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Dale Kronkright, head of conservation at the Georgia O'Keeffe Museum, studies oil painting by Georgia O'Keeffe for signs of deterioration in Santa Fe, N.M., Dec. 29, 2017. Chemical changes are gradually darkening many of O'Keeffe's famously vibrant paintings. Art conservation experts in Santa Fe and the Chicago plan to use advanced imaging technology to detect the buildup of soap and protect paintings by O'Keeffe and other artists. Kronkright looks at a painting titled Above the Clouds 1. (AP Photo/Morgan Lee)
December 29, 2017 - 5:21 pm
SANTA FE, N.M. (AP) — Chemical reactions are gradually darkening many of Georgia O'Keeffe's famously vibrant paintings, and art conservation experts are hoping new digital imaging tools can help them slow the damage. Scientific experts in art conservation from Santa Fe, New Mexico, and the Chicago...
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FILE - In this Oct. 15, 2002 file photo, mystery writer Sue Grafton poses for a portrait in New York. Grafton has died in Santa Barbara, Calif., at the age of 77. Her daughter, Jamie Clark says her mother passed away Thursday night, Dec. 28, 2017, after a two-year battle with cancer and was surrounded by family. (AP Photo/Gino Domenico, file)
December 29, 2017 - 3:26 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Sue Grafton, author of the best-selling "alphabet series" of mystery novels, has died in Santa Barbara. She was 77. Grafton was surrounded by family, including husband Steven Humphrey, when she died Thursday after a two-year battle with cancer, her daughter, Jamie Clark, posted...
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FILE - In this Oct. 15, 2002 file photo, mystery writer Sue Grafton poses for a portrait in New York. Grafton has died in Santa Barbara, Calif., at the age of 77. Her daughter, Jamie Clark says her mother passed away Thursday night, Dec. 28, 2017, after a two-year battle with cancer and was surrounded by family. (AP Photo/Gino Domenico, file)
December 29, 2017 - 2:51 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — Mystery writer Sue Grafton has died in Santa Barbara, California. She was 77. Her daughter, Jamie Clark, posted news of her mother's death on Grafton's web page Friday. She says her mother passed away Thursday night after a two-year battle with cancer and was surrounded by family...
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FILE - In this Nov. 23, 2017, file photo, Jesus Reyes pushes a television down an aisle as he shops at a Best Buy store in Overland Park, Kan. Just before the Super Bowl, retailers normally discount their selections of HDTVs and other home-theater essentials making January a good month to shop for electronics. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel, File)
December 29, 2017 - 9:40 am
In 2018, you may resolve to save more , spend less or budget better . Whatever your money goal, the one common key to your success is shopping smart. That means knowing the best time to buy just about anything. To help you out, we've created a purchase calendar to help you plan your shopping for...
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In this Sunday, Dec. 17, 2017, photo, Professor Celeste Kidd is photographed at University of Rochester, in Rochester, N.Y. When Kidd was a graduate student at the University of Rochester she says a professor supervising her made her life unbearable by stalking her, making demeaning comments about her weight and talking about sex. Ten years on and now a professor of neuroscience at the university, Kidd is taking legal action. She has filed a federal lawsuit against the school alleging that it mishandled its sexual harassment investigation into the professor’s actions and then retaliated against her and her colleagues for reporting the misconduct. (AP Photo/Brett Carlsen)
December 28, 2017 - 10:49 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — When Celeste Kidd was a graduate student of neuroscience at the University of Rochester she says a professor supervising her made her life unbearable by stalking her, making demeaning comments about her weight and talking about sex. Ten years on and now a professor of neuroscience...
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In this Sunday, Dec. 17, 2017, photo, Professor Celeste Kidd is photographed at University of Rochester, in Rochester, N.Y. When Kidd was a graduate student at the University of Rochester she says a professor supervising her made her life unbearable by stalking her, making demeaning comments about her weight and talking about sex. Ten years on and now a professor of neuroscience at the university, Kidd is taking legal action. She has filed a federal lawsuit against the school alleging that it mishandled its sexual harassment investigation into the professor’s actions and then retaliated against her and her colleagues for reporting the misconduct. (AP Photo/Brett Carlsen)
December 28, 2017 - 10:28 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — WASHINGTON — When Celeste Kidd was a graduate student of neuroscience at the University of Rochester she says a professor supervising her made her life unbearable by stalking her, making demeaning comments about her weight and talking about sex. Ten years on and now a professor of...
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FILE - In this Thursday, June 24, 2010, file photo, attendees of a Morningstar investment conference walk beneath banners at the McCormick Center in Chicago. Understanding mutual fund share classes, and choosing the correct class, could save investors hundreds of thousands of dollars over the long term. (AP Photo/M. Spencer Green, File)
December 28, 2017 - 9:52 am
You may not know it, but there's a class system inside your investment portfolio. At least there is if you own mutual funds, as nearly 55 million households do. Mutual funds are frequently divided into share classes, which essentially means different fee levels. The same fund — with the same...
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FILE - In this March 25, 2017, file photo, President Donald Trump and his motorcade turns onto Pennsylvania Avenue as he returns to the White House after dinner at the Trump International Hotel in Washington. He's been in Washington for almost a year. Yet in all that time, Trump has yet to enjoy a single nonworking meal at a restaurant that doesn't pay him rent. He hasn't taken in a performance at the Kennedy Center; hasn't been to a Nationals game; hasn't toured the sites. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File)
December 28, 2017 - 3:38 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — After living in Washington for nearly a year, President Donald Trump has yet to enjoy a single non-working meal at a restaurant that doesn't pay him rent. He hasn't taken in a performance at the Kennedy Center; hasn't been to a sporting event; hasn't toured most of the sights. It'...
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FILE - In this March 25, 2017, file photo, President Donald Trump and his motorcade turns onto Pennsylvania Avenue as he returns to the White House after dinner at the Trump International Hotel in Washington. He's been in Washington for almost a year. Yet in all that time, Trump has yet to enjoy a single nonworking meal at a restaurant that doesn't pay him rent. He hasn't taken in a performance at the Kennedy Center; hasn't been to a Nationals game; hasn't toured the sites. (AP Photo/Alex Brandon, File)
December 28, 2017 - 3:36 am
WASHINGTON (AP) — After living in Washington for nearly a year, President Donald Trump has yet to enjoy a single non-working meal at a restaurant that doesn't pay him rent. He hasn't taken in a performance at the Kennedy Center; hasn't been to a sporting event; hasn't toured most of the sights. It'...
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A large homeless encampment is formed in the Santa Ana Civic Center on Wednesday, Oct. 11, 2017, in Santa Ana, Calif. The number of homeless living in Orange County has climbed 8 percent over the last two years. The increase is driven by soaring housing costs, though a drug addiction crisis and need for mental health services are also factors. (AP Photo/Jae C. Hong)
December 28, 2017 - 3:09 am
ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Goodhearted neighbors heartbroken over the rising number of homeless in their communities are feeding and showering those in need, hoping to make a difference. But some question whether they're doing more harm than good by helping the homeless get some of their most basic...
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