Alhambra police are expanding their presence on Chinese social media networks after debuting on Weibo - often called "China's Twitter" - in 2013. (Photo courtesy Alhambra PD)

Alhambra PD Becomes 1st In US To Use Chinese Text Messaging Service In Outreach Effort

A Southland police department has begun using text messaging to improve relations with its Chinese residents.


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LA To Host Climate Summit With Chinese, US Leaders

Los Angeles will host a climate change summit next year to begin efforts to curb greenhouse gas emissions in the United States and China.


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Chinese Firm To Build 200 Homes In Simi Valley In Billion-Dollar US Investment

A Chinese home-building company is breaking ground on dozens of new homes in Simi Valley as part of a $1 billion plan to invest in the U.S. housing market.



Undergrads Return To USC Dorms For First Time Since Deadly Beating

About 3,000 new USC undergrads moved into on-campus housing Wednesday ahead of the fall semester.


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USC Graduate Student, 24, Found Dead In Apartment Near Campus

Homicide detectives Thursday were investigating the death of a male USC student at an apartment complex near campus.

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Lawmakers Urge FOX News Host To Resign Over ‘Chinamen’ Remarks

Southland lawmakers Monday were calling for the resignation of a FOX News host for racially-charged comments about Chinese people.


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Activists Rally Against Chinese Bus Manufacturer Over Labor Violations

A coalition of community groups gathered Thursday outside the offices of a Chinese electric bus manufacturer in downtown Los Angeles to protest alleged labor law violations.


A station vehicle for 93. 5 KDAY at the Auto Club Speedway in March. (courtesy Facebook)

Hip-Hop Pioneer KDAY May Go Mandarin Amid Sale Rumors

A Southland radio station best known for playing West Coast hip-hop and R&B music in its heyday during the mid-1990s will likely be sold, according to reports Thursday.


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Long Beach OKs Chinese Firm For $14M Electric Bus Contract

Transit officials in Long Beach will work with a Chinese company to develop an electric bus for the city.


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Suspects Sought In West Covina Murder Of Chinese Tourist

Police on Friday released composite drawings of two suspects wanted in connection with a robbery at a West Covina shopping center that left a Chinese tourist dead.


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Best Bilingual Extracurricular Activities For Kids In Orange County

These language programs provide a variety of fun, unique and effective activities and curriculum to help give your child a top-notch bilingual education.

CBS Los Angeles–09/28/2012

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KNX On Your Corner: Graumann’s Chinese Theater

This iconic movie theater located in the heart of Hollywood has been home to the most movie premieres in town.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–01/27/2012

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OC Schools To Offer Mandarin Chinese Lessons To Kindergarteners

A school district in Orange County will soon offer classes for students as young as kindergarten to learn Mandarin Chinese.

CBS Los Angeles–09/27/2011

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‘We Want Somebody From The US!': Dodgers Fans React To Chinese-Backed Bid

A record-breaking offer to buy the Los Angeles Dodgers was met with mixed reaction from local baseball fans and residents on Thursday.

KNX 1070 NEWSRADIO–09/01/2011

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Chinese Tourist Hospitalized In Anaheim Hit-And-Run; Police Hunt For Driver

Police are asking the public for help to find a hit-and-run motorist responsible for critically injuring a tourist in Anaheim.

CBS2 / KCAL9–08/09/2011