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Arlington National Cemetery has planned a series of events to commemorate its 150th anniversary in May and June.
As Arlington marks its 150th anniversary this year with tours and events, historians note that its roots are firmly planted in the Civil War.
The French president and President Obama will visit Monticello in Charlottesville Monday, and Arlington National Cemetery Tuesday.
While the rest of the country deals with record-breaking frigid temperatures by bundling up and cancelling schools, some organizations just don't have the option. The Tomb Sentinel at the Tomb of the Unknown Soldier is standing his ground.
Attorney General Eric Holder and other officials are expected to speak at a 25th anniversary memorial service for victims of the 1988 Pan Am airliner bombing.
Tens of thousands of wreaths made in Maine have been laid at graves at Arlington National Cemetery.
An advisory commission is recommending that Arlington National Cemetery end its relaxed policy on mementos in a section for those killed in Iraq and Afghanistan by the end of next year.
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