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  1. Human rights lawyer's son gets judge postRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Sun-Star

    ... Court (RTC) Branch 55 in Mandaue City, respectively. Dakila finished his law studies from the Lyceum of the Philippines in Manila in 2002. He took the bar in the same year and passed. He entered the Public Attorney's Office in Cebu in the following ...

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  2. AirAsia restarts Cebu-Kota Kinabalu flightsRead the original story w/Photo

    25 min ago | ABS-CBN News

    ... outside Metro Manila. We picked Cebu because it's bustling with activities and the traffic from Southern Philippines is growing rapidly. We're thrilled to re-open Cebu-Kota Kinabalu route to provide the much needed connectivity at affordable fares ...

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  3. Today in HistoryRead the original story w/Photo

    32 min ago | Harlan Daily Enterprise

    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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  4. Alsons Power says construction of Sarangani plant on trackRead the original story w/Photo

    2 hrs ago | ABS-CBN News

    Alsons Power Group said the first section of the 210-MW Sarangani Energy Corporation coal-fired power plant is on track to start commercial operations within the year. In a statement, Alsons Power said the first 105 MW section of the coal-fired power plant is already 89 percent complete, and will begin commissioning within the first half of the year.

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  5. Adamson volleybelles still positive despite losing skidRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | ABS-CBN News

    Adamson's Faye Guevarra and Mylene Paat celebrate after a point scored against Ateneo last Wednesday. Photo by Mark Cristino for ABS-CBNnews.com MANILA, Philippines Veteran Amanda Villanueva believes the Adamson University Lady Falcons have what it takes to make one last push for a Final Four spot despite having lost four straight games in the UAAP Season 77 women's volleyball tournament.

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  6. INFOGRFX: Additional budgetRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Inside Pcij

    ... Tacloban City in ruins a week after Typhoon Haiyan struck. This photo was taken a week after the storm hit the Philippines, killing close to 7,000 people according to the official count OLD MAN BY THE SEA in the village of Anibong. People were ...

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  7. Ateneo shrugs off talks of elimination round sweepRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | ABS-CBN News

    MANILA, Philippines Sweeping the elimination round of the UAAP Season 77 women's volleyball tournament is the farthest thing from the minds of the Ateneo de Manila University Lady Eagles as they vowed to take the competition one game at a time. Defending champion Ateneo remains the lone unbeaten team in the league with a spotless 9-0 record and holds an important victory over rivals De La Salle University.

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  8. Cebu sees its reign overRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    HUGE HURDLE. Cebu athletes will now be chasing Ilo-Ilo and other Visayas schools for the overall title of the Milo Little Olympics as they lose home court edge that was pivotal in dominating the regional games for the last 19 years.

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  9. Does Francis like being Pope? A behind-the-scenes chat in the PhilippinesRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | DFW Catholic

    Manila, Philippines, Jan 29, 2015 / 03:12 pm .- During his pastoral visit to the Philippines Jan. 15-19, Pope Francis held an unscheduled meeting at the Apostolic Nunciature in Manila with 40 Jesuit priests and told them how it feels to be the Successor of Peter. After the meeting with families at the Asia Arena on Jan. 16 in Manila, Pope Francis met with members of his own Jesuit order, including Father Antonio Spadaro, director the of the Jesuit magazine Civilta Cattolica, who shared some of the details of the meeting with CNA.

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  10. Disney's Beauty and the Beast Int'l Tour Asian Kickoff Extends AnewRead the original story

    8 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    The first-ever international touring production of the Broadway hit musical Disney's "Beauty and the Beast," based on the 1991 Oscar-winning full-length animated feature film, and now--after 20 years--has reunited its original 1994 Broadway collaborators: director Robert Jess Roth , choreographer Matt West , scenic designer Stan Meyer , costume designer Ann Hould-Ward , lighting designer Natasha Katz , bookwriter Linda Woolverton , composer Alan Menken , and lyricists Tim Rice , is extending its Asian kickoff for another week from Sunday, February 1, to Sunday, February 8, at the Cultural Center of the Philippines .

