Filipino Activist Claims He Was Given Weapons, Tortured At SFOA human rights activist who was attempting to visit the U.S. from the Philippines last week claims he was supplied with weapons and tortured by federal agents during a 28-hour detention at San Francisco International Airport.
Filipino Activist Denied Entry To U.S. Returns To ManilaAn activist entering the U.S. at San Francisco International Airport this week for a speaking tour addressing a human rights crisis in the Philippines was detained by customs, denied entry and sent back to Manila, according to his colleagues.
Filipino Activist Detained At Airport For Removal From U.S.Human rights advocates protesting at San Francisco International Airport say a Filipino activist visiting the U.S. for a speaking tour was detained on arrival and is scheduled to be removed from the country later Wednesday.
Philippine Volcano Spews Lava Fountains, 56,000 People FleeThe Philippines’ most active volcano spewed fountains of red-hot lava and massive ash plumes anew Tuesday in a dazzling but increasingly dangerous eruption that has sent more than 56,000 villagers fleeing to evacuation centers.
Sacramento Pilot Sentenced For Buying Filipino Children For Rape, PornDistrict Judge John Mendez said he was sickened by the crimes committed by Michael Carey Clemans, 57, of Sacramento.
Bay Area Man Who Survived WWII Bataan Death March Dies At 100A San Francisco Bay Area man who survived the infamous 1942 Bataan Death March and symbolized the thousands of unheralded Filipinos who fought alongside American forces during World War II has died at age 100.
Fire Races Through Philippine Mall, Dozens Feared Trapped, DeadPhilippine officials say a fire gutted a shopping mall in a southern city and some two dozen employees may have been trapped inside.
Death Toll Mounts After Tropical Storm Tembin Lashes PhilippinesMost of the deaths from the storm were in the hard-hit provinces of Lanao del Norte and Lanao del Sur and on the Zamboanga Peninsula, according to an initial government report.
Trump Embraces Philippine Leader Duterte Amid Human Rights ConcernsPresident Donald Trump opted Monday to publicly prioritize strategic interests over human rights, declining to shine a spotlight on the violent drug war overseen by his Philippine host.
Strong But Deep Earthquake Shakes Manila, Northern PhilippinesA strong but deep earthquake struck the northern Philippines early Friday afternoon and was felt in Manila.
Plan Your Trip of A LifetimeThere are countless reasons to want to visit the Philippines. The beaches, the culture, the food, the nightlife, and of course, the people all contribute to the splendor and beauty that embodies this wondrous land of over 7,000 Islands...
Veronica De La Cruz Visits Vallejo Pista Sa Nayon 2017KPIX 5 & Bay Area NightBeat News Anchor Veronica De La Cruz made a special appearance at the Vallejo Pista Sa Nayon, Filipino Heritage Festival on Saturday, June 3, 2017 in Vallejo