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  1. Show stealers in Asian fusion discosRead the original story

    1 hr ago | The Straits Times

    At Asian fusion discotheque Neverland II recently, it looked like the Hallyu, or Korean pop music wave, had swept over to hubba-hubba land.


  2. Metro Vancouver Koreans to hold a candlelight vigil for ferry disaster victimsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Canada.com

    The wrecking ball has destroyed many of the city's older homes in recent years, victims of the overheated development and real estate markets.


  3. Editorial notebook: Dennis Rodman's 'basketball diplomacy' is no laughing matterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 9, 2014 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    I was trying my best to ignore Dennis Rodman's escapades in North Korea since no matter how much a fool he makes of himself, it's attention he wants.


  4. New Dami Sushi and Izakaya in Buena Park shares delicious food at media tastingRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | Examiner.com

    Last night the Examiner attended a tasting at Buena Park's new Japanese restaurant, Dami Sushi and Izakaya .


  5. When Reaching The Youth Goes Wrong: B-Classic Gets CheekyRead the original story

    19 hrs ago | Hypebot

    A variety of classical music groups are trying to reach new audiences these days.


  6. Culture Night CalendarRead the original story

    Tuesday | New University

    UC Irvine's diverse campus organizations are hosting their annual culture nights this quarter.


  7. Wreaths Laid before Statue, Grave of Kang Pan SokRead the original story

    Monday | Korean News

    Wreaths were laid before the statue of Kang Pan Sok, an indomitable revolutionary fighter and outstanding leader of the Korean women's movement, at the Chilgol Revolutionary Site and her grave in Mangyongdae on Monday, her 122nd birth anniversary.


  8. Going Beyond Napa CabbageRead the original story

    Monday | Wall Street Journal

    New York Kimchi offers up Korean-American food in a fast-casual setting catering to the mainstream market in Midtown.


  9. Photo Release -- BBCN Bancorp Names Kevin S. Kim as Bank President and CEORead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 21 | GlobeNewswire

    ... base and community, and we believe is supported by the most competent executive management team in the Korean-American niche market. The entire Board is confident in Kevin Kim's ability to lead BBCN forward to our next phase of growth." Mr. Kim has ...


  10. Bishops offer comfort after ferry disasterRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 21 | United Methodist Church

    United Methodist bishops - including three Korean Americans - have extended prayers, words of comfort and the hope of Easter following last week's ferry tragedy in South Korea.


  11. Sex slave issue still barrier to South Korea tiesRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 20 | The Japan Times

    A bronze statue of a young Korean girl representing the "comfort women" forced into sexual slavery by the Imperial Japanese military before and during the war stands in Central Park in Glendale, California, on March 31. Korean-Americans have won approval to set up local memorials to the girls and women, who hailed from various countries, over ... (more)


  12. Westerners' view on sunken ferry SewolRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 20 | English Dong-A

    Westerners' view on sunken ferry Sewol . APRIL 21, 2014 02:22. . I first heard the tragic news on the sinking of Korean ferry Sewol in a hotel room as I was visiting Rhode Island in the U.S. on business.


  13. Korean American 'living the dream' as Federal Way chief of policeRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 17 | Northwest Asian Weekly

    Wearing three gold stars on the left collar, three more on the right, and a badge, Andy Hwang, who might be the state's only Asian American police chief, is setting a vision and working on budgets and projects for the Federal Way Police Department .


  14. Glendale comfort women statue controversy goes to U.S. District CourtRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 19 | Pasadena Star-News

    Adorned by flowers and other offerings, the comfort women statue sits in Central Park in Glendale, Calif., on Friday, April 18, 2014.


  15. Cresskill teacher wins scholarship to travel to South KoreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 18 | The Verona-Cedar Grove Times

    Sitting in her classroom on the second floor at Merritt Memorial Elementary School, Judy Beekman expresses her excitement about her first trip to South Korea this summer.


  16. County, City officials welcome new consul general of Korea; group...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 18 | Auburn Reporter

    ... largest international trading partner of Washington state. Washington is also home to the fifth-largest Korean-American population in the U.S., more than 27,000 of whom live in King County. We encourage an open exchange of ideas on this story's ...


  17. [Editorial] Talks on sex slaveryRead the original story

    Friday Apr 18 | Korea Herald

    Korea and Japan have resumed the diplomatic dialogue that had been suspended following Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe's visit to the Yasukuni Shrine in December.


  18. Kingston mayor sends out message of support to South Koreans after ferry disasterRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 17 | Surreycomet.co.uk

    The mayor of Kingston has sent out a message of support to South Koreans in the borough after a ferry sank in the region.


  19. Major South Korean Film Premieres Canceled Following Massive ShipwreckRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 17 | OhNoTheyDidnt

    With hundreds still missing from a ferry that sunk off the southwest coast of Korea on Wednesday, major red-carpet events for "Rio 2" and "Make Your Move 3D" have been called off to mourn the tragedy.


  20. L.A. Korean Church Leaders Held Prayer Vigil for Sunken FerryRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 16 | Patch.com

    About a dozen Los Angeles Korean church leaders held a prayer vigil today for victims aboard a sunken South Korean ferry boat.