An Australian man says he was subjected to a "racist" coronavirus remark about Asian people while shopping for toilet paper over the weekend.
Jose L. Gomez admitted to trying to murder an Asian-American family, including their six and two-year-old children, at a Midland Sam's Club on March 14.
During a "chief's brief" video segment, Police Chief Carmen Best issued a public service announcement about hate crimes in the age of coronavirus.
Florence mayor Dario Nardella urged citizens to "hug a Chinese" as part of a campaign to fight racism amid the coronavirus outbreak.
Change.Org Removes Petition Asking Congress to Change the Official Name of the Coronavirus to ‘Kung Flu’
Change.org appears to have removed a petition requesting that Congress change the official name of the coronavirus to "kung flu."
Judge Larrie R. Brainard dismissed a misdemeanor charge of assault against 21-year-old Tatyana Hargrove on Thursday, Bakersfield.com reported.
"This morning a White House official referred to #Coronavirus as the 'Kung-Flu' to my face. Makes me wonder what they’re calling it behind my back," Weijia Jiang tweeted.
Kori Ali Muhammad told police that he was just trying to “kill as many white men” as he could, jurors in his murder case heard Monday.
Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez said people are avoiding Chinese and other Asian restaurants because of racist fears of contracting the spreading coronavirus.
A 42-year-old Nimo Jire Kalinle is charged with assault and a bias crime for punching a woman in because, she told the victim, “I hate white people.”