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Maryland Board Approves Money For Slots

By a vote of 2-1, Maryland's board of public works voted to move forward with the lease for what will be the state's largest casino -- located in Anne Arundel County.


Callin' Oates: The Hotline You Don't Need (But Might Call Anyway)

A new hotline puts the music of Hall & Oates at your fingertips. The question, of course, is: Why?

Stirring Adventures, At Home (In A Zoo) And Abroad

Holiday pleasures We Bought a Zoo and The Adventures of Tintin: Secret of the Unicorn are pure entertainments — not high art, but solid family films that just want to show an audience a good time.
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City Hopes 'Girl With Dragon Tattoo' Will Save Lincoln Theatre

City officials are betting on the hit movie The Girl With the Dragon Tattoo to revive the foundering Lincoln Theatre on U Street NW.


Unusual Diego Rivera Work Restored in Mexico City

Murals by Mexican artist Diego Rivera can be found all over the world, but some of his most unusual works are in Mexico City. There, a recently renovated fountain doubles as a municipal water pumping station, revealing Rivera's skills as both a sculptor and architect.
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'Art Beat' With Sean Rameswaram, Dec. 21

Ann and a whole lot of harmonicas.