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 2018-12-14 21:45 

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On the cusp of a title...

It came a game late, but Paul Lee's valedictory speech of a performance got Magnolia back in the groove and put the PBA Governors' Cup title within reach of the Hotshots. Lee literally did everything in the waning seconds of Game 5 on Friday night...

 2018-12-14 21:43 

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Senate may scrap metro CCTV project...

There's a "big chance" the Senate may scrap funding for a China-assisted P20-billion project that would install a video surveillance system in Metro Manila and Davao City unless officials can satisfactorily answer questions about its security ...

 2018-12-14 21:39 

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Rivalry paused as Perez joins Bolick's trek to pro league...

Of all the times that the careers of CJ Perez and Robert Bolick intersected, there is one point that makes the Lyceum star feel like his career is irreversibly linked to that of his NCAA rival from San Beda. "Personally, I feel like we're motivate...

 2018-12-14 21:34 

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Top two volleyball clubs in Superliga collide in yet another championship duel...

They have been the two best clubs in the Philippine Superliga and, as another championship unfolds, Petron and F2 Logistics are all set for yet another heavyweight showdown. The Blaze Spikers and the Cargo Movers collide at 6 p.m. on Saturday as Game 1 of...

 2018-12-14 21:33 

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Poe's family, supporters mark FPJ's death anniversary...

Despite the heavy downpour, the family and supporters from as far as Quezon province of the late king of Philippine movies Fernando Poe Jr. trooped to his grave at the Manila North Cemetery on Friday for his 14th death anniversary. The post Poe's fami...

 2018-12-14 21:26 

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It's a go for Katipunan extension...

After almost six decades on the drawing board, the 7.11-kilometer Katipunan Avenue extension project will finally push through. The post It's a go for Katipunan extension appeared first on Inquirer News ....

 2018-12-14 21:21 

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Angkas defies LTFRB, won't stop...

The popular motorcycle-hailing app Angkas will continue operating despite a recent Land Transportation Franchising and Regulatory Board (LTFRB) resolution ordering the apprehension and impounding of its riders and motorcycles. The post Angkas defies LTFRB...

 2018-12-14 21:18 

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Metro Briefs...

MPD takes 56 Badjao, Aeta mendicants off the streets After Metro Manila's top cop ordered "rescue" operations of street children, homeless people and beggars during the holiday season, the Manila Police District reported that it has rescued 56...

 2018-12-14 15:57 

Cebu Daily News

FAMILY OF 3, GONE BEFORE CHRISTMAS...

Gifts were supposed to make the Christmas spirit of every family better but for the Sohitados, they were left covered in blood on S. Osmea Road last Thursday evening, December 13. The family of three was on their way home after attending a Christmas party...

 2018-12-14 15:55 

Cebu Daily News

Central Visayas scores in war vs illegal drugs...

This year's drug haul by the Police Regional Office (PRO-7) reached more than 40.5 kilos of shabu valued at P275 million. Police Regional Director, Chief Supt. Debold Sinas, said the police conducted 6,469 anti-drug operations from December 2017 to No...

 2018-12-14 15:51 

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Glue gang suspect posts bail...

THE police has issued a warning to the public to be vigilant about using Automated Teller Machines, (ATM), especially that an alleged member of the Glue Gang, who had earlier been arrested, was able to post bail yesterday. The suspect, Lunalyn De Pedro, 3...

 2018-12-14 15:51 

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The look of Christmas in Naga...

The City of Naga turns particularly festive during the Christmas season as a multitude of lights drape a public park known as "Baywalk," situated at the city's center. "Pasko sa Naga" opens annually with a Christmas lighting ceremony o...

 2018-12-14 15:48 

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P1.788 billion investments set...

AT LEAST P1.788 billion will be needed for the rehabilitation of the landslide-hit areas in Naga City and the recovery of its survivors. This amount is based on the Post Disaster Needs Assessment (PDNA) endorsed by the City Council of Naga on December 12 ...

 2018-12-14 15:44 

Cebu Daily News

Despite 'spot amnesty', apprehensions to continue...

