National Mall Newswire

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  1. Tim Cook's Blurry Super Bowl iPhone Photo Sets Off Twitter MemesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 8 | NBC Bay Area

    Apple CEO Tim Cook takes a picture with his iPhone while addressing graduates during George Washington University's commencement exercises on the National Mall, Sunday, May 17, 2015 in Washington. The university awarded Cook with an honorary doctorate of public service.


  2. Continue ReadingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2016 | InsideFlyer

    The Hyatt Place Washington D.C./National Mall was opened in November, 2015, and offers 214 rooms on a premier stretch of Washington DC. Less than a mile from the United States Capitol, the hotel is within walking distance of a variety of monuments, museums, and other important parts of our nation's capitol.


  3. National Museum of African American History: Black History Month eventsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 |

    The Smithsonian's National Museum of African American History and Culture on the National Mall in Washington, D.C. will open in September 2016 The National Museum of African American History and Culture will celebrate Black History Month with a series of free performances, lectures, family activities and exhibitions. Here's a look at what will take place this month.


  4. AIDS quilt goes digitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | Blaze

    ... to help people understand the devastating impact of the disease. The quilt originally went on display at the National Mall in Washington DC in 1987. It covered a space larger than a football field and featured 1,920 panels. Since 1996, tragically, ...


  5. Exhibit features Japanese architectRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | The Honolulu Advertiser

    ... says a weeklong celebration will follow, including an outdoor festival and a period in which the museum on the National Mall will be open for 24 consecutive hours. Eleven exhibits trace the history of slavery, segregation, civil rights and ...


  6. America's 8 Most Romantic HotelsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 7 | MSN Living

    ... in utter seclusion. Whether you want to walk hand-in-hand along the national monuments at night or explore the National Mall together by day, the Hotel Sofitel Washington DC Lafayette Square offers a convenient location for visitors, within walking ...


  7. Congressmen Pay A Visit to the Iranian Interest SectionRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | The Weekly Standard

    ... to the Iranian Interest Section? Low single digits." Pompeo is in the back of a black SUV cruising past the National Mall in Washington, on his way to the Pakistani Embassy. Since Iran doesn't have diplomatic relations with the U.S., it maintains a ...


  8. They're trying to deify Ronald Reagan: Inside the right-wing...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 6 | Salon

    ... such sites weren't going to capture the public imagination like, say, the Franklin Roosevelt Memorial on the National Mall. And while the Ronald Reagan Boyhood Home in Dixon, Illinois, is a fine place, the statue of Reagan in the side yard is as ...


  9. Wind Cave National Park Outlines Centennial Celebration PlansRead the original story

    Friday Feb 5 | National Parks Traveler

    ... throughout the country will be entered into a central "Base Station" and broadcasted on a large screen on the National Mall in Washington, DC. * A reunion of former and current employees and friends of the park will occur on Friday and Saturday, ...


  10. Veteran 'carried the sorrow; he carried the pain'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2015 | Stars and Stripes

    ... under Department of Defense guidelines. In Memory is a way that all Vietnam veterans can be honored on the National Mall." For Vietnam veterans who died later, the criteria are post traumatic stress disorder, exposure to Agent Orange and similar ...


  11. On Native GroundKEEPING it Real: Martin Luther King's Progressive VisionRead the original story

    Nov 7, 2013 | American Reporter

    The whitewashed, sanitized Martin Luther King Jr. was trotted out on Aug. 24 for the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington. For too many Americans, their awareness of Dr. King begins and ends with the "I Have a Dream" speech he delivered on the national mall in 1963.


  12. Brits vie for a crown-jewel of D.C. tourismRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | The Washington Post

    ... be worth as much as $80 million, should be allowed to keep it, reports our Post colleague Spencer S. Hsu. National Mall Tours in April sued the Park Service and the Interior Department, alleging that their award of the tour deal to Big Bus was ...


  13. DVR Alert: Wilco to appear on Colbert tonightRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 |

    ... Staples and Tweedy appeared on Jon Stewart and Colbert's "The Rally To Restore Sanity/And Or Fear" at the National Mall in Washington, DC which was broadcast live on Comedy Central. Another two years later, on December 15th, 2012, Tweedy and Mavis ...


  14. Honor Flight announces spring scheduleRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | The Pike County Courier

    Symbolic of the defining event of the 20th century, the memorial is a monument to the spirit, sacrifice, and commitment of the American people. The Second World War is the only 20th century event commemorated on the National Mall's central axis.


  15. Federal judge mulls as British, U.S. firms vie for a crown-jewel of District tourismRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 4 | The Washington Post

    ... 10-year concession from the U.S. government to shuttle a share of 25 million annual visitors around the National Mall. On one side of the fight is Big Bus Tours, whose bright red, double-decker, hop-on-hop-off buses now have the right to ply the ...


  16. African American museum in final push before Sept. 24 openingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Watertown Daily Times

    ... - from Chuck Berry's Cadillac to Harriet Tubman's hymnal - into the 400,000-square-foot building on the National Mall between 14th and 15th streets NW. “The problem is it's been a 10-year sprint instead of a 10-year marathon,” Bunch ...


  17. Hillary Clinton Reveals How She Tricked Everyone When She Was First LadyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | The Huffington Post

    Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton may have tricked Washington tourists and residents when she was first lady by going for walks in disguise, she revealed on Wednesday. "I would put on a baseball cap and sunglasses and, you know, sweatpants and a sweatshirt and pull my hair back, and I would go for a walk," Clinton said at a CNN town hall for Democratic candidates in New Hampshire.


  18. The RallySANITY and/or FearRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 3 | American Reporter

    ... and again. My guess? A half-million people - 500,000 real as opposed to corporate persons - showed up on the National Mall from over the country today to celebrate at The Rally to Restore Sanity and/or Fear on the National Mall, sponsored by Comedy ...


  19. Museum director shares story behind procuring African-American artifactsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | USA Today

    ... will be installed during construction and the museum will be completed around it. The museum, located on the National Mall, is steps from the Washington Monument and other landmarks built in part by slaves. Museum officials expect 3.5 to 5 million ...


  20. MacArthur Square is downtown's dead zoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 3 | Milwaukee Journal-Sentinal

    ... broad boulevards, large plazas and orderly groupings of public buildings in the neoclassical style. (The National Mall in Washington, D.C., is probably America's best-known example. Closer to home, downtown Kenosha has a classic City Beautiful ...