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The Visayan Daily Star
Top Storiesover the vacated position of chief of directorial staff of Police Regional Offi
Top Stories
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 2 hours ago
over the vacated position of chief of directorial staff of Police Regional Office 18, replacing Senior Supt. Ricardo de la Paz, who is now assigned at the Camp Crame Personnel Holding Administrative Unit. Senior Supt. Ruperto Floro was also... Read more
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Raw Story
Four photos that illustrate what it was like growing up as Pablo Escobar’s sonafter my birth in February 1977, my family began to reap the financial rewards
Four photos that illustrate what it was like growing up as Pablo Escobar’s son
Raw Story / Posted 16 hours ago
after my birth in February 1977, my family began to reap the financial rewards of drug trafficking. My parents left the La Paz neighborhood and went to live in the best areas of Medellín.” [Property of the Marroquín Santos family.] “This... Read more
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iol.co.za
Taking the high road in Boliviaa recent weekend, the mayor's office of El Alto, the nearly 3-mile-high city pe
Taking the high road in Bolivia
iol.co.za / Posted 17 hours ago
a recent weekend, the mayor's office of El Alto, the nearly 3-mile-high city perched above the Bolivian capital of La Paz, led a group of tourism students on a visit to the site. Officials are in the early stages of creating the first... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Boost to Phl healthcareenvisioned to accelerate health sciences research in the Philippines and is cur
Boost to Phl healthcare
Pilipino Star / Posted 20 hours ago
envisioned to accelerate health sciences research in the Philippines and is currently headed by Dr. Eva Maria Cutiongco-de la Paz, the vice chancellor for research. NIH’s goals include influencing policy makers in the creation of health laws,... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
High in the Bolivian Andes, a tour of Aymara sacred sitesa recent weekend, the mayor's office of El Alto, the nearly 3-mile-high city pe
High in the Bolivian Andes, a tour of Aymara sacred sites
The New Zealand Herald / Posted yesterday
a recent weekend, the mayor's office of El Alto, the nearly 3-mile-high city perched above the Bolivian capital of La Paz, led a group of tourism students on a visit to the site. Officials are in the early stages of creating the first... Read more
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FOX News
High in the Bolivian Andes, a tour of Aymara sacred sitesa recent weekend, the mayor's office of El Alto, the nearly 3-mile-high city pe
High in the Bolivian Andes, a tour of Aymara sacred sites
FOX News / Posted yesterday
a recent weekend, the mayor's office of El Alto, the nearly 3-mile-high city perched above the Bolivian capital of La Paz, led a group of tourism students on a visit to the site. Officials are in the early stages of creating the first... Read more
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BBC News
Bolivia's colourful Oruro carnivalbetween $40 and $46 (£28-£32), and the costumes about $70.Image caption Carniva
Bolivia's colourful Oruro carnival
BBC News / Posted 3 days ago
between $40 and $46 (£28-£32), and the costumes about $70.Image caption Carnival workshops such as Berna Bordados abound in La Paz street Another key part of the carnival is the procession to the church of Virgen del Socavon (Our Lady of the... Read more
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BBC News
The three Rs: How Bolivia combats illiteracybe a teacher She lives with her husband and three-year-old son Josue next to R
The three Rs: How Bolivia combats illiteracy
BBC News / Posted 3 days ago
be a teacher She lives with her husband and three-year-old son Josue next to Rodriguez market, the largest food market in La Paz. Ms Guzman noticed that many of the women who spent long days working at the market could neither read nor write,... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
FBI: Report of Robert Fisher's arrest in La Paz County was 'false alarm'A tip authorities received Friday that Robert Fisher was arrested in La Paz Cou
FBI: Report of Robert Fisher's arrest in La Paz County was 'false alarm'
The Arizona Republic / Posted 4 days ago
A tip authorities received Friday that Robert Fisher was arrested in La Paz County turned out to be a false alarm, according to the FBI. The Arizona Department of Public Safety and La Paz County Sheriff's Office followed up on a tip that proved to... Read more
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The Border Mail
Cities with altitude: The world's best cities on mountainsinclude some of our most dramatic destinations. So take a deep breath and get r
Cities with altitude: The world's best cities on mountains
The Border Mail / Posted 4 days ago
include some of our most dramatic destinations. So take a deep breath and get ready to discover these vertical wonders. LA PAZ, BOLIVIA ALTITUDE: 3600 METRES The vibe: Leave your morning run off the itinerary while you are in La Paz: at this... Read more
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The Courier
