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Villamor returns to Korean Festa

CORDILLERA'S most bemedalled athlete is gunning for another stint in the upcoming 2017 Seoul Archery Festa slated July 6 to 12. Archer Charmaine Angela Villamor will seek redemption earning a slot in
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Philex bets shine in arnis, sikaran tournament

FOURTEEN athletes from Philex Mines punched their ticket for a stint in Europe after winning their respective events during the 2nd National Martial Arts Games held recently in sitio Padcal, Camp 3, T
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Tiger Woods Arrested on DUI Charges in South Florida

Star golfer Tiger Woods was arrested early Monday on charges of driving under the influence in Jupiter, near his South Florida home, sheriff's deputies said.Photo Credit: Palm Beach County Sheriff's
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Speaker congratulates anniversary of south Lebanon liberation to his Lebanese counterpart

Tehran, May 29, IRNA -- Parliament Speaker Ali Larijani on Monday congratulated the Lebanon Parliament Speaker Nabih Berri, the anniversary of liberation of south Lebanon from the occupation of the Z
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Ex-shareholders of PrivatBank challenge actions of NBU, Finance Ministry in court

The Cyprus company Triantal Investments Ltd, formerly one of the largest shareholders of PrivatBank (Kyiv), has appealed against the actions of the National Bank and the Finance Ministry of Ukraine. A
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Politico: Macron and Putin agree on restart of Ukraine talks

French President Emmanuel Macron and his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin on May 29 agreed on the need to restart dialogue on the situation with Ukraine. “We spoke at length about the details of the
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Popular Finance

How you aggravate, annoy and occasionally outrage the cabin crew — and your fellow passengers

On any given flight, most passengers have a cellphone, a laptop, a tablet or other e-device with which they can watch movies, play video games or conduct business. Although these diversions help r
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Great white shark leaps into boat and lands on 73-year-old Australian fisherman

A 73-year-old Australian fisherman said Monday that he caught a far bigger fish than he hoped for when a 9-foot great white shark leaped into his boat, knocking him off his feet. Terry Selwood was
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Dodgers Dugout: Remembering Dodgers who served in the military

Hi, and welcome to another edition of Dodgers Dugout. My name is Houston Mitchell, and we have a lot to be thankful for on Memorial Day. Remember We're going to do something a little different thi
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BA: How to claim flight delay or cancellation compensation

The airline, which cancelled all flights from London Heathrow and Gatwick on Saturday after its computer system crashed worldwide, faces paying out millions of pounds in compensation.
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Ask Larry: ??????Can I Still File A Restricted Application For Spousal Benefits Only At FRA?

Today’s column addresses questions about restricted applications, when to file, switching between retirement and spousal benefits, the implications of working in a foreign country and when to file whe
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Angola: KAZA project takes Angolan delegation on tour around SADC

Angola - Under Angola's participation in the Okavango-Zambezi Transboundary Tourism Project (ATFC KAZA), a delegation headed by the Foreign Affairs Secretary of State, Manuel Augusto, left Luanda thi
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How L.A. County is trying to sign more people up for food stamps — and why it's not easy

Vickie Williams’ favorite meal is baked chicken, string beans and corn on the cob. She often makes it for Sunday dinner for her 81-year-old mother, five grown children and four grandchildren. Will
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Liquor lobbying group declares war on Utah with ad campaign in neighboring states over strict drunk driving law

As the summer tourism season kicked off this Memorial Day weekend, Utah found itself under attack — with no immediate reprieve in sight. The American Beverage Institute launched a full-page ad in
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An instant landmark raises its dual faces in Highland Park

Called Hydra House, this newly built contemporary has all the makings of an instant classic. Working with the topography of the site, architect David Chun took his inspiration from Greek mythology
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