Adoptive Families]]> Fri, 17 Nov 2017 11:39:48 -0500 https://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/111717+adoptive+family.jpg
Do you have any real children? When did you rescue her? Can you tell me about your adoptive daughter? Many adoptive families hear questions like these all the time. While the people who ask them often mean well,...

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<![CDATA[3 Teens Missing, Endangered in Prince William County]]> Sun, 19 Nov 2017 07:23:36 -0500 https://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/Missing+Bristow+Teens.jpg
Three teens have gone missing from the Bristow area of Prince William County, Virginia, police said.

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<![CDATA[Family Marks 1 Year Since Woman Died After Being Set on Fire]]> Sat, 18 Nov 2017 23:39:36 -0500 https://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/To_Know_Her_Was_to_Love_Her_Family_Marks_One_Year_Since_Woma.jpg
Delores "Sweetie" Williams died in 2016 after her boyfriend intentionally set her on fire, police say. Nearly one year after her death, Sweetie's friends and family lit candles and sang songs...]]>
<![CDATA[Dems Opt for State-Run Primary in Virginia's 10th District]]> Sat, 18 Nov 2017 17:44:52 -0500 https://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/110816+virginia+flag.jpg
Democrats will hold a state-run primary next year in their race to unseat Republican Barbara Comstock from a northern Virginia congressional district.

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<![CDATA[100 Dogs Rescued From Puerto Rico, Flown to Dulles]]> Sun, 19 Nov 2017 07:51:08 -0500 https://media.nbcwashington.com/images/193*120/shelley-castle-photography-PRtransfer-1851.jpg

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<![CDATA[Virginia Sheriff Flew First Class for Extraditions]]> Sun, 19 Nov 2017 08:04:30 -0500 https://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/culpeper+county+sheriffs+car+111617.jpg
A Virginia sheriff traveled first class to pick up fugitives out of state, including trips to Las Vegas and San Diego, the News4 I-Team found.

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<![CDATA[Park Police Shoot Suspect Involved in Chase in Virginia]]> Sat, 18 Nov 2017 07:16:06 -0500 https://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/fairfax+county+chase+2.jpg
About 7:42 p.m., U.S. Park Police officers were pursuing a man who was wanted in connection to a previously reported crash on southbound George Washington Parkway, Sgt. James Dingeldein said.

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<![CDATA[ICE! at Gaylord Hotel at National Harbor]]> Sat, 18 Nov 2017 10:40:15 -0500 https://media.nbcwashington.com/images/160*120/ICE+2017+Display27.jpg
This year's theme is Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer, and the entire display is made from 2 million pounds of ice sculptures.]]>
<![CDATA[Federal Agents Raid Virginia Boutique, Haul Out Items]]> Fri, 17 Nov 2017 19:21:29 -0500 https://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/Federal_Agents_Raid_Virginia_Boutique.jpg
Why did federal agents raid a boutique in the quaint Virginia town of Middleburg? Dozens of agents spent eight hours hauling items out of the store The Outpost, which sells home furnishings from around...]]>
<![CDATA[Man Sentenced to 30 Years in Prison for Killing DC Actress]]> Fri, 17 Nov 2017 18:13:17 -0500 https://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/111717+tricia+mccauley+duane+johnson.jpg
The man who killed a D.C. yoga instructor on Christmas Day has been sentenced to spend 30 years in prison.

