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Philippine limb donation effort growing

Tuesday - 11/26/2013, 05:50am EST

Tags: Philippines

WWII film event includes used limbs for Filipinos

A video production company is promoting its World War II documentary, "Rescue in the Philippines," with a Capitol Hill screening that includes a donation of used prosthetic limbs to the typhoon-battered nation.

Tuesday - 11/12/2013, 06:31am EST

Tags: 3 Roads Communications, typhoon, Philippines, Ability Prosthetics and Orthotics, Physicians for Peace

Local disaster response deploys to Philippines

More than 50 calls have come in locally from those worried about a loved one in the Philippines hit by a typhoon.

Tuesday - 11/12/2013, 03:25am EST

Tags: typhoon, Philippines, Megan Cloherty

Virginia steps up to provide relief to typhoon-hit Philippines

Two benefit concerts in Virginia this weekend will send donations to provide disaster aid to the people of the Philippines in the wake of one of the world's largest typhoons.

Monday - 11/11/2013, 01:06am EST

Tags: typhoon, disaster aid, benefit concert, Virginia Beach, Va., thomas warren, Philippines


Barry requests meeting with Philippines ambassador

D.C. Councilmember Marion Barry says he has requested a formal meeting with the Philippines ambassador after the former mayor criticized local hospitals for hiring Filipino nurses instead of District residents.

Friday - 04/27/2012, 12:16pm EDT

Tags: Philippines, Marion Barry, Jose Cuisia

Criticism grows over Marion Barry's controversial comments

D.C. Councilman Marion Barry (D-Ward 8) is facing more criticism over his recent comments about Asian-Americans.

Wednesday - 04/25/2012, 08:33pm EDT

Tags: Marion Barry, Philippines, Asian-Americans

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