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DOLE, nagbabala vs fake certification ukol sa escrow deposits ng mga recruitment agency

Nagbabala ang Department of Labor and Employment kaugnay sa umano'y modus sa pag-withdraw ng escrow deposits ng mga recruitment agency gamit ang pekeng sertipikasyon na pinapalabas na galing sa kagawaran at sa Philippine Overseas Employment Administration (PO

WATCH: Antarctic teams to drill ice to find ‘detergent’ against greenhouse gases

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fPOEXiiYPdA A team of multinational scientists will establish a temporary lab in Antarctica in the coming Australian summer, in an attempt to learn how the molecule hydroxyl affects air quality. A team of 10 researchers f
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WATCH: Antarctic teams to drill ice to find ‘detergent’ against greenhouse gases

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fPOEXiiYPdA A team of multinational scientists will establish a temporary lab in Antarctica in the coming Australian summer, in an attempt to learn how the molecule hydroxyl affects air quality. A team of 10 researchers from six science groups will live in the «ice lab» at Law Dome near Casey Station for three months in 2019. «Researchers will drill ice cores to depths of 250 meters to measure pre-industrial atmospheric levels of hydroxyl, which has never been done before,» a spokesperson said. The mission was launched to find traces of hydroxyls, which are natural «air purifiers» that act like a «detergent» against greenhouse gases by destroyi...Keep on reading: WATCH: Antarctic teams to drill ice to find ‘detergent’ against greenhouse gases

BMW to recall 1.6 million vehicles worldwide over fire risk

  FRANKFURT --- Automaker BMW said it is expanding a recall to cover 1.6 million vehicles worldwide due to possible fluid leaks that could result in a fire.   BMW said Tuesday that in some diesel vehicles coolant could leak from the exhaus
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BMW to recall 1.6 million vehicles worldwide over fire risk

  FRANKFURT --- Automaker BMW said it is expanding a recall to cover 1.6 million vehicles worldwide due to possible fluid leaks that could result in a fire.   BMW said Tuesday that in some diesel vehicles coolant could leak from the exhaust gas re-circulation module, part of the emissions reduction system. The leaks could combine with soot at high temperatures and lead to a fire.   The Munich-based company had already decided to recall 480,000 vehicles in Asia and Europe after fires were reported in South Korea. No injuries were reported. Further examination led to an expansion of the maintenance action.   The recall covers some vehicles made ...Keep on reading: BMW to recall 1.6 million vehicles worldwide over fire risk

New typhoon threatens to enter PH

  The state weather bureau is tracking a typhoon that may enter the Philippine Area of Responsibility (PAR) this weekend.   Weather forecaster Aldczar Aurelio saidTuesdayafternoon that the typhoon with international name «Yutu»
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New typhoon threatens to enter PH

  The state weather bureau is tracking a typhoon that may enter the Philippine Area of Responsibility (PAR) this weekend.   Weather forecaster Aldczar Aurelio saidTuesdayafternoon that the typhoon with international name «Yutu» was spotted 2,670 kilometers east of Visayas.   Yutu packs maximum sustained winds of 130 kilometers per hour (kph) and gusts of up to 160 kph.   If it continues its west northwest track at 15 kph, the typhoon could enter PAR this weekend and would then be locally known as Rosita. /kga...Keep on reading: New typhoon threatens to enter PH

Letran out to give favored Lyceum a good fight in NCAA Final 4 match

Head coach Jeff Napa sees an intriguing matchup between his team Letran and Lyceum in the NCAA Season 94 Final Four. And Napa has every reason to look forward to the duel after the Knights split their season series with the second-seeded Pirates. «Ver
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Letran out to give favored Lyceum a good fight in NCAA Final 4 match

Head coach Jeff Napa sees an intriguing matchup between his team Letran and Lyceum in the NCAA Season 94 Final Four. And Napa has every reason to look forward to the duel after the Knights split their season series with the second-seeded Pirates. «Very exciting matchup against Lyceum. We're not gonna think about what Lyceum is going to do against us, we will just take care of ourselves,» Napa said on Tuesday after Letran lost to College of St. Benilde, 94-81, to end the elimination round. The Knights beat the Pirates, 80-79, in a bizarre finish in their second round encounter earlier this month after Jaycee Marcelino's 3-pointer with 40.8 seconds remaining was downgraded to just two...Keep on reading: Letran out to give favored Lyceum a good fight in NCAA Final 4 match

