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‘I Have Waited 68 Years to See This’: How Honor Flights Help Veterans Reflect

‘I Have Waited 68 Years to See This’: How Honor Flights Help Veterans Reflect

From across the nation, private planes and commercial airliners ferry veterans to the capital to see the monuments honoring them.
‘I Have Waited 68 Years to See This’: How Honor Flights Help Veterans Reflect

‘I Have Waited 68 Years to See This’: How Honor Flights Help Veterans Reflect

From across the nation, private planes and commercial airliners ferry veterans to the capital to see the monuments honoring them.
Nationals’ Parade Draws Thousands as D.C. Celebrates Its Latest Champions

Nationals’ Parade Draws Thousands as D.C. Celebrates Its Latest Champions

After a seven-game World Series in which both teams lost all their home games, the parade was the first opportunity for many fans to revel in the Nationals’ victory with the team.
Nationals’ Parade Draws Thousands as D.C. Celebrates Its Latest Champions

Nationals’ Parade Draws Thousands as D.C. Celebrates Its Latest Champions

After a seven-game World Series in which both teams lost all their home games, the parade was the first opportunity for many fans to revel in the Nationals’ victory with the team.
Nationals’ Parade Draws Thousands as D.C. Celebrates Its Latest Champions

Nationals’ Parade Draws Thousands as D.C. Celebrates Its Latest Champions

After a seven-game World Series in which both teams lost all their home games, the parade was the first opportunity for many fans to revel in the Nationals’ victory with the team.

Philip Freelon, African-American Museum Architect, Dies at 66

He worked on numerous museums, libraries and other cultural projects, many of them devoted to the black experience.
Yankee Doodle Donnie

Yankee Doodle Donnie

President Trump takes a cue from Samuel Johnson, who once declared that “Patriotism is the last refuge of a scoundrel.”
Trump Hijacks the 4th of July

Trump Hijacks the 4th of July

The president decided that the one thing missing from the capital’s celebration was himself.

Thousands March in Washington at Annual Anti-Abortion Rally

Vice President Mike Pence and Karen, his wife, made a surprise visit to the rally on Friday. President Trump addressed the crowd in a prerecorded message.

Thousands March in Washington at Annual Anti-Abortion Rally

Vice President Mike Pence and Karen, his wife, made a surprise visit to the rally on Friday. President Trump addressed the crowd in a prerecorded message.
Washington’s Strong Economy, Financed by Taxpayers, Takes a Hit From Shutdown

Washington’s Strong Economy, Financed by Taxpayers, Takes a Hit From Shutdown

A restaurant in the Federal Triangle section of Washington was nearly empty on Tuesday.
Trump Tells Anti-Abortion Marchers ‘We Are With You All the Way’ and Shows It

Trump Tells Anti-Abortion Marchers ‘We Are With You All the Way’ and Shows It

President Trump spoke Friday at a live broadcast from the Rose Garden during the annual March for Life rally on the National Mall.
Trump Tells Anti-Abortion Marchers ‘We Are With You All the Way’ and Shows It

Trump Tells Anti-Abortion Marchers ‘We Are With You All the Way’ and Shows It

President Trump spoke Friday at a live broadcast from the Rose Garden during the annual March for Life rally on the National Mall.
The Reflecting Pool Isn’t a Skating Rink, Washington Tells Visitors

The Reflecting Pool Isn’t a Skating Rink, Washington Tells Visitors

People walked and skated on the Reflecting Pool on the National Mall in Washington on Sunday. Officials there have discouraged the temptation.
Statue of Naked Woman Is Blocked From National Mall

Statue of Naked Woman Is Blocked From National Mall

“R-Evolution,” a 45-foot-tall steel sculpture, at the Burning Man festival in Nevada in 2015. An activist group has sought to bring the work to the National Mall.
The Newseum Is Increasingly Relevant, but Can It Survive?

The Newseum Is Increasingly Relevant, but Can It Survive?

One gallery at the Newseum includes materials dealing with the 9/11 attacks, including newspaper front pages from the day after.
Nude Sculpture Four Stories Tall Planned for National Mall

Nude Sculpture Four Stories Tall Planned for National Mall

The sculpture R-Evolution at the Burning Man festival, where it made its debut in 2015.
Juggalos on the Mall? Just Another Weekend of Washington Protests

Juggalos on the Mall? Just Another Weekend of Washington Protests

A Juggalo who called himself Lunchbox at the Lincoln Memorial on Saturday. The group was protesting its classification as a gang.