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Kojo In Your Community: Changing Neighborhoods And Changing Schools

Few neighborhoods are as emblematic of D.C.'s evolution as Columbia Heights -- a place that's greeted waves of new residents and a tectonic demographic shift in the past two decades. But the long term arc of these changes may well hinge on the future of the District's network of schools. We measure where schools fit into the future of D.C.'s rapidly changing neighborhoods.

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In Tom Hanks' iPad App, Typewriters Make Triumphant Return (Ding!)

For iPad users who are nostalgic for the clickety-clack of keystrokes and "ding!" of the carriage return, Hanks has created Hanx Writer, an app that simulates using a typewriter.
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New U.S. Rules Protect Giant Bluefin Tuna

To reduce the number of giant bluefin tuna killed by fishing fleets, the U.S. is putting out new rules about commercial fishing in the Gulf of Mexico and parts of the western Atlantic.
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Jury Deliberating 14 Counts In McDonnell Trial

As of Tuesday afternoon, there is no word yet from the seven men and five women who are deliberating 14 separate counts against the McDonnells.
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The Troubling Implications Of The Celebrity Photo Leak

To learn more about the recent celebrity photo hack, Melissa Block speaks with Matthew Green of Johns Hopkins University. They discuss how the photos might have been obtained.

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