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American Mother-Daughter Duo Sketch 888 Taiwanese Faces

Jim Luce | Posted 09.02.2012 | World
Jim Luce

I met the most amazing mother-daughter duo the other week. Americans, they were speaking at the Taipei Economic and Cultural Office in New York (TECO-NY).

GROSS: Fish Market Owner Arrested For Selling Dirty Clams

Posted 06.27.2012 | New York

And you thought those penis dumplings were bad! The owner of New Lin Sichuan Fish Market has been arrested for allegedly selling dirty clams that w...

New York City Bank Charged With Mortgage Fraud Worth Hundreds Of Millions

AP | JENNIFER PELTZ | Posted 07.31.2012 | Business

NEW YORK — A community bank and 19 ex-employees have been criminally charged with issuing hundreds of millions of dollars in fraudulent mortgage...

'The People Don't Have A Voice'

AP | JOHN ROGERS | Posted 05.20.2012 | Los Angeles

LOS ANGELES -- On the surface, a big Wal-Mart store might seem out of place in the midst of the old-fashioned curio shops, the little dim sum eateries...

Open Letter to Jack Nicholson: Happy Birthday - and Thanks!

Marshall Fine | Posted 04.24.2012 | Entertainment
Marshall Fine

Jack Nicholson, one of the great screen actors of all time, turned 75 this week and, in honor of that milestone, I wanted to publicly say: thank you.

10 Great Activities In Toronto This Spring And Summer

George Hobica | Posted 06.11.2012 | Travel
George Hobica

Simply put: There's a ton to see.

Everything Solid Melts Into Air

Harris Silver | Posted 05.28.2012 | Home
Harris Silver

Another way to experience this piece is to close your eyes and hold it in your hands. When you do that you can feel the intent the maker reflected back as calmness in the object. The experience of the piece doesn't end there.

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...