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Romania to open its first Holocaust museum

Nearly three-quarters of a century since the end of World War II, Romanian President Klaus Iohannis has backed the creation of the country's first Holocaust museum....

Romania to open its first Holocaust museum

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Romania to open first national Holocaust museum Romania had long swept under the rug its role in the Holocaust. The museum is meant to educate and raise questions about the country's role in the deaths of Jews and Roma during the time it was allied with Nazi Germany....
09:17, 2019-10-10

Argentina's Holocaust museum unveils Nazi relics The relics included busts of Adolf Hitler and a Nazi Ouija board, used to try to contact the dead. Argentina is home to Latin America's largest Jewish population — but was also home to many Nazis after World War II....
13:34, 2019-10-04

Holocaust museum lectures AOC after ‘concentration camp’ remarks WASHINGTON — The Yad Vashem museum in Israel suggested that Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez needed a history lesson after the freshman Democrat said migrants at the southern US border were being housed in “concentration camps.” “Concentration camps assured a slave labor supply to help in the Nazi war ...
01:17, 2019-06-20

Holocaust historians divided over Warsaw ghetto museum Director hits back at critics who say the institution, backed by Poland’s populist party, will distort wartime historyThe museum of the Warsaw ghetto is not due to open for several years, but is already shaping up to be one of the most contentious museums in Europe.Backed by Poland’s populist govern...
01:17, 2019-06-23

Nazi relics from secret hoard unveiled at Argentina's Holocaust Museum Busts of German dictator Adolf Hitler and other Nazi relics that belonged to a hoard found in a collector's secret hiding place will go on display at the Holocaust Museum in Argentina, where many......
18:00, 2019-10-04

Seized hoard of Nazi artefacts to go on display at Argentina Holocaust museum Memorabilia to feature at Buenos Aires Holocaust MuseumObjects include bust of Hitler and a Nazi Ouija boardBusts of Adolf Hitler, a ouija board inscribed with Nazi symbols and other relics from a hoard found in a collector’s secret hiding place will go on display at the Holocaust Museum in Argentin...
22:34, 2019-10-03

World's first vagina museum to open in London The Vagina Museum will educate visitors about vulvas and vaginas while challenging prevailing stigma surrounding them, development and marketing manager Zoe Williams told CNN....
12:34, 2019-09-21

World’s first ‘Vagina Museum’ set to open in London London already has the British Museum, but it’s about to get another hallowed cultural institution — The Vagina Museum. The new exhibit hall, which is the first in the world dedicated to women’s genitalia, is set to open in a temporary space in the UK capital on Nov. 16 with an exhibitio...
21:51, 2019-09-20

Museum of underwater art to open on Australia's Great Barrier Reef Submerged sculptures and others that appear at low tide to be installed at several Queensland sites, as part of a project that also aims to rehabilitate sections of the reefFrom a colour-changing figure warning of warming seas to a sunken skeletal greenhouse encrusted with coral, a new museum of und...
17:17, 2019-07-18

Museum-Worthy: Billy Porter to Talk Camp at the Metropolitan Museum of Art With his gender-defying style and wonderfully inventive red carpet looks, it’s safe to say Billy Porter is the reigning king of what we know as “camp.” Now, the Grammy and Tony winner and Pose star is taking his dynamism back to the Met Museum on June 23 to “discuss the concept of camp in performanc...
02:51, 2019-06-04

Romania’s Most Powerful Man Is Sent to Prison for Corruption Liviu Dragnea, the head of the governing Social Democrats, was ordered to start serving a three and a half year sentence. His party was also handed a rebuke in European elections....
03:00, 2019-05-28

Romania's coalition government collapses Prime Minister Viorica Dancila has tried to put a brave face on proceedings but a confidence vote is on the horizon. The leader no longer holds a majority in parliament and will seek to be propped up elsewhere....
21:51, 2019-08-26

Romania's witches harness the powers of the web "Repeat after me! To be together with who I want," a family of Romanian witches chant via a video call to a client in India paying for a love spell. ...
01:00, 2019-05-22

Romania's president eyes new term, not EU's top job Romania's centrist President Klaus Iohannis said on Saturday he would decline any offer to get the European Union's top job, seeking instead to win a fresh term as the country's president....
15:00, 2019-06-29

England all but out of European Under-21 finals after defeat to Romania • Group C: England U21 2-4 Romania U21• Aidy Boothroyd: ‘They will have to carry me out’One by one England’s players fell to the ground at the realisation their European Championship campaign had come to a humiliatingly abrupt end. A suitable image for a tournament floored by late collapses, first F...
01:00, 2019-06-22

German hiker fights off bear in Romania A German PhD student was mauled and bitten by a female bear while hiking in the Romanian mountains. He managed to drive the animal away after his girlfriend told him to "punch it in the eye."...
06:34, 2019-06-11

Romania government collapses after no-confidence vote Romania's government has lost a no-confidence vote, leading to its collapse. A transitional government is now expected to take over until the next national election in 2020....
17:51, 2019-10-10

How Romania's Enescu Festival unites a nation Described as a ray of light in a politically and socially torn country, the George Enescu Festival is also giving its first-ever guest performance in Berlin this season....
19:34, 2019-09-20

US to face Latvia in Fed Cup, Romania to play Russia The United States will face Latvia for a place in next year's Fed Cup finals, the first time the 'World Cup of Tennis' tournament system will be used        ...
19:00, 2019-08-21

Pope to honor Romania's communist-era martyrs Pope Francis travels on Friday to Romania, giving him another opportunity to preach a message of European integration and political rectitude even as he pays tribute to Christians killed during the communist era....
01:17, 2019-05-31

Romania Pushes to Be Treated as a Fully Fledged E.U. Member More than 12 years after joining the bloc, the country’s leaders say it has made progress against corruption and deserves expanded rights for travel and trade....
08:34, 2019-09-22

Romania to jail rapists for life after teenager murder Romania will approve an emergency decree, making life imprisonment the punishment for rape and paedophilia, Prime Minister Viorica Dancila said on Thursday, days after DNA tests confirmed that a kidnapped Romanian girl had been killed....
20:17, 2019-08-08

Romania's 'Sunday for Future' proves a test of endurance Romanians abroad wanting to vote in European Parliamentary elections had to wait hours to cast their ballot. Dana Alexandra Scherle queued outside Romania's consulate in Bonn to take part. This is what she experienced....
09:34, 2019-05-28

Germany beats Romania 4-2 to reach Euro U21 final BOLOGNA, Italy (AP) — Luca Waldschmidt and Nadiem Amiri scored late as defending champion Germany came from behind to beat Romania 4-2 and reach the Under-21 European Championship final. Germany will face the winner of the match between Spain and France later Thursday. Amiri gave Germany the lead in...
21:51, 2019-06-27

Romania’s president blasts government over corruption report Romania’s president says the country’s government is ignoring the will of its own citizens by not adopting anti-corruption recommendations made by a European anti-graft body...
22:34, 2019-07-10

Pope Francis urges unity on first Romania trip The pope called on Romanians to stand together and reject hate at the start of his first trip to the Orthodox majority country. Tensions persist over communist-era confiscations of Catholic properties....
02:00, 2019-06-01

Romania: Tens of thousands rally against government in Bucharest Over 20,000 took to the streets of Bucharest to protest the Social Democrat-led government. The demonstrations were organized by Romanian expatriates angry over widespread corruption and attacks on the judiciary....
16:00, 2019-08-11

Romania's ruling party leader jailed for corruption Dubbed Romania's most powerful politician, Liviu Dragnea has been jailed for 3 1/2 years following a Supreme Court ruling. The decision came after Dragnea's PSD party suffered huge losses in the EU elections....
22:51, 2019-05-27

Romania arrests 5 over 'barbaric' abuse of German youths German teenagers faced beatings and slavery-like conditions in Romania while taking part in a German-funded youth project, Romanian authorities said. A resident reportedly managed to flee and report the abuse....
23:51, 2019-08-29

Wimbledon champion Halep enjoys Romania's adulation Romania's presidency and the Orthodox Church awarded Wimbledon tennis champion Simona Halep their highest distinctions on Monday while hundreds of fans cheered her home after she blitzed U.S. opponent Serena Williams at the weekend....
23:17, 2019-07-15

Lockheed awarded $492.1M for HIMARS systems for U.S., Poland, Romania Lockheed Martin was awarded a $492.1 million contract for High Mobility Artillery Rocket Systems M142 launchers and associated hardware for the U.S. Army, U.S. Marine Corps, Romania and Poland....
21:34, 2019-07-16

NATO completes Aegis defense system upgrade in Romania NATO announced the completion of upgrades to its ballistic missile defense system in Romania on Friday, and a THAAD system temporarily stationed there during the upgrade with now be redeployed....
19:17, 2019-08-09

Calvert-Lewin relishes England Under-21 pressure in must-win Romania clash • Striker set to replace Solanke for Friday’s second group game• England must bounce back from opening defeat by FranceDominic Calvert-Lewin has said he welcomes the pressure of reviving England’s European Under-21 championship campaign but admits there can be no hangover from the damaging opening d...
15:34, 2019-06-21

Rains force pope to change Romania travel plans MIERCUREA CIUC, Romania (AP) — Pope Francis has arrived in Transylvania to visit Romania’s most famous shrine on a day of rain-soaked travel to meet with the country’s far-flung Catholic communities. Storms forced Francis to change his transport plans Saturday and added in a three-hour c...
16:00, 2019-06-01

Opinion: Romania's political crisis sends PSD into free fall Romania's Social Democrat-led coalition government has collapsed. As Prime Minister Viorica Dancila clings to power, her party is sliding toward political insignificance, says DW's Robert Schwartz....
01:00, 2019-08-28

Romania ruling party boss gets 3 ½ years in prison for graft BUCHAREST, Romania (AP) — A Romanian court has sentenced the country’s most powerful politician to 3 ½ years in prison for official misconduct in a graft case. Monday’s sentencing of Social Democratic Party leader Liviu Dragnea comes after a 2018 conviction linked to the employment of tw...
16:34, 2019-05-27

Romania's Enescu music festival thrives in shaky political times Floating above the turbulent politics of modern-day Romania, the biennial George Enescu Festival is a welcome relief for Bucharest's classical music fans, with performances not just in the main......
19:34, 2019-09-08

France seals 1.2 billion euro navy ship deal with Romania France's defense ministry said on Wednesday that defense firm Naval Group had won a 1.2 billion euro ($1.35 billion) contract to build four Gowind navy corvettes for Romania, as it looks to ensure security in the Black Sea....
16:34, 2019-07-03

Romania's ruling party leader to serve prison sentence for corruption Dubbed Romania's most powerful politician, Liviu Dragnea will serve three and a half years in prison following a Supreme Court ruling. The decision came after Dragnea's PSD party suffered huge losses in the EU elections....
17:17, 2019-05-27

Report: El Paso shooter bought weapon from Romania, ammo from Russia The gunman accused of killing 22 people at an El Paso Walmart has told law enforcement that he bought his weapon online from Romania, report says.        ...
19:00, 2019-08-29

Pope visits Romania 20 years after John Paul's historic trip Pope Francis is heading to Romania for a three-day, cross-country pilgrimage that in many ways is completing the 1999 trip by St. John Paul II that marked the first-ever papal visit to a majority Orthodox country....
08:00, 2019-05-31

Euro 2020: Republic of Ireland v Switzerland, Romania v Spain – live! Updates from Thursday’s Euro 2020 qualifiersLive scoreboard: all the latest scores and scorersInternational football: 10 things to look out forAnd you can email Simon here or tweet him here 8.55pm BST GOAL! Romania 0-2 Spain! Paco Alcacer has doubled Spain’s lead in Romania, tapping in Rodrigo’s ce...
22:00, 2019-09-05

Pope visits Romania 20 years after John Paul’s historic trip VATICAN CITY (AP) — Pope Francis is heading to Romania for a three-day, cross-country pilgrimage that in many ways is completing the 1999 trip by St. John Paul II that marked the first-ever papal visit to a majority Orthodox country. Francis’ visit starting Friday comes on the heels of the Eur...
07:00, 2019-05-31

To your health! Romania, Hungary push for brandy rights ahead of EU vote Romania and Hungary are pushing the EU to make it easier for orchard farmers to distil their own fruit brandy, a traditional practice in east and central Europe that is restricted in the bloc on......
15:17, 2019-05-21

Euro 2020: Republic of Ireland 1-1 Switzerland, Romania 1-2 Spain – as it happened Ten-man Spain clung on to beat Romania while the Republic of Ireland drew with Switzerland and Bosnia and Denmark went goal crazy 10.16pm BST And with that, I shall take my leave. It’s been a goal-blessed evening, especially for Scandinavians. Thanks for being here. Here are tomorrow’s Euro 2020 qua...
02:34, 2019-09-06

Liviu Dragnea, leader of Romania's ruling political party, sentenced to prison Romania's Supreme Court on Monday upheld a corruption conviction for the leader of the country's ruling political party, sending him to prison for 3.5 years....
03:51, 2019-05-28

Romania investigating reported abuse, child labor in German-financed camp The German-run social program in northern Romania reportedly took large sums of state money to 're-educate' wayward teens — and instead turned them into forced labor. The project's managers deny any wrongdoing....
05:00, 2019-09-10

Witnessing the Holocaust “We all know the who, what, when and where of the Holocaust, but the why is a mystery still,” an archivist said. “If you can get bystander photos, that explains a little bit of the why.”...
17:51, 2019-05-22

England vs Romania, U21 Euros LIVE stream: How to watch today's football on TV and online England find themselves in must-win territory at the European Under-21 Championship​ as they take on Romania in Cesena, northern Italy this afternoon....
19:00, 2019-06-21

England vs Romania: Under-21 Euros 2019 prediction, odds, live stream, channel, tickets, h2h England find themselves in must-win territory at the European Under-21 Championship​ as they take on Romania in Cesena, northern Italy on Friday afternoon....
00:00, 2019-06-21

Wimbledon final: Serena Williams loses to Simona Halep of Romania in straight sets WIMBLEDON, England — Clutching her trophy 20 minutes after becoming Wimbledon’s champion, Simona Halep checked out the board inside Centre Court that lists tournament winners. Below all of the mentions of Serena Williams, her opponent in Saturday’s final, there already was inscribed: ...
20:51, 2019-07-13

Man killed in LA hit-and-run was a Holocaust survivor LOS ANGELES — Police said they are looking for a driver in a hit-and-run that killed a 91-year-old Holocaust survivor in Los Angeles. The Los Angeles Police Department said Thursday the collision occurred early Monday in a San Fernando Valley neighborhood. Graphic security video shows a light-colore...
05:51, 2019-06-22

Why the memory of the Holocaust has become a 'monster' In his novel about a Holocaust scholar, Yishai Sarid is critical of Israeli remembrance culture. In an interview with DW, he speaks about Auschwitz and the pornography of evil....
22:51, 2019-06-27