TO CUSHION the impact of the suspension of Angkas operations, the Cebu City government will release around 2,500 impounded motorcycles in Cebu City. Francisco Ouano, operations chief of the Cebu City Transportation Office (CCTO), said they received an adv...

 2018-12-14 15:35 

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Find Christ in Christmas Palma exhorts the faithful...

AS CHRISTMAS draws near, Cebu Archbishop Jose Palma urged the faithful to see beyond traditions or celebrations and find the essence of Christmas which is giving back. "We should remember Christ in Christmas. Let us be grateful for the Saviour and our...

 2018-12-14 15:35 

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Palma to priests: Do mission works...

Cebu Archbishop Jose Palma urged the new members of the diaconate to do missionary works for the Catholic Church. Palma ordained a priest and 12 deacons at the Cebu Metropolitan Cathedral on Friday (December 14). After the ordination, the prelate shared t...

 2018-12-14 15:34 

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Pushing 'cable cars' for Cebu City...

How does traveling across Cebu City using a "cable car-like" system sound like? Fortunato Sanchez Jr., president of a construction line company and former private sector representative of the Metro Cebu Development and Coordinating Board (MCDCB), ...

 2018-12-14 15:28 

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Pangilinan to Senate: Don't rush approval of federal charter...

Manila, Philippines — The House of Representatives might have swiftly approved its draft federal charter but for Senator Francis Pangilinan, the Senate must not rush its approval as it may create economic and political consequences. "Offhand tho...

 2018-12-14 14:01 

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NU strikes gold in ASEAN University Games men's volleyball...

Starring players from reigning UAAP men's champion National University, the Philippines unseated Thailand with a 27-25, 25-21, 22-25, 25-20 victory to capture the 19th ASEAN University Games men's volleyball gold medal Friday in Naypyitaw, Myanmar...

 2018-12-14 13:48 

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Lethal weapon: Paul Lee nails winner as Magnolia escapes Alaska for 3-2 lead...

MANILA, Philippines---Paul Lee delivered in the clutch and lifted Magnolia past Alaska, 79-78, to move a win away from the PBA Governors' Cup crown Friday at Smart Araneta Coliseum.Lee recovered the ball after Mike Harris denied Romeo Travis at the ri...

 2018-12-14 13:23 

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Wimbledon set for huge expansion...

Wimbledon's expansion plans have taken a huge step forward after the neighboring golf club in London voted to sell its land.The All England Lawn Tennis Club (AELTC) made an offer, reported to be 65 million ($82 million), to buy Wimbledon Park Golf Clu...

 2018-12-14 12:44 

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GALLERY: 2018 PBA Rookie Draft Combine...

Rookie aspirants got a chance to showcase their talents in front of coaches during the two-day rookie combine at Gatorade Gym.The 2018 PBA Rookie Draft is on Sunday at Robinsons Ermita.... Keep on reading: GALLERY: 2018 PBA Rookie Draft Combine...

 2018-12-14 12:42 

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Geje Eustaquio considering career in mountain biking after mixed martial arts...

MANILA, Philippines---Mountain biking only started out as a hobby for Geje Eustaquio but it slowly turned into a craft.The reigning ONE World flyweight champion first got into the sport when Team Lakay colleague Edward Kelly introduced it to him and Eusta...

 2018-12-14 11:49 

Cebu Daily News

1997 vs 1990 in Damazo Cup Finals...

BATCH 1997 will be taking on Batch 1990 in the finals of the 11th Damazo Cup after they defeated their respective opponents in the semifinals last weekend at the University of San Jose-Recoletos (USJ-R) open gym in Basak. 1990 routed 2009, 92-77, while 19...

 2018-12-14 10:49 

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Proven 'winner' Alex Mallari brings leadership to table at Phoenix...

MANILA, Philippines---It cannot be denied that Alex Mallari has a wealth of experience in his relatively young PBA career.Mallari was drafted third overall pick in the 2012 PBA Draft by Petron but was not able to complete a full season with the Blaze Boos...

 2018-12-14 10:41 

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LOOK: Philippine Navy officials tour US submarine...

