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4 hrs ago | China Digital Times

Australian MP Back-Pedals Insults to Chinese

Australian mining magnate and parliamentarian Clive Palmer made shocking comments this week that have been condemned by both Australian and Chinese officials.

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Related Topix: Chinese-American

8 hrs ago | The Georgia Straight

Asian Canadians vs. Asian Americans: Linda Dong and the Fung Brothers on differences

As a child I confess that I did enjoy a good round of nicky nicky nine doors, pretending we were the horrible honcho's and the group of us hiding I saw you at Burger Fest, Aug 16 at the Japanese Hall.

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Related Topix: North America, Canada, World News

12 hrs ago | NewsBusters.org

Daily Beast Notes Asian-Owned Businesses Bearing Brunt of Looting in Ferguson

Here's a somewhat racial angle to the Ferguson, Mo., saga that you probably won't see MSNBC pick up on.

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Related Topix: Ferguson, MO, St. Louis, MO, Criminal Defense Law, Law

16 hrs ago | Dallas Observer

In a Strip Mall in Carrollton, Al Markaz Breaks Up Your Indian-Food Routine

This was no ordinary shopping center. No Target, Best Buy or Subway was within miles , and a women's clothing store, though not your average Forever 21, stood to my left.

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Related Topix: Indian Cuisine, Life, Carrollton, AL, Indian-American

21 hrs ago | CBS Local

Landlord Probed Over Claims It Forced Asian-Americans Out Of Apartments

The New York State Tenant Protection Unit has launched an investigation into a major city landlord, over allegations that it forced Asian-American tenants to leave their rent-regulated apartments.

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Wed Aug 20, 2014

The Georgia Straight

Would you stop racism against Asian Canadians in public?

I roll my eyes and think you're an idiot when you: - post pictures of your food and the beer you're drinking - post 15 times a day - humb Hey Josh.

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Inside Bay Area

Fremont composer gets $40,000 grant for production about Vietnamese refugees

"So many war artifacts were still around," said Vo, 39. "It was what we had the most of, so we made use of it."

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Related Topix: Fremont, CA, San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA, Vietnamese-American

Weekend Balita

Coming home to Carson

When you're going to any event, try to get there early. That will give you time to network and meet people.

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Related Topix: Carson, CA, Torrance, CA, Filipino-American, Commerce, CA

The Northern Echo

Display of flowers with an eastern twist

JAPANESE ART: Erico Natsui with her flowers ball, part of the Japanese flower exhibition at the Palace Green library in Durham City.

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Related Topix: Japanese-American

Charleston City Paper

George Takei lets viewers into his life in new documentary

George Takei, the man who will forever be known as Sulu from the Star Trek franchise and propagator of much humor and viral memes on Facebook, gets a life rewind in the documentary by Jennifer M. Kroot.

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Related Topix: Star Trek, Science Fiction TV, Entertainment, Television, George Takei, Gay/Lesbian, Japanese-American, California, California Government

Tue Aug 19, 2014

Chosun Ilbo

Expats Petition Against Asiana Flight Suspension

Seven organizations representing Koreans in the U.S. have petitioned Minister of Land, Infrastructure and Transport Suh Seoung-hwan to let Asiana Airlines off flight suspensions over the San Francisco crash in July last year.

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Related Topix: San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA, Korean-American, Boeing Aircraft, Aircraft, Commercial Aircraft, Boeing 777, South Korea, World News

India.com

Coach Jas Jassal Kicks Off Football For South Asian Movement

Brampton: Jas Jassal is on a mission to bring the football to the South Asian community, and vice-versa, take the community to football .

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LA Daily News

Indians flock to Granada Hills to celebrate India independence

Atiq Rehman shucks corn for selling at his food booth at the 15th Annual India Independence Day Celebration on Aug. 16, 2014, at Granada Hills Charter High School.

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Related Topix: Granada Hills, CA, Indio, CA, Los Angeles, CA, Indian-American

Mashable

Before Ferguson: 5 Times the U.S. Imposed Curfews

After days of unrest following the fatal shooting of unarmed black teenager Michael Brown by white police officer Darren Wilson, residents of Ferguson, Missouri were placed under a state-imposed curfew on Sunday , which has since been lifted.

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Related Topix: Ferguson, MO, Jay Nixon, US Governors, Riot, Japanese-American

92.5 KGB-FM

The Next Trend? Try a 'Facekini'

Looking for hot new beachwear before the summer fades away? Then you might - or, let's face it, might not - try a facekini, one of those colorful masks that drew attention on Chinese beaches in 2012, Global Post reports.

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Related Topix: Chinese-American, Weird

Channelnewsasia.com

India's death-row sisters seek last-ditch reprieve

Two Indian women on death row for murdering five children have lodged a last-ditch appeal after the president rejected their mercy plea, clearing the way for them to become the first women executed in post-independence India.

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Related Topix: Indian-American, World News, India,

Malaysian National News Agency

Miri Police Cripple Foreign Armed Robbery Syndicate

Miri police is confident it have crippled an armed robbery syndicate comprising foreigners following the arrest of two Filipino men in two separate places Monday.

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Related Topix: Filipino-American

The Age

'It's the media's fault': Wang on Palmer Chinese 'bastard' comment

The Chinese-born WA senator of the Palmer United Party, Dio Wang, has blamed the media for the furore over comments made by Clive Palmer on ABC's Q&A program.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

CNN

For some, it's the scariest phrase

Editor's note: Ruben Navarrette is a CNN contributor, Daily Beast columnist and a nationally syndicated columnist with the Washington Post Writers Group.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, Opinion

Inland Valley Daily Bulletin

George Takeia s personal life, career explored in new documentary a To Be Takeia

In a new documentary about his life, George Takei recalls his father buying a radio after he and his family were finally released after years in internment camps that Japanese-Americans were sent to during World War II.

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Related Topix: George Takei, Japanese-American, Los Angeles, CA, Hollywood (Los Angeles, CA)

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