Nightly News   |  February 14, 2010

U.S. opens Capitol grounds to sledding

The record-breaking snowfall in Washington may have shut down the federal government, but it’s also providing a rare opportunity to enjoy the city’s slopes. NBC’s Brian Williams reports.

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>>> the government might have shut down due to snow in washington this past week, but they reopened long enough to make a really good decision. for the first time in years they've opened the u.s. capitol grounds for sledding. true monday. it's all downhill until then.

>>> by the way, more trouble