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  1. Today in HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Daily-Jeff.com

    On Jan. 30, 1945, during World War II, more than 500 Allied captives held at the Japanese prison camp in Cabanatuan in the Philippines were liberated by U.S. Army Rangers, Alamo Scouts and Filipino guerrilla fighters. In 1615, Thomas Rolfe, the only child of John Rolfe and his wife, Rebecca , was born in Jamestown in the Virginia Colony.

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  2. Today in History for Jan. 30, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday | KATC-TV Lafayette

    On Jan. 30, 1945, during World War II, more than 500 Allied captives held at the Japanese prison camp in Cabanatuan in the Philippines were liberated by U.S. Army Rangers, Alamo Scouts and Filipino guerrilla fighters. Adolf Hitler marked the 12th anniversary of his appointment as Germany's chancellor with his last public speech in which he called on Germans to keep resisting until victory.

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  3. Good MorningRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | KWTX

    Good morning, it's Friday, Jan. 30, the 30th day of 2015. There are 335 days left in the year.

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  4. Remember 'The Great Raid' of 1945Read the original story

    Thursday Jan 29 | WICU12 Erie

    It doesn't come to mind as quickly as the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II draws near. September 2, 1945.

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  5. Opinion: Remember 'The Great Raid' of 1945Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 29 | CNN

    During World War II, U.S. Army Rangers with Filipino guerrillas led a mission to free 513 prisoners of war being held by Japan at the Cabanatuan prison camp in the Philippines. The 30-minute raid took place on January 30, 1945.

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  6. Pentagon Finally Identifies the Remains of a POW Lost Since 1942Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 28 | Truthdig

    Last week, the Pentagon officially identified the remains of Pvt. Arthur "Bud" Kelder, who died as a Japanese prisoner in the Philippines in 1942.

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  7. Body and Sole crowd-funds new branchRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jan 18 | Sun-Star

    Johnie Lim, owner of the 40-branch homegrown spa business Body and Sole, said this new business concept is aimed at promoting entrepreneurship, especially to those who want to start a business with a minimal capital. "This is a calculated social experiment using Facebook as a venue for interested individuals to put up a business with minimal capital in this digital world," he said.

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  8. SM Prime steps up expansion in ChinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | ABS-CBN News

    SM Prime Holdings Inc., the umbrella property firm of Henry Sy's SM Group, is looking to aggressively expand in the world's second largest economy this year and next through the establishment of more malls. Jeffrey C. Lim, chief finance officer of SM Prime, said the company would open two new malls in China this year while the construction of two more will start next year.

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  9. United Methodist layman to meet Pope FrancisRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 14 | United Methodist Church

    A United Methodist layman will be among 10 religious leaders and peace advocates from various denominations meeting with Pope Francis during his visit here. Retired Chief Justice Reynato Puno, long an advocate of just governance, will be part of a short meeting with the Catholic pontiff on Jan. 18. "I am excited to see and hear Pope Francis," Puno said in a statement about the meeting.

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  10. MilestonesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jan 10 | Sun-Star

    The first Sunday of January 2015 was a blast with the two birthday celebrations and a dedication ceremony which Milestones attended. First off was the hot air balloon-inspired birthday party of Chrishie Lorelle "Lora" Aguilar Ong, the youngest among Jessie and Michelle Ong's brood of four which include Lawrence, Ishi and Mihn.

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  11. DPWH sets deadline for CLLEXRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 7 | ABS-CBN News

    The Department of Public Works and Highways is giving interested bidders a two-week extension to submit prequalification documents for the proposed P15 billion Central Luzon Link Expressway connecting Tarlac to Cabanatuan City in Nueva Ecija.

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  12. Cyber Buddy Buddy GomezRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jan 7 | ABS-CBN News

    Here is a commemorative event to look forward to early in 2015: the 70th anniversary of the Battle for Manila. February is the month.

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  13. 'City within a city' to rise in Nueva Ecija capitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 6 | ABS-CBN News

    PALAYAN CITY, Philippines This once laid-back provincial capital is looming as Nueva Ecija's latest growth area with the unveiling of a massive development plan that would see the building of a new city within the city. The miniature new city concept is encapsulated in a government center cum business hub, dubbed Palayan City Business Hub , which estimated to cost P2 billion.

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  14. DPWH OKs construction of CLLexRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jan 6 | Sun-Star

    The proposed four-lane CLLEx project is expected to connect the Luisita Interchange of the Subic-Clark-Tarlac Expressway and San Jose City in Nueva Ecija. The first phase of the CLLEx, which covers 28 kilometers, will link the Subic-Clark-Tarlac Expressway in Tarlac City and the Pan-Philippine Highway or Daang Maharlika in Cabanatuan City.

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  15. Read How This Veteran Survived the Bataan Death March - and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 28, 2014 | TheBlaze.com

    Late Saturday and early Sunday, a 94-year-old Filipino World War II veteran took to Reddit , answering questions and sharing the experiences and life lessons he gained from surviving one of the most harrowing experiences of the war: the Bataan Death March . Along the March [on which] these prisoners were photographed, they have their hands tied behind their backs.

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  16. Swift evacuations show lessons learned from HaiyanRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2014 | United Methodist Church

    Typhoon Hagupit damaged this home in Taft in the province of Eastern Samar. The typhoon, which made landfall in the Philippines on Dec. 6, is also known in the Philippines as Ruby.

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  17. Grab Big Discounts on Rooms, Food, and Massages at Microtel by Wyndham - CabanatuanRead the original story

    Dec 14, 2014 | PR Log

    Microtel by Wyndham - Cabanatuan in Nueva Ecija, Philippines offers more budget-friendly vacations by launching 3 website-exclusive deals. All promos are inclusive of breakfast, Wi-Fi Internet access, and free use of swimming pool.

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  18. Accuracy questioned in JPAC identification of WWII remains from PhilippinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 10, 2014 | Stars and Stripes

    As the Defense Department attempts to identify World War II remains exhumed in the Philippines in August, questions have surfaced about the identification years ago of four sets of remains that were returned to families and buried. The revelations are the latest in the Joint POW/MIA Accounting Command saga to identify 14 servicemembers and Navy employees who died at the hands of Japanese captors on Nov. 19, 1942, at the Cabanatuan prisoner of war camp in Luzon and were buried in communal grave 717.

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  19. Filipino church members walk for accountabilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 21, 2014 | United Methodist Church

    Marchers assemble in the Wesleyan University gym before walking a mile to the Plaza Lucero to express displeasure with government corruption. Bishop Rodolfo Alfonso Juan of the Manila Area was instrumental in holding a liturgy, walk, and candlelight vigil against corruption in the government.

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  20. SM Prime to open 5 new malls next yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 19, 2014 | ABS-CBN News

    SM Prime Holdings Inc. , the umbrella property firm of the SM Group, will continue growing its empire of malls with the planned opening of four to five new branches next year. Jeffrey C. Lim, chief finance officer of SM Prime, said four of the five malls would be situated in the country, while one would open in China.

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