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Slice of Life: Delivering mail with Daniel Giles

For veteran D.C. mailman Daniel Giles, getting peed on by dogs, deciphering wrong addresses and brightening customers' afternoons, is all in a day's work.

Sunday - 02/10/2013, 03:15pm EST

Tags: postal worker, U.S. Postal Service, mail, work, delivery, slice of life, Natalie Plumb

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Radical Baltimore bookstore Red Emma's plans expansion

Red Emma's is a bookstore, coffeehouse and cafe in Baltimore collectively owned by 14 workers and operates on workplace democracy -- the idea that workers can be their own bosses.

Thursday - 02/07/2013, 08:16am EST

Tags: books, bookstore, Baltimore, coffee, Kickstarter, union, work, Natalie Plumb

40th annual March for Life will draw crowd to Mall

Anti-abortion activists from across the nation will take to D.C.'s streets for the 40th annual March for Life Friday. Organizers say they hope the crowd will surpass the march's record of 400,000 demonstrators, and even the attendance of 1 million people at the inauguration.

Friday - 01/25/2013, 01:40pm EST

Tags: March for Life, abortion, National Park Service, inauguration, Natalie Plumb

Seinfeld's Newman weighs in on the first lady's bangs

Wayne Knight, known for his portrayal of Newman on Seinfeld, walked the red carpet with his wife Clare de Chenu at the Creative Coalition Inaugural Ball Monday night. WTOP caught up with him to get his thoughts on the inaugural weekend.

Tuesday - 01/22/2013, 02:35pm EST

Tags: television, actor, inaugural balls, First Lady, Michelle Obama, Barack obama, Natalie Plumb

Local astronauts, dogs and marching band members prepare for inaugural parade

Nearly 3,000 groups applied to perform in the 2013 presidential inaugural parade on Monday -- more than twice the number that applied to march in President Barack Obama's first inaugural parade. From that number, four local groups got a bid to march.

Friday - 01/18/2013, 12:50pm EST

Tags: Inauguration Parade, Barack obama, University of Maryland, ballou senior high school, marching band, NASA, Canine Companions for Independence, inaugural parade 2013, Curiosity rover, Majestic Marching Knights, Fauquier County, Pennsylvania Avenue, Mighty Sound of Maryland, Natalie Plumb

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