Asian-American Newswire (Page 5)

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  1. Why Were Latinos Largely Left Out of the Emmy Awards?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | LA Weekly

    ... It also counted 74 white nominees (with 11 wins), 20 African-American nominees (with three wins), and four Asian-American or Pacific Islander nominees (with one win). (There were at least two Latino presenters, Alexis Bledel and Gina Rodriguez). ...

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  2. The Man Who Created Emoji Says He Saw Nuance in PicturesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | NBC Philadelphia

    Jimmy Fallon weighs the good and bad of being able to do more than "like" a Facebook post. The tiny smiley faces, hearts, knife-and-fork or clenched fist have become a global language for mobile phone messages.

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  3. Interactive Brokers Announces Strategic Investment in Tiger BrokersRead the original story

    Yesterday | Newkerala.com

    Hong Kong, Sep 21: Interactive Brokers Group, Inc. , the largest US electronic broker based upon daily average revenue trades, announced that it has agreed to make a strategic investment in Tiger Brokers, an online stock brokerage startup established for global Chinese retail and institutional clients. "Interactive Brokers enthusiastically supports newly developing enterprises in the capital markets in Asia Pacific.

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  4. Japan's emoji creator saw nuance in picturesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CTV

    The tiny smiley faces, hearts, knife-and-fork or clenched fist have become a global language for mobile phone messages. They are displayed in the Museum of Modern Art in New York.

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  5. In New Zealand, a Malay-Chinese Beekeeper Is an Unlikely Envoy for MaorisRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The New York Times

    Wetex Kang, a Malay-Chinese immigrant beekeeper, may be the first Asian candidate to represent the Maori Party of New Zealand, but at times he sounds more like a certain American president. "I think we can make this country great again," he said last month while driving through the electoral district of Botany in Auckland.

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  6. AP Interview: Japan's emoji creator saw nuance in picturesRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Winnipeg Free Press

    The tiny smiley faces, hearts, knife-and-fork or clenched fist have become a global language for mobile phone messages. They are displayed in the Museum of Modern Art in New York.

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  7. Looking Back: Have you ever heard of Goose Pond?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | St. Petersburg Times

    Low grade and a 55-acre school site in storage kept the 90-acre Goose Pond almost bare until now. TIMES I've lived in St. Petersburg most of my life.

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  8. Will 2017 election change Edmonton politics, for now mostly white and male?Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CBC News

    Ahmed Ali is running for school board, in part, to help students take pride in who they are, and the differences that make them unique. In his run for office, he talks about his own background, as an artist who has worked in schools and as a member of the city's Somali community.

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  9. Sehwag, Jhulan ring the bell at Eden GardensRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Indian Express

    Former Indian cricketer Virender Sehwag and Indian women's cricket team member Jhulan Goswami did the honours of ringing the bell at the Eden Gardens during the second one-day international match between India and Australia on Thursday. In a recent tweet posted by BCCI's official Twitter handle, Sehwag and Jhulan signalled the start of play at the Eden Gardens.

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  10. Indian Social Club Oman chairman to be honoured for 30 years of serviceRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Times of Oman

    Muscat: Dr. Sathish Nambiar may be receiving an award for 30 years of service to the Indian Social Club, but to him, helping the Indian community in Oman is reward enough. Dr. Nambiar, who joined the Indian Social Club in 1984, and currently serves as chairman, has helped contribute to the lives of the Indian diaspora for about 33 years, and is to be conferred an award at the ISC Malayalam Wing's Onam celebrations on Thursday evening.

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  11. Mural elevates Dot's Vietnamese experienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Dorchester Reporter, Dorchester MA

    The steering committee for the mural project: Top row: Tam Le; Middle row, from left, Justin Nguyen, Hung Vu, Michelle Nguyen, Tommy Nguyen, and Grace Ejiwale; bottom row, Kathy Le, Joan DoTruong, Duoc Nguyen, Tran Vu, and Cuong Nguyen.

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  12. At city charter hearing, a call for changeRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Lowell Sun

    Some 30 people who attended the meeting with the City Council's ad hoc charter review subcommittee asked questions and proposed ideas for change. "Some people don't have the access that others do to city government," Acre resident Vladimir Saldano said to applause from others at the hearing.

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  13. Sotheby's HK presents modern oil painting with estimated price of up to 15 mln USDRead the original story

    Yesterday | Xinhuanet

    Sotheby's Hong Kong presented here Thursday an oil painting named "Wheels: Industrial New York" from Chinese-American artist Yun Gee, with the estimated price of up to 120 million HK dollars in its autumn sale, 2017. Being over two meters tall, the painting is not only Yun Gee's largest work, but also the creation in response to the invitation to the reopening show of New York's Museum of Modern Art in 1932, making Yun Gee the first Chinese artist to exhibit at MoMA, according to Sotheby's Hong Kong.

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  14. In Presidential Search, Calls for DiversityRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Harvard Crimson

    Over the course of four centuries, Harvard has seen presidents of many stripes. But to date, all have been white.

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  15. China's Tiger Brokers gets fund injection from US online brokerRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | South China Morning Post

    The Chinese company, which is backed by billionaire investor Jim Rogers, did not disclose the amount received in its latest fundraising Tiger Brokers, a Chinese online securities brokerage start-up backed by Wall Street billionaire investor Jim Rogers, said on Thursday it has landed an investment from Interactive Brokers Group, one of the largest electronic brokers in the United States. The Beijing-based Tiger Brokers, which offers an app to allow Chinese investors to trade on US stock markets and the Hong Kong exchanges and in Chinese A shares, did not disclose the size of the investment by Interactive Brokers.

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  16. United States of America v. Kenneth Wayne MorganRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2017 | FindLaw

    ... Morgan's assertion that intentional discrimination motivated the government's peremptory strike of an Asian-American prospective juror. The judge determined that the government properly struck the juror because she previously had served on a hung ...

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  17. First lady serves homemade dish to Korean-American eldersRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Korea Herald

    First lady Kim Jung-sook treated Korean-American elders to lunch with homemade dishes during her visit to New York with President Moon Jae-in Wednesday. According to the local media reports, Kim visited the Korean American Senior Center of Flushing, the senior center run by the Korean Community Services of Metropolitan New York, and set the table for the first-generation immigrants.

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  18. Hanmi Financial Corporation (HAFC) Sees Significant Decrease in Short InterestRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | IntersportsWire

    Hanmi Financial Corporation was the recipient of a large decrease in short interest during the month of August. As of August 31st, there was short interest totalling 863,935 shares, a decrease of 42.1% from the August 15th total of 1,491,358 shares.

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  19. Trial of shopkeeper Dilan Amin 'nothing' to do with Asian grooming cases, jury toldRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | This is Derbyshire

    A judge has warned a jury in the case of a Normanton shopkeeper accused of sex offences against a number of girls that it has "absolutely nothing" to do with high-profile cases of grooming involving Asian men. Judge Jonathan Bennett has started summing up the evidence in the case of Dilan Amin.

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  20. The MFAH appoints Bradley Bailey as Ting Tsung and Wei Fong Chao Curator of Asian ArtRead the original story

    Yesterday | Art Daily

    Gary Tinterow, Director of the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston , today announced the appointment of Bradley Bailey as Ting Tsung and Wei Fong Chao curator of Asian art. Currently associate curator of Asian art at the Ackland Art Museum at The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Dr. Bailey will be the first to hold the newly sponsored curatorial position at the Museum.

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