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Council Member David Catania Discusses School Boundaries, Ethics Reform, More

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District of Columbia mayoral candidate, Council member David Catania poses for a portrait before an interview in Washington, Wednesday, April 30, 2014.
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District of Columbia mayoral candidate, Council member David Catania poses for a portrait before an interview in Washington, Wednesday, April 30, 2014.

At-Large D.C. Council member David Catania sat down with WAMU host Matt McCleskey to discuss his decision to run for Mayor of D.C., explain his stance on a variety of issues — including the Gray Administration's school boundary proposals, the $30 million D.C. United stadium deal and ethics reform — and also to respond to criticism about pamphlets he handed out in neighborhoods east of the Anacostia connecting his opponent, Council member Muriel Bowser, to supporters of former Mayor Adrian Fenty.

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When Caravaggio Plays Quevedo In Tennis, The Court Becomes A Sonnet

"It's a little space, well-measured and precise, in which you have to keep the ball bouncing," says Álvaro Enrigue. His book, Sudden Death, pits the Italian painter against the Spanish poet.
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Does "Made in DC" Matter?

D.C.'s first bean-to-bar chocolate maker, Undone Chocolate, got its start in local food incubator space Union Kitchen, part of a wave of interest in locally made products which includes a push for a "Made in DC" logo.

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Does "Made in DC" Matter?

D.C.'s first bean-to-bar chocolate maker, Undone Chocolate, got its start in local food incubator space Union Kitchen, part of a wave of interest in locally made products which includes a push for a "Made in DC" logo.

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Video Chat Your Way Into College: How Tech Is Changing The Admissions Process

Virtual reality and other innovations are helping international students and colleges tell if they're a good fit.

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