- Alabama sports memories to live on in library's exhibit Updated: Feb-10-16 10:10 am
GADSDEN, Alabama - If you closed your eyes and listened, you might have imagined yourself in a dugout, on a sideline, on a race course or in a press box.
- ArtPrize-winning piece to go on display in Indiana museum Updated: Feb-10-16 8:14 am
INDIANAPOLIS - A sculpture that won $300,000 in the 2014 ArtPrize competition in Michigan will go on display next month at the Indiana State Museum.
- Museum offers free admission for Abraham Lincoln's birthday Updated: Feb-10-16 4:31 am
SPRINGFIELD, Illinois - The Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum is offering free admission to mark the 16th president's birthday.
- Indiana State Museum unveils mallet tied to Abraham Lincoln Updated: Feb-09-16 6:15 pm
INDIANAPOLIS - A wooden mallet inlaid with the initials "A.L" was made by Abraham Lincoln, who used it during his Indiana youth to make furniture, Indiana State Museum officials said Tuesday in unveiling the artifact that had been a family's secret heirloom for five generations.
- Marv Albert gets contract extension to call NBA on TNT Updated: Feb-09-16 1:32 pm
NEW YORK - Veteran announcer Marv Albert has agreed to a multiyear contract extension with TNT to call NBA games.
- Trib publisher labeled 2015's 'most generous' American Updated: Feb-09-16 1:00 pm
PITTSBURGH - The Chronicle of Philanthropy is describing the late publisher of the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, Dick Scaife, as 2015's "most generous American."
- Tlaquepaque: Arts and crafts enclave near Guadalajara Updated: Feb-09-16 10:53 am
TLAQUEPAQUE, Mexico - Strolling the boutique-lined streets of this arts-and-crafts enclave near Guadalajara, Mexico, is like stepping into the brightly colored pages of a storybook.
- Illinois State Museum says it has reached deal to reopen Updated: Feb-08-16 4:22 pm
SPRINGFIELD, Illinois - The agency that oversees the Illinois State Museum and the governor's office have reached an agreement to reopen the facility and its satellite locations by charging admission and closing two branches, the state announced Monday.
- 2 to be inducted in North Dakota Agriculture Hall of Fame Updated: Feb-08-16 2:05 am
BISMARCK, North Dakota - Two people are being inducted into the North Dakota Agriculture Hall of Fame.
- Museum puts on free planetarium event for supporting towns Updated: Feb-07-16 8:29 am
ST. JOHNSURY, Vermont - The Fairbanks Museum in St. Johnsbury is offering a free planetarium presentation next weekend to residents of the more than a dozen communities that support it.
- NU State Museum offering free Thursday night admission Updated: Feb-07-16 5:01 am
LINCOLN, Nebraska - The University of Nebraska State Museum is offering free Thursday night admissions in February.
- Bentonville museum takes American art exhibition on the road Updated: Feb-06-16 2:05 pm
BENTONVILLE, Arkansas - An 11-step set of instructions awaits whoever opens "Box 11" upon arrival in Savannah, Georgia, from Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art.
- Bennington Museum offers free admission Saturday Updated: Feb-06-16 8:42 am
BENNINGTON, Vermont - The Bennington Museum is offering free admission on its community day.
- Museum hosts talk on Frederick Douglass 1845 trip to Ireland Updated: Feb-06-16 6:15 am
ALBANY, New York - A western New York college professor is giving a talk at an Albany museum on the trip the black abolitionist Frederick Douglass made to Ireland more than 170 years ago.
- Lincoln museum sets Dinosaurs and Disasters event Updated: Feb-06-16 5:05 am
LINCOLN, Nebraska - The annual Dinosaurs and Disasters event has been scheduled for Saturday at the University of Nebraska State Museum in Lincoln.
- Calif. attorney joins effort to recover Nazi-looted painting Updated: Feb-05-16 7:07 pm
LOS ANGELES - California's attorney general is asking a federal appeals court to reverse a ruling allowing a priceless 19th century painting to remain in a Spanish museum rather than going to the heirs of a Jewish woman forced to hand it over to the Nazis during the Holocaust.
- Rock Island Arsenal Museum to reduce collection, operations Updated: Feb-05-16 4:59 pm
ROCK ISLAND, Illinois - About 3,200 artifacts will be removed from the Rock Island Arsenal Museum's collection amid an upcoming reduction in staff.
- Creation Museum 1 step closer toward expansion goal Updated: Feb-05-16 2:00 pm
PETERSBURG, Kentucky - The Creation Museum has moved a step closer toward tripling its size.
- Motown Museum to host forum series for Black History Month Updated: Feb-05-16 4:12 am
DETROIT - Motown Museum in Detroit is hosting a series of forum events on Fridays in February in celebration of Black History Month.
- Ex-49ers owner DeBartolo anxiously awaits Hall of Fame fate Updated: Feb-05-16 2:23 am
SAN FRANCISCO - Edward DeBartolo Jr. played no favorites. When it came to the way he treated his employees, from the stars on the field to the office workers behind the scenes, nobody argued how much he cared.
- Some of NFL's biggest stars never played in Super Bowl Updated: Feb-04-16 3:06 pm
Some of the NFL's biggest all-time stars have a gaping hole on their playing resumes.
- Glass expert digs into secrets of historic Venetian process Updated: Feb-04-16 8:58 am
ALBANY, New York - A modern-day glassblower believes he has unraveled the mysteries of Renaissance-era Venetian glassmaking, a trade whose secrets were so closely guarded that anyone who divulged them faced the prospect of death.
- Great Plains Art Museum to boast 19th century engravings Updated: Feb-04-16 5:05 am
LINCOLN, Nebraska - The Great Plains Art Museum's first exhibition of the year will feature 19th-century engravings of wildlife that roamed the American plains.
- Mystery meat: Was it really woolly mammoth on the menu? Updated: Feb-03-16 6:34 pm
When members of the Explorers Club gathered for their lavish annual dinner in New York City in 1951, one account said they feasted on meat from a prehistoric wooly mammoth that had been preserved in a glacier.
- Creation Museum leaders' seek approval to expand its size Updated: Feb-03-16 3:56 pm
PETERSBURG, Kentucky - A Kentucky museum dedicated to a literal interpretation of the Bible is planning to nearly triple its size.