Authorities in the Italian town of Piacenza on Friday confirmed a painting found hidden in a wall of the local art gallery was by the Austrian master Gustav Klimt, ending doubts over its authenticity.
Tourists were turned away from the Louvre on Friday as striking staff blocked the entrance to the world's most-visited museum.
Five towering wooden figures dwarf visitors to the "Lend Me Your Dream" exhibition at Dakar's Museum of Black Civilisations. The sculptures of fire-darkened cedar stand in a circle, as if deep in conversation.
Indigenous weaver and fashion designer Alberto Lopez knew he wanted to be a traditional weaver early on, but there was a problem: the artisans who worked the looms in his village in the lush mountains of southern Mexico were all women.
An 83-year-old former Spanish bank chairman was fined 52 million euros ($58 million) on Thursday after being convicted of smuggling a Pablo Picasso painting abroad after it was designated a national treasure.
Religion scholar Elaine Pagels lost her young son to terminal illness and her husband a year later in an accident. She spoke to Fresh Air in November 2018 about loss and faith.
The final two contestants test their knowledge of everything from world leaders to puppets in this rapid-fire game of smarts and strategy.
In this music parody game, songs from the New Jack Swing movement are rewritten about things that very literally swing — or can be swung.
The contestants swap two-letter terms and phrases for states that share those same two letters in this high-concept word game. It's that simple!
In this audio quiz, contestants strike a pose and stay verrrrry still as they identify viral internet challenges.