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  1. Why Pacquiao called out Floyd MayweatherRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | ABS-CBN News

    MANILA, Philippines Filipino champ Manny Pacquiao has never denied his desire to fight American superstar Floyd Mayweather Jr., but it wasn't until this weekend that he made a strong call out to the unbeaten champion. In recent years, Pacquiao said in interviews that he will have no problem fighting Mayweather, but also pointed out that he will not lose sleep if the fight never happens as he is satisfied with what he has achieved in the sport.

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  2. What happens when Pacquiao meets Floyd? Pundits museRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | ABS-CBN News

    MANILA, Philippines Filipino ring icon Manny Pacquiao will show no compassion if and when he ever fights unbeaten American superstar Floyd Mayweather Jr. at least, that's what boxing analyst Ronnie Nathanielsz believes. Nathanielsz theorized that Pacquiao may have shown a bit of compassion when he fought American boxer Chris Algieri last weekend, and took his foot off the pedal in the final two rounds.

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  3. La Salle dispatches error-prone NU in straight setsRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | ABS-CBN News

    MANILA, Philippines The De La Salle University Lady Spikers marched to a quick victory over the National University Lady Bulldogs to claim their second straight win in the UAAP Season 77 women's volleyball tournament Wednesday at the Arena in San Juan. Several players stepped up for the Lady Spikers as they racked up a 25-22, 25-12, and 25-15 victory in just over an hour.

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  4. Le Tour hits the road in FebruaryRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | ABS-CBN News

    MANILA, Philippines The Le Tour de Filipinas breaks decades of summer tradition but returns to a familiar and historic culminating stage as it holds its sixth edition in 2015, highlighting its 60 years in the Philippines. From the traditional April or May schedule that made the Tour the country's summer sports spectacle on wheels for two generations, the 2015 LtDF kicks off on February 1 and ends February 4 again atop the Cordilleras at the Burnham Park in Baguio City.

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  5. Photo Coverage: Take a Backstage Look at CHICAGORead the original story

    8 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... D.C., among others. The same touring company is also set to perform the show for the first time in Manila, Philippines at Solaire Resort and Casino's newly built The Theatre starting next Wednesday, December 3, until Sunday, December 21. "We travel ...

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  6. Disaster-prone Philippines wants simpler weather warningsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Channelnewsasia.com

    The state weather service is working with linguists to ensure that the threat posed by typhoons, floods and other events would be fully understood by people. Residents walk past destroyed houses and bodies littered along a road in Tacloban on the eastern island of Leyte on Nov 10, 2013, two days after Super Typhoon Haiyan swept over the Philippines.

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  7. "Queenie" coming; Signal 1 raised over 13 Mindanao provinces, classes suspended in CdeORead the original story

    9 hrs ago | MindaNews

    Public Storm Warning Signal number 1 has been raised over 13 provinces in Mindanao and six in the Visayas as Tropical Depression "Queenie" is expected to make landfall over Surigao del Sur Wednesday afternoon and move across Northern Mindanao in the evening, the weather bureau said. In Cagayan de Oro, classes in all pre-school and elementary schools in Cagayan de Oro City have been suspended effective 11:30 a.m. Wednesday as the City Disaster Risk Reduction Management Office raised the yellow alert, Teddy Sabugaa, Cagayan de Oro chief of the social services said.

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  8. Guirado out at least two weeks for AzkalsRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | ABS-CBN News

    MANILA, Philippines The Philippine Azkals will be without defender Juani Guirado for the foreseeable future after he injured his hamstring during their AFF Suzuki Cup game against Indonesia Tuesday night at My Dinh Stadium in Vietnam. Azkals Injury update: Juani Guirado out 2-3 weeks with his hamstring injury, Patrick Reichelt is day to day after getting kicked in the knee Guirado was subbed out in the 16th minute of what turned out to be a 4-0 victory for the Azkals, with skipper Rob Gier coming in to take his place.

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  9. Blackwater tries again for breakthrough winRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | ABS-CBN News

    MANILA, Philippines The Blackwater Elite hopes to end an eight-game losing streak when it takes on the Barako Bull Energy in a PBA Philippine Cup showdown at the Ynares Center on Antipolo City Wednesday afternoon. Blackwater is the lone winless team in the conference, having dropped all eight of its assignments so far.

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  10. 'Queenie' to make landfall, 19 areas under Signal no. 1Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | ABS-CBN News

    Tropical depression "Queenie" maintained its strength and is expected to make landfall over Surigao del Sur Wednesday afternoon, weather bureau PAGASA said. In its latest weather update, the center of the tropical depression was estimated based on available data at 210 km East of Hinatuan, Surigao del Sur.

