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UST law profs come to dean's defense - Inquirer.net


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UST law profs come to dean's defense
Inquirer.net
The University of Santo Tomas-Faculty of Civil Law has come to the defense of its dean, Nilo Divina, against efforts to implicate him in the fatal hazing of UST law freshman Horacio “Atio” Castillo III. In a statement of support issued on Saturday, the ...
UST denies indifference to student's hazing deathPhilippine Star
UST law profs express support for Divina over allegations of coverupManila Bulletin
UST law professors express support for Dean Nilo DivinaCNN Philippines
Sun.Star -GMA News -The Manila Times -ABS-CBN News
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Typhoon Paolo exits PAR; scattered rain expected across the central PHL - GMA News


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Typhoon Paolo exits PAR; scattered rain expected across the central PHL
GMA News
Typhoon Paolo (international name Lan) exited the Philippine Area of Responsibility early Sunday morning, weather service PAGASA reported in a 5 a.m. bulletin. At 4 a.m., Paolo was 1,345 kilometers east-northeast of Basco, Batanes with sustained winds ...
Typhoon Paolo maintains strength ahead of exit from PARRappler
Paolo intensifies before exiting PAR, bringing rains all over PHManila Bulletin
Typhoon 'Paolo' intensifies as it gears toward JapanInquirer.net
Tempo -CNN Philippines -ABS-CBN News -Sun.Star
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Trump to release JFK files, subject to ‘further information’

US President Donald Trump said on Saturday that, subject to receipt of further information, he planned to allow the opening of long-secret files on the November 1963 assassination of President John F. Kennedy due for release next week.

Butuan Bishop Juan de Dios Pueblos dies at 74 - Rappler


Rappler

Butuan Bishop Juan de Dios Pueblos dies at 74
Rappler
LONG-TIME BISHOP. Butuan Bishop Juan de Dios Pueblos was a bishop for more than 3 decades when he died on October 21, 2017. Photo courtesy of PIA Caraga. MANILA, Philippines – Butuan Bishop Juan de Dios Pueblos died at the age of 74 on ...
Rev. Juan De Dios Pueblos, bishop of Archdiocese of Butuan, dies at 74Inquirer.net

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Aba on serving Vidal: I'm blessed - Inquirer.net


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Aba on serving Vidal: I'm blessed
Inquirer.net
31-year-old Adrian Aba served Cebu Archbishop Emeritus Ricardo Cardinal Vidal for eight years as the prelate's private nurse. Upon learning of the cardinal's death, Aba – who now works in Dubai – could barely contain his grief for losing the man who ...
Amante: Cardinal Vidal's quiet authority | SunStarSun.Star
Archdiocese of Cebu sets guidelines for Cardinal Vidal's wake, funeralManila Bulletin
OPAV's Dino wants holiday in Cebu for Cardinal Vidal's burialRappler
Business Mirror -The Manila Times -GMA News -Philippine Star
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Palace backs police claim on 'Pieta' drug slay - Philippine Star


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Palace backs police claim on 'Pieta' drug slay
Philippine Star
“The Siaron case verifies what government has said from the start of the campaign against illegal drugs, that many of these killings were perpetrated by those involved in drug operations and drug traffickers eliminating each other,” Presidential ...
Slay of 'Pieta' drug suspect Michael Siaron proves drug traders kill each other —PalaceGMA News
Palace: Tagging PNP as drug-related killers very 'unfair, premature'Inquirer.net
Palace renews vow to give justice to DUI casesManila Bulletin

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Spain's Rajoy says will sack Catalan government, call regional elections

Spain's Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy on Saturday said he would curb the powers of the parliament of Catalonia, sack its government and call an election within six months in a bid to thwart a drive by the autonomous region to breakaway from Spain.

First joint France-China satellite to study oceans

France and China's space agencies unveiled their first joint satellite in Beijing Friday, which will be used to improve forecasting of ocean storms and cyclones.

Incensed motorist scolds MMDA enforcer for ignoring ‘erring’ buses

An angry motorist was caught on video berating an MMDA traffic enforcer for supposedly focusing on private motorists and ignoring erring bus drivers near Quezon City's Kamuning Road, GMA 7 news program "24 Oras Weekend" reported on Saturday.

