“This should set off all kinds of red flags,” said one advocate, fearing the land grab will violate civil liberties. Others say it will harm the environment.
With extreme cold blanketing parts of the East Coast, there have been many opportunities for sliding and skating — even in places where it is risky and unauthorized.
A monument to commemorate the Great War has prompted criticism over its design and a rush to finish it by the end of 2018.
The National Park Service denied a permit submitted by a group that sought to bring the 45-foot-tall steel sculpture to Washington.
Statues honoring the Confederacy have gotten a lot of attention lately. But the statues that draw millions are largely monuments to freedom.