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Top Art Heist Cases

Although 2016 is yet to see a massive art theft report, many older reports have been revealed so far and many art works of great worth have been retrieved as well. 230 more words


Abstract Art Piece Goes Missing From Harlem Waterfront Less Than Week After Installation

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork)– Is there an art thief on the loose in East Harlem? Some residents believe there is after a large banner designed to hang along the waterfront disappeared just days after it was installed. 275 more words


Arrest Made In Theft Of Trailer That Contained $250K In Artwork

CANOGA PARK (CBSLA.com) — A Canoga Park man has been arrested on suspicion of stealing a trailer containing about $250,000 worth of art, police said Tuesday. 140 more words


France restores Nazi-stolen Degas drawing to rightful owners

PARIS – France has restored to its rightful owners a drawing by Edgar Degas that was stolen by the Nazis from its Jewish owner in 1940. 174 more words

Auschwitz museum recovers thousands of missing Holocaust victims' items

OSWIECIM, Poland – More than 16,000 personal items belonging to victims of wartime Nazi death camp Auschwitz have been recovered in Poland, decades after they were put away and then forgotten about. 297 more words

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Senate (White Freemasons) holds hearing for bill to help Holocaust survivors recover looted art

NEW YORK – The Senate Judiciary Committee heard on Tuesday arguments in favor of passing the bipartisan Holocaust Expropriated Art Recovery (HEAR) Act, which aims to help Holocaust survivors and their families recover art stolen by the Nazis during World War II. 431 more words

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Things Like This Are Happening...

A short excerpt from my new manuscript..The Bequest.

The engine of the 767 roared as the departing plane raced down the runway. Juicer Alexis’ white shirt was drenched in sweat, half-hidden beneath the wrinkled linen jacket. 606 more words