Chinese-American Newswire (Page 6)

Chinese-American Newswire (Page 6)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Chinese-American. (Page 6)

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  1. barkerville.29.jpgRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | Prince George Citizen

    A group of 130 Metro Vancouver-based Chinese community associations, at the urging of the local Chinese consulate, has raised roughly $100,000 for the restoration of a graveyard housing the remains of Chinese pioneers in Barkerville. The funding, said Barkerville Historic Town and Park CEO Ed Coleman, will repair trail access to the graveyard, where many of the town's once-sizable Chinese migrant population are laid to rest.

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  2. Upcoming celebration of international diversity to be held in Squirrel HillRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | Patch.com

    This February, Jewish Family & Children's Service is partnering with several Squirrel Hill organizations and the Chinese community of greater Pittsburgh to invite all Pittsburghers to a two week celebration of the Lunar New Year.

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  3. Onstage spotlights: The story of Hmong migration; welcome the year of the monkey; 'Marriage Musical'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | Star Tribune

    Saturday: More than 100 dancers will take the Ordway Concert Hall stage to tell the story of Hmong migration through traditional Asian dances, acrobatics and multimedia images. Presented by Asian Media Access, Pan Asian Arts Alliance and Iny Asian Dance Theater, "Every Day Is a Sunny Day" weaves together stories of the past and present, tradition and modern reality, as told through an ensemble of Asian-American girl performers.

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  4. Chinese spy stole patented corn seeds in Iowa for scientists back homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 28 | Mashable

    A Chinese man has pled guilty to stealing patented U.S. corn seeds for his employer, an agricultural tech firm in Beijing. Robert Mo Hailong was arrested in 2013 on charges of taking corn seeds out of Iowan fields belonging to agritech firms DuPont Pioneer, Monsanto and LG Seeds, with the intention of shipping them to China for research.

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  5. Cancer kills 7,500 people a day in China, report saysRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 28 | The Standard

    China faces 'huge challenges" from cancer amid a marked increase in new cases and deaths in recent years, a report says. More than 2.81 million Chinese died from cancer in 2015, that is on average 7,500 cancer deaths a day, according to findings reported by the US journal CA: a Cancer Journal for Clinicians.

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  6. Cancer 'kills 7,500 daily' in ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | New Vision

    Chronic infections, smoking and pollution have contributed to skyrocketing cases of cancer in China, with an estimated 4.3 million new diagnoses last year and 2.8 million deaths, researchers said Tuesday. Lung cancer is the leading cause of cancer death in China, said the report published in CA: A Cancer Journal for Clinicians and led by Wanqing Chen of the National Cancer Center in Beijing.

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  7. Man Pleads Guilty to Seed Corn Theft ConspiracyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | Voice of America

    A naturalized U.S. citizen from China entered a plea agreement with federal prosecutors Wednesday, admitting he participated in a conspiracy to steal seed corn from U.S. companies. Mo Hailong, a lawful and permanent resident of the United States, was living in Florida when he was arrested in December 2013.

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  8. Chinatown parade continues to grow in popularityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | Canada.com

    Blue Rodeo's first of a double-bill at the Orpheum was a polished, genuine performance from seasoned pros. See pictures here.

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  9. A house of dreamsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | Bangkok Post

    Chirapan Oulapathorn, founder and president of Sumipol Corp -- a company that makes high quality industrial tools and represents over 50 Japanese manufacturers in Thailand -- sits serenely in the sitting room of his second home in Suphan Buri. At last, his busy week has slowed down.

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  10. Over 7,500 die of cancer in China per dayRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | Manila Bulletin

    China faces "huge challenges" from cancer amid a marked increase in new cases and deaths of the disease in recent years, a new report has found. About 2,814,000 Chinese died from cancer in 2015, corresponding to over 7,500 cancer deaths on average per day, said the report published this week in the US journal CA: A Cancer Journal for Clinicians.

