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Friday, Aug 28, 2015 at 12:35 PM EDT

It's a Boy! National Zoo Reveals Sex of Cub; Tian Tian Is The Dad

It's a boy! The panda team at the National Zoo say the surviving giant panda cub born last weekend is a boy, and his father is Tian Tian. »

Man Steals Money During Honesty Experiment

Man Steals Money During Honesty Experiment

A Washington D.C. man stole donation money from an unmonitored juice stand in Dupont Circle that offered $1 drinks as part of an honesty experiment. »

Mei Xiang Refuses to Swap Panda Cubs

Mei Xiang Refuses to Swap Panda Cubs

Mei Xiang refuses to give up her larger cub, so National Zoo panda keepers are taking care of the smaller cub. »

Your Summer DMV Concert Roundup

Your Summer DMV Concert Roundup

There are countless performances to look forward to this summer in the D.C. area. Do something nice for your ears and check out a concert from our hand-picked list of artists coming to town who you won't want to... »

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Smithsonian Crowdfunds Preservation of Armstrong, Shepard Spacesuits

For the first time, the Smithsonian has crowdfunded a project, raising hundreds of thousands of dollars to preserve the spacesuits of Neil Armstrong and Alan Shepard. Aaron Gilchrist reports. »

When Do Panda Cubs Start Looking Cute?

When Do Panda Cubs Start Looking Cute?

The National Zoo's giant panda gave birth to tiny twins over the weekend -- and, just like all newborn pandas, they're tiny, blind and nearly hairless. So when do they start looking like, well, pandas? Take... »

Newborn Panda Twins: What to Know

Newborn Panda Twins: What to Know

The National Zoo has never had a living set of twins before, and although Mei Xiang is a dedicated mother, raising two cubs requires the care and concentration of an entire team of experts. »

Big Sister Bao Bao Turns 2, Gets Giant Fruitsicle

Big Sister Bao Bao Turns 2, Gets Giant Fruitsicle

The National Zoo's Bao Bao is now a big sister to a pair of newborn cubs born Saturday. Just a day later, she got to celebrate her own birthday with a yummy giant fruitsicle. »

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Panda Cubs Doing Well Despite Swap Hiccup

The National Zoo's newest additions are doing well, and it seems Mei Xiang is absolutely smitten. »

Get a Taste of Alexandria With Restaurant Week

Get a Taste of Alexandria With Restaurant Week

Alexandria Restaurant Week is back with another incredibly delicious lineup of good deals on great food. »

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