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Mnuchin dismisses risk of contagion from China's economic slowdown

US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin dismissed concerns that China's weakest economic growth since the global financial crisis could spill into other emerging markets and destabilize US financial markets.
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Mnuchin dismisses risk of contagion from China's economic slowdown

US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin dismissed concerns that China's weakest economic growth since the global financial crisis could spill into other emerging markets and destabilize US financial markets.

Chilean court orders Catholic Church to pay damages over abuse - report

Chile's Court of Appeal has ordered the office of Santiago's Archbishop to pay $450 million pesos ($650,000) to three men who alleged they were sexually abused for decades by Chilean priest Fernando Karadima, a local newspaper said on Sunday.
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Chilean court orders Catholic Church to pay damages over abuse - report

Chile's Court of Appeal has ordered the office of Santiago's Archbishop to pay $450 million pesos ($650,000) to three men who alleged they were sexually abused for decades by Chilean priest Fernando Karadima, a local newspaper said on Sunday.

Claims proves collector unsure of shabu in magnetic lifters - BOC

Customs Deputy Collector Ma. Lourdes Mangaoang's testimony at a Senate inquiry negated her earlier claims that there were methamphetamines or shabu hidden inside magnetic lifters found in Cavite, the Bureau of Customs (BOC) said on Sunday.
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Claims proves collector unsure of shabu in magnetic lifters - BOC

Customs Deputy Collector Ma. Lourdes Mangaoang's testimony at a Senate inquiry negated her earlier claims that there were methamphetamines or shabu hidden inside magnetic lifters found in Cavite, the Bureau of Customs (BOC) said on Sunday.

Amid skepticism, Saudi official provides another version of Khashoggi death

As Saudi Arabia faced intensifying international skepticism over its story about the death of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, a senior government official laid out a new version of the death inside the Saudi consulate in Istanbul that in key respects contradicts
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Amid skepticism, Saudi official provides another version of Khashoggi death

As Saudi Arabia faced intensifying international skepticism over its story about the death of journalist Jamal Khashoggi, a senior government official laid out a new version of the death inside the Saudi consulate in Istanbul that in key respects contradicts previous explanations.

Russia warns Trump over ‘dangerous’ plan to quit nuclear treaty

Moscow on Sunday warned US President Donald Trump that his plan to ditch a Cold War-era nuclear weapons treaty with Russia was a dangerous step.
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Russia warns Trump over ‘dangerous’ plan to quit nuclear treaty

Moscow on Sunday warned US President Donald Trump that his plan to ditch a Cold War-era nuclear weapons treaty with Russia was a dangerous step.

Israel arrests Palestinian governor of Jerusalem -- officials

Israeli forces have arrested the Palestinian governor of Jerusalem for unspecified offenses he allegedly committed in the occupied West Bank, the Palestine Liberation Organization said Sunday.
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Israel arrests Palestinian governor of Jerusalem -- officials

Israeli forces have arrested the Palestinian governor of Jerusalem for unspecified offenses he allegedly committed in the occupied West Bank, the Palestine Liberation Organization said Sunday.

Duterte not trying to bribe NPA members, says Palace

Malacañang on Sunday stressed that President Rodrigo Duterte is not trying to bribe members of the New People's Army (NPA) when he promised them a house, a job, and education if they surrender.
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Duterte not trying to bribe NPA members, says Palace

Malacañang on Sunday stressed that President Rodrigo Duterte is not trying to bribe members of the New People's Army (NPA) when he promised them a house, a job, and education if they surrender.

NPA member dead in Bukidnon clash -- AFP

A Communist Party of the Philippines-New People’s Army terrorist (CNT) died in an encounter with the 65th Infantry Stalwart Battalion (65IB) at Barangay Lacolac in Baungon at 5:20 a.m. on Sunday, the military said.
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NPA member dead in Bukidnon clash -- AFP

A Communist Party of the Philippines-New People’s Army terrorist (CNT) died in an encounter with the 65th Infantry Stalwart Battalion (65IB) at Barangay Lacolac in Baungon at 5:20 a.m. on Sunday, the military said.

Operasyon kontra droga ikinasa sa iba't ibang lalawigan; 16 arestado

Natimbog ang hindi bababa sa 16 na drug suspects sa magkakahiwalay na operasyong ikinasa ng mga awtoridad sa mga probinsya ng Rizal, Oriental Mindoro, at Cavite.  
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Operasyon kontra droga ikinasa sa iba't ibang lalawigan; 16 arestado

Natimbog ang hindi bababa sa 16 na drug suspects sa magkakahiwalay na operasyong ikinasa ng mga awtoridad sa mga probinsya ng Rizal, Oriental Mindoro, at Cavite.  

