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Japanese Investments to create 80,000 jobs

Inquirer Breaking News - Thu, 06/16/2022 - 21:48
The Asia Defense and Armament Corporation (ADAC) has announced that it won a contract with the Philippine government for the supply of military grade binoculars to the Armed Forces of the Philippines (AFP), Philippine National Police (PNP) and other defense and security unit of the government on Thursday. In May 2019 ADAC has signed an unprecedented Memorandum of Agreement (MOU) with Kenko Tokina Co., Ltd. (Kenko). The signing was done during President Rodrigo Duterte's state visit to Japan where Japanese and Philippine business delegation ink a total of 26 agreements and letters of intent (LOIs) in a signing ceremony. According to Department of Trade and Industry (DTI) thes...

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Beyoncé releasing 'Renaissance' next month

CNN Top Stories - Thu, 06/16/2022 - 21:26
We don't know much about Beyoncé's next project, but we do know that it's coming.
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Duterte confers Order of National Artists to 8 individuals; Nora Aunor a no-show

Inquirer Breaking News - Thu, 06/16/2022 - 21:20
MANILA, Philippines --- President Rodrigo Duterte conferred on Thursday the Order of National Artists to eight personalities in arts and culture, but superstar Nora Aunor was a no-show during the event. The following personalities were awarded the Order of National Artists in a ceremony at Malacaan Palace: Agnes Locsin - National Artist for Dance Salvacion Lim-Higgins (deceased) - National Artist for Design Marilou Diaz-Abaya (deceased) - National Artist for Film and Broadcast Arts Ricardo 'Ricky' Lee - National Artist for Film and Broadcast Arts Gemino Abad - National Artist for Literature Fides Cuyugan-Asensio - National Artist for Music Antonio 'Tony' Mabes...

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'Oh s***': Mom reacts to being followed by black bear

CNN Top Stories - Thu, 06/16/2022 - 21:10
A young family hiking a popular trail in British Columbia, Canada, say they were followed by a black bear for approximately 20 minutes. Cell phone video captured by mom Brighton Peachy shows the family's reaction. CNN affiliate KUTV has more.
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Duterte confers Order of National Artists to 8 individuals; Nora Aunor a no-show

Inquirer Breaking News - Thu, 06/16/2022 - 21:07
MANILA, Philippines --- President Rodrigo Duterte conferred on Thursday the Order of National Artists to eight personalities in arts and culture, but superstar Nora Aunor was a no-show during the event. The following personalities were awarded the Order of National Artists in a ceremony at Malacaan Palace: Agnes Locsin - National Artist for Dance Salvacion Lim-Higgins (deceased) - National Artist for Design Marilou Diaz-Abaya (deceased) - National Artist for Film and Broadcast Arts Ricardo 'Ricky' Lee - National Artist for Film and Broadcast Arts Gemino Abad - National Artist for Literature Fides Cuyugan-Asensio - National Artist for Music Antonio 'Tony' Mabes...

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Buffalo shooting suspect said he committed massacre 'for the future of the White race' in note apologizing to his family, affidavit says

CNN Top Stories - Thu, 06/16/2022 - 21:02
The 18-year-old accused of killing 10 Black people at a Buffalo, New York, supermarket last month apologized to his family for carrying out the mass shooting, writing in a note he "had to commit this attack" because he cared "for the future of the White race," according to court documents.
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Layoffs are on the rise in the midst of crypto winter

CNN Top Stories - Thu, 06/16/2022 - 20:44
Hao Jia was so convinced in the potential of cryptocurrencies that he passed up a job at a large tech firm, Oracle, to take another offer he received in early April to be a software engineer at one of the buzziest crypto startups, Coinbase.
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UAAP volleyball: La Salle ousts Ateneo, sets up Finals showdown vs NU

Inquirer Breaking News - Thu, 06/16/2022 - 20:39
MANILA, Philippines--La Salle encountered a late third-quarter jolt before shutting down Ateneo, 25-19, 25-20, 25-23, late Thursday to barge into the championship of the UAAP Season 84 women's volleyball at Mall of Asia Arena. The Lady Spikers will face unbeaten finalist National University in the best-of-three series beginning on Saturday. But it was not without a hitch as Ateneo relied on Faith Nisperos to lead a late-match charge bringing the Blue Eagles from 21-14 to 22-19 on her four straight points. Then Erika Raagas took the cudgels helping Ateneo to breathe to La Salle's neck at 23-22 and erase one match point for 24-23. In the end, it was the well-oiled system of...

