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  1. Los Angeles County sheriff's deputy blamed in deadly crashRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Contra Costa Times

    A Los Angeles County sheriff's deputy who fatally struck two SUV passengers in an intersection while responding to an emergency call in Palmdale was "grossly negligent" by driving at a speed that topped 80 mph seconds beforehand without using his lights or siren, according to a California Highway Patrol investigation. Sara Paynter, 20, of Van Nuys, and her boyfriend, Robert Delgadillo, 31, of Palmdale, were ejected from the Ford Explorer they were riding in and pronounced dead at the scene on Dec. 14, 2013, authorities said.

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  2. Short Interest in B2Gold Corp Drops By 1.5%Read the original story

    17 hrs ago | AmericanBankingNews.com

    ... a Canada-based gold producer. The Company has three operating mines, including two in Nicaragua and one in the Philippines, and a portfolio of development and exploration assets in Namibia, Nicaragua, Mali, Burkina Faso and Colombia. Its mines ...

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  3. Pampanga to get 121 additional classroomsRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    Public schools in Pampanga are set to get a boost as some 121 classrooms are set to be built under the Phase II of the Public-Private Partnership for School Infrastructure Project of the Department of Education . According to National Economic and Development Authority Regional Director and Regional Development Council Project Monitoring Committee chair Severino Santos, the PSIP is the first social infrastructure PPP project under the Aquino administration that aims to help address the shortage of over 60,000 classrooms nationwide.

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  4. Valmayor's hat-trick gives NegOcc 5-3 win over IloiloRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    SAN Carlos City native and Pachanga FC forward Gerardo "Jinggoy" Valmayor displayed a hat trick to anchor Negros Occidental Football Association's 5-3 triumph over regional archrival Iloilo Football Association in the Western Visayas Classic: Iloilo-Negros Occidental All-Star Football Match held Saturday at the Rizal Memorial Stadium in Manila. Eventual co-Most Valuable Player Valmayor gave Negrenses the lead early in the seventh minute, beating his defenders in transition.

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  5. Oro delegates safely arrive in Panabo CityRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    PANABO, Davao del Norte -- A safe arrival though still looking for a comfortable place to relax before the week-long action begins. The 676-strong Northern Mindanao Regional Athletic Association delegates, aboard 13 Rural Transit buses, safely arrived here on Sunday night.

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  6. P8-M - shabu' seized in OroRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    A COUPLE was arrested by agents of the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency -Northern Mindanao at Zone 1 in Barangay Kauswagan, Cagayan de Oro City, on Monday for allegedly selling methamphetamine hydrochloride or "shabu." Judge Godofredo B. Abul Jr., Branch 4 of the Regional Trial Court in Butuan City, penned the warrant of arrest of "Mark Amin and Bebe Sangcopan" for possessing more than 50 grams of shabu which is a violation of Section 11 of Article II of the Comprehensive Dangerous Drugs Act of 2002.

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  7. LTO records violations on anti-drunk driving lawRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    THE Land Transportation Office has arrested three individuals, including a minor, following the strict implementation of its anti-drunk driving program this month. As of April 13, there were three cases, including one minor who has since been turned over to the Department of Social Welfare and Development regional office.

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  8. GMA 7 retrenchments a 'callous move' - NUJPRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    The National Union of Journalists of the Philippines , the country's largest group of media practitioners, has criticized the "callous way" in which the television network GMA-7 retrenched workers in its regional stations Friday last week. Sensing this move as part of the process leading to the entry of businessman Ramon Ang into the media giant, the NUJP cautioned Ang against "team up with a company that does not think twice of letting its people go for the sake of revenues alone..." "Mr. Ang has always prided himself as putting a premium on the welfare of his employees.

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  9. Local CEO elected to World Trade Centers Association board of directorsRead the original story w/Photo

    18 hrs ago | The Winnipeg Free Press

    ... already made its presence known. The election results were announced during the WTCA General Assembly in Manila, Philippines, where up to 300 delegates were eligible to vote in the election. "The election results affirm that Winnipeg is a ...

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  10. PHOTOS: Asian Festival in SalinasRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | The Salinas Californian

    ... 25, 2015 in Salinas, Calif. Vernon McKnight/for The Californian A Mar'a Clara gown, a traditional dress in the Philippines is fashioned at the Filipino Hall during the 8th Annual Asian Festival on Saturday, April 25, 2015 in Salinas, Calif. Vernon ...

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  11. Tibaldo: Ghosts of the Past and the Undying Cordillera DreamRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    ... Baay-Licuan ambush in Abra. Months after the symbolic "sipat" or peace talks between the Republic of the Philippines under then President Corazon C. Aquino and the CPLA led by SVD priest Fr. Conrado Balweg in Mount Data, Bauko, Mountain Province, we ...

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  12. Domoguen: Exploring civic journalism and multi-media reportingRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    THE Philippine Press Institute report on civic journalism and multi-media reporting came in handy, as I was thinking about the value of information and knowledge sharing in rural and agricultural development. Civic journalism in my mind is locally oriented, professional news coverage that integrates journalism into the democratic process.

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  13. Cordillera on track to being malaria-freeRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    Dr. Alexei Marrero, head of the Department of Health's Regional Office Infectious Disease Cluster in the Cordillera, said Baguio City and the provinces of Abra and Benguet have been declared malaria-free after five consecutive years with no recorded malaria cases. Mountain Province is getting closer to malaria-free status with four consecutive years of zero cases.

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  14. Suroy tickets sold outRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    TICKETS for Suroy-Suroy Sugbo in Camotes Island were sold out last Saturday, according to Vice Gov. Agnes Magpale yesterday. "There were 15 more nga nabalibaran kay wala na gyuy rooms ," said Magpale.

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  15. GMA 7 stationRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    The National Union of Journalists of the Philippines -Davao chapter condemned on Monday the GMA Network's move to terminate around 200 employees in its regional stations. "GMA's move only shows the shocking truth about media organizations controlled by capitalists who consider journalism more of a business enterprise than a public service.

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  16. Military told to surrender soldier in rapeRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    ... the organization is not convinced that the soldier went Awol. "We are pretty sure that the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP) is just coddling Blancada, and other human rights violators," Sapar said. "We are here to challenge Eastmincom ...

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  17. Not closing downRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    GMA Network is not closing down any of its regional station, but admitted to have been undertaking a "strategic streamlining" in its efforts to increase ratings and revenues in all of regional stations from more efficient operations." An official statement from the giant broadcast network also pointed out this company decision has nothing to do with impending buy-in talks with San Miguel Corp. president Ramon S. Ang.

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  18. Discovery Hotel Group's Premier Island Resort in Palawan Offers Summer Promo for 2015Read the original story

    21 hrs ago | PR.com

    Coron, Palawan, Philippines, April 27, 2015 -- -- Experience summer at a whole new level and discover more wonderful spots in the world-class Coron Island in Palawan. This year, choose an alternate summer destination and make this season even more meaningful.

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  19. Dipolog business chamber readies for 24th MinbizconRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    THE Dipolog Chamber of Commerce and Industry has scheduled the Industry Policy Consultation on Thursday, April 30, in Dipolog City, the capital of Zamboanga del Norte. DCCI president Paul Gudmalin said the IPC is in preparation for the holding of the Area Business Conference, with Dipolog City Mayor Evelyn Uy as host.

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  20. Peace Council: BBL 'overwhelmingly' acceptableRead the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    ... of (the) Constitution and the national sovereignty as well as territorial integrity of the Republic of the Philippines," said Davide, who discussed the council's findings. Here are the five major findings of the council on the constitutionality, ...

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