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Marine Corps Memorial. (credit: IM SLOAN/AFP/Getty Images)

Marine Corps Memorial to be Restored After $5.4M Donation

The famous bronze U.S. Marine Corps War Memorial overlooking Washington that depicts Marines raising the American flag at Iwo Jima during World War II has begun turning green with age but now will be restored with a $5.37 million gift.

04/29/2015

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Hundreds Pack Memorial Service for 6 Killed in Md. Mansion Fire

Hundreds of people packed an Annapolis church to mourn six family members killed in a massive fire at a waterfront mansion nearly a month ago.

02/13/2015

D.C. Veterans Day 2013

City of Alexandria Dedicating Cemetery Memorial

The City of Alexandria is dedicating a memorial honoring African Americans who died in the city during the Civil War.

09/06/2014

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Transgender Woman Killed In Baltimore Remembered Saturday

Friends and family of a transgender woman killed in Baltimore gathered at a memorial service on Saturday, exactly one month since her body was found in an alley.

08/17/2014

Aerial photo of the National Mall. (credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

Memorial Honoring Injured Veterans Nearing Completion in D.C.

The American Veterans Disabled For Life Memorial will be the first memorial in Washington dedicated to veterans who come home with life-changing injuries.

07/23/2014

Emergency personnel investigate the scene of a Metro subway train collision in Washington, DC, June 22, 2009. (credit: SAUL LOEB/AFP/Getty Images)

D.C. Officials Break Ground on Metro Memorial

District of Columbia officials broke ground Sunday on a memorial for nine people who were killed in a 2009 Metrorail crash.

06/21/2014

The U.S. secretary of state is Saint Briac — the small French town that's home to his family's ancestral estate. (Photo by Brendan Hoffman/Getty Images)

Kerry Commemorates D-Day At Family’s French Ancestral Estate

The U.S. secretary of state is Saint Briac — the small French town that’s home to his family’s ancestral estate.

06/07/2014

People visit the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington on March 29, 2013 as the US marks the 40th anniversary of the withdrawal of its last combat troops from South Vietnam. Over 58,000 Americans lost their lives during the Vietnam war. (Credit: NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images)

Debate Continues Over Cross-Shaped War Memorial In Md.

The American Legion is seeking to intervene in a lawsuit challenging the constitutionality of a cross-shaped World War I memorial in Maryland.

05/02/2014

New York City Prepares For 10th Anniversary Of September 11 Attacks

Va. to Honor Transportation Workers Killed on Job

A vigil will be held this week in Albemarle County to honor transportation employees killed in roadway work zones.

04/06/2014

A candlelight vigil was held for 16-year-old Gerard Gomez who was killed outside of a hotel in Vienna, early Sunday morning. (Cameron Thompson/All-News 99.1)

Candlelight Service Honors Slain Sailor from Md.

A sailor who was fatally shot last week in Norfolk, Va., is being honored as a hometown hero in Hagerstown.

04/03/2014

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