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Officials: Laws Would Allow Recall Of Confederate Plates

The Maryland attorney general’s office says legislative action isn’t necessary for the state to recall license plates bearing the Confederate battle flag.

07/16/2015

Visitors help LEGO master builders place LEGO bricks in an attempt to construct the world's largest American flag out of LEGOs during the grand opening of the Innovation Wing at the National Museum of American History in Washington, DC, July 1, 2015.       AFP PHOTO/JIM WATSON        (Photo credit should read JIM WATSON/AFP/Getty Images)

Huge American Flag Made Of Legos On Display At Smithsonian

Thousands of visitors at the Smithsonian have helped build the largest American flag made out of Lego bricks in time for the Fourth of July.

07/04/2015

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Rep. Cummings: ‘Not Enough’ To Take Down Confederate Flag

As the debate rages on over the removal of the Confederate flag from South Carolina’s capitol, one Democrat is saying that taking down the “symbol of racial hatred” is only the first step.

06/28/2015

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National Cathedral Dean Wants To Remove Confederate Windows

The dean of Washington National Cathedral is calling for the removal of stained glass windows that depict the Confederate battle flag in the historic church.

06/25/2015

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Museum Traces Fragments Of Star-Spangled Banner

If you happen to find some remnants of woven wool in your attic — in red, white or blue and marked Fort McHenry — the Smithsonian Institution would like to know.

09/12/2014

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Naval Academy To Hold 9/11 Remembrance Events

The U.S. Naval Academy is holding events in remembrance of the Sept. 11 attacks.

09/11/2014

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Md. Student Disciplined For Confederate Flag

Howard County school officials have disciplined a student who displayed a Confederate flag at a high school football game.

09/10/2014

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National Aquarium To Host Friday Night Flag Events

The National Aquarium in Baltimore is launching a new series of events on Friday nights to celebrate the 200th anniversary of the Battle of Baltimore in 1812 that inspired the words for the national anthem.

07/11/2014

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Smithsonian Honors Ralph Lauren For Flag, 5 Decades In Fashion

Ralph Lauren’s love for the American flag and American style has earned him honors from the Smithsonian Institution.

06/17/2014

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Star-Spangled Banner Manuscript Will Join Flag At Smithsonian

Its home is the Maryland Historical Society in Baltimore, but the original manuscript of the Star-Spangled Banner is about to leave town for a little while.

05/27/2014

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Cumberland Plans Holiday Flag Display

The city of Cumberland is showing its patriotic colors to Amtrak travelers this Memorial Day weekend.

05/23/2014

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‘For Whom It Stands’ Exhibit At Reginald F. Lewis Museum Celebrates The Flag

USA Today calls it a must see exhibit, and it’s ready to open right here at Baltimore’s Reginald F. Lewis Museum.

05/15/2014

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