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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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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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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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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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Photo Release — Two Northrop Grumman Employees Receive Asian American …
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DALLAS, March 5, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) employees Brad Furukawa and Helena K. L. Chan, received top awards at the annual Asian American Engineer of the Year (AAEOY) event, held this weekend in … No tags for this post.

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The Asian-American Story – In Dance
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News / Arts & Entertainment. The Asian-American Story – In Dance. Print · Share: · Tweet. TEXT SIZE – +. Ira Mellman. Last updated on: March 04, 2013 5:12 PM. The modern American choreography of H.T. Chen is partly classical ballet, partly traditional … No tags for this post.

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Limited Copies of 'NNV: The Japanese American Family' Available
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GARDENA — Sad, poignant, humorous, thoughtful, insightful, educational, informative. These are words that describe the stories and articles within “Nanka Nikkei Voices: The Japanese American Family,” the fourth publication of the Japanese American … No tags for this post.

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Spam goes glam in this Japanese-American snack
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WELLESLEY — Those who know Susumu “Sus” Ito, 93, know that he is a Nisei (second-generation Japanese-American), a Congressional Gold Medal recipient from World War II's legendary all-Japanese-American 442d Regimental Combat Team, … No tags for this post.

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Hawaii: Exhibit honors Japanese American World War II soldiers
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The Japanese American soldiers who fought valiantly in World War II, even as many of their relatives were held in internment camps, will be remembered in an exhibition at Honolulu's Bishop Museum. “American Heroes: Japanese-American WWII Nisei … No tags for this post.

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A's to honor legacy of Japanese American Baseball
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The Oakland Athletics will honor the legacy of Japanese American baseball prior to their Cactus League game against the Seattle Mariners Thursday, March 7 at Phoenix Municipal Stadium, as pre-game ceremonies will commemorate the 70th anniversary of … No tags for this post.

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Re-naming Union City School will Make HIstory with Filipino American Heroes
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Members of PASE (Pilipino-American Society for Education), Kaisahan, Filipino Advocates for Justice, the Filipino American Chamber of Commerce of Union City, and students of the Tagalog and Filipino Heritage Studies classes from James Logan High … No tags for this post.

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Fil-Am student dies while practicing Filipino dance
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Baylor University officials in Texas confirmed the death of 18-year-old Filipino American Kevin Signo while practicing traditional dances with the school's Filipino student association on Sunday. Signo, a pre-biology student, reportedly did backflip … No tags for this post.

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Survey highlights challenges for Metro Detroit's Asian-Americans
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The report found numerous quality-of-life areas where Asian-Americans lag, even as their numbers have surged in the region. According to the Census Bureau, the Asian-American population in Wayne, Oakland and Macomb counties grew 37 percent from … No tags for this post.

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How The GOP Lost Asian Voters
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The Republican Party's problems with Latino voters are well documented, but its poor performance with Asian-Americans should be giving the party even greater pause. By and large, Asian-Americans are affluent, well educated, and disproportionately … No tags for this post.

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