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Brooklyn Museum May Have to Pay Hundreds of Thousands to Store Fake Art

The Brooklyn Museum may have to spend $286,000 a year to store forgeries and unviewable art.

Greenwich Village »

Famed Composer Suggests Including Piano in Sale of Greenwich Village Pad

The late composer Elliott Carter Jr. recommended including his piano with the sale of his apartment.

New York City »

Doris Duke's Teen Heirs Battle Being 'Poor' While Waiting for $1B

Doris Duke's twin teen heirs stand to be worth $1 billion at 21, but now they have rent troubles.

New York City »

Sulzberger Will Shows Heirs Want to Sell his New York Times Stock

The children of the late publisher Arthur Ochs Sulzberger want to sell his stock worth roughly $41M.

Upper East Side »

'60 Minutes' Newsman Mike Wallace Leaves Journalism Docs to Alma Mater

The legendary TV journalist willed his documents to the University of Michigan.

Upper East Side »

Nora Ephron Leaves Matisse Drawing to 'When Harry Met Sally' Muse

Nora Ephron wanted her pal,  Washington Post columnist Richard Cohen, to have her Henri Matisse.

New York City »

Leona Helmsley's Estate Executors Get $900K Each

The five executors oversee Helmsley's estate that once gave millions to her dog, Trouble.