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Drug suspect shot dead in Ormoc City

Inquirer Breaking News - Thu, 06/16/2022 - 20:32
ORMOC CITY --- A drug suspect who was just released from prison last year was shot dead by still unidentified persons on board a four-wheel vehicle in Barangay Lilo-an, Ormoc City on Tuesday (June 14). Jan Michael Manacap was feeding his fighting cocks when the perpetrators arrived and shot him several times, causing his instantaneous death, said Lt. Rodolfo Mercolita, chief of the Police Station 3. The culprits then left the area on board a white vehicle, according to the victim's neighbors. Manacap was arrested in Naval, Biliran on July 16, 2016 but was released last year after he entered a plea bargaining agreement wherein he pleaded to a lesser offense in exchange for th...

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Dolly Parton donates $1 million to fund pediatric infectious disease research

CNN Top Stories - Thu, 06/16/2022 - 20:18
Dolly Parton has donated $1 million to pediatric infectious disease research at Vanderbilt University Medical Center's Division of Pediatric Infectious Diseases, Vanderbilt said Wednesday.
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Revlon files for bankruptcy

CNN Top Stories - Thu, 06/16/2022 - 20:13
Revlon, the 90-year-old cosmetics giant, filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection because of its crippling debt and mounting celebrity competition.
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100 million people around the world have been forced to flee their homes. That's more than the population of most countries

CNN Top Stories - Thu, 06/16/2022 - 20:12
War, violence, persecution and human rights abuses have pushed the world past a "dramatic milestone," according to a new report from the UN's refugee agency.
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Stocks tumble after Fed takes historic action on inflation

CNN Top Stories - Thu, 06/16/2022 - 20:09
• Bank of England hikes interest rates again as inflation heads towards 11%
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Village councilor killed in Sorsogon shooting

Inquirer Breaking News - Thu, 06/16/2022 - 20:04
LEGAZPI CITY --- A village councilor in Irosin town in Sorsogon was shot and killed on Thursday morning, police said. Police Staff Sergeant Eugene Equipado, chief investigator of Irosin police, said Shyrma Medel, 38, resident of Barangay (village) Bulawan, was shot by still unidentified assailants in Barangay Gabao at around 8:20 a.m. Initial investigation said Medel was driving his tricycle with his wife, who was not identified in the report, as a passenger along Maharlika Highway when the incident happened. The victim sustained multiple gunshot wounds on his body that resulted in his instant death, while his wife was unharmed. The investigation is ongoing. RELATED ST...

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Exclusive: Read Judge Luttig's statement to January 6 committee

CNN Top Stories - Thu, 06/16/2022 - 19:58
CNN has obtained a statement from retired federal judge J. Michael Luttig, a Republican who is testifying at Thursday's January 6 committee hearing. Luttig will provide a sharp condemnation of former President Donald Trump's attempts to overturn the 2020 election, saying Trump and his allies "instigated" a war on democracy "so that he could cling to power."
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PBA: Don Trollano, Kevin Alas carry NLEX past TNT in comeback win

Inquirer Breaking News - Thu, 06/16/2022 - 19:52
MANILA, Philippines--Don Trollano hit a pull-up jumper with 2.2 ticks remaining to will NLEX past TNT, 90-89, and help the Road Warriors get back on track in the PBA Philippine Cup Thursday night at Ynares Center in Antipolo City. Down by eight entering the final quarter, NLEX turned to Kevin Alas before finding Trollano in the Road Warriors' final play that had the club rising to 2-1. "We expected to be scouted because coach (Jojo Lastimosa) is already with hem. So what we tried to do in practice was just to do some things differently. It worked out for us," coach Yeng Guiao said in the post-game presser. Alas finished the 16 points spiked with seven rebounds, and six assis...

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Warriors star core one game from greatness as they face Celtics in Game 6 of 2022 NBA Finals

CNN Top Stories - Thu, 06/16/2022 - 19:41
Five preseason games, 82 regular season games and 21 and 23 playoff games respectively; it all comes down to this.
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Trends are shifting, but Covid-19 and its effects are still not equitable

CNN Top Stories - Thu, 06/16/2022 - 19:40
Through the many phases of the Covid-19 pandemic -- nearly a dozen variants, the introduction of vaccines, the dropping of prevention measures and more -- one thing has remained constant: The virus and its effects are not one-size-fits-all.
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Rains likely over southern Mindanao due to ITCZ; fair weather over most of PH

Inquirer Breaking News - Thu, 06/16/2022 - 19:34
  MANILA, Philippines --- The intertropical convergence zone (ITCZ) may cause rains over the southern part of the country, particularly over Davao Region, the state weather bureau said on Thursday afternoon. Weather updates from the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration (Pagasa) showed thick cloud bands hovering around the ITCZ and moving into the southern tip of Mindanao. Meanwhile in Luzon, there are also cloud clusters over the eastern and central portions but Pagasa said this would only cause short isolated rains and thunderstorms. "Asahan natin na magiging aliwalas pa rin yung ating panahon mula umaga hanggang tanghali dito...

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