Holocaust survivor Eva Kor dies at age 85 TERRE HAUTE, Ind. — Holocaust survivor Eva Kor, who championed forgiveness even for those who carried out the Holocaust atrocities, died Thursday during an overseas trip for a museum she founded in Indiana, museum officials said. Kor was in Krakow, Poland, for an annual educational trip, according t...
04:51, 2019-07-05

Holocaust survivor Eva Kor passes away at age 85 TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (AP) — Holocaust survivor Eva Kor, who championed forgiveness even for those who carried out the Holocaust atrocities, died Thursday during an overseas trip for a museum she founded in Indiana, museum officials said. Kor was in Krakow, Poland, for an annual educational trip, accord...
21:17, 2019-07-04

A massive new exhibition revisits the Holocaust Remnants of lives stolen during the Holocaust are on display at "Auschwitz. Not long ago. Not far away," an exhibition at the Museum of Jewish Heritage in New York City....
22:00, 2019-06-27

Eva Kor, Holocaust survivor, dies peacefully at age 85 Eva Kor, a Holocaust survivor who founded the CANDLES Holocaust Museum and Educational Center in Indiana, died Thursday during her annual trip to Poland. She was 85 years old. ...
23:17, 2019-07-04

Holocaust survivor Eva Kor dies, aged 85 Eva Kor passed away while on her annual trip to Auschwitz to educate about the horrors of the World War II genocide. The Romanian-born American championed forgiveness for those who carried out the atrocities....
14:34, 2019-07-05

Dutch railway to pay out €50m over role in Holocaust State-owned operator transported 102,000 Jews to Nazi death camps The Dutch railway has accepted a recommendation that it pay up to €50m (£45m) to relatives of thousands of people it transported to Nazi death camps during the second world war.Roger van Boxtel, the chief executive of the state-owned ...
18:51, 2019-06-27

Al-Jazeera suspends two journalists over Holocaust report Images of persecution of Jews shown as narration asked ‘why is there a focus only on them?’Al-Jazeera has suspended two journalists after they published a video that suggested Jews had exploited their supposed control of media, financial and academic institutions to exaggerate the extent of the Holo...
19:51, 2019-05-21

Holocaust survivors reunite 75 years after being separated He thought his buddy was dead all these years. During the Holocaust in 1944, best friends and cousins Morris Sana and Simon Mairowitz were separated. While Sana’s brother was killed by Nazis, he was able to flee with his mother and sister, taking refuge in Italy, then Paris, and finally escapi...
05:00, 2019-10-05

Germany remembers 'Holocaust by bullets' in Ukraine Between 1941 and 1944, German soldiers and police shot and killed more than 1 million Jews in Ukraine. The German government now wants to raise awareness of this chapter in history....
14:34, 2019-08-29

Photos of Holocaust survivors defaced in Vienna Photos of Holocaust survivors exhibited on a central Vienna street have been defaced with swastikas, drawing condemnation from political and Jewish leaders....
21:34, 2019-05-22

Viennese repair Holocaust survivor photos Repairs made in Vienna to mutilated street photos of Holocaust survivors have been described as "touching" by artist Luigi Toscano. Vigil keepers, including Muslim and Catholic youths, even showed up with sewing kits....
13:00, 2019-05-29

91-year-old Holocaust survivor killed in SoCal hit-and-run A 91-year-old Holocaust survivor was killed in a Southern California hit-and-run Monday while walking through a crosswalk with his dog, according to reports....
08:00, 2019-06-21

Romania 1-2 Spain: Sergio Ramos & Paco Alcacer strike as 10-man La Roja preserve perfect record in Euro 2020 Group F Goals from Sergio Ramos and Paco Alcacer saw Spain beat Romania 2-1 in Euro 2020 qualifying in Bucharest on Thursday night, but La Roja had to hang on at the end after Diego Llorente was sent off....
06:00, 2019-09-06

Remains of Holocaust victims laid to rest in Belarus Remains of more than 1,000 Holocaust victims have been laid to rest in a Belarusian city on the border with Poland after a mass grave was discovered on a building site...
15:00, 2019-05-22

Holocaust haunts Lithuania as names are erased from capital's map Vilnius' main synagogue shut its doors after the mayor denied city honors to two Holocaust enablers, prompting threats. It has since reopened, but the controversy over how to deal with the past has hardly died down....
08:34, 2019-08-15

Ukraine Holocaust memorial desecration 'not an isolated case' A Holocaust memorial in southern Ukraine has been defiled with Nazi symbolism. It's the third such incident in a matter of weeks. This time, the anti-Semitic vitriol was directed at President Volodymyr Zelenskiy himself....
08:00, 2019-09-25

Dutch Railroad Reckons With Holocaust Shame, 70 Years Later Even as the national railroad company in the Netherlands begins paying compensation to the relatives of those it transported to death camps, new details of its collaboration are emerging....
15:51, 2019-09-28

Principal Who Tried to Stay ‘Politically Neutral’ About Holocaust Is Removed “I can’t say the Holocaust is a factual, historical event because I am not in a position to do so as a school district employee,” said the principal of a high school in Boca Raton, Fla....
22:17, 2019-07-08

Austria: photos of Holocaust survivors defaced in Vienna BERLIN (AP) — Photos of Holocaust survivors exhibited on a central Vienna street have been defaced with swastikas, drawing condemnation from political and Jewish leaders. Broadcaster ORF reported Wednesday that ESRA, a group that brought the work by German-Italian photographer Luigi Toscano to the A...
18:34, 2019-05-22

Bret Stephens is still talking about bedbugs — and now, the language of the Holocaust The New York Times published a column by Stephens that seemed to compare a professor's comment about bedbugs to the Nazi persecution of Jews during the Holocaust....
21:51, 2019-08-31

More than 1,200 Jewish Holocaust victims found in mass grave More than 1,200 Jewish Holocaust victims, whose remains were discovered earlier this year after builders stumbled across a Nazi-era mass grave, have been buried in Belarus....
19:51, 2019-05-23

YouTube says it's banning Nazis, Holocaust deniers, and other extremists YouTube’s started to feel like a pile of loaded guns left in a schoolyard over the past decade, the streaming platform having more or less having turned a blind eye to the racist, conspiratorial, nightmarish content its algorithms keep planting in front of its (often very young) audience. Today, how...
20:34, 2019-06-05

Germany to make additional payments to Holocaust survivors Hundreds of extra euros per month will go to about 5,000 Holocaust survivors in Israel. More than 200,000 Holocaust survivors are still living in the country....
13:34, 2019-08-16

Amsterdam Holocaust memorial to go ahead despite pushback from residents A Holocaust memorial is set to be built in Amsterdam after a court dismissed complaints from local residents. Locals had argued that the monument is too big for the space and that too many trees would have to be removed....
16:17, 2019-07-10

Israeli leader compares Jewish intermarriage in US to a ‘second Holocaust’ Israel’s minister of education said in a cabinet meeting this month that the rate of marriage between US Jews and non-Jews is like a “second Holocaust,” a report said Tuesday. Rafi Peretz made the statement in the July 1 cabinet meeting that was attended by Israel Prime Minister Be...
04:34, 2019-07-10

Polish graphic novel tells Holocaust survivors' tales A Polish artist has brought the horrors of the Holocaust to life in a graphic novel based on survivors' testimonies, published to mark the 75th anniversary of a museum on the site of the......
15:17, 2019-05-21

‘Nobel Prize in stupidity’: Holocaust survivor wants AOC out of Congress There are few remaining survivors of concentration camps. Ed Mosberg is one of them. And the 93-year-old from Morris Plains, NJ, has no time for Rep. ­Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez’s statements last week, when she called the southern border’s migrant detention centers “concentration camps.” “She should b...
00:51, 2019-06-30

YouTube to ban hateful videos, Holocaust-denying content The Google-owned video-sharing platform has pledged to remove content that glorifies Nazi ideology or well-document events like the Holocaust and 9/11. YouTube is also tweaking its algorithm that recommends videos....
01:51, 2019-06-06

Remains of 1,200 Holocaust victims laid to rest in Belarus The remains of 1,200 Holocaust victims were buried after being unearthed earlier this year. Jewish community leaders criticized Belarusian authorities' decision to continue a building project at the mass grave site....
07:34, 2019-05-23

Florida principal reassigned after saying Holocaust was not a ‘factual, historical event’ BOCA RATON, Fla. (NBC NEWS) – A Florida principal has been reassigned to an administrative position after he told a parent in an email that the Holocaust was not a “factual, historical event.” The Palm Beach Post revealed Friday that in a 2018 email exchange with a parent, Principal William La...
06:00, 2019-07-09

Holocaust survivor’s son asks judge to block auction of dad’s relic The son of a Holocaust survivor claims a struggling unaccredited Jewish museum is auctioning off a World War II artifact that he inherited from his late dad without his permission, according to a new lawsuit. Rabbi Hyman Rubin says he discovered the 8-foot-tall Krumbach Torah Ark — which was gifted ...
04:17, 2019-09-11

Holocaust survivors respond to AOC's 'concentration camp' comments in new video Two holocaust survivors responded to Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's, D-N.Y. concentration camp comments Saturday, and their feelings were resoundingly negative.  ...
21:51, 2019-06-23

Holocaust survivor celebrates 104th birthday surrounded by 400 descendants This is the picture of triumph over evil. A Holocaust survivor celebrated her 104th birthday last week at the Western Wall in Jerusalem — and for the occasion posed for a photo surrounded by about 400 of her descendants, including her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Centenaria...
05:17, 2019-08-08

Brass plaque memorializing Holocaust victim defaced in Rome A brass plaque memorializing a Nazi Holocaust victim in Rome has been defaced with a sticker reading in German, "Murderers always return to the crime scene."...
21:17, 2019-05-30

The Holocaust survivor, 87, facing eviction in California: 'Will they throw me to the ground?' Exclusive: Musiy Rishin speaks out about landlord who wants wealthier tenants and has fought to evict him and his dying sonMusiy Rishin knows how to survive.He narrowly escaped the Nazis’ massacre of Jews in the Ukraine in 1941. His family lived through wartime famine, and an earthquake in Uzbekista...
15:34, 2019-08-18

Poland honors national soccer player murdered in Holocaust Jozef Klotz, a Polish Jewish soccer player who scored the national team's first ever goal in an international match but was later murdered by the Nazis, was honored by Poland's soccer association on Monday....
03:34, 2019-06-11

German Holocaust archive puts millions of documents online The International Tracing Service in Germany has uploaded more than 13 million documents from Nazi concentration camps, including prisoner cards and death notices, to help Holocaust researchers and others investigate the fate of victims....
15:17, 2019-05-21

Al Jazeera suspends journalists over anti-Semitic Holocaust video Al Jazeera on Sunday suspended two journalists over a video that accused Jewish people of exploiting the Holocaust — and Israel of being the genocide’s “greatest beneficiary.” The viral clip, posted Friday by the broadcaster’s online AJ+ Arabic service, said that the Holocaus...
23:34, 2019-05-21

Access Millions of Newly Digitized Holocaust Records for Free Records from the Holocaust and Nazi persecution have become more accessible, thanks to newly digitized archives. A joint initiative between Ancestry.com and the Arolsen Archives—an international center on Nazi persecution—has resulted in the digitization of millions of records from the era. And unli...
17:00, 2019-08-02

White Plains Holocaust memorial found vandalized on eve of Yom Kippur The Westchester County police discovered two flyers containing anti-Semitic messages and graphics outside of the Holocaust Garden of Remembrance on Martine Avenue on Tuesday....
01:17, 2019-10-10

Primo Levi: Remembering the Holocaust writer born 100 years ago He managed to survive Auschwitz by chance. The Italian Jewish chemist then went on to write invaluable autobiographical accounts of life in the Nazi concentration camps and of displaced people after World War II....
19:51, 2019-07-31

Over 140 Holocaust Experts Agreeing With AOC Should Finally Put This Dumb Fight to Rest Last month, the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum put out a press release criticizing Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez for using the term “concentration camps” to refer to the detention of migrants in horrific conditions at the U.S. border. The museum wrote in the statement that it “unequivocally rejects ...
09:17, 2019-07-02

Germany extends Holocaust compensation to include survivor spouses Until now, payments to Holocaust survivors stopped when they died — often leaving their spouses without a major source of income. The German government has now agreed for the first time to extend compensation....
10:51, 2019-07-02

Chrissy Teigen’s new tattoo slammed for ‘strong Holocaust vibes’ Chrissy Teigen debuted a new tattoo on Instagram Thursday evening, featuring a series of small numbers along the inside of her forearm. The 33-year-old former model’s post contains a slideshow of three images with a closeup of the final ink depicted in the last one. It features five birthdays ...
05:00, 2019-10-05

Chrissy Teigen gets mixed reactions to a new arm tattoo with some saying it has 'really strong Holocaust vibes' Frazer Harrison/Getty Images Chrissy Teigen posted a photo on her Instagram Thursday night depicting a minimal tattoo with numbers representing five birthdays, three of which include her husband, singer John Legend (12/28/78), her daughter Luna (4/14/16), and her son Miles (5/16/18). Some accounts ...
05:34, 2019-10-05

Sachsenhausen concentration camp memorial files charges against Holocaust denier A man who allegedly spread hate speech at the Sachsenhausen camp memorial near Berlin will face criminal charges. He was part of a group visiting from the constituency of Alice Weidel, leader of the far-right AfD....
06:34, 2019-08-13

YouTube bans videos that deny factual catastrophes such as the Holocaust ever happened YouTube is to remove videos that deny factual catastrophes such as the Holocaust, and curb ad revenue with channels that skirt too close to its rules.Read More...
09:34, 2019-06-06

By inventing family of Holocaust victims, blogger avoided 'collective responsibility' German blogger Marie Sophie Hingst invented a Jewish family history. DW asked historian Micha Brumlik about possible motivations: Her urge to be a victim might have been more appealing than facing up to responsibility....
15:17, 2019-06-05

Dutch politician apologizes for calling Jews 'meek lambs' during the Holocaust A far-right Dutch senator has been forced to retract comments he gave during an interview in which he claimed Jews had been driven to “the gas chambers just like meek little lambs” during the Holocaust....
22:34, 2019-06-12

YouTube reversal bans Holocaust hoaxers, stops pay for borderline creators YouTube said on Wednesday it would remove videos that deny factual catastrophes such as the Holocaust ever happened and stop sharing ad revenue with channels that skirt too close to its rules, a major policy reversal as it fights criticism that it provides a platform for hate speech and harassment....
11:51, 2019-06-06

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15:34, 2019-07-02

German film producer, Holocaust survivor Artur Brauner, dies at age 100 After fleeing and surviving the Holocaust, Brauner returned to Germany to produce some of the most famous anti-fascist films. He is credited on over 300 films....
01:51, 2019-07-08

Pink Fiercely Defends Picture of Her Kids Running in Holocaust Memorial Pink is calling out critics of her recent Instagram photo. On Sunday, the superstar singer took to social media to post a series of pictures from her family's time in Berlin, Germany.......
05:34, 2019-07-15

