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This Week On Metro Connection: State Of The City

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Mike Licht, NotionsCapital.com

Choose a story from one of the District's eight wards

We'll go ward by ward as we take a pre-election look at where D.C. is now, and where it's headed. We'll consider the strengths and weaknesses of city schools, and we'll look at a massive project that will revamp the Southwest Waterfront. Plus, we'll visit a neighborhood where residents say the air they breathe is less than sweet. And we'll find out why one part of the city is chock-full of abandoned condominiums.

"Every Little Bit Hurts" by John Davis from Title Tracks

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For Greece's Farmers, Growing Pressure To Be More Competitive

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Obama's Trip to Africa & Foreign Aid

By visiting Africa this month, President Obama is drawing attention to one of the diplomatic tools that most directly shapes America's relationships with other countries: foreign aid and assistance. But now all policy makers at home feel the United States is pursuing the soundest strategy when it comes to providing aid abroad. We explore the issue with the official in charge of the Africa portfolio for the United States Agency for International Development.

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Taking Great Photos On Vacation Or "Staycation"

Professional photographers give us the latest on cameras, smart phones and shooting tips for great vacation photos this summer -- and every day.

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