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  1. Fernley students visit historic sitesFernley students visit historic...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2014 | Reno Gazette-Journal

    ... teach for that moment when the light goes on and kids get it. To see the Capitol up close, or the Washington Monument, and the kids get it, it makes it all worthwhile." While each year's trip is a little different, this was even more so for ...

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  2. EarthCam Commemorates the Opening of the 9/11 Memorial Museum with Ten...Read the original story

    May 29, 2014 | PRWeb

    ... construction work. Landmark and New York projects documented by EarthCam include: Statue of Liberty and Washington Monument Restorations, Whitney Museum of American Art, Martin Luther King, Jr. Memorial, The National WWII Museum, Smithsonian ...

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  3. Summer outlook: A lot like last summer: Hot, but not brutalRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2014 | The Washington Post

    A woman cools off in the water from a sprinkler near the Washington Monument, which is under construction, during a heat wave in Washington July 18, 2013.REUTERS/Yuri Gripas To some, it may feel like winter just ended.

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  4. PHOTOS: These Are Our FacesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2014 | Advocate

    ... photos will be part of a gigantic gallery display - the gallery being the National Mall in front of the Washington Monument in 2016. The photos will also appear in a book "organized by people's self-assigned percentage, showing the face of the full ...

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  5. After 33 years, I made it to the top of the obeliskRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2014 | The Washington Post

    The National Park Service hosts a ceremony in July 2013 at the Washington Monument to light the monument, which had been under restoration since a 2011 earthquake.

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  6. After widow's death, Crazy Horse still moving forwardRead the original story

    May 29, 2014 | Daily Herald

    ... a horse and pointing east in a carving that will be 641 feet long and 563 feet high -- higher than the Washington Monument. Although the carving remains slow going more than six decades in, the 1,000-acre complex now includes a welcome center, the ...

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  7. Politics 2010A Red Tide of ChangeRead the original story

    Nov 3, 2010 | American Reporter

    ... Stewart, too, came into the moment of unity and reconciliation he helped create there in the glow of the Washington Monument and the Lincoln Memorial, a place where humor and feeling and real Americans - real persons - can live. By the way, General ...

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  8. As hundreds show up to tour Washington Monument on Memorial Day,...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2014 | TBD.com

    The memo, dated Friday, acknowledges what ABC7 has reported - the Washington monument's elevator has not operated consistently, failing several times in the past two weeks, despite being inspected and certified three days before reopening to the public on May 12. According to the memo, sent to all National Mall employees, last Monday's stoppage ... (more)

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  9. Peppa = Washington MonumentRead the original story

    May 28, 2014 | Catallaxy

    ... scratch. It is akin to the US case where any cut to government funding is met by threats to close the Washington Monument, all Smithsonian museums, all national parks, etc. etc. Of course, last year with the short term budget blockage, this ...

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  10. NPS Examining Repeat Problems With Washington Monument ElevatorRead the original story

    May 28, 2014 | Roll Call

    After two weeks of sporadic glitches with the Washington Monument's lone elevator, National Park Service leaders are dispelling rumors of elevator "free falls" and reassuring employees that the machinery is safe to operate.

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  11. Washington, D.C., is USA's fitness champRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2014 | WUSA-TV Washington

    ... and evaluations of factors that support physical health. A jogger runs along the walking path below the Washington Monument in Washington, DC. The Washington metro area is the fittest city in the nation according to an annual ranking by the American ...

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  12. Intelligent men are more likely to cheat.Read the original story

    Nov 28, 2010 | AskMen

    ... wing was the American Party, members of which stole the granite block donated by Pope Pius IX for the Washington Monument and threw it in the Potomac. The monument wound up sitting half-completed until after the war. The largest music retailer in ...

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  13. Washington, D.C., takes title for fit, healthy livingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2014 | USA Today

    ... and evaluations of factors that support physical health. A jogger runs along the walking path below the Washington Monument in Washington, DC. The Washington metro area is the fittest city in the nation according to an annual ranking by the American ...

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  14. Crazy Horse sculptor's widow dies, project ongoingRead the original story

    May 22, 2014 | KSWO

    ... pointing east to the plains in a carving that will be 641 feet long and 563 feet high - higher than the Washington Monument and almost twice the size of the Statue of Liberty. "You can't just have the dream. You've got to work for that dream," Ruth ...

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  15. Washington Monument Reopens After Earthquake DamageRead the original story

    May 22, 2014 | WTVC

    ... the 130-year-old stone obelisk. After fences were dismantled and construction equipment removed, the Washington Monument drew a cross section of Americans who wanted to be among to first visit the newly reopened historic site. For many of them, it ...

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  16. $15M Repair Reopens D.C. MonumentRead the original story

    May 22, 2014 | PaintSquare

    The 130-year-old Washington Monument has reopened to the public nearly three years after sustaining cracks and chips in an earthquake that rattled the eastern United States.

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  17. Small earthquake hits central VirginiaRead the original story

    May 22, 2014 | Canton Observer

    ... ny major damage was the 5.8-magnitude earthquake that shook Washington, D.C. in 2011, the USGS says. The Washington Monument only recently reopened following repairs begun after the monument was damaged in that 2011 quake.

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  18. Washington Monument elevator failures date back at least a yearRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2014 | TBD.com

    For at least the second time since it reopened last Monday, the Washington Monument elevator broke down during the rainy weather on Wednesday night.

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  19. 8 things to start your Thursday, and what's up (and down) with the Washington Monument elevators?Read the original story

    May 8, 2014 | Business Journal

    Welcome to your Thursday. Here's some of your business. AM News Talkers What goes up must come down, right? For visitors to the Washington Momument, finally open again almost three years after an earthquake shut it down, that isn't always the case.

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  20. Earthquake Shakes Central VirginiaRead the original story

    May 21, 2014 | WRVA-AM Richmond

    ... ust 2011, a 5.8 earthquake caused significant damage in Louisa County. It also forced the closure of the Washington Monument in Washington, D.C. for repairs. It just recently reopened.

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