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Weekend Planner: The Harriet Tubman Conference

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Scholars, historians, and the curious will gather at Chesapeake College in Cambridge, Maryland for the Harriet Tubman Underground Railroad Conference. The event runs from June 3rd through the 6th. David Furst speaks with one of the conference guests, Kate Clifford Larson. She's the author of “Bound For The Promised Land: Harriet Tubman – Portrait of an American Hero.”


ABC Celebrates 50th Anniversary Of 'A Charlie Brown Christmas'

ABC will air "It's Your 50th Christmas Charlie Brown" Monday night. On the classic Christmas cartoon's golden anniversary, NPR explores what makes this ageless special endure.

L.A.'s Top Restaurant Charts New Waters In Sustainable Seafood

Providence is widely considered the finest restaurant in Los Angeles. Its award-winning chef, Michael Cimarusti, is piloting Dock to Dish, a program that hooks chefs up directly with local fishermen.
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U.S. Rep. John Sarbanes On How Money Influences Politics, Locally And Nationally

One of Maryland's federal lawmakers is behind some new ideas about campaign finance reform that have stalled in Congress, but are being taken up by local legislatures, including D.C.

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Computer Guys and Gal sort out all the latest technology news from the last month.

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