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    The President and Speaker of the House meet to try to find a way to avoid the 'fiscal cliff'. Conflicts in Egypt and Syria continue to roil. The Redskin fans savor a heart-stopping win against the Ravens, but worry about the health of rookie phenom quarterback RGIII. It's Your Turn to discuss the local and global headlines.

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    Lowly Worm Is Back! Richard Scarry Jr. Brings Dad's Manuscript To Life

    The younger Scarry, also an illustrator, found a draft of Best Lowly Worm Book Ever! in his dad's Swiss chalet. He says all that was missing was the final art, "so that's what I did."
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    A Food Crisis Follows Africa's Ebola Crisis

    Food shortages are emerging in the wake of West Africa's Ebola epidemic. Market shelves are bare and fields are neglected because traders can't move and social gatherings are discouraged.
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    McDonnell Corruption Trial: Former Gov Defends Relationship With Jonnie Williams

    On the stand today, the former Virginia governor defended his relationship with the businessman at the heart of the trial, saying it was appropriate.
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    New Camouflage Material Is A Color-Change Artist

    Researchers say they've produced octopus-inspired materials that can sense color and change accordingly. NPR's Scott Simon talks to John Rogers, professor of engineering at the University of Illinois.

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