Saudi investment forum opens under haze of Khashoggi’s death

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia --- A high-profile economic forum in Saudi Arabia began on Tuesday in Riyadh, the kingdom's first major event on the world stage since the killing of writer Jamal Khashoggi at the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul earlier this month. Khashog
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Saudi investment forum opens under haze of Khashoggi’s death

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia --- A high-profile economic forum in Saudi Arabia began on Tuesday in Riyadh, the kingdom's first major event on the world stage since the killing of writer Jamal Khashoggi at the Saudi Consulate in Istanbul earlier this month. Khashoggi's death loomed large over the start of the event, known as the Future Investment Initiative, which coincided with Turkish President Recip Tayyip Erdogan's claim Tuesday that Saudi officials murdered Khashoggi in their consulate after plotting his death for days. The Turkish leader demanded the kingdom reveal the identities of all involved in the killing, regardless of rank. Saudi Arabia, which for weeks maintained Khasho...Keep on reading: Saudi investment forum opens under haze of Khashoggi’s death

Freddie Mercury biopic crowns enduring majesty of Queen

LONDON: The Freddie Mercury biopic “Bohemian Rhapsody” premieres in London in grand style on Tuesday, reflecting the enduring appeal of Queen and their legendary frontman 27 years on from his...READ MORE The post Freddie Mercury biopic crowns endu
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Freddie Mercury biopic crowns enduring majesty of Queen

LONDON: The Freddie Mercury biopic “Bohemian Rhapsody” premieres in London in grand style on Tuesday, reflecting the enduring appeal of Queen and their legendary frontman 27 years on from his...READ MORE The post Freddie Mercury biopic crowns enduring majesty of Queen appeared first on The Manila Times Online.

Senators oppose PH withdrawal from IPU

SENATORS Franklin Drilon, Panfilo Lacson, and Risa Hontiveros on Tuesday rejected the proposal of House Speaker Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo that the Philippines withdraw from the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU). Drilon, Lacson and...READ MORE The post Senators op
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Senators oppose PH withdrawal from IPU

SENATORS Franklin Drilon, Panfilo Lacson, and Risa Hontiveros on Tuesday rejected the proposal of House Speaker Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo that the Philippines withdraw from the Inter-Parliamentary Union (IPU). Drilon, Lacson and...READ MORE The post Senators oppose PH withdrawal from IPU appeared first on The Manila Times Online.

World’s oldest intact shipwreck found in Black Sea

LONDON: An ancient Greek trading ship dating back more than 2,400 years has been found virtually intact at the bottom of the Black Sea, researchers said on Tuesday. The vessel...READ MORE The post World’s oldest intact shipwreck found in Black Sea appea
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World’s oldest intact shipwreck found in Black Sea

LONDON: An ancient Greek trading ship dating back more than 2,400 years has been found virtually intact at the bottom of the Black Sea, researchers said on Tuesday. The vessel...READ MORE The post World’s oldest intact shipwreck found in Black Sea appeared first on The Manila Times Online.

Bolton, in Russia for nuclear talks, meets defense minister

MOSCOW: US National Security Advisor John Bolton met Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu on Tuesday during a visit to Moscow, after President Donald Trump announced plans to withdraw from a...READ MORE The post Bolton, in Russia for nuclear talks, meets de
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Bolton, in Russia for nuclear talks, meets defense minister

MOSCOW: US National Security Advisor John Bolton met Russian Defense Minister Sergei Shoigu on Tuesday during a visit to Moscow, after President Donald Trump announced plans to withdraw from a...READ MORE The post Bolton, in Russia for nuclear talks, meets defense minister appeared first on The Manila Times Online.

