Stories tagged: Cultural preservation
Wed., Dec. 19, 2012, 2:30 a.m.
‘Breakfast at Tiffany’s‘ added to US film registry
WASHINGTON (AP) — “Breakfast at Tiffany’s,” ”Dirty Harry” and “A League of Their Own” will be preserved for their enduring significance in American culture by the Library of Congress, along …
Thu., Oct. 18, 2012, 8:47 a.m.
NY appeals court nixes Defense of Marriage Act
NEW YORK (AP) — Saying the gay population has “suffered a history of discrimination,” a divided federal appeals court in Manhattan ruled Thursday that a federal law defining marriage as …
Sat., Sept. 29, 2012, 12:04 a.m.
APNewsBreak: NY pet cemetery deemed historic
WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — Another cemetery has been added to the National Register of Historic Places, but this one’s a little different. It has dogs and cats and iguanas …
Wed., Sept. 19, 2012, 12:01 a.m.
Macy’s NYC flagship getting $400M makeover
NEW YORK (AP) — A $400 million makeover is giving New York’s iconic Macy’s store a sleek, new 21st-century style. And some preservationists aren’t happy about it. They see the …
Sat., Sept. 8, 2012, 9:54 a.m.
Buffalo Bill performer reburied at SD reservation
SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) — The remains of a man who died young while touring the world with Buffalo Bill were hidden for more than a century in an unmarked …