Palace hits IPU over plan to send court observers - The Manila Times


Philippine Star

Palace hits IPU over plan to send court observers
The Manila Times
Malacañang on Saturday scored the Inter-Parliamentary Union's (IPU) plan to send a trial observer to monitor and report on the proceedings against detained Sen. Leila de Lima over drug allegations. Advertisements. In a statement, Presidential ...
IPU bid to observe De Lima trial 'classic example of bullying'GMA News
Andanar hits IPU's interference in De Lima's case | SunStarSun.Star
IPU meddling a case of bullying — PalaceThe Standard

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13 reported dead due to Paolo as rivers swell, trapping residents

At least 13 people were reported dead due to Typhoon Paolo as it continued to bring heavy rains across many parts of the country, according to a report on 24 Oras Weekend on Saturday.

Tobacco-filled rambutan, tattoo machine seized in Laguna jail raid

Various contraband were confiscated in separate raids conducted at jail facilities in Makati and Laguna, as part of the government's "Greyhound Operation."

Soldier nabbed for fighting with twin brothers in bar

CITY OF CALAPAN - A soldier was arrested after he fought and hurt twin brothers following a heated argument in a restaurant bar in San Jose town in Occidental Mindoro province before dawn Saturday. Report reaching the Mimaropa Police Regional Office, suspect Pfc. Jummil Geronimo, a 26-year-old member of the Philippine Army's 4th Infantry Battalion, hit Guillero brothers Aldrin and Ariel Guillero, both 23, inside Grandiya Resto Bar at Barangay San Roque around 2:28 a.m. The report said the brothers sustained minor injuries. The reason behind the fight was unknown. Personnel from the San Jose Municipal Police Station responded to the incident and arrested Geronimo. --Madonna T. Vi...

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Bus na puno ng pasahero, buwis-buhay na tinawid ang umapaw na ilog sa Zamboanga del Norte

Viral ngayon ang video na nagpapakita ng buwis-buhay na pagtawid ng isang bus na puno ng pasahero sa umapaw na ilog sa Zamboanga del Norte.

Lawyer-complainants fire back: Impeach bids not hurting gov't checks and balances - GMA News


GMA News

Lawyer-complainants fire back: Impeach bids not hurting gov't checks and balances
GMA News
Some of the lawyers behind this year's “impeachment season” took exception to claims that impeachment threats against leaders of the government's independent bodies compromise the system of checks and balances in the government. Lawyer Lorenzo ...
Gadon says impeach bids aim to 'flush out' 'yellows' in gov'tInquirer.net

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Lawyer-complainants fire back: Impeach bids not hurting gov’t checks and balances

Some of the lawyers behind this year’s “impeachment season” took exception to claims that impeachment threats against leaders of the government’s independent bodies compromise the system of checks and balances in the government.

Gadon to ask House panel to invite 2 ‘dismissed’ psychologists to Sereno impeach proceedings

Lawyer Larry Gadon on Saturday said he would ask the House justice committee to invite as witnesses in the impeachment proceedings against Chief Justice Maria Lourdes Sereno the two psychologists who allegedly got sacked after supposedly giving her a low score in her psychological exams.

Pumaren decries ‘crucial’ calls in Adamson loss: Refs shouldn’t decide the game

Adamson head coach Franz Pumaren said the Falcons' 80-74 loss to defending champion De La Salle in the UAAP Season 80 men's basketball tournament came down to crucial calls. "We shouldn't let the referees decide the game," said PumarenSaturdayat Smart Araneta Coliseum. Arguably the biggest controversial call of the game was Papi Sarr getting called with a three-second violation with 49 seconds left in the game with the Soaring Falcons down by only two, 74-72. What made the call questionable was that official call was a three-second violation while the baseline referee called an offensive foul on Sarr. "First of all I don't think that was a three-second violation," said Pumaren. "Th...

