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  1. Debut collection covering war, migration and America shortlisted for TS Eliot PrizeRead the original story

    Yesterday | Ballymoney and Moyle Times

    Vietnamese-American poet Ocean Vuong's debut collection has been shortlisted for the UK's most lucrative poetry award, the TS Eliot Prize. The Saigon-born writer, who moved to the US as a toddler, is among those vying for the A 25,000 prize with his first collection, Night Sky With Exit Wounds, which covers migration, America and his country of birth.

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  2. Open Letter to John Piper on White Evangelicalism and Multiethnic RelationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Christianity Today

    " The Federalist gives a bit of the background . Over the years, I've communicated with both John and Lecrae and, in an odd coincidence, I threw out a shout out at John's Desiring God National Conference in 2012, about Lecrae teaching us about contextualization.

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  3. Divorce was long taboo for Vietnamese immigrants. After years in the U.S., they're accepting it moreRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Los Angeles Times

    Giana Nguyen, singer, songwriter and piano teacher from Tustin, made the decision to divorce after more than nine years of marriage. Calling herself "a big proponent" of "living your truth," she says "so much taboo comes from fear of the unknown."

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  4. Students share campus experiences with race and diversity in the...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Spokesman-Review

    Oct. 20, 5:00-7:00 p.m.: "With Liberty & Justice for All" Dinner & Keynote with Sen. Cherie Buckner-Webb. Hemmingson Center.

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  5. Anas Sarwar on the STV Scotland Tonight Scottish Labour leadership hustingsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sunday Herald

    The centrist candidate hoping to replace here as Scottish Labour leader said he thought there may have been a coordinated effort to remove Ms Dugdale in the summer. In an STV hustings with left-wing rival Richard Leonard on Wednesday night, Mr Sarwar said: "I think there possibly was one [a plot]".

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  6. TELUS named - CSR Company of the Year' at Asia CEO Awards 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sun-Star

    RECOGNIZED for its success in providing exceptional Corporate Social Responsibility programs, leading BPO provider TELUS International Philippines was awarded the CSR Company of the Year at the Asia CEO Awards 2017. The CSR Company of the Year award honors TELUS International Philippines for its far-reaching efforts in promoting programs and development projects that have made an impactful contribution to the Filipino community.

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  7. Despite what you might have heard, Asian American CEOs are the exception, not the normRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Los Angeles Times

    Google, Microsoft, Adobe and Blackberry are leading technology companies with something notable in common: They are all run by Asian American CEOs. The visibility of Asian American leaders in tech companies has not gone unnoticed.

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  8. Playboy model targeted by trolls for only dating Asian menRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Mail

    White cop who shot dead his daughter's black boyfriend is convicted of first-degree manslaughter on FOURTH time of asking after three mistrials and gets 15 years behind bars The check's in the mail: Trump fallen soldier row takes a bizarre turn after Gold Star father accuses President of failing to send $25,000 he promised during condolence call - only for White House to insist it's on its way No torches, shield, masks or umbrellas: Police release extensive list of banned items for alt-right leader Richard Spencer's speech at University of Florida as it's announced more than 500 officers will be present Aaron Hernandez's estate sues NFL helmet manufacturer for his 'horrendous existence' due to the rare form of CTE he suffered before taking his own life after murder conviction ISIS fanatics 'plotting new 9/11': Homeland Security chief says jihadists are working on a 'big explosion' and ... (more)

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  9. Tillerson Describes India As A Key Partner In Indo-Pacific RegionRead the original story

    Yesterday | Malaysian National News Agency

    By Manik Mehta WASHINGTON DC, Oct 19 -- At an India-US bilateral event at the Centre for Strategic and International Studies, US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Wednesday described India as a key partner in the Indo-Pacific region for the next century. Tillerson is visiting Delhi for the first time as Secretary of State though, as Exxon chief, he was professionally involved for 20 years with India's energy security.

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  10. Hanmi Financial Corporation (Hafc) Stake Held by Tiaa Cref Investment Management LLCRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Political

    TIAA CREF Investment Management LLC held its stake in shares of Hanmi Financial Corporation during the 2nd quarter, according to the company in its most recent 13F filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission . The fund owned 164,467 shares of the bank's stock at the end of the 2nd quarter.

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  11. Examining The Link Between Racism and HealthRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Psychology Today

    ... that regulate the body's stress response," he said. Ong published a second study earlier this year of 152 Asian-American college students, who kept a diary of their daily events, moods and physical health for two weeks. The study found that when ...

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  12. A taste of Bollywood in the CBDRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NEWS.com.au

    BOLLYWOOD comes to Franklin Square when the Multicultural Council of Tasmania presents Diwali, India's largest and most significant festival. The Rhythmz Bollywood dance group will perform as part of Diwali, the Indian festival of light, at Franklin Square.

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  13. More funds for temples urgedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Express

    Kota Kinabalu: Sabah MIC Chairman Datuk V. Jothi has appealed to the State Government to increase the allocation for temples in the State. "I hope the allocation will be increased in future for the benefit of the Indian community in the State," he said at a Deepavali open house event at the Likas Sports Complex, here, Wednesday.

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  14. Updated 28 mins agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Indian Express

    On the occasion of Diwali, wishes poured in from across the world, with leaders from different countries tweeting out their greetings. US President Donald Trump's daughter and advisor, Ivanka Trump extended her greetings in a tweet saying, "Wishing Hindus, Sikhs & Jains around the world a joyful Diwali."

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  15. Ivanka Trump Tweets Diwali Wishes, Says She Looks Forward to India Visit Next MonthRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | India.com

    New Delhi, Oct 19: US President Donald Trump's daughter and White House advisor Ivanka Trump wished to all those who celebrate Diwali and tweeted she's looking forward to her India trip next month for the Global Entrepreneurship Summit . Ivanka Trump joined her father in Tuesday's Diwali celebrations at the White House.

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  16. 'They were definitely keeping someone captive in the room'Read the original story

    Yesterday | Lisburn Today

    Coolfin Street off the Donegall Road in south Belfast. Lisburn maintenance man Ed Morrison said someone was being held captive in a bedroom on the street.

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  17. Google honours astrophysicist Chandrasekhar with doodleRead the original story

    Yesterday | Nerve News

    New Delhi, Oct 19 - Google on Thursday marked the 107th birth anniversary of Subrahmanyan Chandrasekhar, the first astrophysicist to have won a Nobel Prize for his theory on the evolution of stars, with a Doodle. The Indian-American astrophysicist, known for his theory of white dwarfs, was born on October 19, 1910, to a Tamil family in Lahore .

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  18. Dumpling King Conquers Isla VistaRead the original story

    Yesterday | Santa Barbara Independent

    Like many other college towns, Isla Vista is often targeted by aspiring restaurateurs eyeing the stomachs of 20,000 students. Sadly, most shops shuffle in and out of business similar to the four-year rotation of its consumers.

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  19. Short Interest in Hanmi Financial Corporation (HAFC) Drops By 43.5%Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Political

    Hanmi Financial Corporation was the target of a large decrease in short interest in September. As of September 29th, there was short interest totalling 852,503 shares, a decrease of 43.5% from the September 15th total of 1,509,774 shares.

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  20. NFL diversity report shows small gains for black coaches, GMsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | ArcaMax Publishing

    ... Shahid Khan, a Pakistani-born billionaire who bought the Jacksonville Jaguars in 2012 and Kim Pegula, an Asian-American woman who bought the Buffalo Bills with husband Terry in 2014. Lopsided as they are, these numbers reflect modest improvements ...

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