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Tourist snaps the toes off 19th-century statue while posing for photo

Tourist snaps the toes off 19th-century statue while posing for photo

34 minutes ago   |   WGN TV

Police in Italy have identified a 50-year-old Austrian man who broke three toes off a statue at a museum as he posed for a photo with the artwork. The 200-year-old plaster cast...
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St. Paul Student Among 5 High Schoolers Named National Student Poets

2 hours ago   |   CBS   |   2 articles

NEW YORK - Five high school juniors, residing everywhere from Florida to Minnesota, have been named National Student Poets. A partnership between the Institute of Museum and...
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Wake coalition plans 'learning centers' so kids can learn, parents can work while schools are closed

Wake coalition plans 'learning centers' so kids can learn, parents can work while schools are closed

2 hours ago   |   WRAL

A group of Wake County organizations including the public school system, YMCA and Marbles Kids Museum is joining forces to provide a place for children in grades K through 6 to...
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'Save Space Camp' drive prompted by virus reaches $1.5M goal

3 hours ago   |   My Sanantonio

HUNTSVILLE, Ala. - A fundraising drive has reached its goal of bringing in $1.5 million to save Space Camp from closing because of the coronavirus pandemic, organizers said. A...
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Children's Museum cuts 129 employees, won't reopen until January

Children's Museum cuts 129 employees, won't reopen until January

5 hours ago   |   Post Gazette

Forty-six employees remain on the payroll at the Children's Museum of Pittsburgh on the North Side, which is closed due to COVID-19.  
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Fine art and face masks: London's Victoria and Albert Museum reopens

15 hours ago   |   National Post

LONDON - Five thousand years of art and design history will be joined by some more modern items when London's Victoria and Albert museum reopens on Thursday - hand sanitiser...
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Navy SEALs Suspend Relationship with Museum over Colin Kaepernick Jersey Video

15 hours ago   |   Bleacher Report

The Navy SEALs are ending their relationship with the NAVY Seal Museum after videos of a demonstration at the museum showing dogs attacking a man wearing a Colin Kaepernick...
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Inside look: Milwaukee Public Museum prepares to reopen

Inside look: Milwaukee Public Museum prepares to reopen

16 hours ago   |   WISN

Five months after it closed because of the coronavirus, the Milwaukee Public Museum is poised to reopen to the public.
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Navy SEALs Drop Support For Museum Over Viral Video Of Dogs Attacking Man In Colin Kaepernick Jersey

18 hours ago   |   Forbes

The video shows four dogs attacking a man in body padding and a Kaepernick jersey during a K-9 demonstration.
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I use Coursera to take all the fun classes I never got to take in college, like the history of modern art - they're completely free and I can work at my own pace

I use Coursera to take all the fun classes I never got to take in college, like the history of modern art - they're completely free and I can work at my own pace

1 day ago   |   Business Insider

Online-learning sites are great tools for both personal and career-based development . I've been interested in art for years, but I stopped investing time in the subject when...
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Disney theme parks take $3.5 billion hit due to coronavirus

Disney theme parks take $3.5 billion hit due to coronavirus

Disney said Tuesday afternoon that its theme parks division took a $3.5 billion hit due to the coronavirus pandemic. Read more ...

Penn State's 10-game conference schedule released

Penn State's 10-game conference schedule released

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UConn becomes 1st FBS program to cancel football over virus

UConn becomes 1st FBS program to cancel football over virus

STORRS, Conn. - UConn canceled its 2020-2021 football season Wednesday, becoming the first FBS program to suspend football because of the coronavirus pandemic, as other schools... Read more ...

Former nurse defeats veteran congressman in another victory for the left...

Former nurse defeats veteran congressman in another victory for the left wing of the Democratic party

Cori Bush has unseated Democratic Party congressman William Lacy Clay, defeating a political dynasty that has represented its district in St Louis, Missouri, for more than half... Read more ...

Chasm grows between President Trump and government coronavirus experts

Chasm grows between President Trump and government coronavirus experts

Until recently, the medical experts on the White House coronavirus task force have walked a tightrope. But as deaths and infections surge, a divide has been growing between the... Read more ...

'Why the hell would I take a test?': Biden says he hasn't taken a cognitive...

'Why the hell would I take a test?': Biden says he hasn't taken a cognitive test after Trump challenged his mental ability

Former Vice President Joe Biden clarified that he has not taken a cognitive test, following challenges from President Donald Trump to take one. The presumptive Democratic... Read more ...

Pete Hamill, legendary Post columnist and author, dead at 85

Pete Hamill, legendary Post columnist and author, dead at 85

Pete Hamill, the consummate New York newspaperman and novelist whose 15-year career at the New York Post included stints as a columnist and editor, died Wednesday, his family... Read more ...

President Trump plans to give RNC speech live at White House

President Trump plans to give RNC speech live at White House

President Trump says he plans to give his Republican National Convention speech this month from the White House. “I'll probably do mine live from the White House,” Trump said... Read more ...

De Blasio announces $10K fines, checkpoints for travelers flouting NYC...

De Blasio announces $10K fines, checkpoints for travelers flouting NYC quarantine

Out-of-state travelers could face up to $10,000 in fines if they break New York City's two-week quarantine rule, Mayor Bill de Blasio announced Wednesday, saying checkpoints... Read more ...

Sewickley student among 5 high schoolers named National Student Poets

Sewickley student among 5 high schoolers named National Student Poets

Winning applicants each represent a different region and are chosen based on creativity, dedication and promise. Each receives a $5,000 cash award. Read more ...