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Task force chief declares 'total victory' in Marawi - Inquirer.net


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Task force chief declares 'total victory' in Marawi
Inquirer.net
Pfc. John Peralta gets a big hug from son Yhuan as the Philippine Army's 1st Infantry Battalion of the 2nd Infantry Division arrives from Marawi at Villamor Air Base in Pasay City after President Rodrigo Duterte's declaration of the Islamic city's ...
Next target: Hapilon's 3 sonsManila Bulletin
Army troopers left Marawi on Friday morning | SunStarSun.Star
LOOK: Soldiers in Tanay welcome home heroes of MarawiRappler
Philippine Star -GMA News -InterAksyon -ABS-CBN News
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Task force chief declares ‘total victory’ in Marawi

MARAWI CITY - "I would like to say it's already done. It's a complete and total victory for the troops." This was the declaration of Brig. Gen. Danilo Pamonag, commander of the Task Force Marawi, in a send-off ceremony on Saturday of the 10th Marine Battalion Landing Team (MBLT10) out here for Luzon to secure the incoming 31st Association of South East Asian Nation (ASEAN) Summit. But Col. Romeo Brawner Jr., deputy commander of Joint Task Group Ranao, told the Inquirer that troops continued to flush out 20 more fighters who were holed up in the main table area. Pamonag said this unit could be best remembered as the unit that cleared the three bridges that connect the western...

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LOOK: Mark Ruffalo admires Filipino-made ‘Hulk’ doll made from ‘tsinelas’

Believe it or not, this #Hulk doll is made out of recycled tsinelas (that's tagalog for flip-flops). Elmer Padilla made this for me so I just wanted to give a nice shoutout. Not only is this inventively creative, but it's sustainable and just pure awesome! Thank you Elmer! pic.twitter.com/JiA4E91LjZ --- Mark Ruffalo (@MarkRuffalo) October 20, 2017 Mark Ruffalo is used to receiving "The Hulk"-inspired artworks from his fans, but this latest one may be the most unique for him. In his official Twitter account, the 49-year-old actor---who gives life to the affable green giant---gave a shoutout to Filipino fan Elmer Padilla for sending him a "Hulk" action figure made out of worn-out ru...

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Blue Eagles earn Final Four spot, down Tamaraws

Ateneo secured a Final Four seat after topping Far Eastern University, 70-59, to stay unbeaten in the UAAP Season 80 men's basketball tournamentSaturdayat Smart Araneta Coliseum. The Blue Eagles rose to 10-0 while the Tamaraws, who remained at fourth seed, fell to 5-5. After trailing 50-47 at the end of the third, the Blue Eagles found their rhythm and outscored the Tamaraws, 23-9, in the fourth quarter. Ateneo mounted a 20-7 run to gain control of the game with Raffy Verano capping off the scoring spurt with a layup that gave the Blue Eagles a 67-57 lead with1:05left in the game. "We didn't start off on the right foot, we had a bad first quarter but we are quite happy with the fin...

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BOC, nagbabala laban sa mga ‘online love scammers’ na nangangako ng gift packages

Nagbabala sa publiko ang Bureau of Customs (BOC) hinggil sa mga nagpapanggap na "lover" online para makakuha ng pera. Ang mga nasabing scammer, pagbabayarin ang biktima para i-release raw ng Customs ang ipinapangako nilang gift package.

Andi Eigemann posts sweet anniversary message to BF Emilio Arambulo

Actress Andi Eigenmann looks happier now more than ever, thanks to her boyfriend Emilio Arambulo. After two years of being together, Eigemann makes a sweet reminder of how much she loves him. In a recent Instagram post, the actress uploaded a photo of them together, with Arambulo trying to kick her out of the board, but she reminded him that "no matter what you do, I ain't goin nowhere." But joking aside, she said she was happy being with him and that she has been better for the past two years being with him. Eigenmann also wished more adventures with the man she loves. "THANK YOU for being you, and all that you do. For making it easy for me to become the best person I can b...

