By OLGA R. RODRIGUEZ Associated Press SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Three children ages 11, 13, and 14 and an 18-year-old beat and robbed a 70-year-old Asian woman last month inside her San Francisco apartment building and two of them have been arrested, police said on Aug. 15. The woman was outside her Chinatown building when […]
SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — A man and a teenager arrested in connection with robberies that targeted Asian women in Sacramento are now facing hate crime allegations, police said. Sacramento County prosecutors this week added a hate crime enhancement to robbery charges filed against both suspects, who have been in custody since June, the Sacramento Police […]
Singapore’s gay community hailed a plan to decriminalize sex between men as “a triumph of love over fear“ but warned there is still a long way to equality and new bans on same-sex unions could entrench discrimination against them.
“Dragon Ball Super: Super Hero” topped the charts in its first weekend in theaters, with $20.1 million in ticket sales according to studio estimates on Sunday. “Beast,” meanwhile, settled for a second-place debut with $11.6 million.
I am excited for Nanjiani’s continuing turn into more dramatic roles. I am excited for another true crime miniseries (because I am totally that person). And I am excited for all of the 80s period costumes—and the hair! All of the luxurious hair!
Denver Mayor Michael Hancock and the Asian American and Pacific Islander community removed an anti-Chinese plaque from a street in what used to be the city’s Chinatown earlier this month.
Designer Hanae Mori, known for her elegant signature butterfly motifs, numerous cinema fashions and the wedding gown of Japan’s empress, has died, her office said. She was 96.
New coronavirus cases reported globally dropped nearly a quarter in the week before last while deaths fell 6% but were still higher in parts of Asia, according to an Aug. 18 report on the pandemic by the World Health Organization.
Hundreds of persimmon trees that should be loaded with yellow fruit lie wilted in Gan Bingdong’s greenhouse in southwestern China, adding to mounting farm losses in a scorching summer that is the country’s driest in six decades.
Taiwan’s president invoked an armed conflict from 1958 as an example of the island’s resolve to defend itself while she met on Aug. 23 with more foreign visitors amid the highest tensions with China in decades.