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  1. Pacquiao sits out KIA-Blackwater gameRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | ABS-CBN News

    MANILA, Philippines Manny Pacquiao decided not to play against Blackwater Elite on Saturday as his KIA Carnival team lost, 104-115, at the PBA Commissioner's Cup shortly before the sports icon's scheduled departure for the US. Brian Heruela exploded with 27 points while Marcus Douthit added 24 to quash the Carnival's fourth quarter effort, wherein KIA trimmed its deficit to 7 after trailing the Elite by as much as 18 points.

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  2. Bong saddened by Jolo's shootingRead the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | ABS-CBN News

    MANILA The spokesperson of the Revilla family on Saturday said Senator Ramon ''Bong'' Revilla Jr. was saddened by the news of the accidental shooting of his son, Cavite Vice Governor Jolo Revilla. ''Si Senator Bong ang tumawag sa akin at nagsabi nga ng tungkol sa pangyayari.

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  3. How De La Hoya thinks Pacquiao can beat FloydRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | ABS-CBN News

    MANILA, Philippines Oscar De La Hoya thinks Manny Pacquiao should utilize tactics that will force Floyd Mayweather Jr. to fight toe-to-toe in order to win the May 2 mega fight. ''The Golden Boy'' experienced fighting both boxers, losing via split decision against Mayweather before quitting on the stool against Pacquiao.

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  4. Jason Dy bids for 'Voice PH' crown with Chris Brown hitRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | ABS-CBN News

    Butuan-native Jason Dy made his case for "The Voice of the Philippines" crown on Saturday, performing a Chris Brown hit at the grand finale of the singing competition held at Resorts World Manila, Paraaque City. Dy, who has been dubbed as a "professional haranista," sang "With You" -- a song popularized by the R&B singer back in 2007.

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  5. Visayas top chess players meet in Davide tourneyRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    HUNDREDS of chess players from the different provinces, cities and municipalities in the Visayas will arrive today for the 2015 Gov. Hilario Davide III National Age Group Chess Championships Visayas Qualifying Tournament, which will formally start on Monday at the Robinsons Cybergate. The organizers, the National Chess Federation of the Philippines , are expecting a rush of late registrants today.

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  6. Leylam B rules five-a-side football cupRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    ... organizers are looking at two slots for the Cebu qualifiers. The winner of the national finals will represent Philippines against 47 other countries in the world championships on April 23 to 25 in Dubai, UAE. The other nations competing in the world ...

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  7. CCC bags 3rdRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    Leader. Team captain Montito Garcia watches his putt drop for birdie in the final round.

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  8. Flood control projectRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    ... flowers, but the blossoming together of the different cultures in the Summer Capital. CLARK FREEPORT -- Seaoil Philippines Inc., the country's largest independent oil company, has announced a P350-million collaboration with City Mall Commercial ...

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  9. Oro - Youth Hub Initiative' set up to tackle teen issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    AS THEY take teen issues more seriously, the Commission on Population in Davao Region together with the Community Improvement Division of the city government launched the first Youth Hub Initiative or U4U at Macabalan National High School on February 24. Popcom 10 regional director Neil Aldrin Omega said the U4U is an interactive education system wherein young people can access information about sexuality and reproductive health - via text or online. They can ask questions about dating and relationships, sexually-related diseases, information about teen pregnancy; and the ill consequences of smoking, alcohol, and drugs.

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  10. City's chessers haul 12 medalsRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    ... Rae Lumangtad of Tagum City and Gene Claire Bulicatin of Panabo City in the Philippine Chess Federation of the Philippines (NCFP)-sanctioned chessfest. Yngayo also ruled the elementary girls blitz event by scoring perfect five points again, ...

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  11. Jolo shooting a gun-cleaning accident: lawyerRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | ABS-CBN News

    MANILA The spokesman of the Revilla family on Saturday clarified that the shooting of Cavite Vice Governor Jolo Revilla was only a result of a cleaning accident. In a statement, Atty.

