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  1. Is Metro really so bad?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Washington Post

    Members of the public wait to speak during a Metro board meeting earlier this month. After studying a half-dozen big transit agencies - in Boston, New York, Chicago, San Francisco, Dallas-Fort Worth and Minneapolis-St.

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  2. Why worry? USOC not concerned about tepid support in BostonRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2015 | The Washington Post

    After leading an hour-long Q&A with the leaders of the Boston bid Friday, CEO Scott Blackmun said he naturally wasn't thrilled with recent polling of Boston-area residents by WBUR radio that showed support for hosting the 2024 Games had dipped from 51 to 44 percent between January and February. The poll of 505 registered voters had a margin of error of 4.9 percent.

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  3. Obama beckons entrepreneurs for White Housea s first ever start-up Demo DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 12, 2015 | The Washington Post

    Over the past six years, entrepreneurs across the country have opened their doors to welcome President Obama. His motorcade has made stops at start-up incubators including Cross Campus in Santa Monica, Calif., Capital Factory in Austin, Texas, and 1776, just a few blocks north of the White House in Washington.

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  4. Smithsonian bans use of selfie sticks in all of its museumsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2015 | The Washington Post

    Last month, the National Air and Space banned the use of selfie sticks. The ban became an official Smithsonian policy Tuesday.

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  5. When is it too cold outside to go to school?Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2015 | The Washington Post

    If you ask my younger daughter, a college freshman in Boston whose idea of acceptable weather is Miami's, it is now too cold to go to school. It is at the moment, according to AccuWeather, 17 degrees Fahrenheit but the RealFeelA is 4 degrees Fahrenheit.

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  6. Thomas MeninoRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | The Washington Post

    Thomas M. Menino, Boston's longest-serving mayor, who gained support from working-class neighborhood "townies" and corporate chieftains alike during his 20 years in office and presided over a steel-and-glass economic boom in one of America's most historic cities, died Oct. 30 in Boston. He was 71. Hugely popular in his home town, where he easily won five straight nonpartisan mayoral elections before retiring from city hall, Mr. Menino, who was a liberal Democrat, surprised Boston in March with his disclosure that he had been diagnosed with an advanced form of cancer just weeks after completing his final term.

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  7. Thomas M. Menino, elected five times as Boston's mayor, dies at 71Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 30, 2014 | The Washington Post

    Thomas M. Menino, Boston's longest-serving mayor, who gained support from working-class neighborhood "townies" and corporate chieftains alike during his 20 years in office and presided over a steel-and-glass economic boom in one of America's most historic cities, died Oct. 30 in Boston. He was 71. Hugely popular in his home town, where he easily won five straight nonpartisan mayoral elections before retiring from city hall, Mr. Menino, who was a Democrat, surprised Boston in March by disclosing he had been diagnosed with an advanced form of cancer just weeks after completing his final term.

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  8. Capital Bikeshare operator Alta Bicycle Share is soldRead the original story

    Oct 28, 2014 | The Washington Post

    The company will relocate to New York City. D.C. transportation planner Jim Sebastian said the deal won't create any immediate changes for Capital Bikeshare operations, but in the long run it could benefit the region's bike system.

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  9. Darin Strauss flees Brooklyn by trainRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2014 | The Washington Post

    This week, Amtrak announced the names of 24 writers - chosen from more than 16,000 applicants - for the #AmtrakResidency program. Each of them will be given round-trip tickets on board a sleeper car in hopes of inspiring creativity .

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