In a case unprecedented even in the shadowy underworld of art theft,
the French police have arrested a French woman who has admitted
destroying or throwing into a canal an estimated $1.4 billion worth of
paintings and art objects that her son had stolen from dozens of
museums in France and five neighboring countries over the past eight
P.S. It is late May and it has been raining here in the Boston area.
Snow has just decided to mix in with it.