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N.H. Promises To Let D.C. Residents Buy Booze There  Tue, 29 Jul 2014 06:25:54 -0400
A clerk in Concord recently refused to sell liquor to a resident of the nation's capital because state law says licenses from other states can be used to buy booze, and Washington isn't a state. 
Ruling Against D.C.'s Gun Law Sends Local Officials Scrambling  Tue, 29 Jul 2014 04:55:12 -0400
A federal judge struck down the city's ban on carrying handguns in public. The latest ruling follows a Supreme Court decision in 2008 that overturned the city's blanket ban on handgun ownership. 
LA Bicycle Commuters Form 'Bike Trains' For Safety  Tue, 29 Jul 2014 04:55:12 -0400
A challenge in getting people to bike in big cities is fear of an accident. So a group of activists started a network of bicycle commuters. This story first aired on Weekends on All Things Considered. 
Ghost Cats And Musket Balls: Stories Told By Capitol Interns  Tue, 29 Jul 2014 04:55:12 -0400
Giving Capitol tours to constituents is a primary duty of Hill interns. They provide a great deal of information, but sometimes they're a little short on actual history. 
What Ray Rice's 2-Game Suspension For Assault Says About The NFL  Tue, 29 Jul 2014 04:55:00 -0400
Linda Wertheimer talks with Bloomberg View sportswriter Kavitha Davidson about the NFL's suspension of the Baltimore Ravens running back for assaulting his then-fiancee, now wife. 
U.S. Accuses Russia Of Violating Nuclear Treaty  Mon, 28 Jul 2014 23:00:13 -0400
Calling the matter "very serious," an Obama administration official says Russia violated the pact by testing a ground-launched cruise missile. 
LA Judge Rules Sale Of Clippers Can Move Ahead  Mon, 28 Jul 2014 20:55:58 -0400
A Los Angeles judge has issued a preliminary ruling against embattled LA Clippers owner Donald Sterling. 
Judge Rules Against Sterling, Allows LA Clippers Sale To Proceed  Mon, 28 Jul 2014 18:41:00 -0400
A California judge gave the green light to the sale of the team, which Donald Sterling's estranged wife had arranged in May. 
Sandwich Monday: The Korean Steak Sandwich  Mon, 28 Jul 2014 17:54:00 -0400
For this week's Sandwich Monday, we try a sandwich with a cult following. It's the Korean steak from Rhea's Market and Deli in San Francisco. 
It's Boom Times For Pop-Up Shops As Mobile Shopping Clicks  Mon, 28 Jul 2014 16:56:00 -0400
One-click online shopping is changing how we shop. Stores with leases as short as a day are proliferating — meaning a storefront can be a designer clothing store one day and a test kitchen the next. 
In Colo., An Effort To Ease Court Confusion Over Same-Sex Marriage  Mon, 28 Jul 2014 16:27:00 -0400
The Colorado attorney general has asked the state's Supreme Court to stop same-sex marriages. 
After 5 Weeks Of Haggling, Congress Inks Bipartisan VA Bill  Mon, 28 Jul 2014 16:25:00 -0400
Congress has reached a bipartisan deal to reform the Department of Veterans Affairs, after nearly two months of tense negotiations. 
Sometimes You Feel Like A Nut, Sometimes You Just Drive One  Mon, 28 Jul 2014 16:23:00 -0400
After graduation, Mason Kerwick landed a nutty job — quite literally. For the next year, he'll drive the Planters Peanut Nutmobile, marketing the peanut brand. 
House Votes To End Full-Fare Rule For Airline Tickets  Mon, 28 Jul 2014 16:16:00 -0400
The airline industry and its unions support the bill, which would allow them to list ticket prices without taxes and fees. Consumer groups say that will lead to deceptive marketing. 
Teacher Tenure Fight Spills Into N.Y., Where A New Lawsuit Brews  Mon, 28 Jul 2014 16:09:00 -0400
A new salvo has been fired in the fight over teacher tenure. A group led by former TV anchor Campbell Brown filed a complaint in New York state court, arguing that tenure laws are preventing the state from providing every child with the "sound, basic education" its constitution guarantees.