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Montgomery County Provides Drop Box For Voters

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Registering to vote is now just a drop away, as the Montgomery County Board of Elections has installed a voter registration and absentee ballot drop box outside their Gaithersburg office along Route 355.

County residents can drop off completed applications or ballots 24 hours a day, seven days a week. For directions to the facility, visit 777vote.org and click on 'Location' at the top right corner of the page.

The deadline to register to vote in Maryland is Tuesday evening.

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Verdine White On 45 Years With Earth, Wind & Fire

Forty-five years ago, the band “Earth, Wind and Fire” introduced audiences to a new kind of funk--one that fused soul, jazz, Latin and pop. Bassist Verdine White talks to guest host Derek McGinty about breaking racial boundaries in music and how the band is still evolving.

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The Case Against The Shirley Temple (The Drink)

Author and cocktail enthusiast Wayne Curtis wrote an article called "Shirley Temples Are Destroying America's Youth." He talks about why he hates Shirley Temples — the drink, not the person.
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What's Ahead At The Democratic National Convention

The Democratic National Convention gets underway in Philadelphia, where Hillary Clinton will accept the presidential nomination.

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Experimental Plane Sets Off On Final Leg Of Its Round-The-World Journey

It's the first time for a solar-powered plane to circumnavigate the globe. Now it's en route to Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates — and you can watch the journey in a live video from the cockpit.

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