An ice cream driver known as "Mr. Lee" is something of an institution in the communities he serves.
The tinkling music of an ice cream truck is an iconic sound for city dwellers. But in many of the District's poorest neighborhoods, ice cream trucks are often playing a very different role than they did in earlier eras. Lauren Landau rides along with one driver known as "Mr. Lee" who's something of an institution in the communities he serves.
[Music: "I Melt With You" by Richard Cheese from Silent Nightclub / "Tea For Two Cha Cha Cha" by Tommy Dorsey & His Orchestra from Best of Tommy Dorsey & His Orchestra]
The agency is launching a new coordinated research effort to stop citrus greening, a disease imported from Asia that turns fruit bitter and unmarketable. It first turned up in Florida eight years. Now, it threatens to destroy the nation's citrus industry.
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