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D.C. Triathlon Raises $2.5 Million For Cancer Research

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Thousands of people swam, ran and biked through the heart of D.C., in the country's first and only triathlon to benefit blood-cancer research. The Fourth Annual Nation's Triathlon raised nearly two-and-a-half-million dollars for The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society. Sixteen year-old Jake Silberg credits the non-profit with saving his life.

Rebecca Sheir reports...

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At Food World 'Oscars,' Category Sneakily Redefines All-American Cuisine

Most James Beard awards go to haute cuisine, but one prize recognizes classic neighborhood joints. And increasingly, the winners are immigrants whose cultures haven't yet dissolved in the melting pot.
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At Food World 'Oscars,' Category Sneakily Redefines All-American Cuisine

Most James Beard awards go to haute cuisine, but one prize recognizes classic neighborhood joints. And increasingly, the winners are immigrants whose cultures haven't yet dissolved in the melting pot.
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D.C.'s 17-Year-Old Charitable Trust Bankrupts

The DC Trust has declared bankruptcy leaving over 70 groups that rely on their funding with questions about what went wrong and what happens next.

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Local D.C. STEM Careers Are Soaring - But For Whom?

Kojo explores the local state of diversity in STEM with educators who are looking to change it and a journalist who's been tracking it.

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