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Greenpoint »

Brooklyn Art Dealer Accused of Selling Stolen Ancient Artifacts for $500K

Manhattan prosecutors say in court papers Nayef Homsi is expected to be arrested in the near future.

Sunset Park »

Chinese Immigrants Face Tuberculosis Outbreak in Sunset Park, Officials Say

At least 15 people have gotten the illness since 2013, according to the Department of Health. 

Midtown »

Cuomo to Lead First Official State Delegation to Cuba in April

The governor is billing the journey as a chance to open business opportunities for New York state.

Park Slope »

State Goes to Court to Seize Seven Properties for Atlantic Yards Project

The Empire State Development Corporation has filed an eminent domain petition in Brooklyn Supreme Court.

Midtown »

Plea for Help From Man Claiming to Be Chinese Prisoner Found in Saks Bag

Stephanie Wilson discovered the letter in 2012. Now DNAinfo has found the man who said he wrote it.

Park Slope »

Five Chinese Big-Headed Turtles Born at Prospect Park Zoo

The endangered turtles are the first to be reproduced in captivity.

Upper West Side »

Dwight School Mission Balances Global Vision with Homey Atmosphere

Head of School Dianne Drew said Dwight is known for its welcoming atmosphere and international focus.

Jamaica Estates »

All-Girls Catholic School Boasts City's Only Varsity Badminton Team

The Mary Louis Academy in Queens competes against Long Island schools.

Chinatown »

New Performance Focuses on Shared Beds for Chinatown Shift Workers

The multimedia performance "Your Day is My Night" will show at University Settlement this week.

Williamsburg »

Mandarin Classes Offered for Brooklyn Toddlers

Fall Mandarin classes are offered in Williamsburg for kids as young as 18 months old.

Greenwich Village »

New Film at IFC Center Tells Stories of Teens Adopted from China

The documentary "Somewhere Between" tracks four adopted girls for nearly three years.

New York City »

Actors, Artists Honor Chinese Dissident Ai Weiwei at Documentary Premiere

Alison Klayman's docu-pic on Ai Weiwei was screened for Todd Di Ciurcio, Lindsey Wixon and more.

Fort Wadsworth »

VIDEO: Cops Brave Storm to Rescue Suicidal Man from Verrazano Bridge

The videotaped rescue was helped by a Cantonese-speaking NYPD officer who calmed the man.

Upper East Side »

Chinese Dissident Chen Guangcheng to Speak at Council on Foreign Relations

Chen Guangcheng will speak at the Council on Foreign Relations Thurs., May 31.

Greenwich Village »

Escaped Chinese Dissident Moves into NYU Housing

Escaped Chinese dissident Chen Guangcheng moved into NYU housing in Greenwich Village.