After Crude Language Flap, Philippine President Meets With ObamaThe brief meeting took a little sting out of the soured relations caused by Duterte's intemperate language in referring to Obama earlier this week.
Philippine President Curses Obama; White House Cancels MeetingPhilippine President Rodrigo Duterte expressed regret Tuesday over his foul-mouthed remark while referring to President Barack Obama,
Philippine Market Blast Leaves 12 Dead, 24 WoundedAn explosion killed at least 12 people and wounded at least 24 at a night market in President Rodrigo Duterte's hometown in the southern Philippines.
Peninsula Teenager Supports Filipino Orphans
Facebook Inadvertently Declares State Of War In Philippines With Independence Day MessageFacebook issued an apology after inadvertently declaring a state of war in the Philippines with an Independence Day message.
San Jose Man Convicted On Sex Tourism, Obstruction ChargesFederal prosecutors say evidence showed that Michael Lindsay frequently traveled from San Francisco to the Philippines to have sex with a 13-year-old girl.
Tough-Talking 'Trump' Of Philippines Poised To Win Presidential ElectionA brash and tough-talking mayor who has pledged to kill suspected criminals and end crime within six months looked set to become the next president of the Philippines after taking an overwhelming lead in an unofficial vote count in Monday's elections.
San Francisco Supes Approve Filipino Heritage District In SoMaThe San Francisco Board of Supervisors adopted a resolution Tuesday to establish a Filipino Cultural Heritage District in the city’s South of Market neighborhood.
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Slow-Moving Super Typhoon Koppu Slams Into Philippines, 1000s EvacuatedSlow-moving Typhoon Koppu blew ashore with fierce wind in the northeastern Philippines early Sunday, toppling trees and knocking out power and communications.
Bay Area Volunteers Support Better Education In The PhilippinesMillions of books and tons of school supplies have made their way from the Bay Area to the Philippines thanks to a Walnut Creek couple who wanted to make a difference for children they came across decades ago.
Bay Area Researchers Find 100 Never-Before-Seen Sea Creatures In The PhilippinesA team of Bay Area scientists traveled to the Philippines, dove to great depths and used all kinds of clever equipment to discover sea creatures never seen before.