Baby Bald Eagles Get Their Names

The two babies born to bald eagles Mr. President and The First Lady at the National Arboretum in Washington, D.C., this spring have been known as DC2 and DC3 — until now. After a public contest, the pair was named Freedom and Liberty. The other top suggestions included Stars and Stripes; Anacostia and Potomac; Honor and Glory; Cherry and Blossom. The couple had their first eaglet, DC1, last year. They’re the first pair to nest at the property since the 1940s. — Read it at the Washington Post

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