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(March 11-April 8) MORE THAN A GLIMPSE Journalists, artists and photographers teamed up with children in Palestinian refugee camps for "Glimpse: 500 children, 500 cameras, 500 moments". The professionals taught the kids the basics of photography and then gave them cameras to document their lives. The collection of intimate stills is on display at the Jerusalem Fund Gallery in Northwest through early April.

(March 11-13) MIXING IT UP The D.C. Arts Center in Adams Morgan showcases the paintings of five emerging artists from the region in "Paint Mix" this weekend. The artists show up to talk about the boundaries between abstraction and representation Sunday evening.

(March 11) WYE OAK AT BLACK CAT Baltimore duo Wye Oak bring a blend of indie rock and 21st century folk to Washington's Black Cat tonight. The band takes the "less is more" approach with simple song structures; quiet, introspective vocals; and the occasional electronic flourish.

Music: "Romance to the Grave" by Broken Social Scene

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Auction Of Artifacts In Paris Stirs Protest At American Indian Museum In D.C.

"It's almost like seeing one of our own tribal members being auctioned off," says a member of California's Hoopa tribe who denounced the auction during an event at the National Museum of the American Indian.

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We Don't Know How Many Workers Are Injured At Slaughterhouses. Here's Why

Injuries in the meat industry are likely to be under-reported, a new GAO report finds. Workers may be sent back to the line without seeing a doctor, or may not report out of fear of losing their jobs.
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Power Plant Fight In Prince George's County

A predominantly African American community in rural Prince George's County recently filed a federal civil rights complaint in response to plans to build a third power plant in one town, and fifth in the region.

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Reports Peg Tech Billionaire As Funder Of Hulk Hogan's Case Against Gawker

Silicon Valley entrepreneur Peter Thiel is said to be bankrolling the ex-wrestler's lawsuit. Gawker is appealing a jury verdict that awarded Hogan $140 million over the 2012 publication of a sex tape.

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