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Float crashes, injuring 12 people at Rio's Carnival parade

RIO DE JANEIRO -- A float crashed during Rio de Janeiro's world famous Carnival parade Sunday evening and injured eight people, including at least one person reported in serious condition, but organizers proceeded with the show.

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Labor group tells stranded commuters: 'Blame government'

THOUSANDS of commuters stranded during the transport strike on Monday, February 27, should blame the government for their predicament and not the protesting drivers and operators, a labor group said.

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List of winners for the 89th Academy Awards

HERE is the list of winners for the 89th annual Academy Awards presented by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.

Best Picture: "Moonlight"

Actor: Casey Affleck, "Manchester by the Sea."

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'Moonlight' wins best picture at Academy Awards

LOS ANGELES -- "Moonlight" won the best picture trophy at the Academy Awards in a historic Oscar upset that followed Warren Beatty at first reading the wrong winner.

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'La La Land' wins at Oscars

LOS ANGELES -- The Jimmy Kimmel-hosted 89th Academy Awards seesawed between jabs at Donald Trump and passionate arguments for inclusivity, with awards going to "La La Land," "Moonlight" and "Manchester by the Sea."

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'Apollo 13' and 'Titanic' actor Bill Paxton dies at 61

LOS ANGELES -- Bill Paxton, a prolific and charismatic actor who had memorable roles in such blockbusters as "Apollo 13" and "Titanic" while also cherishing his work in "One False Move" and other low-budget movies and in the HBO series "Big Love,"

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LOOK: Transport strike in Metro Cebu

MEMBERS of Piston-Cebu joined the nationwide transport strike on Monday, February 27, to protest the phase-out of public utility jeepneys.

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3 Army officers arrested in anti-gambling operation

THREE military officers were caught in an anti-illegal gambling operation in Sitio Yoreco, Barangay Guadalupe, Cebu City, on February 26.

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