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Salazar visits Maryland to mark Tubman monument

CAMBRIDGE — Interior Secretary Ken Salazar visited Maryland’s Eastern Shore to mark the designation of the Harriet Tubman Underground Railroad National Monument. Salazar spoke Wednesday at the Blackwater National Wildlife Refuge Center in Cambridge, which is part of the new ...

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Study: Earthquake damage to monument unlikely

WASHINGTON — A seismic assessment of the Washington Monument has concluded that it’s “extremely unlikely” another earthquake in the next two millennia will damage the monument any more than last year’s 5.8-magnitude quake. The National Park Service released the assessment ...

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