The White House hosted a glitzy, glamorous and slightly rainy state dinner. (Jason Reed/Reuters)

The state dinner for South Korean President Lee Myung-bak was beautiful — once people dried off. Monica Hesse’s idea for the next White House renovation: a mudroom.

Brace yourselves for one more day of rainy, stormy weather. Then count on a drop in temps over the weekend, according to Capital Weather Gang.

Estranged husband held in Germantown slaying. There is still no sign of Jane McQuain’s missing son, William. The husband, Curtis Maurice Lopez, 45, was convicted in 1987 in a stabbing and served more than a decade in Pennsylvania prisons.

Playing doctor (and patient). Demand is high for actors in the Washington area willing get poked, prodded and paid to help train health-care professionals.

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