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Andanar: Terrorist group plans to attack another city

COMMUNICATIONS Secretary Martin Andanar said on Sunday a terrorist group connected with the Maute terror group and the Abu Sayyaf Group (ASG) is planning to stage an attack in one of the cities in the country.

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Fast-moving flames force people to flee on a moment's notice

FALLBROOK, Calif. -- Flames were practically on top of Dick and Joan Marsala's home when they got an urgent knock on the door and were told to leave.

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Chief priest, 2 others dead in Tokyo shrine stabbings

TOKYO -- The head priest of a prominent shrine in Tokyo was ambushed and killed with a samurai sword, apparently by her brother, who then took his own life, police said Friday.

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Australian Parliament allows same-sex marriages

CANBERRA, Australia -- The Australian Parliament voted on Thursday to allow same-sex marriage across the nation, following a bitter and divisive debate settled by the government polling voters in a much-criticized ballot survey that strongly endor

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Southern California wildfire hits exclusive Bel-Air homes

LOS ANGELES -- A wildfire erupted in Los Angeles' exclusive Bel-Air section Wednesday as yet another part of Southern California found itself under siege from an outbreak of wind-whipped blazes that have consumed multimillion-dollar houses and tra

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Illegal loggers told: Poverty not reason to violate laws

THE Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) urged illegal loggers on Wednesday, December 6, to secure permits in transferring forest products and to not use poverty as an excuse to violate laws.

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Bali flights resume, but volcanic ash still disrupts travel

KARANGASEM, Indonesia -- Flights trickled out of Bali a day after its airport reopened but the erupting volcano there shut down air travel to a neighboring Indonesian island Thursday, showing the continued risk to aircraft from the towering ash cl

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