By GERRY SHIH Associated Press BEIJING (AP) — China assesses all applications for trademarks equally in a transparent process, a top Chinese regulator said on March 10, after Beijing awarded U.S. President Donald Trump preliminary approval for a trove of trademarks in a move that has drawn scrutiny. The process by which Trump and a […]
By OMER FAROOQ Associated Press HYDERABAD, India (AP) — Dozens of people held a candlelight vigil in southern India on March 9 to mark the birthday of an Indian engineer shot dead last month in Kansas in an attack the FBI is investigating as a possible hate crime. In addition to marking Srinivas Kuchibhotla’s 33rd […]
HONOLULU (AP) — A teacher for Hawaii’s largest high school has been harshly criticized for sending an email to staff at his school saying he was refusing to teach immigrant students in the U.S. illegally. Campbell High School teacher John Sullivan used his work email on March 8 to reply to a group of messages […]
SEATTLE (AP) — A Seattle homeless shelter is trying to figure out alternative sleeping arrangements for 75 men who will be displaced once the city takes over the building and puts a new homeless shelter there. KOMO-TV reported on March 14 that Operation Nightwatch offers men a place to stay overnight in the lobby of […]
KENT, Wash. (AP) — Police in suburban Seattle and the FBI are asking for the public’s help in the shooting of a Sikh man, who says the gunman told him to go back to his country. Authorities said on March 9 that they’re offering a $6,000 reward. The FBI is offering a reward of up […]
By Ben Nuckols and Gene Johnson Associated Press President Donald Trump’s revised travel ban was scheduled to be scrutinized in federal courtrooms across the country on March 15. In Maryland, a U.S. judge was expected to hear arguments from the American Civil Liberties Union and others who want to stop the new directive and more […]
With over 25 years of experience in airport operation and management, Lance Lyttle is something of a world traveler himself.
Diversity is a broad word at Edmonds Community College (ECC). So diverse that it even covers former inmates.
By Jason Cruz Northwest Asian Weekly We explore the issue of diversity through the lens of three different people and perspectives. All look to the common goal of serving and including all in developing a better community. Seattle Metropolitan Chamber of Commerce seeks input from all “As we look at this region, we think […]
By Nina Huang NORTHWEST ASIAN WEEKLY Seattle is home to many well-known musicians, such as Jimi Hendrix, Kurt Cobain, Sir Mix-a-Lot, Macklemore and Ryan Lewis, etc. There is also a special place for classical musicians in the Emerald City. Home to internationally acclaimed and one of America’s leading symphony orchestras, the Seattle Symphony is […]