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  1. Pacquiao eyes Puerto Rican giant for PBARead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | ABS-CBN News

    MANILA, Philippines KIA Sorento will bring in a 7-foot-3 import for the PBA Commissioner's Cup after the team finished with a dismal 1-10 record in the Philippine Cup. According to KIA team manager Eric Pineda, playing coach Manny Pacquiao has agreed to sign Peter John Ramos, who has played for the Washington Wizards in the NBA and the Roanoke Dazzle in the NBA D-League.

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  2. CORRECTION/Filipino Children Make Gains on Paper, But Reality Lags BehindRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | Inter Press Service

    ... and tried foreign nationals for pedophilia and child pornography in a large-scale cybersex business. While the Philippines is praised by international human rights groups as having an advanced legal framework for children, child rights advocates ...

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  3. EnGenius' Wireless AC Access Points Deliver Fast Speeds and Long Range to Maximize PerformanceRead the original story

    3 hrs ago | Wireless Developer Network

    Manila, Philippines EnGenius Networks Singapore Pte. Ltd., today announced the launch of its Wireless AC products together with four new high performance indoor and outdoor access points to their networking solutions for businesses.

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

    5 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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  5. Danao to host 1st leg of Asean MTB Cup in Jan.Read the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    ... one was held in Danao City in June and the second was staged in Malayasia last August. Next year, five countries-Philippines, Malaysia, Timor Leste, Indonesia and Thailand-will take turns in hosting the mountain bike tournament. Malaysia will hold ...

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  6. Men's beach volley team elatedRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    DAVAO City's mens beach volleyball team was elated by its sterling gold medal finish in the 8th Brunei-Indonesia-Malaysia-Philippines East Asean Growth Area Friendship Games held last December 6 to 10 in Labuan, Malaysia. Davao City men's beach volley coach Abet Bernan, joined by players Calvin Sarte and Francis Caunga, bared this in yesterday's Davao Sportswriters Association Forum held at the NCCC Mall Davao Food Cove Function Hall.

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  7. Pride of DavaoRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    ... University and Dela Salle University Manila, also answered the call to represent the city, Mindanao and the Philippines to the Labuan joust. The likes of men's athletics double gold medalist Sonny Wagdos and men's beach volleyball gold medal team of ...

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  8. Rebels welcome to spend Christmas in cityRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    ... to the city during holiday season, when the government declared a cease-fire with the Communist Party of the Philippines and its legal front National Democratic Front. The Communist Party of the Philippines ordered its armed wing, the New People's ...

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  9. P1-B new investments in cityRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    ... oil depot with four storage tanks in Sasa. It will have a direct employment of 16. Lastly, Flatworld Solutions (Philippines) Inc., a new export services provider, will be pouring in P13 million for the establishment of a business process outsourcing ...

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  10. SENDONG, it was: A horror movie-likeRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    IT WAS a Saturday morning, the 18th of December 2011 that the Cagayan de Oro City I had ever known since time immemorial was doomed at the mercy of a natural calamity. The shadows of its diabolic aftermath were too visible like entering the infernal gates of hell: it was beyond horrific description that was amplified further was the vulgar display of indiscriminate corpses of victims who had drowned across the bustling bridges within the city.

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  11. Addressing traffic congestionRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    CAGAYAN DE ORO. To address traffic congestion in Cogon areas, the City Enterprise and Economic Department and the Roads Traffic Administration designate the block along J.R. Borja between Osmena and Roa Streets for all vendors. (Joey P. Nacalaban)

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  12. Customs optimistic to reach P8-B collection...Read the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    DESPITE the low performance in one of its sub-ports, the Bureau of Customs in Northern Mindanao is upbeat to collect its target of P8 billion for this year, and has remained hopeful to exceed that amount, a BOC-10 official said. From January to November, the BOC-10 collection has already reached P7.330 billion, according to the Customs report provided to this paper.

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  13. Aces take semis Game 1 vs E-PaintersRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | ABS-CBN News

    MANILA, Philippines Alaska clawed back from a 17-point deficit to seal an 87-80 victory over Rain or Shine and take Game 1 of their PBA Philippine Cup semifinals duel on Thursday. The Elasto Painters relied on Ryan Araa and Jeff Chan, who instigated a 13-3 run that had the Aces reeling from a 17-34 deficit midway the second quarter.

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  14. Hundreds of thousands flee their homes in the Philippines as Typoon Hagupit draws nearRead the original story

    Saturday Dec 6 | The Independent

    Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature. Please read our Legal Terms & Policies More than 600,000 people have fled their homes in the Philippines as a powerful storm is set to batter the country's eastern coastline within hours.

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  15. San Fernando tops in ECARead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    ... and private establishments. It has also been recognized by the Mother Earth Foundation as the first city in the Philippines to be 100 percent compliant in terms of establishing MRFs in all barangays. The City Environment and Natural Resources Office ...

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  16. Visayas to promote divingRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    ... Reyes, who is also the president of the Philippine Association on Underwater Activities (PAUA) added that the Philippines is a popular weekend dive spot among divers from Singapore, Hong Kong, China and Japan. High tourism receipts are generated ...

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  17. Suspect admits hand in Belmonte ambushRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | ABS-CBN News

    The man arrested in connection with the ambush attempt on Iligan Rep. Vicente Belmonte Jr. in Misamis Oriental last week has admitted involvement in the crime, police said Thursday. Supt.

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  18. How this Pinay became California's 'teacher of the year'Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | ABS-CBN News

    ... said. "When I was in 7th grade meron akong kapitbahay, first grader lang siya kaka-immigrate lang niya from the Philippines. Hindi siya masyadong marunong mag-basa so yung mom niya hina-hire niya ako to be the reading tutor and I read with him ...

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  19. Tracksters equally proud of their Eaga Games stintsRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    DAVAO City's track and field athletes were proud to don the country's colors during the 8th Brunei-Indonesia-Malaysia-Philippines East Asean Growth Area Friendship Games held last December 6 to 10 in Labuan, Malaysia. This was bared by be-medaled long distance specialist Sonny Wagdos who guested along with April Rose Guiang, Mary Grace Lomingo, Glein Payac and Ralph Glenn Panes in the Davao Sportswriters Association Forum at the NCCC Mall Davao Food Cove Function Hall yesterday.

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  20. A Year Later: How to Help Yolanda SurvivorsRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | Candymag.com

    ... Habitat for Humanity. The international, non-government, and non-profit organization has launched Rebuild Philippines (#ReBuildPH), a project that addresses the shelter needs of those affected by Typhoon Yolanda. They aim to distribute shelter pair ...

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