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Bushwick »

The fire on DeKalb Avenue Tuesday night gutted Hommy Pena's Kanku-dai Zanshin Dojo.

New Dorp »

Grandmaster Jhong Uhk Kim, of Staten Island, will help choreograph moves for new film "Darc."

Columbia Street Waterfront District »

Juliet Silveira says bosses tolerated a sexist atmosphere but fired her for showing a co-worker a video.

South Street Seaport »

Warrior Bridge, at 275 Water St. in the Seaport, is slated to open Jan. 17.

Lower East Side »

The Martinez Academy of Arms fencing school will hold its last class at 330 Broome St. on June 28.

Midtown »

Journalist Randy Gener was hurt when Leighton Jennings, 24, punched him in retaliation, prosecutors say.

East Williamsburg »

Free monthly self defense classes at Okinawa Karate prepare women for potential crimes.

East Village »

Leif Becker demonstrated at a Boys' Club of New York event how breaking boards can be a life lesson.

Upper West Side »

Upper West kids love Krav Maga, an official self-defense system used by the Israeli Armed Forces.

Williamsburg »

A new martial arts studio boasts it's one of the few to teach Bruce Lee's martial art, Jeet Kune Do.

Manhattan »

The Council held its first self-defense course in Manhattan following a series of gropings.

Greenwich Village & SoHo »

Dan Ostrower, the founder of Manumission Skin Care, said some of the toughest men he knows like women's beauty products. 

Downtown »

Modern Martial Arts NYC will begin offering classes at Do Yoga Do Pilates at 78 Reade St. in August.

Chelsea & Hell's Kitchen »

"Bartitsu," a long-lost martial art made famous by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, is having its New York City premiere.

Manhattan »

The legalization of mixed martial arts bouts in New York suffered a setback in Albany on Monday.