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Turkey has not revealed all about Khashoggi killing – Erdogan

ANKARA, Turkey – Turkey has not yet revealed all the information it has discovered about the killing of journalist Jamal Khashoggi in the Saudi consulate in Istanbul, President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said Friday, February 15. (READ:  Khashoggi murder 'planned and perpetrated' by Saudi officials – U.N. expert ) "We haven't given all the elements we have at our disposal," the ........»»

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WATCH: Behind the scenes at NBA s All-Star weekend

    MANILA, Philippines – All’s set for the 2019 NBA All-Star in Charlotte! The three-day festivities kick off with the Rising Stars Challenge on Friday, February 15 (Saturday, February 16, Manila time). (READ: Simmons, Doncic headline NBA Rising Stars lineup ) Other weekend features include the slam dunk contest, the skills competition, the three-point shootout, and ........»»

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Hurt Anthony Davis wait-and-see for NBA All-Star Game

    CHARLOTTE, USA – New Orleans Pelicans star Anthony Davis will see how his bruised left shoulder responds before deciding whether or not to play in Sunday's NBA All-Star Game, according to multiple reports Friday, February 15 (Saturday, February 16, Manila time). ESPN and Yahoo Sports reported on the status of the ........»»

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U.S. struggles to convince anti-ISIS allies to secure Syria after it leaves

MUNICH, Germany – Pentagon chief Patrick Shanahan struggled Friday, February 15, to convince sceptical allies in the coalition fighting the Islamic State (ISIS) militia to help secure Syria once American soldiers pull out. President Donald Trump said the United States will announce the end of the ISIS group's once-sprawling "caliphate" within ........»»

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Ilocos Norte vice gubernatorial candidate dies

MANILA, Philippines – An Ilocos Norte board member running for vice governor in the coming elections died in Laoag City on Friday, February 15. Provincial Board Member Mariano Marcos II was found unconscious in the men’s room at the Laoag City International Airport on Friday night, February 15, according to ........»»

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Al Pacino signs up for Nazi hunter TV series

PARIS, France – Actor Al Pacino is to star in a new series called The Hunt about Nazi hunters in the 1970s, Amazon Prime said Friday, February 15. It is only the 2nd time the 78-year-old, who is soon to appear in Martin Scorsese's new film The Irishman alongside ........»»

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Marikina reserves 3x3 slot for Gerald Anderson

    MANILA, Philippines – The Marikina Shoemasters admittedly left out a slot for actor and MPBL player Gerald Anderson in their six-man roster in the 3x3 basketball competition of the 2019 Chooks-to-Go President's Cup on Saturday, February 16. But with or without Anderson, ........»»

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You need more than just testes to make a penis

In prenatal ultrasounds or at delivery, many new parents look between their baby’s legs: the presence of a penis is taken as a strong sign that it’s a boy. For humans and other animals, development of a penis was thought to be driven by “male hormones” (androgens) produced entirely by ........»»

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Manang Nena Masferre dies at 94

BAGUIO CITY, Philippines – She was a familiar sight on some Sagada locals' walk to town. She would be seen at a house near the junction towards Bokong Falls in the morning. One of the main doors was open as she had her sunbathing.  There is a sign, "Masferre Photographs," ........»»

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HOT OFF THE PRESS: The Mindanao Examiner Regional Newspaper Feb. 18-24, 2019

HOT OFF THE PRESS: The Mindanao Examiner Regional Newspaper Feb. 18-24, 2019   For all your publication needs and advertisements, […].....»»

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Beijing unveils ‘Steel City’ plan

BEIJING — The Beijing municipal government has published a plan to transform a vacated industrial site in its western suburb into a city landmark by 2035, as part of the preparation for the Beijing 2022 Winter Olympics. The new area, on the basis of the Shougang Park, a former steel plant relocated to neighboring Hebei […].....»»

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May suffers embarrassing defeat

LONDON — British Prime Minister Theresa May suffered an embarrassing defeat by lawmakers Thursday in a vote that left her bid to secure a European Union divorce deal stuck between an intransigent EU and a resistant UK Parliament — with Brexit just six weeks away. A rebellion by hard-core Brexit backers saw the House of […].....»»

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Deal now on Trump’s table

WASHINGTON — Congress lopsidedly approved a border security compromise Thursday that would avert a second painful government shutdown, but a new confrontation was ignited — this time over President Donald Trump’s plan to bypass lawmakers and declare a national emergency to siphon billions from other federal coffers for his wall on the Mexican boundary. Money […].....»»

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WHO: Measles fight ‘backsliding’

The World Health Organization (WHO) warned Thursday that efforts to halt the spread of measles were “backsliding,” with case numbers worldwide surging around 50 percent last year. Last year, measles cause approximately 136,000 deaths around the world The UN health agency pointed to preliminary data showing that the disturbing trend of resurgent measles cases was […].....»»

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China trade beats expectations

BEIJING — China’s exports and imports both rose at a faster-than-expected rate in January, another sign that the Chinese economy remained resilient despite growing external uncertainties. Total goods trade rose 8.7 percent year on year in January to 2.73 trillion yuan ($395.98 billion), the General Administration of Customs said in an online statement Thursday. Exports […].....»»

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Back to the Moon

NASA is accelerating plans to return Americans to the Moon and this time, the US space agency says it will be there to stay. Jim Bridenstine, NASA’s administrator, told reporters Thursday that the agency plans to speed up plans backed by President Donald Trump to return to the moon, using private companies. “It’s important that […].....»»

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US shooting: 5 dead

AURORA, Ill. — An employee of a manufacturing company opened fire at its suburban Chicago plant Friday, killing five people and wounding five police officers before he was fatally shot, police said. Aurora, Illinois Police Chief Kristen Ziman identified the gunman as 45-year-old Gary Martin and said he was believed to be an employee at […].....»»

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Payless stores in US closing 

NEW YORK — Payless ShoeSource is shuttering all of its 2,100 remaining stores in the U.S. and Puerto Rico, joining a list of iconic names like Toys R Us and Bon-Ton that have closed down in the last year. The Topeka, Kansas-based chain said Friday it will hold liquidation sales starting Sunday and wind down […].....»»

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Kapampangans full force for Bong Go

Former Special Assistant to the President (SAP) Christopher Lawrence “Bong” Go on Friday opened up a comprehensive sortie for his senatorial bid in the vote-rich province of Pampanga to wide acclaim. Bong Go visited the towns of Porac, Floridablanca, Lubao, Sasmuan, Guagua, and Sta. Rita in Pampanga. He was warmly welcomed by local leaders and […].....»»

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& rsquo;Lend a wife& rsquo; a hyperbole, Palace defends Rody vs Tatad

& rsquo;Lend a wife& rsquo; a hyperbole, Palace defends Rody vs Tatad.....»»

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