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On Kissing Retail Therapy Goodbye and Giving Self-Care a Shot

Here at Preen, we're fully aware that adult life doesn't always go as smoothly (and look as beautiful) as curated Instagram feeds. We all face challenges amidst all the good things. Meet Mikka Wee, a former food editor-turned-working gal inSingapore, who's about to share all the ups and downs that come with adulting. Welcome to Bless This Mess! When the going gets tough, when people get on our nerves, and when all we want to do is scream and press the "Eject" button, we normally find ourselves making some hasty and careless decisions. I used to do a lot of "retail therapy" (shopping for clothes I hardly ended up wearing), "travel therapy" (booking a ticket and just leaving beca...

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P175-B development aid from China to revive PNR’s Bicol Express

NAGA CITY --- Using the P175-billion overseas development aid to be borrowed from China, the Department of Transportation (DOTr) will revive the operation of the Philippine National Railway's Bicol Express with reconstruction of a new railway system from Manila to Bicol, Undersecretary for Rails Cesar Chavez said. "It is not a rehabilitation," Chavez said at the Bicol Express Modernization Forum held here on Friday. "It will be a reconstruction. Everything will be new. New railways. New train wagons. New stations. New modalities." Chavez said China and the Philippines is set to sign the loan agreement of P175 billion payable in 20 years at 2 percent interest per annum on Nov. 1...

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Alleged NPA rebels burn P10-M heavy equipment at Butuan quarry

An estimated P10-million worth of heavy equipment were burned and destroyed by a group of alleged New People’s Army (NPA) rebels in an attack at a quarrying company in Butuan City on Saturday.

Hackers offered $1K to expose bugs on Google Play apps

Tech companies have always sought the aid of "white hackers" to expose vulnerabilities within their systems. Google is the latest high-profile company to do so, offering $1,000 (roughly P51,000) to anyone who can identify security breaches in participating Google Play apps. In collaboration with bug bounty platform HackerOne, the Google Play Security Reward Program will compensate hackers who can find bugs in 13 Google Play apps including Tinder, Duolingo, Dropbox, Snapchat and Headspace. According to Mashable, users can report vulnerabilities to the apps' developers and be given a chance to work with them directly to fix them. Once the bugs are fixed, the Android Security team wil...

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WATCH: Bea Binene’s advocacy film ‘Fading Paradise’

Kapuso actress Bea Binene veers away from the mainstream and goes for an ultimate adventure with her upcoming indie film, "Fading Paradise," which is included in this year's QCinema film festival. Described as a "a self-produced advocacy indie film about climate change," the film, according to Binene, will take moviegoers to the beautiful seas of the Philippines. https://www.instagram.com/p/BaSbmYeApU1/?taken-by=beabinene With her in the film areKrystal Reyes, Coleen Perez, Kenneth Paul Cruz, Mark Castillo and Angelo Serna. The film also has the special participation of Ms. Alma Moreno. "Fading Paradise" will be shown in the following movie houses: GATEWAY CINEMA 7, on...

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Nambatac silences basher, challenges him to game of 1-on-1

Rey Nambatac has a knack for hitting big shots and the Letran star scored on another one just recently when he put a social media basher in his place. The basher took a swipe at Nambatac on Twitter and the dynamic guard took notice. Nambatac challenged to a game of one-on-one and even offered to pay for the Twitter troll's fare to Letran. "Sometimes, you really have to speak up and let them know that what they are saying are wrong," explained the 23-year-old. "They don't know how hard our situations are, especially in practice because we really put our blood, sweat, and tears there and you hear people saying those hurtful stuff. Of course, I was offended. That's why I respond...

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Spanish Cabinet meets to revoke self-government in Catalonia

BARCELONA, Spain --- The Spanish government is activating a previously untapped constitutional article to take control of the Catalonia region in a bid to stop a rebellion from separatist politicians. Prime Minister Mariano Rajoy's Cabinet is meeting Saturday to outline the scope and timing of the measures the government plans to take under Article 155 of the Spanish Constitution. The article allows central authorities to intervene when one of Spain's 17 autonomous regions fails to comply with the law. Rajoy could force the removal of Catalan officials and call early regional elections for as soon as January. Opposition parties have agreed to support him in revoking Catal...

