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Duterte hints at ‘reconfiguring’ Moro region

Credit to Author: clopez| Date: Wed, 20 Feb 2019 21:22:13 +0000

President Rodrigo Duterte has hinted at the possibility of reconfiguring the autonomous Moro region to accommodate the Moro National Liberation Front (MNLF)

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Mañosa, champion of modern Filipino architecture; 88

Credit to Author: clopez| Date: Wed, 20 Feb 2019 21:20:14 +0000

Mañosa, champion of modern Filipino architecture; 88

National Artist for Architecture Francisco “Bobby” Mañosa, died on Wednesday, eight days after his 88th birthday.

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News Briefs: Feb. 21, 2019

Credit to Author: clopez| Date: Wed, 20 Feb 2019 21:14:56 +0000

El Nido in Palawan has been chosen as one of the world’s 24 best island beaches by a New York-based travel magazine.

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MRT 3, LRT 2 lift liquid ban in all stations

Credit to Author: clopez| Date: Wed, 20 Feb 2019 21:12:27 +0000

The prohibition on all liquids has been lifted in two of Metro Manila’s three light rail systems

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QC execs want closure of T. Sora flyover postponed

Credit to Author: clopez| Date: Wed, 20 Feb 2019 21:10:19 +0000

QC execs want closure of T. Sora flyover postponed

Commuters passing through Commonwealth Avenue in Quezon City may experience a one-week reprieve from hellish traffic

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DID YOU KNOW: 611 aliens deported in 2018

Credit to Author: clopez| Date: Wed, 20 Feb 2019 21:08:47 +0000

According to the Bureau of Immigration, a total of 611 aliens were deported in 2018 for violating the country’s Immigration Act.

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Sources: GSP to retire; Khabib pitches Nov. fight
Former UFC welterweight and middleweight champion Georges St-Pierre will announce his retirement Thursday, sources confirmed to ESPN, though Khabib Nurmagomedov is making a last-ditch effort to get St-Pierre to reconsider.


Kyrie: Made call to LeBron ‘to move forward’
Celtics point guard Kyrie Irving told ESPN’s Rachel Nichols that his call to apologize to former Cavaliers teammate LeBron James, now with the Lakers, was needed “just to move forward in my life.”


Sixers’ Embiid out at least week with sore knee
Sixers center Joel Embiid is out at least a week with knee soreness.


Watch a Hungry Student Interrupt Kirsten Gillibrand to Get Ranch for Her Pizza

Credit to Author: River Donaghey| Date: Wed, 20 Feb 2019 19:25:58 +0000

“Everyone was like, ‘What happened down there?’ and I was like, ‘I really don’t know, man. I got the ranch though.'”


This Guy Is Selling Quebec Cream Soda to American Rappers for $200 a Box

Credit to Author: Simon Coutu| Date: Wed, 20 Feb 2019 19:16:41 +0000

With his company Rare Drank, this “soft drink dealer” sells high-priced Quebec cream soda to lean dealers and American rappers.


GM: Steelers won’t use tag on running back Bell
The Steelers will not use the transition tag on running back Le’Veon Bell, according to general manager Kevin Colbert.