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Analysis: Prince George's Schools, U.S. House Tackles Redskins, And Washington Post Changes

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The Prince George's County executive is looking to take over the county schools, the U.S. House gets into the debate over the Washington Redskins name, and the Washington Post announced plans to start charging for online content. Washington Post columnist Robert McCartney spoke with Morning Edition host Matt McCleskey about those stories around the D.C. area.

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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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Pesticide Drift Threatens Organic Farms

Conventional farmers use millions of pounds of pesticides each year to protect crops from weeds and insects. When those chemicals drift to neighboring property, they can ruin crops on organic farms.
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Hillary Clinton Released 8 Years Of Tax Returns

The returns show that she and her husband Bill Clinton paid nearly $44 million in federal taxes since 2007, according to her campaign. "We've come a long way," she said.
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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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