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MDTA

Ospreys begin nesting in new home

The ospreys have returned. The federally protected birds are building a new nest on a specially built platform after prior ones were destroyed -- but this time their permanent home won't block MDTA's traffic camera. Full Story

The real-life struggle in Disney's shadow

On any given day, tourists pay nearly $100 per person to get into Orlando's theme parks. There, they may be waited on by homeless parents. Full Story

After 2 students' killed, UMd takes action

Two students have been killed crossing the road near the intersection of Route 1 and Knox Road since January. Now the university and city are teaming up to make changes -- starting now. Full Story

Living

Does technology change a soccer ball?

It's more than just a ball. A lot of science, technology and money goes into making each year's World Cup ball. Does it make a difference? Full Story

Technology

What are effects of violent video games?

A new study looks at whether children who play violent video games demonstrate more violent or aggressive behavior in real life. Full Story

Federal News Radio

Photos: Kids invade the White House

The children of White House staff get the chance to ask First Lady Michelle Obama questions as part of Take Your Kids to Work Day. Full Story

Police knew of gang activity near zoo

Monday's shooting near the National Zoo came as a surprise to most people, but police may have known that trouble was coming. (Video) Full Story

Fat pet? Here's bad news for lazy dogs

A new device lets owners track how much exercise -- or sleep -- their four-legged friends are getting. It's like a pedometer for pooches. Full Story

Entertainment

Kate shows off new royal style

The Duchess of Cambridge's dilemma: What to pack when your itinerary includes state receptions, church and toddler playdates? Full Story

Ticketbuster

Thousands outside D.C. get bad tickets

Driver complaints help uncover a flaw in the District's ticketing program, which lacks safeguards to protect drivers from Md. and Va. Full Story


Big Riders

Tourists with more girth are prompting a move to bigger horses.


Social Media Oops!

Companies have felt the wrath when Twitter campaigns backfire.


Stars Welcome Baby

Olivia Wilde and Jason Sudeikis have become proud new parents.


Origins of the Internet

Russia's Putin says the Internet was a 'CIA project.'

Stock Markets

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Knows Your Name

Facial recognition software could change how you shop.


Invisible Barrier

After 25 years, deer still won't cross the Iron Curtain.


The Fast Lane

Tim McGraw lends car enthusiast perspective to a documentary.


Ebert Statue

A bronze statue of movie critic Roger Ebert will be unveiled.

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