US National Parks Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. What happens during a US government shutdown?Read the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago |

    Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, R-Ky., arrives at the Capitol in Washington, Friday, Jan. 19, 2018, as a bitterly-divided Congress hurtles toward a government shutdown this weekend in a partisan stare-down over demands by Democrats for a solution on politically fraught legislation to protect about 700,000 younger immigrants from being deported. President Donald Trump and the U.S. Congress are racing to meet a midnight Friday deadline to pass a short-term bill to keep the U.S. government open and prevent agencies from shutting down.


  2. Marin Headlands camping fees increaseRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Marin Independent Journal

    The Golden Gate National Recreation Area will implement fee increases for overnight camping and day use reservations at Kirby Cove and Bicentennial campgrounds in the Marin Headlands effective in March, park officials have announced. Increased fees will support the expansion of an online reservation system, new campground amenities and other projects that have a direct visitor benefit, officials said.


  3. Adolph Cluss's best buildings in D.C., mappedRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Curbed

    Only 10 percent of architect Adolph Cluss's buildings have survived the passage of time, and so many of them are not only well-known, but well-searched for. Cluss is certainly not one of the District's more familiar architects, but his impact can be seen with buildings like Eastern Market in Capitol Hill and the Arts & Industries Building on the National Mall.


  4. Washington's HQ in Morristown to celebrate Presidents Weekend with new history center,Read the original story

    13 hrs ago | Morristown Green

    Morristown, NJ - Morristown National Historical Park and the Washington Association of New Jersey are pleased to announce the Grand Opening of the Discover History Center and the completion of the Military Gallery at Washington's Headquarters Museum on Presidents Day weekend, The result of nearly a decade of work, the new Discover History Center is a $2.2 million dollar project for the 21st century. The Washington Association and its fundraising efforts included gifts from members, friends, and corporations, contributing $1.8 million dollars to the project, enabling its completion.


  5. Trump to anti-abortion marchers: 'We are with you all the way'Read the original story

    13 hrs ago | Journal Gazette

    President Donald Trump and Vice President Mike Pence signaled their support as thousands of anti-abortion activists rallied on the National Mall at the annual March for Life on Friday.


  6. Trump shares support for 'March for Life' attendees in speech from afarRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | KNEB-AM Scottsbluff

    The president, who delivered his address from the Rose Garden as rallygoers at the March for Life watched on video screens just a few blocks away on the National Mall, was the first sitting president to address the gathering, which is in its 45th year. "I want to thank every person here today and all across our country who works with such big hearts and tireless devotion to make sure that parents have the care and support they need to choose life," Trump said.


  7. Supreme Court to rule on Trump travel banRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    Click ahead to see the number of student visas from countries with a travel ban by college and potential income lost. 10. Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University Click ahead to see the number of student visas from countries with a travel ban by college and potential income lost.


  8. Trump decries 'permissive' U.S. abortion laws at rallyRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Daily Mail

    Alabama father shoots his 12-year-old son, 19-year-old daughter and her fiancA to death then kills himself in triple murder suicide Trump delivers historic speech to anti-abortion marchers but goofs as he complains about laws allowing babies to be 'born' in 9th month of pregnancy Trump addressed March for Life via live video from the White House , the first president to do so; Reagan and George W. Bush made phone calls He complained about American laws that allow late-term fetuses to be 'born' - not 'aborted' - near the end of a pregnancy's full term Donald Trump criticized U.S. abortion laws as among the most permissive in the world in a speech to anti-abortion activists at the annual March for Life on Friday, and pledged his administration would always defend 'the right to life.'


  9. Follow Along With The 2018 March For Life [LIVESTREAM]Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Daily Caller

    US Vice President Mike Pence arrives before US President Donald Trump speaks live via video link to the annual "March for Life" participants and anti-abortion leaders on January 19, 2018 from the White House in Washington,DC. The 45th edition of the rally, which describes itself as "the world's largest pro-life event," takes place on the National Mall - with other scheduled speakers including House Speaker Paul Ryan.


