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Friday, Jul 11, 2014 at 02:13 PM EDT

15 Things to Do Before Summer Is Over

Consider this your mid-summer checkpoint. Have you done all those sunshine-related things you were dreaming about back during the polar vortex? ยป

Five Ways to Have a Blast on Bastille Day

Five Ways to Have a Blast on Bastille Day

If you enjoyed Independence Day-ing last weekend, get ready for round two: this time, with a French twist. »

Stores Offer Free Slurpees, Sandwiches and Discounted Doughnuts

Stores Offer Free Slurpees, Sandwiches and Discounted Doughnuts

Who doesn't like free food?

This week, 7-11, Chick-Fil-A and Krispy Kreme are offering some pretty great deals on free snacks, drinks, sandwiches and more. »

National Aquarium to Host Friday Night Flag Events

National Aquarium to Host Friday Night Flag Events

The National Aquarium in Baltimore is launching a new series of events on Friday nights to celebrate the 200th anniversary of the Battle of Baltimore in 1812 that inspired the words for the national anthem. »

Cupcake Chain Crumbs in Talks, Could Rise Again

Cupcake Chain Crumbs in Talks, Could Rise Again

Cupcake chain Crumbs is currently in talks to get the dough to rise again, the company said. The New York company said it is in talks with "various interested parties" and could restructure its business... »

No More Tailgating at Nats Park

No More Tailgating at Nats Park

The Washington Nationals put the brakes on tailgating. »

Your Summer Outdoor Movie Rundown

Your Summer Outdoor Movie Rundown

In a city filled with plenty of non-cheap attractions, it's not easy to find a cheap a.k.a completely free activity to satisfy your wallet -- and, your summer calendar. »

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10 Places to Watch the World Cup

Wondering where to go to catch the World Cup? We've done the hard work for you (but the chicken-wing-gobbling is still up to you). Here's our list of 10 great D.C.-area sports bars to watch the World Cup. »

Look for a "Super Moon" This Weekend

Look for a "Super Moon" This Weekend

A "super moon" is moving into the night sky this weekend, when the moon will appear 14 percent bigger and 30 percent brighter Friday and Saturday. »

Video: Bao Bao Enjoys a Fruitsicle

Video: Bao Bao Enjoys a Fruitsicle

Bao Bao is back and cuter than ever. As if being a roly-poly panda cub wasn't enough, footage has emerged of her adorably slurping down a frosty treat. »

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