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In New York City, where roughly 10 percent of revenue comes from Washington, thousands of locally-based federal workers would be furloughed.
The federally run Statue Of Liberty could be shut down this weekend along with the government if Congress fails to agree on a budget.
The NYPD wasn’t initially consulted, so a plan to reconfigure and speed up the security screening process for the Statue of Liberty is now up in the air.
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Gaga morphed into a stripped-down version of the Statue of Liberty holding a burning paper torch and wearing only a lacy black bra, panties and a crown made of long, blond hair.
A copper casting of the tip of the Statue of Liberty’s nose is among a collection of items that will be auctioned off next month at Guernsey’s auction house.
A set of 354 narrow steps spirals all the way up to the Statue of Liberty’s crown, and it’s the only escape route for tourists in an emergency.