statue of liberty

Statue Of Liberty Climber
NYPD Emergency Services Unit
March 19, 2019 - 12:00 pm
A woman who climbed the base of the Statue of Liberty last July 4 to protest the separation of families at the Mexican border has been sentenced to five years' probation and 200 hours of community service.
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Statue Of Liberty Climber
NYPD Emergency Services Unit
February 23, 2019 - 12:06 pm
The judge sentencing a protester who climbed the Statue of Liberty last July 4 apparently wants to climb the iconic statue too.
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Liberty State Park
Dreamstime
January 26, 2019 - 3:50 pm
A new bill is looking to keep one of New Jersey’s most popular parks free from development.
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Statue Of Liberty
Dreamstime
December 22, 2018 - 11:26 am
The huddled masses will still able to visit the Statue of Liberty and Ellis Island during the U.S. government's partial shutdown.
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Theresa Okoumou
Mack Rosenberg/WCBS 880
December 17, 2018 - 3:09 pm
A woman who climbed the base of the Statue of Liberty on July 4 to protest the separation of families at the Mexican border has been convicted of misdemeanor charges.
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Statue of Liberty
AP Photo/Richard Drew
November 15, 2018 - 7:50 pm
The Statue of Liberty’s original torch, which has been housed in the base of the statue since a replica replaced it in the 1980s, was moved across Liberty Island on Thursday to its new home in a museum that will open next year.
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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
Dreamstime
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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