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  1. New Orleans Chinese Association celebrates victory of Sino-Japanese WarRead the original story w/Photo

    50 min ago | The Times-Picayune

    In celebration of the 70th anniversary of the victory of Sino-Japanese War/World War II, the New Orleans Chinese Association will hold a forum September 12 from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the National World War II Museum, 945 Magazine St., New Orleans. "By presenting the facts and refreshing the memories of the Sino-Japanese War/WWII, we wish to honor and express our gratitude to the war heroes and heroines, known and unknown, who fought and safeguarded our safety and freedom.

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  2. Why U.S. professors worry about Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi's visit to Silicon ValleyRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Los Angeles Times

    Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, makes a gesture of dialing a phone as he addresses people during the launch of the Digital India project in New Delhi on July 1. Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi, makes a gesture of dialing a phone as he addresses people during the launch of the Digital India project in New Delhi on July 1. More than 100 academics from major American universities have issued a scathing critique of Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi ahead of his visit to Silicon Valley and warned U.S. technology executives against supporting his Digital India initiative.

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  3. 36. Green Tea Snow at Snow StationRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | OC Weekly

    ... around frozen cream. My favorite's the green tea snow at Snow Station, but you can find them at your various Asian-American dessert shops around the county. Milk flavored snow is the standard, but there are enough flavors to satiate anyone. Top with ...

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  4. Meet Kenta Goto, the Quiet Mastermind Behind New York's Best New BarRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | Bloomberg

    The okonomiyaki is carefully striped with Kewpie mayonnaise, as if it were some kind of delicate confection rather than a fat, formidable pancake of cabbage and yam. Cherry blossoms bob in the martinis.

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  5. CMO Council Finds Marketers Fall Short On MulticulturalRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | MediaPost

    ... but were responsible for nearly half of the growth in consumer spending from 2013 to 2014, per Geoscape. Asian-American and Hispanic markets accounted for two-thirds of the total economic spending growth. Liz Miller, SVP of marketing with the CMO ...

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  6. 19th century Chinese cook plays presidential politics, more: Reading About EatingRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Times-Picayune

    Donald Trump meet Wong Kim Ark, the Chinese American cook who is the father of 'birthright citizenship' - "There is Dred Scott and there is Plessy, there is Brown and there is Bakke and Loving. But Wong Kim Ark draws a blank with most Americans."

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  7. Insider Buying: Professional Diversity Network CEO Purchases 9,000 Shares of StockRead the original story

    2 hrs ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... African-American professionals and launched additional Websites to other diverse segments, including women, Asian-American, lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender ( NASDAQ:IPDN ), differently-abled and military professionals. As of February 28, ...

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  8. Skyplex developer, Rosen College court Chinese investmentRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | The Orlando Sentinel

    Miami developer Joshua Wallack strode into a kickoff meeting for the Chinese Chamber of Commerce for Central Florida with high hopes. "Getting some investment from the Chinese may be cheaper than my bank, hopefully," said Wallack, developer of Mango's Tropical Caf and a planned rollercoast complex on International Drive.

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  9. FIBA Americas Gets Underway, AfroBasket EndsRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Canis Hoopus

    The Afrobasket tournament ended in disappointment for Gorgui Dieng and Senegal as they lost to eventual champions Nigeria in overtime in the semifinals, then dropped the 3rd place game to host Tunisia on Sunday. Gorgui Dieng was the dominant player in the tournament, but struggled to shoot the ball against Nigeria, though he did make a game tying three pointer late to send the game to overtime.

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  10. The Shocking History of My People and My StateRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Slate Magazine

    Though the country's first ethnic studies department was born at University of CaliforniaBerkeley in 1969 and the first ethnic studies Ph.D. program was established there in the 1980s, the discipline is still widely derided on that campus. People tend to think ethnic studies classes are full of disgruntled brown people ranting about "the system," "oppression," and "white/male/class privilege."

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  11. Fijian Indian community celebrates Diwali in USRead the original story

    5 hrs ago | Newkerala.com

    The Fijian Indian community in California organised a multi-cultural "Diwali Festival" attended by more than 500 people from various communities, a media report said. The festival, held by the Norfolk Sports Cultural Events, was organised at the Hayward High School, Hayward, California recently, India West reported on Monday.

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  12. Fil-Am chefs unite for a good causeRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | ABS-CBN News

    Foodies gathered to sample the best in modern Filipino dishes from respected Filipino American chefs while supporting a good cause: a culinary arts after-school program which benefits many Filipino kids. Project Merienda was started last year under the Galing Bata program at the Bessie Carmichael Elementary and Middle School in San Francisco.

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  13. Jeb Bush sunk by Asian 'Anchor Baby' remark: Darcy cartoonRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Cleveland.com

    Jeb Bush tied his tongue to an anchor and sunk himself with his dense defense for using the term 'anchor baby' while answering a question about Donald Trump's call to end birthright citizenship. While trying to do damage control for using the term, Bush did more damage by offending Asians.

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  14. 'Mahathir a hypocrite'Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Daily Express

    Kuching: Parti Rakyat Sarawak president Tan Sri Dr James Masing called Dr Mahathir a hypocrite. Masing said Dr Mahathir could not have it both ways by attending the rally while denying his support for Bersih 2.0, the organiser of the rally.

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  15. In China, long-delayed recognition for troops who fought in World War IIRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Los Angeles Times

    Sun Yinbai, 97, served with the Nationalist army in World War II, acting as an interpreter for U.S. forces. Only now are such service members getting some grudging acknowledgment from China's leaders.

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  16. Prolonged television watchers have higher risk of fatal pulmonary embolismRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Medical News Today

    Prolonged television watchers have a higher risk of fatal pulmonary embolism , a condition associated with long haul flights, reveals research presented at ESC Congress today by Mr Toru Shirakawa, public health research fellow in the Department of Social Medicine at Osaka University in Japan.1 The 18 year study in more than 86 000 people found that watching an average of five or more hours of television per day was associated with twice the risk of fatal pulmonary embolism as watching less than two and a half hours daily. "The association between prolonged sitting and pulmonary embolism was first reported among air raid shelter users in London during World War II," said Mr Shirakawa.

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  17. MoreRead the original story

    Yesterday | VietNam News

    Viet Nam will play the hosts in the semi-final of the ASEAN Football Federation's U19 Championship after their win yesterday in the last match of the Group B yesterday in Vientiane, Laos. Ha Noi T&T expect to be ranked at least second this season when the national premier league ends after the next three rounds.

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  18. OC businesses eye-ball companies for opportunities at ABAOC Annual EventRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 25, 2015 | Weekend Balita

    Orange County's small and mid-sized businesses had the opportunity to bag lucrative contract via the annual event sponsored by one of the most active business associations in Orange County. The event is one of the business organization's most awaited signature projects..

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  19. Indian women hockey team qualifies for Rio OlympicsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Central Chronicle

    Indian women's hockey team has qualified for Rio Olympics after 36 years. Madhya Pradesh has played important role in this.

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  20. Kareena Kapoor Loves This Indian Classical Form Of Dance, Finds It FascinatingRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Central Chronicle

    Kareena Kapoor says her childhood passion was to learn the Indian classical form of dance 'Kathak' and has always found it fascinating! Kareena says she is interested in learning Kathak or Bharatanatyam and due to work commitments she has placed her professional training on hold at the moment. The actress says, "I plan to get trained professionally in Kathak or Bharatanatyam in the near future.

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