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Food Trucks: From The City To The Suburbs?

While D.C. lawmakers seek out stricter rules for food trucks setting up shop on downtown streets, some of their suburban counterparts are cooking up regulations to make food truck operations easier. Some say the shifting policies could lead to an exodus of D.C.’s mobile vendors to places like Arlington, Va. We look at changing dynamics for food trucks in the District and the suburbs.

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Movie Review: 'Jason Bourne,' A Thriller For Our Times

In Jason Bourne, the latest in the secret agent series starring Matt Damon, director Paul Greengrass presents a thriller relevant to today's world, says Kenneth Turan of the Los Angeles Times.
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These Old-Timey Philly Candies Offer A Taste Of Politics Past

Clear toy candies are a centuries-old local tradition. With the Democratic convention in town, an old-school candy maker is peddling some with a political bent. Think lollipop meets Mount Rushmore.
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The Politics Hour – LIVE from Slim's Diner!

This special edition of the Politics Hour is coming to you live from Slim's Diner from Petworth in Northwest D.C.

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Writing Data Onto Single Atoms, Scientists Store The Longest Text Yet

With atomic memory technology, little patterns of atoms can be arranged to represent English characters, fitting the content of more than a billion books onto the surface of a stamp.

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