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Smithsonian’s Museum names Sunwoo Hwang as the first curator of Korean art

The Smithsonian's National Museum of Asian Art (NMAA), the largest art institution in the United States specializing in Asian art, has appointed its first...

Korean-American attorney Janet Hong appointed as LA County Superior Court judge

A Korean-American attorney with a long history of advocacy for the Korean-American community in Los Angeles has been appointed to serve as a judge. On...

Korean American Yang-koo Yoon’s murder case in Baltimore reopened after 27 years

While the unsolved murder case of Yang-koo Yoon, a Korean American who was killed in Baltimore at the age of 46, is being re-investigated...

A Korean-American teenage girl lost vision from illegal Fourth of July firework

A teenage girl, who is believed to be Korean-American, lost her sight while watching fireworks this past Fourth of July. Taylor Kim, 18, of Fullerton,...

Mother defends Sue Mi Terry amid ‘foreign agent’ allegations: ‘She Would Die for America’

“If asked to die for America, she would. I can’t believe this has happened.” These were the words of Eun-ae Lee, mother of Sue Mi...

AAPI LEAD advocates for increased representation in LA County politics

The national organization “AAPI LEAD (Asian American and Pacific Islanders Leadership Elected and AppointeD)”, established to enhance the political influence of AAPIs and amplify...

Korean-American woman dies after falling unconscious on flight to Korea

A Korean-American woman traveling to South Korea on a flight from New York has died after falling unconscious on board and being rushed to...

Police arrest armed robbery suspect in Koreatown ice cream shop mugging

A suspect in an armed robbery at an ice cream shop on Western Avenue in Los Angeles Koreatown has been arrested. The armed robbery took...

Korean spy agency faces backlash over allegations of bribing ex-CIA and NSC official

The South Korean National Intelligence Service (NIS) faces increasing scrutiny after allegations emerged that it received information and help from a high-ranking Korean-American former...

LA to host exciting K-Pop dance challenge with STAYC and webtoon extravaganza

The LA Korean Cultural Center has announced that a K-Pop dance challenge event featuring the popular girl group STAYC will be held on July...