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Category: newsSource: journal journalJan 11th, 2018

TNT coach Bong Ravena says absent Terrence Romeo just sick | Inquirer Sports

MANILA, PhilippinesTNT head coach Bong Ravena beat around the bush when asked about the status of polarizing guard Terrence Romeo with the team. Romeo is reportedly on the trading block after being ab.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsDec 16th, 2018

AWOL cop shot to death in Quezon City

MANILA, Philippines --- A police officer who has been absent without leave for three years was shot dead Sunday afternoon at Barangay Paang Bundok in Quezon City. The La Loma Police Station identified the victim as Arthur Cordero, a resident of 1487 Quirino St., Tondo, Manila. Authorities noted that Cordero, a rank of police officer 2, has AWOL from the Manila Police District since 2015. Meanwhile, police said the assailants were two men wearing black jackets and helmets with face masks. They were on a white motorcycle. The back rider pulled out a still unknown firearm and fired several times at Cordero, who was then standing in front of a lechon store. The suspects shot C...Keep on reading: AWOL cop shot to death in Quezon City.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 16th, 2018

TNT coach Bong Ravena says absent Terrence Romeo ‘just sick’

MANILA, Philippines---TNT head coach Bong Ravena beat around the bush when asked about the status of polarizing guard Terrence Romeo with the team. Romeo is reportedly on the trading block after being absent from the team for some time now, but Ravena did not say exactly if the guard will be traded or not. Ravena did say that whatever's going on with Romeo is beneficial to both the former Far Eastern University star and the whole KaTropa team. "As of now, wherever he's in it's maybe the best for him and the team," said Ravena after the PBA Draft Sunday at Robinson's Manila. "He did not go AWOL (absent without official leave) he had a flu so we let him rest first." Romeo w...Keep on reading: TNT coach Bong Ravena says absent Terrence Romeo ‘just sick’.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 16th, 2018

Alvarez defends self from insertion mess: I’m always absent

Davao del Norte 1st district Rep. Pantaleon Alvarez admitted to skipping work at the Batasan Complex ever since he was ousted as house speaker last July. Thus, he has nothing to do with the alleged P5-billion infrastructure allocation in his district. Alvarez defends self from insertion mess: I’m always absent Source link: Alvarez defends self from insertion mess: I’m always absent.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsDec 12th, 2018

It’s a go for Yap’s trial at Sandiganbayan

The Sandiganbayan will proceed with the trial of former Agriculture Secretary Arthur Yap, now a Bohol representative, in connection with an employee car plan deemed disadvantageous to the government. In a 32-page resolution dated Dec. 5, the court's Sixth Division denied Yap's motion to quash and affirmed that the elements of valid graft charges were sufficiently stated to warrant a full-blown trial. The cases stemmed from the approval of a car plan, which, from 2008 to 2009, allowed 10 Philippine Rice Research Institute (PhilRice) employees to use the agency's funds to secure personal loans they obtained from the Philippine National Bank (PNB). Yap argued that he was absent dur...Keep on reading: It’s a go for Yap’s trial at Sandiganbayan.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsDec 9th, 2018

AWOL cop shot dead in Tondo

A policeman who had gone AWOL (absent without official leave) was gunned down by two men on a motorcycle in Tondo, Manila on Thursday afternoon......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsDec 7th, 2018

Harris, Gallinari help Clippers edge Blazers 104-100

By Erik Garcia Gundersen, Associated Press PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — Tobias Harris had 34 points and 11 rebounds, and the Los Angeles Clippers beat the Portland Trail Blazers 104-100 on Sunday night (Monday, PHL time). Danilo Gallinari made the tie-breaking jumper with 47 seconds left and added 17 points for the Clippers. Damian Lillard scored 30 points for Portland, which led by 13 at halftime but then had to play the second half without starting center Jusuf Nurkic because of a bruised shoulder. With Portland missing its defensive anchor, the Clippers began the half on a 20-4 run. The Clippers kept the momentum going, outscoring the Blazers 38-16 in the third quarter. With the game slipping away, Blazers coach Terry Stotts left Lillard in the game to start the fourth quarter, and the star guard’s personal 7-0 run in a span of 12 seconds tied it at 100 with 1:53 left. But Gallinari made a short pull-up jumper, Portland missed a couple jumpers on the next possession and Patrick Beverley clinched it with a pair of free throws. The loss ruined Maurice Harkless’ first start of the season. He had returned Wednesday (Thursday, PHL time) from a knee injury that kept him out since Oct. 29 (Oct. 30, PHL time). TIP-INS Clippers: Los Angeles improved to 13-6, the best record in the Western Conference. The Clippers have done it with a roster absent of household names, but depth is the reason they are where they are. “You have seven or eight guys that can start and they do,” Clippers coach Doc Rivers said. “We move it around. But as long as your group is good with that and the changes and we have good group.” Trail Blazers: After a strong start to the season, the Blazers sputtered in the last two games of their road trip, losing by a combined 71 points. The defense, which was at one point in the top five in the league, has fallen to 16th in defensive efficiency. “We’ve had three relatively poor defensive games, two of them against very good offensive teams,” coach Terry Stotts said before the game. “I am concerned. It’s not a trend I want to continue. Milwaukee was a train wreck.” UP NEXT Clippers: Host Phoenix on Wednesday (Thursday, PHL time). Trail Blazers: Host Orlando on Wednesday (Thursday, PHL time)......»»

