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American Airlines in Fight with Museum Over Fish

by Fran Golden. Posted Apr 12th 2011 12:30 PM

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In a real-life fish tale a big airline is going head to head with a big museum. American Airlines this week filed court papers in an attempt to limit its liability after it was sued by the American Museum of Natural History in New York over the loss of dead fish.
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Nixon Library Adds Watergate Exhibit

by Libby Zay. Posted Apr 1st 2011 10:00 AM

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Richard Nixon's presidential library in Yorba Linda, California opened up a new permanent exhibit yesterday that provides a more balanced and accurate account of the Watergate scandal, scholars say.
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Museums Put Terrorists, Mobsters and Convicts on Display

by Libby Zay. Posted Mar 9th 2011 10:00 AM
This year, museums around the nation are turning crime and punishment and even terrorism into entertainment – and organizers are hoping the crowds will come knocking.
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Egyptian Museum Missing Items

by Kim Foley MacKinnon. Posted Feb 14th 2011 12:00 PM
Looters got away with 18 artifacts from the Egyptian Museum during the recent political unrest, including two statues of "King Tut," officials announced yesterday. A few of the items have since been recovered.
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Top 10 Museums in the US for Families

by Annemarie Dooling. Posted Jan 21st 2011 01:06 PM
Best museums in the United States

With so many choices and varieties, it can be easy to become overwhelmed with culture in the United States. In particular, families with teens and kids can become confused about which exhibits are age appropriate and when to go. Luckily, these ten museums have the exhibits and amenities that work perfectly for families and it just so happens that they're among the best collections in the country. So pack up the entire family and visit these top 10 US museums.
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