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Dolan: Pope Asked To Circle Statue Of Liberty, Ellis IslandPope Francis asked to circle the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island on his way out of New York, becoming emotional as the helicopter carried him over the sights that greeted millions of immigrants to America, Cardinal Timothy Dolan said.
Phoenix Man Swims 2 Miles From Statue Of Liberty To Manhattan MarinaA man swam about 2 miles Thursday from the Statue of Liberty to Lower Manhattan while promoting his upcoming around-the-world attempt.
West Virginia Man Charged In Statue Of Liberty Bomb Threat HoaxJason Paul Smith is charged with conveying false and misleading information and hoaxes. If convicted, he could be sentenced up to five years in prison.
Statue Of Liberty Gets New Lighting SystemA new LED lighting system was placed on the grounds around the Statue of Liberty and will be activated at sunset Tuesday.
Jersey City To Mark Fourth Of July With Hudson River Fireworks DisplayDespite the cloudy forecast, Jersey City Mayor Steven Fulop is pretty optimistic that rain will not keep the crowds away.
New Lights Coming For Statue Of LibertyThe National Park Service on Thursday announced that a new lighting system, using light-emitting diodes or LEDs, will be activated next week on the grounds around the statue.
Statue Of Liberty Celebrates 130 Years Since Arrival On U.S. ShoresWednesday marked 130 years since the Statue of Liberty arrived in pieces on American shores.
Statue Of Liberty, Liberty Island Reopen After Bomb ScareSources told CBS2 someone made prerecorded calls to 911 threatening to blow up the Statue of Liberty. Police say Friday morning's call used a computer-generated voice.
Statue Of Liberty, Liberty Island Evacuated Over Bomb ThreatSources tell CBS2 this was the second threat made in two days with some kind of computer enhanced or pre-recorded message, CBS2's Dick Brennan reported.
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Big Apple Baseball History Hits The Auction Block At Sotheby’s ‘New York Sale’People were packed into the auction area at Sotheby's to bid and watch people bid on items in the "New York Sale."