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PAD Paris, 2017

Maura Haverly 26/03/2017What is in the Tuilleries in the springtime, has been around over 20 years, is subject to extreme vetting (as Trump would say), serves a lovely drop of my favorite drink (rhymes with champagne) and has its own flock of sheep? The answer is obvious...[Read More]
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Watch Ukraine's Largest Munitions Depot Turn Into A...

AAD REPORTS 25/03/2017Well we wonder who could have caused this to happen? Watch Ukraine's Largest Munitions Depot Transformed Into Massive Fireball    Ukraine's largest munitions depot literally blew up yesterday, sending mushroom clouds rising and rockets...[Read More]
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German Design Legacy That Visually Punctuates The...

AAD REPORTS 24/03/2017Art Deco hard points dot the verdant landscape of Normandy. Stylistic as seen from above, new drone photos of indestructible German pillboxes that linger on punctuation marks to a past which today's snowflakes could never comprehend, nor have the courage...[Read More]
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Legends of the Past, When Led Zeppelin Met Elvis

AAD REPORTS 23/03/2017 The passing of music legend Chuck Berry at the age of ninety this past week has prompted much music nostalgia. Berry, who was wild in his ways, at least lived to a ripe old age. Not so was the case of his contemporary Elvis Presley who died some forty...[Read More]
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Art Dispute Paints a Murky Picture

AAD REPORTS 23/03/2017Britain’s leading “art detective” has been accused of running mistresses on expenses while court documents have shone a light on an industry where payments have allegedly been made to police officers to “oil the wheels” of...[Read More]
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Civil War Erupts in Guggenheim Family (again)

AAD REPORTS 22/03/2017Gore Vidal once described Peggy Guggenheim “as the last of Henry James’s transatlantic heroines, Daisy Miller with rather more balls.” Guggenheim, who died in 1979 at the age of 81, has also been called everything from...[Read More]
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Marsden Hartley's Maine, Met-Breuer

Robert Alexander Boyle 22/03/2017 This past week saw the opening of an excellent exhibition at the Metropolitan Museum of Art / Breuer annex on 75th and Madison. At a time when the museum had been under severe criticism and even saw the resignation of its director Thomas Campbell, a...[Read More]
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David Rockefeller, Philanthropist and Head of Chase...

AAD REPORTS 20/03/2017Banker, financial diplomat and patron of the arts, David Rockefeller passes on at the age of 101. Leaves behind an art collection of upwards of 15,000 objects. David Rockefeller, the banker and philanthropist with the fabled family name who controlled...[Read More]
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NASA fifty years ago, final frontier

AAD REPORTS 20/03/2017Almost fifty years ago the United States pushed the boundaries of mankind to places previously inconceivable. To show the scale of that achievement no state or group of Nations has duplicated that feat. Nobody else has ever designed a rocket this...[Read More]
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Ivory trade and Why Did Greenland's Vikings...

AAD REPORTS 20/03/2017On the grassy slope of a fjord near the southernmost tip of Greenland stand the ruins of a church built by Viking settlers more than a century before Columbus sailed to the Americas. The thick granite-block walls remain intact, as do the 20-foot-high...[Read More]
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Inside The Mind Of A Professional Jewelry Thief: A...

Dr Fungi 19/03/2017De les dossiers de criminalité organisée: My forte is stealing jewelry, although I put my fingers in almost every illegal enterprise I came across. You will notice however throughout this book that only a few jewelry scores are mentioned....[Read More]
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Six Theories Behind The Stolen Gardner Museum...

AAD REPORTS 19/03/2017   Twenty-seven years after two thieves disguised as police officers talked their way into the Isabella Stewart Gardner Museum, tied up the guards and fled with masterpieces worth an estimated $500 milion, it remains the world’s largest art...[Read More]
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Knights Templar Hiding Place in UK

AAD REPORTS 18/03/2017A stunning network of caves has been found down a rabbit hole on a farmer’s land near Shifnal in Shropshire, England. Reportedly the Caynton Caves were used by followers of the Knights Templar in the 17th century. Located less than a meter (3.3ft)...[Read More]
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Paris, Motion Pictures and the Age of...