Miyembro umano ng HPG, nanghataw ng side mirror ng taxi

Kuhang-kuha sa dash cam ng isang motorista ang panghahataw sa side mirror ng taxi sa Pasay City ang isang miyembro umano ng Philippine National Police-Highway Patrol Group (PNP-HPG).  
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Miyembro umano ng HPG, nanghataw ng side mirror ng taxi

Kuhang-kuha sa dash cam ng isang motorista ang panghahataw sa side mirror ng taxi sa Pasay City ang isang miyembro umano ng Philippine National Police-Highway Patrol Group (PNP-HPG).  

Colmenares: Military, gov’t responsible for Negros farmers’ massacre

Bayan Muna chairman and former Representative Neri Colmenares on Sunday held the Duterte administration and the military responsible for the murder of nine farmers in Sagay City, Negros Occidental on Saturday, supposedly over a land dispute.
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Colmenares: Military, gov’t responsible for Negros farmers’ massacre

Bayan Muna chairman and former Representative Neri Colmenares on Sunday held the Duterte administration and the military responsible for the murder of nine farmers in Sagay City, Negros Occidental on Saturday, supposedly over a land dispute.

Bill allows elected officials to shift parties only on second year of term --Tugna

Elected officials may only be able change political parties on the second year of their three-year term once the House Committee on Suffrage and Electoral Reforms' substitute bill seeking to prohibit turncoatism is enacted into law.
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Bill allows elected officials to shift parties only on second year of term --Tugna

Elected officials may only be able change political parties on the second year of their three-year term once the House Committee on Suffrage and Electoral Reforms' substitute bill seeking to prohibit turncoatism is enacted into law.

Saudi account of Khashoggi's death meets growing skepticism

Saudi Arabia faced a growing chorus of incredulity on Sunday over its belated explanation of how critic Jamal Khashoggi died inside its Istanbul consulate, as world powers demanded answers and the whereabouts of his body.  
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Saudi account of Khashoggi's death meets growing skepticism

Saudi Arabia faced a growing chorus of incredulity on Sunday over its belated explanation of how critic Jamal Khashoggi died inside its Istanbul consulate, as world powers demanded answers and the whereabouts of his body.  

Hundreds of thousands take to streets in London demanding second Brexit vote

Hundreds of thousands of supporters of the European Union marched through London on Saturday in the biggest demonstration so far to demand that the British government holds a public vote on the terms of Brexit.
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Hundreds of thousands take to streets in London demanding second Brexit vote

Hundreds of thousands of supporters of the European Union marched through London on Saturday in the biggest demonstration so far to demand that the British government holds a public vote on the terms of Brexit.

US weighs new warship passage through Taiwan Strait

The United States is considering a new operation to send warships through the Taiwan Strait, US officials tell Reuters, a mission aimed at ensuring free passage through the strategic waterway but which risks heightening tensions with China.
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US weighs new warship passage through Taiwan Strait

The United States is considering a new operation to send warships through the Taiwan Strait, US officials tell Reuters, a mission aimed at ensuring free passage through the strategic waterway but which risks heightening tensions with China.

Investigators likely to discover what happened to Khashoggi body ‘before long’ - Turkish official

Turkish investigators are likely to find out what happened to the body of slain journalist Jamal Khashoggi «before long», a senior Turkish official said on Saturday.
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Investigators likely to discover what happened to Khashoggi body ‘before long’ - Turkish official

Turkish investigators are likely to find out what happened to the body of slain journalist Jamal Khashoggi «before long», a senior Turkish official said on Saturday.

2 patay, 1 sugatan matapos mahulog ang SUV sa isang tulay sa Isabela

Dalawa ang patay habang isa pa ang sugatan matapos mahulog ang SUV sa isang tulay sa Angadanan, Isabela nitong Sabado.
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2 patay, 1 sugatan matapos mahulog ang SUV sa isang tulay sa Isabela

Dalawa ang patay habang isa pa ang sugatan matapos mahulog ang SUV sa isang tulay sa Angadanan, Isabela nitong Sabado.

US, China, others tentatively agree to ASEAN air encounter code

Several countries including the United States and China agreed «in principle» on Saturday to multilateral guidelines to manage unexpected encounters between their military aircraft, joining 10 Southeast Asian nations already in the pact.
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US, China, others tentatively agree to ASEAN air encounter code

Several countries including the United States and China agreed «in principle» on Saturday to multilateral guidelines to manage unexpected encounters between their military aircraft, joining 10 Southeast Asian nations already in the pact.