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  11. Wild Brain Co-Founder Phil Robinson, RIPRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Cartoon Brew

    ... was recruited by Bill Hanna to start up and manage Hanna-Barbera's new overseas studio, Fil-Cartoons, in Manila, Philippines. Upon returning to San Francisco, he worked as an animation director at Colossal Pictures from 1991-1995, where he directed ...

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  12. Stand up to China over reef reclamation, Manila urgesRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | SFGate

    Philippines Foreign Minister Albert del Rosario answers questions during a press conference in Manila on January 22, 2015. China's reclamation of land in disputed South China Sea waters is a "threat" to all nations in Southeast Asia, the Philippines' foreign minister said on January 22. AFP PHOTO / NOEL CELISNOEL CELIS/AFP/Getty Images U.S. Assistant Secretary of State Daniel Russel, right, shakes hands with Philippine Undersecretary of Foreign Affairs Evan P. Garcia, second from right, after their press conference on the fifth Philippines-United States Bilateral Strategic Dialogue in Manila, Philippines Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015.

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  13. Extremely rare megamouth shark found in PhilippinesRead the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | CBS News

    Fishermen use a stretcher with steels bars to carry a rare 15-foot megamouth shark , which was trapped in a fishermen's net in Burias Pass in Albay and Masbate provinces, central Philippines January 28, 2015. A megamouth shark can reach to a maximum length of 17 feet with a life span of 100 years.

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

    14 hrs ago | WICU12 Erie

    ... A raid led by U. S. Army Rangers to rescue American prisoners of war in the Cabanatuan prison camp in the Philippines before the advance of Gen. Douglas MacArthur's forces caused the Japanese to move them to Japan or, more probably, kill them. After ...

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  15. 10 Surprisingly Affordable Retirement Hotspots: Retirement ScanRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | Financial Planning

    ... get the most for their money, according to this article in U.S News & World Report. Northern Belize, Dumaguete, Philippines, and Pau, France, also offer lower cost of living, enabling retirees to enjoy life without spending too much. Medellin, ...

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  16. What many SAF commandos were looking at before they diedRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | ABS-CBN News

    A survivor of the deadly clash between members of the Philippine National Police - Special Action Force and the Moro Islamic Liberation Front in Barangay Tukanalipao in Mamasapano, Maguindanao recounted what happened during the clash last Sunday. Hailing from the province of Ifugao, "Robert" is one of the commandos of PNP-SAF that clashed with members of the 105th base command of the Moro Islamic Liberation Front .

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  17. Philippines warns ASEAN over China reef reclamationRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Honolulu Advertiser

    In this photo taken Feb. 25, 2014 by surveillance planes and released May 15, 2014, by the Philippine Department of Foreign Affairs, a Chinese vessel, top center, is used to expand structures and land on the Johnson Reef, called Mabini by the Philippines and Chigua by China, at the Spratly Islands at South China Sea, Philippines. MANILA, Philippines >> The Philippines has urged fellow Southeast Asian nations to demand that China immediately stop its land reclamation in contested South China Sea reefs, warning the 10-nation bloc's credibility may be undermined if it remains silent on the issue.

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  18. Sugilanon: Blind weddingRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    OFFICIALS of the Philippine Ports Authority defended the need to develop the Banago port in Bacolod City in a public hearing on Wednesday by the city's committee on laws and ordinances.... THE Bacolod City Police Office remains on heightened alert and the Philippine flag is flying at half-staff inside its compound since Monday as a sign of mourning for the deaths of at... THE labor sector in Negros Occidental is pressing the Regional Tripartite Wages and Productivity Board Western Visayas to come out with a new wage order. TAM-AWAN Artist opened the year by returning to the prestigious Ayala Museum in Makati City in an exhibit featuring 13 house artists.

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  19. Unforgiveable': CapaRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    ... distribution of the nation's wealth Duterte admitted to the Cebu media that he wants to become President of the Philippines but he has no money for the nationwide campaign expenses. Asked if he will run for president if some businessmen like Go will ...

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  20. Marundan bags flyweight titleRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    ... Garcia while Josh Deligero settled for runner-up honors in the wushu bantamweight division. Gan Soo Doo Philippines president Steve "Red Knight" Grandeza, in a separate interview, said that former world kickboxing champion Master Denny Holzbauer and ...

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