The bear tranquilized on the NIH campus is a male, about 1.5 years old, and weighs close to 100 pounds. (Cameron Thompson/All-News 99.1 WNEW)

Bear Spotted in Rockville, Bethesda Tranquilized on NIH Campus

A bear spotted near downtown Rockville on Thursday morning has been tranquilized in the woods in North Bethesda, authorities say.



Music Video Creator Putting the ‘Rock’ Back in ‘Rockville’

YouTube user “Rockville Slim” has gotten thousands of views on a three and a half-minute music video published June 1 called “Rockville Rap.”


Photo taken from a video of a Maryland State trooper car involved in a single-vehicle accident on I-270. (Credit: WNEW Senior Correspondent Mark Segraves)

Apparent Trooper-Involved Accident on I-270

On one of the busiest travel weekends of the year, traffic was stalled on I-270 Sunday afternoon when a police cruiser apparently struck a concrete barrier.


Edward Leigh Willever. (Photo credit: Montgomery County Police)

Md. Police Search For Missing Rockville Man

Montgomery County Police are asking for the public’s assistance in locating a missing Rockville man.


credit: Spencer Platt/Getty Images

Man Hit By Car On I-270 In Rockville

The local lanes of southbound I-270 are closed near Falls Road due to a person being struck by a car.


Police are looking for this man for the 2010 rape of a pregnant woman in Rockville. (Sketch from Montgomery County Police)

Man Wanted For Rape of Pregnant Woman in Rockville

Montgomery County Police are looking for a man wanted for the 2010 rape and robbery of a pregnant woman in Rockville.


A massive fire burns at an apartment complex in Rockville. (credit: Brad Freitas/@NewsChopperBrad)

Massive 3-Alarm Fire Rips Through Rockville Apartments

A large fire at an apartment complex in Rockville is impacting traffic on Shady Grove Road between Rockville Pike and Interstate 270.


Surveillance photo from the Wells Fargo Bank on King Farm Boulevard that was robbed. (Photo from Montgomery County Police)

Massive Police Hunt For Bank Robbers Shuts Down I-270

Interstate 270 was completely shut down in both directions between the spur and Montrose Road for more than a half hour Tuesday morning as police searched for three people suspected of robbing a nearby bank.


One person is dead following a fire at a Rockville apartment complex. (credit: John Domen/All-News 99.1 WNEW)

52-Year-Old Man Dies In Rockville Apartment Fire

A man has died after a fire ripped through an apartment complex in Rockville.


An elderly Pakistani man rides his bicycle past the house of a kidnapped US aid expert in Lahore on December 2, 2011. Al-Qaeda leader Ayman al-Zawahiri claims that the terror group is holding hostage a US development worker kidnapped in Pakistan four months ago, according to an online statement seen by monitors. Warren Weinstein, 70, country director for US-based consultancy J.E. Austin Associates, was snatched after gunmen tricked their way into his home on August 13, days before he was due to return to the United States. (Photo credit: Arif Ali/AFP/Getty Images)

Weinstein Family Implores Captors to Free Him

Family members of an American development expert kidnapped in Pakistan by al-Qaida more than two years ago say a recently released video and letter haven’t convinced them he’s alive.





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