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As Money Launderers Buy Dalís, U.S. Looks at Lifting the Veil on Art Sales
Secrecy has long been part of the art market?s mystique, but now lawmakers say they fear it fosters abuses and should be addressed.

The Shakers Are Movers, Too
The country?s most significant collection of Shaker objects, out of public view for a decade, will relocate to an $18 million museum complex designed by Annabelle Selldorf.

The Enslaved Artist Whose Pottery Was an Act of Resistance
Poetic jars by David Drake are setting records at auction and starring in art museums, showcasing the artistry of enslaved African Americans.



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Obama the Sphinx
President Obama officially launched his push for peace in the Middle East yesterday, sending his new envoy George Mitchell to the region and declaring his desire for genuine progress -- "not just photo-ops."

Is Reaching Out Futile?
In his first weekly address from the White House, President Obama on Saturday described his proposed $820 billion economic stimulus plan in more detail and appealed for public support.

Return to the Moral High Ground
All it took, at long last, was a few strokes of a pen.

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