* Squabbles between the Supreme Council of Antiquities and the Ministry of Awqaf (religious endowments) are wreaking havoc on the fate of Egypt’s Islamic monuments, reports Nevine El-Aref
* CHICAGO – A torrid tale of betrayal, theft and a family feud has led to the arrest of a 61-year-old French woman accused of stealing hundreds of thousands of dollars in art work from a storage facility in Chicago.
* Ministerio Fiscal, Policía e Interpol entregó piezas sustraídas en Museo riobambeño
* US, Florida. Artifact thefts reported in Pinellas
* FBI probes missing Philadelphia painting. John Woodside painting “Fairmount Water Works”
* Only one Hindu relic left at Katas Raj temple. * Temple pundit fears smugglers have eye on last surviving relic
* HAMMOND – Police recovered the missing bronze head of a city of Hammond founding father from a canal at Zemurray Park Thursday morning.