Arts & Culture

NYC Startup Offers Art Investments, Sold in Shares
Startup offers art investments for anyone; anyone can now own a small share of a great masterpiece
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Thu, 11/12/2020 - 01:05 AM
Medal presentation for the Women's Downhill Ski during the Winter Olympic Games, in the Bislett Stadium, Oslo, on February 18,…
The Italian was hailed by her country's alpine skiing federation as 'one of the greatest post-war champions'
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Wed, 11/11/2020 - 06:13 PM
The M4 Sherman tank was the iconic American tank of World War II. It was employed in all theaters of operation where its reliability and mobility allowed it to spearhead armor attacks, provide infantry support or serve as artillery.
The Army is the only US military service that did not have a national museum
Deborah Block
Wed, 11/11/2020 - 06:58 AM
Slam Poets Convene in Mali for Festival
Mali’s annual slam poetry festival held despite coup, pandemic
 Annie Risemberg
Tue, 11/10/2020 - 05:24 PM
Slam Poets Convene in Mali for Festival
Mali’s annual slam poetry festival had been delayed because of the coronavirus and an August coup
 Annie Risemberg
Tue, 11/10/2020 - 04:29 PM
A picture taken on November 8, 2020 shows the deserted Passage des Panoramas, as France is on a second lockdown aimed at…
According to the Collins English Dictionary, usage of the word skyrocketed
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Tue, 11/10/2020 - 01:31 PM
Emmy-Winning Visual Effects Artist Draws From Her Cambodian Roots
From a child of immigrants drawing on the walls of family’s house to Emmy-winning visual effects artist drawing for Hollywood, Sina San represents classic success story of American dream
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Mon, 11/09/2020 - 04:16 PM
FILE - Alex Trebek gestures while presenting an award at the 46th annual Daytime Emmy Awards in Pasadena, California, May 5, 2019. The "Jeopardy!” host died Sunday, Nov. 8, 2020, after battling pancreatic cancer for nearly two years.
Trebek died Sunday after battling pancreatic cancer for nearly two years
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Sun, 11/08/2020 - 03:17 PM
NATIONAL TOY HALL OF FAME logo, graphic element on gray
2020 honorees were recognized for their creativity and popularity over time
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Thu, 11/05/2020 - 12:15 PM
FILE - A military vehicle drives past La Scala opera theater in Milan, northern Italy, Oct. 25, 2020.
Milan's famed opera house gala event, one of Italy's cultural highlights, had been scheduled for Dec. 7
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Wed, 11/04/2020 - 04:00 PM
Johnny Depp, center, leaves the High Court, in London, Friday, July 10, 2020.
Depp sued News Group Newspapers, publisher of The Sun, and the newspaper's executive editor, Dan Wootton, over an April 2018 article that accused him of assaulting his wife Amber Heard
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Mon, 11/02/2020 - 08:46 AM
FILE PHOTO: British actor Connery reacts on stage during European film award ceremony in Berlin
Connery will be remembered first as British agent 007, the character created by novelist Ian Fleming and immortalized by Connery in films starting with 'Dr. No' in 1962? ?
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Sat, 10/31/2020 - 10:43 AM
Turkeys are shown in a pen at Root Down Farm in Pescadero, Calif., Wednesday, Oct. 21, 2020. Many turkey farmers are worried…
Turkey farmers say they are tweaking birds' diets or harvesting them sooner to ensure they are smaller
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Sun, 11/01/2020 - 02:01 AM
Plastic Bag Store Opens in NYC
Is it really a store or a work of art?
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Fri, 10/30/2020 - 02:40 AM
A portrait of former Chinese leader Deng Xiaoping is displayed at the exhibition "The Hong Kong Story" in the Hong Kong Museum of History, Oct. 16, 2020.
Scholars urge curators not to shy away from controversy
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Thu, 10/29/2020 - 01:17 PM