Lincoln Memorial

These Are The Limited Edition Under Armour Harper 3 Cleats Bryce Harper Will Be Wearing At MLB All

Bryce Harper will be working a double-shift this MLB All-Star weekend as he will be taking part in both the 2018 Home Run Derby and the MLB All-Star …


Crew member of anti-abortion movie steals reporter's notes at Lincoln Memorial, refuses to return them, surrenders them to officer after reporter calls police

3:45 PM ET, July 12, 2018<p>Tim Mak / NPR:<p><b>NPR analyzes how 48 Russia-linked Twitter accounts posed as local news sites, posting real local news for</b> …

Pro-life Movement

Go Home Already: One Of D.C.'s Most Lovely Parks Falling Into Disrepair

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Washington D.C.

Show tells backstory of icons like Rushmore, Lady Liberty

Did you know that the original symbolism of the Statue of Liberty had nothing to do with welcoming immigrants? And that Mount Rushmore was basically built as a scheme to get road-trippers to make the trip out to South Dakota?<p>You'll hear the inside story on these icons and others from Geoffrey Baer, …

Mount Rushmore

10 great American attractions overlooked by locals

It’s one of the ironies of travel that while people will fly around the world to marvel at a site, folks living nearby never bother to visit. Jamie Wong, founder and CEO of, says there are reasons. “There’s a lack of scarcity, always a feeling you can visit tomorrow.” And there’s also a …

Pearl Harbor

Fireworks seen over Washington Monument


Visitors build giant American flag out of LEGO bricks on the National Mall

Just in time for the Fourth of July holiday, visitors to the National Mall in Washington, D.C., have built a giant American flag out of LEGO bricks. …


Video Analyst Tim Ohashi begins his day with the Stanley Cup at the Lincoln Memorial

July 2 might be an ordinary day to a lot of us, but for <b>Tim Ohashi</b>, today will be a day he never forgets.Monday, the Capitals’ video analyst had his …

Stanley Cup

Families Belong Together: Images From D.C. Protest

Hundreds of thousands of Americans gathered in cities across the country today to protest the Trump administration's "zero tolerance" policy towards …


Summerfest 2018: Hoan Bridge Closures for Big Bang Fireworks

The Summerfest 2018 Big Bang is happening this week. Here is when the Hoan Bridge and area roads will be closed.<p>MILWAUKEE, WI — The Milwaukee County …


Morning Roundup: What It Takes To Clean Up The Lincoln Memorial

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Washington D.C.

The Lincoln Memorial’s big renovation includes confetti cleanup

Apparently, gold confetti from Y2K NYE got all over the monument<p>The big upgrade effort for the Lincoln Memorial is revealing all sorts of cracks, bullet holes, and even old confetti left over from the turn of the millennium. The <i>Washington Post</i> took a look at the National Park Service’s progress in …

National Parks

Pilots end Morehead City's seven-game winning streak

Tyler Adams hit a two-run homer for the second consecutive night as the Peninsula Pilots beat Morehead City 5-2 at War Memorial Stadium, ending the …

Hampton Roads

Graverobbers stealing bones from some of Miami's oldest graveyards

Lincoln Memorial Park and Evergreen Memorial Park, the final resting place of many of Miami's African-American pioneers, are being broken into and …

Lincoln Memorial

Zinke, Wife Requested VIP National Park Tours For Friends And Acquaintances

A perk to being inside the Interior Secretary’s circle? Personalized tours through National Park Service sites perhaps.<p>According to Freedom of …

National Parks

Location of the Lincoln Memorial

Description<p>Against a backdrop of controversy regarding the design and location of the Lincoln Memorial, the Fine Arts Federation of New York, an …

American History

Azerbaijani dances are performed by My Way Development Center in historic places of Washington DC

In honor of 100th Anniversary of the Democratic Republic of Azerbaijan Azerbaijani dances are performed by My Way Development Center in historic …

The White House

French President Emmanuel Macron has the hottest security in global politics

When French President Emmanuel Macron and his wife Brigitte touched down in Washington, D.C. on Monday for a visit that included the Trumps' first state dinner at the White House, they were accompanied by a crew of security personnel that (no offense to the men and women guarding our president) …


The woman found dead on Lincoln Memorial Drive had injuries consistent with being hit by a vehicle

CLOSE<p>The Milwaukee County Medical Examiner's office is responding to the scene where the body of an adult female was found near the Milwaukee Art …

Milwaukee Police Department

Spring storm brings ice and snow to Milwaukee and eastern Wisconsin


Today in History for April 9th

Camilla Parker Bowles

April 1, 2018

A look at the best news photos from around the world.


SYMHC Classics: Marian Anderson

Today's show revisits the topic of Marian Anderson. An acclaimed contralto, Marian Anderson was barred from singing in Constitution Hall in 1939 …

Martin Luther King, Jr.

The 10 National Park Sites with More Than 5 Million Recreational Visitors in 2017

National parks continued to serve as popular tourist destinations in 2017, with dozens of sites seeing all-time highs in numbers of recreational …

National Parks

Coker & LMU Earn Wins for the IVA While Lindenwood Downs Quincy; Mar. 6 Recap

Lincoln Memorial had a block party while Coker also earned a win for the Independents to go with a MIVA win for Lindenwood; Mar. 6 Recap. Archive …


8 Maryland Billionaires Make Forbes' 2018 List

The billionaires who made the 2018 list have a combined fortune of $9.1 trillion. See which MD billionaires are in the elite club.<p>Jeff Bezos is at …

Real Estate

These Are the Most Popular National Parks in America

America’s National Parks offer you a chance to get up close to the great outdoors as you explore everything from hikes leading to hidden waterfalls …

National Parks

Billy Graham's Legacy Is Conflating White Christianity And Patriotism

There is a story we tell about America ― one that twists together the conflicting narratives of patriotism, guns and God. We tell this story every time we hold our hands over our hearts, intoning, “one nation under God,” or whenever we stand teary-eyed in a stadium honoring our troops, Blue Angels …

Dwight D. Eisenhower

Gays who love Donald Trump are planning a rally at the Lincoln Memorial

The group Gays for Trump is planning a rally in Washington, DC at the Lincoln Memorial for March 4. The North Carolina-based group, led by Peter …

Donald Trump

Irving, Horford give seal of approval to All-Star changes

LOS ANGELES -- Kyrie Irving and Al Horford were on different teams for the NBA's All-Star game pitting Team LeBron vs Team Steph, so somebody was …