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Three Film Festivals to Entertain This October

Three film festivals are bringing culture and perspectives from around the world to D.C. this October. »

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Top Problem-Solving Gadgets

Gadgets can both complicate our lives -- and make them easier. Steve Greenberg, author of "Gadget Nation," is focusing on the "easier" part. »

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Kids Join Michelle Obama for Harvest of White House Garden

Elementary school students joined first lady Michelle Obama for the fall harvest of the White House Kitchen Garden Tuesday afternoon. »

Slave Photo Discovered From Robert E. Lee's Home

Slave Photo Discovered From Robert E. Lee's Home

The National Park Service has acquired a rare Civil War-era photograph of an enslaved woman at Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee's home in Virginia. »

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Director Ted Melfi Previews New Film

Director, screenwriter and producer Ted Melfi shares the inspirations behind his new film, "St. Vincent," starring Bill Murray and Melissa McCarthy. »

Auction Set for Items From Eatery Near Camp David

Auction Set for Items From Eatery Near Camp David

An auction in Thurmont promises collectibles from a restaurant near Camp David that closed last spring after 85 years in business. »

Rihanna, Bruce Springsteen to Perform on National Mall

Rihanna, Bruce Springsteen to Perform on National Mall

The Concert for Valor will honor America's veterans live on the National Mall. »

National Christmas Tree Lighting Set for Dec. 4

National Christmas Tree Lighting Set for Dec. 4

The National Park Service is planning ahead for this year's holiday celebrations, and the National Christmas Tree lighting is now about eight weeks away. »

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Metro Concerned About Huge Crowd for Concert for Valor

Transportation leaders are scrambling to put together a game plan for a Veterans Day concert on the National Mall. »

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Joey Chestnut to Tackle Taste of D.C.

Barbara is joined by world champion competitive eater Joey Chestnut to discuss past victories and future expectations at Ben's Chilli Bowl's upcoming eating competition at Taste of D.C. »

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