ROADSHOW - The Salt Lake Tribune News from The Salt Lake Tribune en-us (Webmaster) BS: Ivory tusks are off ‘Antiques Roadshow’ <div class="hnews hentry item"> <h4><a class="url entry-title" href="">BS: Ivory tusks are off ‘Antiques Roadshow’</a></h4> <span class="author source-org vcard"><span class="org fn">The Associated Press</span></span> <h5><span class="updated" title="2014-06-05T14:23:37.85-06:00">Updated Jun 5, 2014 02:23PM MDT</span></h5> <div class ="entry-content">PBS says “Antiques Roadshow” is dropping appraisals of ivory tusks. The tusks won’t be shown in new episodes or in segments drawn from previously aired shows, PBS said Wednesday. The popular public TV series features a wide variety of items brought in for professional assessment, including of their market value. The Wildlife Conservation Society lauded the decision as an important step in ensuring elephant ivory tusks and their “assumed monetary value” are not glorified on TV. Ivory poaching is ...</div> <h5><a rel="item-license" href="#license-580331792014-06-05T14:23:37.85-06:00" id="#license-2014-06-05T14:23:37.85-06:00"> Copyright 2013 The Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.</a></h5> </div> Thu, 05 Jun 2014 14:23:37 MDT