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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 beautiful Tuesday, Washingtonians! Loving this weather? Hold on to it while it lasts—it's supposed to get much colder by the end of the week. But for now, why not enjoy it? Check out our happy hour finder, grab your friends and a drink, and have a lovely Tuesday.

Don't forget, too, that today Todd Kliman will be chatting live at 11 AM. Ask him anything about our 100 Best Restaurants list, or Restaurant Week (you can check out his picks for Restaurant Week here). 

DC didn't do too shabbily over inauguration weekend—turns out that hotels in the area made $95 million in revenue

Via DCist, we see this horrible story from a rider on one of the NYC-DC bus lines.  The bus had a minor crash on North Capitol—and then a rep from the company showed up and tried to extract money from passengers as the paramedics were examining them.

Prosecutors want to send Marion Barry to jail for failing to file his tax returns—for the eighth time in nine years. 

The smoking ban is advancing in Virginia.

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