Hebrew inscriptions exposed for the first time since historic synagogue was destroyed in the Holocaust Archaeologists have uncovered 200-year-old Hebrew inscriptions at the site of the Great Synagogue of Vilna (Vilnius) in Lithuania for the first time since its destruction during the Holocaust....
04:51, 2019-07-24

Florida principal reassigned after he told parent he 'can't say the Holocaust is a factual, historical event' The principal of a Florida high school allegedly refused to believe the Holocaust happened because "not everyone believes" the historical event — which left some six million people dead — actually happened....
06:00, 2019-07-09

High school principal reassigned for refusing to say the Holocaust was ‘a factual, historical event’ A high school principal in Florida was reassigned Monday after he refused to say that the Holocaust was a “factual, historical event.” “It is out of an abundance of concern and respect for the students and staff of Spanish River Community High School that School District Administra...
03:17, 2019-07-09

Holocaust survivor asks Senate to help recoup insurance money of murdered relatives WASHINGTON — A 90-year-old Holocaust survivor called on the US Senate Tuesday to pass legislation that would help others like him collect the insurance claims of their relatives murdered by the Nazis. “My parents, my four brothers, my sister, and grandparents were all murdered in Auschwitz,” D...
00:17, 2019-09-18

Holocaust survivor who preached forgiveness, despite being tortured alongside her twin by the Nazis, dies Holocaust survivor Eva Mozes Kor died Thursday morning in Krakow, Poland, just miles from the Auschwitz concentration camp.        ...
21:00, 2019-07-04

Gov. Kate Brown signs bill requiring Oregon schools to teach about Holocaust Oregon Gov. Kate Brown signed a new law Monday requiring that the Holocaust and other genocides be taught in state public middle and high schools beginning in the 2020-21 school year....
20:17, 2019-07-16

Heirs of Holocaust victim sue Lehman Foundation to recoup million-dollar artwork The heirs of a Jewish man who died in the Theresienstadt concentration camp in the current Czech Republic are demanding the return of his multimillion-dollar painting by Egon Schiele, which is in Christie’s auction house in Manhattan, according to a civil suit filed in Manhattan on Thursday. T...
18:00, 2019-10-04

Art theft mystery solved after WWII painting is found in the home of Holocaust survivor A historical treasure that’s been lost for decades, was discovered in a Connecticut home right before it was set to be sold in auction.        ...
21:34, 2019-09-10

YouTube bans neo-Nazi and Holocaust-denial videos in push against hate speech Enlarge (credit: YouTube / Getty / Aurich Lawson) YouTube today expanded its hate-speech policy to ban more white supremacist videos, such as those that promote Nazi ideology. The site is also banning hoax videos that deny the existence of the Holocaust and other well-documented violent events. Th...
02:51, 2019-06-06

Holocaust history now required in Oregon schools after law championed by teen, concentration camp survivor Oregon public schools will now be required to teach students about the Holocaust, and other genocides throughout history, after the passage of a new bill signed into law by Gov. Kate Brown on Monday....
17:17, 2019-07-16

Tlaib, Omar share image by artist once celebrated in Iran's Holocaust cartoon contest Reps. Ilhan Omar, D-Minn., and Rashida Tlaib, D-Mich., continue to speak out against President Trump and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu following the decision to bar them from visiting Israel last week, but recent social media posts from the freshman congresswomen included a political car...
07:34, 2019-08-19

Former Nazi soldier charged after blaming victims for deaths, denying impact of Holocaust, report says A former Nazi soldier is facing up to 7 years in prison after German prosecutors say he appeared on a television program and blamed his victims for their deaths, while also denying the impact of the Holocaust....
19:00, 2019-07-24

Florida caretaker allegedly scammed Holocaust survivor and her husband out of $116G life savings A caretaker working for a Holocaust survivor and her husband allegedly stole thousands of dollars from the elderly Florida couple — and spent it on shopping trips, expensive restaurants and gifts cards, according to police....
20:00, 2019-08-07

Massachusetts man accidentally sold wife’s bike – given to her by Holocaust-surviving father – during yard sale: reports A Massachusetts man mistakenly sold a vintage bike that was gifted to his wife by her Holocaust-surviving father more than 45 years ago and is now desperate to get it back, according to reports....
10:17, 2019-07-08

German blogger who made up family’s Holocaust story found dead in her Dublin apartment: report  A German historian and disgraced blogger who was outed last month for creating a fake account of her family’s suffering during the Holocaust has been found dead at age 31, a report said....
22:51, 2019-07-31

Alyssa Milano tweets images comparing Mike Pence to Holocaust architect Heinrich Himmler Actress Alyssa Milano continued to attack the Trump administration Saturday when she suggested that Vice President Mike Pence's Friday visit to a migrant detention center in Texas was similar to Nazi leader Heinrich Himmler visiting a Soviet POW camp....
06:17, 2019-07-14

Queen's Birthday Honours 2019: Seven Holocaust survivors receive British Empire Medals All Holocaust survivors in Britain should be recognised by the Queen, a leading campaigner has said as seven survivors were honoured in her 2019 Birthday Honours list....
04:17, 2019-06-08

In the event of a killer asteroid, volcanic apocalypse, or nuclear holocaust, mushrooms could save humanity from extinction Vincent Kessler/Reuters In a new book, writer Bryan Walsh describes strategies that might keep people alive after a disaster like an asteroid impact, supervolcano eruption, or nuclear war. Walsh suggests that because mushrooms, rats, and some insects can thrive without sunlight, humans could start ...
21:51, 2019-09-15

What would go in the Rihanna museum? The prime minister of Barbados hopes to mark the musician’s legacy with a special exhibitionIt has been three long years since Rihanna last released an album but, in that time, she has become even harder to avoid. Which is saying something when you consider that, between 2005 and 2012, she released ...
15:51, 2019-07-19

A Dutch railway helped transport people to Nazi camps. Now it's paying reparations to Holocaust survivors The Dutch national railway company will pay reparations to minorities whom it transported to camps in the Netherlands during World War II.        ...
17:51, 2019-06-28

There's a secret way into Egypt's new museum Cairo's spectacular Grand Egyptian Museum doesn't open for another two years. But for $250, there's a way to sneak inside and get a "secret" preview tour....
14:51, 2019-08-09

Can Virgil Abloh Fit in a Museum? “Figures of Speech” in Chicago tries to capture the essence of a prodigious fashion designer. It’s an endeavor with radical juxtapositions, clever products and some missed opportunities....
23:51, 2019-08-22

A new museum in Paris is all about money The new Citéco museum of economics aims to make the mysteries of money comprehensible — and fun — for everyone. From art to film, there's plenty to discover between the walls of this castle-like former mansion....
20:34, 2019-08-19

1,500 museums to visit for free on Museum Day More than 1,500 museums and cultural institutions around the country will celebrate Smithsonian Magazine's 15th annual Museum Day on Sept. 21 with free admission to anyone who downloads a special ticket....
01:17, 2019-09-16

Bobblehead Hall of Fame and Museum A look at some of the best bobbleheads on display at Milwaukee's National Bobblehead Hall of Fame and Museum.        ...
09:34, 2019-05-25

Museum of the Future: A new world icon? In Dubai, the Museum of the Future aims to serve as a base to explore the greatest challenges and technologies that will shape the world of tomorrow....
15:00, 2019-06-10

Museum says not everything glittered in Dutch ‘Golden Age’ A museum in Amsterdam is facing criticism for its decision to stop using the term “Golden Age” to describe the 17th century, when the Netherlands was a mercantile, military and artistic superpower...
10:00, 2019-09-14

The best museum exhibitions of Summer 2019 Some days, summer heat is just a bit too much. Enjoy a little air conditioning and culture on offer at some of America's best summer movie exhibits.       ...
03:00, 2019-07-12

Lifting the lid on Japan's poo museum – in pictures Japan’s culture of cute has embraced poo, which gets a pop twist at the Unko Museum in Yokohama, near Tokyo. Visitors can play a poo-themed video game and pose on a variety of WCs. All the twisty ice-cream and cupcake shapes on display are artificial, and come in a variety of colours and sizes Conti...
21:34, 2019-07-04

In Iraq Museum, ‘Things There That Are Nowhere Else in the World’ The Iraq Museum has a majestic, world-class collection of ancient art dating back 5,000 years, but it struggles to connect with an audience of younger Iraqis....
09:51, 2019-06-09

Unwanted relic displayed at museum We’ll say this about the Kevin Spacey Acting Comeback Tour—an event we did not sign up for, and would just as soon be left off of, thanks: It’s a hell of a lot fucking weirder than any of the shit Louis CK has been trying to pull. Spacey has, after all, made exactly one major public appearance in t...
09:34, 2019-08-03

How a Cologne museum is dealing with its colonial heritage Works from Africa are in many German museums, including in the Cologne Rautenstrauch-Joest Museum. A new cooperation project with Kenya aims to establish the provenance of its exhibits....
15:34, 2019-10-01

Manziel uniform stolen from Texas A&M museum Texas A&M University police said a man entered Kyle Field's Hall of Champions museum and stole a Johnny Manziel uniform on the evening of Aug. 26. The theft is being investigated, police said....
04:51, 2019-09-13

Science Museum workers across England strike over low pay Below-inflation pay rises have left staff with 13% real-terms wage cut since 2010, says unionStaff at Science Museum sites across England have begun a 24-hour strike in protest over low pay.The action comes after the group’s directors refused to increase a below inflation 1.5% pay rise offered to mo...
20:34, 2019-08-30

Director of Jewish Museum Berlin resigns The director of the Jewish Museum Berlin, Peter Schäfer, has resigned following criticism from the Central Council of Jews. At issue were a museum exhibition and a tweet seen to be critical of Israel's occupation policy....
04:17, 2019-06-15

Dutch museum bans 'Golden Age' from exhibitions Not all that glitters is gold, the Amsterdam Museum has decided as it opts for '17th century' instead of 'Golden Age.' The move to ban the term has revived a debate about the Netherlands' colonial past....
02:34, 2019-09-14

Whitney Museum Chooses Curators for Its Next Biennial David Breslin and Adrienne Edwards are paired up for the museum’s next exhibition, in 2021, after a year filled with controversy over the 2019 Biennial....
00:00, 2019-10-08

New leader chosen for National Corvette Museum BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (AP) — A Kentucky museum dedicated to the Corvette will soon have a new leader. The National Corvette Museum’s board of directors has selected Sean Preston to serve as the museum’s president and CEO. He will succeed the museum’s longtime top executive, Wendell St...
11:51, 2019-06-28

4 the Weekend: Astronomy Night at the Desert Museum MUSIC  90’s House Party Saturday 8 p.m. AVA Amptheater This 90’s inspired concert will take places at AVA Amphitheater Saturday. Artists include Vanilla Ice and Coolio. Tickets start at $25. SPORTS Sugar Skulls v Arizona Rattlers Saturday  6 p.m. Tucson Arena The Tucson Sugar Skulls ar...
19:00, 2019-05-23

It used to be super easy to steal from the Metropolitan Museum of Art Back in the late 1970s and early ’80s, the Metropolitan Museum of Art, arguably New York’s most esteemed institution, kept its treasured works about as secure as the razor blades at Duane Reade. “Before surveillance, which became sophisticated in 2004, museums were vulnerable,” John Barelli, the Met...
03:00, 2019-09-08

Museum of Sex a hotbed for sexual harassment: suit “Patrons and co-workers of the Museum grope its employees, use utterly inappropriate sexual language, and inquire into employees’ private sex lives,” the suit alleges....
00:34, 2019-06-20

2 bullets strike bus after students taken to Chicago museum CHICAGO (AP) — Police say stray gunfire struck a suburban school bus after it dropped students at the Museum of Science and Industry in Chicago. Chicago police and Northbrook School District 28 officials said only the driver was aboard the bus Tuesday morning when two bullets struck the vehicle. Aut...
17:51, 2019-05-22

The real stars of China's first dedicated car museum China's car industry is only around 70 years old, but its first auto museum is not short of icons China has only been making cars since the 1950s, but its short homegrown history is rich and varied, as the Shanghai Auto Museum reveals Opened in 2007, the Shanghai Auto Museum proudly trumpets that...
08:51, 2019-06-29

This poster museum has literally the coolest exhibit around Fancy seeing your face on Rosie the Riveter’s body? How about on that Uncle Sam “I Want You” poster? There’s a photo booth for that. You’ll find it at Poster House, the city’s newest and, perhaps, coolest museum: The thermostat is set at 68 degrees, to protect the paper the posters are printed on. T...
19:34, 2019-08-10

Rejoice, for the Vagina Museum opens this fall The Icelandic Phallological Museum’s been around for more than two decades, so consider it yet another shitty reflection of our times that we’re only just now getting a vagina museum. Well, thanks to Florence Schechter, a visit to Iceland’s dick museum, and a £50,000 crowdfunding campaign, London wi...
20:17, 2019-09-23

Museum Day: More than 1,600 institutions across the country are free Sept. 21 Everything you need to know about Museum Day 2019, when more than 1,600 institutions in all 50 states will offer free admission.       ...
20:00, 2019-08-21

Met Museum's "Apollo's Muse: The Moon in the Age of Photography" preview The Metropolitan Museum's exhibit "Apollo's Muse: The Moon in the Age of Photography" explores how the moon has inspired art and includes astronomical instruments used by the Apollo astronauts....
00:51, 2019-07-02

Met Museum celebrates Apollo 11 anniversary with moon exhibit New York City's Metropolitan Museum of Art on Monday debuted a new exhibiting celebrating all things moon to mark the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 lunar landing....
00:51, 2019-07-02

'Look without looting': the Imperial War Museum charts a history of destruction From burning books to bombed Buddhas, a new exhibition looks at the cultural destruction of war – and the controversial reconstruction efforts that followPickaxes, dynamite, anti-aircraft guns – the Taliban had tried everything to destroy the Bamiyan Buddhas, which had towered for 15 centuries in a ...
23:34, 2019-07-03

Why a Plan to Redefine the Meaning of ‘Museum’ Is Stirring Up Controversy When you visit a museum, chances are you think more about the items you’re there to see than about the museum itself — much less about the meaning of museums in general. But while art and antiquities are what draw millions of curious visitors to museums each year, that last matter has lo...
13:00, 2019-09-10

Germany Celebrates 100 Years of Bauhaus Design With a New Museum BERLIN (AP) — The eastern German city of Dessau marked the 100th anniversary of the Bauhaus school of design Sunday with the opening of a new museum featuring a collection of exhibits and objects that tie in with the movement’s iconic buildings. Chancellor Angela Merkel told a crowd at t...
08:34, 2019-09-09

Museum apologizes to minority students told: 'No watermelon' Boston's venerable Museum of Fine Arts has apologized to a group of minority middle school students who say they were subjected to racism by staff and some other patrons during a field trip....
18:51, 2019-05-23

