US National Parks Newswire (Page 9)

US National Parks Newswire (Page 9)

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  1. Conan O'Brien jabs Donald Trump, announces he's taking his show to HaitiRead the original story

    Yesterday | Fox News

    In this Feb. 12, 2016 file photo television host Conan O'Brien gestures to the audience at Sanders Theatre on the campus of Harvard University in Cambridge. O'Brien is vigorously defending himself from plagiarism allegations by a writer who accused him of ripping off punchlines about Caitlyn Jenner, Tom Brady and the Washington Monument.

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  2. Photos: Remembering civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr. on 89th anniversary of his birthRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Whittier Daily News

    Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr., born on January 15, 1929, was an American clergyman, activist, and prominent leader in the African-American Civil Rights Movement. A Baptist minister, King led the 1955 Montgomery Bus Boycott and helped found the Southern Christian Leadership Conference in 1957, serving as its first president.

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  3. Inside the Beltway: Even Democrats unsure if outrage is the answerRead the original story

    Yesterday | Washington Times

    Yes, the pace and tone of news coverage of political matters appears to have escalated into a chaotic rush of shrill, confusing information - often supporting specific buzz words and hostile narratives, and void of decorum. This is not necessarily helpful in an age when the worried public craves clarity and candor from press and politicians alike.

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  4. A human dancer performs next to a stripper robot at the Sapphire...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    A hawk chases a squirrel at the National Mall near the Lincoln Memorial during thick fog in Washington, D.C., early morning January 9, 2017. With the fog the temperatures also began to rise after a week of brutal cold.

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  5. I have a dream'Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Anchorage Daily News

    Editor's note: Martin Luther King Jr. made hundreds of speeches, but the one he made Aug. 28, 1963, from the steps of the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, D.C., to a crowd of nearly 300,000 civil rights demonstrators is his best known. The "I Have a Dream" address - partially reprinted here in recognition of Martin Luther King Jr. Day - became a rallying cry for black Americans and a classic of world oratory.

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  6. About Utah: King's speech set her freeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Deseret News

    She was 5 years old when she and her family gathered in front of the television in the front room of their house on the west side of Salt Lake City to watch a man give a speech. The man was Martin Luther King Jr. The occasion was his legendary "I Have a Dream" speech delivered in Washington, D.C., on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial on Aug. 28, 1963.

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  7. Visiting Washington DC in Trump era: Me, DC and the DonaldRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Stuff.co.nz

    President Donald Trump has been in Washington for a year - but what's it like to visit now he's there? That was the day Donald Trump moved into 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue, heralding a louder, shoutier, more combative era of US politics. The main residence of the White House in Washington and the West Wing, right, as seen, Wednesday, March 29, 2017, from the Eisenhower Executive Office Building on the White House complex in Washington.

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  8. Court House areaRead the original story

    Sunday | TrekEarth

    Not far into Arches National Park you come to the Court House area with these spectacular and monumental formations and cliffs. The gap at the rear leads back towards the Park Ave area.

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  9. Secondary elevators to be out of service at Carlsbad CavernsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | KRQE Albuquerque

    Officials at Carlsbad Caverns National Park say the park's secondary elevators will be out of service for required maintenance from Jan. 22-24. Park officials say stretches in new hoist cables is common, especially in long hoistways like the 750-foot shaft at Carlsbad Caverns.

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  10. Iconic home at Sleeping Bear Dunes to be demolishedRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | WJRT

    An iconic home that overlooks a scenic channel in northern Michigan's Sleeping Bear Dunes National Lakeshore will be demolished this year. The demolition is called for under a long-standing agreement between the park and the home's late owner, Edward Cole.

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  11. Politicizing MLK at Black ExpenseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | National Center for Public Policy Research

    Most people honoring the holiday for civil rights icon Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. will do so with humble, quiet reflection or charitable acts of community service. This year, congressional liberals used it to demonize the tax reform plan recently enacted by President Donald Trump and promote an agenda likely to grant amnesty to scores of illegal aliens.

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  12. New Mexico News DigestRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Ledger-Enquirer.com

    Good afternoon. Here's a look at how AP's general news coverage is shaping up today in New Mexico.

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  13. The forgotten dream of Martin Luther King Jr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | SFGate

    John Wiebenson, a local architect, and others build a structure to use during the 1968 Poor People's Campaign on the National Mall in Washington, D.C. John Wiebenson, a local architect, and others build a structure to use during the 1968 Poor People's Campaign on the National Mall in Washington, D.C. Kenneth Jadin, 75, is one of the architects who designed and oversaw construction of Resurrection City. At the time, he was teaching architecture and city planning at Howard University.

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  14. MLK Day Is a Free Day at the National ParksRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | NBC Los Angeles

    Venture to Yosemite National Park, Joshua Tree National Park, or another park that usually charges a fee at the gate on Monday, Jan. 15. Admissions will be waived in honor of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. Can you name all of the parks, monuments, memorials, historic areas, trails, preserves, battlefields, lakeshores, islands, heritage areas, parkways, rivers, and recreation areas that are woven into the epic fabric of America's national park system? If so, you've memorized quite the long and lofty list, a round-up of 485 locations that span from Acadia National Park to the Everglades National Park to Hawai'i Volcanoes National Park to all of the sites that so gloriously dot the map of the Golden State.

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  15. What should we do on our August trip to Anchorage & Denali?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Ask MetaFilter

    We're planning a family trip to Alaska in late August. Our party includes my parents and a few other folks.

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  16. Remembering MLK on his dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Northwest Florida Daily News

    Some of the most valuable portions of my time off from work in 2017 were spent going north to learn more about the South.

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  17. Danette Mitchell: With King in mind, change should be grounded in wisdom, loveRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Reporter

    January 15 would have been the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s 89th birthday. When I think about this astonishing fact, I can only imagine the forbidden territories he would have pioneered, and his accomplishments had he lived beyond his 39 years.

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  18. Florida man donates property for Blue Ridge Parkway in North CarolinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | WSOCTV

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  19. Holiday decor to park chalet? Capitol tree heads to MontanaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | KRQE Albuquerque

    The spruce tree destined to serve as the U.S. Capitol Christmas Tree was carefully selected from a Montana forest and hauled across the country in a special truck to preserve its freshness. The 79-foot-tall tree, which was lit up last month during a ceremony with congressional members, had its own website and social media presence.

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  20. Southern states join to promote civil rights tourismRead the original story

    Sunday | Deseret News

    This March 3, 2004 file photo shows the Brown v. Board of Education National Historic Site as work continues in Topeka, Kansas.

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