AAD REPORTS 18/03/2017Prior to recents, this series of reuniting long lost motion pictures from the 19th century with the great paintings of the leadings had been planned. New York and London have already been completed here at AAD, so here is Paris as it was in the era of...[Read More]
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Robert F. Kennedy Jr. Resigns from his Post at...

AAD REPORTS 18/03/2017New York Times bestselling author Jerry Oppenheimer has written two books about the Kennedys, including a 2015 biography of Robert Kennedy Jr. His most recent book, The Kardashians: An American Drama, will be published in September. After three decades...[Read More]
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Marsden Hartley, In His Own Words and Records

Robert Alexander Boyle 17/03/2017The Fake News Blizzard was large enough to cause a premature cancellation of the press preview of the forthcoming Marsden Hartley Show at the Met Breuer on 75th and madison, and while we are not as of yet aware of the specifics of the show, prior...[Read More]
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MET Announcement

AAD REPORTS 16/03/2017Editor's Note:  Does the incredibly rich Metropolitan Museum mention a United States national debt of $19.6 trillion? Most of which was racked up by Trump’s genius predecessor, a fiscally wasteful two termer whose mathematical machinations...[Read More]
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Legends of the Past

AAD REPORTS 15/03/2017A B-29 nicknamed the Lady of the Lake, due to its presence in a pond near a USAF base, later used for training  in escapes from downed aircraft has been revealed by examination of its serial number to be the reconnaissance aircraft that detected the...[Read More]
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The Macaroni in 'Yankee Doodle' is Not What You...

AAD REPORTS 15/03/2017Philip Dawe The Macaroni. A Real Character at the Late Masquerade 1773 - (Photo: Wellcome Images, London/CC BY 4.0) Poodles of Poodles, the ridiculous peacock world of the 1760s & 1770s   Generations of American kids forced to sing...[Read More]
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Photos Made Famous By Artists - Houses of Parliament,...

AAD REPORTS 15/03/2017Houses of Parliament - Follow Natgeotravel on Instagram @natgeotravel Claude Monet (1840 - 1926) Houses of Parliament, Seagulls 1903 - Princeton University Art Museum Joseph Mallord William Turner (1775 - 1851) Burning of the House of Lords and Commons...[Read More]
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Wicked Design Gets Fine Tuned

AAD REPORTS 13/03/2017RUSSIA AND CHINA IN FEAR: USA'S F-22 RAPTOR IS GETTING MORE STEALTH AND FIREPOWER -  [Read More]
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Bad Guys Bedevil The Art Market

Robert Alexander Boyle 11/03/2017Ken Perenyi, art forger and predator has not, as many hoped, disappeared. He has merely decamped. Perenyi who is just as much a two-bit crook as any ambulance chasing attorney or sketchy stock broker, has fled the "heat" in New York to re-heat his idiots...[Read More]
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Where art thou, Mr. Radcliffe?

Elliot Lee 11/03/2017Justice Barry Ostrager of the New York Supreme Court wants to know, where is Julian Radcliffe? A no show or non-appearance at today’s final court hearing (see court record photo below). It appears that Radcliffe is in arrears to the tune of 86k in...[Read More]
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Mirrored house in Mojave draws Rave Reviews

AAD REPORTS 11/03/2017Artist Doug Aitken Workshop has installed a completely mirror-clad house in the middle of California's Coachella Valley. Mirage, which is modeled after the classic American Ranch home design, is entirely covered in mirrored panels, inside and out,...[Read More]
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Heliopolis Recovered

AAD REPORTS 10/03/2017Archaeologists from Egypt and Germany have found an eight-metre (26ft) statue submerged in groundwater in a Cairo slum that they say probably depicts revered Pharaoh Ramses II, who ruled Egypt more than 3,000 years ago. The discovery – hailed by...[Read More]
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6 Examples of How Portraits of Women Were Manipulated...

The Epoch Times 08/03/2017 Christine Lin @ Epoch Times Throughout history, portrayals of women have been used to further political, social, and commercial ends. In the Renaissance, women’s faces, bodies, and dress were carefully designed, sometimes fictionalized, to suit...[Read More]
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Fine Art Restoration and Conservation: In Conversation...