"Wall Of Spies": New Museum You Can't Visit Dedicated To US Turncoats In November 2007, Russian President Vladimir Putin raised a glass with his military intelligence officials to honor and celebrate an American named George Koval....
05:34, 2019-10-06

A glimpse behind the scenes of Giza’s Grand Egyptian Museum Egypt’s vast, much-delayed museum is scheduled to open in 2020. But while Tutankhamun’s treasures are being readied for tourists, some critics see the building as a vanity projectIn the vast, shade-dappled atrium of Egypt’s new Grand Egyptian Museum, construction work surrounded a colossal statue of...
10:17, 2019-09-04

History museum explores Germans’ view of Britain As Brexit looms, one of Germany’s main history museums is examining Germans’ views of the British, complete with a countdown clock that may be reset if Britain’s departure from the European Union is delayed...
18:00, 2019-10-04

Guantánamo lawyers see issues in torture exhibit at spy museum Defence lawyers and critics say Washington museum’s display on US use of torture in wake of 9/11 sanitises the punishmentsLast Thursday, a handful of defence lawyers from the military tribunal trials under way in Guantánamo Bay gathered by James Bond’s silver Aston Martin in the lobby of Washington’...
18:51, 2019-05-27

Statue of Liberty Museum lets you check her out from head to toe “Head, shoulders, knees and toes … knees and toes … eyes and ears and mouth and nose … ” I couldn’t help thinking of the children’s ditty while visiting the new Statue of Liberty Museum, just steps away from America’s great symbol of freedom. Here, kids can clamber over and s...
01:34, 2019-05-25

Angela Merkel opens new Bauhaus Museum in Dessau The German chancellor was in the eastern town of Dessau to open the new Bauhaus Museum to mark the 100th anniversary of the school's foundation. The surprisingly eclectic Bauhaus style shaped the 20th century....
03:34, 2019-09-09

Mets' Alonso donates customized cleats to 9/11 museum Mets slugger Pete Alonso visited the National September 11 Memorial & Museum on Tuesday to donate the custom cleats and baseball bat honoring first responders that he used in a game on the 18th anniversary of the terrorist attacks....
13:00, 2019-10-02

Louvre museum covers Sackler name after opioid protests France’s Louvre museum has taped over the Sackler name as donors to a wing of the building after protests against the family blamed for the opioid crisis in the United States...
12:01, 2019-07-18

British Museum 'has head in sand' over return of artefacts Authors of major report accuse institution of hiding from issue of looted colonial-era objectsThe authors of an influential report on colonial-era artefacts, which recommended a restitution programme to transfer hundreds of items from European institutions to Africa, have criticised the British Muse...
17:17, 2019-06-21

Tel Aviv museum showcases climate change solutions The "Fridays for Future" protests have reinvigorated the debate on climate change around the world. An exhibition in Tel Aviv now shows how cities can use innovative technologies to limit the effects of global warming....
18:34, 2019-07-22

The lost Louvre of Uzbekistan: the museum that hid art banned by Stalin This museum in a bleak outpost has one of the world’s greatest collections of avant-garde art, rescued from Stalin’s clutches by an electrician. But now it needs a rescue of its ownI am sitting at a huge table at the Ministry of Culture in Tashkent, Uzbekistan, as officials explain what sounds like ...
17:51, 2019-05-21

Italian museum looks to unlock da Vinci hair mystery An Italian museum says it plans to carry out DNA tests on a lock of hair it believes might have belonged to the Renaissance artist Leonardo da Vinci, who died 500 years ago this month....
17:17, 2019-05-21

Museum Of Prime Ministers Goes Beyond "Political Untouchability": PM Modi Prime Minister Narendra Modi today announced that a grand museum for all former prime ministers will be built in Delhi and called on the families and friends of the former PMs to share aspects of......
22:34, 2019-07-24

Tyson keeps museum post after sexual misconduct probe Astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson will keep his job as head of the Hayden Planetarium at New York’s American Museum of Natural History after the museum concluded its investigation into sexual misconduct accusations against him...
17:51, 2019-07-31

Science Museum’s Top Secret exhibition feeds spy-loving kid in us all From ciphers to cybersecurity, the child in you (and your children too) will love this amazingly detailed voyage into every nook and cranny of the secret state...
22:17, 2019-07-31

Poland’s president OKs seizure of WWII site for new museum Poland’s president has signed into law a bill that allows the government to seize the site of the first World War II battle and build a new museum there...
23:34, 2019-08-02

Rare albino porcupine spotted at Maine museum A mysterious hairy, white creature found on the lawn of the Seashore Trolley Museum in Kennebunkport, Maine this week was later determined to be a rare albino porcupine. ...
01:00, 2019-07-21

Cambridge’s Museum of Zoology: Bobby the whale and Attenborough Bobby the fin whale presides over the reopening of Cambridge University’s zoology museum – with David Attenborough putting the final specimen in place...
18:17, 2019-05-21

Guggenheim Workers Vote to Join a Union, the Museum’s First Art installers and maintenance workers are to become part of the International Union of Operating Engineers, which also represents workers at MoMA PS1....
21:34, 2019-06-28

Billionaire’s $279M ranch comes with car museum, dinosaur fossil When a mansion hits the market, you might find high-end amenities such as an infinity pool, a home theater and a guest house. But to sweeten the deal of his Gateway, Colo., ranch for sale, John Hendricks — the billionaire founder of the Discovery Channel — threw in something a bit more o...
18:00, 2019-06-11

Louvre employees mull closing museum again over overcrowding PARIS (AP) — Employees at the Louvre in Paris are mulling whether to close the museum for a second day this week over tourist overcrowding. The world’s most visited museum was closed on Monday after employees complained they were harassed by tourists waiting to see the Mona Lisa. Pierre Zinenb...
18:17, 2019-05-28

'A focal point, not an accessory': behind New York's first poster museum At Poster House, the history of the medium is explored in unprecedented depth with examples from all over the world and throughout historyNew York has long been known for its street art – whether it was Keith Haring’s political graffiti in the 1980s or, more recently, guerrilla posters tracing racis...
18:34, 2019-05-28

The Latest: Trump baby blimp could be heading to a museum LONDON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump’s visit to Europe (all times local): 10:10 a.m. The Trump baby blimp could be headed for a museum. The Museum of London says it wants to acquire a rubber inflatable depicting President Donald Trump as a giant screaming baby that has featured i...
12:00, 2019-06-03

Photographer explores darkest corners of famous museum When Susanna Brown joined London's prestigious V&A museum over a decade ago as a curator in photographs, one of the first things she acquired was a group of images by Tim Walker....
22:17, 2019-10-10

Amsterdam’s Stedelijk modern art museum names new director THE HAGUE, Netherlands (AP) — The Stedelijk Museum Amsterdam says it has appointed Rein Wolfs as its new director, replacing Jan Willem Sieburgh, who filled the prestigious role on an interim basis after the previous director quit. The modern and contemporary art museum in the Dutch capital announce...
15:51, 2019-06-07

Newly expanded, renovated Museum of Modern Art opens in NYC New York City's Museum of Modern Art unveiled its newly renovated and expanded building Thursday, adding more gallery space "to exhibit significantly more art in new and interdisciplinary ways," the facility announced....
23:51, 2019-10-10

Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum fosters hope The Hiroshima Peace Memorial Museum is where Japanese and people from all over the world come to reflect on the horror of nuclear weapons and the healing that has taken place since the August 6, 1945, bombing....
00:17, 2019-08-06

Director of Berlin’s Jewish Museum quits following criticism BERLIN (AP) — The director of Berlin’s Jewish Museum is stepping down following strong criticism of the museum’s leadership by Germany’s Jewish community. A statement Friday said director Peter Schaefer was resigning to prevent further damage to the museum. There was no immediate w...
19:34, 2019-06-14

‘User in yer face’ is an online museum of design horrors If you think the design of Facebook, Twitter, or any other popular site you use regularly is bad, hold your horses. I’m going to introduce you to a website that’ll make you spill your coffee, pull your hair, scream in agony, and punch the wall. Maybe all at the same time. The website, aptly named Us...
00:34, 2019-07-05

Math museum has some crazy, cool next-level origami When you have eight different shades of paper and fold four differently colored sheets together at a time, how many unique squares can you create? Charlene Morrow poses that question as she stands in front of an origami patchwork she made with 228 sheets of paper. That work, “Subtle Uniqueness...
23:51, 2019-08-23

Masterpieces of the Baroque: Caravaggio on show at Museum Barberini Works by Caravaggio and other Baroque masters are being exhibited in Potsdam for the first time. The exhibiton "Baroque Pathways" boasts 54 masterpieces from the Palazzo Barberini and Galleria Corsini in Rome....
19:34, 2019-07-15

Angered by This Roosevelt Statue? A Museum Wants Visitors to Weigh In Conversation about monuments has reached a fever pitch, and the city was split on this one. The American Museum of Natural History is opening an exhibition on it....
19:17, 2019-07-15

4 the Weekend: Desert Museum ‘Cool Summer Nights’ WILDCARD Cool Summer Nights 5 – 10 p.m. Saturday Desert Museum The Desert Museum’s ‘Cool Summer Nights’ are in full swing. Visitors can experience the park after dark until 10 p.m. There will be animal presentations, food, arts and crafts and adult beverages available. Arizon...
20:00, 2019-07-11

End of Golden Age: Dutch museum bans term from exhibits Debate over Netherlands’ colonial past resurfaces with switch to ‘17th century’ as alternativeOne of the Netherlands’ most prestigious museums has fuelled fresh debate over the the country’s colonial past by deciding it will no longer use the term Golden Age to describe the 17th century when it was ...
21:51, 2019-09-13

National Atomic Testing Museum in Vegas looking for new home The National Atomic Testing Museum in Las Vegas has outgrown its space east of the Las Vegas Strip, according to museum officials, who are looking for a new location to expand the facility's nuclear testing exhibits....
02:17, 2019-06-16

Director of Berlin’s Jewish Museum Quits After Spat Over B.D.S. Peter Schäfer stepped down after the museum became engaged in a dispute on Twitter about the boycott, divestment and sanctions movement against Israel....
05:51, 2019-06-15

Someone Wanted A Johnny Manziel Jersey Bad Enough To Steal One From A Museum The Texas A&M campus police asked for help Thursday afternoon identifying a “person of interest” in the theft of the uniform of NFL bust and CFL flameout Johnny Manziel, last seen having a cup of coffee with the now defunct Alliance of American Football. The uniform was reportedly stolen from A&...
12:17, 2019-09-13

New Jim Clark Motorsport Museum celebrates racing icon We take a look inside the newly completed space that celebrates Scotland’s double F1 champion and Indy 500 winner Less than 12 months after breaking ground, the £1.65 million Jim Clark Motorsport Museum in the Scottish Borders town of Duns is finished, and we’ve been treated to an advance look ahea...
16:17, 2019-07-10

Apollo 11 Module Coming To Cincinnati Museum Center CINCINNATI (LEX 18) – As we approach the 50th anniversary of the moon landing, the Cincinnati Museum Center and the Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service have announced that CMC will be the fifth and final stop on the national tour of the Smithsonian’s traveling exhibition Destination...
20:34, 2019-06-14

Mets' Alonso donates custom cleats to 9/11 museum Mets slugger Pete Alonso visited the National September 11 Memorial & Museum to donate the custom first-responder cleats and baseball bat he used in a game on the 18th anniversary of the terrorist attacks. (Oct. 1)       ...
00:00, 2019-10-02

Florida principal refused to call the Holocaust a 'factual, historical event' William Latson, the principal of Spanish River High School in Boca Raton, Florida, said, "Not everyone believes the Holocaust happened."        ...
23:17, 2019-07-08

Sadiq Khan says Holocaust memorial in Victoria Tower Gardens would be 'powerful statement against hatred' The row over a proposed Holocaust Memorial beside Parliament intensified today as Sadiq Khan said it should be built to make a "powerful national statement" about fighting intolerance....
17:51, 2019-09-02

Sneak peek: National Museum of the U.S. Army opening in 2020 The National Museum of the United States Army will be open to the public on June 4, 2020 at Fort Belvoir, Virginia.       ...
07:00, 2019-08-29

Vive la Finance! A Chic Economics Museum Opens in Paris Housed in an old mansion-turned-bank, the interactive Citeco economics museum aims to appeal to everyone from 8-year-old penny pinchers to seasoned hedgefunders....
03:17, 2019-08-08

Louvre Museum first to remove Sackler family name after opioid protests France's Louvre Museum in Paris has become the first major institution to remove the Sackler family name after protests erupted against the family that is blamed for the deadly opioid crisis in the United States....
16:34, 2019-07-18

International Wildlife Museum holding school supply drive TUCSON— The International Wildlife Museum will be holding a school supply drive starting today until Sunday, July 7. All supplies donated will go toward low ranking military families. Visitors who donate will receive reduced admission. The museum encourages visitors to bring pencils, notebooks, back...
04:17, 2019-07-05

Louisiana dry cleaner helps military museum unravel history Matthew Porche, a third-generation owner of Uneeda Dry Cleaners in Houma, La., is lending a hand to a southern Louisiana military museum in restoring the history of American soldiers who served in World War I and World War II....
04:17, 2019-06-29

U.S. judge rules Spanish museum can keep Pissarro confiscated by Nazis A Madrid museum cannot be forced to return a Camille Pissarro painting that was seized by the Nazis from its Jewish owners during World War Two, despite the institution's failure to honor its "moral commitments," a federal judge in California has ruled....
17:17, 2019-05-21

Cuteness overload: Desert Museum releases name of baby ocelot TUCSON – Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum’s newest and cutest fuzzball finally has a name – and the name’s origins are as sweet as the kitten, herself. Back in March, Arieta, the endangered female ocelot at the museum, gave birth to a female cub through an artificial insemination...
07:34, 2019-06-15

Czech Culture Minister Resigns After Firing Museum Directors Antonin Stanek faced international complaints after he dismissed two museum chiefs. He said they had committed crimes, but many saw the moves as personal....
14:51, 2019-05-21

Brooklyn Museum’s ‘Pierre Cardin: Future Fashion’ is out of this world Most haute couturiers whip up gowns for galas, chic suits for high-powered meetings and tasteful cocktail dresses for ladies’ luncheons. Pierre Cardin makes clothes to wear on the moon. Those space-age threads — launched in 1964 with his Cosmos collection — included ribbed body stockings and vinyl m...
08:17, 2019-07-20

A mecca for baby boomers: Woodstock museum keeps memory of '69 alive At the spot where the legendary festival took place 50 years ago, there's now a museum and music conference center chronicling and celebrating the history of Woodstock. But does it do justice to the historic events?...
08:34, 2019-08-15

Bank of America Cardholders Get Free Museum Admission This Weekend Summer may be “over” now that the long Labor Day weekend has passed, but that doesn’t mean you have to hold off on fun weekend excursions until the spring. If you’re looking for something to do this weekend, you may be able to visit a nearby museum for free. Bank of America cardholders can get into ...
16:17, 2019-09-04

