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A man wearing a face mask is seen under a bridge of Yangtze river

China raises coronavirus death toll; political shakeups in Brazil; restoring Notre Dame's soundscape

Chinese officials have revised their novel coronavirus fatality count, but insist there has been no coverup. And in the US, President Donald Trump tells governors they are responsible for opening up states' economies. Political shakeups in Brazil and Turkey point to questionable responses to the pandemic. In Bangladesh, coronavirus could put Rohingya refugee women in leadership roles. And rebuilding the Notre Dame de Paris is about more than the structure. Learn how acoustic research could help reconstruct the cathedral's unique soundscape.

China raises coronavirus death toll; political shakeups in Brazil; restoring Notre Dame's soundscape
A recent game of nine-man, a Chinese twist on volleyball, in New York City's Chinatown.

Bump, set, spike! Check out this Chinese-twist on volleyball that's a hit in the US

Bump, set, spike! Check out this Chinese-twist on volleyball that's a hit in the US
Amy Li uses the front space of her father's 30-year-old button shop in Manhattan's Chinatown as a place to showcase local artwork. The shared space has helped both Amy and her father- button customers are intrigued by the artwork, and Amy helps her father

This Chinatown button shop doubles as a modern art gallery

This Chinatown button shop doubles as a modern art gallery

I have been given three Chinese names. Which one should I use?

I have been given three Chinese names. Which one should I use?

There's a street in Tokyo where the sushi is amazing, except you can't eat it

There's a street in Tokyo where the sushi is amazing, except you can't eat it

Chinese youth applying for deportation deferral at slower-than-expected rate

Some half a million youth have applied for the Obama administration's deferred deportation program, but a million are eligible. Many of the young people who haven't applied are Chinese, which make up the ninth-largest source of eligible immigrants but aren't even in the top 20 of applicants.

Chinese youth applying for deportation deferral at slower-than-expected rate

Chinese New Year Earns Stamp of Approval

Chinese New Year Earns Stamp of Approval

The Biggest Issues Facing Public Schools According to Teachers

The Biggest Issues Facing Public Schools According to Teachers

With Chinese immigration waning, U.S. Chinatowns are at a crossroads

Since Chinese immigrants first started coming to the United States in the mid 1800s, many have congregated, at least initially, in Chinatowns. But as immigration slows, and China's economy roars, that flow of immigrants is drying up. And that's meant Chinatowns across the country are facing changes.

With Chinese immigration waning, U.S. Chinatowns are at a crossroads
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An Expensive Burger in Australia

The Economist magazine released its list of the world's most expensive cities this week. Cracking the top 10 were two Australian cities: Sydney and Melbourne. It's not just expensive to live there; it's expensive for tourists to visit.

An Expensive Burger in Australia
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China Garden

China Garden
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