Filipino-American Newswire (Page 12)

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  1. It's final: Parks officially included in Texas Legends rosterRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2015 | ABS-CBN News

    THE ROSTER IS SET! Our opening night roster is finalized! Check it out: https://t.co/4MOCeMwcO3 pic.twitter.com/0SBGzNpXaB Filipino-American player Bobby Ray Parks has made the final cut of the NBA D-League's Texas Legends. Parks, a former UAAP Most Valuable Player, will be joining the Legends for its opening night lineup.

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  2. Fil-Ams hold balut-eating festival in NJRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2015 | ABS-CBN News

    ... on who can eat the most balut in the shortest possible time. The first ever balut eating contest at the Filipino-American Festival in Ridgefield, New Jersey challenged 10 contestants to eat 20 balut in the least possible time. "We used to eat a lot ...

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  3. Fil-Ams hold rockfest to build schools in PHRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2015 | ABS-CBN News

    Successful Filipinos in the east coast know how to party and when they do, they always think of their less privileged kababayans back home. The Filipino-American Amateur League in Connecticut or FALCONN holds an annual Rockfest for Charity event.

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  4. Pinoys in London remember 'Yolanda' with artRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2015 | ABS-CBN News

    A special Remembrance Day service was held on November 8 to pay tribute to those who have died fighting for Britain, and also to commemorate the second anniversary of Super Typhoon Yolanda which hit the Philippines two years ago. The service, held at the Temple Church, was attended by members of the British public, staff from the Philippine embassy, as well as various Filipino community leaders and representatives.

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  5. Filipino 'comfort women' survivors call for justice at Manila rallyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2015 | The Japan Times

    Six Filipino victims of alleged Japanese military sexual abuse during World War II staged a rally Thursday in front of the Japanese Embassy over what they say is the continuing disregard by the leaders of the Philippines and Japan of their plight and cries for justice. The members of Lila Pilipina reiterated their demand for justice from the Japanese government ahead of the arrival of Prime Minister Shinzo Abe for the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation meetings in Manila next week.

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  6. San Bruno CA: Through My Father's Eyes: The Filipino American...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2015 | Patch.com

    ... daughter, Janet Alvarado after his death. This exhibition offers a rare view into the daily life of the Filipino-American community in the post-World War II era in the Bay Area. Through My Father's Eyes debuted at the Smithsonian Institution's ...

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  7. Gold medal recognition for Fil-Am WW II vets soughtRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 12, 2015 | ABS-CBN News

    A high-ranking military officer and young Filipino-Americans are calling on the entire nation to honor Filipino World War II veterans by properly recognizing their services in the war. Fil-Am college students proudly marched alongside Filipino World War II veterans who continue to fight for recognition for their services.

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  8. Tommy willing to wait forever for MihoRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 9, 2015 | ABS-CBN News

    ... love story. It all started when Nishida, who has trouble speaking English, caught the fancy of Esguerra, a Filipino-American who also has problems speaking in Filipino. Their hilarious exchanges were a hit, with viewers online dubbing their love ...

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  9. Our soldiers and veterans on Veterans DayRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2015 | CNN

    It perturbs much each time a report comes around about our underpaid soldiers back in the homeland being ill-equipped with faulty armaments, worn-out boots, substandard helmets, inadequate food ration and such other essentials of soldiering even when they are in the field of battle. In contrast, the United States military is not sparing in caution, resources, armaments and training to equip and protect its soldiers in whatever conflict they are in.

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  10. 'Heneral Luna' inspires renewed patriotism among Fil-AmsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2015 | ABS-CBN News

    As movie goers packed theaters for either the new James Bond or Peanuts film, Filipino-Americans opted for the historical biopic "Heneral Luna." A mix of young and old were in attendance for the sold-out show at Century Theaters at Tanforan Mall in San Bruno, California.

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  11. Alaska to face Mahindra, Ginebra in back-to-back Dubai gamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2015 | ABS-CBN News

    Alaska Milk will try to stay unbeaten when they face two different teams in two consecutive days at the Al Wasl Stadium in Dubai this weekend. The Aces, which beat the Blackwater Elite last week, will first tackle Manny Pacquiao's Mahindra Enforcers early Friday morning before taking on the Ginebra Gin Kings the next day.

