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  • Donald Trump Nov 30, 2019

    Impeachment's Influence Hazy as Issue in Congressional Races

    Republicans aim to use the House drive toward impeaching President Donald Trump to whittle down Democrats’ majority by dislodging vulnerable incumbents from swing districts loaded with moderate voters. It could work, especially in Democratic-held districts Trump carried in 2016 with throngs of independent voters who polls shows are closely divided over his removal. Or it could flop, in an era...

  • Donald Trump Aug 2, 2019

    GOP Pushes Immigration Bill, Skirting Rules as Dems Protest

    Republicans on the Senate Judiciary Committee upended the rules Thursday for immigration legislation that would extend family detentions as chairman Lindsey Graham muscled the measure forward over the objections of Democrats. It’s one last battle, led by a top ally of President Donald Trump, before senators break for a long August recess and the start of 2020 campaigning with immigration...

  • CONGRESS Jul 25, 2019

    Attorney General William Barr Orders First Federal Executions in Nearly Two Decades

    The federal government will resume executing death-row inmates after nearly two decades without doing so, the Department of Justice announced on Thursday. Attorney General William Barr directed the Bureau of Prisons to schedule the executions of five inmates convicted of murder and other crimes. The executions have been scheduled for December 2019 and January 2020. The department also announced a...

  • VMS Jul 20, 2019

    New Logistics Center Proposal Moves Forward Despite Complaints From Residents

    Residents in Prince George’s County spoke against a proposed 4.1-million-square-foot Amazon fulfillment center for nine hours Thursday night. Still, the project proposal will continue to move forward. News4’s Tracee Wilkins has the story.

  • VMS May 29, 2019

    3 Women Come Forward After Man Charged in Chevy Chase Rape

    Three more victims have come forward after a man was charged with raping a woman he met at Clyde’s in Chevy Chase. News4’s Meagan Fitzgerald reports.

  • Donald Trump Apr 24, 2019

    Hillary Clinton: Mueller Report Is Beginning, Not the End

    Special counsel Robert Mueller’s report is only the beginning of a reckoning on election meddling, not the end, and “raises some serious questions,” Hillary Clinton said Tuesday. The former Democratic presidential candidate stopped short of calling for immediate impeachment proceedings, however, and said Congress should instead conduct a serious analysis of whether President Donald Trump committed high crimes and misdemeanors....

  • Ohio Apr 17, 2019

    Determined Marine Vet Crawls to Boston Marathon Finish Line

    When a Marine veteran collapsed near the finish line of the Boston Marathon, he kept pushing forward and crawled to the very end in honor of his fallen comrades. Tens of thousands of marathoners from around the world participated in the iconic marathon on Monday, but Micha Herndon’s race to the finish melted the hearts of the Internet and earned...

  • European Union Apr 6, 2019

    UK's May Concedes Brexit Deal Won't Pass ‘in Near Future'

    British Prime Minister Theresa May acknowledged that the government’s strategies to get her Brexit deal approved in Parliament failed, saying Saturday there’s little prospect lawmakers will back the thrice-rejected divorce agreement “in the near future.” With the U.K. once again days away from a deadline for leaving the European Union, May pressured opposition lawmakers to help her find a compromise...

  • Donald Trump Mar 13, 2019

    Howard Schultz Offers Vision for an Independent Presidency

    Former Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz on Wednesday offered his vision for what an independent presidency could look like, even though he still hasn’t decided whether to enter the White House race himself. In a speech at Miami Dade College, Schultz laid out his plans for protecting democracy and free enterprise and sought to show how a president elected outside the...

  • United States Feb 13, 2019

    Virginia Moves Forward With Hands-Free Driving Law

    The Virginia House of Delegates has passed a bill prohibiting drivers from holding their cell phones while on the road. News4’s Justin Finch reports.

  • Donald Trump Feb 5, 2019

    Trump Campaign Takes Steps to Prevent a Challenge Within GOP

    Worried about a potential Republican primary challenge, President Donald Trump’s campaign has launched a state-by-state effort to prevent an intraparty fight that could spill over into the general-election campaign. The nascent initiative has been an intense focus in recent weeks and includes taking steps to change state party rules, crowd out potential rivals and quell any early signs of opposition...

  • NBC Dec 31, 2018

    Women's March Canceled in Northern California After Diversity Concerns

    Organizers of an annual Women’s March in Eureka, Humboldt County, California said they won’t be holding the event on Jan. 19 after concerns were raised by organizers that it’s “participants” were “overwhelmingly white.”

  • Donald Trump Oct 10, 2018

    Trump Jokes About Impeachment on the Campaign Trail

    President Donald Trump joked about talk of impeaching him and Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh during a campaign rally on Tuesday night, NBC News reported. “The Democrats are even talking about doing really bad things now to Justice Kavanaugh,” Trump said. “Last week, they were saying, ‘We’ll impeach.’ … I have to go first, right? Don’t I? — Even though...

  • United States Sep 21, 2018

    Kammerer, Meet Kammerer: Meteorologist Meets Caps Forward

    Storm Team4 Chief Meteorologist Doug Kammerer meets his namesake on the Washington Capitals, rookie forward Maximilian Kammerer.

  • United States Aug 26, 2018

    Makiyah Wilson's Mom Pleads for Suspect to Come Forward

    Police say they arrested a man in the murder of 10-year-old Makiyah Wilson. Detectives have identified a second suspect, but he’s still at large. News4’s Darcy Spencer spoke to Makiyah’s mother who said she just wants justice for her baby.

  • United States Apr 9, 2018

    US Women Beat Canada for First Olympic Hockey Gold Since 1998

    Jocelyne Lamoureux-Davidson skated slowly back and forth toward the net, showing forehand, then leaning quickly to the left to fake a backhand that pulled Canadian goalie Shannon Szabados out of the crease. On the sport’s biggest stage, against the Americans’ greatest rival, with all her teammates leaning eagerly over the boards watching her every move, the three-time Olympian came back...

  • Israel Apr 1, 2018

    Israel Rejects Calls for Inquiry Into Gaza Violence

    Israel’s defense minister on Sunday rejected international calls for an investigation into deadly violence along Gaza’s border with Israel, saying troops acted appropriately and fired only at Palestinian protesters who posed a threat. Fifteen Palestinians were killed and over 700 wounded in Friday’s violence near the Israeli border, according to Palestinian health officials. It was the area’s deadliest violence since...

  • Israel Mar 31, 2018

    Israeli Says It Will Expand Response If Gaza Clashes Go On

    Israel will target “terror organizations” in Gaza if violence along the territory’s border with Israel drags on, the chief military spokesman warned Saturday, a day after thousands of Palestinians staged protests near the border fence. The mass marches were led by Gaza’s ruling Hamas group and touted as the launch of a six-week-long protest campaign. Palestinian health officials said 15...

  • PRESIDENT Mar 21, 2018

    Norovirus Fears May Force Change in One of Hockey's Most Time-Honored Traditions

    One of hockey’s most time-honored traditions is in danger of not happening at the Olympics.

  • VMS Mar 19, 2018

    Gaithersburg High School Students Paying It Forward

    There have been nearly a dozen fights inside Gaithersburg High School. Now, some students want to change their school’s image and prove they’ve got more love than hate in the halls. News4’s Aimee Cho reports.

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