Climber In Custody After Scaling The Statue Of LibertyShe lay by Lady Liberty’s foot, roughly 100 feet off the ground, swinging her legs, waving below and even taking off her shoes to try to climb farther. 
Statue Of Liberty, Ellis Island Reopen Amid ShutdownThe two sites have been closed due to the federal government shutdown.
So, What Does A Government Shutdown Mean For You?For starters, the shutdown had an instant impact on two of the world's top tourist destinations: the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island.
Statue Of Liberty Lights To Dim This WeekThe lighting system that illuminates the exterior of the Statue of Liberty will be turned off nightly from Monday through Thursday as part of planned work on the island.
Final Steel Beam Hoisted Into Place For New Statue Of Liberty MuseumA topping off ceremony was held for a new museum alongside the Statue of Liberty.
NJ Lawmaker: Yacht Owners Should Not Be Free To Anchor In Front Of Lady LibertyYachts are harboring resentment in the waters around the Statue of Liberty, over the last few months, the oversized boats have been blocking the view.
Lights Out At Lady Liberty: Outages Scheduled This Week Due To Planned WorkThe lighting system that illuminates the exterior of the statue will be off from 6 p.m.-5 a.m. Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday.
National Park Service: Statue Of Liberty Power Outage 'Temporary' And 'Unplanned'The statue was dark for a few hours except for the lights in Liberty's crown and torch. The full lighting was restored around 11:45 p.m.