Spurs overtake Lakers in overtime

Patty Mills drilled a jumper with seven seconds remaining in overtime to cap a 7-0 run in the final 55 seconds and lift the San Antonio Spurs to a wild 143-142 win over the host Los Angeles Lakers on Monday (Tuesday, PHL time).  
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Spurs overtake Lakers in overtime

Patty Mills drilled a jumper with seven seconds remaining in overtime to cap a 7-0 run in the final 55 seconds and lift the San Antonio Spurs to a wild 143-142 win over the host Los Angeles Lakers on Monday (Tuesday, PHL time).  

Warriors cruise past Suns

Stephen Curry poured in 29 points in 29 minutes before sitting out the fourth quarter Monday night, propelling the hot-shooting Golden State Warriors to a 123-103 romp over the Phoenix Suns in Oakland, Calif.  
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Warriors cruise past Suns

Stephen Curry poured in 29 points in 29 minutes before sitting out the fourth quarter Monday night, propelling the hot-shooting Golden State Warriors to a 123-103 romp over the Phoenix Suns in Oakland, Calif.  

5.7 magnitude earthquake off east Taiwan, felt strongly in Taipei

TAIPEI: A 5.7-magnitude earthquake jolted Taiwan on Tuesday, the US Geological Survey said, and was felt strongly in the capital Taipei. The quake struck around 104 kilometers (66 miles) off...READ MORE The post 5.7 magnitude earthquake off east Taiwan, felt
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5.7 magnitude earthquake off east Taiwan, felt strongly in Taipei

TAIPEI: A 5.7-magnitude earthquake jolted Taiwan on Tuesday, the US Geological Survey said, and was felt strongly in the capital Taipei. The quake struck around 104 kilometers (66 miles) off...READ MORE The post 5.7 magnitude earthquake off east Taiwan, felt strongly in Taipei appeared first on The Manila Times Online.

Duterte to visit wake of slain Negros farmers

PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte will visit Sagay City, Negros Occidental to condole with the families of the nine farmers who were killed supposedly by the New People’s Army (NPA). Palace spokesman...READ MORE The post Duterte to visit wake of slain Negros fa
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Duterte to visit wake of slain Negros farmers

PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte will visit Sagay City, Negros Occidental to condole with the families of the nine farmers who were killed supposedly by the New People’s Army (NPA). Palace spokesman...READ MORE The post Duterte to visit wake of slain Negros farmers appeared first on The Manila Times Online.

‘Game changer’ tuberculosis drug cures 8 in 10

  PARIS: A new treatment for a drug-resistant strain of tuberculosis can cure 80 percent of sufferers, according to a trial hailed Monday as a “game changer” in the fight...READ MORE The post ‘Game changer’ tuberculosis drug cure
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‘Game changer’ tuberculosis drug cures 8 in 10

  PARIS: A new treatment for a drug-resistant strain of tuberculosis can cure 80 percent of sufferers, according to a trial hailed Monday as a “game changer” in the fight...READ MORE The post ‘Game changer’ tuberculosis drug cures 8 in 10 appeared first on The Manila Times Online.

Malalaking isda at pusit, dagsa sa Surigao Sur; laksa-laksang tamban naman sa Bohol

Masasabing pinagpala ang mga mangingisda sa Malimono, Surigao Del Sur dahil sa pagdagsa ng libo-libong tuna at isdang salindato sa kanilang pampang. Ang Panglao naman sa Bohol, mapalad naman na dinadayo ng mga tamban para maging dagdag na aktrasyon sa mga tur
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Malalaking isda at pusit, dagsa sa Surigao Sur; laksa-laksang tamban naman sa Bohol

Masasabing pinagpala ang mga mangingisda sa Malimono, Surigao Del Sur dahil sa pagdagsa ng libo-libong tuna at isdang salindato sa kanilang pampang. Ang Panglao naman sa Bohol, mapalad naman na dinadayo ng mga tamban para maging dagdag na aktrasyon sa mga turista ang tinatawag na «sardine run.»

