Chinese-American Newswire (Page 6)

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  1. What Chinese Investment Would Mean for AC Milan and Silvio BerlusconiRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 2 | BleacherReport

    Expect yet another denial from AC Milan in the coming days. They have not been sold to Chinese investors, according to Italian news agency ANSA .

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  2. Gabriel Yiu says he's not interested in Vancouver-Mount Pleasant NDP nominationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 2 | The Georgia Straight

    If Vancouver East is one of the safest NDP bailiwicks federally, the same may be said provincially for Vancouver-Mount Pleasant. Held by B.C. NDP premier Mike Harcourt before it passed to Jenny Kwan, starting in 1996, this is where New Democrats win big.

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  3. Long Live the EmpressRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 2 | San Francisco Magazine

    Editor's Note: This is one of many stories about the Chinese-American city that San Francisco is publishing over the next month, all part of the April 2015 Chinese Issue. To peruse the rest of the issue's contents, and to read stories as they become available online, click here .

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  4. Chinese railroad workers rememberedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 2 | China Daily

    Sang Yichuan , president of the Chinese Stamp and Numerology Society of Canada, and Wu Xiaru , secretary of the Ing Suey Sun Tong Association of Vancouver, display the last spikes of the Canadian Pacific Railroad at a press conference on March 27 in Richmond. HATTY LIU / FOR CHINA DAILY Vancouver will mark Asian Heritage Month this May with an exhibition on early Chinese immigrants' role in Canadian history, focusing on the sacrifices of Chinese labourers who built the Canadian Pacific Railroad.

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  5. Free guide from AGS, AARP helps older Chinese Americans understand healthRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 2 | PhysOrg Weblog

    On the eve of National Minority Health Month, which helps raise awareness for disparities in health and care among minorities in the U.S., a new resource is available to help one such group, older Chinese Americans, better understand and drive their own well-being. Developed by the American Geriatrics Society with support from AARP, "Chinese American Older Adults: A Guide to Managing Your Health" is a free resource that highlights the most common health concerns in the Chinese American older adult community and ways that they can talk to healthcare providers about addressing them proactively.

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  6. Making Australia Great is wrong to blame economic woes on anti-Chinese policyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 2 | Sydney Morning Herald

    Fiscal and monetary policy and the regulation of credit, not migration, are the key features of Melbourne's booms and busts. The final episode of George Megalogenis' three-part television series, Making Australia Great, was broadcast on Tuesday night.

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  7. Forgery scandal rocks elite institutionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | NEWS.com.au

    ONE crucial fact is being left out of the university deregulation debate, and of course, it involves money. Lots and lots of money.

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  8. After 20 Years, New Asian-American Comedy on American TVRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | Voice of America

    ... defining event. Tam, the curator at New York's Museum of Chinese in America, compares it to the moment when Chinese-American basketball player Jeremy Lin vaulted to fame. "We all thought it was a big, important moment in Asian-American history, as ...

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  9. Spoleto Festival USA Sets 2015 Bank of America Chamber Music SeriesRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 1 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... taste, this year with compositions spanning more than 400 years. Program IV will include two pieces by Chinese-American composer Huang Ruo, whose opera Paradise Interrupted has its world premiere at Spoleto Festival USA this season. "Flow I and II" ...

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  10. Chinese flock to USA to give birth to U.S. citizensRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | KYTX-TV News

    BEIJING - Business is booming here for companies that coach pregnant women on how to deceive U.S. immigration authorities so they can enter the United States for the sole purpose of giving birth to American citizens. At least 500 companies offered "birth tourism" services in China last year, the Shanghai newspaper National Business Daily reported.

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  11. 'A mindset of racism': Student politician in Montreal files...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | National Post

    When Mei-Ling campaigned and won a position on the executive of Concordia University's largest student faculty association in the spring of 2013, she had just turned 20 and was full of optimism about what she could accomplish as a student leader. But after a few weeks in the position, Mei-Ling began to encounter what she describes as a toxic environment, fuelled mainly by two male members of the Arts and Science Federation of Associations .

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  12. The Beijing office of USBabyNet.com, a birth tourismRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | WKYC-TV Cleveland

    Despite a crackdown in the United States on pregnant Chinese women traveling to America to have their babies, businesses that recruit these "birth tourists" here are booming. Chinese flock to USA to give birth to U.S. citizens Despite a crackdown in the United States on pregnant Chinese women traveling to America to have their babies, businesses that recruit these "birth tourists" here are booming.

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  13. "Children, Laundry, and Death Threats: My Life in a Chinatown SRO"Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 1 | San Francisco Magazine

    Editor's Note: This is one of many stories about the Chinese-American city that San Francisco is publishing over the next month, all part of the April 2015 Chinese Issue. To peruse the rest of the issue's contents, and to read stories as they become available online, click here .

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  14. Some Messy History Behind A Fight Over A Restaurant Called 'Chop Chop Chinaman'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | KWBU-TV Waco

    ... many others have come to Harrell's defense, saying the restaurant's name offensive. But Larry Lee, who's Chinese-American and one of the restaurant's public-facing employees, says he doesn't have a problem it. "It was a name that was catchy for the ...

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  15. China cracks down on 'dancing grannies' with state-sanctioned stepsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | The Globe and Mail

    Chinese women wearing military costume march with toy guns during their daily exercises at a square outside a shopping mall in Beijing on March 24, 2015. Chinese women wearing military costume march with toy guns during their daily exercises at a square outside a shopping mall in Beijing on March 24, 2015.

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  16. Panel discussion highlights exclusion of Chinese-AmericansRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 25 | The Daily Princetonian

    The Chinese Exclusion Act had long-lasting negative effects on the Chinese-American community, University history professor Beth Lew-Williams and New York University professor Jack Tchen argued in a panel discussion on Wednesday. Stanley Katz, a Wilson School lecturer and the moderator, said he could "think of very few episodes that are less known to today's students than Chinese exclusion."

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  17. SEOUL: Japan's media blitz raises eyebrowsRead the original story

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Asia News Network

    Tokyo is facing flak for its advertisement on a major US news channel depicting itself as having laid the groundwork for the development of Asian nations, in an apparent move to whitewash its wartime atrocities. It aired the two-minute ad on CNN and also posted it on YouTube in 10 languages, including Korean and French.

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  18. Playing by men's rules: Women in VC run gamut of experiencesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | SiliconValley.com

    ... the way. Pao and Kleiner partner Tina Ju, for instance, both have engineering degrees and Harvard MBAs, are Chinese-American and were raised for some time in New Jersey. Pao was fired in 2012 and is now suing her former employer for $16 million; Ju ...

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  19. Race Is a Key Variable in Assigning Lipoprotein(a) Cutoff Values for...Read the original story

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Circulation

    From the Division of Biostatistics, School of Public Health and Department of Laboratory Medicine and Pathology , University of Minnesota, Minneapolis; Department of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD ; Department of Medicine, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison ; Department of Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences, School of Public Health, University of Washington, Seattle ; and Health Diagnostics Laboratory, Richmond, VA .

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  20. Wrath of Dancing Grandmothers Forces Chinese Government to BacktrackRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 25 | Switched

    Chinese sports officials found themselves on the defensive Wednesday, backpedaling in the wake of explosive allegations that the government was cracking down on the most popular hobby in China today: public line dancing. The line dancing craze has swept the nation over the past decade, with informal groups of primarily female retirees gathering at dusk and dawn to dance on any spare piece of pavement.

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