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The Morning Buzz

Good morning, Washington! Here's what we're reading around the web this AM.

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Happy August! We have a guide to the best events going on around town this month. 

Might we be treated to a new little Butterstick? Officials at the zoo are saying that Mei Xiang may be pregnant again—or just exhibiting signs that make it seem like she's pregnant. It's Panda Baby watch 2008!

UMD officials are spreading word that a cougar was possibly sighted on campus yesterday. Be on the lookout, Terps.

A new outpost of the delicious Taqueria Distrito Federal opens in Petworth today