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De Lima to Duterte: Putting TV sets in jails won’t solve problem, surprise visits will

Senator Leila de Lima on Saturday slammed President Rodrigo Duterte for promising to put television sets inside every prison cells at the Bicutan jail inside Camp Bagong Diwa in Taguig, saying it will not address the "inhumane" situation of inmates.

Gadon says impeach bids aim to ‘flush out’ ‘yellows’ in gov’t

      The main goal of the impeachment complaints lodged against the heads of different constitutional bodies is to cleanse the government of former President Benigno Aquino III's appointees and get rid of the so-called "yellow virus," lawyer Larry Gadon admitted Saturday. "Kailangan tanggalin mo yang mga viruses ng mga yellow diyan kasi sila puro sila mga tuta ni Noynoy---to be blunt with this, wala na tayong paliguy-ligoy diyan. Mga tuta ni Noynoy Aquino yang mga yan e," Gadon said in a news forum held at Annabel's Restaurant in Quezon City. (We really need to get rid of the viruses of the yellow there because they are all lapdogs of Noynoy, to be blun...

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Miss Earth 2017 beauties call for nature conservation at Inquirer Read-Along

        Never take nature for granted or you might take the brunt of its revenge.   About 50 children and teenagers from Families and Children for Empowerment and Development Foundation (FCEDF) were told of stories on conserving the environment in a special Inquirer Read-Along session featuring some international delegates and local titlists of Miss Earth beauty pageant.   TheSaturdaymorning session held at Carousel Productions headquarters in Mandaluyong City had international candidates Kaylee Carlberg (US Virgin Island), Sabrina Jovanovic (Denmark), Elena Trifonova (Crimea), Elizabeth Lee (Singapore) and Anaika Gaspard (Haiti),...

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Two more Weinstein accusers go public with sex assault claims

A former actress accused Harvey Weinstein of exposing his genitals and forcing himself on her as a separate alleged victim publicly repeated rape allegations against the movie mogul who reportedly plans to stay in rehab for another month.  

CTA junks Tadeco's P120-M refund claim

MANILA, Philippines — The Court of Tax Appeals has junked the

Lalaki nadurog ang katawan nang mabagsakan ng puno

Nagkalasug-lasog ang katawan ng isang lalaki sa Lanao del Norte matapos mabagsakan ng nabuwal na puno dahil sa sama ng panahon.  

8 regional airports soon to accommodate night-time flights - Inquirer.net


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8 regional airports soon to accommodate night-time flights
Inquirer.net
For about 20 years, the Clark International Airport inside the Clark Freeport had been underutilized until President Rodrigo Duterte identified it as a solution to the air traffic congestion at the Ninoy Aquino International Airport. Clark airport will ...
Tell it to SunStar: 8 airports readied for night operation | SunStarSun.Star

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8 regional airports soon to accommodate night-time flights

    To help decongest the Ninoy Aquino International Airport (NAIA), the government is rushing the upgrade of eight airports across the country to make them capable of night-flight operations, a lawmaker said Saturday. Citing a Department of Transportation (DOTr) report to Congress, Makati City Rep. Luis Campos Jr. said the airports in the cities of Naga in Camarines Sur, Tuguegarao, Cauayan, Dumaguete, Dipolog, Cotabato, Pagadian and Ozamiz are now undergoing rehabilitation and expansion. The repairs include the widening of the breath of the runway and the upgrade of terminal facilities for night-flight capabilities. "Several domestic flights departing Manil...

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Death toll from Egypt gun battle rises to 52 killed --sources

CAIRO --At least 52 Egyptian police and conscripts were killed and six more wounded in a gun battle on Friday during a raid on a suspected militant hideout in the western desert, three security sources said.  

Alvarez files bill creating national railway regulator

House Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez has filed a bill that will consolidate the regulation of the country's train systems into a proposed Philippine National Railway Authority and set up government corporations in Luzon, Visayas and Mindanao to operate railways. The bill will also require all railway operators to secure a legislative franchise from Congress before constructing and operating a system. This was one of the proposals Alvarez earlier laid out as part of the "great reorganization of the government bureaucracy" that the House of Representatives plans to prioritize in the second year of the 17th Congress. House Bill No. 6593 seeks to mandate the PNRA to "regulate all asp...

