The NBA regular season opener between the Brooklyn Nets and the New York Knicks has been postponed due to damage caused by Hurricane Sandy. Thursday's game was to be the first played at the Nets' new home, Barclays Center.
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Brooklyn painter Mickalene Thomas is receiving her first major show at the Brooklyn Museum. The New Jersey-born artist puts a female spin on art history while portraying a strong, highly eroticized vision of femininity.