NYC's Empire State Building lit up in red to celebrate Chinese Lunar New Year
The top of the landmark Empire State Building is lit in special designed lights for Chinese Lunar New Year in New York, the United States, Feb. 4, 2019. The landmark Empire State Building in Midtown Manhattan will be shining in red, blue and yellow on its top on Monday and Tuesday nights, to honor the most important festival in the Chinese culture for the 19th consecutive year. (Xinhua/Wang Ying)
Netflix Acquires Chinese Sci-Fi Blockbuster 'The Wandering Earth' The global streaming giant has picked up U.S. and international online rights to The Wandering Earth, the China's first sci-fi action film produced at a Hollywood scale in The Qingdao Oriental Movie Metropolis has earned over $610 million at the Chinese box office.
Chinese crafts, performances bring Lunar New Year vibe to Americans A 13-year-old American boy's first lion dance performance was a bit different than usual. He held up the lion's head, his younger sister, brother and another little girl stood beneath the tail, and the four of them struggled to go in circles before losing the "tail" shortly after.