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Elderly Asian Woman Called Racial Slurs, Needs 5-10 Stitches After Attack at Bakery in Queens

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An elderly woman was called multiple racial slurs and shoved down to the ground by an unknown man, and her daughter is now calling for justice online.

On Wednesday afternoon, an unidentified man wearing a red jacket verbally assaulted and physically shoved Maggie Cheng’s mother on Main Street and Roosevelt Avenue in Flushing, Queens. 

SF Asian Community Rallies in Support of A‌ss‌‌au‌lte‌d Grandmother Left With B‌rok‌e‌n Sp‌‌i‌ne, Sh‌att‌ered F‌ace

The heinous beating of Yik Oi Huang, an 88-year-old grandmother in Visitacion Valley, San Francisco, has brought together family and community members in a solemn vigil on Saturday night.

The gathering, organized by the v‌ic‌tim‌’s granddaughter, Susanna Yee, aims to send positive thoughts and prayers her grandmother’s way, ABC7 News reports. 

Brave Elderly Woman Saves Friend From Car Crashing Into Storefront in China

A brave elderly woman in China heroically saved her friend from being hit by a speeding car that crashed into a storefront. Both women were taken to the hospital for treatment after the accident.

According to Daily Mail, the two women were walking along the sidewalk when one of them noticed the oncoming car. Instead of saving herself, the woman courageously pulled her friend out of the way of the vehicle.

Elderly Woman in Wheelchair Killed By Terrifying Swarm of Asian Giant Hornets in Japan

An 87-year-old elderly woman from Ozu, Ehime Prefecture, Japan, died last month after being stung by a swarm of more than 150 Asian giant hornets, also known in Japanese as osuzumebachi, which translates to “giant sparrow bee.”

Wheelchair-bound Chieko Kikuchi was traveling home from a nursing facility at around 4 p.m. on September 11 when a swarm of giant hornets attacked her, the local fire department said on October 5, according to Japan Times.