Asian-American Newswire (Page 9)

Asian-American Newswire (Page 9)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Asian-American. (Page 9)

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  1. Little Mekong Night MarketRead the original story

    Friday Jul 22 | City Pages

    The Little Mekong District, a business and cultural area located between Mackubin and Galtier Streets along University Avenue, gets transformed into a night market from Southeast Asia. Last year, 15,000 people attended the festival, which boasted 280 participating artists.

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  2. Evidence: Where is it? Where?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | The Times

    If there were a contest for the most stupid idea in politics, my choice would be the assumption that people would be evenly or randomly distributed in incomes, institutions, occupations or awards, in the absence of somebody doing somebody wrong. Political crusades, bureaucratic empires and lucrative personal careers as grievance mongers have been built on the foundation of that assumption, which is almost never tested against any facts.

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  3. Hanmi Financial Corp. (HAFC) Upgraded to "Strong-Buy" by Zacks Investment ResearchRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    The brokerage presently has a $28.00 price target on the stock. Zacks Investment Research's price target would indicate a potential upside of 13.87% from the stock's previous close.

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  4. Hoping the Linsanity can returnRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | New York Post

    The original Linsanity, of course, swept the city for one month during the winter of the 2011-12 NBA season, when Jeremy Lin came out of nowhere to make the Knicks magical again. The chances of fresh miracles are low; he's had repeated injuries in his post-Knicks career - but when are miracles ever likely? At the very least, he's a class act.

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  5. Lilian To becomes first Chinese Canadian to be honoured with a Vancouver street monikerRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | The Georgia Straight

    To was the longtime head of S.U.C.C.E.S.S., a Vancouver-based social-service agency, from 1987 until her death in 2005 at the age of 59. She was born in Guangdong, China, and fought hard to bring language education to immigrants, first in Vancouver and then to other centres in B.C. S.U.C.C.E.S.S. also operates a seniors care home, an adult day centre, and an assisted-living facility. "Our family is humbled by the continued advocacy of Maggie Ip, the founding chair of S.U.C.C.E.S.S., the board of directors of S.U.C.C.E.S.S., and those in the Chinese community in pursuing the honouring of our wife and mom," To's son Daniel said in a news release.

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  6. Brexit front and centre as G20 finance heads meet in ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Channelnewsasia.com

    Finance officials from the world's major economies start a two-day meeting in China on Saturday where they will confront challenges to global growth from Britain's decision to leave the European Union and consider deeper structural reforms. A hostess prepares for the G20 Finance Ministers and Central Bank Governors Meeting to be held over the weekend in Chengdu in Southwestern China's Sichuan province, July 22, 2016.

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  7. QFest: Spa NightRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Houston Press

    "We're here and we're queer" is the rallying cry as QFest presents more than two dozen films that highlight the full spectrum of the GLBTQ experience, including highs, lows and everything in between.

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  8. Asian-American tarot cards, or how an arts nonprofit raised $10,000 in two daysRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | The Washington Post

    ... founding director of the Asian American Literary Review, a District-based arts nonprofit. Davis also teaches Asian-American studies at the University of Maryland and is a curator for the Smithsonian Asian Pacific American Center. What: A deck of ...

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  9. Fortune, friction and decline as casino 'Chinatown' maturesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Berkshire Eagle

    UNCASVILLE, CT. >> No ornate archway marks it. No obvious business district with exotic signs and storefronts sets it apart.

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  10. Roxane Gay will write a 'Black Panther' spin-off comic for MarvelRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Entertainment Weekly's PopWatch

    ... shield has been taken up by a black man, a black girl will soon wear the Iron Man armor , the Hulk is Asian-American , and Thor is a woman . Between Coates, Gay, and Harvey, Marvel is also upping its efforts to recruit more diverse writers to script ...

