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FROM the decision and resolution of the National Labor Relations Commission (NLRC), then Fourth Division, Cebu City, petitioner Rosalinda G. Paredes filed a petition for review on certiorari with the
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WINNIPEG, Manitoba (Reuters) - Ottawa may help pay for the clean-up of spent oil wells, Canadian Natural Resources Minister Jim Carr said on Friday.
NEW YORK (Reuters) - Valero Energy Corp filed lawsuits against the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency on Friday to push the regulator to alter a U.S. policy designed to boost use of renewables in tr
Scientists from Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai in New York found pregnant women who ingest high levels of foods with vitamin D lower their baby's risk of allergies by 20 per cent.
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The World Health Organization says it expects to decide within a few weeks if there is a link between Zika and microcephaly in newborns.
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Former UFC heavyweight champion Kevin Randleman, a longtime Las Vegan, died Thursday in San Diego.
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