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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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Cult Survivor Documents 2 Decades Inside 'Holy Hell'

Will Allen directed the documentary Holy Hell, which depicts his experience as a videographer and member of The Buddhafield cult. Allen used his own footage, as well as his interviews with other former members, to make this documentary.
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Evaporated Cane Juice? Puh-leeze. Just Call It Sugar, FDA Says

Companies cultivating a healthful image often list "evaporated cane juice" in their products' ingredients. But the FDA says it's really just sugar, and that's what food labels should call it.
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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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After Departure Of Uber, Lyft In Austin, New Companies Enter The Void

Earlier this month, voters in Austin, Texas, rejected an effort to overturn the city's rules for ride-hailing companies. Uber and Lyft tried to prevent fingerprinting of their drivers, and now both have left town. A few other ride-share companies have popped up to help fill the void. NPR explores how people are getting around town without Uber and Lyft.

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