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  • GOP TRIES TO COURT ASIAN VOTERS

    by - May 16, 2013
    By Steve Angeles, ABS-CBN North America Bureau May 16, 2013 LOS ANGELES–With the Philippine elections over, Filipinos are back into focusing on American politics, celebrating Asian American history month with the Republican Party as it tries...
  • FILIPINO FAMILY REBUILDS POST-SANDY

    by - May 16, 2013
    By Don Tagala, ABS CBN North America Bureau May 16, 2013 JERSEY SHORE, NEW JERSEY – For the past six months since Super Storm Sandy plowed into New Jersey’s coastline, the goal of Seaside Heights community...
  • TAKING FILIPINO FOOD TO U.S. MAINSTREAM

    by - May 16, 2013
    In his mission to steer Filipino food toward the mainstream, food blogger Marvin Gapultos jumped behind the wheel of one of LA’s first Flipino food trucks, “The Manila Machine.” Now his drive to promote Pinoy cuisine...
  • OFFICIAL USA OAV RESULTS

    by - May 16, 2013
    By Balitang America Staff Redwood City, Calif – The results of the official canvass of election returns from across the United States released by the Embassy on Wednesday show administration candidates taking 10 of the 12...
  • FANS REACT TO PACQUIAO MAULING ALLEGATIONS

    by - May 15, 2013
    By Bev Llorente, ABS-CBN North America Bureau May 15, 2013 LAS VEGAS, Nevada — Filipino boxing fans here could not believe allegations that re-electionist congressman Manny Pacquiao allegedly attacked a barangay official in General Santos City....
  • STRICTER STUDENT VISA RULES IN NEW IMMIGRATION BILL

    by - May 15, 2013
    By Troy Espera, ABS CBN North America Bureau May 15, 2013 Redwood City, Calif – The senate panel tackling the controversial immigration bill unanimously agreed to get stricter on keeping tabs on foreign students while in...
  • OBAMA: ACTING TAX AGENCY COMMISSIONER HAS RESIGNED

    by - May 15, 2013
    Associated Press May 15, 2013 WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama on Wednesday announced the resignation of the top official at the federal tax agency following a controversy over the targeting of conservative political groups for...
  • WHY FILIPINOS IN AMERICA VOTED THE WAY THEY DID

    by - May 15, 2013
    May 15, 2013 What factors contributed to the voting choices made by Filipinos living in America? Community leader Rodel Rodis talks to Balitang America and gave his insight on the psyche of overseas voters living in...
  • HOW FILIPINOS IN CANADA VOTED

    by - May 14, 2013
    By Marieton Pacheco, ABS CBN North America Bureau May 14, 2013 Vancouver – It was a shorter counting of ballots for overseas absentee voting across Canada. Partial unofficial results showed similar tallies across the three posts...
  • COUNTING VOTES ACROSS THE STATES

    by - May 14, 2013
    By Steve Angeles, ABS-CBN North America Bureau May 14, 2013 LOS ANGELES–In their team t-shirts, the day began at 2am Monday morning and they managed to finish counting some 3,654 ballots by Monday evening. But by...