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Two Teens In D.C. Summer Youth Employment Program Report Sexual Assault

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According to investigators, the first incident involved a 17-year-old at the headquarters of the District's Department of Employment Services.

The unidentified teen reports a man – employed at that department as a file clerk – made graphic remarks and inappropriate contact.

Police have arrested and charged Thomas Nelson, 54, with second-degree touching of a minor by a person in a position of authority.

The second incident at Anacostia High School in southeast D.C., involves a 19-year-old woman who claims she was the victim of inappropriate contact by a construction contractor at that school. Police have made no arrests, but the matter is currently under investigation.

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The Music And Legacy Of Motown

Motown founder Berry Gordy and director Charles Randolph-Wright of “Motown the Musical" join Diane for a conversation about the history of Detroit's famous sound.

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Will Montgomery County Go "Bottoms Up" On Liquor Laws?

Since Prohibition, Montgomery County has held the purse strings on liquor sales, meaning the county sells every drink from beer to bourbon to local bars and restaurants. But local business owners are pushing back from this system, claiming it lacks efficiency and leaves customers waiting. County officials say they are holding out for alternatives that protect those within the industry. We discuss both sides of the issue today.

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Exelon's Chief Strategy Officer On Its Proposed Takeover Of Pepco

Kojo chats with Exelon's chief strategy officer about the company's vision for electric service in the Washington region, and its argument for why its acquisition of Pepco is in the best interest of customers.

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Computer Guys And Gal

Another year is coming to a close and the Computer Guys And Gal are here to discuss this year's biggest technology news, including the growth of virtual reality and the "Internet of Things."

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