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Saki Knafo

House of Lin Reunites On Mott Street In Chinatown

HuffingtonPost.com | Saki Knafo | Posted 02.24.2012 | New York

After hearing a Lin-related pun for the 500th time in about two weeks, I called Eddie Chiu, a community leader in Manhattan's Chinatown, who said he c...

Shark Fin Ban Likely In New York

Posted 02.22.2012 | New York

While Senator Charles Schumer occupies his time by waging war against inhalable sticks of fun, legislators are working on a more serious bill that wil...

My Visit to the Museum of Chinese in America

Michael Kaiser | Posted 04.22.2012 | Arts
Michael Kaiser

The Museum of Chinese in America provides a model and inspiration for all other organizations of color. While building an individual donor effort is not easy and takes time and discipline, it can be accomplished, even by a modestly-sized, culturally-specific museum.

WATCH: Jeremy Lin Viewing Party Brings Hopes Of MSG Lockout Resolution

Posted 02.16.2012 | New York

As the latest case of Linsanity spreads to the White House, New Yorkers are continuing to celebrate the phenomenon with everything from Shake Shack sp...

Chris C. Anderson

PHOTOS: Chinatown Celebrates Chinese New Year

HuffingtonPost.com | Chris C. Anderson | Posted 01.31.2012 | New York

The Chinese New Year paraded through the streets of New York City's crowd-lined Chinatown streets on Sunday. In this year of the dragon, Chinatown was...

YEAR OF THE DRAGON: Chinese New Year Is Here

Robin Wilkey | Posted 03.27.2012 | San Francisco

Every neighborhood has its signature event: Fillmore Jazz, Folsom Street Fair, North Beach Festival. But once a year, Chinatown humbles all other boro...

LOOK: Chinatown Celebrates Chinese New Year

Posted 01.23.2012 | New York

Despite the dreary weather, plenty of New Yorkers gathered in Chinatown on Monday to celebrate the Year of the Dragon with firecrackers, traditional d...

Aaron Sankin

Bicoastal Betting: 49ers-Giants Wagers We Want To See

HuffingtonPost.com | Aaron Sankin | Posted 01.20.2012 | San Francisco

There are few things that go together better than betting and football. The thrill of winning and the agony of defeat are always amplified if you'...

Urban Chinatowns Across Nation Decline In Suburban Migration

AP | HOPE YEN and BEN NUCKOLS | Posted 03.20.2012 | DC

WASHINGTON — America's historic Chinatowns, home for a century to immigrants seeking social support and refuge from racism, are fading as rising...

Lucas Kavner

Playwright And Chinese Soap Star Meet, Write

HuffingtonPost.com | Lucas Kavner | Posted 01.10.2012 | Home

NEW YORK -- In the first scene of "Outside People," a new play opening Tuesday at New York's Vineyard Theatre, a young American man named Malcolm meet...

The 10 Best Films of 2011

Marshall Fine | Posted 02.11.2012 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

The Descendants is my favorite film of the year for its ability to find the pain, dignity and humor in the story of a man watching his way of life die, even as he has to act as steward to its demise.

VIDEOS: Hero Swag: 14 Of Film's Most Stylish Characters

Posted 01.03.2012 | Arts

From the slick noir of Melvillie's Le Samourai to Drive's homage to new wave, style can be just as important to films as narrative itself—sometimes ...

Sell Before You Buy: 10 Steps to a Successful "Reverse E-Commerce" Business

Marc Ostrofsky | Posted 01.01.2012 | Business
Marc Ostrofsky

One of the most exciting opportunities posed by the Internet today is "reverse e-commerce." You can "sell before you buy" with virtually no limits.

Andrea Stone

ACLU Accuses FBI Of Unconstitutional Mapping Of Ethnic, Racial Groups

HuffingtonPost.com | Andrea Stone | Posted 12.20.2011 | Politics

The American Civil Liberties Union on Thursday accused the FBI of targeting racial, ethnic and religious groups for investigation by associating crimi...

Chinese American WWII Vets Remember Flying Tigers Days

Victoria Moy | Posted 12.03.2011 | New York
Victoria Moy

Last week, Chinese American World War II veterans of the legendary Flying Tigers reunited for their 68th Anniversary in New York City.

10 Arrested In Chinatown For Selling Extremely Dangerous Rat Poison

Posted 11.20.2011 | New York

Ten Chinatown shop owners were arrested on misdemeanor charges last week for selling illegal, highly toxic rat and cockroach pesticides, some of which...

Dennis Herrera Slams Central Subway Project He Previously Supported

Aaron Sankin | Posted 11.08.2011 | San Francisco

"Fiascos aren't born that way," wrote Dennis Herrera. "They typically grow from the seeds of worthy ideas and their laudable promise is betrayed in su...

WATCH: Hacker Artist Takes Over Cafe

Posted 10.03.2011 | Arts

Artist Evan Roth took over the computer terminals at a Chinatown Internet cafe for his debut piece of internet-based art. A ton of art enthusiasts fl...

Creating Paradise: LA Artists' Studios

Mat Gleason | Posted 10.02.2011 | Arts
Mat Gleason

I spent a few Saturdays this summer taking art enthusiasts to artist studios in and around Los Angeles. Some artists live in their studios, others dri...

The Faithful Shopper: Time to Travel

Faith Hope Consolo | Posted 10.01.2011 | New York
Faith Hope Consolo

It may be August, but there's still time to sneak in that summer vacation. The key to a relaxing trip is making sure you're properly equipped before you leave, with the right luggage, the right information, and the right tools.

I Left My Diet in San Francisco!

Ellen Resnick | Posted 09.26.2011 | San Francisco
Ellen Resnick

Should I go to Burn and do a combination of Pilates, weights and cardio, or relax and have a chocolate croissant and coffee with the locals at Tart to Tart?

The City in Focus: Ross Alley

Mark Coggins | Posted 09.13.2011 | San Francisco
Mark Coggins

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Lucas Kavner

'Snow Flower' Author Talks Friendship, Adapting Her Novel To Film

HuffingtonPost.com | Lucas Kavner | Posted 09.11.2011 | Home

The complex bond of female friendship and intimacy is something author Lisa See has explored extensively with her past two novels. In her recent "Shan...

Movie Review: The Hangover Part II

Marshall Fine | Posted 07.25.2011 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

It's not surprising that they would make The Hangover Part II. Nor is it a shock that this second bite of the apple doesn't go down as easily as the first.

New Bill: Buy A Knockoff Handbag, Face A Year In Prison

Posted 06.26.2011 | New York

Looking for a fake Rolodex? Maybe a Louis Viutton knockoff? Maybe don't buy it in New York. City Councilwoman Margaret Chin is proposing a bill th...