In the wake of the murder of a USC Chinese graduate student last Thursday, we are re-posting international student Mingshi Di's recount of the tragic murder of her peers in 2012.
Amongst those killed in last week's Boston Marathon carnage was a 23-year-old Boston University graduate student from China. Just over a year earlier, two USC Chinese graduate students were murdered.
A Chinese international student at USC shares her sadness at the tragic murder of her peers, and outrage at mainstream media portrayals.
Foot massage parlors have boomed in the past decade, with San Gabriel at the epicenter. But the industry — and the workers – are now feeling the pressure of the recession and increased regulation.
California Citizens Redistricting Commission held a public hearing in San Gabriel on Apr. 29 to gather input before drawing the first draft map. Chinese American public officials hoped the commission will not divide Chinese-populated cities in order to ensure the rights and interest of the Chinese
The Monterey Park Police Department conducted a pedestrian enforcement operation on Whitmore Street in Monterey Park on Apr. 27. One hundred and nineteen drivers were ticketed within a three hour period, mostly for failing to yield to jaywalking pedestrians. Most ticketed drivers were of Chinese
Authorities identified the suspect who was killed in the Apr. 24 shootout with police in Monterey Park. Sixtythree-year-old Edgar Battad stabbed a victim after a hit-and-run crash and initiated a shootout with the police, injuring one police officer Gilbert Alvarez and two bystanders. Chinese
Twenty-three Southern California cities including Monterey Park and San Gabriel held events on Earth Day to promote energy efficiency programs and products. Chinese residents in Monterey Park showed high interest in the Energy Upgrade California plan that rewards $4,500 and $500 tax deduction to
As the price of oil surges, gas tanks of parked cars have become targets of gasoline theft, the World Journal reports. "Out of gas" help calls have increased 13% for AAA. According to a sales assistant at O'Reilly Auto Parts in Alhambra, gas tank cap locks are a very popular item this
There have been at least 15 similar street robberies in San Gabriel Valley cities including Alhambra, Rosemead and Monterey Park since mid-March, according to Joseph Payne, a police officer in South Pasadena. Most of the victims are women. According to witnesses, the robber is a six feet Caucasian