Boxer Nonito Donaire Jr. lacked his usual flash and flare and was beaten to the punch for much of twelve rounds by Guillermo Rigondeaux on Saturday night at the Radio City Music Hall in New York City New York.
Donaire, a Filipino American from the San Francisco Bay Area, could not deliver the knockout left hook or the excitement level he had promised and lost the WBO junior featherweight crown and his 30-fight winning streak in an upset to the hard-punching southpaw via unanimous decision.More >
By Jane Obana | FilAm Star Correspondent
Senator Grace Poe who recently declared her pursuit for the presidential post leads the recent Pulse Asia Survey. The survey conducted on Septemer 18-24 shows Poe leading the numbers with a rating of 26% followed by former DILG Secretary and Liberal Party Standard bearer Mar Roxas II with 20%,sliding to the third post with less than a point,Vice President Jejomar Binay with 19% and filling the 4th place with 16% is Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte.
The recent survey result was a product from 2,400 respondents who were asked to choose among a list of names the President they will vote for if ever the election will be conducted today and the said names listed are official candidates. The respondents were also given the freedom to write the name of the candidate who are not on the list.
With the sole desire to rid the country of corruption, crime and illegal drugs, a group of businessmen has pledged P1 billion to fund the presidential campaign of Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte.
Six years after ending a health care program for its undocumented residents, on September 22 the Contra Costa County Board of Supervisors voted 4 to 1 to restore it as a one-year pilot program
Contra Costa Cares is not a full-scope health care program, but it will provide 3,000 undocumented county residents preventive health care and limited primary care so visits to