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Construction has begun on the 3rd Street Bridge Project, which will hold up Capitol Crossing, five mixed-use buildings on three new city blocks.

Construction has begun on the 3rd Street Bridge Project, which will hold up Capitol Crossing, five mixed-use buildings on three new city blocks.

Wednesday, Aug 24 12:30 p.m. (ET)

Put A Bridge On It: Building New Connections In D.C.

A 2.2 million-square-foot, mixed-use project is being built over six lanes of I-395 in D.C.

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Montgomery County's new school superintendent Jack Smith at the Drive for Supplies Celebration at Wootton High School.

Montgomery County's new school superintendent Jack Smith at the Drive for Supplies Celebration at Wootton High School.

Tuesday, Aug 23 12 p.m. (ET)

A New Leader For Montgomery County Public Schools

Kojo sits down with Montgomery County's new school superintendent to talk about the challenges ahead in one of the nation's largest school systems.

Montgomery County fire officials search the smoky  rubble of an apartment building after a blast injures 30 and displaces 100 in Silver Spring.

Montgomery County fire officials search the smoky rubble of an apartment building after a blast injures 30 and displaces 100 in Silver Spring.

Monday, Aug 22 12:40 p.m. (ET)

Montgomery County Government’s Response To Apartment Explosion

Local municipalities do their best to prevent emergency events. But when they do happen, like the recent deadly explosion at an apartment building in Silver Spring, local government has to respond quickly and effectively to address the short term and long term impact of the disaster.

A cholera-infected patient lays on a bed at the hospital in L'Estere, about 12 miles north of Saint Marc, Haiti.

A cholera-infected patient lays on a bed at the hospital in L'Estere, about 12 miles north of Saint Marc, Haiti.

Monday, Aug 22 12:08 p.m. (ET)

U.N. Admits To Role In Haiti’s Cholera Epidemic

Top officials at the United Nations are acknowledging, for the first time, that their organization played a role in a cholera epidemic that broke out in Haiti in 2010. The disease swept through the country as it was recovering from a catastrophic earthquake, just as the staff of the Kojo Nnamdi Show arrived to report on the disaster.

D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser introduces Police Chief Cathy Lanier at a press conference to announce her retirement.

D.C. Mayor Muriel Bowser introduces Police Chief Cathy Lanier at a press conference to announce her retirement.

Friday, Aug 19 12 p.m. (ET)

The Politics Hour – August 19, 2016

D.C.'s Police Chief steps down after nearly a decade on the job. And a federal judge sentences the mastermind behind the 2010 shadow campaign for Vincent Gray to three months in jail.

Paloma Benach, 12, pitching for DC Force, an all-girls baseball team.

Paloma Benach, 12, pitching for DC Force, an all-girls baseball team.

Thursday, Aug 18 12:40 p.m. (ET)

D.C. Girls Play Baseball On A Team Of Their Own

Local girls who want to play baseball have long been able to participate in D.C.'s little league teams. But a new team provides a safe space for them to work on their skills and –yes– beat boys.