Saturday, November 22nd 2014

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A TRIAL court judge in Olongapo City is now in hot water after criminal and administrative complaints had been filed against him for stopping...

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THE National Grid Corp. of the Philippines (NGCP) said on Friday it has finished installing a new switchyard in Laoag City. The project involves the...

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CLARK FREE PORT—It is a museum like no other. The Nayong Pilipino sa Clark Expo (NPCE) Museum is fast-becoming a standout among other museums in...

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THE Department of Environment and Natural Resources will soon come up with a comprehensive characterization and management plan of the country’s 17 major river...

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WASHINGTON—Unemployment rates fell in 34 US states in October, a sign that steady hiring this year has been broadly dispersed through most of the...

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WASHINGTON  — Malaysian opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim told the Associated Press on Friday he’s confident of acquittal in his sodomy trial, so long as...

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WASHINGTON—UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said on Friday that there is hope that the Ebola outbreak could be contained by mid-2015 by continuing to scale...

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FERGUSON, Missouri—The family of the unarmed black 18-year-old, who was fatally shot in Missouri called for calm on Friday as a grand jury drew...
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SAN  Miguel Pure Foods Co. Inc. on Friday said it will buy the maker of La Pacita biscuits and all its flour-based snack business. Pure Foods,...

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THE Securities and Exchange Commission has approved the P7-billion float of fixed-rate notes of property developer Filinvest Land Inc. (FLI), proceeds of which will be...

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Keynote remarks delivered by Philex Mining Corp. Chairman Manuel V. Pangilinan at the 61st annual National Mine Safety and Environment Conference at the Camp...

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THE budget carrier of taipan John L. Gokongwei seeks to carve out a small portion of the flight entitlements to Haneda in Japan, as it...

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GLOBE Telecom Inc. is boosting smartphone penetration in the country with an innovative offer that allows prepaid customers to avail themeselves of discounted devices and...

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FISHERIES production fell by 0.40 percent in the third quarter, continuing a downward trend that started after Supertyphoon Yolanda (international code name Haiyan) hit...
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MIAMI—Blake Griffin and Chris Paul found themselves all alone on a fast break late in the third quarter, no Miami Heat player even remotely...

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SOUTH Korean teenager Wang Jeung-hun fired a sizzling seven-under-par 65  to share the halfway lead with overnight leader Mardan Mamat of Singapore at the...

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NLEX halted a three-game slide with an easy 104-84 win over the hapless Blackwater in the Philippine Basketball Association (PBA) Philippine Cup on Friday...

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THE Philippines Azkals begin their quest for the 2014 Asean Football Federation (AFF) Suzuki Cup title when it takes on qualifying team Lao PDR...

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PHILADELPHIA—Nike is pulling back on plans for a shoe that sneakily honors Allen Iverson after the former National Basketball Association (NBA) superstar questioned whether...

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MACAU—For Manny Pacquiao, fighting Chris Algieri in Macau this weekend just makes too much sense. Dollars and sense. While this tiny enclave of China, where gambling...
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HE stands up from his chair, rummages through a small box hanging on a wall, gets a piece of chalk and writes “Earth” on...

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IF your nest is empty—by circumstance or by choice—think about getting a dog. Known for their devotion and happy dances, dogs can take a big...

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FOR many, a holiday gathering usually includes a walk through an emotional minefield with people who push your hot buttons. What if your wife,...

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IN the future, what will echo most when we hear Bill Cosby’s name? Will he forever be known as that beloved figure who starred in...

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WHY has art turned so precious that many people want to get in the buying now that it’s almost tragically too late? Then again,...

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HOLD up your hands and wave the white flag. Any argument about the holidays being too commercial is over, considering that lighted trees have...
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ASIDE from pioneering the innovative mixed-use development called Townships, Megaworld, the country’s leading real-estate developer, spearheaded another first in the country. Through the company’s...

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EXCEPTIONAL real-estate salespeople are such a rare breed nowadays. There’s no doubt about it. Seasoned members of the sales force know a good sales prospect...

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IF you want to get away from the maddening crowd of the urban jungle, Tagaytay City is the place to go and build a...

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SM Seaside City Cebu recently opened The Cube, the landmark centerpiece of the world-class mall, set to open in October 2015 at the South...

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‘THE Generation Y is more receptive to renting than owning a property,” said KMC MAG group residential leasing consultant Fatima Macalintal.“The current trends in...

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EMPOWER the small and medium enterprises (SMEs) of the furniture industry so they can move up the value chain and expand their market presence...
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EXERCISE is an important habit as you get older because the more physical activities you devote to your routine, the more energetic and healthier you...

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A severe impact—from falling in a stair, for example—can cause hip fractures in people of all ages.  In older adults, a hip fracture is...

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‘Many creatures, including humans, bite when frightened or provoked,” notes The Merck Manual of Medical Information.  “Bites may cause injuries ranging from superficial scratches to...

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In order to improve their access to health and wellness services and promote their maximum potential for physical, social, emotional and intellectual health, the...

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Most people think fires only cause burns.  Not likely, some chemicals and electrical current can burn as well. “Although the skin is usually the...

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Superfoods are special category nutrient-rich food that is beneficial to health and well-being. They are normally found in nature, which has source of vitamins,...
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