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SC rules with finality: Edca is constitutional

THE Supreme Court (SC) has junked a petition filed by groups seeking to reverse the high court's earlier ruling that declared the military deal signed by Philippines and the United States constitutional.

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Mayors may face raps, suspended if drug problem worsens

LOCAL chief executives may face administrative cases if drug problem in their respective towns or cities worsens, the Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) chief said on Tuesday, July 26.

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SC grants TRO vs curfew ordinances of 3 LGUs

THE Supreme Court (SC) on Tuesday has temporarily stopped the implementation of curfew ordinances in three local governments units after a youth group last week asked to Court to declare them unconstitutional.

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Andanar defends self over pre-Sona remark

COMMUNICATIONS Secretary Martin Andanar has responded to a university professor criticizing him for saying he "cried" when he first read the draft of President Rodrigo Duterte's first State of the Nation Address (Sona).

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Historic solar flight marks first round-the-world journey

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates — The world's first round-the-world flight to be powered solely by the sun's energy made history Tuesday as it landed in Abu Dhabi, where it first took off on an epic 25,000-mile (40,000-kilometer) journey that bega

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US, Japan, Australia step in for weak SEAsia to chide China

VIENTIANE, Laos — The United States, Japan and Australia have urged China not to construct military outposts and reclaim land in the disputed South China Sea, in a strong show of support for Southeast Asian nations that have territorial disputes w

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Poll: Duterte's Sona was 'excellent'

ABOUT 60 percent of the total responders who participated in a poll ran by SunStar Publishing shortly after President Rodrigo Duterte's State of the Nation Address (Sona) on Monday, July 25, viewed his speech as "excellent."

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Seeking wider digital audience, Verizon buys Yahoo for $4.8B

SAN FRANCISCO — Seeking a wider digital audience, Verizon is buying Yahoo for $4.83 billion in a deal that marks the end of an era for a company that defined much of the early internet but struggled to stay relevant in an online world dominated by

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