Philippine Navy officials had a chance to tour a US submarine USS Greeneville (SSN772) and submarine tender USS Emory Land (AS 39) which docked in Palawan early this week. The post LOOK: Philippine Navy officials tour US submarine appeared first on Inquir...

 2018-12-14 10:18 

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MMDA traffic constable nabbed for robbery-extortion in Pasig City...

A traffic constable of the Metropolitan Manila Development Authority (MMDA) has been arrested for robbery-extortion in Pasig City. The post MMDA traffic constable nabbed for robbery-extortion in Pasig City appeared first on Inquirer News ....

 2018-12-14 10:12 

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Nikola Vucevic leads Magic over Bulls in Mexico City...

MEXICO CITY --- The Bulls had the fans, but Nikola Vucevic and the Magic got the win.Vucevic scored 26 points, including a tiebreaking jumper with 28 seconds remaining, and Orlando snapped a three-game losing streak with a 97-91 victory over Chicago on Th...

 2018-12-14 09:47 

Cebu Daily News

Cebu City police net P5M shabu from dance instructor-turned-drug dealer...

CEBU CITY, Philippines The Cebu City police's anti-drug campaign scored another big one today with the seizure of about P5 million worth of shabu and the arrest of a drug peddler and his cohort in a buy bust operation at past 1 p.m. in Barangay Sambag...

 2018-12-14 09:34 

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Raptors center Jonas Valanciunas has surgery on dislocated thumb...

Toronto Raptors center Jonas Valanciunas will be out at least four weeks after undergoing surgery to repair a dislocated left thumb on Thursday, the National Basketball Association team announced on Twitter.Valanciunas was hurt in the second quarter of We...

 2018-12-14 09:30 

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ONE Championships signs US broadcast deal with Turner Sports...

MANILA, Philippines---ONE Championship and Turner Sports have signed a three-year partnership that will see the live events of the mixed martial arts promotion get distributed to the United States.Also included in the agreement is the role of B/R Live---T...

 2018-12-14 09:15 

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Taguig cop shot dead by robbery suspects...

A police officer was killed in a shootout with two robbery suspects in Taguig City on Thursday, authorities said. The post Taguig cop shot dead by robbery suspects appeared first on Inquirer News ....

 2018-12-14 08:57 

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PBA commissioner: No precedent to suspend Mark Barroca on groin hit...

MANILA, Philippines---PBA Commissioner Willie Marcial warned Magnolia guard that a suspension is imminent if he repeats his roughhousing in the2018 PBA Governors' Cup finals.Marcial said Barroca could be suspended if he merits a flagrant foul penalty ...

 2018-12-14 08:26 

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Mavericks bow to Suns in Dirk Nowitzki's return...

PHOENIX--- The Phoenix Suns have just five wins this season, and two have come against the Dallas Mavericks.The latest was Thursday night, when T.J. Warren scored a season-high 30 points and the Suns snapped a 10-game losing streak with a 99-89 victory.Th...

 2018-12-14 07:44 

Cebu Daily News

MAAYOng Pasko in Maayo Hotel...

Take delight in the pleasures of the Yuletide season. Make way for a #MAAYOngPasko and celebrate Christmas with your family and friends. Holiday moments deserve a gratifying feast here at Maayo Hotel. Mark your calendars for this season's good deals! ...

 2018-12-14 07:35 

Cebu Daily News

SM City Cebu starts SM Run registration...

Registration begins for the much-awaited SM2SM Run, now on its 9th year. Visit the SM2SM Run registration booth at the 2nd level of the Northwing near Metro Dental and Flawless. Registration fees are at P950 for 21K, P750 for 12K, P650 for 8K, and P550 fo...

 2018-12-14 07:30 

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P1.7B project for Naga City landslide area...

CEBU CITY, Philippines -The Regional Development Council (RDC), during its full council meeting on Friday (December 14), has endorsed a sum of P1.788 billion for the rehabilitation and recovery of the landslide-hit area of Naga City. The amount was based ...

 2018-12-14 07:10 

Cebu Daily News

Palma's Christmas reminder: Do not forget the poor...

