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Friday, Jul 19, 2019 at 09:46 AM EDT

Human Skull, Bones Discovered Near Arlington Creek: Police

Human Skull, Bones Discovered Near Arlington Creek: Police

Heavy storms appear to have washed up human bones near the George Washington Memorial Parkway, U.S. Park Police say.

Thursday, Jul 18, 2019 at 09:23 AM EDT

Virginia Lottery Hits New Profit Record of $650M

Virginia Lottery Hits New Profit Record of $650M

State officials say the Virginia Lottery brought in a record $650 million in profits in the last fiscal year.

Wednesday, Jul 17, 2019 at 09:25 PM EDT

Goats Replace Pesticides at Sites in Leesburg

Goats Replace Pesticides at Sites in Leesburg

Leesburg is using goats to clear weeds to avoid using chemicals.

Wednesday, Jul 17, 2019 at 05:21 PM EDT

Cause Still Unknown After 60+ Sickened at Retirement Home

Cause Still Unknown After 60+ Sickened at Retirement Home

Fairfax County health officials said they don't yet have a cause of the respiratory illness that sicked more than 60 residents at a Northern Virginia senior living community.

Wednesday, Jul 17, 2019 at 07:08 AM EDT

Universities in Virginia Form Group to Fight Opioid Epidemic

Universities in Virginia Form Group to Fight Opioid Epidemic

Four universities in Virginia are teaming up to fight the opioid crisis.

Tuesday, Jul 16, 2019 at 08:35 PM EDT

Northam's 'Listening Tour' Stops in Northern Virginia

Northam's 'Listening Tour' Stops in Northern Virginia

Some African American leaders in Northern Virginia say Gov. Ralph Northam sidestepped some of his harshest critics during his "listening tour" visit Tuesday.

Tuesday, Jul 16, 2019 at 08:59 PM EDT

Man Charged in Attempted Rape in Crystal City

Man Charged in Attempted Rape in Crystal City

Police arrested and charged the suspect in an attempted rape, larceny and credit card fraud roughly 24 hours after he allegedly committed the crime. News4's Pat Collins has the story.

Tuesday, Jul 16, 2019 at 02:13 PM EDT

Prostitution Charges Against Ex Virginia Mayor Dropped

Prostitution Charges Against Ex Virginia Mayor Dropped

The former mayor of Front Royal, Virginia, has been cleared of charges that he solicited a prostitute.

Monday, Jul 15, 2019 at 06:18 PM EDT

Teacher Accused of Filming Students Undressing Out on Bond

Teacher Accused of Filming Students Undressing Out on Bond

A Virginia high school drama teacher accused of secretly recording students undressing is free on bond.

Sunday, Jul 14, 2019 at 09:34 PM EDT

Fairfax Police to Investigate Death of Inmate, 18

Fairfax Police to Investigate Death of Inmate, 18

Police in Northern Virginia are investigating the death of an 18-year-old inmate who was hospitalized after being found unresponsive in his cell.

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.