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3rd fire hits Lapu-Lapu City in 4 days

JUST three days after the two fire incidents in Lapu-Lapu City, another fire broke out in Barangay Basak this afternoon.

The Lapu-Lapu Fire District received the alarm at 2:55 p.m.

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World's last male northern white rhino, Sudan, dies

NAIROBI, Kenya -- The world's last male northern white rhino, Sudan, has died after "age-related complications," researchers announced Tuesday, saying he "stole the heart of many with his dignity and strength."

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4 wanted persons nabbed in Danao City

FOUR wanted persons were caught on Monday, March 19, in a series of operations in Danao City, Cebu.

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DOJ reverses dismissal of charges vs alleged drug lords

THE Department of Justice (DOJ) has overturned the dismissal of drug-related charges lodged against alleged drug lords, Peter Lim and Kerwin Espinosa, rendering the case "wide open" to allow concerned parties to submit new evidence.

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Trump calls for death penalty to 'get tough' on drug pushers

MANCHESTER, N.H. -- Embracing the tough penalties favored by global strongmen, President Donald Trump on Monday brandished the death penalty as a fitting punishment for drug traffickers fueling the opioid epidemic.

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DOJ chief mulls charges vs Cebu City mayor

JUSTICE Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre II is considering filing a complaint against Cebu City Mayor Tomas Osmeña for making unsubstantiated claims that he is accepting bribes.

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How Facebook likes could profile voters for manipulation

NEW YORK -- Facebook "likes" can tell a lot about a person. Maybe even enough to fuel a voter-manipulation effort like the one a Trump-affiliated data-mining firm stands accused of — and which Facebook may have enabled.

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Duterte goes after mining firms that supply explosives to NPA

PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte has ordered the revocation of licenses and permits of mining firms that are found to be "supplying explosives" to communist insurgents, Malacañang announced Tuesday, March 20.

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