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  11. Barkerville's Chinese cemetery attracts new investmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | Vancouver Sun

    A B.C. gold rush ghost town - once among the largest towns in the Pacific Northwest - is receiving a financial boost in its quest to become a world-class heritage site from an unlikely source: New Chinese-Canadians. A group of 130 Metro Vancouver-based Chinese community associations, at the urging of the local Chinese consulate, has raised roughly $100,000 for the restoration of a graveyard housing the remains of Chinese pioneers in Barkerville, located 700 kilometres northeast of Vancouver near the town of Quesnel.

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  12. Study: Adult Children Of Chinese Americans Stressed Over Cultural ExpectationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2015 | CBS Local

    A new 14-story hospital at Rush University Medical Center was dedicated on Dec. 8, 2011. It opened in January 2012.

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  13. Man charged with seed corn theft conspiracy pleads guiltyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | NewsOK.com

    A naturalized U.S. citizen from China entered a plea agreement with federal prosecutors Wednesday, admitting he participated in a conspiracy to steal seed corn from U.S. companies. Mo Hailong, a lawful and permanent resident of the United States, was living in Florida when he was arrested in December 2013.

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  14. 3 China women deported for visa violations: officialsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | The China Post

    Three mainland Chinese women were arrested and deported from Taiwan after they were found to be working as bar hostesses at a popular scenic spot in Miaoli County on tourist visas, Taiwanese immigration officials said Wednesday. The authorities acted on a tip-off and arrested the three women, who were entertaining patrons in an eatery at Zhuolan Canyon, Miaoli, said Chu Ying-lung, an official from the National Immigration Agency .

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  15. California Resolution for Apology to Chinese Americans Passes UnanimouslyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2014 | 24-7 Press Release

    SJR 23 & SCR 122 pass CA Senate unanimously, requesting U.S. Congress to adopt resolutions of apology to Chinese Americans for enactment of the Chinese Exclusion Act of 1882 and formally apologizing for past California anti-Chinese legislation. MONTEREY PARK, CA, June 07, 2014 /24-7PressRelease/ -- Senate Joint Resolution 23, as amended, and Senate Concurrent Resolution 122, were passed unanimously by the California State Senate on June 5, 2014.

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  16. Jue Lan Club Throws a Limp Party in the Former Limelight SpaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | Bloomberg

    ... their new place after a Chinese art society of the 1930s, but the food is more in the tradition of clubby Chinese-American restaurants such as Buddakan, where the chef cooked previously. The scene comes first, and the scene is fueled by the ...

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  17. Clarke Auction - The Super Sale - Sunday, February 6th,Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 2, 2011 | 24-7 Press Release

    ... art restorer Hiram Hoelzer including a rare 1932 New York Theatre mural signed by David Wu Ject-Key, a Chinese-American artist who exhibited at the National Academy; portraits by Ellen Emmet Rand, Margaret Fitzhugh Browne, Albert Rosenthal, and ...

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  18. Beyond Deportation: Fixing a Broken Immigration SystemRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 27 | The American Prospect

    The Obama administration's self-contradictory stance on deportation perpetuates a long tradition of U.S. immigration policies that ignore the root causes of migration. Immigrant youth groups protest the detention and deportation of young migrants and their families in front of a federal building in Oakland, Calif. 1 comment

  19. 2 GSK scientists indicted in secrets caseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 20 | Philly.com

    Two Glaxo Smith Kline scientists and three others were charged by a federal grand jury in Philadelphia Wednesday with conspiracy to steal promising cancer research secrets from the pharmaceutical giant and market them to companies in China. U.S. Attorney Zane David Memeger said Yu Xue, 45, of Wayne, Tao Li, 42, Yan Mei, 36, both of Nanjing China, Tian Xue, 45, of Charlotte, N.C. and Lucy Xi, 38 of West Lake Village, Ca.

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  20. From China to Reading: Chinese community project at museumRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 20 | Get Reading

    A project documenting the lives of Chinese people living in Reading will go on show at Reading Museum this week. The project, which opens to the public on Saturday, January 23, will offer people a glimpse of rich and colourful Chinese history with the chance to see an exquisite collection of artefacts on loan from China, as well as a community display.

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