WAMU 88.5 : The Kojo Nnamdi Show

The Metropolitan Revolution

A mayor without a passport isn't doing his job, according to the author of a new book that claims mayors and cities are driving economic recovery around the country and the world. With gridlock in Congress and residents looking for work, cities are supporting innovation and job creation and even forging their own trade agreements with international counterparts. Kojo explores the role of cities and metro areas in the 21st century economy.

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Jack Davis, Cartoonist Who Helped Found 'Mad' Magazine, Dies

Money from a job illustrating a Coca-Cola training manual became a springboard for Jack Davis to move from Georgia to New York.
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Cookie Dough Blues: How E. Coli Is Sneaking Into Our Forbidden Snack

Most people know not to eat raw cookie dough. But now it's serious: 46 people have now been sickened with E. coli-tainted flour. Here's how contamination might be occurring.
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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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