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From A To B: The Wait for New Transportation Projects Continues

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A map of the first phase of the Silver Line.
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A map of the first phase of the Silver Line.

Transportation reporter Martin Di Caro gives us an update on the Silver Line's potential opening date. Also, we'll find out how some D.C. cabbies are getting around new credit card mandates, and why some politicians are raising new questions about the much-debated Purple Line project in Maryland.

[Music: "A to B" by The Futureheads from The Futureheads / "Quicksilver" by Horace Silver from Silver Trio]


ABC Celebrates 50th Anniversary Of 'A Charlie Brown Christmas'

ABC will air "It's Your 50th Christmas Charlie Brown" Monday night. On the classic Christmas cartoon's golden anniversary, NPR explores what makes this ageless special endure.

L.A.'s Top Restaurant Charts New Waters In Sustainable Seafood

Providence is widely considered the finest restaurant in Los Angeles. Its award-winning chef, Michael Cimarusti, is piloting Dock to Dish, a program that hooks chefs up directly with local fishermen.
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U.S. Rep. John Sarbanes On How Money Influences Politics, Locally And Nationally

One of Maryland's federal lawmakers is behind some new ideas about campaign finance reform that have stalled in Congress, but are being taken up by local legislatures, including D.C.

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Computer Guys And Gal

Computer Guys and Gal sort out all the latest technology news from the last month.

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