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Nevada Democrats prepare to caucus

CNN Top Stories - Sun, 02/23/2020 - 03:13
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Here's what to expect from Trump's visit to India

CNN Top Stories - Sun, 02/23/2020 - 02:00
It's Donald Trump's first visit to India -- and it comes at a crucial time for both countries. CNN takes a look at what to expect from the two-day trip.
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Top US immunologist: We are clearly at the brink of a pandemic

CNN Top Stories - Sun, 02/23/2020 - 01:51
Dr. Anthony Fauci, who is the director of the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, explains what a pandemic is and says we're nearly at the brink of one with the novel coronavirus outbreak.
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New study suggests higher voter turnout may help Trump

CNN Top Stories - Sun, 02/23/2020 - 01:05
A new study for the Knight Foundation suggests the possibility that a higher turnout may help President Donald Trump win reelection.
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Bullied Australian boy leads out rugby team in front of thousands

CNN Top Stories - Sun, 02/23/2020 - 01:00
Quaden Bayles, a 9-year-old Australian boy who won the support of well-wishers around the world after being bullied for his dwarfism, has led out a rugby league team in front of thousands of cheering fans.
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Trump made 56 false claims last week, including debunked New Hampshire conspiracy theory

CNN Top Stories - Sun, 02/23/2020 - 00:58
President Donald Trump made 56 false claims last week -- repeating one of his conspiracy theories about the 2016 election, promoting new fiction about impeachment witness Lt. Col. Alexander Vindman, and inflating his accomplishments and his standing in the polls.
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Bullied 9-year-old boy paid a price for outpouring of support

CNN Top Stories - Sun, 02/23/2020 - 00:56
Here's a simple guideline: don't post photos and videos of your kids online without their consent. If you can't follow that rule -- and let's be honest, all of us parents want to share cute pictures of our babies -- at least don't post moments from your children's worst day. Even if they might not object, they'll probably hate you in a decade.
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Vice President Robredo’s mother passes away

Inquirer Breaking News - Sat, 02/22/2020 - 22:32
MANILA, Philippines --- Salvacion Santo Tomas Gerona, the mother of Vice President Leni Robredo, died at 7:27 p.m. on Saturday, Feb. 22, according to a post on the Vice President's Facebook timeline. Salvacion Gerona, who was an English professor at the Universidad de Santa Isabel in Naga, was the wife of Naga Regional Trial Court Judge Antonio Nicomedes Gerona Sr., who died on Oct. 13, 2013. The Vice President her mother's wake would start at 4 p.m, Sunday, Feb. 23, at the Eternal Chapels and Mortuary, Eternal Gardens, Balatas Road, Naga City. "Thank you to everyone who offered prayers and sent condolences. Funeral details will be announced in the next days," the Vice President...

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It was DILG that blamed Estrada for Manila’s failure to pass standards – Isko Moreno

Inquirer Breaking News - Sat, 02/22/2020 - 22:16
MANILA, Philippines --- Manila Mayor Francisco "Isko Moreno" Domagoso said Saturday it was the Department of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) and not him that blamed the administration of former Mayor Joseph Estrada for the city's failure to pass standards for the 2019 Good Financial Housekeeping (GFH). "For you to be fully informed, it was the DILG who said it [that the failure was due to the past administration]," he said in a tweet. "Wala po kaming sinisisi. Hindi po kami naninisi. Ito ang criteria ng DILG," he said in another tweet. [We're not blaming anyone. We don't blame anybody. These are the criteria of the DILG.] Manila was the only city in Metro Manila that...

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What you can do right now to evade America's No. 1 killer

CNN Top Stories - Sat, 02/22/2020 - 22:05
Growing up, I watched my father, a highly respected cardiologist, read medical journals every evening, answer emergency phone calls in the middle of many nights, and rush to the hospital after-hours several times a week. I didn't know it then, but these years were the peak of an epidemic of heart disease in the United States.
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Underdog Santisima looks to upset Navarrete for world title

Inquirer Breaking News - Sat, 02/22/2020 - 21:46
MANILA, Philippines---Jeo Santisima had never fought outside of the Philippines and had not even challenged for an international title, but he's now on the cusp of a career-defining match. The little-known knockout artist is scheduled to face WBO World junior featherweight champion Emanuel Navarrete on Sunday [Manila time] at MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas, Nevada. Santisima (19-2, 16 KOs) is heading into the fight as a massive 50-1 underdog in the 122-lb bout that will serve as the co-main event to the rematch between WBC World heavyweight champion Deontay Wilder and Tyson Fury. The 23-year-old Santisima is carrying a 17-fight winning streak, with just a couple hea...

