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  1. Filipino 'ham' radio operators train for disastersRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | United Methodist Church

    The United Methodist Church is training clergy and laity disaster management teams on the use of amateur, or "ham" radios, as a vital communications tool during typhoons and landslides when the country experiences power outages. Sponsored by United Methodist Communications, the Philippine Amateur Radio Association has this year conducted three seminars for Bishops Pete Torio Jr. of the Baguio area, Rodolfo Juan of the Manila area and Ciriaco Francisco of the Davao area, their cabinet members, lay leaders and representatives from conference disaster response teams.

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  2. WWII Army Pvt. 'Bud' Kelder, home, finally, after ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jul 18 | Chicago Sun-Times

    The Schurz High School graduate volunteered for the Army before the United States entered World War II. He was stationed in the Philippines during the Dec. 7, 1941, attack on Pearl Harbor.

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  3. Letter: Papua, New GuineaRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 30 | Sun Journal

    I am a U.S. Army veteran of New Guinea, the Philippines and Okinawa and I would like to comment on the June 20 front page Associated Press article showing a picture captioned, "...Marine Raiders capture a Japanese stronghold at Bouganville in Papua, New Guinea." Bouganville was an island in the Solomons, Papua was the lower part of the island of New Guinea.

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  4. Rustan's pursues moderate expansionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2015 | ABS-CBN News

    The Tantoco family, the king of luxury retailing in the Philippines, is pursuing a moderate expansion path unlike other retailers in the country but is joining the competition when it comes to going after smaller family-owned retail chains. In an interview, Rustan Commercial Corp. president Bienvenido V. Tantoco III told The STAR that the family intends to grow the number of its grocery and department stores at a moderate pace, bucking the rapid expansion trend of other retail giants such as the SM Group of the Sy family and Puregold of Lucio Co.

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  5. Cabanatuan LGU provides free use of farm tractors to farmersRead the original story

    Jun 18, 2015 | Philippines Today

    Farmers from this city can get free service of farm tractors which the local government has provided to help ease the burden of the agriculture sector by cutting down cost in land preparation. Esguerra said farmers who will use the tractors by schedule will have to shoulder gas and operator expenses while the city government maintains the machines.

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  6. Manila's demographic disaster follows 'The Big One'Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2015 | ABS-CBN News

    " Powerful 7.8 Quake Shakes Japan," so says ABS-CBNnews.com homepage's headline last Sunday morning. Sure, there was heavy rattling, shaking and rolling, but not to worry, the Pacific Tsunami Warning Center says.

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  7. Manile a wins Miss Earth Philippines 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2015 | Sun-Star

    Held Sunday evening at the Mall of Asia Arena in Pasay City, Miss Earth 2014 Jamie Herrell, who won the local competition last year, crowned Ong, a 24-year-old marketing management student from De La Salle-College of St. Benilde. Ong impressed the judges when asked by singer-actress Zsa Zsa Padilla on her views on same-sex marriage, which recently hogged media headlines after a gay lawyer asked the Supreme Court to make it legal in the Philippines.

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  8. DOJ to place Veloso family under witness protectionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2015 | ABS-CBN News

    The family of Mary Jane Veloso will be placed under the Witness Protection Program after they sought government help following harassment of unidentified armed men in the area. National Bureau of Investigation Director Virgilio Mendez told lawmakers at a joint hearing of the House Committee on Dangerous Drugs and oversight committee on dangerous drugs that they sent a team from their office in Cabanatuan immediately after receiving information about suspicious armed men near the Veloso residence.

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  9. SM opens 52nd mall in PhilippinesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 14, 2015 | ABS-CBN News

    SM Prime, owned by the family of the Philippines' richest man Henry Sy , said SM City San Mateo is its fourth mall within Rizal province. It also has malls in Taytay, Masinag and Angono.

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  10. Hired on the spot up 88% in Labor Day job fairsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2015 | Sun-Star

    The placement rate in the recent Labor Day job fairs here registered an 88.7 percent increase as a total of 2,475 applicants were hired-on-the-spot in the said events all over Central Luzon. Department of Labor and Employment Regional Director Ana Dione said that this represented a placement rate of 23.52 percent for the 10,525 qualified applicants or 3.52 points above the 20 percent target.

