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Police: Pressure Cooker In Suspicious DC Vehicle Destroyed

A scare in Washington this weekend ahead of a big Memorial Day concert.

05/25/2015

WWII-era planes fly over the Washington Monument during the Arsenal of Democracy, a WWII plane flyover for the 70th anniversary of V-E Day in Washington, DC, on May 8 2015. AFP PHOTO/ ANDREW CABALLERO-REYNOLDS        (Photo credit should read Andrew Caballero-Reynolds/AFP/Getty Images)

Dozens Of Vintage World War II Planes Fly Over D.C.

A rare display of history took wing over the nation’s capital, as dozens of World War II aircraft flew down the National Mall.

05/08/2015

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Thousands Pack National Mall For Pre Earth Day Concert

Thousands pack the National Mall in Washington D.C. for a free concert to celebrate Earth Day!

04/18/2015

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DC Earth Day Rally To Feature Performances By Usher, Common

Usher, Mary J. Blige, No Doubt, Common and Train are scheduled to headline an Earth Day rally and concert on the National Mall, hosted by will.i.am and Soledad O’Brien.

04/13/2015

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Cherry Blossoms Hit Peak Bloom Ahead Of Parade, Festival

Washington’s famous cherry blossoms have hit peak bloom ahead of this weekend’s National Cherry Blossom Festival.

04/11/2015

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Unwanted Visitors On The National Mall

Washington D.C. may be a tourist mecca, but there’s one visitor the city would like to see go home.

03/27/2015

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Is The Washington Monument Shrinking?

Government surveyors have determined a new height for the Washington Monument that’s nearly 10 inches shorter than what has been thought for more than 130 years, officials will announce Monday.

02/16/2015

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Smithsonian To Develop Rules On ‘Selfie Sticks’ For Photos

Millions of visitors to museums on the National Mall may soon have to leave their selfie sticks at home.

02/06/2015

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Annual March For Life Draws Crowds In Washington

Anti-abortion demonstrators crowded on to the National Mall for an annual march coinciding with a landmark U.S. Supreme Court decision that legalized abortion.

01/22/2015

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Best Cities To Visit With Kids Less Than Five Years Old

Visiting a popular amusement park or attraction is something your child will never forget. Here are five of the best American cities to visit while traveling with kids under five, all guaranteed to provide memories that will last a lifetime.

11/19/2014

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Defense Secretary To Lead Veterans Day Ceremony

Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel is expected to join a Veterans Day ceremony at the Vietnam Veterans Memorial on the National Mall.

11/11/2014

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New DC Memorial Honoring Veterans Opens To Public

A new memorial is opening to the public near the National Mall to honor disabled veterans dating back to the American Revolution.

10/06/2014

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