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    BALTIMORE (AP) A new study finds vision problems among Baltimore school students may often go uncorrected, even though vision screening is required by law for students through the first eight grades. The report says uncorrected vision is leaving many students at a disadvantage in the classroom.

    HAGERSTOWN, Md. (AP) Police in Hagerstown have charged two juveniles as adults after a 2-year-old boy accidentally shot himself in the chest with a pistol he found under a bed. The victim is in critical condition at Children's Hospital in Washington after the early morning shooting.

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    Introducing Capital Soundtrack, A New WAMU Music Project

    What does Washington sound like? Capital Soundtrack, a new music project from WAMU 88.5, explores that question.
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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.

    NPR

    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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