Elliot Lee 07/03/2017Shiraz Art conservation & consulting was founded in Charlotte, NC in 1984 by Massoud Shiraz, an experienced art conservator. M. Shiraz’s professional career developed from his fascination with fine art, which he discovered as a student in art...[Read More]
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John F. Kensett (1816-1872)

Robert Alexander Boyle 07/03/2017 John Kensett (1816-1872), Hudson River Scene, 1857. Actually a View from West Point, an example of a minor discipline such as gender studies overtook American history in museums these days as a priority set by curatorial commisars One of the...[Read More]
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Lost "Bullitt" Ford Mustang allegedly found...

AAD REPORTS 04/03/2017One of the most legendary cars in Hollywood history may have been found after nearly 50 years. The 1968 classic “Bullitt” had two stars in it: Steve McQueen and his Highland Green 1968 Mustang GT. A more iconic on-screen duo there never...[Read More]
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A Wall of Colour, a Window to the Past

AAD REPORTS 04/03/2017As brilliant as any of the works in the Harvard Art Museums’ galleries is a rainbow of small glass jars on the building’s fourth floor. Curious visitors who turn left exiting the museums’ elevators will see the Forbes Pigment...[Read More]
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Modern Art at Yale, Part two of the Permanent...

Robert Alexander Boyle 04/03/2017Blessed by the generous donations by alumni, such as Stephen Corning Clark, the 20th century section at the Yale University Art Gallery is an exclamation point to the museum experience. From the perspective that this is where the market has shifted, it...[Read More]
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Instagram Echoes Artists Past - Hawaii

AAD REPORTS 03/03/2017Image Courtesy Bryana Holly in Hawaii - Follow Bryana on Instagram @bryanaholly Eugene Savage (1883-1978), Along the Coast Hawaii You may also like to read: *  A Hawaiian Waterfall *  Santa Monica, California *  Hawaii Palms *...[Read More]
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Instagram Echoes Artists Past - Hawaii

AAD REPORTS 03/03/2017Bryana Holly in Hawaii - Follow Bryana on Instagram @bryanaholly Eugene Savage (1883-1978), Hawaiian Fruit Plantation You may also like to read: *  Richmond Hill *  Houses of Parliament *  Storm King Art Center, Mountainville, NY *...[Read More]
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1930's Postcards from Florida

AAD REPORTS 02/03/2017  Bayfront Park, Miami, FL circa 1935 Biltmore Hotel, Coral Gables, FL Blimp over Miami, FL Washington Palms, Miami, FL Flame Vines, Miami, FL Plane to Havana, Pan Am Clipper, Miami, FL Seminole Village, Miami, FL Osceola Indian Village,...[Read More]
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Abandoned London Mansion

AAD REPORTS 01/03/2017Abandoned London Mansion - Empty since 1895: To see the images: http://headcramp.com/empty-old-mansion/7/?bdk=b6c23842541946160608&as=6c23842541946160608 You may also like to read: *  New England Air Museum *  What’s Going...[Read More]
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Instagram Echoes Artists Past - Santa Monica,...

AAD REPORTS 01/03/2017Bryana Holly, Santa Monica, California - Follow Bryana on Instagram @bryanaholly Guy Rose (1867-1925), Santa Monica California - photo credit, Jonathan Club, Los Angeles, CA You may also like to read: *  Richmond Hill *  Houses of...[Read More]
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Russian Billionaire Takes 74% Loss on $85 Million...

AAD REPORTS 01/03/2017Russian billionaire Dmitry Rybolovlev paid 54 million euros (then $85 million) for a landscape by Paul Gauguin in a private transaction in June 2008. On Tuesday, he took a 74 percent loss on his investment. Gauguin’s 1892 landscape “Te Fare...[Read More]
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Rauli Mård at the Cross Roads of the World

Elliot Lee 28/02/2017This publication is a catch up with one of AAD's previous contributors, who seemed to have dropped off the AAD virtual map for a little while. As you can imagine, we wondered why, and what we found was that since first appearing on AAD, Rauli...[Read More]
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Instagram Echoes Artists Past - Hawaii

