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Analysis: Movement In D.C. Mayoral Race And A New Governing Style In Richmond

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Council member Muriel Bowser came up on top in another ward straw poll in the D.C. Mayoral race, but incumbent Vincent Gray has been pulling in big campaign donations since he announced he is running again. Meanwhile in Virginia, Gov. Terry McAuliffe is settling into his job and continuing outreach to members of the general assembly by, among other things, serving better liquor at the Governor's mansion. Washington Post columnist Robert McCartney joins WAMU's Matt McCleskey to talk about thee big stories around the region.

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Remembering Juan Gabriel With NPR's Felix Contreras, Adrian Florido And Eyder Peralta

Join Code Switch and Alt-Latino today at 3pm EST for a Facebook Live chat about the late, great Mexican superstar Juan Gabriel.
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A Chocolate Pill? Scientists To Test Whether Cocoa Extract Boosts Health

Chocolate lovers may agree cocoa is the food of the gods, but how strong is the evidence that it boosts heart health? Researchers are recruiting for a new study aimed at answering this question.
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Huma Abedin To Separate From Anthony Weiner After New Sexting Allegations

The longtime Hillary Clinton adviser said she made the decision "after long and painful consideration and work on my marriage."
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How Many Times Were You Late? Metro Is Keeping Track Of It Just For You

If you log into your SmarTrip account, you'll notice that Metro has started providing individualized trip analysis. It's called MyTripTime, and it measures the time from when you tap in, to when you tap out.

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