"What better symbol of freedom and of the Constitution than is to be able to fly and see the Statue of Liberty?" Brigadier General Christopher Cook said.
Photos show Manhattan landmarks barely visible through the haze caused by huge wildfires in Canada.
President Andrés Manuel López Obrador warned that the Statue of Liberty must not be an "empty symbol."
If you were to stack $100 bills to reach Monday's $1 billion prize, here's high that money would reach.
The prototype wind turbine generated 359 megawatt-hours worth of electricity in 24 hours, more than any other has in the same amount of time.
At the time of its close approach, the space rock, called 2019 NW5, will be traveling at a staggering speed of nearly 36,000 miles per hour relative to Earth.
The asteroid is one of more than 29,000 near-Earth objects, or NEOs, that scientists have been discovered to date.
"I gradually bring it to life, always starting with the eyes," the artist revealed.
Take a tour of New York City in the 1800s.
The pink moon occurs once a year, but this particular lunar event was extra special because it was also a supermoon, the closest the moon comes to Earth in its elliptic orbit
The space rock will be travelling at a speed of more than 22,000 miles per hour.
Videos of the lightning strike are going viral.
The March full moon was the second of four consecutive supermoons this year.
Diane von Fürstenberg has many titles: fashion tycoon, the queen of the wrap dress, and now godmother of the Statue of Liberty.
Acting Director of U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services Ken Cuccinelli compared the Statue of Liberty and Fox News pundit Tucker Carlson.
The 2020 Democratic presidential candidate made the comments after a top immigration official revised the iconic poem on the Statue of Liberty to say: "Give me your tired and your poor—who can stand on their own two feet."
"There seems to be an animus against immigration period," John Avlon said.
The pioneer of New Journalism and the author of the best-selling 'Bonfire of the Vanities' wrote 'The Copper Goddess' in 1986.
Self-described 'cheap, digital version of Banksy' launches a conscientious digital prank to criticize Trump.
Jim Acosta quoted the most famous couplet from Emma Lazarus's 1883 poem The New Colossus etched on the Statue of Liberty in his argument with Stephen Miller.
"You could see he was very, very moved," New York's Cardinal Timothy Dolan said.
Federal authorities say the man made bogus threats to blow up the landmark.
Other boats, such as water taxis, are continuing to use the water ways around Liberty Island.