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US fugitive nabbed in La Union resort


An American fugitive facing rape charges has been nabbed by authorities ‎while hiding in a La Union resort.

Posted: February 14th, 2014 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

American found dead in Pampanga


An American national was found dead inside his home in Pampanga, but police said Wednesday no indication of foul play was noted during investigation.

Posted: March 13th, 2013 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

American faces child abuse raps


An American is facing child abuse and human trafficking charges for allegedly recruiting boys whom he gave money for sexual favors.

Posted: February 22nd, 2013 in Features,Latest Global Nation Stories,Philippines | Read More »

Americans, South Korean dead in Olongapo fire


Three Americans and a South Korean man were among six people who died on Friday when a fire razed a small hotel near a former US naval base in the Philippines, police said.

Posted: January 11th, 2013 in Features,Latest Global Nation Stories,Philippines | Read More »

Fil-Am, 3 other terror suspects planned attacks in Philippines

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Philippine consular officials in the US have visited a 23-year-old Filipino immigrant accused of involvement in an alleged terror plot that included killing Americans, bombing US military bases overseas and attacks on targets in the Philippines.

Posted: November 23rd, 2012 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

FBI: Fil-Am, 3 others charged in alleged terror plot

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A Filipino-American, along with three Southern California men, has been charged with plotting to kill Americans and destroy US targets overseas by joining al-Qaeda and the Taliban in Afghanistan, federal officials said Monday.

Posted: November 21st, 2012 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »


Chinese and Filipino in the world of dangerous stereotypes

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Two recent reports offer snapshots of the Chinese and the Filipino in the 21st Century. With tensions simmering between China and the Philippines, they offer useful insights.

Posted: June 30th, 2012 in Blogs,Columnists,Featured Columns | Read More »

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The Retirement of Anita Sanchez

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The Ella Hill Hutch Community Center in the Western Addition features an outdoor mural filled with portraits of past African American community leaders considered as role models for future generations of African-Americans. Five San Francisco public schools have been renamed to honor many of those in the mural including Ida B. Wells, Enola Maxwell and Charles Drew. The street directly in front of City Hall was renamed after another mural figure, Dr. Carlton P. Goodlett.

Posted: June 21st, 2012 in Blogs,Columnists | Read More »

Fil-Ams hail Obama immigration move


Aaron Enrick Gernarde, 18, had mixed feelings when he heard the news that President Barack Obama is putting an end to the deportation of undocumented students.

Posted: June 19th, 2012 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »

PG&E updates Fil-Ams on safety and commitment to community


To celebrate Asian Pacific American (APA) Heritage Month and to offer a direct dialogue with the Filipino community, Pacific Gas & Electric Company (PG&E) hosted a roundtable with journalists and representatives from the Filipino media based in Northern California on May 18.

Posted: June 12th, 2012 in Latest Global Nation Stories | Read More »



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