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Earthquake-damaged Washington Monument may be closed into 2014

Washington Post:

The earthquake-damaged Washington Monument could remain closed into 2014, the National Park Service said, and its repairs will require the exterior and part of the interior of the 555-foot structure to be shrouded in scaffolding.

Photo: The Washington Monument sits on one end of the National Mall, with the Capitol on the other end in Washington, DC. (Andy Dunaway / USAF via Getty Images)