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Ocean City Officials Debate How Best To Advertise To Potential Visitors

The decision to extend the contract for Ocean City’s advertising company has renewed an intense battle over the town’s $5 million ad budget.
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More Tourists Visiting Virginia, Bringing In Additional Revenue

Tourism in Virginia hit a record high in 2012, bringing in $21 billion and helping sustain some 200,000 jobs.

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'Souvenir Nation' At The Smithsonian

We talk with the curator of a new Smithsonian exhibit about the evolution of souvenirs and what we can learn from those early relics.

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Joe Yonan: "Eat Your Vegetables"

Can you be a vegetarian and still be a good traveler, a creative cook and a gracious guest? Kojo chats with The Washington Post's travel and food editor, who recently adopted a vegetarian lifestyle himself.

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State Department Issues Travel Warning

State Department officials are issuing travel warnings at D.C.'s international airports to those heading to the Middle East.

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The Future Of The Bay Bridge

With investigators looking into a nightmarish crash and beachgoers idling in miles-long backups, we explore the condition and future of the Chesapeake Bay Bridge.

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Video: The Washington Monument Goes Up In Lights

The Washington Monument may be undergoing repairs, but it is glowing more brightly than ever.

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Passengers On Stranded Amtrak Train Dealt With No Toilets, Intermittent A/C

The train was stranded for 14 hours outside of Richmond, leaving 261 passengers to deal with no toilets, intermittent A/C and train personnel who were absent during most of the ordeal.

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Higher Maryland Gas Tax Could Help Fund Widening Of I-270

Some Maryland residents want revenue from the state's increasing gas tax to go to widening I-270 north of Germantown, but smart growth advocates aren't so sure.

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Tips And Destinations For Summer Travel

With the official start of summer last week and July 4 coming up next week, the time is right to plan a summer trip. Two travel experts share tips on airfares, apps and hot destinations for the whole family.

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