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14 hrs ago | Washington Times

Seeing the sights on D.C.'s National Mall

The National Mall offers an breathtaking panoramic view of the U.S. Capitol building, a must see sight on the list of many Washington, D.C. tourists.

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Yesterday | American Reporter

On Native GroundA Nation Rediscovers the Value of Words

In 1940, believing that "God Bless America" was too passive an anthem, the great folk singer Woody Guthrie wrote an answer called " Your Land."

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Related Topix: Woody Guthrie, Folk, US National Parks, US Politics, US News, Joe Biden, George Bush, Dick Cheney

Wed Jul 23, 2014

Columbia Daily Herald

Senator asks area citizens to remember Tenn. vets

The Vietnam Veterans Memorial Fund has started a program, "Faces Never Forgotten," to honor the soldiers whose names are etched into the Wall in Washington, D.C. The program is attempting to put a photo and a story to each name for the new display at the Education Center at the Wall, a facility in the process of being built between the Wall and the ... (more)

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WUSA-TV Washington

Memorial honoring injured veterans under way in DC

Memorial honoring injured veterans under way in DC The American Veterans Disabled For Life Memorial is a project 16 years in the making.

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Thu Jul 17, 2014

Free Republic

Dinesh D'Souza Tells the True Story of America

The picture opens with a what-if scenario that includes the assassination of George Washington by a British sniper, and the subsequent disintegration of Mount Rushmore, the Lincoln Memorial, the Iwo Jima Memorial, and the Statue of Liberty, as D'Souza asks, 'What would the world look like if America did not exist?' Considering the name of the ... (more)

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Mon Jul 14, 2014

American Reporter

On Native GroundA Nation Rediscovers the Value of Words

In 1940, believing that "God Bless America" was too passive an anthem, the great folk singer Woody Guthrie wrote an answer called " Your Land."

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Related Topix: Woody Guthrie, Folk, US National Parks, US Politics, US News, Joe Biden, George Bush, Dick Cheney

Publishers' Weekly

Rep. John Lewis' 'March Book Two' Coming in 2015

Top Shelf has released the cover art for March Book Two , the much-anticipated second volume of Civil Rights legend John Lewis' three-volume graphic memoir.

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TrekEarth

An Iconic Memorial

The Lincoln Memorial on a beautiful fall day. It's one of the more popular ones, so it's always crowded, especially when the weather is as nice as it was here! The monument is located on the National Mall across from the Washington Monument.

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Sat Jul 12, 2014

Lebanon Democrat

Beavers seeks photos of Wilson County's fallen heroes for Vietnam Veterans Education Center

State Sen. Mae Beavers is seeking photos of Vietnam War veterans from Wilson County who were killed in action in order to honor the fallen heroes at a new facility which compliments the Vietnam Veterans Memorial Wall in Washington, D.C. The photos will be part of a multimedia display at the new Education Center at the Wall, which will be built ... (more)

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Related Topix: Wilson County, TN, Mount Juliet, TN, US National Parks, Vietnam Veterans Memorial

Thu Jul 10, 2014

RedState

Barack Obama opines on border crisis nowhere near where the border crisis actually is.

But not from the stinky border. It'd look bad. RT @NBCNews : NOW LIVE: Obama speaking about border crisis live from Austin, Texas Let me give you some perspective.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

Lebanon Democrat

Call issued for photos of those who died in Vietnam War

Standing before a half-scale replica of the Vietnam Veterans Memorial, state Sen. Mark Green recently called for Tennesseans to search their photo albums for photographs of those who were killed in Vietnam.

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Related Topix: US National Parks, Vietnam Veterans Memorial, Life, Veteran Affairs

Texomaland

DAR Pays Tribute to Marian Anderson on 75th Anniversary of Lincoln Memorial Concert

We are a Sailing Club with races and events throughout the year. This is our 28th year to hold a Lakefest Sailing Regatta to raise money for the Make-a-Wish Foundation.

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Related Topix: Classical, Marian Anderson, US National Parks, Arts, Opera

Tue Jul 08, 2014

The Fresno Bee

Water levels at Nevada's Lake Mead drop to new low

The projected lake level of about 1,080 feet above sea level will be below the level of about 1,082 feet recorded in November 2010 and the 1,083-foot mark measured in April 1956 during another sustained drought.

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National Public Radio

Water Levels At Nevada's Lake Mead Drop To New Low

Drought in the southwestern U.S. will deplete the vast Lake Mead this week to levels not seen since Hoover Dam was completed and the reservoir on the Colorado River was filled in the 1930s, federal water managers said Tuesday.

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Related Topix: Weather, Natural Disasters, Drought, us Travel, Travel, Las Vegas, NV, US National Parks, Lake Mead National Recreation Area

American Reporter

On Native GroundA Nation Rediscovers the Value of Words

In 1940, believing that "God Bless America" was too passive an anthem, the great folk singer Woody Guthrie wrote an answer called " Your Land."

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Related Topix: Woody Guthrie, Folk, US National Parks, US Politics, US News, Joe Biden, George Bush, Dick Cheney

Fri Jul 04, 2014

CBS Local

Guide: Fireworks on the National Mall

Spectators line the National Mall from the US Capitol to the Lincoln Memorial to view the Fourth of July Independence Day fireworks display in Washington, DC.

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The QuickBase Blog

Best Fourth of July Fireworks Vantage Points

Due to Hurricane Arthur roaring up the east coast, Boston's fireworks display was moved to Thursday night, July 3. Some lucky Bostonians surely caught some Boston Pops, then popped on over to the Top of the Hub, a restaurant located on the 52nd floor of the Prudential Tower, offering spectacular views of the Boston fireworks display .

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Related Topix: Hurricane, Hurricane Arthur, Weather, Boston, MA, US National Parks

Fox News

Patriotic places to celebrate

With the holiday on a Friday this year, take advantage of the long weekend with a visit to one of the nation's most patriotic spots.

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Daily Herald

Sean Stangland Fourth fun from home a " hot dogs included

Fireworks will once again light the sky over the U.S. Capitol, left, the Washington Monument and the Lincoln Memorial this Friday.

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Related Topix: US National Parks, Washington Monument, Washington, DC, Life, Holidays, 4th of July

Thu Jul 03, 2014

O-R Online

Rolling blunder

My daughter and I stood looking at the Washington Monument, all frizzy-haired from the humidity and our shirts clinging to our backs, and decided there was no way we were going to walk all the way down the Mall to the Lincoln Memorial in that soup.

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