Cities with altitude: The world's best cities on mountainsinclude some of our most dramatic destinations. So take a deep breath and get r
Cities with altitude: The world's best cities on mountains
The Courier / Posted 4 days ago
include some of our most dramatic destinations. So take a deep breath and get ready to discover these vertical wonders. LA PAZ, BOLIVIA ALTITUDE: 3600 METRES The vibe: Leave your morning run off the itinerary while you are in La Paz: at this... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Cities with altitude: The world's best cities on mountainsinclude some of our most dramatic destinations. So take a deep breath and get r
Cities with altitude: The world's best cities on mountains
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 4 days ago
include some of our most dramatic destinations. So take a deep breath and get ready to discover these vertical wonders. LA PAZ, BOLIVIA ALTITUDE: 3600 METRES The vibe: Leave your morning run off the itinerary while you are in La Paz: at this... Read more
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The Young Witness
Cities with altitude: The world's best cities on mountainsinclude some of our most dramatic destinations. So take a deep breath and get r
Cities with altitude: The world's best cities on mountains
The Young Witness / Posted 4 days ago
include some of our most dramatic destinations. So take a deep breath and get ready to discover these vertical wonders. LA PAZ, BOLIVIA ALTITUDE: 3600 METRES The vibe: Leave your morning run off the itinerary while you are in La Paz: at this... Read more
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Western Advocate
Cities with altitude: The world's best cities on mountainsinclude some of our most dramatic destinations. So take a deep breath and get r
Cities with altitude: The world's best cities on mountains
Western Advocate / Posted 4 days ago
include some of our most dramatic destinations. So take a deep breath and get ready to discover these vertical wonders. LA PAZ, BOLIVIA ALTITUDE: 3600 METRES The vibe: Leave your morning run off the itinerary while you are in La Paz: at this... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Cities with altitude: The world's best cities on mountainsinclude some of our most dramatic destinations. So take a deep breath and get r
Cities with altitude: The world's best cities on mountains
Kiama Independent / Posted 4 days ago
include some of our most dramatic destinations. So take a deep breath and get ready to discover these vertical wonders. LA PAZ, BOLIVIA ALTITUDE: 3600 METRES The vibe: Leave your morning run off the itinerary while you are in La Paz: at this... Read more
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Manning River Times
Cities with altitude: The world's best cities on mountainsinclude some of our most dramatic destinations. So take a deep breath and get r
Cities with altitude: The world's best cities on mountains
Manning River Times / Posted 4 days ago
include some of our most dramatic destinations. So take a deep breath and get ready to discover these vertical wonders. LA PAZ, BOLIVIA ALTITUDE: 3600 METRES The vibe: Leave your morning run off the itinerary while you are in La Paz: at this... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Cities with altitude: The world's best cities on mountainsinclude some of our most dramatic destinations. So take a deep breath and get r
Cities with altitude: The world's best cities on mountains
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 4 days ago
include some of our most dramatic destinations. So take a deep breath and get ready to discover these vertical wonders. LA PAZ, BOLIVIA ALTITUDE: 3600 METRES The vibe: Leave your morning run off the itinerary while you are in La Paz: at this... Read more
9 related stories
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The North West Star
Cities with altitude: The world's best cities on mountainsinclude some of our most dramatic destinations. So take a deep breath and get r
Cities with altitude: The world's best cities on mountains
The North West Star / Posted 4 days ago
include some of our most dramatic destinations. So take a deep breath and get ready to discover these vertical wonders. LA PAZ, BOLIVIA ALTITUDE: 3600 METRES The vibe: Leave your morning run off the itinerary while you are in La Paz: at this... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Cities with altitude: The world's best cities on mountainsinclude some of our most dramatic destinations. So take a deep breath and get r
Cities with altitude: The world's best cities on mountains
Daily Liberal / Posted 4 days ago
include some of our most dramatic destinations. So take a deep breath and get ready to discover these vertical wonders. LA PAZ, BOLIVIA ALTITUDE: 3600 METRES The vibe: Leave your morning run off the itinerary while you are in La Paz: at this... Read more
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Pasadena Star-News
How to help those impacted by the Blue Cut firethe following are accepting donations: • Red Cross, www.redcross.org, or call
How to help those impacted by the Blue Cut fire
Pasadena Star-News / Posted 5 days ago