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<![CDATA[Prince George's Officer Loses Suit Over Pool Party Clash]]> Fri, 17 Nov 2017 19:17:01 -0500 https://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/Prince_Georges_Officer_Loses_Civil_Suit_After_Attack.jpg
A white Prince George's County police officer accused of attacking a black, off-duty Colmar Manor police officer has lost a civil lawsuit, and Prince George's County is expected to pay $31,500 in damages.]]>
<![CDATA[Students Aid Community & Beyond]]> Fri, 17 Nov 2017 19:01:01 -0500 https://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/2017-11-17_1859.jpg
Sterling Middle School students are collecting donations in their One to the World project.]]>
<![CDATA[Pop-Up Library Features Bike Repair Station]]> Fri, 17 Nov 2017 18:52:33 -0500 https://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/Pop-Up_Library_Features_Bike_Repair_Station.jpg
A pop-up library in the Penrose area of Arlington features a bike repair station.]]>
<![CDATA[The Top 4 Black Friday Deals Worth Your Time and Money]]> Fri, 17 Nov 2017 18:28:39 -0500 https://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/The_Top_4_Black_Friday_Deals_That_Are_Worth_Your_Time_and_Mo.jpg
We're one week away from Black Friday, but not every offer is worth the hassle of standing in line or looking for parking. Consumer Reporter Susan Hogan has the top four buys that are worth all of the effort.]]>
<![CDATA[Check Out Duke Ellington Park Before It's Upcoming Makeover]]> Fri, 17 Nov 2017 18:23:33 -0500 https://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/Check_Out_Duke_Ellington_Park_Upcoming_Makeover.jpg
News4's Derrick Ward is at Duke Ellington Park, which is set to get a makeover.]]>
<![CDATA[4 Your Weekend: Choosing Justice League vs. Mudbound]]> Fri, 17 Nov 2017 18:13:22 -0500 https://media.nbcwashington.com/images/214*120/4_Your_Weekend_Justice_League_vs_Mudbound.jpg
WTOP entertainment Jason Fraley helps you choose which movie to see this weekend: blockbuster action flick Justin League, or Oscar-bound World War I film Mudbound?]]>
<![CDATA[Experts to DC Council: Pay More for Tunnel Project]]> Fri, 17 Nov 2017 18:49:32 -0500 https://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/DC+Water+Hearing.jpg
"I can't stop this rate from increasing, there's nothing I can do. Even if I stop running the water, the bill would just keep going up," D.C. resident Tracey Williams told council members.

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<![CDATA[How to Protect Your Pets from the Cold]]> Fri, 17 Nov 2017 18:00:58 -0500 https://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/How_to_Protect_Your_Pets_from_the_Cold.jpg
News4's Sheena Parveen talks with Dr. Joshua Woolsey shares how you can protect your pet... and introduced you to ManMan, who lives at the Humane Rescue Alliance and needs a forever home.]]>
<![CDATA[How to Avoid Holiday Shopping Scams]]> Fri, 17 Nov 2017 17:38:26 -0500 https://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/How_to_Avoid_Holiday_Shopping_Scams.jpg
Holiday shopping season is getting into full swing and an estimated 165 million people are expected to do some kind of shopping this year. Consumer Reporter Susan Hogan explains scammers will be waiting for you...]]>
<![CDATA[Celeb 60: Katy Perry Banned From China, Titanic Anniversary]]> Fri, 17 Nov 2017 17:33:21 -0500 https://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/Katy_Perry_Banned_From_China_Titanic_Anniversary.jpg
Tommy McFly is here with your daily Celebrity 60 for Nov. 17, 2017.]]>
<![CDATA[Police Investigate Bullet Holes, Gunfire at Md. Church]]> Fri, 17 Nov 2017 17:18:40 -0500 https://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/thumbnail+%2812%292.png
Police are offering a $10,000 reward for information leading to an arrest after a Gaithersburg church building was hit by several bullets.]]>
<![CDATA[Nonprofits Hard at Work to Provide Thanksgiving Dinners]]> Fri, 17 Nov 2017 17:26:28 -0500 https://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/Nonprofits_Working_to_Make_Thanksgiving_Dinners.jpg
Charitable organizations in our area are already hard at work to provide Thanksgiving dinners and other food for families in need. "It means so much that I forget to shop for my family," said...]]>
<![CDATA[Frozen Corn Recalled Over Listeria Risk]]> Fri, 17 Nov 2017 13:18:03 -0500 https://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/corn+recall.jpg
Stop & Shop, Giant and Martin's has recalled some of its frozen corn because it may be contaminated with listeria.The supermarket companies recalled their Brand Frozen Whole Kernel Sweet Corn could be...

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<![CDATA[Va. Man Killed Helping Truck Driver Stuck in Dirt: Police]]> Fri, 17 Nov 2017 14:01:08 -0500 https://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/shutterstock_528098962+mack+dump+truck.jpg
A Gainesville man was struck and killed while trying to help a driver free his dump truck that was stuck in soft soil, police said.]]>
<![CDATA[Prince George's County Offers Up to $175 for Gun Trade-Ins]]> Fri, 17 Nov 2017 14:10:13 -0500 https://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/shutterstock_512259145.jpg
Prince George's County is offering gun owners gift cards worth up to $175 if they anonymously trade in their firearms.]]>
<![CDATA[Thief Steals Garage Door Openers to Get Into Homes in Va.]]> Fri, 17 Nov 2017 12:37:48 -0500 https://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/hief_Steals_Garage_Door_Openers_to_Get_Into_Homes_in_Va..jpg
Fairfax County police are investigating a series of burglaries in which the victims' garage door openers were stolen from unlocked vehicles. In at least two cases, the victims saw the suspect inside their homes....]]>
<![CDATA[Metro Service Delayed on Blue, Silver Lines]]> Fri, 17 Nov 2017 11:47:32 -0500 https://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/120116+metro+generic+man.jpg
Metro service was temporarily suspended Friday morning on the Blue Line and Silver Line between the Stadium-Armory station in Southeast D.C. and the Addison Road station in Capitol Heights, Maryland.

