National Register of Historic Places

A "For Sale" sign is seen Tuesday, July 22, 2014, in front of what's billed as the "World's Largest Bottle of Catsup" that once served as a water tower in the city of Collinsville, Ill. (AP Photo/Belleville News-Democrat, Derik Holtmann)

170-foot ketchup bottle for sale in Illinois

BELLEVILLE, Ill. (AP) — Would you relish having a towering ketchup bottle? That emblem of roadside Americana could be yours if you fork over enough money. A “For Sale” sign is in front of what’s […]

07/22/2014

Actor Hugh Jackman. (Photo by Chris Pizzello/Invision/AP)

Renovated opera house in northern Iowa to get touch of Hollywood with visit from Hugh Jackman

IOWA FALLS, Iowa – When word got out that actor Hugh Jackman was going to visit a small northern Iowa city for the reopening of its old movie theatre, John Whitesell didn’t think it was […]

09/14/2013

Joe Frazier (AP Photo)

Joe Frazier’s gym in Philly gets historic status

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Philadelphia gym where former heavyweight champ Joe Frazier lived and trained has been named to the National Register of Historic Places. Preservation officials say they were notified Tuesday of the designation by the National Park Service.

04/30/2013

Actor Jack Nicholson (AP Photo)

Actor Jack Nicholson sells Colorado residence

ASPEN, Colo. (AP) — More than three decades after actor Jack Nicholson and a friend bought a historic Victorian home in a Colorado ski town, reportedly so they could get better TV reception, the two have sold the residence for $11 million.

03/22/2013

L.A. courthouse named historic landmark

LOS ANGELES (CNS) – The Depression-era federal courthouse in downtown Los Angeles was named a historic landmark today because of its importance in the annals of post-war civil rights history, the U.S. Department of the […]

10/17/2012

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