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  1. Twisters to host Chinese women's national teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | The Independent & Free Press

    The North Halton midget AA Twisters are excited about their exhibition game against the Chinese women's national team next Friday. Team members, front, from left, are Megan Alberts, Lauren Virey, Kristy Kilburn, Nicolle Trivino. 1 comment

  2. Asian students sue Harvard for discriminationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | RedState

    ... policy, and its enrollment of Asian Americans has grown almost exactly in line with the growth of the Asian-American population. Racial preferences, no matter how they are applied, are pernicious. They were marginally less so in the era immediately ...

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  3. San Francisco restaurant ordered to pay $4 million to workers over labor code violationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Inside Bay Area

    Employees at a San Francisco dim sum restaurant won big in a $4 million settlement on behalf of workers who had been denied the city's minimum wage and suffered other labor code violations, California Labor Commission officials announced Wednesday. California Labor Commissioner Julie Su said 280 workers at the Michelin-rated restaurant Yank Sing were paid the state minimum wage of $8 per hour and not San Francisco's higher minimum wage, which is currently set at $10.74 and is set to increase to $11.05 on Jan. 1. Management also kept or misdirected approximately $1 million in tips over a four-year period and did not pay employees for all of the hours they worked, Su said.

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  4. Dave Whelan is to English soccer as Donald Sterling was to the NBA -- not goodRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | The Washington Post

    Wigan Athletic's chairman and owner Dave Whelan is in hot water over accusations of anti-Semitism. The next time Wigan Athletic owner Dave Whelan decides to speak to reporters, he might want to think about what he says before he says it.

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  5. Kentucky fire chief caught using N-word to describe black family in car accidentRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Washington Times

    ... f the tongue," the station reported. He also apologized for the way he treated the station's reporter, who is Asian-American, after he repeatedly asked her last week if she understood English.

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  6. Cosmetic infidelity: A new way to cheatRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | KSL-TV

    ... is a plastic surgeon in metro Detroit. He is the author of "In Stitches," a humorous memoir about growing up Asian-American and becoming a doctor. The opinions expressed in this commentary are solely his.

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  7. Indians favourite to retain SAFF Women ChampionshipRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | The Nation

    Mighty Indians are all set to defend their title against Nepal in the 3rd South Asian Women's Football Championship final to be played today here at Jinnah Stadium, Pakistan Sports Complex. Odds are heavily favoring Indians to take title for the third time in running, while Nepal have a good team and have the services of two players inspirational skipper Anu Lama and prolific soccerer Sajana Rana.

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  8. Whelan: No offence meantRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Hampshire Chronicle

    Wigan owner Dave Whelan has apologised for any offence and defended his position after being accused of anti-Semitism and told he is not "fit and proper" to run a club. The controversy over Wigan's appointment of Malky Mackay as manager deepened when Whelan told a newspaper, "I think Jewish people do chase money more than everybody else".

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  9. johnlee1111 SamanthaLily IRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 14 | BlogHer

    These are - verbatim - some of the lessons Julien Blanc might have taught in Los Angeles, before the #TakeDownJulienBlanc hashtag on Twitter. Blanc, a self-described dating coach for Real Social Dynamics , travels the globe promising to unlock the secrets of the "dating game."

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  10. WireLurker attacks 'first of many'Read the original story

    Thursday Nov 20 | Aurora Era-Banner

    The WireLurker virus is likely to undergo continued development, despite the arrests of three men in China , according to the security company Palo Alto. iPhones could be infected by the malware through a USB cable, even if they had not been configured to install third-party apps , though Apple claims to have since shut down the offending software.

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  11. Thomas Sowell: Legacy of liberalism is as damaging of social condition of blacks as legacy of slaveryRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Contra Costa Times

    Supreme Court Justice Oliver Wendell Holmes said there were "phrases that serve as an excuse for not thinking." One such phrase today is one that depicts the current problems of blacks in America as "a legacy of slavery."

