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National Zoo's Panda Cub Has More Than Doubled in Size

The surviving panda cub at the National Zoo has more than doubled in size in the nearly two weeks since he was born. »

PHOTOS: Zoo's Newborn Panda Is Growing!

PHOTOS: Zoo's Newborn Panda Is Growing!

The National Zoo's tiny newborn panda cub has more than doubled in size since he was born nearly two weeks ago, the AP reports. »

Twerking Stormtroopers Unleashed in New York City

Twerking Stormtroopers Unleashed in New York City

Dancing stormtroopers, flashing lightsabers and life-sized LEGOs took over Times Square early Friday morning as die-hard Star Wars fans gathered for the kickoff to "Force Friday" in New York City. The... »

Free Outdoor Movies: September Schedule

Free Outdoor Movies: September Schedule

September is here, but there are still quite a few free outdoor film series around town. Pack up your blankets and coolers for a D.C.-area tradition. »

Hipster Barbie Account Mocks Instagram Authenticity

Hipster Barbie Account Mocks Instagram Authenticity

A new account is doing a perfect job mocking the social struggle that is Instagram. »

Your County (and State!) Fair Roundup

Your County (and State!) Fair Roundup

Fried Oreos? Oh, it's on. Visit a county fair for Ferris wheels, petting zoos, various competitions and more. »

OC Boardwalk Tram Adds Extra Week of Service

OC Boardwalk Tram Adds Extra Week of Service

Don't let the unofficial end of summer get you down -- Ocean City is extending its boardwalk tram service for an extra week. »

Pumpkin Spice Latte Lovers Get a Secret Head Start

Pumpkin Spice Latte Lovers Get a Secret Head Start

Pumpkin Spice Latte lovers are in luck — you can get the seasonal treat early this year. As the pumpkin-spice-everything season is rapidly approaching, Starbucks is allowing fans to procure the autumnal beverage... »

1789 Restaurant Remains a D.C. Gem

1789 Restaurant Remains a D.C. Gem

Executive Chef Samuel Kim has steered the revered "old guard" D.C. eatery 1789 Restaurant in Georgetown from a fading fossil's glory to a consistent gem. »

Man Attempts to Enter Lions' Den at National Zoo

Man Attempts to Enter Lions' Den at National Zoo

A man tried to get into the lions' den at the National Zoo Wednesday afternoon. »

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National Book Festival Sept. 5
National Book Festival is fun for the whole family! Be part of a world-class literary event on its 15th anniversary. Read more
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