AAD REPORTS 28/02/2017Bryana Holly in Hawaii - Follow Bryana on Instagram @bryanaholly Eugene Savage (1883-1978) You may also like to read: *  Mt. Adams, The Cascades *  Richmond Hill *  Houses of Parliament *  Storm King Art Center, Mountainville,...[Read More]
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Instagram Echoes Artists Past - Hawaii Palms

AAD REPORTS 28/02/2017Bryana Holly in Hawaii - Follow Brana on Instgram @bryanaholly Eugene Savage (1883-1978) Hawaii Bryana Holly in Hawaii - Follow Brana on Instgram @bryanaholly Eugene Savage (1883-1978) Hawaii You may also like to read: *  Mt. Adams, The...[Read More]
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Miami Lost, the Seminole Photographs of Eugene F....

AAD REPORTS 28/02/2017Miami Lost, the Seminole Photographs of Eugene F. Savage   In 1935 buoyed by the success of the sale of his Hall of State Centennial Murals to the state of Texas, deep in the Great Depression the artist Eugene Francis Savage drove from his home in...[Read More]
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Parrish Art Museum, Southampton, NY

Robert Alexander Boyle 28/02/2017New Parrish Museum Building, Designed by Herzog and deMeuron Parrish Art Museum in Southampton, NY, is an old collection in a new home, well, its home since 2013 when it moved east from Jobs Lane in Southampton several miles east to a former farm site...[Read More]
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Instagram Echoes Artists Past - A Hawaiian...

AAD REPORTS 27/02/2017Sara Underwood @ A Hawaiian waterfall Scene, 2017 - follow Sara on Instagram @saraunderwood Eugene Savage (1883-1978), Hawaiian Waterfall Scene, painted circa 1940 You may also like to read: *  Mt. Adams, The Cascades *  Richmond...[Read More]
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Central Park Sculpture Guide along with Commentary by...

Robert Alexander Boyle 27/02/2017Situated in and around Central Park of New York City is a world class collection of sculpture that were it anywhere else it would be celebrated. Here it is largely overlooked and ignored, until one sees them in person and realizes something major is...[Read More]
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Mozilla's Art Installation Warns About How Companies...

AAD REPORTS 27/02/2017Most of us assume no one cares about what we look at on our devices, but the data is being used to create a picture of who we are and where we went — and, for the most part, it's completely legal. "Privacy is a fundamental right … but the...[Read More]
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London Classic Car Show 2017

Elliot Lee 25/02/2017The opportunity to see Nick Mason’s incredible 250 GTO up close and personal, doesn't happen too often, and that experience is only available at The London Classic Car Show at the ExCel London through to this Sunday. A collaboration and curated...[Read More]
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Trove of Dazzling Bronze Age Weapons Unearthed in...

AAD REPORTS 25/02/2017Alex Salmond's strategic stockpile found? Excavations during the construction of two soccer fields in Scotland have turned up a rare discovery — a Bronze-Age weapon hoard, including a notched bronze sword and a gold-decorated spearhead. The...[Read More]
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F-35 Lightning II 2016 Year in Review

AAD REPORTS 25/02/2017Watch "F-35 Lightning II 2016 Year in Review" on YouTube: [Read More]
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2017 BRIT Awards Statue by Zaha Hadid

AAD REPORTS 22/02/2017Tonight’s BRIT Awards 2017 will present winning artists with the statue designed by Zaha Hadid. BRITs Chairman Jason Iley initially reached out to Hadid in early 2016. Iley wanted to create something modern and culturally relevant for The BRITs....[Read More]
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German jet of WW2 looked like modern American stealth...

AAD REPORTS 22/02/2017The Horten Ho 229 is generally known by a few unique names. The plane was called the H.IX, by the Horten Brothers. The identity Ho 229 had been given to the plane by the German Ministry of Aviation. Sometimes, it was also called the Gotha Go 229, because...[Read More]
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UK taxes hard at work, Tony Blair gave 1 million...

AAD REPORTS 21/02/2017Abu-Zakariya al-Britani, formerly known as Ronald Fiddler British terror suspect who received a seven-figure payoff after being released from Guantanamo Bay died when he detonated explosives during a suicide bombing in Iraq, according to reports on...[Read More]
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Beatles Ringo Starr, Paul McCartney Reunite in...

