CARMELA DELA ROSA


McLEAN, Virginia — A 50-year-old Fil-Am grandmother threw her 2 1/2 years old granddaughter several stories to her death from a walkway at a shopping mall after a family outing, police said on Tuesday.

A woman scrolls through documents on the WikiLeaks website next to an image of WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange in Schwerin, Germany on Nov. 30.  (AFP/DPA/File/Jens Buttner)


MANILA — A total of 1,796 of the more than 250,000 diplomatic cables sent by U.S. embassies around the globe between 1966 and February this year — and made available online by WikiLeaks — came from Manila.




A New York federal appellate court has ruled that an anti-abortion Filipino-American nurse does not have the right to sue the hospital that allegedly forced her to participate in terminating the late-term pregnancy of an ailing mother.

The grandmother accused of throwing her granddaughter several stories from an elevated walkway outside a northern Virginia mall has a history of mental illness, an attorney said on Wednesday.

NEW YORK — It seems like 2010 zipped by in a flash and we are fast approaching the end of the year, and the endless round of festivities that make a Filipino Christmas special.

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