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Palace: Killer of Michael Siaron a drug syndicate member

MANILA, Philippines — Malacañang on Saturday said authorities have learned that the "real" assailant behind the killing of Michael Siaron, the man in the Pie

Bongbong Marcos warns of another scam to unfold in Intramuros

    Former Sen. Ferdinand "Bongbong" Marcos Jr. called on the public on Saturday not to believe a group of people promising to distribute portions of Marcos gold in another event reportedly set to take place in Intramuros, Manila on Sunday. "Nakarating sa aking kaalaman na mayroon na namang pagtitipon na binabalak bukas sa Intramuros, Manila upang pag-usapan diumano ang tinatawag na Marcos gold. Muli kong inuulit na huwag po tayong maniwala sa mga sinasabi ng grupong ito," Marcos said in a statement. (It came to our attention that there is another gathering set tomorrow in Intramuros, Manila to talk about the alleged Marcos gold. I repeat, do not believe the pro...

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WATCH: Atom Araullo explores the rich Philippine seas in documentary set to air on Nov. 5

Seasoned journalist Atom Araullo is all set for the airing of his very first documentary under GMA network, "Philippine Seas" on Nov. 5. In an Instagram post by GMA Public Affairs, Araullo scours the vast waters to document the status of the Philippine seas and oceans. In the trailer, Araullo is seen diving into the deep to personally see the teeming aquatic life beneath. He also has an encounter with fishermen catching gigantic fishes such as tuna. https://www.instagram.com/p/BafxaMbh5OW/?taken-by=gmapublicaffairs Araullo once caught global admiration for his life-threatening coverage of the catastrophic onslaught of typhoon Yolanda in 2013. Having signed off from being ...

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La Salle fends off Adamson for 3rd straight win

Defending champion De La Salle kept Adamson University at bay to come away with an 80-74 victory in the UAAP Season 80 men's basketball tournamentSaturdayat Smart Araneta Coliseum. The Green Archers chalked up their third straight win and improved to 8-2 to deny the Soaring Falcons (6-4), who missed a chance to gain a share of second place. Adamson was down by four, 69-65, midway through the fourth quarter, but a timely triple from Rob Manalang and two free throws from Jonathan Espeleta put the Soaring Falcons ahead 72-71 with2:19left in the game. That slim lead, however, would be the last of the Falcons' reprieve as Andrei Caracut knocked down a clutch triple that gave the Green Ar...

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Sol Mercado out for Game 5 of PBA Finals

Barangay Ginebra will miss a key cog in Sol Mercado in Game 5 of the 2017 PBA Governors' Cup Finals seton Sunday at Philippine Arena in Bocaue, Bulacan. The Gin Kings and the Meralco Bolts eye a pivotal 3-2 lead in their best-of-seven series. "Sol will not playSunday, so it's next man up for us," bared Ginebra coach Tim Coneon Saturday. Mercado suffered a high grade left ankle sprain in the waning seconds of Ginebra's 85-83 loss in Game 4 after landing awkwardly off his chasedown block on Jared Dillinger. He was taken out of the venue in a wheelchair and was rushed to Cardinal Santos Medical Center. Still, Cone remains upbeat and believes his wards are well equipped to survive the...

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Marawi pullout doesn't signal end to clashes, says Palace

MANILA, Philippines — The beginning of military pullout in the battle-scarred Marawi City does not signal the end of fighting between state forces and remain

Ombudsman blocks ex-VP Binay's bid to dismiss P2.2-B Makati carpark cases

MANILA, Philippines — The Office of the Ombudsman has urged th

Palace slams IPU for 'bullying'

MANILA, Philippines — Malacañang on Saturday accused an international lawmakers group of bullying for its plan to send an observer here to monitor the trial

DNA confirms Philippines' most wanted militant Isnilon Hapilon is dead

MANILA, Philippines — The Philippine military confirmed through DNA testing that the country's most wanted militant Isnilon Hapilon had been killed during a