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Some of the fossils being returned to the Mongolian government (Credit: U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement)

US Officials: Dinosaurs Returning Home To Mongolia

U.S. officials turned over to the Mongolian government enough 80-million-year-old dinosaur skeletons to stock a museum.

07/10/2014

An image from documents released by the U.S. Attorney's office shows the fossil of a Tyrannosaurus bataar dinosaur. (credit: US Attorney's Office Southern District of New York)

Fossils Dealer Gets 3 Months In Prison For Smuggling Tyrannosaurus Skeleton

A New York U.S. District judge on Tuesday sentenced a Florida fossils dealer to three months in prison for smuggling a 70-million-year-old Tyrannosaurus skeleton out of Mongolia.

06/03/2014

An image from documents released by the U.S. Attorney's office shows the fossil of a Tyrannosaurus bataar dinosaur. (credit: US Attorney's Office Southern District of New York)

Smuggled Dinosaur Skeleton Returned To Mongolia

It was seized by Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents after it was sold at auction in New York City for over $1 million last year.

05/06/2013

New York City Loses Tax War Against Foreign Nations

India and other nations with diplomatic housing do not have to pay city property taxes, a federal appeals court ruled Tuesday in a long-running dispute that once reached the Supreme Court.

08/17/2010