Archive for April 21st, 2008

  • Daily Dose: 04/21/08

    Daily Dose: 04/21/08

    » AsianWeek Market Report » Filipino Activist Dies at Age 61 » Lawmakers Say Calif. Needs Tighter Scrutiny of Sex Offenders » Hirono Announces Funding for Performing Arts Programs » Asian American Voters to be Polled in Penn. Primaries » Dr. Charlotte Tan, 84, Oncologist, […]

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  • Ice Princess Turns Up the Heat: Kristi Yamaguchi leads pack in ‘Dancing With the Stars’

    Ice Princess Turns Up the Heat: Kristi Yamaguchi leads pack in ‘Dancing With the Stars’

    LOS ANGELES — You’d think Kristi Yamaguchi would be strolling through familiar territory. She’s performed before in front of an audience of millions wearing revealing outfits, and by now she should be used to winning. But somehow the Bay Area native is totally out of […]

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  • The Revenge of Donnie Yen

    The Revenge of Donnie Yen

    Donnie Yen is a staple in the world of good quality kung fu movies. His major fight with Jet Li in Once Upon a Time in China II is one of the best fight scenes around. He’s shown off some awesome moves as the father […]

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  • Filipino Americans on the Rise in Calif. Politics

    Filipino Americans on the Rise in Calif. Politics

    Filipino American representation overdue in California Legislature: Trailblazers such as Royal Morales, Cas Tolentino, Al Mendosa, Alice Bulos, Rodel Rodis, Dennis Normandy, Alex Esclamado and Mona Lisa Yuchengco, all shared the passion of fighting for Filipino American political recognition.

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  • Pressing the Hot Button on Obama

    Pressing the Hot Button on Obama

    San Francisco District Attorney Kamala Harris — a rising political star — could face rougher seas over a $9.3 million hit after a Department of Justice audit alleging that her office misused a grant designated for prosecuting border-related crimes. Harris — who was prosecuting former […]

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