Metro Asian News

Public to honor Rayshard Brooks in Atlanta as family mourns after police shooting

Atlanta, June 22, 2020 - A public viewing for Rayshard Brooks, the Black man shot in the back by an Atlanta police officer outside...

Georgia DPH Asks Residents to ‘Answer the Call’ in New Contact Tracing Video

Atlanta, June 18, 2020 – The Georgia Department of Public Health (DPH) is releasing a new video explaining the state’s COVID-19 contact tracing efforts,...

Atlanta police officer who shot Rayshard Brooks had past reprimand for use of force

Atlanta, June 16, 2020 - The former Atlanta police officer who shot and killed Rayshard Brooks last week was previously reprimanded for use of...

Protesters burn down Wendy's in Atlanta after police shooting

Atlanta, June 13, 2020 - Protesters shut down a major highway in Atlanta on Saturday and burned down a Wendy’s restaurant where a black...

Georgia upgrades SNAP program to allow grocery delivery

Atlanta, June 11, 2020 - Georgia is now one of 36 states that allows citizens who receive Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP) benefits to...

Asian American candidates – Georgia Primary Elections Results

Listed below are latest results from 2020 Georgia Primary Election which Asian American candidates contested. More results are pending from GA Secretary of State...

Long lines, voting machine problems fuel investigations in Georgia

Washington DC, June 10, 2020 - Voters encountered long lines and problems with voting machines on Tuesday during a chaotic day of in-person balloting...

Voting delays, long lines bring chaos to Georgia primaries

Atlanta, June 9, 2020 - Some voters waited more than three hours to cast ballots on Tuesday amid reports of voting machine malfunctions in...

Georgia primary: Will protest energy shift to voting booth?

Atlanta, June 9, 2020 — President Donald Trump and his Democratic challenger, Joe Biden, won’t face each other directly in Tuesday’s presidential primaries, but...

USPAACC-SE Feeds 3000 Frontline Medical Workers at Grady Hospital

Atlanta, June 5, 2020 - The US Pan Asian American Chamber of Commerce, Southeast Region Chapter announces that they fed 3,000 frontline medical workers...