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Saturday, Mar 9, 2019 at 06:45 PM EST

2-Alarm Fire Rips Through Fairfax County Home, Kills 1

2-Alarm Fire Rips Through Fairfax County Home, Kills 1

A 2-alarm fire devastated a McLean, Virginia, home Saturday, killing an elderly woman who had been missing for hours.

Saturday, Mar 9, 2019 at 06:42 AM EST

Police Grapple with New Threat: Exposure to Illegal Drugs

Police Grapple with New Threat: Exposure to Illegal Drugs

When Fredericksburg Police Officer Jonathan Piersol and Detective Paul Chewning answered an emergency call from a motel, they expected the usual threats. But during that April 2018 response, the two didn't...

Friday, Mar 8, 2019 at 05:41 PM EST

Virginia Pizza Shop Worker Finds, Returns $6,000 Cash

Virginia Pizza Shop Worker Finds, Returns $6,000 Cash

What would you do if you found $6,000 cash? A 20-year-old worker at a pizza place in Stafford County, Virginia, recently did the right thing and called authorities.

Friday, Mar 8, 2019 at 03:33 PM EST

Veterans Sought for Dominion EnergyShare Program

Veterans Sought for Dominion EnergyShare Program

Know a veteran interested in a lower heating bill? Dominion Energy is seeking veterans who can benefit from its EnergyShare program. Here's how it works. 

Thursday, Mar 7, 2019 at 07:05 PM EST

Army Sergeant Gets 7 Life Terms for Killing Wife, Officer

Army Sergeant Gets 7 Life Terms for Killing Wife, Officer

An Army staff sergeant convicted of killing his wife and a rookie police officer in 2016 was formally sentenced Thursday to seven consecutive life sentences.

Wednesday, Mar 6, 2019 at 09:18 PM EST

Trump National Golf Club Notified of Tree-Removal Violations

Trump National Golf Club Notified of Tree-Removal Violations

Loudoun County notified Trump National Gulf Club of violations for improperly removing trees from a floodplain without a permit.

Wednesday, Mar 6, 2019 at 08:57 PM EST

Pamela Butler's Brother Calls for Killer to Be Charged Again

Pamela Butler's Brother Calls for Killer to Be Charged Again

Derrick Butler was relentless in pushing D.C. police to find his sister Pamela’s killer. Now, he is channeling that same determination to bring healing to another family.

Tuesday, Mar 5, 2019 at 10:33 PM EST

Here Are the Terms of Arlington's $23M Amazon Incentive Plan

Here Are the Terms of Arlington's $23M Amazon Incentive Plan

Amazon will occupy more than 5.5 million square feet of office space in Arlington County, Virginia, if it follows a $23 million incentive agreement proposed by the county.

Tuesday, Mar 5, 2019 at 06:00 PM EST

These Arlington Bars Can Give You an Out if You Feel Unsafe

These Arlington Bars Can Give You an Out if You Feel Unsafe

Something from the United Kingdom's bar scene is coming all the way across the pond to Arlington, Virginia — but it isn't a new beer or liquor.

Monday, Mar 4, 2019 at 07:20 PM EST

Virginia Woman Wakes Up to Kiss From Stranger in Her Bed

Virginia Woman Wakes Up to Kiss From Stranger in Her Bed

A Virginia woman woke up early Saturday to a stranger in her bed kissing her on the cheek, according to Arlington police.

Covering Northern Virginia
Meet News4's Northern Virginia Bureau. Bureau Chief Julie Carey has been covering Northern Virginia since joining News4 in 1992. Her reporting has taken her all over the Commonwealth, including Richmond where she has covered the governor, the general assembly, and every election since 1993. Follow Julie on Twitter.

David Culver was born and raised in Fairfax, and after an internship at News4 and stints as a reporter, anchor and producer for WAVY-TV, the NBC station in Norfolk, he joined News4 in December 2012. Follow David on Twitter.