AAD REPORTS 21/02/2017Surviving Beatles reunite, for a day at least. It's not every day two Beatles come together. But it happened Sunday (Feb. 19) when the surviving members of the Fab Four, Paul McCartney and Ringo Starr, connected in the studio.  Bruce Sugar,...[Read More]
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3 men convicted in $110 million Paris modern art...

AAD REPORTS 21/02/2017Sleazy Euros found guilty of being thieving Euros. PARIS (AP) — An agile thief nicknamed "Spiderman," an antiques dealer and an art expert were sentenced to prison Monday and ordered to pay Paris for stealing five masterpieces from the city's...[Read More]
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Holt's Quarterly Gun Sale, London

AAD REPORTS 21/02/2017Renowned internationally for their quarterly sporting and gun auctions, Holts' next fine modern and antique guns sale is set to take place on Thursday 16th March in London. In the first of their main sales this year, there will be aproximatelly 900...[Read More]
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Russian billionaire's £360 million superyacht is...

AAD REPORTS 21/02/2017A Russian billionaire's £360 million superyacht has been impounded after the shipbuilder said it was still owed millions in fees, it has emerged. The futuristic vessel is now being kept in Gibraltar after shipbuilders Nobiskrug said Andrey...[Read More]
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Orientalist Paintings at a Renovated Clark Art...

Robert Alexander Boyle 19/02/2017 Gerome, detail of "A Slave Market" Situated deep in the Berkshire Mountains of western Massachusetts, The Robert Sterling and Francine Clark Institute of Williamstown has a collection of French paintings that rivals the Metropolitan Museum or the...[Read More]
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F.B.I. Returns Stolen Charles Darwin Letter To...

AAD REPORTS 19/02/2017The letter, penned by the renowned naturalist and geologist in 1875, was stolen from the Smithsonian more than three decades ago. It was recently recovered by the FBI following a public tip regarding the letter’s whereabouts. Assistant Director in...[Read More]
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Fine Art Restoration and Conservation: In Conversation...

Elliot Lee 19/02/2017Simon Gillespie Conservation and Art Restoration Studio is situated in New Bond Street in the heart of London's art district. Simon has been conserving and restoring paintings for over thirty years and his studio has vast experience in saving paintings...[Read More]
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Europe must not bow to U.S. spending demands on NATO:...

AAD REPORTS 18/02/2017As Americans are starting to be indignant over the swinish attitude displayed by Euro buffoon Jean-Claude Junker. How a slippery policy from a non military country keeps on fantasizing about a Euro military, while skipping NATO minimums is a venture into...[Read More]
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Packed Show Set To Be A Classic For The Capital

AAD REPORTS 17/02/2017The London Classic Car Show is less than a week away, but still the organisers are lining up rare and exciting cars guaranteed to thrill the thousands of visitors preparing to make the trip to ExCeL, London for the four-day show (23-26 February). •...[Read More]
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Seven held over $72 million Amsterdam diamond heist...

AAD REPORTS 17/02/2017No statute of limitations in the Netherlands. Police "carried out, on Friday January 20 and Saturday January 21, 2017, a total of seven arrests in connection with the diamond theft at Schiphol airport in February 2005 and money laundering," the...[Read More]
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Nubian Pyramids

AAD REPORTS 17/02/2017When you hear the word pyramid, you probably think about ancient Egyptian pyramids or Mesoamerican pyramids towering high over the jungle canopy. There are some 3,000 year old pyramids in Northern Sudan, and National Geographic Engineer Alan Turchik set...[Read More]
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Construction of Leeza SOHO reaches level 20

AAD REPORTS 17/02/2017Construction of Leeza Soho, a 46-storey (207m) mixed-use tower with the world's tallest atrium, has reached level 20.  Leeza SOHO Atrium Within the Lize Financial Business District - a new business, residential and transport hub adjacent to...[Read More]
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Edwards Air Force Base

AAD REPORTS 17/02/2017Editors Note: The thousand people sent by Denmark to California shows the commitment for this programme in design to succeed. This is the opposite of Jean-Claude Juncker's whimsical and hubristic ideas about European Defence.    You may...[Read More]
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Instagram Echoes Artists Past - Death Valley