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  11. S nchez: Profits, people and the environmentRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    ... mountain, economy. Likewise, I express our collective thanks to the Non-Timber Forest Product-Exchange Programme Philippines. Drs. Ramon Razal and Erwin Diloy, and to anthropologist MarA a Teresa "Miks" de Guia-Padilla for sharing with us your ...

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  12. Love at first sightRead the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    ... includes a Harley Davidson, a Honda Goldwing and a 1978 Mercedes 280SLC. There are a handful of E-types in the Philippines. Garcia believes only three of them are in good running order. For this feature we went for a Sunday morning spin. The first ...

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  13. Bacolod to host PH MiceCon in 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    ... agency of the Department of Tourism and is the lead agency spearheading MiceCon in partnership with Mice-Philippines and the Philippine Association of Convention and Exhibition Organizers and Suppliers (Paceos). Sigue, chairman of the SP Committee ...

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  14. 20 areas under signal no. 1 due to 'Queenie'Read the original story w/Photo

    10 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    Twenty areas, including the southern part of Cebu, are placed under public storm warning signal number 1 as Tropical Depression "Queenie" continues to move closer toward the eastern section of Mindanao on Wednesday, the state weather bureau said. Placed under signal number 1 are the provinces of southern Leyte, Bohol, southern Cebu, Negros Oriental, southern Negros Occidental, Siquijor, Surigao del Norte, Siargao Island, Surigao del Sur, Agusan del Norte, Agusan del Sur, Davao del Norte, Davao Oriental, Compostella Valley, Dinagat Province, Camiguin, Misamis Oriental, Misamis Occidental, Bukidnon, and Zamboanga del Norte.

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  15. Martinez 'opened doors' for skating in PHRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | ABS-CBN News

    Michael Christian Martinez of the Philippines competes during the figure skating men's free skating program at the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics. Photo by Issei Kato, Reuters MANILA, Philippines Filipino Olympian Michael Christian Martinez's achievement in the 2014 Winter Olympics was a huge boost to skating as more and more Filipinos are now taking up the sport, said Philippine Skating Union president Manuel Veguillas.

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  16. Ateneo, La Salle seek second wins in UAAP volleyballRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | ABS-CBN News

    MANILA, Philippines Defending champion Ateneo de Manila University takes on Adamson University, while former titlist De La Salle University battles National University on Wednesday as action in the UAAP Season 77 women's volleyball tournament resumes at the Arena in San Juan. With reigning MVP Alyssa Valdez scoring 28 points, the Lady Eagles made an early statement on their aspirations for a back-to-back championship as they dismantled the Lady Bulldogs, 25-21, 25-18, and 25-15 in last Saturday's opener.

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  17. 10 teams vie in Shakey's GVL NCR legRead the original story w/Photo

    12 hrs ago | ABS-CBN News

    MANILA, Philippines Hope Christian High School banners a 10-team field that will clash for top honors in the Shakey's Girls' Volleyball League Season 12 National Capital Region leg which unfolds this weekend at the Ynares Sports Arena in Pasig City. Though the Hope Christian spikers remain the top picks, the nine other squads have toughened up to fuel their respective drive for the leg crown and the berth in the Shakey's Volleyball League of Champions, formerly known as the Tournament of Champions, set early next year.

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    12 hrs ago | SFGate

    LET'S GET FLEXIBLE, FLEXIBLE: Nataly De La Canal stretches before performing in the Miss Pole Dance South America 2014 and Pole Dance Argentina 2014 competitions in Buenos Aires. LOST TYPHOON DOG FOUND A YEAR LATER: In Tacloban City, Philippines, Ailyn Metran pets her 9-year-old mutt, Bunny, who went missing in the chaos following Super Typhoon Haiyan a year ago.

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  19. Beijing, Manila in row over fishermen's arrestRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | The Peninsula

    People watching one of a two Vietnam Russian-built missile-guided frigates docked at a bay in Manila yesterday. Vietnam showed off its two most powerful warships in the first-ever port call to the Philippines but an official said it was not trying to challenge China's superior naval forces amid tension in the South China Sea. 1 comment

  20. After joining Evolve Mma, Mark Striegl has sights set on signing with either One FC or UfcRead the original story

    14 hrs ago | MMA Mania

    ... to seek out new pastures. "Winning a title is huge for any fighter. I want to bring a world title back to the Philippines, it's something that's important to me and I think that moving to Singapore and joining the number one team in Asia will ...

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