PHL Navy ships are ‘most welcome’ in Russia, says envoy Khovaev

After BRP Tarlac’s port visit to the Russian Pacific Fleet in Vladivostok this month, Russian ambassador to the Philippines Igor Anatolyevich Khovaev said that Philippine navy ships are most welcome in his country.
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PHL Navy ships are ‘most welcome’ in Russia, says envoy Khovaev

After BRP Tarlac’s port visit to the Russian Pacific Fleet in Vladivostok this month, Russian ambassador to the Philippines Igor Anatolyevich Khovaev said that Philippine navy ships are most welcome in his country.

Lapeña says drug syndicate behind allegations against Customs agents

Bureau of Customs (BOC) Commissioner Isidro Lapeña asserted on Tuesday that a drug ring was behind allegations that put Customs agents in a bad light over the P6.8-billion worth of shabu that reportedly entered the country inside magnetic lifters found in Ca
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Lapeña says drug syndicate behind allegations against Customs agents

Bureau of Customs (BOC) Commissioner Isidro Lapeña asserted on Tuesday that a drug ring was behind allegations that put Customs agents in a bad light over the P6.8-billion worth of shabu that reportedly entered the country inside magnetic lifters found in Cavite.

Ex-Maguindanao Gov Ampatuan loses bid for leave to contest ‘anomalous’ fuel purchase case

Former Maguindanao Governor Datu Sajid Ampatuan has lost his bid to secure a leave of court from the Sandiganbayan that would have allowed him to seek the outright dismissal of his criminal case over the alleged anomalous purchase of fuel in 2009.
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Ex-Maguindanao Gov Ampatuan loses bid for leave to contest ‘anomalous’ fuel purchase case

Former Maguindanao Governor Datu Sajid Ampatuan has lost his bid to secure a leave of court from the Sandiganbayan that would have allowed him to seek the outright dismissal of his criminal case over the alleged anomalous purchase of fuel in 2009.

Guevarra says DOJ--not Calida--to decide next step in Trillanes case

It is the Department of Justice (DOJ), not the Office of the Solicitor General (OSG), that will decide which legal step to take after a Makati court denied a government motion for Senator Antonio Trillanes IV's arrest, Justice Secretary Menardo Guevarra said
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Guevarra says DOJ--not Calida--to decide next step in Trillanes case

It is the Department of Justice (DOJ), not the Office of the Solicitor General (OSG), that will decide which legal step to take after a Makati court denied a government motion for Senator Antonio Trillanes IV's arrest, Justice Secretary Menardo Guevarra said Tuesday.

Palace shrugs off Facebook purge of pro-Duterte pages

Malacañang on Tuesday shrugged off Facebook's decision to take down pages supportive of President Rodrigo Duterte due to spam content and alleged violation of authenticity policies.
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Palace shrugs off Facebook purge of pro-Duterte pages

Malacañang on Tuesday shrugged off Facebook's decision to take down pages supportive of President Rodrigo Duterte due to spam content and alleged violation of authenticity policies.

How 2 Makati courts ruled on Trillanes amnesty case

The Duterte administration has won once and lost once in its bid to have Senator Antonio Trillanes IV, one of its staunchest critics, re-arrested for criminal cases dismissed seven years ago.  
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How 2 Makati courts ruled on Trillanes amnesty case

The Duterte administration has won once and lost once in its bid to have Senator Antonio Trillanes IV, one of its staunchest critics, re-arrested for criminal cases dismissed seven years ago.  

Music video ng Grade 10 students para sa Math class, mala-'The Greatest Showman'

Aakalaing 'The Greatest Showman' ang music video na ginawa ng mga mag-aaral ng Camarines Sur National High School para sa kanilang Math class, na hanep sa editing, choreography at paglatag ng tunog.
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Music video ng Grade 10 students para sa Math class, mala-'The Greatest Showman'

Aakalaing 'The Greatest Showman' ang music video na ginawa ng mga mag-aaral ng Camarines Sur National High School para sa kanilang Math class, na hanep sa editing, choreography at paglatag ng tunog.

DENR exec: Boracay front beach, Puka beach safe for swimming

The front beach and Puka beach of the world famous Boracay Island resort are safe for swimming, the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) said Tuesday.  
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DENR exec: Boracay front beach, Puka beach safe for swimming

The front beach and Puka beach of the world famous Boracay Island resort are safe for swimming, the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) said Tuesday.  