AAD REPORTS 14/02/2017Daisy Lea @ Death Valley, 2017 - follow Daisy on Instagram @daisylea Death Valley by Maynard Dixon (January 24, 1875 – November 11, 1946) You may also like to read: *  Mt. Adams, The Cascades *  Richmond Hill *  Houses of...[Read More]
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B29 Cockpit on Takeoff

AAD REPORTS 14/02/2017B-29 Superfortress B-29 Superfortress Cockpit Millenium Falcon Cockpit Restored Boeing B-29 Superfortress ‘FiFi’ Takeoff – Filmed From The Cockpit!   In this video, we see a truly magnificent plane, the Boeing B-29...[Read More]
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England's National Past Time

AAD REPORTS 13/02/2017   This is the kind of thing that used to happen at football (not soccer) matches every Saturday afternoon back in the late 1980s, especially when the West Ham girly-boys used to visit Loftus Road (QPR). West London la la la…. Massive...[Read More]
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Steamship found under Kansas cornfield

AAD REPORTS 13/02/2017In 1988, a group of treasure hunters found a steamboat that was buried in a Kansas cornfield. It was loaded with supplies for 16 towns. This ship was the Arabia, whose hull had been punctured by a submerged tree on September 5th, 1856, near Parkville,...[Read More]
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Brown Remains Down

AAD REPORTS 13/02/2017Generation IKEA views the world via a lens supplied by an IPhone, as such, family heirlooms may get shipped to God knows where. Sorry, Nobody Wants Your Parents’ Stuff   Advice for boomers desperate to unload family heirlooms After my...[Read More]
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Tutankhamun's secret room to be OPENED by scientists...

AAD REPORTS 13/02/2017KING Tut’s tomb will be probed by scientists in bid to find a mysterious treasure-packed lost chamber that could be the “discovery of the century”. Egypt’s Valley of the Kings will welcome a team of archeologists who are plan...[Read More]
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German History Re-embraced

AAD REPORTS 13/02/2017The Nazi era anthem was accidentally sung as an intro to the Federation Cup in tennis between Germany and the United States. While the media bleated their outrage at the seeming American faux pas as hosts of the team tennis match in Hawaii, the...[Read More]
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Panama Arrests Partners in Mossack-Fonseca Firm

AAD REPORTS 11/02/2017PANAMA CITY (AP) — Prosecutors in Panama say they've formally arrested the partners of a law firm involved in last year's "Panama Papers" scandal, in which thousands of pages of documents related to offshore accounts were leaked. The arrests...[Read More]
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Pax Americana Returns?

AAD REPORTS 07/02/2017Op-Ed: President Trump's major Asian breakthrough Rival power designs about throwing Uncle Sam out of Asia just got more difficult – or well-nigh impossible. And that crowd sloshing in the snow of ridiculously expensive Alpine resorts will have...[Read More]
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Loud design hobbles Royal Navy

AAD REPORTS 06/02/2017British diesels so noisy Daring class diesel engine replacements looming so loud, even noisy Russian subs can hear them 100 miles away. FYI the Americans retrofitted their destroyers with port and starboard spare natural gas fired turbines for powering...[Read More]
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Deadly Design: Old Smoky Limps home minus a few jets...

AAD REPORTS 06/02/2017Russia’s rickety aircraft carrier, the Admiral Kuznetsov, is close to being home after spending a couple months off Syria’s coast. During that short period of time, two of its aircraft plunged into the Mediterranean, and it seemed as if the...[Read More]
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Brexit Bill Gets Go Ahead From Parliament

AAD REPORTS 02/02/2017Editors Note: 498 to 114, a majority of 384. That is function, something lacking from the EU parliament across the channel in Brussels. Perhaps their representatives should take note of what a real legislative body can do when not subservient to...[Read More]
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Hot Crossed Buns For Sale, And Other Stories From The...

AAD REPORTS 30/01/2017A huge cache of papers from the reign of Britain's King George III detailing his dismay at the loss of America have been published online. King George III was the last monarch to rule over the U.S. colonies, which declared independence in 1776. Among...[Read More]
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