Filipino-American Newswire (Page 2)

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  1. Transgender Models of Color You Should Know at NYFWRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 12 | Teen Vogue

    It's irrefutable that we have gone through - or some may say still going through - a transgender revolution in fashion. Season after season, more and more brands have increasingly cast transgender models with some casting directors saying it's just an effort to " cast beautiful models ," while designers like Becca McCharen's Chromat do it purposefully to weave a comprehensive idea of inclusion into the fabric of her brand.


  2. Embassy staff in US mobilized to aid Filipinos as Hurricane Irma hits FloridaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 11 | Manila Bulletin

    The government has mobilized the country's embassy staff in the United States to provide assistance to Filipinos who may be affected by Hurricane Irma now battering Florida. Presidential spokesman Ernesto Abella assured that they are closely monitoring the condition of Filipinos living in areas on the path of the powerful storm.


  3. Stay indoors, Palace urges Filipinos in FloridaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 9 | Sun-Star

    MALACAA'ANG urged Saturday the Filipino community in Florida, USA to remain safe to ensure their safety by staying indoors and avoiding "unnecessary" travels as Hurricane Irma is expected to make a landfall over the weekend. Presidential Spokesperson Ernesto Abella said the Department of Foreign Affairs , through the Honorary Consulate in Miami, was closely monitoring the situation in Florida.


  4. Libre: Barrister-solicitorRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 8 | Sun-Star

    WHEN I left for New Zealand in 2005, I bade farewell to my law practice as well as being a faculty member of the College of Law of the University of San Carlos. I had no inkling if I could gain employment again, as my concern was for my children to complete their studies and become professionals in their chosen field.


  5. Being an Ilokano Scholar in Filipino North AmericaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 8 | The Philipine Reporter

    When I first considered working in Filipino American Studies , I dreaded the prospect of having to recover my Tagalog. My family arrived in Scarborough when I was five years old.


  6. City Council says yes to Filipino TownRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 8 | Northwest Asian Weekly

    The Seattle City Council voted 8-0 on Sept. 5 to mention historic Filipino Town - alongside Chinatown, Japantown, and Little Saigon - in a resolution recognizing the history of the International District , in conjunction with an upzone of the neighborhood.


  7. APEX Express a " US Militarism and Intervention in the Asia PacificRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 7 | KPFA-FM Berkeley

    Tonight we will be talking about U.S. militarism and intervention in the Asia Pacific. Since Trump's presidency, the U.S. has has escalated bombings, airstrikes and troop deployments abroad and intensified repression at home.


  8. Pilot convicted of traveling to have sex with kidsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Sep 7 | Daily Mail

    California pilot, 57, convicted of traveling to the Philippines for sex with children and directed pedophile photo shoots via the internet from his Sacramento home The airline pilot traveled to the Philippines to engage in illicit sexual conduct, buying of children and to produce child pornography Authorities say Clemans conspired with a woman, who has not been publicly named, in the Philippines to produce child pornography beginning in 2014 A 57-year-old California man who worked as an airline pilot has been convicted of traveling to the Philippines to have sex with minors on Tuesday.


  9. Philippines: Govt pledges to assist citizens threatened with deportation by Trump policyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 6 | Asian Correspondent

    Philippines 'President Rodrigo Duterte stands at attention during a courtesy call with the Association of Southeast Asian Nations Economic Ministers in Manila, Philippines, September 6, 2017. Source: Reuters/Pool/Mark Cristino THE GOVERNMENT of the Philippines has given its assurances that it will extend assistance to Filipinos potentially deported because of President Donald Trump's decision to scrap a policy designed to allow undocumented migrant children to live legally in the US.


  10. Palace welcomes US commitment to return Balangiga bellsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 6 | Sun-Star

    ... bells were taken by the US forces from Balangiga town in Eastern Samar in 1901 as "war booties" during the Filipino-American war. Abella said the bells seized by the US must be returned because those are part of the Filipinos' national heritage. ...


  11. After outcry, Seattle City Council gives nod to 'historic Filipino Town'Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 5 | Seattle Times

    ... Chinatown ID , the words "historic Manilatown" were quietly removed . That change upset many in Seattle's Filipino-American community, including former Councilmember Dolores Sibonga, who spoke out at a council meeting the next week. "You essentially ...


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    Monday Sep 4 | ABS-CBN News

    ... genre as me so I've followed his releases for a while. His music is really good - the fact that we're both Filipino-American is kind of a coincidence. In fact, I didn't even realize it until after I'd already been listening to him for a while. But ...


  13. Metta Charity Run 2017 -- The Event Wrap UpRead the original story

    Apr 9, 2017 |

    SINGAPORE, Sept. 4, 2017 : Metta Charity Run 2017 in its 8th year running, saw great success for the event that was held on 26 August 2017 with over 1,200 runners and more than SGD100,000 raised.


  14. PH consulate lauds Filipinos offering their homes to countrymen in HoustonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 3 | Manila Bulletin

    ... more than a thousand miles away are offering their homes to kababayans in Houston. Other members of the Filipino-American community are also extending a helping hand to those affected by what has been described as one of the worst weather ...


  15. Regina celebrates Filipino festival Pistang PinoyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 2 | CBC News

    The celebration started with a parade from Massey Park to the University of Regina, where the actual festival kicked off. Called Pistang Pinoy, the festival is celebrated in towns across the Philippines.


  16. Filipino man held in alleged murder of Ibaraki student in 2004Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 2 | The Japan Times

    The Ibaraki Prefectural Police on Saturday arrested a Filipino man suspected of killing a 21-year-old woman in 2004. Taken into custody was Gifu resident Lampano Jerico Mori, 35. The police also plan to place two other Filipino men suspected as accomplices on an international wanted list.


  17. Green makes lieutenant governor bid officialRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 2 | West Hawaii Today

    Sen. Josh Green, who has represented Kona and Ka'u in the state Senate for close to a decade, announced his candidacy for lieutenant governor on Friday. Green, a physician, launched his campaign calling for a "day of service" and asking his supporters to spend time this Labor Day weekend volunteering.


  18. Farewell to 'angel with a paintbrush'Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 14, 2017 | The Mercury

    Mourners attended the funeral of Scott McColl at The Monastery: Parish of St Paul of the Cross at Urrbrae, on Saturday morning. Photo: Calum Robertson Scott McColl, a boy full of life's joys despite living with a disability, loved nothing more than to paint, draw, dance, read and indulge in photography, taking thousands of selfies.


  19. Fiesta Filipino, Pride Parade and Highland Games: What to do in Calgary this weekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 31 | CBC News

    ... CBC Homestretch's Tracy Fuller has some great suggestions for long weekend entertainment. Sam Milby, a Filipino-American actor, model, reality TV star and recording artist, is in Calgary for Fiesta Filipino this weekend! This marks the third year ...


  20. Ron Shearer: Eber C Smith, The Irascible Editor of Rossland's First Newspaper: Part 2Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 30 | Lake Cowichan Gazette

    Eber Smith, publisher/editor of the Evening Record , Rossland's first newspaper, had a caustic pen that often got him in trouble. In Texas, in 1887, it had almost proved fatal when a man whom he had insulted pursued him with a pistol.