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New York Police Investigate Possible Hate Crime against Sikh Cabbie

posted by Randall

Harkirat Singh

Harkirat Singh

An assault on a Sikh cabdriver is being investigated as a possible hate crime, reports the New York Daily News.
 
Harkirat Singh told the paper he picked up a group of four people and when he arrived at the destination, they complained he took them to the wrong place.
 
When … Read more

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Apr 3, 2016 Ξ Comments Off on Phil Star: Aides Stop Assault Attempt on Manny Pacquiao

Phil Star: Aides Stop Assault Attempt on Manny Pacquiao

posted by Randall

Manny PacquiaoWitnesses say a man tried to assault boxing champion and Filipino icon Manny Pacquiao before the boxer’s aides stopped the attack, reports the Philippine Star.

The attempted attacked happened Sunday in Los Angeles as Pacquiao was leaving a Japanese restaurant.
Abac Cordero reported about the incident in a number of tweets after 10 p.m. … Read more

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Jul 25, 2014 Ξ Comments Off on KABC: Chinese Grad Student from USC Killed in Assault

KABC: Chinese Grad Student from USC Killed in Assault

posted by Randall

Xinran JiPolice in Los Angeles say three suspects fatally assaulted a 24-year old Chinese grad student from the University of Southern California Thursday, reports KABC.

Authorities say Xinran Ji stumbled to his apartment after being attacked and was found dead by a roommate.

Ji had just walked a friend home after a night of studying … Read more

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Sep 23, 2013 Ξ Comments Off on Huff Post: Columbia University Prof Attacked in Suspected Hate Crime

Huff Post: Columbia University Prof Attacked in Suspected Hate Crime

posted by Randall

Prof Prabhjot SinghThe New York chapter of the Council on American Islamic Relations or CAIR is condemning the apparently bias-motivated attack on a Sikh professor from Columbia University.

“New York’s religious and political leaders must speak out forcefully against the type of bigotry that leads to hate attacks on people of all faiths and backgrounds,” said CAIR-NY … Read more

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Seattle Times: Woman Arrested After Police Say She Sprayed Soy Sauce on Baby

posted by Randall

Seattle police say a woman walked into a Chinatown restaurant and began spraying soy sauce and chocolate milk on a baby and a few other patrons, reports the Seattle Times.

According to a police report, the 52-year old screamed “Go back to China” as well as tossed plates and spit on a man.… Read more

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