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    Ups And Downs In Oil And Gas But Gas Remains A Cheaper Heat

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    The government is out with its annual forecast for the cost of heat. The feds say the cost of heating with natural gas is rising a bit after a few years of decline. The cost of heating oil is lower than last year, but even with those trends people who heat with gas will still enjoy an advantage.
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    Barry Meier: "Missing Man"

    Nine years ago, former FBI agent Robert Levinson disappeared in Iran while on a mission for the CIA. The story of his secret journey to Iran, the CIA cover-up that followed and efforts to rescue the longest-held U.S. hostage.

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    5,000-Year-Old Chinese Beer Recipe Revealed

    Researchers discovered ancient "beer-making tool kits" in underground rooms built between 3400 and 2900 B.C. Analyses of funnels, pots and jugs show the brewers were using pretty advanced techniques.
    WAMU 88.5

    The Fight for D.C.'s Budget Freedom

    Last week, a House committee with oversight of the District passed legislation that would block the ability of the Council to spend its own tax dollars.

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    The U.S. Expands Ties To Vietnam

    President Obama lifts the embargo against U.S. arms sales to Vietnam: Please join us to talk about what closer ties between the U.S. and Vietnam mean for trade, leverage on human rights and growing concerns over China's military expansion.

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