Washington Monument Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. The antibacterial world of steampunkRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2016 | Sciencebase Science Blog

    ... aluminium, was still rare and still considered a relatively precious metal. The pyramidal peak of the Washington Monument is capped with aluminium and the famously misnamed Statute of Eros, actually Anteros, in Piccadilly Circus, London, is also ...

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  2. D.C.-area photographers document an incredible night of severe stormsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2016 | The Washington Post

    ... contributors - Joseph Gruber and Tyler Reber - caught the exact same lightning strike next to the Washington Monument. The storm structure was amazing. Meteorologists usually have to travel to the Plains to study storms like these. Last night, they ...

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  3. Hollywood party brings more than $10 million to African American museumRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2016 | Ninme

    ... by Congress in 2003, the museum will open in less than five months on a five-acre site adjacent to the Washington Monument between 15th and 14th Streets. Congress has contributed $270 million, or half of construction costs, and private donations ...

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  4. How tax policy can expand opportunities for everyone, not just the fewRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2016 | Christian Science Monitor

    ... tax subsidies are allocated also play a role. The National Mall with the Lincoln Memorial, and Washington Monument are seen from the roof of the U.S. Capitol Building, on a brisk fall day in Washington (Nov. 18, 2014). Elected officials love to talk ...

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  5. After quitting jobs, he's trying to be the youngest to visit all 411 national park sitesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2016 | Stars and Stripes

    Mikah Meyer visited the Washington Monument on Friday, just like more than 600,000 other people do every year. But for Meyer, it was especially momentous: the first stop, he says, on a three-year trip to visit every single national park in the country.

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  6. Know-Nothings and the Washington MonumentRead the original story

    May 1, 2016 | DFW Catholic

    ... win elections, they were of no use at all during that time when they took over the project to finish the Washington Monument . The project was originally run by a private group, the Washington National Monument Society . Construction began April 18, ...

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  7. As DC fans await free agency, Kevin Durant has a culturaly important decision to make.Read the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2016 | Bullets Forever

    Whenever I walk through the open, grassy fields surrounding the Washington Monument, I'm always reminded how amazing this city is. There's no other place filled to the brim with so much diversity and history.

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  8. Stuff They Don't Want You to Know: 5 Things You Should Know About Primary ElectionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2016 | How Stuff Works

    ... Tune in to learn more about human echolocation, super-strength, eidetic memory and more. The Washington monument is one of the strangest structures in DC. Join the guys as they explore the weird history of this iconic obelisk. What's in the water in ...

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  9. Floyd Mayweather Jr. is helping make D.C. a boxing town againRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2016 | The Washington Post

    Boxers, from left, Rogelio Medina, Badou Jack, Lucian Bute and James DeGale in front of the Washington Monument this week in advance of their bouts at the D.C. Armory. A black box truck parked blocks from the White House on the final day of February compelled curious onlookers to pause and snap pictures.

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  10. African American museum visits American heartland to unearth story of ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2016 | Ninme

    ... first authorized by Congress in 2003, is being built on five-acres on The National Mall adjacent to the Washington Monument. Construction cost $540 million. President Obama is expected to cut the ribbon during opening ceremonies that will include ...

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  11. The Weight of All That Rain by Steve HorstmeyerRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2016 | WXIX-TV Cincinnati

    ... feet tall weigh 81,000 tons. The 3.97" of rain water we are considering weighs 3.6 times more than the Washington Monument. Even Bigger Numbers If 3.97" of rain fell over all of Hamilton County, the numbers would be astounding and look like this: ...

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  12. Proposed locations discovered for WindmillsRead the original story

    Apr 28, 2016 | Fairfield Glade Vista

    ... These turbines are going to be some of the biggest Industrial turbines in the world. Taller then the Washington Monument and will be visible for over 30 miles, dwarfing the mountain range they will be located on. Originally, the amount of land that ...

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  13. One man with courage made a country more exceptional than $20Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2016 | Examiner.com

    ... But if we are going to trash all former slave owners and warriors, then shouldn't we first tear down the Washington Monument and Jefferson Memorial? Re-name the District of Columbia, Obamaton and New Orleans, New London? And shouldn't all those ...

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  14. 'Lucifer in the flesh,' from the Middle Ages to Ted CruzRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2016 | The Washington Post

    ... it seems, we see Lucifer everywhere. Post reporter Dan Morse met Washingtonians who sense Satan in the Washington Monument. And today, thanks to the Stanford Daily , we know about John Boehner's own vision of "Lucifer in the flesh": presidential ...

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  15. James DeGale strikes a pose in front of the White House ahead of Rogelio Medina boutRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2016 | Daily Mail

    ... four were in attendance as they made the most of the area they will be fighting in. The White House, the Washington Monument and the Lincoln Memorial were all featured as the four boxers posed with DeGale showing his pride while holding a Union Jack ...

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  16. The National Park Service At 100Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2016 | KERA-TV Dallas

    ... of visitors and about which park might be best for your summer family vacation. And we'll also tour the Washington Monument with a ranger from the National Mall.

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  17. Make My DayMARRIAGE Advice for the NewlywedsRead the original story

    Apr 26, 2016 | 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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  18. Denzel and Pauletta Washington to host fundraiser for African American museumRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2016 | Ninme

    ... by Congress in 2003, the museum is under construction on a five-acre site on the Mall, adjacent to the Washington Monument between 15th and 14th Streets. It will open with 11 inaugural exhibitions on the African American experience, including ...

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  19. Sheriff Dan Staton Blamed Deborah Kafoury for Proposed Jail Bed Closure, But It Was His IdeaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2016 | Willamette Week

    When faced a request to reduce spending, a government official chooses cuts that will be unpalatable to the public or key constituents, as the National Park Service did in 1969 by closing the Washington Monument and other national parks for two days a week. The plan is that people will be so outraged by the loss, they'll demand all the money be restored to the budget.

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  20. Rosewood Washington, DC debuts.Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2016 | 4 Hoteliers

    ... features an indoor/outdoor pool and panoramic views over America's capital city including the iconic Washington Monument. "Rosewood Washington, D.C. is an exciting addition to Rosewood's collection of properties and strengthens our presence in North ...

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