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Police open for talks with Chong Hua hospital

POLICE Regional Office-Central Visayas Director Jose Mario Espino said he is open for a dialogue with a private hospital, which allegedly asked for a deposit before a wounded operative can be admitted.

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Tight security readied for Cardinal Vidal's funeral

THE police are prepared to implement a tight security for the burial of the late Cebu Archbishop Emeritus Ricardo Cardinal Vidal on Thursday, October 26.

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DOTr files graft raps vs Abaya, others over MRT mess 

THE Department of Transportation (DOTr) filed on Monday graft complaints with the Office of the Ombudsman against several of its former officials, including then-Secretary Joseph Emilio Abaya, over the allegedly anomalous maintenance contract of M

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Chief supports relief of Talisay cops

POLICE Regional Office-Central Visayas Director Jose Mario Espino said on Monday, October 23, that he supports the relief and retraining of the 73 police personnel of Talisay City, Cebu.

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Defense chief: Marawi crisis is over

MANILA (Updated) -- The war between government forces and terrorists in Marawi City, Lanao del Sur, is finally over with the remaining extremists killed in the recent encounter.

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3-day holiday in Metro Manila, Bulacan, Pampanga

MANILA (Updated) – President Rodrigo Duterte has declared November 13 to 15 as special non-working days in Metro Manila, Bulacan and Pampanga due to the 31st Association of Southeast Asian (Asean) Summit and Related Meetings, which is expec

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Troops find 40 bodies in captured building in Marawi

CLARK, Philippines -- Government troops have captured a building where pro-Islamic State group terrorists made their final stand in Marawi city and found about 40 bodies of suspected gunmen inside, two security officials told The Associated Press

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Mattis praises Philippines progress against Maute terrorists

CLARK FREEPORT -- US Defense Secretary Jim Mattis, paving the way for a visit next month by President Donald Trump, congratulated the Philippine army for its successes against terrorists in the southern city of Marawi.

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