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University Of Maryland Student Killed In Hit-And-Run

Prince George's County police are searching for the driver of a car that hit and killed a University of Maryland student as he crossed the street.

The student was crossing U.S. Route 1 near Knox Road in College Park early Friday when police say he was hit by a blue, metallic sedan. He was taken to an area hospital, where police say he died.

The driver fled, but police say the sedan may have front-end damage. Police say they hope surveillance video will help lead them to the driver.

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Beyond 'Sesame Street': A New Sesame Studios Channel On YouTube

Sesame Workshop, the company behind Sesame Street, unveils a new initiative to reach kids in a digital and mobile age. NPR gets a sneak peek.
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Why This Seattle Chef Is Embracing A Higher Minimum Wage For Employees

Small businesses in Seattle have to pay a minimum of $15 an hour starting in 2021. But chef Renee Erickson has adopted higher pay for employees of her restaurant group ahead of schedule.
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The Politics Hour - May 6, 2016

Metro announces its maintenance plan--and the service disruptions it will cause. Election watchdogs question Baltimore primary results. And Republicans in our region are put on the spot about supporting GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump.

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Beyond 'Sesame Street': A New Sesame Studios Channel On YouTube

Sesame Workshop, the company behind Sesame Street, unveils a new initiative to reach kids in a digital and mobile age. NPR gets a sneak peek.

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