CEBU CITY, Philippines -Do not forget the poor. This was the message of Cebu Archbishop Jose Palma as Christmas draws near. He urged the people to celebrate Christmas, not only in the context of parties and shoppings, buts also by helping the poor. For th...

 2018-12-14 07:05 

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Palma ordains new priests, 12 deacons...

CEBU CITY, Philippines -More laborers have decided to work in God's vineyard. A priest and 12 deacons were ordained on Friday morning at the Cebu Metropolitan Cathedral. Cebu Archbishop Jose Palma expressed his joy in welcoming the new shepherd. He ur...

 2018-12-14 06:53 

Cebu Daily News

Espina resigns; to give way to Cuenco...

CEBU CITY, Philippines -Councilor Erik Espina will only hold office until January. Espina confirmed reports that he has tendered resignation to give way for the return of Councilor James Anthony Cuenco. Espina also said he will withdraw his candidacy as t...

 2018-12-14 06:47 

Cebu Daily News

Aerial Ropeway Transit in Cebu City?...

CEBU CITY, Philippines -How about an aerial travel to address traffic congestion in Cebu City? A former private sector representative of the Metro Cebu Development Council (MCDCB) has presented the Aerial Ropeway Transit, a cable-car-like system that woul...

 2018-12-14 04:42 

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Duterte 'always welcome' to visit US official...

MANILA, Philippines — It appears that President Rodrigo Duterte has not yet made up his mind if he should visit the United States even after the the Balangiga Bells were returned to the Philippines early this week. The post Duterte 'always welco...

 2018-12-14 04:17 

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James Harden's 50-point triple-double propels Rockets over Lakers...

HOUSTON--- James Harden had 50 points, 10 rebounds and 11 assists, scoring 11 points during a big fourth-quarter run to lead the Houston Rockets to a 126-111 victory over the Los Angeles Lakers on Thursday night.Harden grabbed his 10th rebound with less t...

 2018-12-14 04:13 

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Mavs great Dirk Nowitzki set to make 21st season debut vs Suns...

PHOENIX --- Dirk Nowitzki was active for Dallas' game against Phoenix on Thursday night, prepared to belatedly begin his record-setting 21st season with the Mavericks.No other NBA player has played that many seasons with the same team.The 40-year-old ...

 2018-12-14 04:00 

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Top-ranked Novak Djokovic, Simona Halep honored by ITF as World Champions...

LONDON --- Novak Djokovic and Simona Halep were named the 2018 World Champions by the International Tennis Federation on Thursday after each won Grand Slam titles and finished the year atop the world rankings.Djokovic, recognized by the ITF for the sixth ...

 2018-12-14 03:45 

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US officials 'encouraged' by Duterte's appreciation of Balangiga Bells' return...

MANILA, Philippines — Top U.S. officials who have met with President Rodrigo Duterte were "encouraged" by his appreciation of the return of the Balangiga Bells. The post US officials 'encouraged' by Duterte's appreciation of Bala...

 2018-12-14 02:05 

Cebu Daily News

Port of Cebu exceeds 2018 collection target...

CEBU CITY, Philippines The Bureau of Customs (BOC) Port of Cebu announced today that they already collected at least P27.487 billion worth of revenues as of December 11, 2018. Their collection already surpassed this year's revenue target of P27.438 bi...

 2018-12-13 23:38 

Cebu Daily News

Family killed in Cebu City road accident...

CEBU CITY, Philippines A family of three did not make it home to Liloan town in northern Cebu alive on Thursday night. The victims died after they figured in a road accident while along S. Osmena Road in Cebu City at around 9:30 p.m. Nagiel Banacia, head ...

 2018-12-13 21:45 

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All hands on deck...

Fines were slapped and suspensions didn't come, and Alaska will continue to square off with a full force Magnolia side when they break a 2-2 tie in their PBA Governors' Cup title series on Friday night at Smart Araneta Coliseum. Magnolia guard Mar...

 2018-12-13 21:42 

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Not one bell less: Samar diocese nixes Zubiri plea...

Just days after their return to the country, the bells of Balangiga are ringing a new controversy. The post Not one bell less: Samar diocese nixes Zubiri plea appeared first on Inquirer News ....

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