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Two very different exhibits of Russian and Soviet art have opened at the University of Louisiana at Lafayette.

It was a big weekend for cars in Ypsilanti.

Art and artifacts from Oklahoma City's National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum can now be viewed online.

In a story Sept. 15 about Bill Cosby loaning African-American art to the Smithsonian Institution, The Associated Press, relying on information from the National Museum of African Art, reported erroneously that Cosby and his wife would lend their entire collection to the museum. They will lend 62 works, not the entire collection of more than 300, according to new information from the museum.

If you happen to find some remnants of woven wool in your attic — in red, white or blue and marked Fort McHenry — the Smithsonian Institution would like to know.

Hundreds of items from civil rights icon Rosa Parks that were long kept hidden away in a New York warehouse will have a new home at the Library of Congress for the next 10 years.

A Sopwith Camel airplane, an exact replica of that flown by flying ace Col. Elliott Springs during World War I, is on display at the Carolinas Aviation Museum.

Levine Museum of the New South will open “LGBTQ Perspectives on Equality” to the public July 25, featuring four exhibits that delve into LGBT history and the people responsible for bringing LGBT concerns to public attention.

Duke Energy Foundation says it will donate $100,000 to the Harvey B. Gantt Center for African-American Arts + Culture if the center increases its membership rolls in the next year from about 700 people to 1,974.

They escaped from Nazi Germany only to discover a new form of persecution in the Jim Crow South, where they taught at black colleges and universities.

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