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Switzerland Pledges $2 Million To Solve Nazi Art Mysteries

Switzerland pledges to help identify art stolen from victims of the Holocaust.

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Alan Rickman, Beloved Actor of Harry Potter and Die Hard, Passes Away

[DIGEST: The Guardian; BBC; Telegraph] Beloved British actor of stage and screen, Alan Rickman, has ...

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A Life of Legend: Rockstar and Fashion Icon David Bowie

Digest: [BBC; NYTimes; LATimes] Just days after the release of his newest album, Blackstar, ...

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Things Just Got Very Bad For Bill Cosby

EDITOR’S NOTE: This article has been amended to reflect recent updates to the story. ...

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Will You Be My Mummy: Dead Bodies in Museums Raise Ethical Dilemmas

The Metropolitan Museum of Art’s exhibition on ancient Egypt raises disturbing questions about the ...

How The Red Menace Spawned a Christmas Tradition: The Story of the NORAD Santa Tracker

[DIGEST: NYTimes, NORADSanta, PaleoFuture] On December 24, families across the world will snuggle their ...

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Tehran Symphony Orchestra Cancels Performance Rather Than Ban Female Musicians

The last-minute cancellation of a performance by the Tehran Symphony Orchestra was credited to ...

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Star Wars Sets New Box Office Record, Might Become Highest Grossing Film Ever

[Digest: Forbes; Box Office Mojo; The Guardian] As expected, Star Wars: The Force Awakens ...