10 episodes

News features from the Washington, DC Metro Area.

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    • 4.6, 14 Ratings

News features from the Washington, DC Metro Area.

    Whisper Networks Long Warned Women About A Prominent Local Journalist. Now, They’re Going Public

    Whisper Networks Long Warned Women About A Prominent Local Journalist. Now, They’re Going Public

    Allegations against Martin Di Caro depict a clear pattern of inappropriate behavior during his time as one of the D.C. region's premier transportation reporters.

    • 8 min
    Get Out There: Swimming During A Pandemic

    Get Out There: Swimming During A Pandemic

    In our weekly arts chat, we talked about local places to cool off in water.

    • 4 min
    Local Teachers Express Fears And Doubt As D.C.-Area Schools Prepare For The Fall

    Local Teachers Express Fears And Doubt As D.C.-Area Schools Prepare For The Fall

    As school systems across the Washington region shape plans for fall instruction, teachers have increasingly said they feel unsafe returning to school and worry about risking their health and the health of their families.

    • 4 min
    Get Out There: Juneteenth And Father’s Day

    Get Out There: Juneteenth And Father’s Day

    In our weekly arts chat, we talked about how Washingtonians are celebrating two weekend holidays.

    • 4 min
    Former Employees Of Alexandria Coffee Shop Say Owner Sexually Harassed Them And Is Skeptical Of COVID-19

    Former Employees Of Alexandria Coffee Shop Say Owner Sexually Harassed Them And Is Skeptical Of COVID-19

    Killer E.S.P. owner Rob Shelton denies the allegations against him.

    • 4 min
    Juneteenth’s History In The Washington Region

    Juneteenth’s History In The Washington Region

    This year's Juneteenth will stand out for its connection to political actions and demonstrations.

    • 4 min

Customer Reviews

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14 Ratings

14 Ratings

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Great podcast

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