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Washington Crowds Thrilled As Pope Francis Celebrates Mass, Calls For Climate ActionJumping into the issues of the day, Pope Francis opened his visit to the United States with a strong call Wednesday for action to combat climate change, calling it a problem that "can no longer be left to a future generation.''
Sen. Schumer Announces Winners Of 100 Pairs Of Pope TicketsSen. Charles Schumer has announced the winners of his statewide lottery for 100 pairs of tickets to be part of the papal audience on the West Lawn of the Capitol following Pope Francis' address to Congress on Sept. 24.
Fire At Hotel Outside Of DC Destroys Belongings, Sends Students Home EarlyA fire just outside of Washington D.C. cut a field trip short and destroyed most of the belongings of about 100 Queens high school students.
5 U.S. Trips To Take With The Entire FamilyMany of the best family-friendly destinations are also among the most obvious.
Best Cities To Visit With Kids Less Than Five Years OldVisiting a popular amusement park or attraction is something your child will never forget. Here are five of the best American cities to visit while traveling with kids under five, all guaranteed to provide memories that will last a lifetime.
Best Places In America To Spend Thanksgiving WeekendInstead of gathering at someone's home this Thanksgiving, make plans for a destination Thanksgiving getaway that the entire family will enjoy.
Best Museums In The USAAmerica has many of the world's greatest museums, some of which are free.
Your City Guide to Washington D.C.Refer to this guide to the best dining, lodging and attractions in Washington D.C.
Best Places In America To Celebrate The 4th Of JulyIn celebration of Independence Day, several cities across the nation are hosting fun-filled activities by day and then concluding with spectacular pyrotechnic shows that can be viewed from miles away. Here are five of the best places in America to celebrate the Fourth of July
Boston, LA, San Francisco, DC Emerge As U.S. Choices For 2024 Olympics An American bid for the 2024 Summer Olympics would come from Boston, Los Angeles, San Francisco or Washington if the U.S. Olympic Committee decides to put a city in the running.
Memorial Day Vacay: Best 3-Day Weekend Getaway SpotsFor your Memorial Day mini-vacation, check out these cities with year-round appeal, plus extra holiday happenings.
Best Historic Vacations In The USThe early colonial settlements along the Eastern seaboard, including Boston, Charleston, New York, Philadelphia and Washington, DC, are among the best places for an historic vacation in the US.