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  1. China jails blogger in online 'rumour'...Read the original story w/Photo

    9 min ago | Suria

    China has said the rumour crackdown launched last year is aimed at maintaining social order, but rights groups have accused Beijing of limiting freedom of speech online to protect the ruling Communist Party.


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

    1 hr ago |

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


  3. Local Korean Church Leaders Hold Vigil For Ferry VictimsRead the original story

    1 hr ago | CBS Local

    More than 280 people remain missing over 24 hours after the ship carrying high school students on a field trip to Jeju island began taking in water and sank off the southwestern coast, resulting in at least nine deaths.


  4. America's Best Dance Crew headlines festRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | The Morning Call

    ... Fest 5 at Zoellner Arts Center on Friday offers the ultimate mix of cultures and styles. Po-reo-tics, an Asian-American all-male dance crew from California, tops the night with the hip-hop choreography that earned it the Dance Crew award in 2010. ...


  5. Pilipino culture at the Clark CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago |

    "They were the loudest group," recalled the San Jose native, who became a member after spotting the group as a freshman at the Cal Poly Club Showcase.


  6. The ColberT ReporTRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | The Bennington Banner

    In selecting Stephen Colbert to replace David Letterman as host of the "Late Show," CBS has waged war on America's heartland -- or so proclaims that Palm Beach font of heartland mirth, Rush Limbaugh.


  7. Go for the Food: DenverRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 13 | EDGE

    Domo isn't just a Japanese restaurant. It's a place where you can immerse yourself in Japanese culture - by visiting a museum that evokes a northern Japanese farmhouse, strolling in a garden studded with Buddha statues, or even taking a martial arts class in the lovingly converted former warehouse where the restaurant compound is located.


  8. Obituary: Dr. Franklin J. Chinn Sr., 88, cared for generations of Sacramento familiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Mar 19 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    Dr. Franklin J. Chinn Sr., who cared for generations of Sacramento residents while raising an accomplished family of medical and educational professionals, died March 10 after a brief illness, his family said.


  9. Obituary: Maj. Kurt Chew-Een Lee, 88, was Korean War heroRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 4, 2014 | Sacramento Bee Newspaper

    Maj. Kurt Chew-Een Lee, who grew up in Sacramento to become the first Asian American officer in the U.S. Marine Corps and a decorated Korean War hero, has died at 88. He was found dead Monday in his home in Washington, D.C., possibly of a heart attack, said his niece Lori Lee of Sacramento.


  10. Rangers Fete Choo Shin-soo's Success with Free T-Shirt EventRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Chosun Ilbo

    Texas Rangers' outfielder Choo Shin-soo posted one hit in four at-bats during Tuesday's game against the Seattle Mariners at Globe Life Park in Arlington, Texas.


  11. Battle Hymn - Part 9: Gone to GloryRead MoreRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | The Sweet Science

    Anyone looking for Aaron Wade in the early 1970s could find him at the Anchor Rescue Mission, a storefront church located at 1253 McAllister Street.


  12. Survey: Almost half of Malaysian Chinese unaware of MACCRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | The Star Online

    PUTRAJAYA: Close to half of Malaysian Chinese respondents in a survey showed they were not aware of the existence of the Malaysian Anti-Corruption Commission .


  13. SF Chinese community faces fallout from Yee, 'Shrimp Boy' arrestsRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | ABC7 KGO

    Chinese American community leaders say the public corruption case involving suspended State Senator Leland Yee and convicted gang leader Raymond "Shrimp Boy" Chow is unfairly impacting the community at large.


  14. Babies Just 15 Months Old Show Racial Bias When Picking PlaymatesRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Free Republic

    ... Professor Jessica Sommerville said: 'At the time, about half of the research assistants in my lab were Asian-American and the other half were Caucasian, and most of the babies in our experiments are Caucasian. 'It's surprising to see these ...


  15. St. John's elects 17th President, Conrado M. GempesawRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | The Torch

    ... been filled by Vincentian priests. Gempesaw is also of Filipino descent, which makes him the first Asian-American president of St. John's, according to The New York Post. Gempesaw will succeed Rev. Joseph L. Levesque, C.M., who will step down at the ...


  16. Asian American advocates near the Rose GardenRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Berryessa Sun

    Asian Americans for Community Involvement will be offering resource information at the Bascom Library, 1000 S. Bascom Ave., on April 17 from 1 to 3 p.m. They are advocates of connecting the Asian American community with resources, including mental health that will benefit the individual's health and wellness.


  17. Rise Up, Shut It Down, San Francisco Is a Union TownRead the original story

    6 hrs ago |

    On Tax Day, April 15, SEIU , Local 1021, rallied at City Hall and marched to Twitter in San Francisco.


  18. Bhindi Jewellers: New Store Focuses on Contemporary CoutureRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | PRWeb

    Bhindi Jewellers proudly announces that its newest store is open in Glendale's Galleria Mall.


  19. Purvi Patel's Industry Recognition Continues With Addition of...Read the original story

    7 hrs ago | PRWeb

    Haynes and Boone, LLP Trademark Chair and Partner Purvi Patel has been seleted as a Dallas Business Journal 40 Under 40 honoree.


  20. AAJA Selects Student Leaders for JCamp Class of 2014Read the original story

    7 hrs ago | Market Wire

    The Asian American Journalists Association selected 42 diverse high school students out of a record pool of 320 submissions from across the nation to participate in its 14th annual JCamp this summer.