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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
  • Iran opens up to art - The Nation - Thailand
    Iranian art museum puts celebrated works on display - Toronto Star Online
    11/25/2015 - 3:21 pm | View Link
  • He jumped into Normandy, ran spies in Moscow, retired at 90 - Yahoo! Finance
    He Jumped Into Normandy, Ran Spies in Moscow, Retired at 90 - NDTV
    11/25/2015 - 3:11 pm | View Link
  • A Philadelphia story, with a bright future - Associated Baptist Press
    ... early 18th-century Queen Anne silver to the Philadelphia Museum of Art ... the furnace ignited a fuel oil spill in the basement.  The blaze ...
    11/25/2015 - 10:25 am | View Link
  • Imelda’s jewels as artifacts of history - Manila Times
    ... that were collected from Malacañang in 1986, and left in some basement. ... but for actually exhibiting these jewels in a museum, and building ...
    11/25/2015 - 6:46 am | View Link
  • Milwaukee Art Museum reopens with new galleries, new lakefront - Chicago Tribune
    He had forgotten, temporarily, that the basement now contains a big new photography and video space — light-based media, the museum calls it...
    11/25/2015 - 6:09 am | View Link
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  • Milwaukee Art Museum reopens with new galleries, new lakefront
    He had forgotten, temporarily, that the basement now contains a big new photography and video space — light-based media, the museum calls it — to show off a photo collection that was one of the first begun by an American art museum. To the back of the ...
    11/25/2015 - 9:09 am | View Link
  • Milwaukee Art Museum gets revamp
    “Many museums put the educational experience in the basement or a separate wing,” Keegan says. “We put it front and center.” The Milwaukee Art Museum, 700 N. Art Museum Dr., Milwaukee, is closed on Mondays and major holidays. One-hour ...
    11/25/2015 - 2:44 am | View Link
  • Historic Places: Take a glimpse into regional history at Southwest Virginia Museum
    Within the historic house – four stories including the basement – are exhibits that reflect the region’s history. The ground floor includes the entrance and an area devoted to coal, chronicling the development of the industry that has played a major ...
    11/24/2015 - 10:53 pm | View Link
  • Art City contributors discover new, old favorites at the Milwaukee Art Museum
    (Second floor). Diane Bacha, a media executive, found a spot that she believes she'll frequent down in the basement, a bench that allowed her to take in a meditative "ride" of sorts. (Lower level). Heidi Witz, of Joy Creation and Heidi Witz Design ...
    11/24/2015 - 4:07 am | View Link
  • Museum offers last chance for peek at Milford’s past
    After years in the museum’s basement, the parts were restored and reassembled as part of the museum’s renovation. Historical society members also stripped and replaced dark wallpaper, added a bright coat of paint and improved lighting to make the space ...
    11/24/2015 - 1:07 am | View Link
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  • Varrock Museum displays
    This is a directory to all the displays located on each floor of the Varrock Museum. Two...
    11/24/2015 - 10:40 pm | View Website
  • The Museum Of Bad Art (MOBA)
    The Museum Of Bad Art (MOBA) is the world's only museum dedicated to the collection, preservation, exhibition and celebration of bad art in all its forms.
    11/24/2015 - 12:46 pm | View Website
  • Museum of Menstruation and Women's Health
    New York Times recommends MUM, which has exhibits about the world cultural history of menstruation and women's health
    11/24/2015 - 4:39 am | View Website
  • The Basement Mechanic's Guide to Building Perpetual Motion ...
    Practical plans for building models of classic perpetual motion machines properly at low cost.
    11/24/2015 - 1:18 am | View Website
  • White House Museum
    Sub-basement dig, 1950. Welcome to the White House Museum, the unofficial virtual museum of the president’s residence. 1.5 million visitors go through the real ...
    11/24/2015 - 12:28 am | View Website
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