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A Roundup of Morning Roundups

It’s hot out. Metro fare hikes might be lower than expected. And lowest of all: People are robbing gravesites for the vases. (DCist)

Ahmadinejad declares discussion on nuclear power is closed. France and Germany want to keep talking about it. Bush skims over the issue, preferring to talk about Myanmar—-or rather let sanctions do his talking. (Today’s Papers)

Charles Gibson is leading the race for nightly viewers, but Brian Williams is close on his heels. However, Americans really just want to see O.J. Simpson. (Fishbowl DC)