MSN - AP World http://syn2.thecanadianpress.com:8080/mrss/feed/fcf7391a2f354311807f0501c16bde6a MSN - AP World Copyright © 2010-2018 The Canadian Press. All rights reserved. http://www.rssboard.org/rss-specification Sun, 31 May 2020 17:13:12 +0000 Iconic Plymouth Rock vandalized with graffiti http://syn2.thecanadianpress.com:8080/mrss/feed/fcf7391a2f354311807f0501c16bde6a/ea10fb1cc51c4017b53d92aeb10957e4 The iconic Plymouth Rock and other sites were covered in red graffiti Monday by vandals discovered at the site marking the landing of the Pilgrims in Massachusetts 400 years ago. (Feb. 17) ea10fb1cc51c4017b53d92aeb10957e4 Mon, 17 Feb 2020 21:30:33 +0000 RESTRICTION SUMMARY: MUST CREDIT WCVB; NO ACCESS BOSTON; NO USE US BROADCAST NETWORKS; NO RE-USE, RE-SALE OR ARCHIVESHOTLIST:WCVB - MUST CREDIT WCVB; NO ACCESS BOSTON; NO USE US BROADCAST NETWORKS; NO RE-USE, RE-SALE OR ARCHIVEPlymouth, Massachusetts - 17 February 20201. Various of vandalized Plymouth Rock landmarkSTORYLINE: The iconic Plymouth Rock and other sites were covered in red graffiti Monday by vandals discovered at the site marking the landing of the Pilgrims in Massachusetts 400 years ago. Officials in Plymouth discovered the vandalism early in the morning. Workers had removed the red spray paint, which included the letters MOF and the numbers 508, from the rock before noon. Authorities say no arrests have been made and the site was open to tourists. The rock has come to symbolize the spot where William Bradford and the Mayflower Pilgrims disembarked before founding Plymouth Colony in December 1620.Police said the vandals also targeted a seashell-shaped sign celebrating the upcoming 400th anniversary of the 1620 Mayflower landing, the Pilgrim Maiden statue and the National Monument To The Forefathers. =============CLIENTS ARE REMINDED: (I) TO CHECK THE TERMS OF THEIR LICENCE AGREEMENTS FOR USE OF CONTENT OUTSIDE NEWS PROGRAMMING AND THAT FURTHER ADVICE AND ASSISTANCE CAN BE OBTAINED FROM THE AP ARCHIVE ON: TEL +44 (0) 20 7482 7482 EMAIL: INFO@APARCHIVE.COM(II) THEY SHOULD CHECK WITH THE APPLICABLE COLLECTING SOCIETY IN THEIR TERRITORY REGARDING THE CLEARANCE OF ANY SOUND RECORDING OR PERFORMANCE INCLUDED WITHIN THE AP TELEVISION NEWS SERVICE (III) THEY HAVE EDITORIAL RESPONSIBILITY FOR THE USE OF ALL AND ANY CONTENT INCLUDED WITHIN THE AP TELEVISION NEWS SERVICE AND FOR LIBEL, PRIVACY, COMPLIANCE AND THIRD PARTY RIGHTS APPLICABLE TO THEIR TERRITORY. The iconic Plymouth Rock and other sites were covered in red graffiti Monday by vandals discovered at the site marking the landing of the Pilgrims in Massachusetts 400 years ago. (Feb. 17) Iconic Plymouth Rock vandalized with graffiti