From Museum Basement, A ‘new’ Dinosaur

A paleontologists chose a name for an unknown dinosaur genus that has brought him more publicity than any of his other discoveries.

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  • Most Visited Cities In The World 2012
    In the MasterCard Global Destination Cities Index, London leads the world as both the most popular destination city for overseas travelers, and in the average amount each visitor spends. Whether drawn by business or as tourists, London's visitors from New York are the ones that travel the furthest and spend the most. More
  • Six politicians plead not guilty in alleged NYC mayor's race plotSix politicians plead not guilty in alleged NYC mayor's race plot
    New York State Sen. Malcolm Smith and five other politicians pleaded not guilty Tuesday to corruption charges in connection with an alleged plot to buy a line on New York City's mayoral ballot. The allegations revived public concerns about a documented culture of exploitation in Albany that has prompted officials to seek legal recourse to induce change. More
  • New York Proposes Raising Minimum Age for Cigarette PurchasesNew York Proposes Raising Minimum Age for Cigarette Purchases
    Young New Yorkers would not be able to buy cigarettes until they were 21, up from the current 18, under a proposal advanced Monday by Dr. Thomas A. Farley, the city’s health commissioner, and Christine C. Quinn, the City Council speaker. More
  • Electric-Taxi Experiment to Begin in New York
    Some drivers have expressed doubts about the viability of using the vehicles, arguing that any charging break would undercut earnings. More
  • Officer Killed Boyfriend and Son in Murder-Suicide, Police SayOfficer Killed Boyfriend and Son in Murder-Suicide, Police Say
    An off-duty police officer was believed to have shot and killed her boyfriend and their 1-year-old son, and then turned the gun on herself in an apparent murder-suicide at their Brooklyn home on Monday morning, investigators said. The officer’s 19-year-old son managed to escape the three-story house on East 56th Street by fleeing through a bedroom window after hearing the sound of gunshots, said Paul J. More
  • Facing a Waning Future - Daily Californian
    Facing a Waning Future -
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  • Kuala Lumpur-Danang flights resumed - VietNamNet Bridge
    ... period of 2013, despite a plethora of bargain basement holiday specials ... Also in the itinerary are Sa Huynh Museum in Quang Ngai and ...
    09/2/2014 - 12:44 pm | View Link
  • Lauren Gunderson's BAUER Storms 59E59 Theaters' Inaugural 5A Season, ... - Broadway World
    Here's To Rockers Who Wear Suits - Esquire
    09/2/2014 - 12:34 pm | View Link
  • Two museums closing many areas for big revamp - Asiaone
    ... s basement. Targeted primarily at students, it will have chapters of Singapore's history from the 1300s to 1975. Ms Teo said the museum, in...
    09/2/2014 - 8:38 am | View Link
  • 7 Ways Vacations Get Better As Your Kids Get Older - Huffington Post
    ... need for naps as a reason to cut short the afternoon's museum visit. ... with a first floor living room and guest quarters in the finished ...
    09/2/2014 - 7:35 am | View Link
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  • Barksdale museum flying high
    "We are back in their good graces." Plans to move the museum, which opened almost 35 years ago in the basement of the old 2nd Bomb Wing headquarters but now occupies a building just inside the base's North Gate, have been abandoned. "We are here for now ...
    09/21/2014 - 5:47 am | View Link
  • Grand Traverse Lighthouse Museum
    That's a $46 value for only $22. This Deal includes: Admission for four to the 2014 Haunted Lighthouse (Value: up to $16) October 18 and 19 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Wander the haunted basement for a real treat, climb the lighthouse tower, participate in ...
    09/20/2014 - 11:52 pm | View Link
  • Buffalo’s museum may be evicted for post office
    The U.S. Postal Service in Buffalo was forced to temporarily relocate to Blue Grass earlier this year when flooding reached its basement. Buffalo Mayor Doug Anderson said Wednesday the Postal Service’s lease expires in two years. He said he showed postal ...
    09/20/2014 - 5:26 pm | View Link
  • Who, or what, still calls the Hanchett-Bartlett museum home?
    Although many participants at the investigation were “first timers” willing to brave the dark hallways and cavernous basement, The Wisconsin and Illinois Paranormal Investigation Team (WIPIT) were on hand to help. Based out of Ordfordville, the group ...
    09/20/2014 - 4:05 am | View Link
  • Hobby Lobby leader plans Bible museum
    WASHINGTON – Steve Green is standing in the basement of the eight-story Bible museum he’s building in Washington. Plans for the $800 million project are coming together nicely: the ballroom modeled after Versailles, the Disney-quality holograms ...
    09/20/2014 - 12:00 am | View Link
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  • The Iroquois County Old Courthouse Museum
    The Old Courthouse Museum. Watseka (Iroquois County), IL . New Official website
    09/20/2014 - 9:40 pm | View Website
  • Dr Zahi Hawass' Hidden Treasure of the Cairo Museum's Basement
    ( ) Dr Zahi Hawass takes us down into the basement of the Egyptian Museum, Cairo.
    09/20/2014 - 8:35 pm | View Website
  • Sub-Basements
    The Sub-Basements. The White House Sub-Basements are not original to the structure. They were dug during the Truman reconstruction in 1949, and staircases off the ...
    09/20/2014 - 12:11 am | View Website
  • Over 1,000 Mayan Codices Discovered in Museum Basement ...
    Over 1,000 Mayan codices were discovered in the basement of a Los Angeles museum, presumably owned by Randolph Hunt and donated to the museum.
    09/19/2014 - 11:00 pm | View Website
  • Basement Hall
    More Images . The Flower Shop in 2008 (C-SPAN) The Flower Shop corridor in 2008 (C-SPAN) The Flower Shop in 2008 (White House: Behind Closed Doors)
    09/19/2014 - 7:04 pm | View Website
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