Tyla-Ann Placencia had just been elected class president at Oceana High School in Pacifica near San Francisco when she went missing on September 27.
“When you have a beautiful young lady that can make herself look almost … Read more
69-year-old Bernardino Gawala Bolatete is currently in custody at the FBI, accused of planning an attack on an Islamic center in Northeast Florida, reports Philippines Lifestyle News. The Jacksonville Police Department has been tracking him since early October after getting a tip about his activities.
A cop from the Jacksonville Police Department … Read more
Two members of Congress — Rep. Judy Chu, D-CA, and Rep. Rep. Luis Gutiérrez, D-Ill., —were among the 182 demonstrators arrested during a rally demanding that Congress pass a clean Dream Act.… Read more
Whip Steny Hoyer (D-MD), Congresswoman Judy Chu (D-CA), and Congresswoman Jan Schakowsky (D-IL), Congresswoman Karen Bass (D-CA) joined together at a news conference as part of a day of action for Dreamers and TPS
About 150 Asian Americans and Blacks marched in solidarity on Capitol Hill Tuesday to demand passage of protection on … Read more
A poll of a representative sample of 500 Asian Americans found a significant number in the community say they have personally experienced discrimination.
The survey conducted by NPR, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, and Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health is part of a larger survey of African Americans, Latinos, Asian Americans, Native Americans, … Read more
In the middle of the night when America was asleep, Republicans passed a tax bill that could add over a trillion dollars to the national debt, according the Congressional Budget Office.
The GOP presented a 500-page bill that was rammed through hours later even though no Senator had time to read … Read more
After months of wondering if the White House Initiative on Asian Americans and Pacific Islanders would continue to exist in the Donald Trump administration, a new executive director has been named.
The advisory commission is assured to continue within the U.S. Department of Education after the announcement naming Holly … Read more
Harvard University has agreed to turn over documents requested by the Justice Department in its investigation of alleged discrimination against Asian American applicants, reports the New York Times.
The confidential documents contain both applicant and student records. The university agreed to turn them over if the DOJ reviewed them only at the offices of … Read more
The happiest place on Earth, just got a little bit happier.
As part of its Festival of Holidays, Disney California Adventure Park is offering adobo and chana masala as part of its food offerings. It might seem minor, but the decision to widen its cuisine is … Read more
It’s party time!
Bruno Mars’ TV concert at the famed Apollo Theater is airing on CBS on Wednesday, Nov. 29.
Bruno Mars: 24K Magic Live At the Apollo, debuts Wednesday on CBS at 10 p.m. Eastern. He recorded the … Read more