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Calif.’s Fil-Am chief justice vows to resist ICE arrest in courthouses

Admirers mill around California Supreme Court Chief Justice Tani G. Cantil-Sakauye (center) after her talk at the Don Edwards lecture series in San Jose State University. INQUIRER/Jun Nucum SAN JOSE, California — The Filipina American chief justice of the California ...

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Fil-Am elected president of San Francisco Board of Education

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KILALANIN: Fil-Am, nagkamit ng higit 70 panalo sa larangan ng cycling

Isa si Coryn Rivera sa mga tinitingala ngayon sa larangan ng women’s cycling. Kahanga-hanga ang kaniyang rekord dahil sa pagkapanalo sa higit 70 karera sa Amerika sa apat na disiplina ng cycling. Nagpa-Patrol, Dyan Castillejo. TV Patrol, Lunes, 8 Enero ...

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Gay Fil-Am mayor is a first for El Cerrito, California

El Cerrito, California Mayor Gabriel Quinto. EL CERRITO, California — Councilmember Gabriel Quinto will be named mayor of this city for 2018 during the reorganization of the city council on Tuesday, December 19, at 7:00 p.m.  at El Cerrito City ...

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Fil-Am ballroom dancers at the heart of new play

Linda Faigao-Hall (center) with writers Francisco Sionil Jose (left) and Mario Miclat. CONTRIBUTED NEW YORK — Linda Faigao-Hall’s new play about Filipino American ballroom dancers in Queens, New York, “Dance Me!,” will have a staged reading this December by Ensemble ...

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Fil-Am lawyer is a spark of hope for domestic violence survivors

  Tia Katrina Taruc-Myers. CONTRIBUTED  “You are my sunshine, my only sunshine. You make me happy when skies are gray, You’ll never know dear how much I love you. Please don’t take my sunshine away.” ADVERTISEMENT As a child, Tia ...

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Netflix's Fil-Am comedian Jo Koy adds another Manila show

Jo Koy, a comedian whose show airs on Netflix and is popular for his jokes about growing up with his Filipino mother in the US, has added another show in Manila. Jo Koy is originally scheduled to perform at The ...

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70 years after WWII, 100-year-old Fil-Am vet’s fight hasn’t ended

Guerrilla veteran Celestino Almeda, 100, is still fighting for recognition by the United States. CONTRIBUTED ARLINGTON, Virginia — There was a brief silence before Celestino Almeda could finally speak. Then his voice cracked as he recalled the haunting sights, sounds ...

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WATCH: Fil-Am Angelica Hale gets standing ovation in 'AGT' finale

[embedded content] MANILA – Filipino-American singer Angelica Hale from Atlanta, Georgia wowed judges after delivering a powerful performance of Clean Bandit’s “Symphony.” On Tuesday night (Wednesday morning in Manila), Hale’s final act received a standing ovation from the audience and ...

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Fil-Am Trent Beram, instant celebrity sa mga karera

[embedded content] Kahit hindi naabot ang target sa SEA Games, marami pa ring kahanga-hangang tagumpay mula sa mga Pinoy athlete. Isa na rito ang tagumpay ng Fil-Am na si Trent Beram na naging instant star sa track at kaisa-isang double ...

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