Art stolen from Beijing's Forbidden City

A tourist couple peek inside a locked red door of a Palace room inside the Forbidden City in Beijing Wednesday, May 11, 2011. (AP Photo/Andy Wong)

May 11, 2011 9:13:04 AM PDT
Officials scrambled Wednesday to figure out how thieves broke into China's famed Forbidden City, the heavily guarded former home of the country's emperors, and stole seven art pieces made of gold and jewels.