ASEAN boosts fight against ‘real and present’ militant threat

Southeast Asian nations seeking to combat the threat of militancy have agreed to share intelligence, Singapore's defense minister said Saturday, as he warned of a «real and present» danger to the region.
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ASEAN boosts fight against ‘real and present’ militant threat

Southeast Asian nations seeking to combat the threat of militancy have agreed to share intelligence, Singapore's defense minister said Saturday, as he warned of a «real and present» danger to the region.

Sotto on bill seeking to penalize nuisance bets: Maybe on 3rd strike

Senate President Vicente Sotto III on Saturday said penalties should be imposed not on all nuisance candidates, but only those who have repeatedly made a mockery of the elections.
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Sotto on bill seeking to penalize nuisance bets: Maybe on 3rd strike

Senate President Vicente Sotto III on Saturday said penalties should be imposed not on all nuisance candidates, but only those who have repeatedly made a mockery of the elections.

Proposed drug testing for poll bets still to be discussed, Palace clarifies

Malacañang on Saturday clarified it is not totally dismissing the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency's proposal that candidates in the 2019 midterm elections submit to mandatory drug testing.
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Proposed drug testing for poll bets still to be discussed, Palace clarifies

Malacañang on Saturday clarified it is not totally dismissing the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency's proposal that candidates in the 2019 midterm elections submit to mandatory drug testing.

NLEX southbound lanes closure causes traffic; northbound closed Oct. 20-21

Some motorists were caught in traffic on the North Luzon Expressway on Friday after the southbound lanes in Valenzuela City were closed to give way to road work.
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NLEX southbound lanes closure causes traffic; northbound closed Oct. 20-21

Some motorists were caught in traffic on the North Luzon Expressway on Friday after the southbound lanes in Valenzuela City were closed to give way to road work.

2 wanted criminals ng Laguna patay sa engkwentro laban sa mga pulis

Patay ang dalawang most-wanted criminals sa lalawigan ng Laguna sa isang buy-bust operation sa bayan ng Calamba nang manlaban umano ang mga ito mga pulis.  
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2 wanted criminals ng Laguna patay sa engkwentro laban sa mga pulis

Patay ang dalawang most-wanted criminals sa lalawigan ng Laguna sa isang buy-bust operation sa bayan ng Calamba nang manlaban umano ang mga ito mga pulis.  

Paliwanag ng Saudi Arabia: Napatay si Khashoggi nang manlaban umano

Nagbigay na nang pahayag ang gobyerno ng Saudi Arabia na nanlaban umano ang mamahayag na si Jamal Khashoggi  sa loob ng konsulado na naging sanhi raw ng kanyang pagkamatay.
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Paliwanag ng Saudi Arabia: Napatay si Khashoggi nang manlaban umano

Nagbigay na nang pahayag ang gobyerno ng Saudi Arabia na nanlaban umano ang mamahayag na si Jamal Khashoggi  sa loob ng konsulado na naging sanhi raw ng kanyang pagkamatay.

Joma Sison: CPP is ready anytime Duterte wants to resume peace talks

The Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) is willing to resume peace negotiations with the government whenever President Rodrigo Duterte is ready.
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Joma Sison: CPP is ready anytime Duterte wants to resume peace talks

The Communist Party of the Philippines (CPP) is willing to resume peace negotiations with the government whenever President Rodrigo Duterte is ready.

Teacher in hot water for berating, hitting Boy Scouts in Isabela

A teacher who unleashed her wrath upon young Boy Scouts in Reina Mercedes, Isabela is in hot water after video footage of her hitting, shoving, and cursing at the kids during an activity had gone viral on social media.
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Teacher in hot water for berating, hitting Boy Scouts in Isabela

A teacher who unleashed her wrath upon young Boy Scouts in Reina Mercedes, Isabela is in hot water after video footage of her hitting, shoving, and cursing at the kids during an activity had gone viral on social media.

Shabu seized in recent ops match those in magnetic lifters --PDEA

According to Aquino, the glut of shabu in the National Capital Region and the results of recent operations in Manila support the PDEA's claim that P6.8 billion worth of shabu made it to the market after being contained in magnetic lifters later found in Gener
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Shabu seized in recent ops match those in magnetic lifters --PDEA

According to Aquino, the glut of shabu in the National Capital Region and the results of recent operations in Manila support the PDEA's claim that P6.8 billion worth of shabu made it to the market after being contained in magnetic lifters later found in General Mariano Alvarez in Cavite.