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Taxpayers advised to look out for tax scams, this is the checklist

As tax season kicks off, taxpayers should be wary of related scams, according to a new report. The Better Business Bureau (BBB), a nonprofit consumer...

A robber breaks into a Korean restaurant, runs off with cash register containing $3,000

A robber entered a Korean restaurant on Wilshire Street in Koreatown around 5 a.m. on February 5 and robbed a cash register that contained...

AT&T and Verizon to waive call and data charge for storm impacted areas

In response to the recent severe winter storm in Southern California, phone companies are providing customers some relief. AT&T has announced that from February 6...

Schools are reintroducing SAT and ACT scores to review college admissions

Colleges and universities, particularly elite institutions, are revising their admissions policies by reintroducing SAT and ACT scores, marking a significant shift in the post-pandemic...

A Korean American in his 40s jumps onto railroad tracks in Monrovia

A Korean-American man in his 40s has committed suicide by jumping onto a railroad track. According to the Los Angeles County Department of Medical Examiner-Coroner,...

Thieves posing as customers steal bags at a Korean restaurant

Following the so-called "dine and dash" at Korean restaurants, in which a customer doesn't pay and runs away after eating food, there has been...

Korean chicken brands are aggressively expanding in U.S. market

South Korea's leading chicken brands are aggressively expanding in the U.S. market. Starting with BBQ Chicken, which first entered the U.S. market in 2006, Kyochon...

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...

Chef Roy Choi encourages students at launch of food truck education program

The Los Angeles Unified School District (LAUSD) is launching a student-run food truck program to provide practical culinary and business education. Korean-American star chef Roy...