statue of liberty

Liberty Island Evacuation - Liberty State Park Ferry
Kevin Rincon/WCBS 880
August 27, 2018 - 12:30 pm
A fire near the Statue of Liberty has prompted evacuations on Liberty Island.
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Statue Of Liberty Climber
NYPD Emergency Services Unit
July 05, 2018 - 12:11 pm
A Staten Island woman who climbed onto the pedestal of the Statue of Liberty on the 4th of July to protest the Trump administration's immigration policy was in court Thursday to be arraigned on trespassing and disorderly conduct charges.
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Statue Of Liberty Climber
Danny Owens
July 04, 2018 - 9:46 pm
NEW YORK (WCBS 880/AP) -- A protest against U.S. immigration policy forced the evacuation of the Statue of Liberty on the Fourth of July, with a group unfurling a banner from the pedestal and a woman holding police at bay for hours after she climbed the base and sat by the statue's robes. Shortly...
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Statue Of Liberty
July 04, 2018 - 2:43 pm
NEW YORK (WCBS 880) -- Lady Liberty needs America’s help. The foundation for the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island has turned to a crowdfunding campaign to raise funds for a new museum, which they hope to open in May 2019. Currently, exhibits are being housed in the pedestal, but it’s become too...
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