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Smithsonian vows regular hours, despite $40M cut

Wednesday - 02/27/2013, 11:00am EST

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American Indian museum tackles racism in U.S. sports

The Washington Redskins' team name has been the subject of legal battles, political debate and now will be part of a scholarly discussion at the Smithsonian about the use of Native American mascots and nicknames in American sports.

Thursday - 02/07/2013, 05:42am EST

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Gabby Douglas donates Olympic items to Smithsonian

Olympic gymnast Gabrielle Douglas is donating personal items to the Smithsonian's National Museum of African American History and Culture.

Friday - 02/01/2013, 04:42pm EST

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Smithsonian curators scout for Obama artifacts

Tuesday - 01/22/2013, 12:12pm EST

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Former parking attendant sentenced for theft

A former museum parking lot attendant who stole nearly half a million dollars in parking fees has been sentenced to a year and 8 months in federal prison.

Friday - 01/18/2013, 03:06pm EST

Tags: Smithsonian, Udvar-Hazy Center


Obama appoints Republican to Smithsonian board

Barbara Barrett, the chief executive of a Montana resort who served as U.S. ambassador to Finland under President George W. Bush, has been appointed to the Smithsonian Board of Regents.

Friday - 01/11/2013, 04:14pm EST

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