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After 30 years, museum gets stolen piece by modern master

Aug 12, 2017

Officials say a valuable painting from the University of Arizona Museum of Art has been recovered from New Mexico more than three decades after thieves first made off with the stolen piece

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Former exec settles with matchmaking service over bad dates

Aug 9, 2017

A retired corporate executive has claimed in a lawsuit against a high-end matchmaking service that she was set up with a string of highly unsuitable suitors

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The Latest: Houston shop 1 of several damaged by flooding

Aug 8, 2017

A Houston business owner whose store was flooded by heavy rains in the Houston area says he got about 1 foot of water in his resale shop and will have to throw away at least $2,000 worth of merchandise.

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Nightmare at the museum: Art auction triggers ethics dispute

Jul 30, 2017

A museum's decision to part with 40 artworks, including two by Norman Rockwell, has touched off a debate over whether it's ever ethical to sell exhibits to pay the bills.

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Online-shopping energizes UPS in second quarter

Jul 27, 2017

Higher revenue from e-commerce helps UPS post 2Q profit of $1.38 billion, beating Wall Street forecasts

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Turkey bones may help trace fate of ancient cliff dwellers

Aug 17, 2017

Archaeologists say DNA from ancient bones of domesticated turkeys provides a clue into the mysterious exodus of cliff dwellers from southwestern Colorado 700 years ago

ICC orders Mali extremist to pay $3.2 million in reparations

Aug 17, 2017

The International Criminal court says a Muslim radical found guilty of destroying World Heritage-listed cultural sites in the Malian city of Timbuktu must pay 2.7 million euros ($3.2 million) in reparations

Battered bronze sphere returns to World Trade Center site

Aug 17, 2017

A 25-ton, bronze sphere damaged by the collapsing World Trade Center is finally being returned to a spot overlooking the rebuilt site

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