Jordan Clarkson Set To Represent Philippines In FIBA Asia TourneyThe Los Angeles Lakers have cleared point-guard Jordan Clarkson to play for the Philippines national team during FIBA international play.
Feds Seek $12.5M In California Assets From Businesswoman At Center Of Philippines Corruption CaseThe agency filed a civil forfeiture complaint, contending that Janet Lim Napoles bought the assets for herself and her daughters with a decade's worth of stolen money intended to fight poverty in the Philippines.
Former USC Professor Gets 5 Years In Prison For Traveling To Philippines For Sex With BoysA former USC professor of gender and sexuality studies who was once one of FBI’s Ten Most Wanted fugitives was sentenced Monday to five years behind bars for flying to the Philippines to have sex with underage boys he met online.
Lakewood Man Charged For Alleged Drunken Assault On Flight AttendantA Southland man who allegedly assaulted a flight crew member on a weekend flight from the Philippines to Los Angeles faced Tuesday a federal charge of interfering with a flight crew.
Burbank Nurse Heads To Philippines For Typhoon Relief EffortA Burbank man is among a group of registered nurses departing Monday for the Philippines to provide medical support in the aftermath of Typhoon Haiyan.
50 Tons Of Medical Supplies Head For Typhoon-Ravaged PhilippinesFifty tons of much-needed medical supplies departed from Los Angeles this weekend for the victims of Typhoon Haiyan.
LA Catholic School Students Asked To Bring $1 For Philippines AidStudents at Catholic elementary schools in the Los Angeles Archdiocese are being asked to each bring a dollar to class Monday for Philippine relief efforts.
Group Of Health Professionals From Mammoth Among First To Aid Typhoon-Stricken PhilippinesMammoth Medical Missions was among the first groups to reach the Philippines to help people in that typhoon-stricken country.
Navy Hospital Ship Being Loaded Up To Help Typhoon-Ravaged PhilippinesThe Navy's hospital ship will soon be on its way to the typhoon-ravaged Philippines, bringing medical supplies, doctors and help for the sick and injured.
CBS2/KCAL9 Team Up With Red Cross To Raise Funds For Typhoon VictimsCBS2 and KCAL9 are teaming up with the Red Cross to raise funds for victims of Typhoon Haiyan.
At LAX, Stories Of Hope And Horror About Typhoon-Ravaged PhilippinesAs members of the military veterans relief group Team Rubicon left Los Angeles for the Philippines Tuesday, local residents returned home from the devastation of Typhoon Haiyan.
How You Can Help: Philippines Relief Efforts Underway Officials say the death toll in the wake of the typhoon that ripped through the country Friday could reach 10,000.