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Trump's Plan For A 4th Of July Celebration Starring Himself Is Reportedly In The Works
Independence Day festivities in the nation's capital will now likely include a Trump speech on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial, reports The Washington Post.
Kentucky Teen Nick Sandmann Sues The Washington Post For $250 Million
The Covington Catholic High student's suit says the Post “caused permanent damage to his life and reputation” with its report on a Lincoln Memorial incident.
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Investigation Initiated By Diocese Claims To Exonerate Covington Catholic School Boys
Covington's Bishop Roger Foys says the Kentucky teens' reaction to the confrontation at the Lincoln Memorial was "laudatory."
Trump Says MAGA Teen From Viral Video Was 'Treated Unfairly' As Furor Continues
"Not good, but making big comeback!" Trump proclaimed.
New Video Complicates Uproar Over Incident Between Student And Native American Man
The student in the video said he received death threats after the confrontation and attempted to clarify that he was trying to help defuse the situation.
MAGA Hat-Wearing Teen Claims He Was Helping To Defuse 'The Situation'
The student from Covington Catholic High in Kentucky denied harassing Native American war veteran Nathan Phillips.
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Why I No Longer Distract My Kids When We Travel
Telling all sides of the parenting story
By Andrea Hannah for Motherwell I have this yellow backpack. It stretches the length of my torso and puffs out at the top
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ARTS & CULTURE
Reclaiming Presidential Moral Leadership
Clarence B. Jones
Dr. Clarence B. Jones, Adjunct Professor, University of San Fr...
Trump's embrace of white nationalism further proves is incompetency as a leader.
National Park Service
Lincoln Memorial Vandalized With Spray-Painted Expletive
The National Park Service said it could take up to two weeks for the graffiti to be removed.
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Lincoln Memorial Pool To Be Drained After 80 Ducklings Die
Authorities suspect the elevated levels of parasites that live in snails could be the culprit.
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Two Pups Took Engagement Pics And The Cuteness Is Off The Charts
Will we ever know a love like this?
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GOP Posts Fake Lincoln Quote, Twitter Appropriately Goes Nuts
Let's keep Abe honest.
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Jon Voight Claims Lincoln Is Smiling Knowing America Will Be 'Saved' By Trump
The actor has long been a staunch supporter of the president-elect.
We Are Mitu
What This Afro-Latina Poet Has 'Learned To Be True' Since Election Day
"I am not half as afraid as the people who are are afraid of me."
Behind Every Park Is You
President, National Park Foundation
As the president of the National Park Foundation, I am acutely aware that as we celebrate this incredible milestone, we must also remember that the grand legacy of America's national parks and their future are dependent on vibrant and robust public-private partnerships.
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Rabbis Honor Pope's Climate Message With Yom Kippur Service In DC
Their "temple" for the day is the famous Lincoln Memorial.
Ongoing Chicanery With the Gehry Memorial
Traci L. Slatton
If there is never going to be an open competition for the Eisenhower Memorial, and if, in fact, Gehry's self-aggrandizing design is going to be inflicted as a
on this nation, then at least show us where the money has all gone.
Keystone State She-roes
STEM women's champion, advocate for women, author, speaker and...
My travel last week took me to Pennsylvania, The Keystone State. Many strong and accomplished women are affiliated with this state that was one of the 13 original colonies
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