Nonito Donaire successfully defended his super bantamweight title Saturday night by knocking out Jorge Arce in the third round. Donaire who is known as the Filipino Flash told USA Today. he was thinking about last week’s defeat of Manny Pacquiao the whole time.
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It was just for one night, but it was spectacular. It was the return of Linsanity. Jeremy #Lin had that look, that feeling that nothing could stop him. He scored 38 points against the San Antonio Spurs. But it happened when James Harden was on the bench with an ankle injury. The next night … Read more
Last season’s American Idol put runner up Jessica Sanchez on the map. But 2013 could be the year that catapults her into superstardom. Celeb Dirty Laundry reminds us of several new projects Jessica has on top, including a recurring role on the popular show Glee and a new album. . j.mp/W7eXwZ… Read more
The New York Times quoting a human rights advocate says a Korean Am tour guide, Kenneth Bae, has been arrested in North Korea and has been held for a month. The US State Department says its aware of the reports, but refused to confirm it citing privacy concerns. The arrest is reportedly linked to … Read more
Myrna Alforque Fontillas may not be a household name, but in Las Vegas, she’s the Wayne Newton of Filipino American culture. The Asian Journal reports that Fontillas has been honored with an Outstanding Woman of Style award. She co-founded the Filipiniana Dance Troupe of Las Vegas as well as the Filipiniana Cultural & Arts Foundation … Read more
Charice is known for her beautiful ballads and for being catapulted into fame by Oprah. But this rendition of a Whitney Houston tune is certain to add to her fan base. ABS CBN posted the performance on You Tube and in just two days, already had nearly 60,000 hits. http://j.mp/UlFVi9… Read more
If you find yourself combing through ads in the newspaper or on the internet for gift ideas, look no more. GMA has come up with the Obscure Pop Culture Gift Guide for Asian Americans. These gifts are items no self proclaimed hip Asian American should be without. See why the first gift on the list … Read more
Jeremy Lin has once again proven what an international sensation he has become. He was among the most top trending search terms in the Philippines on Google, according to GMA. American Idol runner up Jessica Sanchez also made the list.… Read more
The first Inaugural ball ever organized by Indian Americans will be held to celebrate the re-election of President Barack Obama, reports The Daily Pioneer . It will be held two days before he takes the oath of office for the 2nd time. The newly formed Indiaspora will be used to support Indian Americans at all … Read more
It pays to have the offices of the American Society of Landscape Architecture in your neighborhood. ASLA planners envision a greener Chinatown in Washington, DC. New bicycle safe lanes alongside pedestrian friendly streets are proposed. The plan would also include more sitting areas.