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Tuesday, Oct 17, 2017 at 11:47 AM EDT

13 Family-Friendly Halloween Activities in the DMV

Check out these 13 family-friendly events as an alternative to the adult-centered bar crawls and happy hours on Halloween. »

Smithsonian Working With Rappers to Create Hip-Hop Anthology

Smithsonian Working With Rappers to Create Hip-Hop Anthology

The National Museum of African American History and Culture is working with legendary rappers and hip-hop artists to create "The Smithsonian Anthology of Hip-Hop and Rap." »

Leesburg Hauntings Underway

The annual Leesburg haunted house tours run for two weekends this year. »

Meet the 45-Foot Woman Who Could Stand on the National Mall

Organizers of an arts festival have launched a crowdfunding campaign to bring a 45-foot statue of a naked woman to stand on the National Mall facing the White House. "Catharsis on the Mall"... »

Dusty Baker Will Not Return as Washington Nationals Manager

Dusty Baker Will Not Return as Washington Nationals Manager

Dusty Baker will not return as the manager of the Washington Nationals in 2018, the team announced Friday. »

31 Halloween Events: Bar Crawls, Ghost Tours, Haunted House

31 Halloween Events: Bar Crawls, Ghost Tours, Haunted House

Whether you prefer horrifying haunts or a boo-zy bar crawl, the D.C. area has something for you. Check out these events in and around the District. »

4 Your Weekend: Film Festival, Comedians in Town

WTOP's Jason Fraley previews the Middleburg Film Festival and the slew of comedians in D.C. this weekend. »

Nutritionists Rank Halloween Candy from Better to Worst

Nutritionists Rank Halloween Candy from Better to Worst

Some Halloween treats are trickier than others when it comes to sugar and calories. Here's a better way to dip into your kids' candy stash. NBC News worked with experts to size up the nutritional labels of some... »

HeArt & Sole Event Fights Hunger in the DC Area

HeArt & Sole is a fund raiser for Central Union Mission. Next week the annual event will allow you to taste the food of a dozen leading chefs and help ensure that no one in our area goes hungry and homeless.... »

Melania Trump Donates Inaugural Ball Gown to Smithsonian

Melania Trump donated her inaugural ball gown Friday to the Smithsonian's First Ladies Collection, as previous first ladies have done. The first lady's vanilla silk, off-the-shoulder gown was presented to... »

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