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British lawyer to run 500km for cancer-stricken Pinay's son

Singapore-based British lawyer Isabelle Claisse will run a total of 500 kilometers to raise funds for the medication of the cancer-stricken son of her Filipina maid, according to a report by The Strait Times.  Claisse earlier shaved her head to ...

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PBB housemates, bibiyahe na sa ibang bansa

[embedded content] Makaka-biyahe na rin ang tatlong celebrity housemates ng Pinoy Big Brother na na-hold kanina sa Immigration. First time ito na sa ibang bansa titira ang housemates ni kuya. Bandila, July 05, 2016, Martes Let’s block ads! (Why?) Global ...

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Mga stranded na OFW, nagbenta ng dugo para magpadala sa pamilya

[embedded content] Ilang stranded na OFW sa isang kumpanya sa Saudi Arabia ang napilitan nang magbenta ng dugo para may maipadalang pera sa kanilang pamilya. Ang iba, nagkakalkal na lang ng basura para makakain. Bagama’t nagpapasalamat sila sa konting tulong ...

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Pia Wurtzbach, Geena Rocero honored for HIV/AIDS advocacies

Don Tagala, ABS-CBN North America News Bureau Posted at May 20 2016 07:09 PM [embedded content] NEW YORK – Miss Universe Pia Wurtzbach received an award at the Apicha Community Health Center’s benefit gala in New York for lending her ...

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Former homophobic Fil-Am pastor becomes LGBT advocate

Don Tagala, ABS-CBN North America News Bureau Posted at May 19 2016 06:25 PM [embedded content] NEW YORK – A New York organization came out with television ads featuring coming out stories from the point of view of parents of ...

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This Fil-Am 7th grader can spell better than you do

Bev Llorente, ABS-CBN North America News Bureau Posted at May 18 2016 06:41 PM [embedded content] LAS VEGAS – A Filipino American 7th grade student will be the only representative of Nevada to compete at the prestigious Scripps National Spelling ...

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Fil-Am LGBT members oppose US 'bathroom bill'

Don Tagala, ABS-CBN North News Bureau Posted at May 18 2016 03:48 PM [embedded content] NEW YORK – Some members of the Filipino LGBT community in New York said they are not taking the controversial ‘Bathroom Bill’ in North Carolina ...

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Royal pardon granted to 2 convicted OFWs in Oman

ABS-CBN News Posted at May 18 2016 11:50 AM MANILA – Two overseas Filipino workers convicted and serving their respective sentences for criminal offenses in Oman have been pardoned by His Majesty Sultan Qaboos bin Said. The Royal Pardon was ...

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Filipina teacher killed in Mozambique rebel ambush

Agence France-Presse Posted at May 17 2016 11:56 PM A fisherman cleans his boat beneath Maputo’s skyline in Mozambique this August 15, 2015 file photo. Grant Lee Neuenburg, Reuters A Filipina teacher was killed in an ambush on a passenger ...

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2016 overseas voting hits milestones: DFA-OVS

ABS-CBN News Posted at 17 May 2016 07:17 PM MANILA – The conduct of the 2016 Elections was an ‘unmitigated success for overseas voting’, the Department of Foreign Affairs-Overseas Voting Secretariat (DFA-OVS) said on Tuesday. The DFA-OVS said that one ...

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