TODAY   |  October 14, 2013

Statue of Liberty, Grand Canyon reopen during shutdown

New York’s Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced on Sunday that his administration and the federal government reached a deal which will allow the Statue of Liberty to remain open to visitors during the federal government shutdown. Similar deals have been made with both the Grand Canyon and Mount Rushmore.

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>>> liberty was open again on sunday. good news for tourists. new york's governor worked out a deal paying the park service so it can operate the statue until the federal government is back in business. similar deals allow the grand canyon and mount rushmore to reopen as well.