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Sharapova out as ‘almost dead’ Halep survives

MELBOURNE: Maria Sharapova was sent crashing out of the Australian Open in a crushing defeat by Angelique Kerber Saturday as Simona Halep survived a titanic struggle to make the last 16. With the temperatures a manageable 26 Celsius (79 Farenheit) at Melbourne Park after two days of oven-like conditions, the Russian was no match for […]

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NBA: Clarkson powers Lakers
Reserve Fil-American guard Jordan Clarkson sparked an undermanned Lakers team with 33 points to lead Los Angeles to a 99-86 victory Friday night over the Indiana Pacers.


News outlets play vital role in uncovering people’s interests on Cha-cha–solon

News outlets play vital role in uncovering people’s interests on Cha-cha--solon

A progressive lawmaker on Saturday called on the media to keep informing the public about the ins and outs of federalism that will eventually “develop a critical mass” and uncover the vested interests of some people pushing for Charter change (Cha-cha).

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Eleven killed, 46 wounded in Turkey bus crash – official

ISTANBUL: Eleven people were killed and 46 injured when a Turkish intercity bus taking families bound for a half-term skiing trip crashed into trees while traveling on a motorway, local officials said. The bus, which was making an overnight journey from the capital Ankara to the western city of Bursa, crashed in the region of […]

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Honestbee Buzzes at Sinulog Festivities in Cebu

To celebrate its arrival in the Queen City of the South, honestbee joins in the Sinulog 2018 festivities to spread morefun and freebies!


US government shuts down; Dems, GOP blame each other

US Capitol - 19 January 2018

The federal government shut down at the stroke of midnight Friday, halting all but the most essential operations and marring the one-year anniversary of President Donald Trump’s inauguration in a striking display of Washington dysfunction.

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Milestone within James’ reach when Cavs play Thunder (Jan 20, 2018)
CLEVELAND — If there was a Friday night dinner planned for Team Banana Boat, Dwyane Wade wasn’t going.


Milestone within James’ reach when Cavs play Thunder (Jan 20, 2018)
CLEVELAND — If there was a Friday night dinner planned for Team Banana Boat, Dwyane Wade wasn’t going.


An Assistant Allegedly Stole $1.2 Million of Goldman Sachs Exec’s Wine

Including fancy French stuff that sold for $20,000 a bottle.


Rohingya militants say Myanmar refugee return plan ‘deceitful’

YANGON: Rohingya militants on Saturday hit out at a repatriation plan for refugees from Bangladesh to Myanmar set to begin next week, saying it aims to trap the Muslim minority in long-term camps while their ancestral lands are seized. Bangladesh and Myanmar have agreed to send back around 750,000 refugees who arrived since October 2016 […]

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Big swings continue as bitcoin briefly dips
The volatility of the digital currency markets was on display again Wednesday, as bitcoin briefly fell below $10,000 before rebounding back above $11,000 in the U.S. afternoon.


2 MRT-3 trains break down, affecting 600 passengers

2 MRT-3 trains break down, affecting 600 passengers

Within two hours, two Metro Rail Transit 3 (MRT 3) trains broke down on Saturday afternoon, affecting more than 600 passengers.

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