Tuesday, July 14, 2015
Monday, July 13, 2015
Hundreds of music-loving snorkelers and divers, joined by distance swimmer Diana Nyad, ducked beneath the waves Saturday as a radio station broadcast a concert underwater at the Florida Keys National Marine Sanctuary.
Saturday, July 11, 2015
One man has become a behind-the-scenes force in the international art world after securing the return of art looted by the Nazis to the descendents of its original Jewish owners.
A full-size recreation of the glorious Michelangelo frescoes that adorn the ceiling of the Vatican's Sistine Chapel -- entirely in photographs -- will from Friday be on display in Montreal.
Tuesday, July 7, 2015
In Liverpool's Granby neighborhood, proud residents and a group of architects have brought back to life the area's four remaining Victorian streets, earning them a nomination for the UK's prestigious Turner Prize for contemporary art.
Monday, July 6, 2015
About to be overrun by Germans, a young black lieutenant called in an artillery barrage on his own position, knowing he'd be killed. It was the only way to hold off the enemy.
The San Antonio Missions in Texas, including The Alamo, were awarded world heritage status by the U.N.'s cultural body Sunday in what is likely to boost tourism to the sites.
Saturday, July 4, 2015
It's more than the world's largest folk art market. It's about keeping traditions alive and helping artisans from developing countries use their skills to start their own businesses.
Friday, July 3, 2015
Billy Joel set a record for most performances by a single artist at Madison Square Garden with his 65th show Wednesday night, besting Elton John.