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Sino scientists press climate action

URUMQI — Chinese scientists have called for control of global warming to decrease droughts. A team led by Su Buda, a research fellow with the Xinjiang Institute of Ecology and Geography under the Chinese Academy of Sciences, have found that if the global temperature rises by 1.5 degrees to 2 degrees Celcius, the intensity and […].....»»

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Trump losing another top aide

WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump said Saturday that chief of staff John Kelly will leave his job by year’s end amid an expected West Wing reshuffling reflecting a focus on the 2020 reelection campaign and the challenge of governing with Democrats reclaiming control of the House. Nick Ayers, Vice President Mike Pence’s chief of staff, […].....»»

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‘Califerno’ proves dog’s loyalty

SAN FRANCISCO — A dog that survived the catastrophic wildfire in Northern California apparently protected the ruins of his home for almost a month until his owner returned. Madison was there waiting when Andrea Gaylord was allowed back to check on her burned property in Paradise this week. Gaylord fled when the 8 November fire […].....»»

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On Santa’s naughty list

DALLAS — Police said a 31-year-old protester who told children Santa Claus is not real has been arrested for trespassing at a North Texas church. Aaron Urbanski was arrested Saturday after authorities were called to a church in Cleburne, which was hosting a Breakfast with Santa event. Police say they found three people demonstrating outside […].....»»

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China summons Canadian envoy

BEIJING — Chinese Vice Foreign Minister Le Yucheng urgently summoned Canadian Ambassador to China John McCallum on Saturday to make solemn representations and strong protests against the detention of a senior executive of Huawei Technologies Co. Ltd. by the Canadian authorities, China’s foreign ministry said in a statement. Le said it is a severe violation […].....»»

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Israeli troops aim for legs

GAZA CITY — Israeli forces deployed along the volatile border with the Gaza Strip have fired live rounds at rock-throwing Palestinian protesters ever since demonstrations against Israel’s long-running blockade of Gaza began in March. And for eight months, Israeli snipers have targeted one part of the body more than any other — the legs. The […].....»»

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Mauled OFW now home

An overseas Filipino worker, Lovebella Abcede, arrived back in the Philippines after just three weeks in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, her right eye still showing blood clots from beatings she received from her employer. Abcede said that her boss beat her up when she asked that she be transferred to another employer instead of being sent […].....»»

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Corruption destroys – Bong Go

Former Special Assistant to the President Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go has vowed to help eradicate corruption in the government, if he is elected to the Senate. “Corruption is the poison that destroys a society. The people must know where their money is going and that projects must definitely benefit the larger community,” Go said. He […].....»»

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Trillanes posts bail

Senator Antonio Trillanes IV arrived in Pasay Regional Trial Court Monday to post bail amounting to P96,000 for the four counts of libel filed against him by former Davao City Vice Mayor Paolo Duterte. The cases are pending before the Davao City (RTC) Branch 54, which last 7 December issued a warrant for his arrest. […].....»»

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Parks slot in Elite

TRADE NIXED Blackwater is tipped to tap Ray Parks as second overall pick in the Philippine Basketball Association (PBA) Annual Rookie Draft next Sunday at the Midtown Atrium of Robinson’s Place in Manila. Head coach Bong Ramos made the assurance after receiving reports that Columbian Dyip will make collegiate sensation CJ Perez as the top […].....»»

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Grace under pressure

RIKA WINS GRAND PRIX LOS ANGELES — Japan’s rising star Rika Kihira won the battle of the 16-year-olds as she upset reigning Olympic champion Alina Zagitova to claim ladies’ gold at the International Skating Union Grand Prix Figure Skating Finals on Saturday. I made a mistake early but got to go out there and finish […].....»»

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Zobel regains UAAP crown

De La Salle-Zobel unseated National University with a 25-21, 25-23, 15-25, 16-25, 15-8 victory in the University Athletic Association of the Philippines Season 81 high school volleyball tournament Sunday at the Filoil Flying V Centre. It was the Junior Lady Spikers’ 10th crown overall — the most in the league — and first since 2013. […].....»»

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Messi weaves magic

He is extraordinary MADRID, Spain — Lionel Messi stole the show with two free-kick goals in a blistering display as Barcelona maintained its lead at the top of La Liga with a thumping 4-0 derby win over Catalan rivals Espanyol. The Argentine superstar curled home two sensational set-pieces and set up another goal as he […].....»»

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Lightning strike anew

TAMPA, Florida — The NHL-leading Tampa Bay Lightning beat one of the Western Conference’s top teams in very convincing fashion. But when you’re on top of the puck like we were tonight, it’s going to be tough for the other team Steven Stamkos had two goals and two assists as the Lightning won their sixth […].....»»

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Huelgas eyes 3rd SEAG gold

Champion triathlete Nikko Huelgas of Team Go For Gold is thrilled at the prospect of retaining his Southeast Asian Games title in front of his countrymen. I was surprised with my own performance because I really had a bad season this year and I don’t know why The back-to-back SEA Games gold medalist showed a […].....»»

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Titans clash

BOULOGNE-BILLANCOURT, France­ — England and Scotland will meet each other in their opening game at the 2019 women’s World Cup in France after being placed in the same group in Saturday’s draw alongside former winners Japan and Argentina. The ceremony at La Seine Musicale in this city just outside Paris also set reigning champion United […].....»»

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Too easy for Lakers

MEMPHIS — LeBron James and the Los Angeles Lakers weren’t about to let fatigue get the better of them on the second night of a back-to-back. We come out, our job is to bring energy regardless of playing back-to-backs or 40 minutes or whatever The Lakers recovered from a loss Friday night in San Antonio […].....»»

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Man on a mission

LOMACHENKO PREVAILS NEW YORK — Two down, two to go. Vasiliy Lomachenko is halfway to owning all the major lightweight titles after just two fights and he’s already eyeing the guy he needs to beat to get the next one. It was my dream to unify titles. It was my next goal. I can now […].....»»

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Bucks move Delly

NEW YORK — The Cleveland Cavaliers have acquired Australian guard Matthew Dellavedova and forward John Henson and two draft picks from the Milwaukee Bucks, Cavaliers general manager Koby Altman announced Friday. The move is part of a three-team, multi-player trade that also involves the Washington Wizards. In exchange, Milwaukee gets guard George Hill, forward Jason […].....»»

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Strong Finnish

CHICAGO — The Chicago Bulls endured injuries to key players and a coaching change this week. Maybe now, the tide is turning for them. Lauri Markkanen scored 24 points and drove for the go-ahead layup in the closing seconds to lead the Bulls to a 114-112 victory over Oklahoma City on Friday and their first […].....»»

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