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National Zoo asks public to vote to name panda cub

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WASHINGTON (AP) — The National Zoo is asking the public to help name its female giant panda cub by voting for one of five Mandarin Chinese names. The zoo opened voting Tuesday on Election Day online at The winning name will be revealed Dec. 1 at a naming ceremony when the cub is 100 days old, following Chinese tradition. The names are Bao Bao (bow-BOW), which means precious or...

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