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Navy ship to be named for Filipino sailor Telesforo Trinidad

Sun Star 20 May 2022
Fireman Telesforo De La Cruz Trinidad is the only Filipino in the US Navy to be awarded the Medal of Honor ... They said a named ship would also honor the tens of thousands of Filipinos and Americans of Filipino descent who have served in the US Navy since 1901, when the Philippines was a United States territory.
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Soon-to-be-built US naval destroyer named after Filipino born in Aklan

Manila Bulletin 20 May 2022
ILOILO CITY – A soon-to-be-built naval destroyer in the United States will be named after a Filipino sailor who was born in Aklan ... The May 19 announcement came a year after a Filipino-American advocacy group started lobbying for the recognition of Trinidad’s heroic role on board the USS San Diego in January 1915 during a routine test and training.
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US Navy names destroyer after Filipino Medal of Honor recipient

News-Press Now 20 May 2022
The US Navy is honoring the only Filipino to be awarded the Medal of Honor, America's highest decoration for military valor, by naming a new warship after him ... Eight years later, the United States acquired the Philippines from Spain under the Treaty of Paris, which formally ended the Spanish-American War.
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Sixty years of Sotogrande: buy from £300,000 at the only resort in Spain with a private beach

The Times/The Sunday Times 20 May 2022
In 1962, when the Beatles first hit the charts and London was battling a severe smog, the American-Filipino businessman Joseph McMicking and his wife ...
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Fil-Am rapper Saweetie gets real about mental health, life hacks

The Philippine Star 20 May 2022
Filipino-American rapper Saweetie shared her life hacks to taking care of her mental health and continuing to grow in life, in an interview with People Magazine ....
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Skelton: Attorney General race is worthy of California voters’ attention

The Mercury News 20 May 2022
Except for governor, the most important statewide elective office in California is attorney general. And there’ll be a pivotal vote on the job in the June 7 primary ... Citizens can vote for any candidate, regardless of their party registration ... Bonta, 49, has an American dream story ... And he’s California’s first Filipino American attorney general ... Opinion.
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George Skelton: California attorney general is one of few key races on the ballot. It's ...

Finger Lakes Times 20 May 2022
SACRAMENTO, Calif.Except for governor, the most important statewide elective office in California is attorney general. And there'll be a pivotal vote on the job in the June 7 primary ... The attorney general is powerful ... From there, Warren became U.S ... Bonta, 49, has an American dream story ... And he's California's first Filipino American attorney general ... .
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Summer of ’72: How ‘The Godfather,’ the Rolling Stones, a chess battle and more shaped ...

Finger Lakes Times 20 May 2022
The band founded by Filipino American sisters June and Jean Millington was a favorite artists such as David Bowie and acknowledged influence on all-female rock bands such as the Runaways and the Go Gos that followed ... The American video game company Atari incorporates in California.
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5 Asian American musicians for your playlist

Daily Emerald 19 May 2022
May is Asian American Pacific Islander Heritage Month, which honors Americans descended from Asian continents and the Pacific Islands of Melanesia, Micronesia and Polynesia. While Asian Americans should be celebrated year round, this month is meant to highlight their stories ... Born from a Filipino mother and Black father, Gabi Wilson — known as H.E.R.
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The end of the Yellows and Pinks, and what it means

The Manila Times 19 May 2022
31 million ... Most Filipinos aren't really partisans, in contrast to Americans who would identify themselves as members either of the Democratic Party or Republican Party. Most of those who voted for Leni will be patriots, who would now be hoping that the BBM presidency succeeds which success after all means the upliftment of Filipinos' well-being.
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'Banaag at Sikat' goes global

The Manila Times 19 May 2022
In 1902, Isabelo de los Reyes — a radical scholar, propagandist and founder of the Philippine Independent Church — started the Union Obrera Democratica, the first labor union against the American colonizers ... After the Americans defeated the Filipinos in a long and bloody war, the second wave of colonization began ... The American won the case.
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PH's Richardson rules 100-meter dash

The Manila Times 19 May 2022
FILIPINO American Kayla Richardson crowned herself the fastest woman in the 31st Southeast Asian (SEA) Games at the My Dinh National Stadium in Hanoi, Vietnam on Wednesday ... "I can't complain. I'm so grateful ... As of 8 p.m ... The Filipinos trailed 1-2 in the first three frames but rallied to win the fourth frame, 57-49, and forced the shoot-off ... ....
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California attorney general is one of few key races on the ballot. It’s worth our attention

The Los Angeles Times 19 May 2022
SACRAMENTO — . Except for governor, the most important statewide elective office in California is attorney general. And there’ll be a pivotal vote on the job in the June 7 primary ... Democratic Atty. Gen ... The attorney general is powerful ... Bonta, 49, has an American dream story ... And he’s California’s first Filipino American attorney general ... Atty.
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A ‘no party preference’ prosecutor could shake up California attorney general’s race

The Los Angeles Times 19 May 2022
As a prosecutor, Anne Marie Schubert has thrived on being able to pull off what seemed impossible. Schubert, who has served as Sacramento County’s district attorney for eight years, has a reputation for poring over long-forgotten cases and detailed DNA evidence ... 8 ballot ... Gen ... Gavin Newsom last year as the first Filipino American to hold the job ... Atty.
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Today’s Headlines: U.S. offers Sweden security guarantees as the war in Ukraine enters a new phase

The Los Angeles Times 19 May 2022
Plus, the U.S ... But Americans elsewhere should also take notice, officials said ... Gavin Newsom last year as the first Filipino American to hold the job ... military investigation found that American troops did not violate the law of war or deliberately cause civilian casualties in the airstrike, which killed dozens of people including women and children.

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