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Group Aims to Redo Neglected Site on National Mall

A group working to restore the National Mall wants to overhaul a lakeside park that honors the nation's founders but has languished for years with fetid water and crumbling walkways. ยป

Bill Cosby to Loan Art Collection to Smithsonian

Bill Cosby to Loan Art Collection to Smithsonian

The Smithsonian's National Museum of African Art announced Monday that the entire Cosby collection will go on view in November in a unique exhibit juxtaposing African-American art with African art. »

Your Outdoor Movie Rundown

Your 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 calendar. »

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Fall Fests Around the DMV

Lavanya Ramanathan of the Washington Post shares her top picks for fall fests in D.C., Maryland and Virginia. »

Smithsonian Raises a Flag-Inspired Cocktail

Smithsonian Raises a Flag-Inspired Cocktail

The Smithsonian's National Museum of American History is celebrating the 200th anniversary of the Star-Spangled Banner this week with cocktails and a toast to history. »

Recipe: Making Mofongo With Chef Roberto Hernandez

Recipe: Making Mofongo With Chef Roberto Hernandez

National Hispanic Heritage Month began Monday. To help us celebrate, Chef Roberto Hernandez from Mio Restaurant visited News4 us to make a fried plantain dish from Puerto Rico called mofongo. »

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Cooking Demo: Maing Mofongo With Chef Roberto Hernandez

National Hispanic Heritage Month began Monday. To help us celebrate, Chef Roberto Hernandez from Mio Restaurant visited News4 us to make a fried plantain dish from Puerto Rico called mofongo. »

PHOTOS: Enrique Iglesias, Pitbull at Verizon Center

PHOTOS: Enrique Iglesias, Pitbull at Verizon Center

Enrique and Pitbull, who have toured together previously, reunited for their Sex and Love Tour to create a stage design that offered fans an immersive experience at Verizon Center. »

Need a Fall Road Trip? We Have Lots!

Need a Fall Road Trip? We Have Lots!

Fall is just around the corner and there's always somewhere you could be traveling. See our fall event ideas. »

Stargaze With an Astronomer in the Shenandoahs

Stargaze With an Astronomer in the Shenandoahs

Spend a weekend at Shenandoah National Park this summer and get the chance to star gaze with astronomers. »

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