New York, NY – This Thursday, Assemblymember Ron Kim and Assemblymember Yuh-Line Niou, Co-Chairs of the New York State Asian Pacific American Task Force, announced the appointment of Christopher Kui as the very first Executive Director for the Task Force. The Asian Pacific American Task Force was formed in 2017 […]
QUEENS, NY –U.S. Rep. Grace Meng (D-Queens) today met with the wife of Xiuqing You, the Flushing, Queens man who was recently detained when he appeared for his green card interview. Yu Mei Chen met with Meng in the Congresswoman’s Northeast Queens office where she discussed her husband’s case and […]
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At least 17 people were dead after a 19-year-old former student opened fire at a South Florida high school on Wednesday afternoon, officials said. The @FBI has set up a website where you can upload images and video of the #stonemanshooting. Visit https://t.co/7k6vAb5Csa to submit any information you have on […]
Anyone who’s ever driven in New York City knows the value of a good parking spot, and how impossible it is to keep. Tired of people parking in front of your home? Well, take a look at this photo. Photo credit: Rob Wu.
A powerful winter storm dealt a chilly blow to the Southeastern United States on Wednesday as Floridians marveled at the rare sight of snow and officials warned of icy roads and dangerously low temperatures. All the while, residents of the Northeast prepared for windy, whiteout conditions and potential power losses. […]
A frozen Josephine Shaw Lowell Memorial Fountain in New York City’s Bryant Park on Jan. 2, 2018. Photo Credit: Alice Wu.
Anybody who has ever observed a lotus flower emerging from a murky pond cannot fail to see the beauty of this exquisite plant. The flower always looks so clean and pure against the background of the dirty pond. Because of this the lotus flower has come to be […]
In a city where bagels reign, Becky Rosenthal is shining the spotlight on their trusty but often underappreciated sidekick: cream cheese. At Becky’s Bites, an East Village cafe completely dedicated to the stuff, Rosenthal wants to reimagine the humble spread, celebrating its versatility as the perfect clean canvas to build […]
At least five people are dead, including the gunman, after a shooting Tuesday in Northern California’s Tehama County, Assistant Sheriff Phil Johnston said. There were seven shooting scenes, including Rancho Tehama Elementary School, and it appears the attacker was “randomly picking targets,” police said. Four victims and a suspected gunman […]