May 12, 2014
Visitors line up for tickets which are distributed at on a first-come basis at the Washington Monument ahead of a ceremony to celebrate its re-opening.
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A cross section of Americans awakened early and waited in line for hours to be among the first to ride to the top of the Washington Monument, open to the public Monday for the first time in nearly three years after an earthquake chipped and cracked the towering symbol.
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