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Statue Of Liberty Evacuated After Bomb Threat

The Huffington Post | Sebastian Murdock | Posted 04.24.2015 | Crime

The Statue of Liberty and Liberty Island were deemed safe Friday afternoon following an evacuation due to a bomb threat. Someone called 911 on Frid...


AP | COLLEEN LONG | Posted 09.03.2013 | New York

NEW YORK — Extravagant displays of Fourth of July fireworks lit up the skies around the nation, including a smiley face that gave a wink to abou...

Small Boat, Big City: Kayaking From Manhattan To The Statue of Liberty

Peter Mandel | Posted 08.26.2013 | Travel
Peter Mandel

Warm, and full of puffing sailboats, and washing-machine clean. I am having a hard time believing this is New York harbor -- and that I am kayaking it.

Ellis Island Collection Moved Due To Sandy

AP | Posted 01.12.2013 | New York

NEW YORK -- More than 1 million historical artifacts and documents from the Ellis Island Immigration Museum have been moved to storage facilities whil...

Statue Of Liberty To Reopen To The Public On 126th Birthday

AP | Posted 10.25.2012 | New York

NEW YORK -- The Statue of Liberty is set to reopen to the public on Sunday, the U.S. landmark's 126th anniversary. The statue has been closed since l...

Statue Of Liberty Set To Re-open

AP | Posted 09.12.2012 | New York

NEW YORK -- Visitors to the Statue of Liberty will once again be able to go inside the monument, starting next month. David Luchsinger, superintenden...

7,000 Cans Of Pepper Spray Confiscated From Lady Liberty Tourists

Posted 12.17.2011 | New York

Security officers protecting the Statue of Liberty confiscated a small arsenal of weapons from tourists in the first nine months of 2011. Visitors...

Movie Review: The Adjustment Bureau

Marshall Fine | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Fate or free will? Unfortunately, the deck is stacked in George Nolfi's The Adjustment Bureau, an adaptation of a Philip K. Dick short story. Oh, the humanity.