Wednesday 28th June 2017,

Asian Americans

Jun 28, 2017 Ξ 1 comment

My Boss Fondled Me Why it Took me almost 20 Years to go Public

posted by Randall
Solitude

Source: Unsplash/Dustin Scarpitti

By Sam Louie
Psychology Today

I recently saw an adult client dealing with childhood sexual abuse trauma and it reminded me of how difficult it is to let go of the feelings of helplessness, personal responsibility, and shame. Not only is it hard for childhood victims but also those who suffered from … Read more

Chinese American

Jun 28, 2017 Ξ Leave a comment

Security Guard to be Tried in Pokemon Go Murder

posted by Randall
JianSheng Chen

JianSheng Chen

The case against a security guard in Virginia accused of gunning down and killing a grandfather playing Pokemon Go will move to Circuit Court.

A Virginia judge ruled Tuesday during a preliminary hearing there is enough evidence to certify second degree murder charges against Johnathan Cromwell in the death of Jiansheng Chen, reports … Read more

Campus

Jun 28, 2017 Ξ Leave a comment

FBI Finds Car In Missing University of Illinois Chinese Scholar Case

posted by Nicole Ki
YingYing Zhang

YingYing Zhang
From University of Illinois Police

The FBI announced Tuesday that they located the car that 26-year-old Chinese international student Yingying Zhang was last seen getting into before her disappearance.

Zhang, a University of Illinois – Urbana-Champaign student studying agricultural sciences, mysteriously disappeared earlier this month, according to the Pantagraph. The missing case … Read more

Bad Ass Asians

Jun 27, 2017 Ξ Leave a comment

Nicole Scherzinger Replaces Fergie on Black Eyed Peas at Concert

posted by Randall

Nicole ScherzingerWas it for just one night or an audition for bigger things to come?
 
Former Pussycat Doll Nicole Scherzinger performed with the Black Eyed Peas in Azerbaijan over the weekend.
 
Scherzinger seamlessly sang the lyrics normally performed by Fergie.
 
Will I Am announced earlier this month that Fergie had left the groupRead more

Bad Ass Asians

Jun 27, 2017 Ξ Leave a comment

Five-Year-Old Make a Wish Boy Becomes New York Police Officer for the Day

posted by Randall
Eric Cao

Eric Cao Arrests his first suspect at just 5 years old

It was a wish come true for five-year-old Eric Cao.

The young boy was made a lieutenant for the day with the New York Police Department, courtesy of the Make a Wish program.

Not only was he given a uniform and allowed to lead … Read more

Blogs

Jun 27, 2017 Ξ Leave a comment

Republicans Desperate to Pull the Plug on Affordable Care Act

posted by Randall
Affordable Care Act protest

Constituents around the country have protested the possible repeal of the Affordable Care Act

By Asian Green News

(Editor Note: With Republicans in the Senate vowing to hold a vote on replacing the Affordable Care Act by the end of the week, and as early as today, AsAmNews is reposting this opinion piece from Read more

Bad Ass Asians

Jun 27, 2017 Ξ Leave a comment

General Manager Says Jeremy Lin Will Lead the Nets Into the Next Season

posted by Nicole Ki
Jeremy Lin

Photo by Spurs Never Fall

Brooklyn Nets general manager Sean Marks anointed Jeremy Lin the team leader this coming season shortly after trading center Brook Lopez.

Marks said Lin will “definitely” be the player to guide fellow point guard D’Angelo Russell, the second overall pick from the 2015 draft, who was just acquired from the … Read more

Crime

Jun 26, 2017 Ξ Leave a comment

Nanny Caught on Camera Hitting Special Needs Child, Says Parents

posted by Randall

Landon KoThe family of a two-year-old special needs child in Los Angeles says it caught their nanny abusing the boy while watching it live on their nanny cam.
 
CBS Los Angeles reports police responded immediately to the parents’ concerns and arrested the nanny, Thelma Manalastas.
 
Landon Ko suffers from Rubinstein-Taybi syndrome.
 
“He’s not … Read more

Asian Americans

Apr 12, 2017 Ξ Comments are off

Report Hate Crimes Here to Documenting Hate Project

posted by Louis Chan

Hate Reporting ProjectBy Louis Chan
AsAmNews National Correspondent

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.

The Documenting Hate Project is an effort to confirm and verify the rise in hate incidents since the November election.… Read more

Indian American/ South Asian American

Jun 26, 2017 Ξ Leave a comment

Supreme Court Revives President Trump’s Muslim Travel Ban

posted by Randall

O'Hare International Airport Protest ban on Muslims

Police watch over hundreds of demonstrators at O’Hare International Airport protesting the detention of travelers from mostly Muslim countries. Photo by Amy Guth. File photo


 
The Los Angeles Times is reporting the nation’s highest court has revived President Trump’s Muslim travel ban.
 
The Washington Post is reporting the court is allowing a … Read more

Crime

Jun 26, 2017 Ξ Leave a comment

Police Fear Body Found May Be that of Missing Southeast Asian Man

posted by Randall

Rattana Kim

Rattana Kim faces the grim possibility body parts found in a warehouse are that of her husband


 
San Francisco Police fear the dismembered body found in a Hayward warehouse Saturday may be that of a missing Uber driver, reports NBC Bay Area.
 
Piseth Chhay has been missing since Mother’s Day.
 
The … Read more

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