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D.C.'s New Quarter

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The U.S. Mint launches the new D.C. quarter. A city-wide [Ellington Week celebration](http://www.norton.house.gov/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=1033&Itemid=88) includes music and performances at [THEARC](http://www.thearcdc.org/) in Ward 8 and the [Kennedy Center](http://www.kennedy-center.org/) downtown.
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The U.S. Mint launches the new D.C. quarter. A city-wide [Ellington Week celebration](http://www.norton.house.gov/index.php?option=com_content&task=view&id=1033&Itemid=88) includes music and performances at [THEARC](http://www.thearcdc.org/) in Ward 8 and the [Kennedy Center](http://www.kennedy-center.org/) downtown.
WAMU 88.5

Renovation At National Gallery Of Art Brings Subtle But Important Changes

The East Building of the National Gallery of Art reopens this week after a three-year renovation. But even significant changes might go unnoticed.
WAMU 88.5

A Matter Of Taste: What Prix Fixe Menus Say About D.C.'s Dining Scene

Is a meal for a special occasion worth hundreds of dollars?

NPR

Congress Reaches Agreement To Fund Government Until December

After weeks of negotiations, agreement over aid to Flint, Mich. will keep the government running through mid-December, narrowly avoiding a Sept. 30 deadline.
NPR

When Phones Went Mobile: Revisiting NPR's 1983 Story On 'Cellular'

The report titled "Cellular Phones Are Completely Mobile" features a man who was "among the first 1,500 customers to use a new mobile phone system called cellular."

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