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

    8 hrs ago | 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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  2. Grab Big Discounts on Rooms, Food, and Massages at Microtel by Wyndham - CabanatuanRead the original story

    Sunday Dec 14 | 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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  3. Accuracy questioned in JPAC identification of WWII remains from PhilippinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | 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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  4. Filipino church members walk for accountabilityRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 21 | 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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  5. SM Prime to open 5 new malls next yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 19 | 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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  6. Bataan Death March survivor looks back ... and aheadRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2014 | Stars and Stripes

    It's impressive, not only because he's 95, gets around just fine and keeps a holster full of wisecracks ready to fire. But those two feet also carried his 6-foot-3 frame along one of the most infamous treks of modern times.

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  7. Class ring saves life of Wwii PowRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2014 | The News Item

    Courtesy Mary Molesevich Howard William Ayres, left, and Arthur A. Bressi are pictured together years after World War II. By all the rules, Skinner was a dead man.

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  8. 40-day climate walk ends on typhoon anniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2014 | United Methodist Church

    A 40-day march from Manila to Tacloban - now proceeding through areas devastated by Typhoon Haiyan - is aimed at encouraging both grassroots and world leaders to confront the crisis of global climate change by highlighting its effect on vulnerable countries like the Philippines. The marchers will cross the San Juanico Bridge towards Tacloban City on Nov. 8, the anniversary of the Category 5 storm that Naderev "Yeb" Sano, commissioner of the Philippines Climate Change Commission and lead negotiator for the country during the 2013 U.N. climate summit in Warsaw, Poland, said that after a year of the severe devastation from the storm, marchers were not expecting the hopeful atmosphere they found along the 1,000-kilometer trek.

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  9. October flag honors Bataan march survivorRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 25, 2014 | SouthCoastToday.com

    This month, the 504th flag to fly atop Old Glory Tower in the North End honors Warrant Officer Norman Martin, a WWII prisoner and Bataan Death March survivor. Martin enlisted in the Army in 1937, assigned to Co.

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  10. Job growth boosts SSS collections in Central LuzonRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2014 | ABS-CBN News

    MANILA, Philippines The Social Security System on Wednesday said its collections from members in Central Luzon reached P2.4 billion as of July. SSS said its collections jumped by 14 percent as of July compared to the same period last year due to the increase of employment growth in industries in the economic areas of Clark, Subic as well as the cities of Angeles, San Fernando, Olongapo, Dagupan and Cabanatuan.

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  11. Purisima admits owning Nueva Ecija propertyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 30, 2014 | Sun-Star

    PHILIPPINE National Police chief Director General Alan Purisima who is facing plunder, indirect bribery and graft charges explained Tuesday in detail his alleged "hidden wealth" before a Senate panel. At the hearing of the Senate committee on public order and dangerous drugs on Tuesday, Purisima said he was able to acquire the 4.7 hectares land area in San Leonardo, Nueva Ecija in 1998 for P150,000 and started building a house in the said property in 2002.

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  12. Hotel of the year, stellar regionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 29, 2014 | Sun-Star

    TOAST. Hans Hauri, Alfred Ty, chairman of Cathay Int'l. Resources Corp., president of Marco Polo Eric Waldburger, Vice Gov. Agnes Magpale, Julie Najar and Antonio Abacan.

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  13. Espinoza: Will the charges against Purisima prosper?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 24, 2014 | Sun-Star

    INSTEAD of the plunder, graft and direct bribery charges against Philippine National Police Director Gen. Alan Purisima being welcomed, suspicions were raised on whether these would prosper.

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  14. Visayas fastest-growing area for insurance giant ManulifeRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2014 | Sun-Star

    INSURANCE company Manulife Philippines considers the Visayas their fastest-growing region in the country, proven by the quick expansion of its branches. Manulife formally inaugurated yesterday their Stellar Region's office on the 14th floor of the Keppel Building in Cebu Business Park, and the company's president and CEO and senior vice president were present to show their support.

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  15. Cebuano netizens may now search on Google using CebuanRead the original story

    Sep 19, 2014 | Philippines Today

    Cebuano netizens may not have noticed it yet, but "Bisdaks" , wherever they are in the world, may now look something up on Google using Cebuano as search language. Cebuano became part of Google's search language since April last year, and the effort to do so was led by someone who is not a native Cebuano.

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  16. Coast Guard football dedicates season to WWII heroRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 13, 2014 | Boston.com

    Jimmy Crotty, memory of his football career and brave military service all but erased over time, was honored Saturday afternoon when the Coast Guard Academy football team, which he captained some 80 years ago, took on top rival Merchant Marine at the Academy's home field high above the picturesque Thames River. In a touching halftime tribute, the Bears dedicated their season to Crotty, who arrived on post from Buffalo as a baby-faced, bright-eyed cadet in 1930, only to die oceans away in an infamous World War II Japanese prison camp, making him, to this day, the Coast Guard's lone POW since the War of 1812.

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    Sep 9, 2014 | Manila Bulletin

    Catholics celebrate today the Feast of Saint Nicholas of Tolentino , a popular and widely venerated saint of the Roman Catholic Church. Feast masses and other commemorative rites will be held in the Dioceses of Cabanatuan, Mati, and Tandag; as well as in Cabatuan, Iloilo; Anda, Pangasinan; and at the University of Negros Occidental, Recoletos, Bacolod City in honor of its patron.

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  18. Smart trains teachers on mobile app creationRead the original story

    Sep 4, 2014 | PressReleasePoint

    Wireless leader Smart Communications, Inc. is helping empower everyone with the skill to create mobile apps. Developing mobile applications is no longer the sole domain of IT experts and programmers.

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  19. Luzon Newsbits for August 18, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Aug 17, 2014 | Manila Bulletin

    Dagupan City, Pangasinan - The Land Transportation Office is expected this week to crack down on violators of the Helmet Law in this city, where an ordinance was passed to have riders remove their helmets within city limits.

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  20. Mabini: Bad leadership leads to ruinRead the original story

    Jul 25, 2014 | LuisTeodoro.com

    Prof. Luis V. Teodoro is a former dean of the University of the Philippines College of Mass Communication, where he teaches journalism.

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