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Ethiopia's Yeshaneh smashes half marathon record wearing Nike Vaporfly shoes

CNN Top Stories - Sat, 02/22/2020 - 21:43
Ethiopia's Ababel Yeshaneh became the latest athlete to break a world record wearing Nike's controversial Vaporfly shoes as she won the Ras Al Khaimah half marathon in the United Arab Emirates.
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Calvin Abueva keeps himself busy while waiting for PBA decision

Inquirer Breaking News - Sat, 02/22/2020 - 21:39
MANILA, Philippines---While waiting for the decision to allow him to play in the PBA again, Calvin Abueva has been keeping himself busy. The former national team player is still hard at work practicing with the Fuel Masters. He has also opened a restaurant business in San Juan and doing charity work on the side. With the PBA season nearing, Abueva is doing his hardest to prove he is a changed man and also keeping himself in top shape in case he gets the go-ahead. "I'm very excited to play but we still have to take it easy because we don't want any injuries since the season is about to start," said Abueva in Filipino. "The season is about to start so I'm preparing for it so I...

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Park Seo Joon, Lee Young Ae donate to Korean city to combat COVID-19

Inquirer Breaking News - Sat, 02/22/2020 - 20:42
  MANILA, Philippines --- South Korean actor and actress Park Seo Joon and Lee Young Ae gave hefty donations to the city of Daegu in South Korea, which was hit by the 2019 coronavirus disease (COVID-19), to help combat the disease. An article from Korean news website Soompi revealed on Saturday that Lee donated 50 million won, which is approximately 41,420 dollars, last Friday, Feb. 21, to "help the citizens of Daegu combat COVID-19." "It appears that the situation has worsened for the citizens of Daegu due to COVID-19. Our family hopes that the people of Daegu will be able to overcome these difficult times," Soompi quoted Lee as saying. Meanwhile, on Satur...

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Future repatriation plans will be ‘seamless’ – Palace

Inquirer Breaking News - Sat, 02/22/2020 - 20:36
MANILA, Philippines --- Malacaang is confident that future repatriation plans for Filipinos abroad will become seamless just like the government's evacuation of Filipinos from Wuhan, the city China where the outbreak of the COVID-19 started. "The Office of the President is confident that the succeeding repatriation efforts will be seamless and will have a similar outcome as we assure that the safety of Filipinos here and abroad remains to be the paramount concern of the government," presidential spokesman Salvador Panelo said in a statement on Saturday. The Palace official made the statement after 30 Filipino repatriates from Wuhan earlier returned to their provinces following the ...

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Controversial religious group at center of South Korea's outbreak

CNN Top Stories - Sat, 02/22/2020 - 20:28
More than half of South Korea's novel coronavirus cases are linked to a branch of a controversial religious group in the southern city of Daegu.
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UK unveils 'iconic,' blue post-Brexit passports, made by a French-Dutch company in Poland

CNN Top Stories - Sat, 02/22/2020 - 20:13
The British government has unveiled the country's new, blue post-Brexit passports, hailing the return of an "iconic" document that became a thorny issue during the UK's protracted departure from the European Union.
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La Union lasses to showcase the best of their province in charity ball

Inquirer Breaking News - Sat, 02/22/2020 - 19:59
MANILA, PHILIPPINES --- The 20 candidates to this year's Mutia ti La Union pageant will walk the runway in costumes depicting the rich agriculture of the Northern Luzon province in a charity ball organized by the La Union Vibrant Women Inc. (LUVWI) on Feb. 23, at the Thunderbird Resort in San Fernando City. The candidates are delegates representing each of the 19 towns and one component city of the province, and they will showcase their hometowns' economic contribution to the province in the "Creative Agricultural Costume" presentation. Aside from the bountiful harvest from the province's land and aquatic resources, the "Abel" fabric will also be showcased in the evening affair...

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