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.
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
Police Seek Identity Of Manila Casino Attacker After 36 DiePhilippine police say the attacker was a tall, English-speaking white man with a mustache. They say he carried an assault rifle, and that he used gasoline to start a casino fire that caused clouds of smoke that left at least 36 people dead Friday morning in a sprawling entertainment complex in Manila.
Suspected Gunman In Manila Resort Attack Found DeadA resort in Manila was placed on lockdown early Friday following reports of gunfire and explosions at the hotel and casino complex in the Philippine capital.
Duterte Declares Martial Law In Southern PhilippinesPhilippine President Rodrigo Duterte's spokesman says he has declared martial rule in the country's south for 60 days.
Bay Area Woman Raised By 'Lola' Shocked By Story Of Her SlaveryA preschool director in Berkeley said she is shocked to learn the full story about how her family secretly had a slave.
Trump's Invitation To Philippine President Slammed Over Human Rights RecordHuman Rights Watch and other critics reacted with alarm Monday at Trump's invitation to Duterte to visit the White House.
Magnitude 6.8 Earthquake Strikes Southern PhilippinesA magnitude 6.8 earthquake struck the southern part of the Philippines, according to the U.S. Geological Survey.
Filipino Survivors of Bataan Death March Mark 75th Anniversary in San FranciscoOn Saturday a dwindling band of veterans of World War II met at the Presidio of San Francisco to honor the soldiers who died on the infamous Bataan Death March.