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Report: Asians Pass Hispanics as Largest Wave of New Immigrants to US

Posted June 19th, 2012 at 1:45 pm (UTC-5)
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A new study says Asian Americans have overtaken Hispanics as the largest group of new immigrants arriving in the United States each year. The report released Tuesday by a U.S.-based think tank, the Pew Research Center, also found that Asian Americans are the “highest-income, best-educated and fastest growing racial group in the United States.” The […]

Report: Asians Pass Hispanics as Largest Wave of New Immigrants to US

Posted June 19th, 2012 at 2:45 am (UTC-5)
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A new study says Asian Americans have overtaken Hispanics as the largest group of new immigrants arriving in the United States each year. The report released Tuesday by the Pew Research Center also found that Asian Americans were the “highest-income, best-educated and fastest growing racial group in the United States.” The study, entitled “The Rise […]

US: 2 Americans Kidnapped Off Nigeria Coast Freed

Posted December 2nd, 2011 at 9:20 am (UTC-5)
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The U.S. embassy in Nigeria says two Americans kidnapped off the country’s coast last month have been freed. The embassy confirmed the release Friday but gave no further details. Two Americans and one Mexican national were seized by armed men November 17 while working on a vessel contracted by U.S.-based oil giant Chevron. The embassy […]

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Study: No Increase in Support for Extremism Among US Muslims

Posted August 30th, 2011 at 3:05 am (UTC-5)
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A new study suggests that while many Muslim Americans complain of being singled out for increased surveillance and monitoring, the majority are satisfied with their lives in the U.S. The poll, conducted by Pew Research Center, found that 8 in 10 American Muslims are overwhelmingly happy with their lives, with a similar number rating their […]

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