ROME (AP) — The United States on Tuesday officially returned 25 artifacts looted over the decades from Italy, including Etruscan vases, 1st-century frescoes and precious books that ended up in U.S. museums, universities and private collections.
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LONDON (AP) — The English Football Association says it has charged Ipswich midfielder Teddy Bishop with multiple breaches of its betting rules.
LANSING, Mich. (AP) — State fishery regulators are asking anglers to monitor live bait purchases for juvenile Asian carp.
BERLIN (AP) — Camille Pissarro’s famous “Boulevard Montmartre at Night” shows a brightly illuminated avenue in Paris — the city lights turned into gentle dabs of oil paint. Next to the French impressionist’s 1897 work is a painting by German expressionist Ernst Ludwig Kirchner from 1912 depicting a Berlin street scene in flashy yellow, blue and black — the broad brush stokes clearly visible.