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  12. Making BRT workRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    The Japan International Cooperation Agency , in a road map study of Metro Cebu, identified four "critical success factors" in implementing the Bus Rapid Transit system in Cebu City. "Existence of a strong political will to champion the priority of BRT in allocating dedicated lanes and bus stops in the designated routes" is the first factor, said the study commissioned by the Metro Cebu Development and Coordinating Board .

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  13. Candlelight ceremony for a life snuffed out in hasteRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    ... said of the activity. "The shooting is an isolated case. We don't want it to be a reflection of Cebu or the Philippines," she added. "It doesn't make me feel any less safe," said Brent Engel, a 27-year-old American who spent months doing volunteer ...

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  14. Hatton: Floyd showing signs of slippageRead the original story w/Photo

    19 hrs ago | ABS-CBN News

    MANILA, Philippines Former British superstar Ricky Hatton thinks Floyd Mayweather Jr. might find himself vulnerable against Manny Pacquiao when the two get it on the ring on May 2. Hatton, who fought and lost to both boxers, said the defense-oriented American still has his strong points but noted the latter already showed some signs of slippage in his last few fights. "I always thought Mayweather would beat Pacquiao but lately against [Marcos] Maidana, Mayweather's not quite looked the force he was," "The Hitman" said in '' Tha Boxing Voice ''.

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  15. UFC's Mir, Rousey root for PacquiaoRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | ABS-CBN News

    MANILA, Philippines UFC fighters Frank Mir and Ronda Rousey both believe Manny Pacquiao will win against American boxing superstar Floyd Mayweather Jr. Mir, a former UFC heavyweight champion, is confident that Pacquiao and his coach Freddie Roach will be putting up an effective strategy that will solve Mayweather's speed and defense. "I kind of lean toward Pacquiao, Mayweather hasn't lost and he's very slick but I just think that Manny has the superior coach in Freddie Roach," Mir told ABS-CBNNews.com in a phone interview.

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  16. UAAP men's football Final 4 upRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | ABS-CBN News

    Matches on Sunday: 2 p.m. DLSU vs ADMU 4 p.m. FEU vs UP MANILA, Philippines Defending champion Far Eastern University clashes with last season's runner-up University of the Philippines , even as rivals De La Salle and Ateneo collide in a pair of no-tomorrow semis matches in the UAAP Season 77 men's football tournament on Sunday at the Rizal Memorial Football Stadium. Unlike in recent years where the top-ranked squads have twice-to-beat privileges, all teams are on equal footing, as the semifinals is a one-match affair, where the winners will play in the one-game Finals on March 8, also at the Rizal pitch.

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  17. Rizza Jane Mandapat (7) of NU against Mary Remy Joy Palma (9) and Bernadeth Pons (2) of FEU.Read the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | ABS-CBN News

    Rizza Jane Mandapat of NU against Mary Remy Joy Palma and Bernadeth Pons of FEU. Photo by Nonoy Lacza Games on Wednesday: 2 p.m. NU vs ADMU 4 p.m. NU vs DLSU MANILA, Philippines National University shrugged off a tough Far Eastern University in the third and fourth set to hack out a tough 25-13, 25-17, 25-27, 25-23 win and staved off elimination Saturday in the UAAP Season 77 women's volleyball tournament.

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  18. Soar high, - Namaste' styleRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    ... as circus stunt performances. The practice has been around earlier in America prior to its introduction to the Philippines. This aerial take involves a hammock as a tool in maneuvering traditional yoga positions as well as poses unique to flying. As ...

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  19. 70 years on, survivors keep memory of Battle of Manila aliveRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 3 | Sentinel & Enterprise

    ... devastated city in World War II after Warsaw, Poland, said historian Ricardo Jose of the University of the Philippines. He called the city "one of the worst battlefields in the world." In this Feb. 3, 2015 photo, a Japanese Navy Type 97 7.7 mm fixed ...

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  20. Super Tips: Tips aron dali makakuha og tra...Read the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    ... flowers, but the blossoming together of the different cultures in the Summer Capital. CLARK FREEPORT -- Seaoil Philippines Inc., the country's largest independent oil company, has announced a P350-million collaboration with City Mall Commercial ...

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