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WASHINGTON (AP) A teenager accused in a fatal shooting believed to have set off a chain of retaliatory violence in southeast D.C. is due back in court today. Nineteen-year-old Sanquan Carter is charged with second-degree murder in the March 22 killing of Jordan Howe.

WASHINGTON (AP) D.C. officials say classes will continue as normal at Eastern Senior High School after a fire at a construction site at the school. The fire broke out yesterday afternoon on the roof of the school.

WASHINGTON (AP) The Capitol Visitor Center is displaying documents listing the demands of Barbary pirates from the 18th century as part of a new exhibit. The center will display 50 new historic documents beginning today in the exhibit ``Pirates, Protests and Public Health.''

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Check Out These Musicians Who Literally Play With Their Food

It turns out beans aren't the only musical fruit. The London Vegetable Orchestra is one of many musical acts that use all sorts of fruit and veg to produce sweet (and savory) sounds.
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Check Out These Musicians Who Literally Play With Their Food

It turns out beans aren't the only musical fruit. The London Vegetable Orchestra is one of many musical acts that use all sorts of fruit and veg to produce sweet (and savory) sounds.
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The Politics Hour - May 27, 2016

Congress votes to override DC's 2013 ballot initiative on budget autonomy. Virginia governor faces a federal investigation over international finance and lobbying rules. And DC, Maryland and Virginia move to create a Metro safety oversight panel.

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Hokule'a, The Hawaiian Canoe Traveling The World By A Map Of The Stars

A voyaging canoe built to revive the centuries-old tradition of Hawaiian exploration is circumnavigating the globe. Its crew has already traveled 26,000 miles navigating with the sun, stars and waves.

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