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  11. U.S. Edition of Jaipur Literature Festival Heads to BoulderRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | BroadwayWorld.com

    Rich with words and ideas, [email protected] invites participants to join together in examining the depth and breadth of the human experience through the reflections and imaginations of more than 80 distinguished contemporary authors and speakers from around the world. In these critical times, the penetrating, intercultural dialogue exchanged at this festival of ideas speaks deeply to individuals and gives rise to the joy of community.

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  12. The first Asian-American female lead in The Phantom of The OperaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Northwest Asian Weekly

    After a 28-year run of the most classic Broadway show of all time, the New York production of The Phantom of the Opera has made history this year by recruiting the first Asian American Christine, Ali Ewoldt. Together with Jordan Donica, these two new faces officially took the stage in Broadway's 'Phantom' on June 13. "The audiences have been amazing!" Ewoldt told the Northwest Asian Weekly.

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  13. Research Analysts Issue Forecasts for Hanmi Financial Corp.'s Q4 2016 EarningsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    Hanmi Financial Corp. - Analysts at DA Davidson lowered their Q4 2016 earnings per share estimates for shares of Hanmi Financial Corp. in a note issued to investors on Wednesday. DA Davidson analyst G. Tenner now forecasts that the firm will post earnings of $0.43 per share for the quarter, down from their prior forecast of $0.46.

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  14. Q1 2017 Earnings Estimate for Hanmi Financial Corp. (HAFC) Issued By FBR & CoRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    Hanmi Financial Corp. - Equities researchers at FBR & Co decreased their Q1 2017 earnings per share estimates for shares of Hanmi Financial Corp. in a research note issued to investors on Wednesday. FBR & Co analyst B. Ramsey now forecasts that the brokerage will post earnings per share of $0.41 for the quarter, down from their prior estimate of $0.42.

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  15. What it's like to be black in Silicon ValleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Norwalk Citizen News

    Most tech companies' workforce heavily skew towards white male workers, with blacks making up less than 5% of the total. We went through Quora and other interviews to find out what people say about being black in Silicon Valley's tech scene.

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  16. FIG Partners Analysts Raise Earnings Estimates for Hanmi Financial Corp.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | AmericanBankingNews.com

    Hanmi Financial Corp. - Equities researchers at FIG Partners lifted their FY2016 earnings per share estimates for shares of Hanmi Financial Corp. in a research report issued on Wednesday. FIG Partners analyst T. Coffey now expects that the brokerage will post earnings per share of $1.81 for the year, up from their previous estimate of $1.80.

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  17. Abortion conviction quashed, but woman who miscarried still faces time for "neglect"Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Boing Boing

    Purvi Patel was the first woman in America to be convicted of "feticide" - a euphemism for abortion - and jailed 20 years after suffering a miscarriage that prosecutors claim was induced by illegally-procured drugs. The feticide conviction was quashed today by an appeals court , but it affirmed the felony conviction for "neglect of a dependent."

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  18. #FringeSoWhite: Why aren't there more Indigenous people and people of colour in the Fringe Festival?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | CBC News

    Out of 169 productions at this year's festival, we could only find a dozen that feature Indigenous performers and performers of colour. To be fair, the theatre community as a whole in Winnipeg is pretty white.

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  19. Manor's Haryanto still sweating on F1 futureRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | Reuters

    Britain Formula One - F1 - British Grand Prix 2016 - Silverstone, England - 9/7/16Rio Haryanto of Manor during practiceReuters / Andrew BoyersLivepic Manor driver Rio Haryanto's manager does not yet know if Indonesia's first Formula One driver will be racing in the German Grand Prix next week. "I don't know," Piers Hunnisett told Reuters at the Hungarian Grand Prix on Friday.

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  20. The lost histories of the Bengali HarlemRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 22 | The Daily Star

    Vivek Bald reconstructs the forgotten stories and communities of Bengalis in America from the late nineteenth to the mid-twentieth century. Bengali men with their African American and Puerto Rican wives at a banquet of the Pakistan League of America on the Lower East Side of Manhattan, 1952.

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