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.