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WASHINGTON (AP) The D.C. Department of Transportation is asking commuters to help find new sites for ride-sharing lines along the busy 14th Street corridor. The department says cars stopping on 14th street near the National Mall have been ticketed by police.

WASHINGTON (AP) Metro transit officials say two men have been assaulted on a green line train. A Metro spokeswoman says Metro Transit Police were called to the L'Enfant Plaza station early yesterday after they reported that they had been attacked on the train.

WASHINGTON (AP) Metro is installing new monitoring systems to capture video and audio inside and outside its buses to help improve safety. The transit agency says San Diego-based DriveCam is installing cameras on all 1,500 buses.

WASHINGTON (AP) Fox News Channel personality Glenn Beck says tomorrow's Restoring Honor rally is not about politics. He says it's just a coincidence it will take place on the anniversary and site of Martin Luther King Junior's ``I Have a Dream'' speech. The event will feature former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin and other conservative political and cultural figures.

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WAMU 88.5

Remains In Jamestown Linked To Early Colonial Leaders

Scientists from the Smithsonian's National Museum of Natural History and The Jamestown Rediscovery Foundation say they've identified four men buried in the earliest English church in America.
WAMU 88.5

The Democracy Of The Diner

Whether the decor is faux '50s silver and neon or authentic greasy spoon, diners are classic Americana, down to the familiar menu items. Rich, poor, black, white--all rub shoulders in the vinyl booths and at formica counters. We explore the enduring appeal and nostalgia of the diner.

WAMU 88.5

D.C. Council Member David Grosso

D.C. Council Member and Chair of the Committee on Education David Grosso joins us to discuss local public policy issues, including the challenges facing D.C. Public Schools.

NPR

Researchers Warn Against 'Autonomous Weapons' Arms Race

Already, researcher Stuart Russell says, sentry robots in South Korea "can spot and track a human being for a distance of 2 miles — and can very accurately kill that person."

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