Smithsonian hires innovative architect Bjarke Ingels to redesign its campus [Washington Business Journal]

Smithsonian says even if sequestration slashes $40 million from its budget, museum doors will stay open [WTOP]

After weekend shooting, Police Chief Cathy Lanier shuts down 1920dc and Asefu’s—-which previously hosted small concerts [Post]

Rosa Parks statue unveiled today [WJLA]

A look inside Bethesda’s new jazz/supper club [Post]