Museum shrouds endangered wildlife exhibits in mourning veil Bristol Museum to highlight biodiversity crisis after children demand true stories of exhibitsOne of Britain’s largest natural history collections is to shroud its exhibits of extinct and endangered species in black mourning veils to highlight the global biodiversity crisis. Related: Trump officials...
18:34, 2019-08-14

Head of Louis Armstrong House Museum Resigns After Discord The man hired six months ago to lead the Louis Armstrong House Museum into a new era has resigned following conflict between the new boss and staff over his vision and management style....
21:51, 2019-07-20

Metropolitan Museum of Art says it will no longer accept gifts from Sackler family The moves comes after other leading cultural institutions, including the Guggenheim in New York and the Tate in London, said they would cut ties with the family....
16:34, 2019-05-21

Neil deGrasse Tyson will keep museum job after sexual misconduct investigation Celebrity astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson keeps post at Hayden Planetarium after an investigation into sexual misconduct allegations against him.        ...
22:17, 2019-07-31

Boston arts museum bans 2 visitors for offensive language BOSTON (AP) — Boston’s Museum of Fine Arts has banned two visitors and vowed to change protocols for guards after minority middle school students said they were subjected to racism by staff and patrons during a field trip last week. Principal Arturo Forrest told The Boston Globe one museum sta...
02:00, 2019-05-25

Steinem among winners of National Civil Rights Museum award The National Civil Rights Museum says this year’s Freedom Award recipients are musician John Legend, feminist writer Gloria Steinem and human rights activist Hafsat Nabiola...
17:51, 2019-07-31

How Lonnie Bunch came to lead the Museum of African American History Lonnie Bunch, director of the National Museum of African American History in Washington, D.C., helps us understand what has united and divided us.        ...
14:38, 2019-05-21

‘Imagine It:’ New exhibit opens Friday at Children’s Museum Tucson Imagine It! debuted on Friday, June 21, 2019 at the Children’s Museum Tucson. Courtesy Children’s Museum Tucson Facebook TUCSON – The Children’s Museum Tucson is kicking off the weekend with a new exhibit. Imagine It! Imagine It! opens at 9 a.m., on Friday –the exhibit is composed of art...
16:51, 2019-06-21

Amsterdam museum presents results of 5-year Chagall research New research shows that for much of Russian-French modernist painter Marc Chagall’s life, which took him from a tiny village in rural Russia to St. Petersburg, Paris and New York, he remained remarkably faithful to eight pigments in his colorful works...
14:17, 2019-09-13

Louvre removes Sackler name from museum wing amid protests Some members of multibillionaire family are accused of profiting from opioid crisis The Louvre museum in Paris has removed the name of the art philanthropist family Sackler from a major wing devoted to eastern antiquities.The Sackler name came down this month after a protest by the US art photograph...
22:34, 2019-07-17

Kacey Musgraves’ museum exhibit gives her time to reflect Kacey Musgraves hadn’t taken much time to reflect on her career until she saw it chronicled behind museum glass. The Texas singer is the subject of a new exhibit at the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum. (July 2)        ...
15:00, 2019-07-03

Now kids, help us to kill Bin Laden! The dark side of Washington's spy museum The bugged shoes and poison brollies are fun and fascinating. But why are the sections about state-sponsored torture and assassination so uncritical?Sitting in a glass case, standing out against a backdrop of deep red, there’s an ice axe that still bears a rust mark, the consequence of a bloody fing...
08:51, 2019-05-27

Moog museum tells the history of popular synthesized music There's no doubt that Bob Moog had a massive influence on music by making synthesizers popular and accessible, and now there's a dedicated place to pay homage to his legacy. The Bob Moog Foundation has opened the Moogseum, a museum in Asheville, Nort......
00:00, 2019-05-27

New Scrutiny of Museum Boards Takes Aim at World of Wealth and Status A recent protest at the Whitney that drummed out a vice chairman exposed the symbiotic, but potentially problematic, relationship that museums have with some trustees....
12:00, 2019-10-03

Petition Filed to Create First Union for Guggenheim Museum Staff Under the proposal, about 90 art installers and facilities workers at the museum would become members of the International Union of Operating Engineers....
19:34, 2019-06-12

Boston museum hires firm to investigate racism reports Boston’s Museum of Fine Arts has hired an outside law firm to investigate reports that a group of minority middle school students was subjected to racism by staff and patrons during a field trip last month...
19:34, 2019-06-12

Fox movies like Home Alone and Night At The Museum to get some kind of reboot for Disney+ Disney has finished absorbing Fox’s film assets into its giant, toothy mouth (we’re picturing something like Venom, if he wasn’t owned by Sony), which means it’s time for some of those film assets to start earning their keep. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Disney is already planning some kind ...
07:51, 2019-08-07

The MoMA Will Soon Reopen Following Extensive Renovations. Here’s What to Expect From the Revamped Museum Among the most influential museums of modern art in the world, the Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) in New York City has been closed since mid-June as it undergoes renovations for a highly anticipated reopening. Set to open its doors later in October, the revamped institution will offer everything from a...
02:00, 2019-10-02

German Chancellor Merkel opens new Bauhaus museum in Dessau The eastern German city of Dessau is marking the 100th anniversary of the Bauhaus school of design with a collection of exhibits and objects that tie in with the movement’s iconic buildings...
17:00, 2019-09-08

Huge sphinx begins journey to new spot in Philly museum PHILADELPHIA (AP) — How do you move a priceless, 25,000-pound (11,340-kilogram) sphinx? Very carefully. The largest sphinx in the western hemisphere is on the move for the first time in nearly 100 years. The Penn Museum in Philadelphia is relocating its 3,000-year-old sphinx of famed Pharaoh Ramses ...
17:17, 2019-06-12

Letters from Anne Frank’s father donated to museum A Massachusetts man who was pen pals with Anne Frank's father has donated a trove of letters and mementos he received from Otto Frank to the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum for the 90th anniversary of the young Holocaust victim's birth. (June 11)        ...
03:17, 2019-06-12

Odd Skull in Museum Finally Confirmed as a Narhwal-Beluga Hybrid Back in 1990, subsistence hunters in Greenland gave a skull to scientists. Its origin, they explained, was a strange creature, evenly grey, with flippers like a beluga but a tail like a narwhal. The specimen was larger than either a beluga or a narwhal’s skull, but seemed to contain the proportions ...
21:51, 2019-06-20

Founder of African American museum found dead in car trunk The 75-year-old founder of an African American history museum in Louisiana was found dead in the trunk of a car in what police are calling a “heinous act.” The body of Sadie Roberts-Joseph — also a community activist who teamed up with police on an anti-drug and -violence program &...
00:51, 2019-07-15

Slain African American museum founder died of suffocation The founder of Baton Rouge’s African American history museum who was slain in the city last week died of suffocation, and her death has been ruled a homicide, the city coroner’s office determined Monday. Sadie Roberts-Joseph, 75, who was also a community activist who teamed up with local...
08:51, 2019-07-16

Swedish museum to return exhumed skulls of 25 Sami people Eleven institutions still have remains of indigenous people, taken for controversial researchThe skulls of 25 Sami people are to be reburied in the northern Swedish graveyard from which they were exhumed in the 1950s, in a ceremony acknowledging historic injustices suffered by the country’s indigeno...
19:34, 2019-08-07

'Lost' statue of Alexander the Great found in museum warehouse Archaeologists have discovered a stunning, albeit noseless, bust of Alexander the Great, but not from an ongoing excavation located in Alexander's ancient, sprawling empire....
16:17, 2019-08-07

Fossil Hall reopens at Smithsonian Natural History Museum The Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History reopens Fossil Hall after a five-year renovation. David Oliver reports on what's new.        ...
02:34, 2019-06-06

25 years of Bonn's history museum: Postwar Germany portrayed through objects The Haus der Geschichte in Bonn, one of Germany's most popular museums, opened 25 years ago. Beyond pieces of the Berlin Wall, here's why a dentist's chair is among the exhibits of its permanent exhibition....
01:00, 2019-06-13

Dutch painting stolen by Nazi soldier returned to Florence museum The “Flower Vase” is a masterpiece by Jan van Huysum, an early 18th-century artist whose exquisitely detailed still-life works were highly sought in his day....
11:17, 2019-07-20

Paw-sitively beautiful photo released of Desert Museum’s ocelot ‘kitten’ TUCSON – One of Pima County’s cutest fuzzballs is growing up.While she may be a tad bit bigger, Arizona-Sonora Desert Museum’s ocelot “kitten”, Ida Zigglebaum still overloaded Tucson with her cuteness on Thursday after the 98-acre zoo shared her latest photo on Facebook...
18:00, 2019-09-14

Neil deGrasse Tyson Keeps His Museum Post After a Sexual Misconduct Probe NEW YORK (AP) — Astrophysicist Neil deGrasse Tyson will keep his job as head of the Hayden Planetarium at New York’s American Museum of Natural History after the museum concluded its investigation into sexual misconduct accusations against him. A museum spokesman said in a statement Thur...
18:17, 2019-07-31

Texan men caught riding scooters down Milkwaukee freeway following GPS instructions to museum Three Texans were slapped with hefty fines Monday after they were seen on camera riding dockless scooters down the shoulder of an interstate highway in Milwaukee, police said....
07:51, 2019-08-22

Founder of African American museum in Louisiana found dead in trunk of car East Baton Rouge Coroner Beau Clark released preliminary autopsy results that show Sadie Roberts-Joseph was suffocated before her body was found in the trunk of a car Friday....
07:51, 2019-07-16

Charles Dickens museum buys lost portrait 130 years after it went missing London museum raises £180,000 to buy lost Margaret Gillies portrait of young author found in South African auctionA portrait of Charles Dickens that was lost for more than 130 years is “coming home” after a successful fundraising campaign.The Charles Dickens Museum at 48 Doughty Street in London sai...
17:17, 2019-07-18

From LeBron to Yoda: Milwaukee's Bobblehead Hall of Fame and Museum A look at some of the best bobbleheads on display at Milwaukee's National Bobblehead Hall of Fame and Museum.        ...
20:17, 2019-05-24

Texan men caught riding scooters down Milwaukee highway following GPS instructions to museum Three Texans were slapped with hefty fines Monday after they were seen on camera riding dockless scooters down the shoulder of an interstate highway in Milwaukee, police said....
10:51, 2019-08-22

Sadiq Khan backs London slavery museum to challenge racism Exclusive: Britain’s role in slave trade demonstrates need for museum, says mayorSadiq Khan has endorsed proposals for a British slavery museum in London as a way of combating modern-day racism.The idea has been put forward by the Fabian Society, which says it could help address discrimination again...
06:00, 2019-08-12

Our favorite gaming studios, expos, museum exhibits—in a photo blowout When we publish galleries dedicated to gaming exhibitions, events, and landmarks, it's not a way to put off writing work. For one, we have to write all of the freaking captions (and also try to make some of them equal parts funny and informative). There's also the matter of a bunch of trained writer...
08:17, 2019-08-25

Intrepid Museum worker stole $350K from cash register: prosecutors A brazen cashier at the Intrepid Museum pocketed more than $350,000 from cash registers while working at the famed decommissioned aircraft carrier, authorities charged Wednesday. Ticket man Daniel Lee, 41, stole $367,090.97 over three years by reselling old tickets and keeping sight-seers’ entrance ...
01:51, 2019-07-11

Comic-Con's Jean-Luc Museum Teases the New Frontier of Star Trek: Picard Decades after disembarking from the Starship Enterprise, Jean-Luc Picard (Sir Patrick Stewart) is finally returning where no one has gone before with Star Trek: Picard. The upcoming San Diego Comic-Con panel promises a new look at the series (and hopefully Picard’s dog). But, for those wanting a dee...
06:00, 2019-07-20

British Museum to return looted Afghan artefacts found at Heathrow Buddhist heads likely removed by Taliban will go on display before being sent to KabulFourth-century Buddhist terracotta heads probably hacked off by the Taliban and found stuffed in poorly made wooden crates at Heathrow are to be returned to Afghanistan where they will be star museum exhibits.The B...
17:17, 2019-07-08

Science Museum plans 200 hectare site to show off lost treasures Huge range of objects little seen for decades will be exhibited in facility near Swindon from 2023A site under development by the Science Museum will give the public a chance to see hundreds of thousands of items that have been in storage for decades.Among highlights is a 1947 passenger aircraft tha...
14:38, 2019-05-21

Hidden Women of History: Ennigaldi-Nanna, Curator of the World’s First Museum “It belongs in a museum.” With these words, Indiana Jones, the world’s best-known fictional archaeologist, articulated an association between archaeologists, antiquities, and museums that has a very long history.  ...
06:51, 2019-06-03

Melania Trump colors fish with kids at Japan digital museum TOKYO (AP) — Melania Trump was perfectly cool at an air-conditioned interactive digital museum in Tokyo where she drew a purple fish and had it projected on a digital aquarium on the wall, as she and her host, Japanese first lady Akie Abe, joined dozens of schoolchildren while their husbands played ...
09:17, 2019-05-26

Kevin Spacey reads poem about forsaken boxer at Rome museum Actor Kevin Spacey has read a poem about a worn-out and lonely boxer during an appearance at a Rome museum weeks after a criminal sexual misconduct case against him collapsed...
04:51, 2019-08-04

‘Stranger Things’ cast pranks fans at wax museum with Jimmy Fallon Madame Tussaud’s “Stranger Things” attraction came to life Wednesday. The young cast of Netflix’s hit sci-fi series teamed up with Jimmy Fallon to prank unsuspecting visitors at the Times Square venue on last night’s episode of “The Tonight Show.” “Eve...
02:34, 2019-06-28

Kevin Spacey reads poem about dejected boxer at Rome museum Actor Kevin Spacey has read a poem about a worn-out and lonely boxer during an appearance at a Rome museum weeks after a criminal sexual misconduct case against him collapsed...
20:00, 2019-08-03

Opening of Berlin's ambitious Humboldt Forum museum project delayed Housed in Berlin's reconstructed Prussian palace, the Humboldt Forum was planning to open exhibitions this year to mark the 250th birthday of Alexander von Humboldt. But like Berlin's new airport, everything is on hold....
01:00, 2019-06-13

E3 2019 in photos: Gooigi, crazy arcade machines, and a DOOM museum LOS ANGELES—If you couldn't or didn't make it to E3 2019, you're not the only one. Anecdotal evidence suggests this was the most poorly attended E3 in some time (though its organizers at the ESA insist that this E3 had only 3,000 fewer attendees than 2018's jam-packed affair), owing perhaps to Sony'...
16:17, 2019-06-16

Louvre drops Sackler name from museum wing amid OxyContin scandal The Louvre is bidding ‘adieu’ to the Sackler name. The renowned Paris museum scrubbed from one of its wings any mention of the billionaire family — principal owners of Purdue Pharma, the drugmaker behind OxyContin, the painkiller blamed in the deadly opioid epidemic. An Agence Fran...
05:34, 2019-07-18

