A homeless, retired Navy veteran has been charged with kidnapping Ashanti Billie, the 19-year-old who was last seen on a naval base in Virginia and then found dead in North Carolina, federal prosecutors say. Photo Credit: Courtesy of family; Virginia Beach Sheriff’s Office
Ralph Northam jumped right into his agenda the day after he was elected Virginia’s new governor, saying he promises to stand up to President Trump on issues such as immigration.
Justin Fairfax is Virginia’s newly elected lieutenant governor — and the first African-American man elected to statewide office since 1989. News4’s Tom Sherwood introduces you to Fairfax.
News4’s Shomari Stone speaks to the family of Jane Bennett, who was struck by a bicyclist and killed six weeks before her daughter’s wedding. Now, Bennett’s daughter is filing a lawsuit.
WHUR’s Troy Johnson joins News4 to discuss the aftermath of the mass church shooting in Texas. Johnson said his listeners think concrete actions need to be made to stop events like these from happening
A 16-year-old boy died Tuesday after he was shot in Northwest D.C., police say.Photo Credit: NBC Washington
Lt. Gov. Ralph Northam handily won the hard-fought Virginia governor’s race Tuesday, beating Republican Ed Gillespie with a nearly 9 point lead.Northam won 53.9 percent of votes, Gillespie won 45…Photo Credit: NBC Washington This story uses functionality that may not work in our app. http://www.nbcwashington.com/news/local/A-County-by-County-Look-at-How-Virginia-Voted-for-Governor-456147423.html’>Click here to open the story in your web browser.
Democrat Justin Fairfax has been elected Virginia’s next lieutenant governor, a position that often serves as a springboard for future gubernatorial candidates.Photo Credit: NBC4 Washington