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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. 
Jared Angle
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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West Wing Fans: 'C.J. Cregg' Returns To The White House Briefing Room

Actress Allison Janney, who played the White House press secretary in the NBC drama, made a surprise appearance during the daily press briefing to talk about opioid addiction.
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When It Came To Food, Neanderthals Weren't Exactly Picky Eaters

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West Wing Fans: 'C.J. Cregg' Returns To The White House Briefing Room

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Join Us At 12pm EST Today For An #AirbnbWhileBlack Twitter Chat

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