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PHOTOS: Chinese New Year Parade In D.C.

Students of the New World Bilingual Institute at George Mason University perform in the 2013 Chinese New Year parade in D.C. 
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Students of the New World Bilingual Institute at George Mason University perform in the 2013 Chinese New Year parade in D.C. 

Thousands of people turned out to watch the Chinese New Year Parade through Chinatown in downtown D.C. on Sunday, Feb. 10. The parade included speeches from D.C. Mayor Vincent Gray and many colorful performers, including many doing traditional dragon dances. 

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Art Beat With Lauren Landau, Aug. 3, 2015

You can hear female vocalists perform blues and bluegrass at two concerts this week.

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Farms, Coasts And Air Conditioning: What Climate Change Means For Virginia

Climate change presents obstacles for just about everywhere in the United States — but rising temperatures are expected to be felt keenly in a number of Virginia's important economic areas.

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Obama To Detail Tougher Plan To Fight Climate Change

President Obama will unveil climate change regulations Monday, expected to set tougher limits on coal than previously proposed. NPR's Scott Horsley previews the announcement with host Rachel Martin.
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Despite Host Controversy, Amazon Takes A Chance On 'Top Gear'

The trio that made Top Gear the world's biggest car show will return to the small screen in a new show for Amazon Prime. The BBC canned one of its hosts last year after a fight with a producer.

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