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D.C. Police Seek Help In Finding Suspects In Adams Morgan Sexual Assault

The Metropolitan Police Department is asking for help in finding a truck linked to a sexual assault in Adams Morgan over the weekend:

The Metropolitan Police Department is seeking the public's assistance in identifying and locating several persons and a vehicle of interest in connection to a First Degree Sexual Assault and Robbery, which occurred in the 2400 block of Ontario Road, NW.

On Sunday, May 11, 2014, at approximately 5:45 am, an adult female was walking in the area when she was approached by a group of four males and two females. The group dragged the victim into a nearby alley where they robbed her of her personal property. Two of the males then sexually assaulted her before fleeing.

The vehicle of interest is described as a black, Ford F-150 four-door truck.

Anyone who has information regarding this case should call police at 202-727-9099 or text 50411.

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A Compelling Plot Gives Way To Farce In Franzen's Purity

The new novel reveals sharp observations and a great, sprawling story. But critic Roxane Gay says the book gets bogged down with absurdly-drawn characters and misfired critiques of modern life.
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Huge Fish Farm Planned Near San Diego Aims To Fix Seafood Imbalance

The aquaculture project would be the same size as New York's Central Park and produce 11 million pounds of yellowtail and sea bass each year. But some people see it as an aquatic "factory farm."
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Europe's Ongoing Migrant And Refugee Crisis And The Future Of Open Borders

The Austria-Hungary border has become the latest pressure point in Europe's ongoing migrant crisis. An update on the huge influx of migrants and refugees from the Middle East and Africa and the future of open borders within the E.U.

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Environmental Outlook: How to Build Smarter Transportation And More Livable Cities

A new report says the traffic in the U.S. is the worst it has been in years. Yet, some urban transportation experts say there's reason to be optimistic. They point to revitalized city centers, emerging technology and the investment in alternative methods of transportation. A conversation about how we get around today, and might get around tomorrow.

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