the following are accepting donations: • Red Cross, www.redcross.org, or call 1-800-RED-CROSS • The Salvation Army, 14585 La Paz Drive in Victorville, is accepting water on weekdays from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. • LifeStream blood bank, 384 W. Orange... Read more
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Orange County Register
Where to go to donate to Blue Cut fire evacueesHigh Desert churches are still taking donations and plan to offer them to those
Where to go to donate to Blue Cut fire evacuees
Orange County Register / Posted 5 days ago
High Desert churches are still taking donations and plan to offer them to those displaced. The Salvation Army, 14585 La Paz Drive in Victorville, is accepting water on weekdays from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. And High Desert Church, 14545 Hook... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Philab to build P1.6-billion Nat’l Institute of Health(NIH) building in Manila. Engr. Hector Navasero, chairman and CEO of Philab In
Philab to build P1.6-billion Nat’l Institute of Health
Manila Bulletin / Posted 5 days ago
(NIH) building in Manila. Engr. Hector Navasero, chairman and CEO of Philab Industries, Inc., together with Dra. Eva De La Paz, executive director of NIH, and Dra. Carmencita Padilla, chancellor of UP Manila, broke ground recently to commence... Read more
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Business Insider
'The weather' is only a good excuse when it's not an excuseA cow rests in the water in the outskirts of flooded Trinidad some 500 km (310
'The weather' is only a good excuse when it's not an excuse
Business Insider / Posted 6 days ago
A cow rests in the water in the outskirts of flooded Trinidad some 500 km (310 miles) northeast of La Paz, February 13, 2008.Floods have forced thousands of people from their homes and killed at least 51 people nationwide since November, destroying... Read more
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Punto Central Luzon
Punto! Central Luzon -projects along the 94-kilometer Subic-Clark-Tarlac Expressway (SCTEx), from Tip
Punto! Central Luzon -
Punto Central Luzon / Posted 6 days ago
projects along the 94-kilometer Subic-Clark-Tarlac Expressway (SCTEx), from Tipo towards Subic Bay Freeport Zone up to La Paz, Tarlac which links to the Tarlac-Pangasinan-La Union Expressway (TPLEx). This year will cover the asphalting of... Read more
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Reuters
Bolivia opens 'anti-imperialist' military schoolsaid would teach an 'anti-imperialist' doctrine, in Warnes near Santa Cruz, Bol
Bolivia opens 'anti-imperialist' military school
Reuters / Posted 6 days ago
said would teach an 'anti-imperialist' doctrine, in Warnes near Santa Cruz, Bolivia, August 17, 2016. REUTERS/Stringer LA PAZ Bolivian President Evo Morales opened a military school on Wednesday which he said would teach an "anti-imperialist"... Read more
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Reuters
Bolivia opens 'anti-imperialist' military schoolBolivia's Independence Day, in Tarija, August 6, 2016. Freddy Zarco/Courtesy of
Bolivia opens 'anti-imperialist' military school
Reuters / Posted 6 days ago
Bolivia's Independence Day, in Tarija, August 6, 2016. Freddy Zarco/Courtesy of Bolivian Presidency/Handout via REUTERS LA PAZ Bolivian President Evo Morales opened a military school on Wednesday which he said would teach an "anti-imperialist"... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Bolivia opens 'anti-imperialist' military schoolLA PAZ: Bolivian President Evo Morales opened a military school on Wednesday wh
Bolivia opens 'anti-imperialist' military school
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 6 days ago
LA PAZ: Bolivian President Evo Morales opened a military school on Wednesday which he said would teach an "anti-imperialist" doctrine to counter U.S. policies "based on fear." "The United States created the School of the Americas to indoctrinate the... Read more
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The Age
The wonderful hats of Peru's weaving womenis kept in place by delicately woven sanq'apa straps adorned with white beads.
The wonderful hats of Peru's weaving women
The Age / Posted 6 days ago
is kept in place by delicately woven sanq'apa straps adorned with white beads. Across the border in Bolivia in the city of La Paz, the Aymara indigenous women – known as cholitas pacenas​ – have elevated what was once a "lower class" look into a... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
The wonderful hats of Peru's weaving womenis kept in place by delicately woven sanq'apa straps adorned with white beads.
The wonderful hats of Peru's weaving women
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 6 days ago
is kept in place by delicately woven sanq'apa straps adorned with white beads. Across the border in Bolivia in the city of La Paz, the Aymara indigenous women – known as cholitas pacenas​ – have elevated what was once a "lower class" look into a... Read more
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Canberra Times
The wonderful hats of Peru's weaving womenis kept in place by delicately woven sanq'apa straps adorned with white beads.
