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Posted at 03:19 PM ET, 06/22/2011

P.M. Buzz: $1M GWU president, D.C. Divas rap

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GWU’s Knapp cracks $1 million in compensation Students, looking for a quick personal loan? George Washington University President Steven Knapp looks to be the first college leader in the area to earn $1 million in total compensation, according to tax documents filed by the school for 2009.

Mike Isabella, Top Chef runner-up, opens D.C. eatery VIDEO: The chef who was the runner-up on “Top Chef All-Stars” has launched his first restaurant, Graffiato, in Chinatown. There’s also a story from out Food section.
Mike Isabella, left, tries pasta cooked by sous-chef Elliot Drew at his new restaurant, Graffiato. (Matt McClain - For The Washington Post)

Fire damages a popular Capitol Hill bar The 60-plus-year-old Tune Inn suffered a moderate amount of damage this morning after a kitchen blaze spread to the duct work, causing $75,000 to $100,000 in damage.

Metrobus drivers raise an alarm Some operators say that their concerns about safety behind the wheel are not being heard. They are threatening not to drive Thursday.

State and feds to talk about wind energy off Va. coast State and federal officials will gather in Virginia Beach on Wednesday for an all-day conference that will examine establishing wind turbines off the Virginia coast.

D.C. Divas release rap anthem You’ll want the turn the sound down before you hit “play,” but check out the women’s pro football team’s song, made “in conjunction with Washington, D.C.’s own LADY LOE.”

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