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Six D.C. Sites to Visit During a Government Shutdown

I was just in the nation’s capital gathering audio for our daily broadcasts.  For tourists, the government shutdown means many of the sites they planned…

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Casa Grande

Today skyscrapers in Phoenix tower above the city below. Roll back the clock six hundred years and it was this building that towered above the…

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Ocmulgee National Monument

In this country, the US Capitol is the place the laws are made, but 1000 years ago, it was this earth lodge that was the…

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Freedman’s Village and Arlington National Cemetery

It was a village inside Arlington National Cemetery, a place where people found refuge during the Civil War. Here’s the story of the unique city…

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Sunset Volcano Crater National Monument

Although it’s been about a millennium since this place rumbled to life, the mountain still speaks of the event that took place here… SharePrintEmail

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