Asian-American Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. North Korea says it has arrested two South Korean spiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Channelnewsasia.com

    North Korea said late on Thursday it had arrested two South Koreans based in the Chinese border city of Dandong, accusing them of spying for South Korea. SEOUL: North Korea said late on Thursday it had arrested two South Koreans based in the Chinese border city of Dandong, accusing them of spying for South Korea.

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  2. Two S. Koreans arrested in Tokyo for importing 'matsutake' mushrooms from DPRKRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 26 | Xinhuanet

    Japanese police on Thursday arrested two South Korean men on suspicion of illegally importing 1,200 kilograms of "matsutake" mushrooms from the Democratic People's Republic of Korea . Police sources here said that six residences were raided Thursday, including the home of Ho Jong Man, the head of the General Association of Korean Residents in Japan, or Chongryon as its known locally.

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  3. Why It's So Hard For Us To Agree About Dong From 'Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | WGBH

    ... on the context, both of their names can read as ridiculous. But for a lot of viewers, including a lot of Asian-American ones, the traits that make Dong such a classic Fey-sian misfit also make him a dull, even infuriating Asian stereotype: his ...

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  4. Are Women's Colleges Doomed? What Sweet Briar's Demise Tells UsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | WGBH

    Sweet Briar College in Virginia will close its doors in May, after 114 years of teaching women at its scenic campus in western Virginia. The school's board of directors says the school has been unable to increase revenue, and as a result the institution cannot survive.

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  5. Ap Photos: Illegal logging, fear haunt remote Peru villageRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Daily Herald

    In this March 17, 2015 photo, Ashaninka Indian men, identified by locals as illegal loggers, tie tree trunks together to move them along the Putaya River near the hamlet of Saweto, Peru. Illegal logging persists unabated in this remote Amazon community where four indigenous leaders who resisted it were slain in September.

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  6. Networking at Asian culture centreRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Thetelegraphand Argus

    DELEGATES attending tonight's Yorkshire Enterprise Network and Telegraph & Argus networking event will get a taste of the work of Kala Sangham, the city's South Asian Community Arts Centre. The leading arts organisation is hosting the event in its St Peter's House base near off Forster Square.

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  7. Church Of England Appoints Alison White, Second Woman Bishop In Thre MonthsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Switched

    ... head rabbi of New York's historic Central Synagogue, becoming one of only a few women -- and likely the only Asian-American -- to lead a major U.S. synagogue. Many describe Buchdahl as a "pioneer." Linda Sarsour, director of the Arab American ...

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  8. Lucy's Vietnamese Kitchen to Open in BushwickMar 26, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Greenpoint Gazette

    "Right now, New York only knows the bare minimum of what Vietnamese food has to offer," said Sahra Nguyen, co-owner of the new Bushwick establishment Lucy's Vietnamese Kitchen, which opened on March 21. Lucy's was started, in part, to address New York's ignorance of the variety of Vietnamese food. "Vietnam is such a big country with so many different regions.

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  9. FBI manual will help officers understand difference between Sikhs Arabs and Hindus Ami BeraRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Hindustan Times

    Sikh, Hindu and Arab minorities in the United States have long been demanding that incidents such as the Alabama attack on an elderly Indian man, gunning down of a Sikh by a white supremacist and the Wisconsin temple vandalism be defined as hate crimes, attracting closer scrutiny and more stringent punishment. Their wish was granted last week.

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  10. the Worm's Eyeview: Final call for attendance in Barangay AssemblyRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 26 | MindaNews

    Do attend and take part in the session of your Barangay Assembly on Saturday, March 28. It is a synchronized nationwide event decreed by Proclamation No. 260 which President B.S. Aquino issued in 2011.

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  11. 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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  12. Is the banking sector appropriate for a growth investor?Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Investopedia

    Bank stocks are appropriate for serious consideration by growth investors. Overall, the financial sector is one of the highest performing sectors, both historically and specifically.

