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    Son says Louisiana dad got Iran cops to jail him

    Son says Louisiana dad got Iran cops to jail him

    April 21, 2017 It’s complicated.  In Baton Rouge, Louisiana, automobile dealer Hamid Ghassemi is awaiting trial with three other men in the alleged murder-for-hire of his ex-wife.  Now, their son…

    Democrat to seek congressional seat in Orange County, Calif.

    Democrat to seek congressional seat in Orange County, Calif.

    April 21, 2017 Democrat Kia Hamadanchy has announced he will run for the Congress in Orange County, California, next year becoming the third Democrat to announce a desire to challenge Republican…

    US man attacks Iranian teen girl

    April 21, 2017 A Colorado financial adviser is accused of forcing his way into the home of teenaged Iranian-born girl and strangling her last week. David A. Wismer III, 51,…

    US arrests Iran sanctions buster

    US arrests Iran sanctions buster

    April 21, 2017 An Iranian-Canadian man has been arrested just inside the United States for smuggling missile testing systems to Iran. Court documents show Ghobad Ghasempour, who was born in…

    Darvish finally hits his stride

    Darvish finally hits his stride

    April 21, 2017 Yu Darvish returned to the style for which he is known last week, winning his first game in three starts by leading the Texas Rangers to an…

    State honors Iranian for fighting Styrofoam

    State honors Iranian for fighting Styrofoam

    March 17, 2017 An Iranian-American living deep in Trump country has just been given the Vanguard Agriculture Design award by West Virginia for an invention that grows fungi that can…

    Business exec came to US alone as an 11-year-old

    Business exec came to US alone as an 11-year-old

    March 17, 2017 Niloofar Razi Howe is a cop on the Internet.  But her path to being the chief strategy officer of Washington, DC-based Internet security firm RSA started when…

    Naderi replies to his social media critics about Oscar

    Naderi replies to his social media critics about Oscar

    March 17, 2017 Last month, retired NASA scientist Firouz Naderi joined Anousheh Ansari at the Oscars to accept Asghar Farhadi’s award for best foreign language film.  He did not speak,…

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