Asian-American Newswire (Page 10)

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  1. Our families, our historiesRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 28 | Trinadad Express

    Researching family history has become very popular all over the world. It's natural that we want to learn about our ancestors and find out where, and from whom, we came.

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  2. Playwrights Foundation's 'Rough Readings' Series to...Read the original story

    Wednesday Jan 28 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... Appetit, and PBS Kids' PEG+CAT and is currently co-director of Ma-Yi Writers Lab, the largest collective of Asian-American playwrights in the country. Playwrights Foundation supports and champions contemporary playwrights in the creation of new ...

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  3. Black Student Lists Demands for AdministrationRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | New University

    The Black Student Union published a Change.org petition on Jan. 16 demanding that UCI's administration implement additional institutional resources for black students while making efforts to recruit and retain more black students, staff and faculty. The nine demands put forth are in response to both institutional factors that hinder the success of black students as well as more blatant incidents of racism.

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  4. MANILA: Test of will in southern PhilippinesRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 28 | Asia News Network

    Sunday's bloody incident in Maguindanao, will probably become one of the most serious stumbling blocks to the attainment of enduring peace in southern Philippines, and it definitely won't be the last. The sources are many.

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  5. 'He just run away': Suong Phung mother of Delahey hit and run victim...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | The Age

    Do you recognise the SUV in this CCTV, the driver of which hit and killed a 17-year-old girl and critically injured her young male friend? Police have arrested a 33-year-old Hillside man over a hit-and-run incident in Delahey which has left one teen dead and another fighting for her life. Jasmine Vuong and her friend Anthony Nguyen, both 17, were mowed down by an SUV while crossing the intersection of Taylors and Braeswood roads about 11.30pm on Tuesday.

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  6. Pacific Symphony, Bowers Museum Team for a Feast for the Senses, 2/7Read the original story

    Wednesday Jan 28 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... New Yorker as "one of the world's leading young composers" and "one of the most intriguing of the new crop of Asian-American composers." His vibrant and inventive musical voice draws equal inspiration from Chinese ancient and folk music, Western ...

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  7. Protesters target Riverside for partnering with city in VietnamRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | Los Angeles Times

    Days after signing an agreement to forge a relationship with a city in Vietnam, elected leaders in Riverside are bracing for hundreds of Vietnamese American protesters who have vowed to gather outside City Hall and demand that officials rescind their pact with the communist country. Organizers from Little Saigon, an immigrant community where deep animosity remains toward the communist government that controls their homeland, have rented a fleet of buses and said that hundreds of protesters will begin assembling outside the Riverside Civic Center on Thursday.

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  8. BN Crashing While Najib Fights Dr M: Step in to stop Mic fiasco - analysts tell PMRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | Malaysia Chronicle

    Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak should step in and resolve the on-going MIC crisis which could have negative repercussions on Barisan Nasional, political analysts said. UiTM Associate Professor Shaharuddin Baharuddin said problems arising in the Indian-based party would not be settled unless Najib, who is also the BN chairman, intervened and took action.

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  9. Team PH places 12th in World Pastry CupRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | ABS-CBN News

    Team Philippines made it at the Asian Pastry Cup in Singapore last April 2014 which earned it a sport in the finals together with China, South Korea, Tunisia, Switzerland, Denmark, Algeria, Colombia, Taiwan, Morocco, Singapore, Guatemala, Malaysia, United States, United Kingdom, Sweden, Argentina, Japan, Mexico, Italy and Egypt. For 10 hours, Team Philippines whipped up three chocolate desserts, three frozen fruit desserts, twelve plated desserts, one sugar showpiece, one chocolate showpiece, one ice showpiece and one chocolate carving.

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  10. The News for Chinese Expands into Three EditionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | Patch.com

    There are quite a few Chinese language news media in the Bay Area, given the large number of the Chinese-speaking population here. However, the News for Chinese is the only one concentrating on local news.

