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

    Thursday Dec 18 | 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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  2. How this Pinay became California's 'teacher of the year'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | 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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  3. Tracksters equally proud of their Eaga Games stintsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | 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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  4. A Year Later: How to Help Yolanda SurvivorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | 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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  5. Philippines rebels say they will attack govt forces despite truceRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Asian Correspondent

    Communist rebels in the Philippines say they will attack government forces conducting peace and development operations despite the unilateral order of President Benigno Aquino III for the suspension of military and police operations against the New People's Army. In press statement, Jorge Madlos a.k.a. Ka Oris said, "We wish to point out and clarify that the NDFP-Mindanao considers the COPD and other similar military operations as part of the offensive military operations of Philippine Army units, and are, therefore, legitimate military targets of the New People's Army ."

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  6. 40 and fabulousRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Sun-Star

    ... of the country serving generations of clientele, making it one of the largest beauty and makeup chains in the Philippines. This year, Salon de Rose celebrated 40 years of style, sophistication and service. Commemorated at the SM North Wing last Nov. ...

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  7. 'The Amazing Race' Season 25 Spoilers: Episode 12 'All or ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | International Business Times

    ... Amazing Race" Season 25 Leg 12 will continue on in the U.S. from Leg 11's pit stop at Fort San Diego in Manila, Philippines. Two videos of "All Or Nothing" were uploaded on the show's official YouTube channel. One is a preview video that was ...

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  8. Image of Asia: Manila zoo gets in Christmas moodRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | The Beaumont Enterprise

    An Orangutan named "Pacquiao" and zoo owner Manny Tangco, wearing Santa costumes, embrace in front of Brown Philippine Deer while giving school children a tour ahead of the next week's Christmas celebration Thursday, Dec. 18, 2014 in suburban Malabon city, north of Manila, Philippines.

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  9. Gunman shoots ex-officialRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Sun-Star

    A FORMER elected official was shot and wounded by a lone gunman while listening to children on caroling in the province of Zamboanga del Norte, the police reported Thursday. Police Regional Office -Zamboanga Peninsula information officer Inspector Dahlan Samuddin said the incident took place around 8:30 p.m. in the village of Ramon Magsaysay, Sindangan, Zamboanga del Norte.

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  10. MANILA: $22 commission lures Filipino teens into drug tradeRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 18 | Asia News Network

    Two out-of-school teenagers are looking at spending a big part of their productive years behind bars following their arrest in a drug bust in Marikina City on Tuesday night. If found guilty of violating Republic Act No.

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  11. Baby dies, 14 hurt in 2 road mishapsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 18 | Sun-Star

    OLD baby girl died while 14 others were injured in two separate road accidents at Barangay Calumangan, Bago City, Negros Occidental Tuesday evening. Others were identified as Aljon Pateno, 20, of Barangay Sum-ag, Bacolod City; Elamar Martizano, 22; Randy Batiguas, 23; Jocelyn Gerona, 17; Joyna Mae Ambid, 22; Angelo Fernandez, 26; Heart Francisco, 18, all residents of Bago City; and Emmanuel Vido, 20, of Pulupandan.

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  12. Tangub, Iligan unleash `swim might' 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Sun-Star

    TANGUB and Iligan teams would have been the hands-down picks to rule the ongoing 2014 Northern Mindanao Regional Athletic Association Meet here if the centerpiece event in swimming will "only be considered" as the basis to determine the overall champions. "Pero daghan paman nga events ang maka-contribute og points nga puwede ma-offset ang ilang advantage sa swimming," said Eric Miguel, sports coordinator of Corpus Christi School in Barangay Macasandig that consistently supplies a horde of talents in many events for COAA's cause in the annual Palarong Pampook.

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  13. Sendong' survivors face another challengeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Sun-Star

    THREE years have passed but the survivors of the destruction brought by Tropical Storm Sendong on December 17, 2014are facing another challenge. This time it's not the deluge they fear but a project that would supposedly protect them from another killer flood.

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  14. Aircraft restriction at Tacloban airport liftedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Sun-Star

    The Civil Aviation Authority of the Philippines lifted Thursday its aircraft restriction at the Daniel Z. Romualdez Airport, also known as the Tacloban Airport. Earlier this month, operations at the Tacloban Airport were limited due to Typhoon Ruby , but the airport remained open for military and general aviation aircraft relief operations.

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  15. Cagayan de Oro cops tagged in - summary execution'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Sun-Star

    CAGAYAN DE ORO. FOUR police officers tagged as suspects of a summary execution in this city (left to right) PO1 Arnel Gighe, PO1 Jun Reil Barrientos, PO1 Manuel Quipanes, and Police Senior Inspector Ludwig Charles Espira.

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  16. Ceres-La Salle to face Maziya in playoffs of AFC Cup 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Sun-Star

    TITLED Ceres-La Salle FC is set to face Maziya Sports and Recreation of Maldives on February 17 at the latter's home pitch for the Asian Football Confederation Cup playoff match. The winner of this face-off will join India's Bengaluru, Persipura Jayapura of Indonesia, and Warriors of Singapore in Group E. The Ceres side, considered the Philippines' most successful so far, is looking at making another history on its second stint in an AFC-sanctioned competition after seeing action in the President's Cup Qualifiers last summer.

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  17. Strengthening the tourism industry of Victorias CityRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Sun-Star

    ... off other attractions of the city. The oldest stoplight in the province (or even one of the oldest in the Philippines) can be found in the VMC compound. There are also old bridges. There's the well-manicured sprawling VMC Golf and Country Club and ...

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  18. Lay Forum MindanaoRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Sun-Star

    LAST December 12 to 14, I attended the 9th Mindanao Lay Gathering in Davao. I went there together with my wife who was driving the car and four other active lay people in the Christian community of our parish in PN Roa Subd.

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  19. Oro Vice-mayor's office budget increasedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Sun-Star

    IF the majority bloc of the City Council either deleted or cut down many of the items in the 2015 proposed budget submitted by Mayor Oscar Moreno, then they should also serve as "model" and slash their own budget, a city lawmaker said. Councilor Roger Abaday said since the majority members reduced Moreno's executive budget for next year from P3.8 billion to P2.08 billion, or a difference of about P1.7 billion, the City Council must also do the same.

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  20. 4 Oro cops tagged in - summary execution'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | Sun-Star

    AFTER an alleged summary execution victim survived an attempt on his life and now the witness of the killings of three others on December 10 and 11 last week, he named the four police who shot them without mercy. The four police suspected to be the shooters are Police Senior Inspector Ludwig Charles Espera, chief of Cagayan de Oro tourist police; Police Inspector Arnel Gighe, Espera's deputy; PO1 Manuel Quipanes assigned at Police Station 2; PO1 Jun Reil Barrientos assigned at Police Station 4; Atty.

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