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Foreign Investors Snap Up D.C. Real Estate

Foreign investors -- from Korea, Israel, China and Germany -- are buying up office buildings in D.C. at twice the pace of last year. Middle Eastern sovereign wealth funds are financing a major mixed-use project and a convention center hotel that's under construction downtown. Kojo explores what a boom in foreign investment means for the D.C. real estate market and the city.

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Who Hollywood Turns To When Untying The Knot

When it's time to divorce, Hollywood celebs (like a certain Brad and Angelina) turn to the queen of breakup litigation, Laura Wasser. NPR's Rachel Martin speaks with Vanity Fair's Julie Miller.
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Sunday Sports: Baseball Season Stats

As the baseball season enters the homestretch, Mike Pesca, host of The Gist podcast shares obscure baseball stats and somewhat dubious accomplishments with NPR's Rachel Martin.
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Donald Trump's Run Isn't Dampening Ohio Republican Senate Race

Donald Trump's campaign is not weighing down Republican Senate candidates across the country as Democrats had initially hoped. In Ohio, the GOP Senate candidate has a big lead over the Democrat.
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Facebook Group Launched To Combat KKK Presence In Pennsylvania Town

Jaimi Hajzus was alarmed to learn that KKK fliers were dropped on lawns in her hometown of Coudersport, Pa. She tells NPR's Rachel Martin of a Facebook campaign to counter the hate group.

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