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Analysis By WAMU's Patrick Madden On Mayoral Poll

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A new poll by WAMU 88.5, NBC4, Washington Informer, and Marist finds that Mayor Vincent Gray still leads all challengers in the race for the city's top seat. It's not all good news for Gray, though — many voters express concern over the scandal that rocked his 2010 campaign. Listen to WAMU 88.5 D.C. reporter Patrick Madden on what the poll says and what it could mean for the April 1 primary.
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'Top Gear' Returns With New Hosts On BBC America

The massively popular BBC show, Top Gear, relaunches Monday on BBC America. Following the painfully public downfall of its former host, the new hosts have big gears to grind.
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'Sweetbitter' Is A Savory Saga Of Restaurant Life And Love

Oysters, cocaine, fine wine, love triangles: Stephanie Danler's debut novel Sweetbitter follows a year in the life of a young woman working at a top-tier Manhattan restaurant.
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Skeptical Of Tech, Donald Trump Rejects Big Data's Role In Politics

Big budget data operations have become a mainstay for presidential campaigns in recent years, but Donald Trump says he has no plans to invest in microtargeting and voter models.
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U.S. Intelligence Chief Warns Hackers May Be Spying On Presidential Candidates

The Director of National Intelligence says the U.S. sees signs that hackers are spying on U.S. presidential candidates. NPR explores who is doing the spying and why.

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