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Sunday, Nov 25, 2018 at 07:29 PM EST

Family Mourns Mother Killed in Crash on Suitland Parkway

Family Mourns Mother Killed in Crash on Suitland Parkway

A young Maryland mother killed in a crash the morning after Thanksgiving was on her way to drop off a plate of food to a relative when she died, her family says.

Saturday, Nov 24, 2018 at 01:36 PM EST

Maryland Counties Sue Banks Over Mortgages to Minorities

Maryland Counties Sue Banks Over Mortgages to Minorities

Maryland's two biggest counties are suing two major banks over alleged predatory and discriminatory mortgage practices.

Saturday, Nov 24, 2018 at 12:36 PM EST

Fire Forces 32 People Out of Homes in Laurel

Fire Forces 32 People Out of Homes in Laurel

A 2-alarm fire at a Laurel apartment building Saturday morning left displaced 32 people from their homes.

Tuesday, Nov 20, 2018 at 08:47 PM EST

Maryland Librarian Retires After Racist Clash Goes Viral

Maryland Librarian Retires After Racist Clash Goes Viral

After a viral video showed a public school librarian in Prince George's County admitting to yelling a racial slur at an African-American man in a Walmart parking lot, she announced her retirement.

Monday, Nov 19, 2018 at 11:42 PM EST

Inspired by Wife, County Exec Starts Alzheimer's Foundation

Inspired by Wife, County Exec Starts Alzheimer's Foundation

Outgoing Prince George's County Executive Rushern Baker launched a foundation that aims to help find a cure for Alzheimer's disease and to help families coping with the illness. News4's Shomari Stone reports on...

Monday, Nov 19, 2018 at 07:25 PM EST

Bowie Bartender Gets Life for Killing 3 Bosses

Bowie Bartender Gets Life for Killing 3 Bosses

A man was sentenced to life in prison Monday for killing three of his bosses at a bar in Bowie, Maryland, in January 2017. Prosecutors say he was upset over his paycheck. Karlief Moye's defense argued that a...

Monday, Nov 19, 2018 at 08:42 PM EST

Ballot Shortages in Md. County More Widespread Than Thought

Ballot Shortages in Md. County More Widespread Than Thought

Prince George's County elections officials say they will conduct an investigation into the ballot shortage that left thousands of voters stuck in line for hours on Election Day, and are pledging to prevent...

Monday, Nov 19, 2018 at 06:54 PM EST

Family of Girl Shocked at MGM National Harbor Suing

Family of Girl Shocked at MGM National Harbor Suing

The family of the girl who suffered an electric shock after touching an outdoor handrail at MGM National Harbor is suing, according to a spokesperson working with the family's attorney.

Friday, Nov 16, 2018 at 06:51 PM EST

Police Look for Peeping Tom Suspect Near Univ. of Maryland

Police Look for Peeping Tom Suspect Near Univ. of Maryland

A suspected "Peeping Tom" is wanted in College Park, Maryland, and police say the man has been creeping around a house where University of Maryland students live.

Friday, Nov 16, 2018 at 02:41 PM EST

PGCPS CEO Apologizes for Opening Schools During Winter Storm

PGCPS CEO Apologizes for Opening Schools During Winter Storm

The chief of Prince George’s County Public Schools apologized to parents and families in a letter Thursday night, after the school district faced criticism for not closing amid icy and snowy weather.

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Meet News4's Prince George's County Bureau Chief Tracee Wilkins. Tracee was raised in the Beltsville area and graduated from High Point High School and Frostburg State University; Tracee has been honored for her work by many state and national journalism organizations. She stays active in her community, including founding a teen-mentoring group. Follow Tracee's Facebook page
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