DOTr grants original proponent status to Davao, Kalibo airports proposals

The Department of Transportation (DOTr) said Tuesday it has granted original proponent status to the unsolicited proposal of Chelsea Logistics Holdings Corp. to develop Davao International Airport and Mega 7 Construction Corp.’s proposal for the Kalibo Inte
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DOTr grants original proponent status to Davao, Kalibo airports proposals

The Department of Transportation (DOTr) said Tuesday it has granted original proponent status to the unsolicited proposal of Chelsea Logistics Holdings Corp. to develop Davao International Airport and Mega 7 Construction Corp.’s proposal for the Kalibo International Airport.

Cryptocurrency bitcoin marks 10 years

London, United Kingdom -- October 31, 2008 marked the birth of bitcoin. Ten years on, the world’s first cryptocurrency is at the forefront of a complex financial system viewed warily by markets and investors.  
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Cryptocurrency bitcoin marks 10 years

London, United Kingdom -- October 31, 2008 marked the birth of bitcoin. Ten years on, the world’s first cryptocurrency is at the forefront of a complex financial system viewed warily by markets and investors.  

IRC gets go-ahead to proceed with $3.7B Makati Subway project

IRC Properties Inc. has received the nod from the Makati City government to proceed with the planned $3.7-billion subway project, and has generated nearly P5 billion from selling shares.  
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IRC gets go-ahead to proceed with $3.7B Makati Subway project

IRC Properties Inc. has received the nod from the Makati City government to proceed with the planned $3.7-billion subway project, and has generated nearly P5 billion from selling shares.  

DeAndre Jordan gets another double-double as Dallas Mavericks top Chicago Bulls

  DALLAS --- DeAndre Jordan became the first Dallas player in 24 years to start a season with three straight double-doubles, getting 18 points and 16 rebounds to help the Mavericks beat the Chicago Bulls 115-109 on Monday night. Luka Doncic scored
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DeAndre Jordan gets another double-double as Dallas Mavericks top Chicago Bulls

  DALLAS --- DeAndre Jordan became the first Dallas player in 24 years to start a season with three straight double-doubles, getting 18 points and 16 rebounds to help the Mavericks beat the Chicago Bulls 115-109 on Monday night. Luka Doncic scored 19 in the 19-year-old's second home game, another win that put the Mavericks (2-1) over .500 for the first time since the end of the 2015-16 season. Zach LaVine scored 34 for the Bulls and is the third Chicago player to open a season with three straight 30-point games. The others were Michael Jordan in 1986 and Bob Love in 1971. Wesley Matthews led six Dallas players in double figures with 20 points. Maxi Kleber, Dwight Pow...Keep on reading: DeAndre Jordan gets another double-double as Dallas Mavericks top Chicago Bulls

Senate to probe DOE’s energy security strategy

  The Senate Committee on Energy is set to take an in-depth look into the Department of Energy's (DOE) strategy to ensure energy security and self-sufficiency amid soaring global oil prices.   Senator Win Gatchalian has filed Resolution No
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Senate to probe DOE’s energy security strategy

  The Senate Committee on Energy is set to take an in-depth look into the Department of Energy's (DOE) strategy to ensure energy security and self-sufficiency amid soaring global oil prices.   Senator Win Gatchalian has filed Resolution No. 916, which tasked the Committee on Energyto scrutinize DOE's national strategy in ensuring a continuous, adequate, and economic supply of energy «with the end in view of achieving self-reliance in the country's energy requirements.» Gatchalian is the chairman of SenateCommittee on Energy. The senator, in a statement Tuesday, stressed the need for energy security to alleviate the economic suffering of Filipinos due to volatile ...Keep on reading: Senate to probe DOE’s energy security strategy

Koko confident Pacquiao’s ‘convincing power’ will carry PDP-Laban bets

      Senator Aquilino «Koko» Pimentel III, president of the Partido Demokratiko Pilipino-Lakas ng Bayan (PDP-Laban), has expressed confidence that neophyte Senator Manny Pacquiao's «influence» will lead th
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Koko confident Pacquiao’s ‘convincing power’ will carry PDP-Laban bets

