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WASHINGTON (AP) D.C. Police Chief Cathy Lanier says three city officers have been arrested following an internal affairs operation. Authorities say the officers tried to purchase what they thought was stolen property. Lanier described the goods as electronic equipment, but said she did not believe that the officers worked together.

WASHINGTON (AP) A federal judge has rejected a lawsuit from the Libertarian Party challenging the way the District of Columbia tallies and reports its write-in votes. The judge says the party has no constitutional right to know the exact number of write-in votes its candidates received.

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'Washington Post' Reporter Explores How Pop Culture Influences Views Of Police

NPR's Kelly McEvers talks to Washington Post reporter Alyssa Rosenberg, who has written a series for the paper about how Hollywood and pop culture has influenced the way the public perceives police.

In 'Appetites,' Bourdain Pleases The Toughest Food Critic (His 9-Year-Old)

Anthony Bourdain's new cookbook features comfort food he cooks for his young daughter. "She's who I need to please, and if she's not happy, I'm not happy," he says.
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The Politics Hour - October 28, 2016

Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton joins us as the new series "Good Girls Revolt" based on her early civil rights work debuts.


Qualcomm Spends Big Money To Get In The Car (Chip) Business

The smartphone chipmaker has agreed to buy NXP Semiconductors for $38 billion. The deal allows Qualcomm to rely less on the smartphone industry. NXP makes semiconductors for cars.

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