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Harvard museum to dust off curiosities long kept in storage

BY PHILIP MARCELO CAMBRIDGE, Mass. (AP) — As one of the world's oldest museums dedicated to anthropology turns 150, it's undergoing some big changes to...

Credit card sensation: The hottest new plastic is metal

BY KEN SWEET NEW YORK (AP) — The demand has been so overwhelming that the manufacturer ran out of raw material in just a few...

Sidney & Berne Davis Art Center: The Treasure of First...

Often, we find treasures in the most conspicuous places...occasionally, right beneath our noses.  We go about our days paying little regard and notice to...

WGCU Pays Homage to Myra Janco Daniels by Naming Public Media...

Distinguished guests filled the newly-named Myra Janco Daniels Public Media Center on Wednesday evening, all hoping for an opportunity to express sincere appreciation for...

The body, animals and deities: Mayan art on show in Berlin

BY GEIR MOULSON BERLIN (AP) — Sculptures celebrating the human body, precious jewelry, animals from frogs to jaguars and depictions of deities are going on...

Muslim Student Association Celebrates Diversity with World Hijab Day

You start with the short side of the scarf draped over the right side of your head, concealing the hair but exposing the face....

Nobody knows body like Barbie: Tall, petite and curvy

BY JOSEPH PISANI NEW YORK (AP) — Barbie's got a brand new bod. Mattel, the maker of the iconic plastic doll, said it will begin selling...

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70-Year-Old Woman Attacked, Suspect At-Large: NEW PHOTOS RELEASED

A 70-year-old woman walking from the Walmart parking lot towards the store located at 545 Pine Island Road in North Fort Myers was approached by an...

Firefighters Mopping Hot Spots in Golden Gate Estates: UPDATE – STILL...

Firefighters are reportedly mopping up hot spots that cover the 7,068 acres consumed by the 30th Avenue Fire. Residual heat crews continue to encounter smoldering...

LCSO Sharing Little Regarding Lehigh Homicide Investigation: UPDATE – VICTIMS IDENTIFIED

The Lee County Sheriff's Office has released limited information regarding the death investigation that began on Thursday afternoon on 4 Street West in Lehigh Acres. Now reported...

Ohio family members plead for tips to solve massacre of 8

  BY ANDREW WELSH-HUGGINS COLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Tearful family members are pleading for information that could help solve the massacre of eight people in Ohio...