The 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.
A 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.
A 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.
A Burbank man is among a group of registered nurses departing Monday for the Philippines to provide medical support in the aftermath of Typhoon Haiyan.
Fifty tons of much-needed medical supplies departed from Los Angeles this weekend for the victims of Typhoon Haiyan.
Students at Catholic elementary schools in the Los Angeles Archdiocese are being asked to each bring a dollar to class Monday for Philippine relief efforts.
Mammoth Medical Missions was among the first groups to reach the Philippines to help people in that typhoon-stricken country.
The 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 and KCAL9 are teaming up with the Red Cross to raise funds for victims of Typhoon Haiyan.
As 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.
Officials say the death toll in the wake of the typhoon that ripped through the country Friday could reach 10,000.
A group of more than a dozen local volunteers, mostly military veterans, are scheduled to land in the Philippines Monday to aid with search-and-rescue efforts in the typhoon-ravaged country.
Southern Californians are reacting to the impact of Typhoon Haiyan on the Philippines.
Hundreds in Los Angeles pounded the pavement on Sunday during a 5K walk to raise funds for the victims and survivors of Typhoon Haiyan.
A Customs and Border Protection officer at Los Angeles International Airport has been arrested on suspicion of illegally exporting weapons from the United States to the Philippines.