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Boy Scout renovates Chicopee monument

Chicopee Boy Scout Brandon Aube is a young man with a mission.  He wants to obtain the prestigious Eagle Scout Badge, and the way to get that is through a community service project. Full story

Lincoln Memorial Vandalized

(NBC News) The Lincoln Memorial was closed briefly this morning after it was hit by vandals overnight.U.S Park Police say someone splashed light green paint on the statue of the nation's 16th president and on the marble floor surrounding the statue.Authorities believe the crime happened around 1:30 Full story

Mayan Discovery: Ancient Monument Reveals Royal Struggle

A nearly 1,500-year-old Mayan stone monument, inscribed with a story of an ancient power struggle, has been unearthed in Guatemala. Full story

Neb. city set to take over quirky Carhenge site

While it lacks the cultural significance of the original prehistoric monument found in England, western Nebraska's junk-car tribute to Stonehenge remains a top tourist draw in state — even if it is more likely to attract gearheads than Druids. Full story

Washington Monument glows again amid restoration

While the Washington Monument is closed for earthquake damage repairs over the next year, 488 lamps will restore the marble tower's glow each night on the National Mall. Full story

Washington Monument under repair

   The monument has been closed ever since a 5.8 magnitude earthquake shook the nation’s capital in 2011 -- now that the scaffolding is complete, workers are beginning to repair and replace the stones. NBC’s Lester Holt reports.

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  Expansion of KKK monument stirs controversy

Renovations on an Alabama monument honoring the Ku Klux Klan's founder has sparked outrage, with critics pushing to stop the expansion. WSFA's Samuel King reports.

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