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Friday, Feb 17, 2017 at 03:50 PM EST

Saying Bye to Bao Bao: Your Zoo Visit Survival Guide

Planning to visit the National Zoo's 3-year-old giant panda before she makes her grand farewell? Read on for our tips on making the most of your visit. »

Weekend Warmup: 13 Ways to Enjoy the Spring-Like DC Weather

Weekend Warmup: 13 Ways to Enjoy the Spring-Like DC Weather

Storm Team4 predicts temps will be in the upper 60s both Saturday and Sunday. Here’s a roundup of some fun ways to enjoy this weekend’s unusual February warmth. »

Remember Zima? Clear Malt Beverage Poised for US Comeback

Remember Zima? Clear Malt Beverage Poised for US Comeback

Get ready to finally peel yourself off of that bar stool you’ve been stuck on since the ‘90s—Zima is making a comeback to coolers in the U.S. Zima was discontinued in America in 2008, according to Crain’s, but... »

Great Theater Options for Your Weekend

WTOP Entertainment Editor Jason Fraley recommends "Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?" in its last weekend at Ford's Theatre and two-time Golden Globe winner Marsha Mason starring in "Watch on the Rhine" at Arena Stage. »

Mother Tongue Festival Showcases Films From Around the World

The Mother Tongue Film Festival is a free, 5-day event that offers screenings of feature-length and short films from across the globe. The screenings take place at Smithsonian museums and other locations throughout the district. Joshua Bell and Melissa Bisagni stopped by News4 Midday to talk about the festival.   »

Celebrating Black History Month

Celebrating Black History Month

Discover D.C. black history at smaller museums and unexpected spots. »

Find DC-Area Ice Skating Rinks

Find DC-Area Ice Skating Rinks

Grab your friends, family or special date and lace up your skates! We've picked out the top ice skating rinks in D.C., Maryland and Virginia for you to explore. »

Top 10 Bao Bao Moments

Top 10 Bao Bao Moments

In just days, 3-year-old Bao Bao will leave the National Zoo and move to a breeding center in China. As we count down every heartbreaking moment until Feb. 21, here are our 10 favorite moments of Bao Bao's fabulously adorable life back in the day. »

Newborn Giraffe Makes Arrival at Maryland Zoo

Newborn Giraffe Makes Arrival at Maryland Zoo

Born Feb. 6, the little one is the first giraffe to be born at the zoo in Baltimore in more than 20 years. »

Bao Bao Through the Years

Bao Bao Through the Years

We have just a few more days to spend time with Bao Bao at the National Zoo before she moves to China. Here's a look back at this adorable giant panda through the years. »

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