Grampian Transport Museum: exploring the hidden past of the Scottish electric car Features 15 Jun, 2019 We visit the Grampian Transport Museum to see how it is celebrating the unsung history of the Scottish electric car...
20:51, 2019-06-15

Acropolis Museum opens ancient Athens neighborhood site below its base Greece's Acropolis Museum opened an excavation site underneath its modern building on Friday, allowing visitors for the first time to walk through an ancient Athenian neighbourhood that survived from......
22:00, 2019-06-21

Leader of Smithsonian’s African American Museum to Direct Entire Institution Heralded for the success of the museum he led from idea to fruition, Lonnie G. Bunch III is the first African-American to lead the Smithsonian Institution....
20:17, 2019-05-28

French boy thrown from museum's tenth floor on family trip to London The six-year-old thrown from a 10th floor viewing platform at the Tate Modern on Sunday was a French boy visiting London with his family, according to city police....
02:34, 2019-08-06

‘Pierre Cardin: Future Fashion’ exhibit launches at the Brooklyn Museum For seven decades, French designer Pierre Cardin has been an architect of avant-garde chic, inventing everything from bubble dresses to his own fabric. Taking inspiration from space exploration and technology, he conjured gravity-defying gowns with orbiting tiers, “Computer” coats with origami-esque...
06:34, 2019-07-06

African-American museum director Lonnie Bunch to lead Smithsonian The Smithsonian said Tuesday that Lonnie Bunch, founder of its African-American history and culture wing, will become the institute's first black secretary....
04:34, 2019-05-29

New dinosaur found hiding in plain sight in South African museum Scientists say bones formerly identified as Massospondylus are from a different speciesFossil hunters have discovered a new species of dinosaur that has been hidden in plain sight in a South African museum collection for 30 years.The fossilised bones had been misidentified as a peculiar specimen of ...
20:34, 2019-08-05

Daily lives of ancient Greeks revealed in Acropolis museum’s huge archaeological dig Museum’s new exhibition space is an excavation site with villas, workshops and bathhousesThe pride – and purpose – of the Acropolis Museum has always been the Parthenon gallery. With its 360-degree panoramic view from the top floor, the museum has always been on a mission: to let the world know that...
15:51, 2019-06-08

William Kentridge retrospective: Africa's largest modern art museum goes beyond identity politics South Africa's leading contemporary art museum is about to show one of the country's most beloved artists, William Kentridge. Should race still matter when it comes to art? DW's Sertan Sanderson reports from Cape Town....
18:34, 2019-07-22

Paris' Louvre museum reopens one day after workers walk out to protest overcrowding The museum, which houses the Mona Lisa and the Venus de Milo, was shut down Tuesday after employees walked out to protest overcrowding.        ...
16:00, 2019-05-29

Deadly Fires Stun Rio: A Boys Soccer Dorm, a Storied Museum, and Now a Hospital At least 11 patients were killed in a fire at a Rio de Janeiro hospital, once again raising questions about hazardous building conditions in the city....
23:00, 2019-09-13

The Stranger Things kids freaked the fuck out of people at Madame Tussauds Wax Museum When you’re a kid starring in Stranger Things, you’re used to freaky stuff, so it probably would take a lot to scare you. In fact, you might be more interested in scaring other people. So it’s not too surprising than when the young Stranger Things cast—Caleb McLaughlin, Gaten Matarazzo, Sadie Sink, ...
03:51, 2019-06-28

From Hollywood fashion to the moon: Summer 2019's best American museum exhibits Museums are focusing on the anniversaries of the moon landing and D-Day as well as baseball cards, fashion, Mickey Mouse, mummies and movies.       ...
20:51, 2019-07-12

Seafront healing: Marvin Gaye museum mooted in Belgian town he loved Ostend tourist board plans tribute to singer who spent 18 months recovering from his addictions in faded fishing townOstend, the blowy Belgian resort on the North Sea, has international aspirations and Marvin Gaye, the late prince of Motown, has emerged as central to realising them.In February 1981,...
08:00, 2019-08-17

Honor students complain of racial incidents at Boston's Museum of Fine Arts "No food, no drink, no watermelon." That's what one staffer at Boston's Museum of Fine Arts allegedly told a group of black students on a field trip to the arts institution....
19:01, 2019-05-25

Boston Museum of Fine Arts acts over middle schoolers' racism claim Staff member alleged to have told students ‘no watermelon’Officials say staffer recalls saying ‘no water bottles’ The Museum of Fine Arts in Boston has banned two people and vowed to change protocols for its guards after minority middle school students said they were subjected to racism by staff and...
20:17, 2019-05-25

A Tiny Drone Carrying a Deconstructed GoPro Captured This Incredible Dinosaur Museum Fly-Through It’s one thing to pilot a drone along a picturesque coastline, capturing breathtaking footage you could never get on the ground. But it takes an entirely different level of skill to pilot a drone through intricate dinosaur skeletons inside a museum. So how do you squeeze a flying camera through suc...
18:17, 2019-06-04

Founder of Baton Rouge African-American History Museum found dead A woman found dead in the trunk of a car in Louisiana was identified by police Saturday as the founder of an African American history museum in Baton Rouge....
02:01, 2019-07-14

A museum canceled its Robert Mapplethorpe show — and decades later, it’s finally trying to make amends “How do you come to terms with a significant ghost from your past?” Thirty years after the Corcoran’s decision, a new exhibition relives the fallout....
19:34, 2019-06-12

Sex offender tenant of slain African American museum founder arrested for her murder A sex offender who owed rent to Sadie Roberts-Joseph — the 75-year-old founder of Baton Rouge’s African American history museum, who was found dead in the trunk of her car — has been arrested for her murder, according to new reports. Ronn Jermaine Bell, who lived in one of the Loui...
02:00, 2019-07-17

Families and survivors oppose private museum to honor Pulse shooting victims The owner of the gay Florida nightclub where 49 people were killed in a 2016 mass shooting is moving forward with plans to honor the victims by constructing a private museum despite controversy.        ...
07:34, 2019-08-15

Figures of Speech: With His 1st Museum Exhibition, Virgil Abloh Says ‘I Was Speaking About Race the Whole Time’ “QUESTION EVERYTHING” reads the black and white flag waving in front of Chicago’s Museum of Contemporary Art, coyly relabeled “City Hall” for the duration of Virgil Abloh’s new exhibition, Figures of Speech, which opens Monday....
23:01, 2019-06-10

A nod to pop culture: National Bobblehead Museum and Hall of Fame offers hidden treasures The National Bobblehead Museum and Hall of Fame features pop culture icons from LeBron James to The Beatles, crying piccolo girl to racing sausages.        ...
20:17, 2019-05-24

Baton Rouge African American museum vandalized a month after founder’s death Baton Rouge’s African American history museum was found vandalized on Monday — exactly one month after it’s 75-year-old founder, Sadie Roberts-Joseph, was murdered. Police were investigating the damage, including shattered windows and benches that were flipped over at the Louisiana insti...
06:34, 2019-08-13

Toupee or rare albino porcupine? Staff at a Maine train museum were puzzled An albino porcupine turned up Tuesday at Seashore Trolley Museum in Kennebunkport, Maine perplexing the staff.        ...
18:51, 2019-07-18

Beyond the stories of French WWII POWs? German city grapples with history museum If walls could talk, what stories would — and should — they tell? In the case of Nazi-built, ex-POW barracks in the German city of Soest, the answer has been complicated by overlapping layers of 20th-century history....
12:00, 2019-09-11

German 'blogger of the year' stripped of award for inventing family's Holocaust past An award-winning German historian has been stripped of a national blogging prize after she was found to have made up the stories of 22 Jewish relatives who she said "died in the Holocaust"....
20:51, 2019-06-04

US Open: Rafael Nadal will play for his fourth US Open title after drilling Matteo Berrettini Rafael Nadal, with 18 Grand Slams, can move within one of Roger Federer with a win in Sunday's championship.        ...
16:00, 2019-09-07

Cops probing anti-Semitic message at Jewish Children’s Museum as hate crime An anti-Semitic note was found on a billboard at the Brooklyn Jewish Children’s Museum on Thursday evening, and police are now investigating it as a hate crime, cops said. The post-it note with “Hitler is Coming” scrawled on it was found on a billboard that was designed for visitors to leave positiv...
08:51, 2019-05-31

Petersen Automotive Museum To Honor Life Of Jessi Combs With Multiple-Day Exhibit Next Week The Petersen Automotive Museum in Los Angeles announced Tuesday that it will open a temporary exhibit this Sunday honoring the life of Jessi Combs, who died in August while attempting to beat her own land-speed record. The exhibit, “Jessi Combs: Life at Full Speed,” will run through Wednesday of n...
18:17, 2019-09-18

Not a baaad idea: Pilot project to bring grazing sheep to Living Prairie Museum A pilot project to test the feasibility of grazing sheep as a way to manage vegetation is coming to the St. James-area museum – one of the few remaining areas of Winnipeg still home to native tall grass prairie – beginning Monday....
00:00, 2019-06-08

Boston Museum of Fine Arts Apologizes for Racist Remarks, Profiling 7th Grade Students Typically field trips are an opportunity for students to explore the world beyond the schoolyard, but unfortunately, nearly two dozen 7th grade students at Helen Y. Davis Leadership Academy Charter Public School in Dorchester, Mass., had their visit to Boston’s Museum of Fine Arts ruined by racist p...
03:34, 2019-05-24

Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History Fossil Hall reopens after 5-year renovation Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History opens Fossil Hall to the public on Saturday, June 8, 2019, after a major renovation that took 5 years.        ...
02:34, 2019-06-05

Jamieson makes 7 birdies to open 2-stroke lead at KLM Open Scott Jamieson of Scotland shot a 7-under 65 in the second round, including seven birdies, to lead the KLM Open by two strokes at the halfway stage        ...
18:34, 2019-09-14

U.S. Open winner Andreescu among trio pulling out of Pan Pacific Open U.S. Open champion Bianca Andreescu has withdrawn from next week's Pan Pacific Open in Osaka with a right leg injury, the 19-year-old Canadian said on Friday....
14:51, 2019-09-13

French Open finalist Marketa Vondrousova out of US Open with bad wrist French Open finalist Marketa Vondrousova, who was ranked No. 17 in the U.S. Open, pulls out because of an injured left wrist        ...
02:51, 2019-08-24

A beloved Baton Rouge activist and founder of African American Museum discovered dead in the trunk of her car Deborah White on Facebook A beloved Baton Rouge-based activist and community leader was found dead in the trunk of her car. The body of Sadie Roberts-Joseph, 75, was found Friday but the cause of her death is reportedly still unknown.See the rest of the story at Business InsiderNOW WATCH: Nxivm ...
17:51, 2019-07-15

Smithsonian Chief Calls Out Trump for Wanting to Close African American Museum on MLK Day; Saying He Didn’t Want to See Anything ‘Difficult’ AmeriKKKa’s favorite president had special requests for the National Museum of African American History and Culture on his first visit back in 2017....
22:51, 2019-08-31

Pebble Beach doors open again to duffers after U.S. Open For a week Pebble Beach Golf Links belonged to the world's best but on Monday the famous seaside layout on every golfer's bucket list was returned to the duffers and weekend warriors....
21:51, 2019-06-17

Osaka, Nadal, Coco open campaigns on day two of U.S. Open "World number one Naomi Osaka begins her U.S. Open title defence on day two of the championships on Tuesday but there is likely to be as much interest in Cori \"Coco\" Gauff\u0027s main draw debut at Flushing Meadows."...
14:00, 2019-08-27

Newly Discovered Photo of Harriet Tubman Now on Display at National Museum of African American History and Culture A newly discovered photo of Harriet Tubman is now on display for the first time at the Smithsonian’s National Museum of African American History and Culture in Washington, D.C. The portrait offers a rare glimpse of Tubman, casually posed in a chair wearing what is described as an elegant dress that ...
20:34, 2019-05-29

Sadie Roberts-Joseph, founder of African American history museum found dead in trunk, set for autopsy Louisiana cops hunting the killer of an African American history museum founder — who was discovered last week in a car trunk — planned an autopsy Monday in the "heinous" murder, as friends and lawmakers eulogized the civil rights activist as "a mother of the community."...
21:17, 2019-07-15

Kevin Spacey makes appearance after dropped sexual misconduct case, reads poem at Rome museum Actor Kevin Spacey read a poem about a worn-out boxer at a Rome museum weeks after a criminal sexual misconduct case against him collapsed.        ...
13:51, 2019-08-04

McIlroy targets US Open after Canadian Open win "Rory McIlroy threatened to shoot 59 but fell just short as he made his Canadian Open debut a great one by clinching a seven-stroke victory in Ontario on Sunday and then said it was only mission half-accomplished."...
12:17, 2019-06-10

Big guns could be spiked at wide-open U.S. Open A premium iron player will likely win this week's U.S. Open at Pebble Beach, where Zach Johnson has almost as good a chance of prevailing as Dustin Johnson in the third major championship of the year....
03:34, 2019-06-11

Pink defends her kids running in Holocaust Memorial as 'children being children' "Please keep your hatred and judgment to yourselves," Pink wrote in defense of her children Willow, 8, and Jameson, 2.        ...
10:01, 2019-07-18

Now you can play 'Oregon Trail' without dying of dysentery at this Illinois museum One thing is different in simulation of the vintage 'Oregon Trail' video game: Kids can't die of dysentery. Back in our day, EVERYONE did.        ...
06:17, 2019-06-07

THE MONETIZATION OF OPEN BANKING: How legacy institutions can use open banking to develop new revenue streams, reach more customers, and avoid losing out to neobanks and fintechs Business Insider Intelligence This is a preview of The Monetization of Open Banking research report from Business Insider Intelligence. 14-Day Risk Free Trial: Get full access to this and all Fintech industry research reports. Open banking has arrived, and it's transforming the UK's banking landsc...
17:51, 2019-07-15

Quincy Jones Celebrates the Sound and Soul of Black Power with the Broad Museum's 'Soul of a Nation Celebration' Throughout the course of American history, black folks have relied on artistic expression to both anesthetize our pain and serve as a creative conduit....
02:51, 2019-06-04

Tate Modern incident: Teenager charged with attempted murder after child, 6, 'thrown from viewing platform' of London museum A teenage boy has been charged with attempted murder after a six-year-old boy was allegedly thrown from a viewing platform at the Tate Modern art gallery....
21:00, 2019-08-06

'I just had to cry': Woman discovers sister's photo in Mississippi Civil Rights Museum Dorothy Pitchford marched in a protest on the capitol in 1963. Over 50 years later, her sister saw her photo in the Mississippi Civil Rights Museum.        ...
23:34, 2019-07-18

Tate Modern victim, six, 'suffered brain injury, broken arms and legs and fractured spine' in fall at London museum, court hears The six-year-old boy who was allegedly thrown from a viewing platform at Tate Modern has suffered brain injuries, broken arms and legs, and a fractured spine, a court heard today....
21:00, 2019-08-06