      Senator Aquilino «Koko» Pimentel III, president of the Partido Demokratiko Pilipino-Lakas ng Bayan (PDP-Laban), has expressed confidence that neophyte Senator Manny Pacquiao's «influence» will lead the ruling political party to victory in the 2019 mid-term elections. Pimentel confirmed that the boxing champion-turned-politician will be the PDP-Laban's national campaign manager, replacing party vice chair and Energy Secretary Alfonso Cusi. «Yes, Sen. Pacquiao is PDP LABAN NCM,» he said in a text message to INQUIRER.net. «Well known and respected, organized, extensive network, influential, etc. all the right reasons to tap him are there,» he said ...Keep on reading: Koko confident Pacquiao’s ‘convincing power’ will carry PDP-Laban bets

WATCH: Chris Hemsworth picks up hitchhiker for helicopter ride

As far as hitchhiking goes, there might be little better than getting a ride from the god of thunder. Chris Hemsworth and friend Luke Zocchi, a personal trainer, shocked an American hitchhiker in Australia. A video posted on Monday, Oct. 22, on the «T
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WATCH: Chris Hemsworth picks up hitchhiker for helicopter ride

As far as hitchhiking goes, there might be little better than getting a ride from the god of thunder. Chris Hemsworth and friend Luke Zocchi, a personal trainer, shocked an American hitchhiker in Australia. A video posted on Monday, Oct. 22, on the «Thor» star's Instagram shows him and Zocchi in a car after they landed in Brisbane. They point out the hitchhiker that they're about to pick up and mention that he has no clue they'll be riding a chopper to surfer town Byron Bay. https://www.instagram.com/p/BpNYrFbjnfJ/?taken-by=chrishemsworth The man turns out to be a musician named Scott Hildebrand who came from Mexico. The hitchhiker is later shown strapped into the helicopter along ...Keep on reading: WATCH: Chris Hemsworth picks up hitchhiker for helicopter ride

Alleged drug pusher slain in Lucena buy-bust

      LUCENA CITY--An alleged drug pusher was killed in a buy-bust operation here Monday night, police said. Anti-illegal drugs operatives led by Supt. Reydante Ariza, the new Lucena police chief, tried to arrest Joseph Villamin
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Alleged drug pusher slain in Lucena buy-bust

      LUCENA CITY--An alleged drug pusher was killed in a buy-bust operation here Monday night, police said. Anti-illegal drugs operatives led by Supt. Reydante Ariza, the new Lucena police chief, tried to arrest Joseph Villamin, 36, after selling shabu (crystal meth) to an undercover police officer in a transaction inside a subdivision in Barangay Bocohan around 8:10 p.m., Senior Supt. Osmundo de Guzman, Quezon police chief, said in a report. But while being arrested, Villamin resisted and pulled his .38-caliber revolver and fired at the policemen but missed. Policemen shot back and hit the suspect who died on the spot. Police recovered two plasti...Keep on reading: Alleged drug pusher slain in Lucena buy-bust

Kawhi Leonard back to lead perfect Raptors past Hornets

Kawhi Leonard scored 22 points and added four rebounds and three assists to help the Toronto Raptors to a 127-106 victory over the visiting Charlotte Hornets on Monday night.  
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Kawhi Leonard back to lead perfect Raptors past Hornets

Kawhi Leonard scored 22 points and added four rebounds and three assists to help the Toronto Raptors to a 127-106 victory over the visiting Charlotte Hornets on Monday night.  

Albayalde says Sagay farmers slay could be part of moves to 'discredit' gov't

The Philippine National Police (PNP) is not discounting the possibility that the killing of nine sugar workers in Sagay, Negros Occidental, over the weekend is perpetrated to «discredit» the Duterte administration.
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Albayalde says Sagay farmers slay could be part of moves to 'discredit' gov't

The Philippine National Police (PNP) is not discounting the possibility that the killing of nine sugar workers in Sagay, Negros Occidental, over the weekend is perpetrated to «discredit» the Duterte administration.

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