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  11. Suspended Execution Puts Spotlight on TraffickingRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2015 | Voice of America

    Philippine national Mary Jane Fiesta Veloso, left, who is on death row for drug offences, accompanied by an unidentified interpreter, attends her judicial review hearing at Sleman District Court in Yogyakarta, Indonesia, March 4, 2015. Indonesia gave an eleventh hour reprieve this week to a Philippine national who was supposed to be executed for smuggling drugs into that country.

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  12. How a woman's hopes became a NightmareRead the original story

    Apr 30, 2015 | The Nation

    With a smile and a hug, Mary Jane Veloso calmly told her six-year-old son this week that if she doesn't come home to the Philippines, it means she was already in heaven. "Do you understand what's happening?" she asked Mark Darren, her youngest son.

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  13. 239,790 job vacancies available in job and livelihood fairs nationwide on Labor Day a "DOLERead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2015 | Manila Bulletin

    A total of 239,790 job vacancies here and abroad are available for jobseekers in the country during the job and livelihood fairs of the Department of Labor and Employment in celebration of the 113th Labor Day on Friday, May 1. Of this number, 79,865 or 33.3 percent are local job vacancies, while 159,935 or 66.7 percent are jobs overseas. A total of 1,398 employers from different regions are participating in this year's Labor Day job fairs anchored on the theme, "Disenteng Trabaho at Kabuhayan, Alay Natin sa Bayan."

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  14. Nationwide job fairs on May 1Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2015 | Sun-Star

    Of this number, 86,745 are local job vacancies while 160,525 are jobs overseas, the Department of Labor and Employment said. A total of 1,398 employers from different regions are participating in this year's Labor Day job fairs, which is anchored on the theme, "Disenteng Trabaho at Kabuhayan, Alay Natin sa Bayan".

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  15. Philippines hails 'miracle' reprieve for convictRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2015 | Bangkok Post

    The last-minute reprieve for a Filipina drug convict facing execution in Indonesia sparked an outpouring of euphoria and disbelief on Wednesday, with crowds weeping with joy and her children crying "Mama will live!" A newspaper ran an article saying Filipina drug convict Mary Jane Veloso had been executed alongside seven foreign drug convicts in Indonesia on April 29, 2015. Mary Jane Veloso's family said their prayers had been answered after it emerged the single mother, 30, was not among a group of foreign drug convicts who faced the firing squad shortly after midnight.

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  16. 'Mama will live!' Mary Jane Veloso's kids overjoyed by reprieveRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2015 | ABS-CBN News

    Activists react after it was announced that the execution was delayed for death row prisoner Mary Jane Veloso during a vigil outside Indonesian embassy in Makati. Photo by Erik De Castro, Reuters MANILA, Philippines - The last-minute reprieve for a Filipina drug convict facing execution in Indonesia sparked an outpouring of euphoria and disbelief on Wednesday, with crowds of supporters weeping with joy and her children crying "Mama will live!" Mary Jane Veloso's family said their prayers had been answered after it emerged that the 30-year-old single mother was not among a group of foreign drug convicts sent to the firing squad shortly after midnight.

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  17. Mary Jane VelosoRead the original story

    Apr 28, 2015 | Watersblogged

    Source: www.facebook.com --- Tuesday, April 28, 2015The alleged recruiter of Mary Jane Veloso feels safer inside the Cabanatuan City police headquarters after receiving multiple death threats on her cell phone and social media. #MaryJaneLives Veloso recruiter seeks police protection newsinfo.inquirer.net MANILA, Philippines-Ma.

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  18. Mother of Filipina spared Indonesia execution hails 'miracle'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | Channelnewsasia.com

    The mother of a Filipina drug convict reprieved at the 11th hour after facing execution in Indonesia told Philippine radio on Wednesday: "Miracles do come true". Protesters rally in front on the Indonesian Embassy in suburban Manila, calling on Indonesian President Joko Widodo to save the life of convicted drug trafficker Mary Jane Veloso.

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  19. Bali nine executions: the stories of those facing the firing squad in IndonesiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | The Age

    Top row from left, Australians Myuran Sukumaran and Andrew Chan, Frenchman Serge Atlaoui and Brazilian Rodrigo Gularte. Bottom row from left.

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  20. Bali nine executions: Indonesia's death row inmates facing executionRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | The Age

    Top row from left, Australians Myuran Sukumaran and Andrew Chan, Frenchman Serge Atlaoui and Brazilian Rodrigo Gularte. Bottom row from left.

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