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Arts panel voices concerns on Eisenhower Memorial

A powerful arts panel that must approve designs for memorials in the nation's capital is again objecting to plans for a memorial honoring President Dwight D. Eisenhower.

Thursday - 11/21/2013, 03:12pm EST

Tags: Dwight D. Eisenhower Memorial, Frank Gehry, National Mall and Memorial Parks

Slice of Life: Jan Scruggs, the face behind the 58,000 names

A wall of almost 500 feet of black granite, the Vietnam Veterans Memorial stands as a reminder of the lives lost for the nation and its founder.

Sunday - 02/03/2013, 01:03pm EST

Tags: Vietnam Veterans Memorial, slice of life, PTSD, Vietnam War, Jan Scruggs, Mia Lynn, National Mall and Memorial Parks, Alex Beall

Veterans honor the fallen heros of WWII (VIDEO)

Veterans and family members of World War II gathered to celebrate the end of the war Sunday on the National Mall. Japan formally surrendered aboard the USS Missouri in the Pacific 67 years ago and is known today as V-J Day.

Sunday - 09/02/2012, 09:33pm EDT

Tags: WWII, V-J Day, Friends of the National World War II Memorial, National Mall and Memorial Parks