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Chinese Historical Society celebrates golden anniversary as neighborhood's …
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A playful collection of intricate Qing Dynasty children's hats temporarily donated by collector Leslie Selcow in memory of Jade Snow Wong, a Chinese-American ceramic artist and author, fills another exhibition space. In another area, a small suitcase … No tags for this post.

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Growing up Chinese American in the Imperial Valley
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Growing up Chinese American in the Imperial Valley. February 09, 2013|By CELESTE ALVAREZ | Staff Writer. El Centro resident Dr. William Quan stands next to his son, Derek, in. JOSELITO VILLERO PHOTO. As many second- and third-generation … No tags for this post.

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PG&E To Welcome The "Year Of The Snake" With Chinese-American Communities
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SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 11, 2013 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ — Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) today announced it will be participating in two San Francisco Lunar New Year festivals, where it will provide Bay Area Chinese-American communities … No tags for this post.

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Liberal Super PAC Goes After Mitch McConnell's 'Chinese' Wife
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McConnell and Chao married in 1993, and he has received hefty contributions from family, friends and business leaders in the Chinese-American community ever since. In years past, opponents have questioned McConnell's relationship with his father-in-law … No tags for this post.

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“Run Away Woman” is First Movie Selection of 2013?s Chinese American Film …
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SGV – Members of the American Hollywood Performing Arts Group, EDI Media and G&E Studios gathered this morning in West Covina to introduce a new movie that will be part of the annual Chinese American Film Festival in November. The CAFF helps … No tags for this post.

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Chinese-American author Ha Jin speaks in the Transnational Encounters series.
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10:08 a.m., March 11, 2013–Acclaimed Chinese-American author Ha Jin came to the United States almost 30 years ago as neither immigrant nor exile, but he experienced elements of both as he struggled to establish a personal identity and carve out a … No tags for this post.

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Dumb Comedy About Drunk Chinese-American College Kid at The Center of a …
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It's the comedy-film equivalent of an empty calorie. It's inexcusably tiresome, and you've seen the same movie at least eight dozen times in the past three years. But unlike most movies about hormonal drunkards, this one is unique in the sense that it … No tags for this post.

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Teens: Why I'm embracing my Chinese American heritage
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I'm not just American. I'm Chinese-American. It should not make a difference, right? After all, whichever phrase is used, I'm still considered American. But no. There is a difference. And through my 16 years, the Chinese part of Chinese-American has … No tags for this post.

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XU: Chinese, American economies will survive
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On March 1, the automatic budget cuts – or the sequester – kicked in. Days before that, there were many discussions on how this would affect the economic recovery in this nation and all around the world. On March 4, “60 minutes” released a new program … No tags for this post.

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Eagles sign Chinese-American offensive tackle
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The Eagles signed offensive tackle Ed Wang, whose claim to fame right now is being the first Chinese-American drafted by an NFL team. Wang (6-5, 315) was out of football last season after playing in six games in 2011 with the Buffalo Bills, who … No tags for this post.

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Worries over Chinese, American economies push TSX lower
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TORONTO — A new round of worry about the Chinese economy and uncertainty about the impact of big U.S. government spending cuts pushed the Toronto stock market lower Monday. The S&P/TSX composite index lost 65.71 points to 12,707.41, led by … No tags for this post.

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Famed Chinese-American author to speak as part of visiting writers series
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2:35 p.m., Feb. 26, 2013–The University of Delaware community will welcome Ha Jin — one of the foremost and most respected Chinese-American writers of fiction, poetry and essays — on Thursday and Friday, March 7 and 8. The visit, which will include … No tags for this post.

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Dumb Teen Comedy About Drunk Chinese-American Teenager at The Center of …
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It's the comedy-film equivalent of an empty calorie. It's inexcusably tiresome, and you've seen the same movie at least eight dozen times in the past three years. But unlike most movies about hormonal drunkards, this one is unique in the sense that it … No tags for this post.

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Judge Delbert E. Wong Square Dedicated in Los Angeles' Chinatown
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Located at the intersection of Ord and North Hill Streets, the square marks the first time that the City of Los Angeles is recognizing a Chinese American with an official landmark. Los Angeles City Councilmember Ed Reyes played a key role in securing … No tags for this post.

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Community Foundation Seeks to Engage Chinese American Philanthropists
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Board members of the Chinese American Community Foundation joined by elected officials and nonprofit leaders at the foundation launch event on Feb. 28. (Courtesy Frank Jang). SAN FRANCISCO—When the startup where Buck Gee served as CEO was … No tags for this post.

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