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The Prince and Obama: Ready or not, Prince William will be in D.C. on Monday. He will meet with President Barack Obama in the White House and discuss illegal trafficking at the World Bank. +1

D.C. Scholars: Every single senior at D.C.’s Capitol City Public Charter School applied to college this year, earning the students some deserved-congratulations from first lady Michelle Obama. +3

Beautiful Ending: The Washington Post‘s Mike Wise officiated the wedding of the man who saved his life after he got stuck in the freezing C & O Canal in 2008. +2

In The Too Fast Lane: Jayson Werth was sentenced to 10 days in jail for driving 105 mph—-several mph faster than Stephen Strasburg can throw a fast ball. -3

Yesterday’s Needle rating: 67 Today’s score: +3 Friday bonus: +2 Today’s Needle rating: 72