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LA Consulate General of the Republic of Korea and LACC are co-hosting the ‘Korea Friendship Festival Series’

The Consulate General of the Republic of Korea in Los Angeles (Consul General Young Wan Kim) announced today that it will co-host the 'Korea...

Drag Queen Story Hour in Koreatown Library sparks controversy

A drag queen reading children's stories at a public library in Los Angeles is sparking controversy. Some say the event is overly sexualized for children,...

Security guard racially abuses Asian women, calling her “Kim Jong-Un”

A bar employee in Chicago was accused of racial abuse after he repeatedly called an Asian woman as "Kim Jong Un". The employee eventually...

Korean American doctor sentenced to five years of probation for health care fraud

A Korean American pain management doctor in Pennsylvania has been sentenced to five years of probation for healthcare fraud. Judge Scott Hardy of the U.S....

Four Korean banks’ stocks hit 52-week lows after the shut down of Silicon Valley Bank

Publicly traded Korean-American banks have also seen their stock prices plummet in the wake of the bankruptcy of Silicon Valley Bank (SVB), the world's...

Korean American man arrested in New York for alleged ‘murder-for-hire’ plot

A Korean-American man in his 40s from Maine has been arrested and charged in an attempted murder-for-hire plot. The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) arrested...

Korean Air flight to Manila canceled after passenger finds bullets

A Korean Air flight headed to Manila from Incheon on Friday morning was canceled last minute after a passenger found bullets on board the...

Genesis and Hyundai ranked last in customer service satisfaction according to JD Power Service Index

As Korean cars continue to set new monthly sales records, they're going backwards when it comes to customer service. Genesis and Hyundai ranked last by...

Harvard University Appoints Korean-American to Chair of Architecture Department

A Korean-American professor has been appointed to head the architecture department at Harvard Graduate School of Design (GSD). GSD announced on its website on July...

Major South Korean religious cult has infiltrated Los Angeles

A major cult organization in South Korea known as The Christian Gospel Mission (JMS)'s leader, Myung-seok Chung, 78, who is currently under arrest and...