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  11. Book on history of Chinese community for primary schoolsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | The Star Online

    PRIMARY school pupils will have a better understanding of the country's history when Chinese historians complete a reference book for Year Four to Year Six students, Sin Chew Daily quoted MCA deputy president Datuk Dr Wee Ka Siong as saying. "With the reference book, pupils will be able to better understand the Chinese community's history in the country and its contributions," said Dr Wee.

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  12. Isis hostage crisis: Jordan offers prisoner in exchange for its captured pilotRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | The Independent

    Arab state shifts usual hardline stance to negotiate giving jihadists a failed suicide bomber, as new audio message, purportedly from Japanese hostage, demands that exchange must take place by sunset on Thursday Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature. Please read our Legal Terms & Policies Jordan has become the first Arab state to agree to a prisoner/hostage swap with Isis.

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  13. Should you accept a Korean-French dinner from a stranger?Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | WBEZ-FM Chicago

    Hairdresser and amateur chef James Hahn cooks up elaborate 10-course French meals for his favorite hair clients in his suburban home. In mid-December I returned from vacation to find a handmade Christmas tree and card inviting me to dinner in a private suburban home hosted by "a crazy hair stylist, a crazy dancer and crazy French Cuisine cooker."

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  14. Korean actress Claudia Kim is the new face of Bobbi BrownRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 28 | The Star Online

    BOBBI Brown Cosmetics recently announced its collaboration with Korean model and actress Claudia Kim as the brand's first Asian celebrity face exclusively throughout Korea. "I am excited and proud to have Claudia as the brand's first Asian face.

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  15. Henry Tang: Pushing forward US-China dialogueRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 28 | China Daily

    In the 1960s, Henry Tang was an undergraduate student at Columbia University pursuing a degree in international economics and tinkering with the idea of getting a PhD and becoming a US-China specialist. He would go to Columbia's library to take out books on China.

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  16. In Japan, 'Marriage Hunting' Homes Have Stripper PolesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | Wall Street Journal

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  17. Abe slams - despicable' IS threatRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | The Star Online

    TOKYO: An angry Japanese prime minister slammed as "utterly despicable" a militant threat to kill both a Japanese hostage and a Jordanian pilot unless Amman releases an extremist bomber. The clock was ticking towards the 24-hour deadline Islamic State group militants set in their latest chilling video, which warned they will execute freelance journalist Kenji Goto and airman Maaz al-Kassasbeh if they do not get their way.

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  18. Jordan prisoner swap on hold, fate of Japanese IS hostage unclearRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 28 | Reuters

    Jordan said on Wednesday it had received no assurance that one of its pilots captured by Islamic State insurgents was safe and that it would go ahead with a proposed prisoner swap only if he was freed. The fate of air force pilot Muath al-Kasaesbeh was thought to be tied to that of Japanese hostage Kenji Goto, a veteran war reporter who is also being held by the insurgent group.

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  19. If 2-vote edge holds, O.C. supervisors will have Asian American majorityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | Los Angeles Times

    Andrew Do, left, and Lou Correa are just votes apart in the race for a vacant supervisors seat in Orange County Andrew Do, left, and Lou Correa are just votes apart in the race for a vacant supervisors seat in Orange County A Vietnamese American politican who has never held higher office is clinging to a two-vote lead over a former state senator in a bid to win a seat on the Orange County Board of Supervisors. Andrew Do, a former Garden Grove councilman and an attorney, and former state Sen. Lou Correa are far ahead in a five-candidate race to replace Janet Nguyen, who stepped down from the board when she was elected to the state Senate.

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  20. Jordan Willing to Exchange Prisoner for IS HostageRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | Chosun Ilbo

    Jordan's information minister says his government is ready to trade a jailed terror suspect for a Jordanian pilot being held by Islamic State militants. Mohammad al-Momani made the announcement on state television Wednesday, as a deadline for the possible execution of the hostages approached.

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