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  12. JFAV to lead Fil-Am vets rally Nov. 11Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2015 | Weekend Balita

    The Justice League based in Los Angeles or the Justice for Filipino American Veterans, an alliance of veterans' organizations, community advocates, youth and students announced that they will march for the fourth time in 15 years on Veterans Day, Wednesday November 11 in Hollywood, Los Angeles. The Justice League with 34 organizations endorsing the mass action on November 11 will dramatize and remind America of their broken promises and unfulfilled pledges to our veterans and relatives for the last 70 years.

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  13. Bishop hits gay sex in drugs broadsideRead the original story

    Nov 8, 2015 | The Standard

    Michael Yeung Ming-cheung, auxiliary bishop in Hong Kong, said this in defending Cardinal John Tong Hon's recent remarks on the gay-rights movement. About 10,000 people took part in the annual gay pride march on Saturday the biggest turnout yet.

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  14. PH autistic artists' creations showcased in NY fashion showRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 8, 2015 | ABS-CBN News

    NEW YORK CITY When you combine New York City's love for fashion with the spirit of giving, what happens is a fashion show of wearable works of art, inspired by the masterpieces of Filipino national artists, benefiting the Autism Hearts Foundation. Lynda Borromeo, founder and president of Autism Hearts Foundation said, "From Joya, from Amorsolo, Baldemor, Zalameda I'm wearing a Baldemor, the Houses, and I'm wearing Oscar Zalameda on 'Women on the Rice fields'.

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  15. Indy International Festival creates a place like homeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2015 | The Indianapolis Star

    Indy International Festival creates a place like home Annual festival recognizes and emphasizes Indiana's foreign cultures for 39 years Check out this story on IndyStar.com: http://indy.st/1NAK9lu Charlotte Tolentino and Maria Spragg volunteered at the Mabuhay Philippine Cultural Community Booth at the Indy International Festival, Saturday, Nov. 7, 2015. Charlotte Tolentino spun a small globe and pointed to a cluster of islands just below Japan and Taiwan for two young boys to see.

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  16. The C2SV 2015 logo, designed by Daniel Lazo.Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2015 | Metroactive

    ... logo for the Filipino Youth Coalition; and a logo used by a candidate running for secretary of Akbayan, a Filipino-American organization at San Jose State University. Much of Lazo's work has the sleek, so-called "flat" aesthetic commonly seen in ...

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  17. Thousands of Filipinos in UAE take heed & take charge of their financial future at TFC Fil Expo 2015Read the original story

    Nov 4, 2015 | PR Log

    Financial experts led by Francis Colayco, Filipino community leaders, government execs plus Kapamilya stars inspire over 5,000 kabayans in their journey towards financial freedom DUBAI MEDIA CITY, UAE - Nov. 5, 2015 - PRLog -- Service took on another form as ABS-CBN TFC - a global brand that offers, among others, the world's most widely distributed premium and on demand channel showing Filipino content on multiple platforms - gathered thousands of Filipinos to offer valuable financial and investment opportunities at the recently held 3rd TFC Filipino Expo 2015 at the Le Meridien Hotel, UAE.

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  18. Donaire wants to fight Ukraine's LomachenkoRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2015 | ABS-CBN News

    ... about the deal. I've had some setbacks, but I've put myself in good position with this deal," said the Filipino-American. "We want to fight the best fighters Top Rank has to offer, and it says in the contract that Top Rank will try to make fights ...

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  19. WCH Publicity Ambassador Shariar Nafees Made an Official Visit to the ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2015 | CNN

    Dhaka- Nov. 3, 2015- One of the hardworking Publicity Ambassadors of We Care for Humanity, Mr. Shariar Nafees met up with His Excellency Vicente Vivencio T. Bandillo, Ambassador of the Philippines in Bangladesh this morning in Dhaka. Mr. Nafees made an introduction to the Ambassador about WCH, its mission and vision and explained its humanitarian activities in Bangladesh.

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  20. San Francisco honors first Fil-Am Olympic gold medalistRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2015 | ABS-CBN News

    SAN FRANCISCO A bronze plaque, the first of its kind in San Francisco, was recently unveiled to honor Filipina American Olympic gold medalist Victoria Manalo Draves. Draves was the first Filipino American to win an Olympic gold medal and the first American to win two gold medals in the springboard and platform diving competition in the 1948 Olympics.

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