Tate Modern incident: Boy, six, thrown from London museum's 10th floor viewing platform now 'critical but stable' as teenager remains in custody A six-year-old boy who was thrown from a 10th-floor viewing platform at the Tate Modern art gallery in London is now in a critical but stable condition, police have said....
12:34, 2019-08-05

US Open Round-Up: Andreescu overpowers Wozniacki in U.S. Open third round "Canadian teenager Bianca Andreescu showed that she intends to be a formidable force in the women\u0027s game with a 6-4 6-4 win over former world number one Caroline Wozniacki in the third round of the U.S. Open on Saturday."...
02:51, 2019-09-01

Highlights: U.S. Open day six Defending champion Naomi Osaka blasted past Coco Gauff 6-3 6-0 on Saturday to end the American teenager's U.S. Open run and seal a place in the fourth round....
07:17, 2019-09-01

Highlights: U.S. Open day five Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic were at their dominant best at the U.S. Open on Friday as both cruised into the round of 16 with straight-sets victories....
14:51, 2019-08-31

The US Open is coming up. The US Open is coming up. If you’re headed out to Forest Hills to catch the action on the courts, you better roll up looking your best in the 1984 Ford Thunderbird FILA Edition. You don’t want to disappoint Bjorn Borg, do you?...
05:00, 2019-08-11

Top shots from the US Open The US Open, the final major of the season and the most grueling two weeks in tennis, is underway in New York with all the top players in the field.       ...
16:17, 2019-08-31

How to Livestream the US Open Finals The US Open is starting to wind down, with the last rounds of matches ending on Monday and the men’s and women’s quarterfinals being broadcast Tuesday and Wednesday, followed by the semifinals and then the men’s and women’s singles and doubles final the following weekend, September 7-8....
21:00, 2019-08-27

How Tiger hit it all over the place, still got himself in the U.S. Open mix Tiger Woods' iron game deserted him. His putter showed up out of nowhere. His first round at the U.S. Open was solid, even if it made little sense. We go through every hole to try and explain it....
15:17, 2019-06-14

Player needs treatment after U.S. Open ace Kevin O'Connell is still down to play in the U.S. Open, the United States Golf Association (USGA) said on Wednesday, despite reports that he needed medical treatment during a practice round following a hole-in-one....
00:00, 2019-06-13

U.S. Wants Allies to Help Keep Oil Lanes Open Top Trump administration officials signaled the U.S. didn’t intend to assume sole responsibility for safeguarding tankers in the Persian Gulf after attacks Washington blames on Iran, because America has become less dependent on oil supplies from the region....
18:34, 2019-06-19

McIlroy knows this is not just another British Open Rory McIlroy doesn't think he's center of attention as British Open returns to his native Northern Ireland after 68-year wait        ...
08:51, 2019-07-18

Taylor Townsend Keeps Going to the Net, and Keeps Going at the U.S. Open Townsend reached the fourth round of a Grand Slam for the first time. She was joined there by another American woman ranked outside the top 100: Kristie Ahn....
23:51, 2019-08-31

An Open Letter to Everyone Going to Comic-Con San Diego Comic-Con isn’t the only major annual genre convention that takes place in the U.S., but it’s one of the largest and most significant—both because of its history and because it’s where many big announcements from studios and publishers about new releases are made. These are only some of th...
11:00, 2019-07-11

Moments from the U.S. Open in tennis Tennis players from around the globe compete at the 2019 U.S. Open tennis championships at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center from August 26 thru September 8, 2019 in New York City....
02:00, 2019-08-29

Is Tiger ready for the U.S. Open? Done with competition for now, Woods will work on his game before heading to Pebble Beach. We go through the checklist to evaluate the state of his game....
18:17, 2019-06-03

Boeing Max 737 jet crisis: we should've been more open, says CEO Boss says aircraft maker failed to communicate properly with regulators and customersThe head of Boeing has admitted the company made communications errors in its dealings with regulators and airlines in the wake of the 737 Max jet crisis that grounded the entire fleet.Speaking on the eve of the Par...
02:51, 2019-06-17

Amazon will open 10 stores across the UK Beginning today, Amazon will open 10 brick and mortar stores in locations throughout the UK as part of a scheme which it claims will help small businesses combine online and in-person sales....
12:34, 2019-06-03

Big Three 'almost impossible' to beat at U.S. Open Roger Federer, Rafa Nadal and Novak Djokovic have enjoyed a years-long stranglehold on Grand Slam titles and that dominance is unlikely to end at the U.S. Open where a cast of hopefuls will try to end their reign....
18:51, 2019-08-24

Datsun GO CVT And GO+ CVT Bookings Open For Rs. 11,000 Bookings for the upcoming CVT automatic versions of the 2019 Datsun GO and GO+ have officially commenced in India. Both the Datsun GO CVT and the GO+ CVT can be pre-booked at any authorised Nissan and......
15:51, 2019-09-28

The U.S. Open Plays Catch-Up After most of Wednesday’s matches were rained out, the schedule is packed as the tournament tries to catch up. Here’s what you should watch, and what you may have missed....
05:34, 2019-08-30

Halfway through, US Open just getting started PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. (AP) — Gary Woodland has the 36-hole lead in the U.S. Open, the second time in his last four majors he’s been ahead at the halfway point. It’s really no lead at all. This U.S. Open is just getting started. Woodland was two shots ahead of Justin Rose going into the th...
21:34, 2019-06-15

Top shots from the 2019 US Open The US Open, the final major of the season and the most grueling two weeks in tennis, is underway in New York with all the top players in the field.        ...
00:51, 2019-08-27

What to know about open wound care An open wound leaves internal tissue exposed. They require special care depending on the type of wound. Minor open wounds may not require medical treatment. Learn more about open wound care, including how and when to treat them, here....
07:34, 2019-05-24

AOC says she’s open to getting rid of entire DHS in interview Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., last week suggested she was open to getting rid of the Department of Homeland Security in order to undo "a lot of the egregious mistakes that the Bush administration did."  ...
14:51, 2019-07-10

Serena's 20 years at the US Open Many of Serena Williams' career highs and lows have come at the US Open. As she vies for a record-tying 24th Grand Slam title, we recount two decades' worth of memories in the Big Apple....
20:51, 2019-08-26

Highlights: Tennis-U.S. Open day seven Novak Djokovic's U.S. Open title defense ended in agony on Sunday when the Serb retired from his fourth round match against Swiss Stan Wawrinka because of a shoulder injury....
08:51, 2019-09-02

‘A River Runs Through It’ soon open to all After years of planning, the stream made famous in the fly fishing book and movie featuring Brad Pitt, “A River Runs Through It,” will soon be open to all....
16:34, 2019-05-31

McIlroy implodes with 79 at The Open Rory McIlroy shot an opening-round 79 at The Open Championship at Royal Portrush in Northern Ireland on Thursday, all but dashing dreams he'd win his first major title in five years in his home country....
20:01, 2019-07-18

Not just players under pressure to get it right at U.S. Open John Bodenhamer will be under almost as much pressure as the players to get things right at this week's U.S. Open on his debut as the man responsible for setting up the Pebble Beach course....
18:17, 2019-06-10

Kyrgios accuses ATP of being 'corrupt' after U.S. Open win "Australia\u0027s Nick Kyrgios could find himself in hot water again after accusing men\u0027s tennis governing body ATP of being \"corrupt\" following his U.S. Open first round victory on Tuesday."...
12:34, 2019-08-28

Gary Woodland has more than the US Open to celebrate This Father’s Day meant something a bit more for Gary Woodland and his family. Woodland won the US Open and it was reported that his wife Gabby Woodland is once again pregnant with twins and is due in August The Woodlands tragically lost one of their babies during pregnancy in 2017. Two years ago, t...
18:34, 2019-06-17

How open source and AI can take us to the Moon, Mars, and beyond As we set our sights on a return to the Moon, as well as future human spaceflight to Mars and beyond, what are the innovations that will get us there?Read More...
01:17, 2019-07-21

Golf: Suspended Haney says he was right about 'Lee' win at U.S. Open Tiger Woods's former instructor Hank Haney, who was suspended from a golf radio slot last week, has said Lee Jeong-eun's U.S. Open victory had backed up his controversial comment about Korean players on the women's tour....
15:51, 2019-06-03

| Lowry on brink of breakthrough Open win Shane Lowry is on the brink of a hugely popular first major win as he holds a four-shot lead over Tommy Fleetwood heading into the final round of the Open Championship....
09:34, 2019-07-21

US OPEN '19: What to know, from Serena Williams to the Big 3 US OPEN '19: What to know, from Serena Williams and Naomi Osaka to the Big 3 of Roger Federer, Novak Djokovic and Rafael Nadal's        ...
05:17, 2019-08-26

VOTE: Who's going to win 2019 US Open men's singles? "Will Novak Djokovic further close the gap on Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal by adding to his Grand Slam tally at the 2019 US Open, or will there be a surprise champion in New York?"...
14:00, 2019-08-25

Who is Gary Woodland? What you need to know about the new U.S. Open champion Not everyone knows Gary Woodland. From his family to his love of basketball to his near misses on the PGA Tour, here's a look at the new U.S. Open champion....
04:00, 2019-06-17

Can anyone catch Shane Lowry at The Open? He's got a big lead. He's the local favorite. But there are some big names lurking. With bad weather predicted, could it be a wild Sunday at The Open? We answer all the big questions heading into the final round....
22:34, 2019-07-20

EU says it is open to talks with U.S. in row over aircraft subsidies The European Union said on Tuesday it is open to talks with United States in a row over aircraft subsidies but said figures quoted by Washington as it threatened more tariffs were based on internal U.S. estimates....
15:00, 2019-07-02

Google wants to open source web crawlers In an effort to push for an official web crawler standard, Google has made its robots.txt parsing and matching library open source with the hope that web developers will soon be able to agree on a standard for how web crawlers operate online.The C++ library is responsible for powering the company&ap...
21:00, 2019-07-02

US Open week has been an odd one for Jordan Spieth After berating his caddie on Day 1 and hitting a rake on Day 2, Jordan Spieth didn't have any drama Saturday, but there were no highlights either.        ...
09:51, 2019-06-16

The heat is on the top players at the Cincinnati Open As players feel pressure to sort out their hard-court games this week, some questions remain: Should Serena Williams risk playing? And can anyone stop Novak Djokovic?...
02:17, 2019-08-13

Opinion: Open discussions, not ingratiation The president-elect of the European Commission, Ursula von der Leyen, wants a more objective debate about the rule of law in Europe. But that doesn't mean she'll cozy up to the populists, says DW's Rosalia Romaniec....
19:34, 2019-07-21

Koepka early Open favorite Brooks Koepka fell short in his attempt to win his third consecutive U.S. Open on Sunday, but the four-time major champion has already been installed as the early favorite to win next month's Open Championship in Northern Ireland....
21:17, 2019-06-17

Dragon Age 4: everything we know so far about the open secret of a sequel They say good things come to those who wait and we’re hopeful that will be the case for Dragon Age fans who are patiently hanging on for news of the fourth instalment in the franchise. After being an open secret for so long, Dragon Age 4 has now been confirmed by executive producer Mark ...
07:34, 2019-06-09

American can delay 9-to-5 job after snaring 1st US Open win Kristie Ahn walked off Court 5 with an inimitable smile, with her first Grand Slam win, with a feeling she’d long ago convinced herself would never come. Her father, Don, struggled with the reality, too. “My dad was like, ‘So, this is a bit of a problem. … How are you gonna get into corporate....
10:34, 2019-08-28

FCA open to tie-up, but record Q2 results show it's OK alone With its Ram trucks flourishing and its Jeep brand continuing to excite enthusiasts with offerings such as the new Gladiator pickup, FCA turned in record North American profit in the second-quarter that shows it has plenty to bring to a potential merger....
15:34, 2019-08-05

Federer waltzes into French Open last eight Roger Federer's dream return to the French Open continued as the Swiss waltzed into quarter-finals by giving Argentine Leonardo Mayer a 6-2 6-3 6-3 masterclass on Sunday....
16:34, 2019-06-02

Can an open-source AI take on Amazon and Google? It's only been a few years since Amazon unveiled the Alexa-powered Echo, but since then, smart speakers have become a major consumer-electronics category. Key to its success is the notion of the always-on virtual assistant, which other companies like......
16:51, 2019-08-09

In photos: Moments from the U.S. Open in tennis Tennis players from around the globe compete at the 2019 U.S. Open tennis championships at the USTA Billie Jean King National Tennis Center from August 26 thru September 8, 2019 in New York City....
20:34, 2019-08-27

FCC chairman wants to open mid-band airwaves for 5G US carriers have mostly rolled out 5G on high frequencies, with upcoming auctions aiming even higher. And unfortunately, those choices create problems -- the implementations typically don't work well indoors, and they risk interfering with weather f......
01:51, 2019-06-19

Venus sprints through first round of U.S. Open Venus Williams ended a run of suffering first-round exits at Grand Slam tournaments by walloping China's Zheng Saisai 6-1 6-0 on the opening day of the U.S. Open on Monday....
01:17, 2019-08-27

Google to open new Berlin office The US tech giant has planned several hundred new jobs for the new office. Locals have rejected Google's previous plans for a start-up campus over concerns for their rent and livelihoods....
06:00, 2019-06-03

U.S., Canada need to open eyes to Pan Am Games The United States and Canada need to open their eyes to what is happening outside their own borders if the Pan American Games is to get the kind of attention it deserves, the secretary general of Panam Sports said on Saturday....
01:17, 2019-08-04

Alligator had to have jaw pried open after chomping on cop An alligator about 5 feet long clamped down on a Louisiana deputy’s arm Monday, forcing other officers to pry the beast’s jaw open to free the deputy, reports said. St. Charles Parish Sheriff’s deputies and a nuisance animal officer responded to a home in the town of Luling where an alli...
23:34, 2019-06-18

U.S. Open gets underway under cloudy skies Partly cloudy skies and a cool breeze did little to dampen the enthusiasm of fans packed into Flushing Meadows for the U.S. Open on Monday, where the sport's biggest names were set to embark on their quest to win the year's final Grand Slam....
00:17, 2019-08-27

Nishikori cruises into U.S. Open second round Kei Nishikori became the first man to advance to the U.S. Open second round as the 2014 finalist beat qualifier Marco Trungelliti, who was forced to retire with the Japanese leading 6-1 4-1 on Monday....
00:17, 2019-08-27

Medvedev keeps hot streak going in U.S. Open first round World No.5 Daniil Medvedev continued his recent good form with a 6-4 6-1 6-2 first-round win over Prajnesh Gunneswaran of India at the U.S. Open on Monday, despite taking a medical timeout for treatment....
00:17, 2019-08-27

Boeing Says It's Open To Changing The Name Of Grounded 737 Max Jet Boeing is open to dropping the "Max" branding for its latest 737 jetliner, depending on an assessment of consumer and airline responses to an aircraft name that's been tarnished by two fatal crashes......
15:17, 2019-06-18

