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Dozens of Washington residents shake a leg to protest dance tax
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Dozens of Washington residents shake a leg to protest dance tax

The dancers were targeting a law from the 1960s that levies a tax on businesses that offer attendees the "opportunity" to dance. Cover charges and tickets for movies, plays and concerts are exempt from that tax.

Capitol bomb plot arrest capped yearlong probe
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Capitol bomb plot arrest capped yearlong probe

The documents allege a weeks-long flurry of final activity by El Khalifi, monitored by the FBI and coordinated through an undercover agent, to scope out the building, train in explosives and arm himself for a suicide attack.