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LA2050 launches its third My LA2050 Grants Challenge to turn dreams of a better Los Angeles into reality LOS ANGELES – Today, LA2050 will launch its third My LA2050 Grants Challenge, a $1,000,000 crowdsourced competition that supports creative ideas to improve Los Angeles. LA2050...

High Fees hold back green card holders

800,000 immigrants primed for citizenship in LA County By Abner Galino In Los Angeles County, close to 800,000 lawful permanent residents (LPRs) or green card holders are eligible to become American citizens but just about half of them would take the time to make that happen....

Bianca Manalo admits relationship with Fabio Ide

Beauty queen-turned-actress Bianca Manalo, one of the stars of the hit primetime series “On The Wings of Love,” confirmed her rumored relationship with Brazilian-Japanese model Fabio Ide. The 27-year-old Manalo admitted that she has been seeing Ide for more than a month no...

Pinoys to demand for accountability, inclusive growth beyond 2016: Aquino

MANILA (Mabuhay) – As an offshoot of his six-year stint at Malacañang, President Benigno Aquino III on Friday said that Filipinos will continue to demand for good governance and inclusive growth even after he steps down in 2016. “We see today a people who have felt the effects of...

Palace shrugs off VP Binay’s proposal to remove PNP from DILG supervision

MANILA (Mabuhay) – Malacañang on Friday brushed aside Vice President Jejomar Binay’s proposal to remove the Philippine National Police (PNP) under the supervision of the Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG). Deputy presidential spokesperson Abigail Valte sa...

Basilan court declares Abu Sayyaf a terrorist group

MANILA (Mabuhay) — The Abu Sayyaf Group (ASG) is now officially recognized as a terrorist group under the Human Security Act of 2007. This was after Judge Danilo Bucoy of the Regional Trial Court Branch 9 in Isabela City, Basilan granted a request from the Department of...

Poe camp insists disqualification case a ploy to prevent her from running

MANILA (Mabuhay) – The camp of Senator Grace Poe said Friday the disqualification case filed against the lawmaker was a mere ploy to prevent her from seeking higher office in 2016. In a statement, lawyer Alexander Poblador, Poe’s counsel, said the case filed by defeated 2013...

Jodi proud of son Thirdy’s school awards

Jodi Sta. Maria took to social media to share how proud she is of her only son Thirdy for excelling in school “in spite of everything we have been through as a little family.” On Instagram, Sta. Maria shared a collage showing the three commendations Thirdy got from his school. In...