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WAMU 88.5 Senior Administration

Carey Needham
Carey Needham,
Interim General Manager

Mark McDonald
Mark McDonald,
Programming Director

Walt Gillette
Walt Gillette, ACFRE,
Development Director

Anthony Hayes
Anthony Hayes,
Corporate Marketing
Director

Kathleen Allenbraugh
Kathleen Allenbaugh,
Director of Marketing and Communications

Meymo Lyons
Meymo Lyons,
Managing Editor, News

John Holt
John Holt,
Engineering Director

Paul Mozzocci
Paul Mozzocci,
Director of Special Events

Christopher Lewis
Christopher Lewis,
Director of Digital Media

NPR

Hey, Kids, Remember You're On Our Side: The FBI Makes A Movie

Instead of a public service announcement, the FBI has made Game of Pawns, a docudrama about a college student recruited by the Chinese government. The message is obvious: Don't be a spy.
NPR

Soup to Nuts, Restaurants Smoke It All

While you won't find cigarettes in restaurants anymore, some smoking isn't banned. It's not just meat, either; it's hot to smoke just about anything edible.
WAMU 88.5

Virginia Remains At Odds With Feds On Medicaid Expansion

Lawmakers in Virginia continue to resist the $9.6 billion Medicaid expansion on offer from the federal government as part of the Affordable Care Act.

NPR

Watch For The Blind Lets You Feel Time Passing

A new watch allows the blind to feel time on their wrists. Designer Hyungsoo Kim tells NPR's Wade Goodwyn his watch allows users to tell time accurately without revealing their disabilities.