1. Statue of Liberty reopens on 4th of July

    Statue of Liberty Reopens

    ... (FOX NEWS) NEW YORK The Statue of Liberty finally reopened on the Fourth of July months after ... Superstorm Sandy swamped its little island in New York Harbor as Americans across the country marked ... ceremony at Liberty Island with federal officials and New York's mayor. Lines stretched blocks long

  2. Schlafly: Statue is about liberty, not amnesty


    ... of a Superior Being.' When the Statue of Liberty was relighted after a restoration, President Ronald ... immigration activists who believe that one of America's defining symbols, the Statue of Liberty ... . The statue has nothing to do with immigration," Schlafly declared. "Remember, it's the Statue of Liberty

  3. 'Lady Liberty' tasered, jailed


    ... . A 19-year-old man dressed as the Statue of Liberty to drum up business for a local tax business ... was wearing a light green robe and Statue of Liberty headdress when he was spotted dancing in the center ... (FORT WORTH STAR-TELEGRAM) FORT WORTH -- Lady Liberty was apparently not acting very lady-like

  4. Today's American Minute

    ... The Statue of Liberty was dedicated this day, Oct. 28, 1886, by President Grover Cleveland ... by a steel structure build by Gustave Eiffel, who built the Eiffel Tower. The Statue of Liberty ... . It was presented to the U.S. by France as a symbol of friendship. This 450,000-pound statue is supported

  5. Cyprus to reopen banks amid mass protests


    ... Cyprus reopens its banks on Thursday while ... imposed to avert a bank run after it agreed a tough rescue deal with international lenders ... . The Central Bank said banks would open their doors at midday (6 a.m. EST) on Thursday after nearly two

  6. Back to school with armed guards, door buzzers


    ... (HARTFORD COURANT) Eight months after the shootings at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown

  7. Diversity, part 2

    ... and Kathleen Parker, commented on some of its lunacy. Shortly after the Sept. 11 terrorist attack ... , was to be reproduced as a 19-foot statue to be erected at the Fire Department's Brooklyn headquarters ... and must be changed. The New York Fire Department, the studio making the statue and the company

  8. Chalk one up for common sense

    ... of Liberty would need to make room for the Statue of Tyranny or perhaps a statue of Stalin or Adolf ... , founder of Liberty Counsel and dean of Liberty University School of Law, said that this case ... or individual speech on public property. Liberty Counsel filed an amicus brief in the case of Pleasant Grove

  9. Sick kids denied specialty care due to Obamacare


    ... responses, eight of which were denials. Dr. Sandy Melzer says all this comes after reassurances of certain unique specialty cases would still be covered."

  10. Slamming the golden door

    ... . . In 1986 we celebrated the100th anniversary of the Statue of Liberty, "one of the most ... with the meaning of the Statue of Liberty. April 19, 1775, was the day of the "shot heard round the world" when ... camped in Miami for months, every talk show was covering the saga of Elian, and almost everyone else