Articles tagged “statue of liberty”

Indian Politician Stirs Controversy with Plans to Build World’s Tallest Statue

Indian Politician Stirs Controversy with Plans to Build World’s Tallest Statue

Frank Jack Daniel and Sruthi Gottipati, Reuters

Although supporters of the tower say it could help attract tourists, it is really an expensive political project that might give tourism boards a superlative to brag about, but that's it.

6 years ago

Shutdown 2013: Statue of Liberty Reopens, Welcomes Huddled Masses and Tourists

Shutdown 2013: Statue of Liberty Reopens, Welcomes Huddled Masses and Tourists

Verena Dobnik, Associated Press

Great move by New York State to open the Statue of Liberty while Congress fiddles.

6 years ago