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Study: Lower-income kids give more time to TV, digital media

LOS ANGELES -- Children in lower-income families spend more time watching TV and using electronic devices than kids in more affluent homes, according to a survey released Thursday.

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Harvard rescinds 2014 medal awarded to Harvey Weinstein

CAMBRIDGE, Mass. -- Harvard University is rescinding a 2014 medal it awarded to Harvey Weinstein for his contributions to African American culture.

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6 persons caught in separate drug ops in Cebu, Minglanilla

FOUR women and two men were caught in separate operations by the Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency (PDEA)-Central Visayas in Cebu City and Minglanilla on Thursday morning, October 19.

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China mobile users tap phones to 'applaud' president's speech

BEIJING -- Missed out on the orchestrated applause at China's Communist Party Congress? Cheer up: this being China, you can join the praise through your mobile phone.

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Metrobank buys out ANZ credit card stake

THE Philippines' second biggest bank said on Thursday, October 19, that it will spend $288 million buying out the minority stake that Australia's ANZ has in a credit card joint venture.

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Some flowers create blue halo to say hello to foraging bees

NEW YORK -- Some flowers have found a nifty way to get the blues.

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P500,000 'carted off' by security supervisor

A SECURITY supervisor allegedly took away almost half a million pesos from the security agency he was working at in Barangay Ibabao-Estancia, Mandaue City.

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Dr. Mahmud believed among terrorists killed in Marawi

MARAWI CITY (Updated) -- The military said Dr. Ahmad Mahmud, a top Malaysian terrorist, is believed to be among 13 Islamic State (IS) group-linked fighters killed overnight in clashes in this southern city.

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