Gary Woodland looking like man to beat at US Open PEBBLE BEACH, Calif. — “Drive for show, putt for dough.’’ This one of the most oft-used truisms in the sport of golf. Gary Woodland, for the better part of his 10-plus years on the PGA Tour, has done a lot of driving for show as one of the brawniest, long-hitters in the game. But he......
05:17, 2019-06-16

US Open 2019: third round – live! Live updates from day three’s play at Pebble BeachOfficial leaderboard for the 119th US OpenAnd feel free to email Scott your thoughts 11.25pm BST The Americans are coming; Jim Furyk and Matt Kuchar to be precise. A birdie for Furyk at the ninth gets him t0 -4, two under on the day, while Kuchar is ...
00:34, 2019-06-16

The Open 2019: second round – live! Updates from the second round at Royal PortrushAndy Bull: Fighting talk cannot hide McIlroy’s chokeThe official live leaderboard for the 148th OpenAnd why not email scott.murray@theguardian.com 9.20am BST A shame for Van Rooyen, who sets his six-foot eagle putt off to the left, and it’s never turnin...
10:34, 2019-07-19

Tiger struggles to opening 78 at The Open Tiger Woods arrived at Royal Portrush in Northern Ireland this week admitting his game was not as sharp as he would like entering the final major of the year....
10:00, 2019-07-19

The Open 2019: third round – live! Updates from Saturday’s play at Royal PortrushThe official live leaderboard for the 148th OpenRare Open helps Portrush cash in on the green poundAnd why not email scott.murray@theguardian.com 5.26pm BST JB Holmes spurns a fantastic opportunity to take the lead on his own. He whips a delicate bunker ...
18:34, 2019-07-20

US Open 2019: first round – live! Keep up with all the action from Pebble BeachOfficial live leaderboardChips on shoulder drive Koepka’s shot at historyAnd feel free to email scott.murray@theguardian.com 3.50pm BST A disastrous start to the week for our old friend Jason Dufner. The 2013 PGA champion whistled his opening drive at 1 i...
17:00, 2019-06-13

Tiger Woods preparing for U.S. Open Steve DiMeglio discusses how Tiger Woods has been preparing differently for the 2019 U.S. Open at Pebble Beach.        ...
07:17, 2019-06-11

New Saudi club to open with Ne-Yo, but alcohol still a no-no A non-alcoholic nightclub is opening in Saudi Arabia in the latest push to loosen restrictions on entertainment, but it had already courted controversy with detractors prompting Instagram to pull the venue’s new account down...
15:17, 2019-06-13

Djokovic and Osaka top seeds for US Open "World number ones and title holders Novak Djokovic and Naomi Osaka have been named the top seeds for the US Open which starts on Monday in New York."...
02:51, 2019-08-22

| Arsenal open US tour with win in Colorado Brazilian Gabriel Martinelli scored in his Arsenal debut as the English Premier League club launched their pre-season tour of the USA with a win over the Colorado Rapids....
10:34, 2019-07-16

Moments from golf's British Open Top golfers from around the world descend on the Royal Portrush Golf Club for the British Open in County Antrim, Northern Ireland. The tournament runs through July 21, 2019....
23:17, 2019-07-18

Djokovic and Osaka top seeds for U.S. Open World number ones and title holders Novak Djokovic and Naomi Osaka have been named the top seeds for the U.S. Open which starts on Monday in New York....
23:51, 2019-08-21

Murray will not play at US Open, 'doubles is done for me for now' "Andy Murray has said he will play no part in the US Open this month and will now focus on getting back to his best in singles rather than playing doubles."...
16:00, 2019-08-16

An Open that will make its mark beyond the game and the course After a 68-year wait Royal Portrush has the potential to prove one of the major’s more exciting backdropsCounterintuitive though it may seem the Open Championship, in its 148th staging and with a history stretching back to 1860 in Prestwick, has entered uncharted territory. Never before has this tou...
22:34, 2019-07-17

Renault Triber Bookings Open At Rs. 11,000 Bookings for the upcoming Renault Triber have officially commenced in India from today. Customers can book the new Renault Triber both online, on the company's official website, or at any authorised......
22:17, 2019-08-17

The Open 2019: first round – live! Updates from the first round at Royal PortrushThe official live Open leaderboardMcIlroy focused on bigger picture at homecomingRahm has punch and panache to end Spain’s waitAnd feel free to email scott.murray@theguardian.com 8.20am BST Clarke nearly escapes 7 with an outrageous par. He putts from of...
09:34, 2019-07-18

Why open sourcerors might want to ditch Android for iOS Apple has long been the proprietary bad guy, but Google’s privacy-sucking ways in Android should give open source freedom fighters reason to consider switching....
02:17, 2019-06-06

US Open isn’t about betting on players you want to root for Though the fickle game of golf doesn’t always bounce true, this weekend’s U.S. Open at Pebble Beach could be the biggest betting event in the sport’s history. Golf is well-positioned to become a major betting sport. Sportsbook operators have been telling VSiN since our inception that it’s the fastes...
16:34, 2019-06-14

Phish would be open to a Cardi B collaboration Phish has brought out Bruce Springsteen and Kenny Rogers at past Bonnaroos. Who does Phish want to play with this time?        ...
20:34, 2019-06-12

| Tiger to take a break after Open flop Tiger Woods will take time off to rest and recuperate after a difficult two days at the Open Championship left him with little chance of making the cut....
22:17, 2019-07-19

One of the Most Lucrative Washington Jobs Is Now Open One of the highest-paying jobs in public service just became available: heading a small but powerful regulator responsible for overseeing the $4 trillion market for state and local bonds....
13:51, 2019-08-13

Piercy leads by 2 after 1st round of 3M Open Scott Piercy went on a late birdie binge en route to a 9-under 62 and the first-round lead at the inaugural 3M Open        ...
04:17, 2019-07-05

The future of home entertainment must be open I see a future of home entertainment based on open platforms, open standards, flexibility, and choice. Here’s why that openness is the best way forward.Read More...
03:51, 2019-07-07

Stock Markets Likely To Open Lower Budget 2019: The S&P BSE Sensex had shed 394.67 points - or 0.99 per cent - last Friday, and the NSE Nifty declined 1.14 per cent,after the presentation of Union Budget for 2019-20 in Parliament by......
06:00, 2019-07-08

11 best open world games on PC today Now that gaming PCs are more powerful than ever before, the best PC games have evolved in ways no one would have seen coming a decade ago.If you want proof, just take a look at the best open world games on PC. Even traditionally linear franchises are opening up their worlds. Case in point: The Witch...
04:17, 2019-06-05

2019 U.S. Open: Highlights From a Rainy Day 3 On a day when dozens of matches were postponed by rain, Serena Williams held off a young opponent and Novak Djokovic fought through an aching shoulder....
10:00, 2019-08-29

Hey, USGA, this U.S. Open is perfect, don't mess with it The course is gorgeous. The players are happy. The leaderboard is intriguing. It should be a great weekend, as long as the USGA keeps its hands off Pebble Beach....
07:01, 2019-06-15

Gen Z are more open than Millennials when talking about menstruation Gen Zers are more open than other generations when it comes to talking about periods, according to new research. A new study of 2,000 women, aged 18-38, found that millennials and Gen Zers are completely shifting the mindset and conversation when it comes to reproductive health, with Gen Z being the...
18:34, 2019-08-14

Portugal PM says open to new alliance with far left Portugal's prime minister said on Wednesday he is ready to renew his Socialist party's alliance with two far-left parties following a general election in October....
21:34, 2019-07-10

All Windows Are Open for Kumail Nanjiani Kumail Nanjiani, stand-up comic and Oscar-nominated screenwriter, can add “in-demand leading man” to his résumé, with action-comedy film “Stuber” opening in theaters this week....
00:17, 2019-07-11

US Open 2019: second round – live! Get all the latest updates from day two at Pebble Beach Official leaderboard for the 119th US OpenSpieth’s caddie criticism shows teamwork gets turbulentAnd feel free to email scott.murray@theguardian.com 3.40pm BST Good morning Carmel Bay! A new day’s only just begun, and already there’s been some ...
16:51, 2019-06-14

British Open: The chase for the Claret Jug Top shots from the 2019 the Open Championship at Royal Portrush Golf Club in County Antrim, Northern Ireland.        ...
18:17, 2019-07-19

U.S. Open 2019: Tee times, how to watch Golfers are in Pebble Beach, set to tee up for the 2019 U.S. Open from Thursday through Sunday. UPI has you covered with a guide on how to watch and the tee times for your favorite players....
23:00, 2019-06-11

Zverev secures spot in U.S. Open last 16 German sixth seed Alexander Zverev advanced to the fourth round of the U.S. Open for the first time with a 6-7(4) 7-6(4) 6-3 7-6(3) win over Slovenia's Aljaz Bedene on Saturday....
07:17, 2019-09-01

Kyrgios keeps mostly calm and carries on at US Open "Nick Kyrgios delivered heaps of brilliant shotmaking and a sprinkle of controversy in a 6-3 7-6(1) 6-4 win over American Steve Johnson on Tuesday that put the Australian into the second round of the US Open."...
21:34, 2019-08-28

Nadal gets walkover into U.S. Open third round Three-times champion Rafa Nadal got a walkover into the third round of the U.S. Open after Australian wildcard Thanasi Kokkinakis withdrew from their evening match on Thursday....
08:17, 2019-08-30

Kyrgios accuses ATP of being 'corrupt' after US Open win "Australia\u0027s Nick Kyrgios could find himself in hot water again after accusing men\u0027s tennis governing body ATP of being \"corrupt\" following his US Open first round victory on Tuesday."...
21:34, 2019-08-28

Breakthroughs Are Not Just for the Young at the French Open Jan-Lennard Struff, 29, reached the fourth round of a Grand Slam tournament for the first time on Saturday. His next obstacle is No. 1 Novak Djokovic....
23:34, 2019-06-01

Northernmost hotel in the world to open Ever dreamed of spending the night in an igloo at the North Pole? For one month only, travelers will have the opportunity to do just that -- provided they've got a spare $100,000....
00:51, 2019-09-17

Kyrgios keeps mostly calm and carries on at U.S. Open Nick Kyrgios delivered heaps of brilliant shotmaking and a sprinkle of controversy in a 6-3 7-6(1) 6-4 win over American Steve Johnson on Tuesday that put the Australian into the second round of the U.S. Open....
19:00, 2019-08-28

US Open a 'missed opportunity', says Federer "Roger Federer has accepted that his shock defeat to Grigor Dimitrov in the US Open quarterfinals presents a \"missed opportunity\" to extend his record Grand Slam tally."...
15:17, 2019-09-04

Williams goes for No. 24 again vs Andreescu in US Open final Serena Williams tries again for record-tying 24th Grand Slam singles title, faces Andreescu in US Open final        ...
16:00, 2019-09-07

How IBM is delivering AI-generated highlights at the US Open AI is being used at the US Open, so that fans watching the finals with Serena Williams and Bianca Andreescu or Rafael Nadal and Danlil Medvedev can see replays of the most emotional moments....
06:34, 2019-09-09

Kyrgios withdraws from French Open "Nick Kyrgios has withdrawn from the French Open only days after claiming the event \"sucks\" compared to Wimbledon, according to tournament organisers."...
16:34, 2019-05-24

10,000 turn out for Zion's first open scrimmage More than 10,000 fans were in attendance at New Orleans' Smoothie King Center to see Zion Williamson in action for the first time at the Pelicans' open scrimmage on Saturday....
10:00, 2019-10-06

Osaka, Nadal headline Day Eight at U.S. Open Defending champion Naomi Osaka will seek a spot in the U.S. Open quarter-finals when she returns to the court on Monday while second seed Rafa Nadal faces former winner Marin Cilic in last 16 action....
08:51, 2019-09-02

The Londoner: Booker keeps its borders open In today's The Londoner: Booker keeps its borders open | Vogue's Edward Enninful comes over all plastic | Mary Beard denounces ancient languages as a reserve of the Conservatives...
13:17, 2019-09-04

| Osaka crashes out of French Open Naomi Osaka's hopes of winning a third successive Grand Slam ended when she was knocked out of the French Open in Round 3 by unheralded Katerina Siniakova....
16:51, 2019-06-01

You can't open-source license morality After developers pushed Chef Software to cut ties with ICE, there have been renewed calls for open-source licenses, which include morality clauses. For better or worse, such licenses aren't open source nor are they enforceable....
22:51, 2019-09-24

Ansel Elgort Is Looking For Open Relationship--But "Without the Sex" Stay open to the possibilities! Ansel Elgort dropped some bombs about his love life. Fresh off of his starring role in the film The Goldfinch, the actor sat down with The Times to......
09:17, 2019-10-01

Imelda weakens into open wave: NHC Imelda has weakened into an open wave and flash flood watches were in effect for parts of eastern Texas and western Louisiana, the U.S. National Hurricane Center said on Thursday....
02:17, 2019-09-20

Bertens, Stephens bow out of Pan Pacific Open Russia's Anastasia Pavlyuchenkova stunned second seed Kiki Bertens 6-1 7-5 to reach the Pan Pacific Open quarter-finals in Osaka on Thursday, while American Sloane Stephens suffered another early exit....
15:34, 2019-09-19

Keys sails through to U.S. Open third round Madison Keys eased through to the U.S. Open third round, recovering from a slow start and an early loss of serve to beat China's Zhu Lin 6-4 6-1 on Wednesday....
01:00, 2019-08-29

French Open: Players to Watch For the men, keep your eyes on Stefanos Tsitsipas, Guido Pella and Felix Auger-Aliassime. For the women, it’s Kiki Bertens, Belinda Bencic and Anett Kontaveit....
06:17, 2019-05-24

Halep stunned by qualifier at US Open Simona Halep might have just won Wimbledon, but the Romanian's struggles continue at the US Open after she was upset by a net-rushing American qualifier, Taylor Townsend....
00:51, 2019-08-30

10 Outdoorsy Gifts That Dad Will Actually Want to Open on Father's Day ‘Tis the season where everyone has a suggestion as to what gift you should buy your father. Pro tip: avoid the same old cliché items like whiskey bottles or barbecue utensils. Been there, done that. For outdoorsy dads, it is better to find an item they can use and abuse while enjoying their favorite...
03:17, 2019-05-22

US Open: Serena Williams now seems destined to win it all The ankle couldn’t stop her. The top-20 foe couldn’t even slow her. And with each rout, it looks more and more like Serena Williams is destined to win this U.S. Open. And take her place in history. Williams was confident this tourney was hers to lose, even before the top four seeds went by the......
06:51, 2019-09-04

French Open 2019: day one – live! Roger Federer in action on first day in ParisMen’s form guide | Women’s form guideEmail Daniel or tweet @DanielHarris 10.24am BST Well that didn’t last long. Kerber breaks back, but then from 40-15 is hauled back to deuce. A booming forehand and clean-up smash brings her level. 10.20am BST It’s 1-1...
11:34, 2019-05-26