  10. Trump first president to personally address March for LifeRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Spero News

    Speaking in the White House Rose Garden in the presence of pro-life leaders and activists, President Donald Trump and Vice President Michael Pence pledged their support of the pro-life message of the thousands of pro-life activists who rallied on the National Mall at the annual March for Life on Friday. In a speech that was broadcast via satellite link to the marchers outside of the White House grounds, Trump said, "Under my administration, we will always defend the very first right in the Declaration of Independence, and that is the right to life."


  11. Trump Tells Abortion Opponents He'll Defend Right to LifeRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | News Max

    President Donald Trump criticized the Supreme Court's 1973 Roe v. Wade decision and vowed that his administration would defend what he called the first right enumerated by the Declaration of Independence -- the right to life -- in remarks to an abortion march in Washington.


  12. What happens to the government if there's a shutdownRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Washington Examiner

    A partial government shutdown in the coming days would cause federal workers to be furloughed and many high-profile government services to lapse, unless Congress and President Trump quickly enact legislation to fund the government. That's what has happened in past shutdowns, such as the one that occurred under former President Barack Obama and the Republican-controlled House in October 2013.


  13. Akron's Moutinho goes No. 1 in MLS SuperDraftRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | St. Petersburg Times

    Akron's Joao Moutinho was selected Friday by LAFC with the No. 1 overall pick in the Major League Soccer SuperDraft.


  14. Trump cancels Mar-a-Lago trip as government shutdown deadline approachesRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | WKYC-TV Cleveland

    President Trump has canceled a scheduled trip to his Palm Beach resort on Friday as he met with the top Senate Democrat to try to forge a deal to keep the government open past a midnight deadline. The schedule change underscores the growing sense of urgency as the government's legal authority to fund many of its activities expires.


  15. 3 news Zion, Bryce Canyon parks report record number of visitors By...Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Salt Lake Tribune

    The Salt Lake Tribune) Many Pools is a beautiful, family-friendly hike with little traffic and great educational value in Zion National Park. Photo taken March 10, 2017.


  16. Video: President Trump addresses March for LifeRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    President Trump on Friday lamented how the United States, along with China and North Korea, allows late-term abortions in what was the first-ever live speech by a president to the pro-life activists of the annual March for Life rally in Washington. "Americans are more and more pro-life," Trump said in a speech in the Rose Garden that was streamed live to the crowd on the National Mall.


  17. D.C. leaders, Trump White House point to limited shutdown effects newRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | WTOP-FM Washington

    Four years ago, after Congress failed to agree on funding and the government shut down, National Park Service employees rolled out barricades at many D.C. monuments and other national parks nationwide. Trump administration budget chief Mick Mulvaney said national parks would remain open even if the congressional stalemate continues past midnight Friday - the deadline for when government funding officially runs out.


  18. US Embassies, Security Services Expected to Continue Functioning in Government ShutdownRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Voice of America

    A fence surrounds the U.S. Department of Commerce in Washington, Oct. 5, 2013. A 16-day government shutdown in 2013 furloughed hundreds of thousands of federal workers.


  19. Paul Ryan: 'The pro-life movement is on the rise'Read the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Washington Examiner

    House Speaker Paul Ryan declared during the annual March for Life rally in protest of abortion that "the pro-life movement is on the rise." His remarks, during the the 45th annual March for Life Rally in Washington, D.C., capped off a week of actions from the Trump administration to offer protections for medical workers who have religious or moral objections to abortion, as well as guidance for states on how to restrict Medicaid funding from going toward Planned Parenthood.


  20. Last hours of Buddhist accountant shot dead by policeRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago |

    Family members of Bijan Ghaisar - from left, brother-in-law Kouros Emami, father James Ghaisar, mother Kelly and sister Negeen Ghaisar - stand outside a Park Police station on Christmas Eve, demanding answers about his death. Picture: Toni L. Sandys/Washington Post A Virginia man who was fatally shot by U.S. Park Police in November first caught the attention of police when he fled the scene of a fender bender in which no one was injured, according to a police report obtained by The Washington Post.