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23 hrs ago | ABS-CBN News

Fil-Am designer combines traditional PH fabrics, modern design

SAN FRANCISCO In celebration of the new section of the Department of Tourism at the Philippine Consulate in San Francisco, people were treated to a fashion show of modern Filipino attire.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

ABS-CBN News

Fil-Am Jose Vargas to bring 'Define American' to Texas

REDWOOD CITY, California Filipino-American Jose Antonio Vargas is arguably the most famous undocumented immigrant in America, and he's getting involved in the immigration crisis at the US-Mexico border.

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Related Topix: Asian-American, US News, Illegal Immigration, Immigration Reform, McAllen, TX

Tue Jul 08, 2014

Weyburn Review

Filipino dance held during annual summer fair in Ogema

A group of Filipino women dance for a gathered crowd, during a special presentation at the Ogema summer fair on Saturday.

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Related Topix: Asian-American, Agriculture, Science

Mon Jul 07, 2014

The Peninsula

QFA hosts Iftar for Filipino Community

Doha: Celebrating Ramadan, Qatar Football Association hosted Iftar for the Filipino Community which has been an important supporter of the association's tournaments, events and activities.

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Related Topix: Asian-American, Life, Holidays, Ramadan, World News, Qatar, Middle East

ABS-CBN News

Matteo celebrates 4th of July with Fil-Am community

VIRGINIA BEACH Fourth of July is all about fireworks and the commemoration of America's declaration of independence from Great Britain.

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Related Topix: Life, Holidays, 4th of July, Asian-American

Arab Times

13 Filipinas held; 28 for deportation

KUWAIT CITY, July 6: The Hawalli police have arrested 13 Filipino women for violating residence law, reports Al-Rai daily.

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Related Topix: Asian-American

Sun Jul 06, 2014

Pacific Daily News

Celebrating St. Peter with beach fiesta

The sun rose high over crisp, blue waters as hundreds in the Filipino community gathered to celebrate the feast of St. Peter the apostle atGov. Joseph E. Flores Memorial Beach Park at Ypao Beach in Tamuning last Sunday.

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Fri Jul 04, 2014

ABS-CBN News

10 beauties vie for Miss PH Quest USA crown

Ten beautiful and talented Filipino-American ladies will be giving it their all to win the Miss Philippines Quest USA title on July 12 in New York.

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Related Topix: Asian-American

FindLaw

Immigration Law: What Is Temporary Protected Status (TPS) ?

Temporary protected status is a designation given to certain countries undergoing temporary moments of crisis which would prevent that country's nationals from returning safely.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, Natural Disasters, Asian-American

Thu Jul 03, 2014

ABS-CBN News

Slim chance to pass immigration reform bill this year

LAS VEGAS US Senate Majority Leader Harry Reid said there is a slim to nothing chance that the immigration reform bill will pass in the House this summer.

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Related Topix: Immigration Reform, Asian-American, US News, US Politics, Barack Obama

Wed Jul 02, 2014

Weekend Balita

July 4th nationwide rallies set to call on Obama to grant TPS for PHL

Washington, D.C. Filipino American leaders are calling on Filipino American communities across the country to stage "picnic rallies" on July 4, which is commemorated by both countries as "Filipino-American Friendship Day."

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Related Topix: Asian-American, us Travel, North America Travel, Travel, Washington D.C. Travel, Immigration Reform, US News, New York

Tue Jul 01, 2014

ABS-CBN News

Agbayani Village in California turns 40

Hundreds celebrated the 40th anniversary of Agbayani Village, a vision of the late labor leader Larry Itliong to give Filipino farm workers a home after they retired from their back breaking conditions in Delano's grape fields.

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Related Topix: Asian-American

Sun Jun 29, 2014

CNN

Muslim Filipinos observe Ramadan

PHILIPPINE President Benigno Aquino III expressed his warmest greetings to Muslim Filipinos for the start of the observance of Ramadan on Sunday.

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Related Topix: Life, Holidays, Ramadan, Asian-American, Fasting, Health, Religion, Islam

Sat Jun 28, 2014

AsianWeek

Bindlestiff Presents the Guerrillas of Powell Street

The English-language world premiere of playwright Rody Vera's Mga Gerilya sa Powell Street opens July 12 at Bindlestiff Studio.

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Thu Jun 26, 2014

IndieLondon

Don't Stop Believin': Everyman's Journey - Preview

Directed, written and produced by award-winning Filipino-American documentary filmmaker Ramona S Diaz , the film tells the real life rock-n-roll fairytale story of Filipino Arnel Pineda, who was plucked from obscurity to become the front man for American rock band, Journey.

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Daily Echo

Celebrating Filipino culture at Southampton's first Barrio Fiesta

HUNDREDS of families from across Hampshire are expected to attend a neighbourhood festival in Southampton celebrating Filipino culture on Saturday.

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Wed Jun 25, 2014

Weekend Balita

Philippine Independence Day's moving tribute to its heroes

Various chairs of the Organizing Philippine Independence Day Committee and dignitaries are pictured seated from left: Actor Dante Basco, Ann Cuatrona, Gloria O. Pulido, Mayor Mark E. Pulido, Consul General Leo M. Herrera-Lim, Cerritos Commissioner Doris Iglesias, Cerritos Let Freedom Ring Committee Member Melette E. Lampino and Pangasinan ... (more)

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Related Topix: Cerritos, CA, Comedy Movies, Family, Hook, Adventure, Dante Basco, Bellflower, CA, Carson, CA, Asian-American

Asian Week

Pistahan Parade and Festival to Raise Awareness and Support for Typhoon Haiyan Disaster Areas

Experience the best of Filipino art, dance, music and food at the 21st Annual Filipino American Arts Exposition , is expected to draw over 75,000 people.

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Related Topix: Asian-American, Civic Center (San Francisco, CA), San Francisco County, CA, San Francisco, CA, Life, Dessert, Food, Ice Cream

Star-Telegram.com

Filipino ex-sex slaves demand justice from Japan

Filipino women forced into prostitution by the Japanese military during World War II have marched to the Japanese Embassy to demand justice and to criticize Philippine President Benigno Aquino III's silence on the issue during his recent visit to Japan.

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Related Topix: Asian-American, Philippines, World News

Fox News

Filipino wartime 'comfort women' seek justice from Japan, denounce Philippine leader's silence

Filipino women forced into prostitution by the Japanese military during World War II have marched to the Japanese Embassy to demand justice and to criticize Philippine President Benigno Aquino III's silence on the issue during his recent visit to Japan.

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