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Analysis: Breaking Down The Democratic Victory In Virginia

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Democrat Terry McAuliffe narrowly defeated his Republican opponent to become the next governor of Virginia. Once all votes were counted, McAuliffe led Cuccinelli by 2.5 percentage points in an unofficial tally. Meanwhile, the Democrats won the lieutenant governor's race, but neither candidate has conded in the attorney general's election.

Josh Kraushaar, editor-in-chief of National Journal's Hotline, joins WAMU's Matt Bush to discuss the results and the national political implications.


MTV's Rewinding The '90s With A New Channel

The '90s are back! Pokémon has taken over the world again. A Clinton is running for president. And now, MTV is reviving '90s favorites like Beavis and Butt-head on a new channel, MTV Classic.

Salvage Supperclub: A High-End Dinner In A Dumpster To Fight Food Waste

The ingredients — think wilted basil, bruised plums, garbanzo bean water — sound less than appetizing. Whipped together, they're a tasty meal that show how home cooks can use often-tossed foods.
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The Politics Hour – LIVE from Slim's Diner!

This special edition of the Politics Hour is coming to you live from Slim's Diner from Petworth in Northwest D.C.


Writing Data Onto Single Atoms, Scientists Store The Longest Text Yet

With atomic memory technology, little patterns of atoms can be arranged to represent English characters, fitting the content of more than a billion books onto the surface of a stamp.

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