Chinese girl who may have been struck by rescue vehicle identified

San Mateo County Coroner Office has identified the Chinese teenage girl who may have been struck by a rescue vehicle is Ye Mengyuan…

Twenty patients of SFO plane crash still remain hospitalized

As of today, 171 patients from the Asiana Airlines accident have been treated by six Bay Area hospitals. Most of patients have been discharged and only 20 patients remain hospitalized…

Chinese plane crash student in critical condition

As of 11 am Tuesday, 5 patients from the Asiana Airlines accident are still in critical condition including one Chinese student under age of 18…

First appearance of surviving Zhejiang students after crash

The Chinese Consul General Yuan Nansheng visits Zhengjiang students and teachers who survived from the Asiana airplane crash at San Jose downtown Marriott hotel…

BART current wages compare to proposed wages for next three years

What are BART union employees’ annual salaries right now? According to proposed contracts from both of BART and unions, how much will workers make in the next three years…

BART employee’s benefits better than NYC subway workers

The BART is the nation’s fifth-largest rapid transit system. How are Bart employee’s salary and benefits compared to the workers of NYC subway, the nation’s largest rapid transit system…

First same-sex wedding at SF City Hall

Kris Perry and Sandra Stier, of Berkeley, received their marriage license shortly after same-sex weddings were cleared to resume…

The revocation of American Indian Model Schools is upheld

The Alameda County Board of Education has upheld the Oakland school board’s decision to revoke the charter for the American Indian School that has high-achieving students…

How to avoid getting citations from selling or having shark fins

Shark Fin laws go into effect on July 1, 2013. How to avoid getting citations from selling and having shark fins…

China Silicon Valley launches to aim at economic development and job creation

China Silicon Valley, a non-profit organization, launches to aim to foster investments from China and create jobs in the region…

Peninsula police seeking public’s help regarding recent burglaries

Three police agencies in the peninsula are asking for public’s help to locate a suspect related to a series of burglaries in Belmont, San Mateo and Hillsborough…

CA proposed community college intersession extension program

The bill AB 955 will allow community colleges to charge in-state residents out-of-state tuition during summer and winter sessions. The tuition will increase from $46 per unit to $200 per unit…

Study shows tiger-parenting causes poor mental health

An assistant professor of psychology at UC Berkeley says that “tiger-parenting” or raising children in the authoritarian tradition are showing maladaptive outcomes such as depression, anxiety…

Him Mark Lai Learning Center

Him Mark Lai Learning Center is created to honor the life and work of Him Mark Lai, the historian who pioneered the study of Chinese American history…

SFMTA unveils new biodiesel-electric hybrid buses

SFMTA unveils new biodiesel-electric hybird buses to improve transit service and the overall customer experience…

Man stabbed to death in San Jose’s 24th homicide of the year

The San Jose Police Department is currently investigating the City’s 24th homicide of the year. A man was found stabbed to death…

Dragon Boat Festival celebration at On Lok

Today is the Chinese traditioal holiday, Dragon Boat Festival. A group of seniors at On Lok Center participates the land Dragon Boat race…

Construction worker killed at 49ers new stadium

An elevator mechanic was killed Tuesday morning at the site of the new $1.3 billion 49ers stadium construction site in Santa Clara.,.

Challenges to non-Chinese speakers learning Chinese

Students in Chinese class have to learn to read and write in Chinese. What are the challenges for non-Chinese to learn Chinese languages…

Chinese: Most popular foreign-language class

The story tells you how a German-American becomes a Mandarin teacher at San Francisco State University. According to the teacher, Chinese has become the most popular foreign language classes at the university…

Silicon Valley jobs not requiring higher degrees

A new report from the Brookings Metropolitan Policy Program reveals that a university degree is not required for 27.5 percent of all jobs in the San Jose area in the fields of science, technology, engineering and math (STEM)…

An abandoned house in Oakland Chinatown burns in second fire this year

The empty Victorian house that was on fire in January this year is again engulfed in flames…

The widow of Jinghong Kang appreciates community’s support and help

Wang Qing, the widow of Jinghong Kang, discusses about the state of her family and her fight with breast cancer…

Pleasanton Chinese restaurant armed robbery

The Chinese restaurant in Pleasanton, Gold Chopsticks, was robbed by a gun man yesterday afternoon. Police says no one was injured but the suspect is still at large…

New Hope Chinese Cancer Care Foundation

The New Hope Chinese Cancer Care Foundation launches today to serve Chinese cancer patients and families through service, education, research and advocacy…

Bay Area Chinese students represent US badminton team

Four Bay Area Chinese students represent the US badminton team to play games at the Summer Universiade in Russia next month…

San Francisco Memorial Day ceremony

A 100-year-old Chinese-American veteran is being honored at Memorial Day Ceremony at San Francisco Presidio…

Dancing with Happiness

HK artist Amy Wu and her husband Frederic Mao, a former Broadway performer, share their secrets of how to stay happy…

Mountain View downtown car sharing pilot program

The City of Mountain View will launch a car-sharing pilot program to see if it can help to reduce demand for parking in the downtown area…

Moore Chinese restaurants are closed due to deadly tonado

Many businesses in Moore, Oklahoma have been affected by the deadly tonado including Chinese restaurants…