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Passport Fee Hike Sparks Travel Worries

Now that a record 15-million people are applying for passports each year, the State Department is increasing passport fees to help cover production and processing costs. But some fear the hike could hurt families' travel budgets.

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Veterinarians From The National Zoo Are Helping Out In The Gulf Coast

Veterinarians from the Smithsonian's National Zoo are heading to the Gulf Coast to oversee the release of wildlife recovering from the oil spill into safer areas.

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DEA Seeks To Ban Synthetic Marijuana Drug

Federal Drug authorities are working to learn more about a synthetic drug known as K2, or Spice. It's showing up in novelty stores in the District, Maryland and Virginia, and it's legal in all three states.

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Metro Enhances Security After Major Lapse

Metro spokesman Steve Taubenkibel says Metro is working to install fencing, lighting and security cameras at it's bus depots. He also says Metro is implementing tighter security checks for its personnel, as well as new technology that can remotely disable buses.

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Metro Enhances Security After Major Lapse

Metro spokesman Steve Taubenkibel says Metro is working to install fencing, lighting and security cameras at it's bus depots. He also says Metro is implementing tighter security checks for its personnel, as well as new technology that can remotely disable buses.

WAMU 88.5

DEA Seeks To Ban Synthetic Marijuana Drug

Federal Drug authorities are working to learn more about a synthetic drug known as K2, or Spice. It's showing up in novelty stores in the District, Maryland and Virginia, and it's legal in all three states.

WAMU 88.5

DEA Seeks To Ban Synthetic Marijuana Drug

Federal Drug authorities are working to learn more about a synthetic drug known as K2, or Spice. It's showing up in novelty stores in the District, Maryland and Virginia, and it's legal in all three states.

WAMU 88.5

Developers Use 'LLCs' To Make Multiple Campaign Contributions

This year's race for mayor will go down as the most expensive campaign in District history. With all of this money flowing in, it can be hard to keep track of where the cash is coming from.

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Developers Use 'LLCs' To Make Multiple Campaign Contributions

This year's race for mayor will go down as the most expensive campaign in District history. With all of this money flowing in, it can be hard to keep track of where the cash is coming from.

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President Ready To Unveil HIV-AIDS Plan

Later today, President Obama will unveil his administration's plan to combat new cases of HIV-AIDS.

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