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17 bodies found in Marawi

MANILA -- Government troops have retrieved 17 bodies believed to be of villagers killed by the Maute terror group who seized parts of Marawi City.

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Thunderstorm alert up in Cebu, Southern Leyte

THE Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (Pagasa) warned residents in Cebu, Southern Leyte, and nearby areas, as it issued a thunderstorm advisory at 4:55 p.m. Wednesday, June 28.

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Attack on Catmon Police Station a hoax

A POLICE official dismissed reports circulating in social media that New People’s Army (NPA) members attacked the Catmon Municipal Hall on Wednesday, June 28.

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Centcom chief criticizes NPA attacks amid Marawi crisis

LIEUTENANT General Oscar Lactao, chief of the Armed Forces of the Philippines' Central Command (Centcom), said communist rebels are bringing more trouble amid the crisis in Marawi City.

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2 USC grads rank 5th in Architect Licensure Exam

TWO graduates of the University of San Carlos (USC) ranked fifth in the June 2017 Architect Licensure Exam, the Professional Regulation Commission (PRC) announced on Wednesday, June 28.

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WATCH: Manny Pacquiao mitt workout ahead of Jeff Horn fight

Reigning WBO World Welterweight champion Manny Pacquiao held an open training session Tuesday, June 27, ahead of his fight against Jeff Horn at Suncorp Stadium, Brisbane, Australia on Sunday, July 2, 2017. (Video courtesy of Duco Events)

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Facebook now deleting 66,000 posts a week in anti-hate campaign

NEW YORK -- Facebook said on Tuesday, June 27, that it deleted about 66,000 posts a week in the last two months as the social media giant cracks down on what it deems to be hate speech.

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Pacquiao camp predicting 'short and sweet' WBO title fight

BRISBANE, Australia -- Manny Pacquiao isn't saying it publicly, preferring not to dwell too much on landing a knockout blow.

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