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  13. "Belt and Road" no tools of geopoliticsRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 26 | Xinhuanet

    The "Belt and Road" initiatives, a key topic for the 2015 Boao Forum for Asia as it opens on Thursday in Hainan, are a product of inclusive cooperation, not a tool of geopolitics. However, there are observers with an outdated Cold War mentality who claim that the Silk Road Economic Belt and The 21st Century Maritime Silk Road Asian infrastructure networks are instruments for China to boost its political influence.

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  14. LACMA strikes 'unprecedented' museum deal with carmaker HyundaiRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 26 | Los Angeles Times

    Hyundai's 10-year deal to sponsor LACMA will place an emphasis on Korean art, museum's Art + Technology Lab In a deal that will be the longest corporate sponsorship in its history, the Los Angeles County Museum of Art is expected to announce Thursday a partnership with Korean automaker Hyundai, a ten-year agreement that will put a spotlight on Korean art through exhibitions and provide support for the museum's art and technology program. Neither LACMA nor representatives of Hyundai Motor Company, the Seoul-based automobile manufacturer, would put an exact dollar figure on the deal, which the museum is calling "The Hyundai Project."

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  15. U.S. has 'solid' understanding of Seoul-Tokyo shared history: Korean envoyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Korea Herald

    The U.S. government, Congress and academics have a very "solid" consensus that Japan should stop its attempts to gloss over its wartime wrongdoings, namely the issue of sex slavery, the South Korean ambassador to Washington said Thursday. The remarks by Amb.

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  16. For the Record - Topanga MessengerRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Messenger

    There was a misstatement in the article about Rep. Ted Lieu . Judge Jacqueline H. Nguyen is a Circuit Judge for the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit.

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  17. My Night With the Bad Boys of KoreatownRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | TheDailyBeast.com

    Navigating the secret world of L.A.'s Koreatown, replete with Korean Uber, matchmaking services, karaoke crooning, and soju shots galore. A night out with the Ktown Cowboys , the tight-knit group of Korean-American actors, filmmakers, and friends behind the Entourage -like web series and feature film of the same name, begins and ends with a spirited soju toast-but then, dozens of soju toasts fly by during an evening of bar-hopping in Los Angeles's fast-gentrifying but still impenetrable Koreatown.

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  18. New insights into survival outcomes of Asian-Americans diagnosed with cancerRead the original story

    Thursday Mar 26 | Medical News Today

    New research shows Asian-Americans more likely to survive cancer than non-Hispanic whites, highlights importance of examining subgroups of Asian-Americans Numerous studies have documented racial differences in deaths from cancer among non-Hispanic whites and African Americans, but little has been known about survival outcomes for Asian Americans who have been diagnosed with cancer, until now. A new study from Quoc-Dien Trinh, MD and colleagues at Brigham and Women's Hospital examined cancer patients in eight different Asian American subgroups and found their cancer-specific mortality was substantially lower than that of non-Hispanic white patients.

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  19. 11 PIOs in Forbes's list of best venture capitalistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Mar 26 | Rediff.com

    The Forbes 2015 Midas List represents the world's 100 smartest technology investors with valuations greater than $1 billion and a total of 766 deals. Jim Goetz of Sequoia Capital maintained the number 1 spot for the second year in a row due to WhatsApp, the mobile messaging company acquired by Facebook for $22 billion.

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  20. Interview: "Community of common destiny" creative philosophy shared...Read the original story

    Thursday Mar 26 | Xinhuanet

    The theme of the 2015 Boao Forum for Asia reflected Chinese President Xi Jinping's idea of community of common destiny, which is a "creative philosophy" to encourage Asian countries to promote cooperation, said a former Thai deputy prime minister. "The theme of the Boao Asian Forum reflects Chinese President Xi Jinping's idea of community of common destiny, which is not only a timely definition, but also a creative philosophy to encourage Asian countries to adopt a common perspective of our future, to pursue cooperation for peace and well-being of Asian people," Surakiart Sathirathai told Xinhua in an exclusive interview, ahead of his departure for the annual conference.

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