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Monday, Jul 27, 2015 at 02:39 PM EDT

End Your Summer With a Thrill at a Maryland, Virginia or D.C. County or State Fair

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

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UMD's Plan to Sell Beer at Games Approved

Prince George's County officials have approved the University of Maryland's proposal to sell beer at the school's football and basketball games. »

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Ben's Chili Bowl Opens H Street Location

Ben’s Chili Bowl can now be found in three out of four DMV quadrants -- the restaurant opened a third location Wednesday. »

Brew at the Zoo: Raise Your Glass to Save Wildlife

Brew at the Zoo: Raise Your Glass to Save Wildlife

The Smithsonian’s National Zoo is holding its annual Brew at the Zoo event July 23. »

Racing Presidents Welcome Calvin

Racing Presidents Welcome Calvin

When President William Howard Taft was added to an exclusive lineup of Racing Presidents more than two years ago, it was big news. There was hype. There was anticipation. So leave it to a president nicknamed... »

Kings Dominion to Close Shockwave Coaster

Kings Dominion to Close Shockwave Coaster

Kings Dominion is retiring its Shockwave stand-up roller coaster. »

Petition Asks Jose Andres to Pull Out of Trump Hotel

Petition Asks Jose Andres to Pull Out of Trump Hotel

Hundreds have signed a petition calling on renowned D.C. Chef Jose Andres to dump Donald Trump. »

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New 'Beach' Installed at National Building Museum

Forget the sunscreen! You can now enjoy a day at the beach -- inside! The National Building Museum built a "beach" using one million plastic balls. Tom Sherwood reports. »

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Sex and the City Author Candace Bushnell Discusses Her New Book

Candace Bushnell, author of the "Sex and the City" anthology that was adapted into the popular HBO series and movies, discusses life as a novelist and her new book, "Killing Monica." »

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People Line Up for a Look at Declaration of Independence

People line up at the National Archives for a look at the Declaration of Independence. News4’s Zachary Kiesch reports. »

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