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Hawaii houses two of the 18 US volcanoes that have been classified as 'very high threat'

CNN Top Stories - Sat, 10/27/2018 - 11:58
Hawaii's Kilauea volcano, which devastated parts of the Big Island when it erupted earlier this year, tops a new list from the US Geological Survey ranking the most threatening volcanoes in the United States.
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Robredo: Probe those involved in P11-B shabu shipment fiasco

Inquirer Breaking News - Sat, 10/27/2018 - 11:50
      Vice President Leni Robredo on Saturday urged a full-dress investigation of government officials who may be involved in the P11-billion drug shipment controversy. According to Robredo, it is not enough for former Bureau of Customs (BOC) Commissioner Isidro Lapea to be transferred to another agency amidst the issue. "Ngayong malinaw na nakalusot ang ganito kalaking shipment ng shabu sa BOC, kailangang sundan na ito agad ng malalim at seryosong imbestigasyon ng lahat ng may kinalamang opisyal," Robredo said in a statement. (Now it is clear that this huge shabu shipment slipped past the BOC, this needs a serious and deeper follow-up investigation o...

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Sinead O’Connor announces conversion to Islam

Inquirer Breaking News - Sat, 10/27/2018 - 11:41
LONDON --- Irish singer Sinead O'Connor has announced she has converted to Islam and said she has changed her name to Shuhada' Davitt. The 51-year-old has been posting selfies of herself wearing hijabs on Twitter in recent days, as well as a video in which she sang the Azan, or call to prayer. She tweeted on Oct. 19: "This is to announce that I am proud to have become a Muslim. This is the natural conclusion of any intelligent theologian's journey. All scripture study leads to Islam. Which makes all other scriptures redundant." The singer ripped up a picture of Pope John Paul II during a Saturday Night Live appearance in 1992 as a protest against the Catholic Church. In r...

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Suspected robber killed in Batangas shootout

Inquirer Breaking News - Sat, 10/27/2018 - 11:37
  SAN PEDRO CITY---An unidentified suspected robber was killed in a shootout shortly after allegedly committing a robbery in San Jose town in Batangas province on Friday, police said Saturday.   Police said the shootout happened at about 10:35 p.m. in Barangay (village) Aguila.   Investigation showed that prior to the shootout, the suspect, along with an unidentified cohort, allegedly robbed Gommer Abrenica at gunpoint.   The suspects then took Abrenica's cash and cell phone before escaping aboard a motorcycle.   Police said that as the suspects were leaving the scene, a team of policemen were on patrol and gave chase towards Barangay A...

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Feeling at home on a cruise: World-class Filipino hospitality shines at sea

Inquirer Breaking News - Sat, 10/27/2018 - 11:30
There's really something unique about the care and the attention to details that Filipinos offer when it comes to hospitality. Our kababayanstend to go out of their way just for others to feel comfortable wherever we may be --- on distant lands, up in the air mid-flight, and even on a cruise in the seas. Royal Caribbean's ship Voyager of the Seas recently finished its 5-day Singapore-Malaysia-Thailand cruise and with all its entertainment and activities features (Ice skating rink? Rock wall climbing? A legit theater? Casino and arcade? All in a ship?), as well as its comfortable amenities, it was really the crew that will fill you up with memories after this once-in-a-lifetime escapad...

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