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Illusion painting artist Dain Yoon at LA Art Show 2024 reveals her artworks

Dain Yoon, an internationally acclaimed Korean illusion painting artist, held her first solo exhibition at the LA Art Show. Yoon's unique genre of "illusion art"...

Sally Kim appointed as the President and Publisher of Little, Brown

A Korean-American woman has been named president and publisher of the major publishing company Little, Brown & Company. Sally Kim, previously Senior Vice President...

Interim Chief Dominic Choi opts out of LAPD’s full-time chief race, focuses on stability

LAPD Interim Chief Dominic Choi emphasized that his main task is to ensure the department's stable operations until a new chief is appointed, rather...

Dominic Choi appointed as LAPD’s first Korean-American interim chief

  Assistant Chief Dominic Choi, 53, a Korean American, has been named interim chief of the Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD). This is the first time...

Korean-American deputy heroically rescues neighbors from deadly home fire

After a fire erupted in a La Cañada Korean-American home on January 30, claiming the life of 67-year-old Jacob Seong, the actions of Korean-American...

MAUM Market nurtures Asian-owned businesses in LA through collaborations

Tea and rice cake, beaded bracelet and jade ring, modern ceramic and traditional pottery. Such unique combinations are the hallmark of LA's MAUM Market. This...

3 Korean Americans named Leaders of Influence for Minority Attorneys 2024

Three Korean-American attorneys have been recognized by the Los Angeles Business Journal as one of the 'Leaders of Influence: Minority Attorneys 2024'. On January 26,...

Janice Y. K. Lee’s novel adapted into an Amazon Prime drama ‘Expats’

"Expats," which will be released on Amazon Prime on January 26, features Nicole Kidman, who produced and stars in the series, and Ji-young Yoo,...

Jihee Kim nominated for semifinalists for Best Chef in James Beard Awards

A Korean-American chef has been named a semifinalist for the prestigious 2024 James Beard Awards, a significant recognition in the culinary industry. Among the semifinalists...

Using hearing aids reduces mortality by 24% in people with hearing loss

  Dr. Janet Choi, a Korean-American otolaryngologist at the Keck School of Medicine of the University of Southern California (USC), recently published a study showing...