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Reno County Museum Displays Gun That Killed Ken Kennedy

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HUTCHINSON, Kan. (AP) - Henry Platts carefully went through old guns in the second story safe at the Reno County Museum. The Museums manager of the Reno County Historical Society wore gloves not to le...

Arab Museum To Host 4Th Annual '9/11 Anniversary Town Hall'


DEARBORN, Mich. (AP) - A Detroit-area town hall-style event will feature personal stories, a panel discussion and theatrical performance focused on surveillance and imprisonment of U.S. Arabs, Muslims...

The Latest: Artifacts Saved From Museum Threatened By Fire

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SHASTA CITY, Calif. (AP) - The Latest on California's wildfires (all times local):2:30 p.m.A state parks official says employees worked through the night to save historic artifacts from a Northern Cal...

Stuhr Museum Exhibit Remembers Nebraska's Black Settlers

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GRAND ISLAND, Neb. (AP) - A photo of a sun in the horizon highlighting the footprints along a sandy shore of Lake Erie is Artes Johnson's favorite in a collection that depicts his family's history.He...

Chicago Museum Stops Selling Doll Depicting Hindu God

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CHICAGO (AP) - The Field Museum in Chicago has stopped gift shop sales of a doll depicting the Hindu god Lord Shiva after a Hindu group called those sales inappropriate.Universal Society of Hinduism p...

San Francisco Museum Shows Off Modern Muslim Women's Fashion


SAN FRANCISCO (AP) - A new exhibition in San Francisco aims to show the diversity and creativity of modern fashion for Muslim women."Contemporary Muslim Fashions" opens Saturday at the de Young Museum...

Firefighters Battle Blaze At Esteemed Rio De Janeiro Museum


RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - A 200-year-old museum in Rio de Janeiro is being engulfed by flames.Firefighters were working late Sunday to put out a large blaze at the esteemed National Museum in northern Rio...

Attendance Beats Expectations At Mississippi History Museums

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JACKSON, Miss. (AP) – Two Mississippi history Museums have attracted more visitors in their first seven months than officials predicted for an entire year.More than 185,000 people have toured the Miss...

Ww2 Museum, Arizona State U, Create Online Master's Degree

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NEW ORLEANS (AP) - The National World War II Museum and Arizona State University are starting a new online master's degree program in World War II studies , with classes beginning in January.A news re...

Woman Sentenced To Prison For Stealing From Museum

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WORCESTER, Mass. (AP) - A Massachusetts woman who pleaded guilty to stealing hundreds of thousands of dollars from the museum where she worked has been sentenced to 20 months in prison.A federal judge...

Group Receives Land Offers To Relocate Minot Museum

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MINOT, N.D. (AP) - A historical society has received several land offers to relocate a Minot museum that's being evicted from the North Dakota State Fairgrounds.The Minot Daily News reports that the W...

Firefighters Battle Massive Blaze At Esteemed Rio Museum


RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) - A massive fire tore through a 200-year-old museum in Rio de Janeiro on Sunday, lighting up the night and sending large plumes of smoke into the air.Firefighters worked to put out...

Planners Work To Avoid Flood Plain For History Museum

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WAYNESBORO, Va. (AP) - A branch of Virginia's Museum of Natural History planned for Waynesboro would be built outside the city's 100-year flood plain.The News Virginian reports that officials propose...

Deep Stuff: Chicago Will Be Site Of Us Pizza Museum

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CHICAGO (AP) - The city that boasts it gave the world deep-dish pizza will soon be home to a pizza museum.The U.S. Pizza Museum is expected to open its doors in Chicago's South Loop neighborhood on Fr...

Museum Staff Collects Whale Remains From Delaware Beach

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PICKERING BEACH, Del. (AP) - The skull of a once 20-ton (18,140-kilogram) juvenile humpback whale has been collected from the Delaware beach where the carcass was left to rot, and is destined for exhi...

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