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The Latest On Diagnosing, Treating And Preventing Alzheimer's

More than 4,000 scientists from around the world meet in Washington, D.C. this week to share the latest research on diagnosing, treating and preventing Alzheimer's. We look at new findings on the role of race, gender and a sedentary life style.

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D.C.'s Once Segregated Public Pools Are More Mixed, But For How Long?

D.C. has 29 public pools and counting. But as the city changes, so too does the pool scene.
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America's First Ladies

They walk a tricky line: closest adviser to the President of the United States and hostess in chief. A new book examines the evolution of the role of first lady of the United States.

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The Rise And Fall of D.C. Street Fairs

Adams Morgan Day won't happen this year but Funk Parade on U Street was a huge success. We explore the economics and the challenges of street fairs in a rapidly changing city.

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The Rise And Fall of D.C. Street Fairs

Adams Morgan Day won't happen this year but Funk Parade on U Street was a huge success. We explore the economics and the challenges of street fairs in a rapidly changing city.

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Pop Culture Trends In Video Gaming

More women on screen and more exploration are among the trends in video gaming this year. Tech Tuesday explores how pop culture and new technology are changing the gaming experience.

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Airline Trends And Summer Travel

Airline profits are soaring but passengers feel squeezed. We explore the economics of flying as the busy summer travel season takes off.

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Math Is Everywhere, But Especially On National Mall This Weekend

The first National Math Festival of its kind comes to the District Saturday, taking over the National Mall and Smithsonian museums.
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Norton Calls To Lift Ban On Sledding At U.S. Capitol

Hours before a snowstorm is expected to hit the region, there's a push in the District to lift a ban on sledding on what D.C.'s congresswoman calls "a perfect sledding venue."
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Flag Swag: What Are The Best Uses Of Maryland's State Flag?

Inspired by Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan's amazing Inauguration Day tie, we're asking the question: What are some of the best uses of Maryland's distinct flag design?

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