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  • Elegant Louvre Garden in Paris infested with rats

    Updated: 9 hr ago

    PARIS (AP) — Rats are on the rampage in the elegant garden of the Louvre Museum, so bold they romp on the grass in broad daylight, defying death threats from sanitation workers and scaring tourists. The hot weather in Paris has brought many picnicking visitors to the garden, whose...

  • Recent editorials published in Indiana newspapers

    Updated: 11 hr ago

    The Times, Munster. July 28, 2014. Crown Point is right site for museum On the 80th anniversary of John Dillinger's death, the Hammond museum with his name was shut down. The museum is moving to Crown Point, closer to the scene of perhaps his most infamous crime — his escape from...

  • Feds end effort to reclaim mummy mask for Egypt

    Updated: 11 hr ago

    ST. LOUIS (AP) — A 3,200-year-old mummy mask at the center of a years-long custody fight will stay at the St. Louis Art Museum now that the U.S. government is giving up its fight to reclaim it for Egypt. U.S. Attorney Richard Callahan said Tuesday that the Department of Justice will...

  • Metropolitan Museum president announces retirement

    Updated: 11 hr ago

    NEW YORK (AP) — The president of the Metropolitan Museum of Art is stepping down. Emily Rafferty said Tuesday she will retire at the end of March 2015. She has been president of the museum since January 2005. Rafferty started working at the museum in 1976, as an administrator in...

  • Canada, Michigan officials to announce bridge plan

    Updated: 11 hr ago

    DETROIT (AP) — Canadian Transport Minister Lisa Raitt and Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder have called a news conference Wednesday about the planned new $2 billion bridge linking Detroit and Windsor, Ontario. Snyder's office said Tuesday that Raitt and the governor "will make an...

  • Tuberculosis patient who refused care is arrested

    Updated: 11 hr ago

    FRESNO, Calif. (AP) — A California man who was charged after refusing treatment for his tuberculosis was found and arrested, a prosecutor said Tuesday. Eduardo Rosas Cruz, 25, was arrested late Monday in Kern County, San Joaquin County Deputy District Attorney Stephen Taylor said....

  • Gov. Haley urges Atlantic Beach to end Bikefest

    Updated: 17 hr ago

    ATLANTIC BEACH, S.C. (AP) — Gov. Nikki Haley urged the Atlantic Beach Town Council on Tuesday to end the town's annual biker festival and promised to work to help transform the tiny beachfront community into a family-friendly destination that tourists from across the nation will...

  • Go For the Food: Traverse City, Michigan's Harvest

    Updated: 19 hr ago

    TRAVERSE CITY, Mich. (AP) — Let's face it: In today's hurry-up culture, there always will be a need for fast food. Even when you're enjoying a leisurely vacation in a place like Traverse City, a Lake Michigan resort community with a nationwide reputation for restaurants serving...

  • Recent Kansas editorials

    Updated: 22 hr ago

    The Topeka Capital-Journal, July 29 More eyes needed on cases of multiple child abuse reports: The number of children in the custody of the Kansas Department for Children and Families is at record levels at a time when some child advocates say the state is too slow to remove children...

  • Giant ketchup bottle draws tourists in Illinois

    Yesterday

    COLLINSVILLE, Ill. (AP) — For tourist Bruce Pasarow of Buena Park, California, leaving Illinois before seeing what's billed as the "World's Largest Bottle of Catsup" was not an option. The Collinsville water tower is a depiction of Brooks Old Original Rich and Tangy Catsup, which...

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