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WASHINGTON (AP) D.C. police have recovered a stolen sports utility vehicle carrying a baby girl, but continue to search for suspects. Police say the SUV was taken early today near North Capitol and P streets in northwest Washington, with the infant girl inside.

WASHINGTON (AP) Metro says practice drills will help test the transit system's response to emergencies on trains and buses. Metro plans an exercise from 1 a.m. to 4 a.m. Sunday, with a simulated explosion on a train at the Rosslyn station. There will be numerous police, fire and emergency response personnel, as well as volunteers posing as victims.

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Verdine White On 45 Years With Earth, Wind & Fire

Forty-five years ago, the band “Earth, Wind and Fire” introduced audiences to a new kind of funk--one that fused soul, jazz, Latin and pop. Bassist Verdine White talks to guest host Derek McGinty about breaking racial boundaries in music and how the band is still evolving.

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The Case Against The Shirley Temple (The Drink)

Author and cocktail enthusiast Wayne Curtis wrote an article called "Shirley Temples Are Destroying America's Youth." He talks about why he hates Shirley Temples — the drink, not the person.
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What's Ahead At The Democratic National Convention

The Democratic National Convention gets underway in Philadelphia, where Hillary Clinton will accept the presidential nomination.

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Experimental Plane Sets Off On Final Leg Of Its Round-The-World Journey

It's the first time for a solar-powered plane to circumnavigate the globe. Now it's en route to Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates — and you can watch the journey in a live video from the cockpit.

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