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Art Beat With Lauren Landau, November 29

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Matthew Morrison sings with the National Symphony Orchestra Pops tonight and tomorrow at 8 p.m. at The Kennedy Center.
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Matthew Morrison sings with the National Symphony Orchestra Pops tonight and tomorrow at 8 p.m. at The Kennedy Center.

Nov. 29-30: An Evening with Matthew Morrison
Matthew Morrison sings with the National Symphony Orchestra Pops tonight and tomorrow at 8 p.m. at The Kennedy Center. The actor, dancer, singer, songwriter and musician, who plays Will Schuester on the television show Glee, will be performing some of his own compositions and selections from his upcoming album Where It All Began. He’ll also put his personal vocal touches on songs such as “Singin’ in the Rain,” “Send in the Clowns,” and “The Lady Is a Tramp.”

Dec. 3: Hadag Nahash
When the 2008 Adam Sandler film You Don’t Mess with the Zohan hit theaters, viewers around the world were introduced to the musical group Hadag Nahash via songs such as “California,” “Ma Sheba Ba,” and “Hine Ani Ba,” or “Here I Come.” This Tuesday, the Israeli band is coming to D.C. for a concert at the 9:30 Club. Hadag Nahash blends Hip Hop and funk with a touch of rock, reggae and Middle Eastern influences. The show starts at 7 p.m.

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NPR's Ari Shapiro talks with Stuart Stevens, a former strategist for Mitt Romney, whose new novel, The Innocent Have Nothing to Fear, tells the story of a neck-and-neck Republican primary campaign that ends up at a brokered convention.
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How History Influences Diets In D.C. And Around The World

Kojo and chef Pati Jinich look at how history -- and famous names like El Chico, Azteca and even Fritos -- shaped modern Mexican-American cooking in the Washington region and beyond.

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Implications Of The Supreme Court's Immigration Ruling

Many undocumented immigrants are living in fear after a Supreme Court ruling effectively barred deferred deportation for 4 million people. What the ruling means for families across the country and how immigration policy is playing out in 2016 election politics.

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Click For Fewer Calories: Health Labels May Change Online Ordering Habits

Will it be a hamburger or hummus wrap for lunch? When customers saw indications of a meal's calorie content posted online, they put fewer calories in their cart, a study finds.

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