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Welcome to Monday, D.C., and happy belated Father’s Day to the dads out there. Expect temperatures in the 80s and maybe some thunderstorms in the afternoon.

LEADING THE MORNING NEWS:

LOOSE LIPS LINKS, by Mitch Ryals (tips? mryals@washingtoncitypaper.com)

  • D.C.’s alcohol control board OKs challenge to the liquor license for Trump’s hotel based on allegations of his shitty character. [WCP]

  • Trump still hasn’t paid his $7 million bill for his four-day inaugural celebration in 2017. [Post]

  • Chairman Phil Mendelson and Ward 6 Councilmember Charles Allen take to the Posteditorial pageto make their case against CFO Jeff DeWitt in the budget dispute. [Post]

  • Community members are giving the D.C. attorney general an earful about the potential release of drug kingpin Rayful Edmond. [Post]

  • Fairfax unlikely to testify in front of the state legislature about the accusations that he sexually assaulted two women. [WAMU]

  • D.C.’s vaccination rate for measles is way too low. [Post]

YOUNG & HUNGRY LINKS, by Laura Hayes (tips? lhayes@washingtoncitypaper.com)

  • El Sol is expanding to Vienna, Virginia. [Washintonian]

  • These five myths about fast food may surprise you. [Post]

  • A case for Jewish food having a major moment. [Thrillist]

ARTS LINKS, by Kayla Randall (tips? krandall@washingtoncitypaper.com)

  • Meet five of the Halcyon Arts Lab Fellows featuring work at By the People Festival. [WCP]

  • Ari Shapiro gets into The Cat in the Hat for Adventure Theatre MTC. [DC Theatre Scene]

  • A pioneering Cuban fashion brand is popping up this week. [Washingtonian]

SPORTS LINKS, by Kelyn Soong (tips? ksoong@washingtoncitypaper.com)

  • Mallory Pughgot her first World Cup start, and the U.S. women’s national soccer team scored a 3-0 win over Chile. Carli Lloyd punctuated her two goals with a polite, surely not controversial, golf clap. [Deadspin]

  • A report by The Athletic suggests that former POTUS Barack Obama is trying to recruit Toronto Raptors president Masai Ujiri to D.C. [NBC Sports Washington]

  • The U.S. Golf Association honored African-American golf pioneer Lee Elder, who helped desegregate the Langston Golf Course in D.C., with the Bob Jones Award. [USGA]

  • Caps re-sign forward Carl Hagelin, 30, to a four-year, $11 million deal after trading away Matt Niskanen for Radko Gudas. [NBC Sports Washington]

HAPPENING TODAY, by Kayla Randall (tips? krandall@washingtoncitypaper.com)

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