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4 'buried alive' in construction site collapse

FOUR construction workers were reportedly buried alive while two others were brought to a hospital when a portion of a construction site along Salvador Extension in Barangay Labangon, Cebu City, collapsed past 9 a.m. Wednesday.

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Duterte to 'lecture' Obama first before talks about UN

PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte on Wednesday expressed willingness to discuss his rancor to the United Nations (UN) with United States President Barack Obama, only if the latter has a deep understanding about how the issue rooted.

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Supreme Court hears petitions vs hero's burial for Marcos

MANILA — Human rights victims of Philippine dictator Ferdinand Marcos' regime have filed a last-ditch legal challenge to prevent his burial at the Heroes' Cemetery.

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Duterte rejects emergency power vs Abu Sayyafs

MANILA — President Rodrigo Duterte has rejected proposals for him to declare a state of emergency on a violent southern island to be able to more rapidly crush Abu Sayyaf extremists, who killed 15 soldiers this week in the largest single-day comba

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At least 9 dead as typhoon hits northern Japan

TOKYO — At least nine elderly people were killed when their nursing home was flooded in northern Japan after Typhoon Lionrock dumped heavy rains on the area.

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After lengthy stand-off with police, Chris Brown arrested

LOS ANGELES — Chris Brown can't avoid trouble.

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