Overseas Filipino


Washington’s controversial former mayor Marion Barry, pictured here in 2009, has come under a fresh storm of criticism after he attacked “dirty” Asian-run businesses that operate in poor parts of the U.S. capital.  (AFP photo/Michael Loccisano)


Former President Fidel V. Ramos (left), sporting a brand-new fedora hat, in a one-on-one interview with the Filipino Reporter’s Ryan Songalia in Makati City.


U.S. Attorney Paul J.Fishman points out how counterfeit UGG’s boots were smuggled into the country at a news conference announcing the uncovering of one of the largest counterfeit goods smuggling operations ever charged in Newark, N.J. on March 2.  (Photo by Jerry McCrea)


The FBI arrested Giovanni Spiller in California this month after a tipster read a Chicago Tribune article on the case.  (Riverside County Sheriff Handout / Feb. 27, 2012)

MANILA — A Filipino doctor accused of defrauding the United States Government of $3 million in unnecessary medical claims was arrested at a military conference last Saturday, the National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) said.

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