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

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Happy Monday, Washingtonians! Did you enjoy the freakishly warm weather over the weekend? How did you spend your time in the sun? While it won't get quite as warm this week as it was on Sunday, it'll get close, with temps in the 50s all week—and Wednesday might get closer to 70.

As for Saturday, aka Valentine's Day, the weather might not be as nice, with temps dropping into the 40s and a possibility of snow. But you can still make it the best Valentine's ever with our guide to all things romantic.  

President Obama is off today and tomorrow to Florida and Indiana to try to garner more public support for his economic stimulus package. 

Bargoers out at popular U Street tavern Solly's got a surprise on Friday night—a cab plowed into the side of the bar, injuring 7, but miraculously, not seriously hurting or killing anyone. Solly's, god bless 'em, retained a sense of humor about the situation.  

One person was killed and another injured in a shooting in Columbia Heights over the weekend. 

Eagerly anticipating the opening of British noodle chain Wagamama in Penn Quarter? You'll have to wait until 2010, reports the Washington Business Journal

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