(MONTEREY PARK, Calif.) -- The mass shooting in Monterey Park, California, has compounded ongoing fears of violence against Asian Americans, community members say.At least 10 people were killed and 10 others injured when a gunman opened fire Saturday night at a crowded dance studio... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Actress Anna May Wong will be the first Asian American to appear on U.S. currency, the U.S. Mint announced.Wong's coin, shipping Oct. 24, is the fifth design in the American Women Quarters Program, celebrating trailblazing women by placing their likeness on... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- For the first time in state history, Asian American women will represent Texas at two of the most prestigious pageants in the country.Averie Bishop from Dallas, made history in June when she became the first Asian American woman to be crowned... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- The suspect involved in an unprovoked attack on a 59-year-old Asian woman in New York City on Sunday has been arrested and charged with a hate crime, police said.The NYPD arrested Anthony Evans, 30, on Tuesday in Manhattan and charged him... Read More.
(DALLAS) -- The shooting of three Korean women in a hair salon in the city's Koreatown on Wednesday afternoon could be hate motivated, Dallas police said, and may be linked to a series of recent shootings at Asian run businesses in the city.The shooting victims... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- It’s no secret Asian American athletes are underrepresented in professional sports in the U.S. They make up just 1.4% of the WNBA, 1.3% of Major League Soccer and 0.1% of the NFL, according to data from the Institute for Diversity and... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Growing up an only child, Lucy Yu would devour book after book, quickly developing an early love for literature.At the turn of each page, Yu would immerse herself in different worlds and adventures, and learn the value of empathy with each... Read More.
(NEW YORK) -- Assamad Nash, the 25-year-old man accused of brutally stabbing an Asian woman to death in her apartment, refused to attend his arraignment on Wednesday, according to the court.On Feb. 13, police found Christina Yuna Lee, 35, stabbed dozens of times after... Read More.