Category: sportsSource:  abscbnRelated NewsNov 26th, 2018

Academics first: Kai Sotto skips Gilas tuneup vs Jordan

MANILA, Philippines – Kai Sotto is living up to what a student-athlete is.  The 7-foot-1 wunderkind skipped Gilas Pilipinas' tuneup against Jordan on Monday, November 19, to focus on his exams at the Ateneo de Manila High School this week. Fellow Gilas cadet Ricci Rivero clarified why Sotto was absent ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsNov 20th, 2018

APEC s future in doubt after costly summit failure

PORT MORESBY, Papua New Guinea – With Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin absent and leaders unable even to agree a joint statement, some critics are questioning whether the annual APEC summit is still worth the effort. "Expectations are low and probably won't be fulfilled anyway." That was the brutal if prescient ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsNov 18th, 2018

VP: Imelda’s absence at sentencing a ‘mockery of justice’

The excuses given by former first lady Imelda Marcos for being absent during her sentencing for graft cases is a "mockery of justice," Vice President Leni Robredo said in a statement issued on Saturday. She also noted that the former first lady's attending a party was an "insult." "Iyong pinaka-insulto sa atin, kasi iyong the day na lumabas iyong conviction, nag-party pa," Robredo said. "Pero iyong dahilan niya nga kung bakit hindi siya naka-attend noong conviction, may sakit siya. Parang nagiging mockery iyong justice system." [The most insulting for us is that she went to a party on the day that her conviction came out. But her excuse for not being to attend her convicton ...Keep on reading: VP: Imelda’s absence at sentencing a ‘mockery of justice’.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 17th, 2018

Sandigan judge quizzes Imelda Marcos on absence during promulgation

  The Sandiganbayan Fifth Division on Friday grilled former First Lady and now Ilocos Norte 2nd Dist. Rep. Imelda Marcos about her excuses for being absent during the promulgation of her graft cases last November 9. At the witness stand, Mrs. Mrcos claimed that she would have attended the court hearing that day if only she knew of the schedule beforehand.But Fifth Division chair Rafael Lagos called her out over her confusing statements. "Are you saying that if you knew of the promulgation, you would have attended?" Lagos asked Mrs. Marcos. "I would have attended if I knew about it, I would do," Mrs. Marcos responded. Lagos was referring to an affidavit earlier sub...Keep on reading: Sandigan judge quizzes Imelda Marcos on absence during promulgation.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 16th, 2018

AWOL cop held for ‘kidnapping’

A POLICE officer who went absent without official leave (AWOL) was arrested over kidnapping and child abuse charges. Police Officer 3 (PO3) Abmel Balingasan, 38, of Poblacion, Carles, Iloilo, was apprehended 1:30 p.m. of Nov. 13, 2018 at the Iloilo International Airport in Cabatuan town. The suspect used to be a member of Tubungan Police […] The post AWOL cop held for ‘kidnapping’ appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsNov 14th, 2018

No Tab Baldwin, no problem for Ateneo

  MANILA, Philippines – When the Nieto twins and Thirdy Ravena had to sit out some UAAP games, the rest of the Ateneo Blue Eagles ably stepped up for their absent teammates. They call it as their  "next man up" mentality , and even their coaching staff isn't exempt from it. So when Ateneo head tactician Tab Baldwin had ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsNov 14th, 2018

Duterte skipped ASEAN events to take power naps – Malacañang

MANILA, Philippines – Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte was absent from 4 major gatherings with other leaders in Singapore because he had to take "power naps." This was Malacañang's explanation for Duterte's non-appearance in 4 events at the 33rd Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) Summit and Related Summits on Wednesday, November 14. "He took power naps ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsNov 14th, 2018

Duterte no-show at Australian-ASEAN summit anew

President Rodrigo Duterte was the lone ASEAN head of state who was absent during a special summit with Australia on Wednesday morning......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsNov 14th, 2018

Mexican presidents accused as defense opens El Chapo trial

NEW YORK, USA – Drug baron Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman's defense told his New York trial Tuesday, November 13, that his cartel bribed Mexican presidents, painting the absent co-defendant as a ruthless criminal who murdered in cold blood. Opening statements finally got underway after two jurors were dismissed from the lineup, forcing lawyers ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsNov 14th, 2018

Faeldon not absent as BuCor chief, just not appointed yet

Amid reports that he has yet to report to his new post as Bureau of Corrections director general, the camp of Nicanor Faeldon on Monday clarified that he has not been officially appointed yet......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsNov 12th, 2018

Trump, Putin absent for leaders symbolic walk in Paris rain

PARIS, France – United in the rain, world leaders walked slowly up the Champs-Elysees in Paris to mark a century since the end of World War I – but there were two notable absences, Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin. The line of black-clad leaders was reminiscent of another moment of unity: after the 2015 Charlie Hebdo jihadist attack, ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsNov 12th, 2018

Imelda gets 77 years but jail time doubted

Cautious jubilation greeted the Sandiganbayan's verdict on Friday finding former first lady Imelda Marcos guilty of graft and sentencing her to a maximum of 77 years in prison nearly three decades after the charges were filed against her.   Opponents of the Marcos dictatorship welcomed the decision but they also expressed doubts the ruling could be carried out under the Duterte administration.   In handing down its judgment, the antigraft court also ordered the arrest of the 89-year-old widow of dictator Ferdinand Marcos but allowed her to post bail of a still unspecified amount. She was also told to explain to the court in 30 days why she was absent when it ann...Keep on reading: Imelda gets 77 years but jail time doubted.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 10th, 2018

Typhoon Rosita evacuation on; missing LGU execs to face raps

Local officials in areas threatened by Typhoon Rosita (international name Yutu) will face charges should they be found absent from their posts as the calamity sweeps through the north of the country, Malacañang said yesterday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsOct 29th, 2018