The designer of the sculpture says his artwork is meant to represent a 'statue of liberty'.
Althea Gibson paved the way for African-American stars like Arthur Ashe and Serena and Venus Williams.
Once you catch the cat fever, the remedy is to go cat-statue hunting.
According to local media reports, the police found evidence linking Austin Clay to the theft of the statue.
The Fortune Dragon snakes its way around the garden and visitors enter through the dragon's mouth and exit near the tail. Inside there are 144 steps up and down.
Athens mayor insists the statue's installation has nothing to do with the ongoing Greek dispute with Macedonia.
The vandalism is believed to have been committed the day after the death of the sailor in the iconic photo, George Mendonsa.
A few months ago, strollers along the water's edge in New York found a new statue dedicated to the six crew members of a tugboat who were abducted by aliens in July 1977.
USA Track & Field has marked the date since 2006 and Norman's actions were appreciated in America far more swiftly than in his homeland.
Activists have in recent years set up dozens of statues in public venues around the world, many of them in South Korea, in honour of the victims.
The life-sized bronze statue of Dunnigan created by Kentucky sculptor Amanda Matthews will be unveiled on Friday.
India is spending US$1 billion on 2 statues to honour an independence hero and a Hindu warrior king.
The San Francisco 49ers will pay tribute to the late Dwight Clark by unveiling a statue of him, as well as having their players wear a helmet decal bearing his image.
The statue of the grunge legend will be displayed in front of the Museum of Pop Culture.
Toys “R” Us, the toy retailer that’s liquidating in bankruptcy, found a New Jersey children’s hospital that was willing to take the 16-foot tall statue of the African mammal that stood in the lobby of its headquarters.
The statue is the brainchild of Akron resident Aaron Carey.
The statue of Millicent Fawcett is the first of a woman to stand in Parliament Square.
A statue of J. Marion Sims was removed from Central Park due to his racist practices.
The attempted destruction of the statue of former US President Harry S Truman was part of a wave of protests against an aerial bombing campaign in Syria.
The church buys the 25 feet tall statue of John Paul II for US$24,000.
The entire town of Quinamayo turns out for the annual procession through the streets, which moves from house to house in search of the Baby Jesus.
The proposed new 300,000-pound (US$414,000) work was commissioned by the Public Memorials Appeal charity after Thatcher’s death.
Replica of Brazil's famous 'Christ the Redeemer' statue, which was put up without approval in Portuguese village, must now be removed by end of the year.
The mayor of Osaka has confirmed that his city's ties with San Francisco will be severed, following the acceptance of a controversial statue by the American city.
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