Suspect Pleads Guilty To Having Firearms At Robert E. Lee Statue Clash In VirginiaA man discovered with an assault rifle, a handgun and body armor following a confrontation with protestors at the Robert E. Lee statue in Virginia's capital has been charged with a federal firearms violation.
Virginia Governor Faces New Hurdle In Bid To Remove Lee StatueA judge dismissed a legal challenge Monday that had been blocking Virginia officials from removing a towering statue of Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee from the state's capital city, but he immediately imposed another injunction against dismantling the figure.
Judge: No Immediate Ruling On Robert E. Lee Statue Removal In VirginiaAttorneys will be back in court Thursday for a hearing in a lawsuit challenging Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam's plan to remove a giant Confederate statue in Virginia's capital city.
Crews Inspect Richmond's Lee Statue Ahead Of Planned RemovalCrews are being dispatched to the Robert E. Lee monument in Richmond to inspect and analyze the statue before its planned removal. But state officials say the memorial will not be moved on Monday.
After Protests, Virginia Gov. Northam Orders Removal Of Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee StatueVirginia Gov. Ralph Northam is expected to announce plans Thursday to remove one of the country's most iconic monuments to the Confederacy, a statue of Gen. Robert E. Lee along Richmond's prominent Monument Avenue, a senior administration official told The Associated Press.
Rep. Anthony Brown Introduces Bill To Remove Lee Statue From AntietamCongressman Anthony Brown is calling for the removal of a Robert E. Lee statue from Antietam National Battlefield.
Statue Of Gen. Robert E. Lee Removed From Dallas ParkCrews arranged by Dallas officials removed a statue of Robert E. Lee from a pedestal Thursday and carted it away from a park named for the Confederate general.
Arkansas Tries To Strip Gen. Lee From Martin Luther King DayThe shared birthdays of slain civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr. and Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee. is celebrated on the same day in Arkansas.
Confederate Flag License Plate May Become A Thing Of The PastAs South Carolina grapples with its Confederate flag debate, lawmakers in other states---including Maryland---are calling for changes to eliminate Confederate flags and symbols here.
City Of Frederick Recreates End-of-Civil War CelebrationThe city of Frederick is lighting up its downtown with torches and candles to recreate an event marking the end of the Civil War 150 years ago.
Civil War Battlefields Ringing Bells To Mark Lee's SurrenderTwo Civil War battlefields in Maryland are ringing bells to mark the 150th anniversary of Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee's surrender.
Smithsonian Features Grant, Lee From Civil WarThe National Portrait Gallery is continuing a commemoration of the 150th anniversary of the Civil War with a new exhibit focusing on the two generals who led Confederate and Union troops into battle.
Library Plans Civil War Blog With Voices From PastFirst-person accounts from the Civil War are being brought to life in a new blog that will feature the voices of Robert E. Lee, Ulysses S. Grant and others.
Did Battle, And U.S. Future, Hang On Thread Of Fate?From as far away as Minnesota, Colorado and Ohio they came, more than 30 members of the Bloss and Mitchell families who converged on the hallowed Civil War fighting grounds of rural Maryland.