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  12. Premier Holding's Energy Efficiency Experts Exhibits at the Asian...Read the original story

    Thursday Nov 20 | MacReport Media RSS Feed

    E3 launches its Program to Reach Out to the Thousands of Gas Stations, Convenience Stores and Hotels Owned by Members of this Association This association brings together thousands of owners of convenience stores, as well as gas stations and hotels to meet qualified vendors and share their expertise field team in Florida is following up on this effort with special promotions to provide energy efficiency lighting to this very large We value our relationship with AACSA and know we can provide them the best value in lighting efficiency products. We know this relationship will only become stronger over time a program that appears to be very well received by this very specialized market.

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  13. Elvin Lai has been named Outstanding Entrepreneur of the Year at the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Hospitality Net

    Elvin Lai has been named Outstanding Entrepreneur of the Year at the Asian Business Association of San Diego - CA, USA HOTELbeat, a provider of Software-as-a-Service based hospitality operations management solutions, is proud to announce that CFO and Co-founder Elvin Lai has been named Outstanding Entrepreneur of the Year by the Asian Business Association of San Diego. The award was presented at the ABA"s 24th Annual Scholarship and Awards Gala on October 15, 2014.

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  14. HOTELbeat CFO and Co-Founder Named Outstanding Entrepreneur by the Asian Business AssociationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Hospitality Net

    HOTELbeat, a provider of Software-as-a-Service based hospitality operations management solutions, is proud to announce that CFO and Co-founder Elvin Lai has been named Outstanding Entrepreneur of the Year by the Asian Business Association of San Diego. The award was presented at the ABA"s 24th Annual Scholarship and Awards Gala on October 15, 2014.

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  15. Sephora Brought 'Shop and Frisk' to the Internet, Asian Women SayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Courthouse News Service

    Amid public backlash against racially biased "stop-and-frisk" police practices, "Sephora has brazenly taken" so-called "shop and frisk" to the Internet, four woman claim in a federal class action. The allegations come after the beauty retailer blamed "excessive online traffic" for bringing down its website on Nov. 6 during the annual 20-percent-off sale for Sephora's most loyal shoppers.

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  16. Kentucky fire chief refuses to help black family after traffic...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Salon

    ... contact Triple A for assistance, before asking for registration and proof of insurance. When Chinn, who is Asian-American, contacted Hartfield to ask about the alleged disparities in his treatment of the two families as well as possible ...

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  17. ProQuest Creates the First Complete, Digital Trove of Executive Orders and Presidential ProclamationsRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 20 | Sys-Con Media

    When complete, the collection will encompass more than 79,000 executive orders, proclamations, directives and policy statements by American presidents from to Obama, bringing together disparate content and making it easy to discover and work with. ProQuest Executive Orders and Presidential Proclamations is part of and can be searched along with ProQuest's renowned and growing collection of U.S. government content, assembled within a technology architecture that improves research outcomes.

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  18. Shipwreck discovery off New Zealand ends mystery of Guangdong minersRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | South China Morning Post

    The mystery surrounding a century-old tragedy linking Guangdong province and New Zealand has been solved with the discovery of the wreck of a steamer that sank off the far north of New Zealand in 1902. The wreck found 21km off the Hokianga Harbour has been identified as the SS Ventnor, which was carrying the remains of 499 Chinese gold miners back to their homeland to be buried.

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  19. Asian women accuse Sephora of discrimination in blocking accountsRead the original story

    Thursday Nov 20 | China Daily

    Four women have filed a lawsuit in New York accusing the Sephora cosmetics concern of discrimination in blocking and deactivating the accounts of "Asian-sounding" customers as the company sought to discourage the reselling of its products. New York attorney Douglas Wigdor on Tuesday filed a class-action lawsuit against Sephora and its parent, LVMH Moet Hennessy Louis Vuitton Inc in federal court in Manhattan.

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  20. EDITORIAL: Where are we on the marginalization ladder?Read the original story

    Thursday Nov 20 | Northwest Asian Weekly

    A colleague who works in the media recently posted one of those rare "stop-scrolling-down" updates on Facebook. It was thought-provoking and hard to ignore.

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