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Four years ago today, 'hundreds of thousands' of Glenn...

The event was Glenn Beck's "Restoring Honor" rally on the mall in Washington, D.C., on August 28, 2010.

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Wed Aug 27, 2014

Business Wire

Lowe Enterprises Debuts The George Apartment Building

The sleek new apartment tower is the result of an innovative redevelopment of a 45-year-old, former office building which added seven-stories on top of the existing five-story building.

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USA Today

Amazing rooftop bars around the world

Rooftop Bar at the Thompson Toronto: The Thompson Toronto is every bit as hip as its sister properties.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

Examiner.com

Vatican connection to Washington Monument

Built as a symbolic tribute to honor the first president of the United States, George Washington, the 555-foot marble obelisk known as the Washington Monument dominates the United States Capital skyline.

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Jewish World Review

Rebel at the Smithsonian

In the capital city are such seats of power as the White House, the Senate and the House of Representatives.

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Detroit Free Press

Joe Rexrode: Weak Big Ten West is a big bummer

Life is good out here in the Big Ten East, isn't it? We just had some crab cakes and checked out the Washington Monument, and, later on, Jim Delany will be taking us on a carriage ride through Central Park.

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Sun Aug 24, 2014

China Daily

Washington DC seeks more Chinese tourism

The Washington Monument is seen behind cherry blossoms on the edge of the Tidal Basin in Washington DC, capital of the United States, April 9, 2014.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

City Paper

Arts Roundup: Bao Bao Down, Bitches Edition

Viewed from the top of the Washington Monument, the National Portrait Gallery's fall installation made of dirt and sand will look like a big face.

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Hispanic Business

National Portrait Gallery Commissions Cuban American Artist to Create ...

For the work titled "Out of Many, One," the English translation of E pluribus unum, Rodriguez-Gerada will use several images of people photographed in , to create a composite portrait that will not only be an interactive walk-through experience for visitors but will also be viewable from the newly reopened Washington Monument and from space.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

WDRB-TV Louisville

DYCHE | Washington: The Remembered and the Forgotten

By John David Dyche WDRB Contributor No one much likes political Washington now, but the city itself remains a powerful place of ghosts and inspiration.

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Fri Aug 15, 2014

CBS Local

Scaffolding Goes Up For Capitol Dome Restoration

It wasn't so long ago that the scaffolding around the Washington Monument finally came down, but guess what? Now it's going up around the Capitol Dome.

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Wed Aug 13, 2014

CBS Local

Montco Measurment Company Makes Digital Image of Washington Monument

A Montgomery County, Pa. company is again using cutting-edge technology to digitally preserve a very recognizable piece of American history.

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Tue Aug 12, 2014

Curbed

Hidden Memorials: An Updated Guide to the Secret Memorials of Washington D.C.

Many of the people that come to Washington D.C. know to visit the Washington Monument and the Jefferson Memorial.

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The Logan County Herald

Honor Flight cleared for takeoff August 26

Now serving central and southern Illinois, this Flight #28 will have 80 Veterans aboard - 32 from World War II, 43 from the Korean War era, and 5 of the Vietnam War era.

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Mon Aug 11, 2014

Effingham Herald

FFA members take part in leadership conference

Two members from the Effingham County High School FFA chapter traveled to Washington, D.C., this summer to attend the Washington Leadership Conference, hosted by the National FFA Organization.

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Daily Kos

Connect! Unite! Act! Nashville & Seattle Meet-ups - Ever Visited Any Tourist Attractions Near You?

A daily series, Connect! Unite! Act! seeks to create face-to-face networks in each congressional district.

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Sat Aug 09, 2014

BellaOnline

Olympus has Fallen Movie Review

'I want to reassure all American's and everyone around the world, that despite today's event's, our government remains 100% functional,' declares Allan Trumbull , the Speaker of the House now Acting President.

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Fri Aug 01, 2014

Washingtonian.com

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What's special: This newly renovated Kimpton hotel showcases a sleek, sophisticated design.

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Wed Jul 30, 2014

City Paper

Mason Jarred: Was a Piece About Freemasons Too Fringey for Capital Fringe?

Andy Baroch had a pencil sharpener shaped like the Washington Monument in one hand, and a hammer in the other.

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USA Today

Prisons, plantations and more: Hotels with storied pasts

The 10 hotels on this list were once the sites of quite different operations, and all have storied - whether eerie or interesting or just downright weird - pasts.

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