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<![CDATA[Beach Boys, Wynonna to Play National Christmas Tree Lighting]]> Fri, 17 Nov 2017 12:07:02 -0500 https://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/GettyImages-107380808.jpg
The Beach Boys, Wynonna and The Texas Tenors will play the White House's National Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony, National Park Service officials said.

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<![CDATA[37 Years After Teen's Death, Family Still Seeks Answers]]> Fri, 17 Nov 2017 08:21:30 -0500 https://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/Family_Searches_for_Answers_in_Cold_Case_Murder.jpg
It's been nearly 40 years since Deborah Ann Brooks was abducted near her Northeast Washington home and murdered. Her killer was never found, but detectives are not giving up on her case.]]>
<![CDATA[Munch on These Dishes to Fuel Your Sculpture Garden Skating]]> Fri, 17 Nov 2017 12:17:43 -0500 https://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/The_Best_Snacks_To_Feed_Your_Post_Ice_Skating_Appetite.jpg
Chef Anita Cheong from The Pavilion Cafe at the National Gallery of Art Sculpture Garden shares some of the delicious munchies you can snack on after ice skating at the rink, which opens Saturday.]]>
<![CDATA[2 Injured in Mobile Home Fire in Fairfax County]]> Fri, 17 Nov 2017 05:51:47 -0500 https://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/fire+truck+generic.jpg
Two people were injured when a mobile home caught fire in the Alexandria section of Fairfax County.]]>
<![CDATA[Advocates for the Homeless Sleep Outside in DC]]> Fri, 17 Nov 2017 00:22:14 -0500 https://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/Advocates_for_the_Homeless_Sleep_Outside_in_DC.jpg
Dozens of people are sleeping outside to raise awareness -- and money -- for D.C.'s homeless. News4's Justin Finch reports.]]>
<![CDATA[DC Sniper's Ex-Wife: Domestic Violence Linked With Shootings]]> Fri, 17 Nov 2017 07:38:37 -0500 https://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/Mildred+Muhammad1.jpg
Some experts say domestic violence is a common thread in mass shootings. Mildred Muhammad, D.C. Sniper John Allen Muhammad's ex-wife, said she knows about the connection first-hand.

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<![CDATA[Long-Promised Development Breaks Ground in Suitland]]> Thu, 16 Nov 2017 22:12:25 -0500 https://media.nbcwashington.com/images/214*120/Major_Development_Breaks_Ground_in_Suitland.jpg
After 20 years, Suitland is getting the serious re-development it has been long promised. News4's Tracee Wilkins reports.]]>
<![CDATA[Teacher Pulls Off Student's Hijab at Fairfax County School]]> Fri, 17 Nov 2017 02:10:55 -0500 https://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/HijabGettyImages-871266408.jpg
A Lake Braddock High School student said she was shocked and infuriated when a teacher pulled her hijab off her head in front of other students at school.

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<![CDATA[Group Distracts Jewelry Store Owner While Woman Steals $200K]]> Thu, 16 Nov 2017 20:22:17 -0500 https://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/Falls+Church+Jewelry+Store+Robbery+110317.jpg
The City of Falls Church Police are searching for seven people who robbed jewelry and cash from a jewelry store in Eden Center.

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<![CDATA['Beyond Vulgar': Human Hair Buildup Poses Metro Threat]]> Fri, 17 Nov 2017 11:44:03 -0500 https://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/hair+insulator+metro+rail.jpg
Hair and other human fibers are accumulating in Washington D.C. Metro tunnels in such large quantities that the gunk poses a threat of electrical sparks and fire, a transit consultant tells News4.

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<![CDATA['She Was in My Heart From Day One': Adoption Judge Speaks]]> Thu, 16 Nov 2017 18:56:55 -0500 https://media.nbcwashington.com/images/213*120/Prince_Georges_Judge_Tells_Her_Familys_Adoption_Story.jpg
A judge in Prince George's County, Maryland, finalized adoptions for 10 families on Thursday, and she spoke with News4's Barbara Harrison about how adoption changed her own life.
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