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Feb 7, 2018 Ξ Leave a comment

UPDATED: LA Times & San Diego Union Tribune Sold to Patrick Soon-Shiong

posted by Randall
Patrick Soon-Shiong

Partick Soon-Shiong

Billionaire Patrick Soon-Shiong has bought the Los Angeles Times and San Diego Union Tribune from parent company Tronc for nearly 500 million dollars, the company announced this morning.

The Los Angeles Times reports the deal came together over the last five days.

It follows a period of turmoil for the Times. The paper … Read more

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Feb 6, 2018 Ξ Leave a comment

Patrick Chung May Have Played in Super Bowl with Concussion

posted by Randall

Patrick ChungPatrick Chung had himself one hell of a game in the Super Bowl, but concerned fans are wondering if he put himself in danger by returning to the game with a concussion.

The New England Patriot Safety had a total of 10 tackles in the big games. He’s credited with seven solo tackles and assisting … Read more

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Feb 6, 2018 Ξ 1 comment

Asian American Woman Rapper Makes National Debut on Grammy Telecast

posted by Randall
Ruby Ibarra

Ruby Ibarra
Via Facebook

Views from the Edge

If you watched the Grammy’s last week where Bruno Mars won six Grammy awards, you also watched the national debut of Filipina/American rap artist Ruby Ibarra.

Well, she wasn’t exactly “on” the show. During the Grammy’s she appeared in a MasterCard commercial that featured female singer Sza … Read more

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Feb 4, 2018 Ξ Leave a comment

Former Miss San Francisco Chinatown and Eagle Cheerleader OK with Frigid Super Bowl Weather

posted by Louis Chan
Snow

Photo: Philadelphia Eagles

By Louis Chan
AsAmNews National Correspondent

One of the Philadelphia Eagle cheerleaders who will be on the sidelines during the Super Bowl today is a former Miss San Francisco Chinatown   from 2012.

The cheerleader who goes only by her first name of Snow is a physician assistant who graduated with a Bachelor … Read more

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Feb 4, 2018 Ξ Leave a comment

Korean American Dreamer at State of the Union Wants Clean DREAM Act

posted by Brittney Le

By Brittany Le
AsAmNews Staff Writer


Korean American DACA recipient Jung Bin Cho is using his 15 minutes of fame to step up his advocacy for a clean DREAM Act after he attended the State of the Union as the guest of Rep Judy Chu (D-CA).

“We had to endure sitting through a speech in Read more

Bad Ass Asians

Feb 3, 2018 Ξ 2 comments

Golden State Warriors to Replace Stolen Unicycle for Chinese Acrobat

posted by Randall
Red Panda

Red Panda performs during halftime at the University of Alabama basketall game

A fixture at NBA basketball games and other sporting events across the country will be made whole again thanks to the Golden State Warriors, reports ABC7.

The performer commonly known as Red Panda rides a unicycle while balancing tea cups. She wows her … Read more

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Feb 2, 2018 Ξ Leave a comment

Mindy Kaling’s New Show “Champions” Trailer Debuts

posted by Angel Trazo

Mindy KalingMindy Kaling fans who have suffered withdrawals since her hit comedy The Mindy Project wrapped up its sixth and final season in November can get excited. Kaling’s newest project, Champions, premieres this March. Champions is a new NBC sitcom co-created by Mindy Kaling and Charlie Grandy.

Champions stars Vince (Anders Holm, who played one … Read more

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Feb 1, 2018 Ξ Leave a comment

Steve Aoki-BTS Set for New Collaboration

posted by Randall

Steve AokiRecord producer and DJ Steve Aoki has announced a new collaboration with South Korean K-pop sensation BTS.
 
The boy group made its American national television debut recently on the American Music Awards last year.
 
Aoki previously worked with the group on his remix of the BTS hit, Mic Drop.
 
Aoki … Read more

Bad Ass Asians

Jan 31, 2018 Ξ 1 comment

Nathan Chen to Be Featured in Super Bowl Ad

posted by Randall

Nathan ChenUS Men’s Figure Skating Champion Nathan Chen will be featured in a Super Bowl ad to promote NBC’s coverage of the Winter Olympics.

The two-time champion is considered America’s best hope for a gold in the men’s compensation.

Known for his quadruple jumps, Chen has captivated the ice world.

As this commercial shows, success doesn’t … Read more

Bad Ass Asians

Jan 31, 2018 Ξ 3 comments

North Korean Defector and Dreamers Attend State of the Union

posted by Angel Trazo
Rep Judy Chu

Rep Judy Chu (D-CA) expresses her displeasure to the President’s stance on family reunification, which he misleading dubbed chain migration, during the State of the Union

Despite an evening that showed the nation the deep divide between Democrats and Republicans, both parties stood as one in a standing ovation when President Trump introduced a North … Read more

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