Police escorted the body of San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee from a mortuary in Daly City to SF City Hall this morning.
An honor guard greeted the casket and a giant U.S. flag dangling from aerial ladders provided by the San Francisco Fire Department graced the … Read more
The Philadelphia Business Journal reports the bill which passed 14-3 would phase out bullet proof glass from convenience stores which separates merchants from its customers. It also cracks down on liquor stores … Read more
Gurbir Grewal, a Sikh American, has been nominated for New Jersey attorney general by governor-elect Phil Murphy. American Bazaar reports, if the New Jersey Senate approves his nomination, he will be the first South Asian American attorney general in New Jersey, and the first Sikh attorney general in the nation. His … Read more
Asian American actors got a little bit of love from their acting peers when the 2018 Screen Actors Guild Awards nominees were announced Wednesday (Dec. 13).
Vietnamese American Hong Chau was nominated for her supporting role … Read more
AsAmNews is proud to be part of a joint effort between New America Media and Pro Publica to track the increasing number of hate crimes in the United States.
For 7 1/2 years, Bharara relentlessly went after white collar criminals on Wall Street. He did it with so much determination he earned the nickname Sheriff of Wall Street. He wasn’t ready to give up the … Read more
Star Wars debuts in theaters nationwide tomorrow and perhaps no one is more excited than Kelly Marie Tran.
Tran was overcome with emotion at the Hollywood premier this past weekend.
The newest addition to the Star Wars legacy can hardly contain her excitement.
While nerves are still raw from a failed terrorist act, Donald Trump is using the actions of the man who tried to set off a bomb in a New York Subway as the reason for curtailing a crucial immigration policy that reunited families.
“It is shameful to use moments of tragedy … Read more
How is this kind of crap still happening?
Not one, but two racist incidents have surfaced via social media.
Both happened in the San Francisco Bay Area where you’d think people would have a greater understanding of inclusion and diversity.
Quick, which network would you recognize for featuring the most Asian Americans in its programming?
The Asian Pacific American Media Coalition gave ABC an overall grade of “B,” matching the highest grade the group has ever given a network in its … Read more