A 28-year-old man was arrested and charged after assaulting a Filipino woman in Edmonton, Canada earlier this month.
The incident happened at an apartment complex on the west side of Edmonton on July 6 at around 9:15 p.m. when the suspect, identified as Rylee Dodd, spewed racist remarks at Patricia Medrano, according to the Daily Hive.
Filipino Man Claims Bus Passengers Racially Harassed Him for Speaking His Native Language in Vancouver
A Filipino man living in Canada took to Reddit to lament how he was subjected to verbal insults during a bus commute two weeks ago.
A COVID-19 survivor made headlines this week for his treatment bill that reached a whopping $1.1 million.
Background: Michael Flor, 70, grew up in a mixed-race home in the Central District of Seattle. His father was from the Philippines and his mother was from Germany. He is married to Elisa Del Rosario, who is also Filipino.
In the United Arab Emirates (UAE), a Good Samaritan from the Philippines is inspiring the world through generosity and love for her countrymen in need.
The story: Feby Dela Peña, an unemployed Filipina in Dubai, has been cooking and distributing free meals to her fellow Filipinos in the past few weeks. She believes that while her family doesn’t have much, this should not be a reason for not helping others.
Singer Michael Bublé fulfilled his late grandfather’s dying wish to give the house he built to his Filipina caregiver so she would have a place of her own.
The heartwarming moment was featured in an episode of HGTV’s “Celebrity IOU” on May 4, according to The Georgia Straight.
Nurse Celia Yap-Banago passed away on April 21, a week before she was supposed to retire after caring for a COVID-19 patient at the Research Medical Center in Kansas City, Missouri.
Yap-Banago, 69, is the sixth Filipino nurse to contract the virus, according to Views From the Edge.
A Filipino American nurse passed away after fighting on the front lines against the COVID-19 pandemic in the United States.
Ali Dennis Guillermo died on April 8 in the Intensive Care Unit of the Long Island Community Hospital, where he had been working since coming to the U.S. in 2004, according to Views From The Edge.
The husband of the first reported fatality linked to COVID-19 in Los Angeles County has been refused testing for the virus.
When 72-year-old Roddy found his 68-year old wife Loretta unresponsive on March 9, he tried everything he could to revive her. In his panic, he performed mouth-to-mouth resuscitation and chest compression as she no longer had a pulse, the Los Angeles Times reports.
Nickelodeon’s “Blues Clues & You” is getting a second season and Josh’s “lola,” which means “grandmother” in Filipino, will be joining the show.
The network ordered a second season with Josh Dela Cruz, who began his tenure as the host of the rebooted children’s show in November.
A Filipino boyband has sparked some unintentional fuss online after tweeting “Hello, Negros,” which references the name of an island in the Philippines.
SB19, the first Filipino idol group promoted by a Korean entertainment company, recently held a concert in the scenic province of Negros, which is part of the Visayas region.
Social media users are calling Filipino surfer Roger Casugay a hero after he saved his fellow competitor, Arip Nurhidayat from Indonesia, during the semi-final round at the 2019 SEA Games in the Philippines.
The heroic moment occurred on Dec. 6, when the two surfers competed in a one-on-one race, according to Quartz.
Everyone on the planet knows Manny Pacquiao. The Filipino boxing legend has become much more than a boxer in his country and to his legion of fans across the world.
Pacquiao’s greatness and moral qualities have made him an inspiration to many people. Among the people Pacquiao has inspired are his countrymen who train in mixed martial arts at Team Lakay in the Philippines.