The wonderful hats of Peru's weaving women
Canberra Times / Posted 6 days ago
is kept in place by delicately woven sanq'apa straps adorned with white beads. Across the border in Bolivia in the city of La Paz, the Aymara indigenous women – known as cholitas pacenas​ – have elevated what was once a "lower class" look into a... Read more
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Christian Today
Bolvia: Thousands of Catholics smash rocks in hopes of good fortunewoman tries to break a rock with a sledge hammer as part of the celebration of
Bolvia: Thousands of Catholics smash rocks in hopes of good fortune
Christian Today / Posted 6 days ago
woman tries to break a rock with a sledge hammer as part of the celebration of the Virgin of Urkupina on the outskirts of La Paz. Every year, in the third week of August, Bolivian Catholics meet on the outskirts of La Paz, a cultural centre in... Read more
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EuroNews
Bolivia: Believers of the Virgin of Urkupina break rocks to ask for favours during a religious processionBolivian believers gathered on the outskirts of capital La Paz on Monday (Augus
Bolivia: Believers of the Virgin of Urkupina break rocks to ask for favours during a religious procession
EuroNews / Posted 7 days ago
Bolivian believers gathered on the outskirts of capital La Paz on Monday (August 15) to take part in an annual religious celebration including the breaking of river rocks to ask the Virgin of Urkupina to bless them with good fortune. Pilgrims... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Thousands of Bolivian Catholics break rocks to change fortunesREUTERS: Every year, on the third week of August, thousands of Bolivian Catholi
Thousands of Bolivian Catholics break rocks to change fortunes
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 7 days ago
REUTERS: Every year, on the third week of August, thousands of Bolivian Catholics gather on the outskirts of capital La Paz to take a swing at fortune by breaking rocks. The rite is performed to call for the blessing of the Virgin of... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Informaciones principales de The Associated Press- Cobertura del festival de la Virgen de Urkupina en Bolivia COPA SUDAMERICANA
Informaciones principales de The Associated Press
Brandon Sun / Posted 7 days ago
- Cobertura del festival de la Virgen de Urkupina en Bolivia COPA SUDAMERICANA DE FUTBOL - Bolívar vs U. Concepcion, en La Paz ------------------------------------ DEPORTES ------------------------------------ DEP-TEN ABIERTO DE EEUU-DEL... Read more
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FIFA
Arce: We need to get results while playing good footballto talk about this as a second chance,” continued El Chiqui, who was moved asid
Arce: We need to get results while playing good football
FIFA / Posted 9 days ago
to talk about this as a second chance,” continued El Chiqui, who was moved aside in June 2012 after a defeat to Bolivia in La Paz in Brazil 2014 qualifying, just 13 months and 12 matches after being handed the role to widespread acclaim. “We’re... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Twinkling with Ninfa Leonardiawho liked to do things her way. The pampered only child of landed parents, Fra
Twinkling with Ninfa Leonardia
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 9 days ago
who liked to do things her way. The pampered only child of landed parents, Francisco Lopez and the former Carolina de la Paz, there was nothing her doting parents could deny her. She was the one with the biggest allowance among us at school,... Read more
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Zamboanga Today
Lobregat bares P50-million worth of projects for D1District I. The beneficiary barangays for these projects are Barangay Upper Ca
Lobregat bares P50-million worth of projects for D1
Zamboanga Today / Posted 9 days ago
District I. The beneficiary barangays for these projects are Barangay Upper Calarian, Malagutay, Canelar, Kampung Islam, La Paz Pole Jutay, La Paz Pole Grande, Pasonanca, Pamucutan, Cawit, Baluno, Cabatangan, and Rio Hondo. In his proposed 2017... Read more
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Deseret News
You don�t have to spend a lot on souvenirs to still come home with memorieshave something to remember your trip by. There may even be quite the story atta
You don�t have to spend a lot on souvenirs to still come home with memories
Deseret News / Posted 9 days ago
have something to remember your trip by. There may even be quite the story attached. Bram Reusen, for example, wrote for La Paz that “while I would never ever spend money on obviously kitschy objects in my day-to-day life,” he loves buying... Read more
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News.com.au
‘Pablo Escobar took his own life’Escobar contributed to the building of more than 800 soccer fields. This photo
‘Pablo Escobar took his own life’
News.com.au / Posted 9 days ago
Escobar contributed to the building of more than 800 soccer fields. This photo was taken at the dedication of a field in La Paz. Picture: Supplied.Source:Supplied Juan Pablo Escobar says his father took his own life, but the drug kingpin’s last... Read more
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CBS News
Photos of the weekduring clashes with independent miners against Bolivia's President Evo Morales'
Photos of the week
CBS News / Posted 10 days ago
during clashes with independent miners against Bolivia's President Evo Morales' government policies in Mantecani near La Paz, Bolivia on August 11, 2016. A zoo worker feeds five newborn white lion cubs in a private zoo in the village of... Read more
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News.com.au
I quit my high-paying job to see the world. But was it worth it?Gary BurchettSource:Supplied After researching suitable schools in the region
I quit my high-paying job to see the world. But was it worth it?
News.com.au / Posted 12 days ago
Gary BurchettSource:Supplied After researching suitable schools in the region we eventually settled on and applied to La Paz Community School in Costa Rica and were informed in May that our application was successful. A bilingual school with... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Good for You: Nightingale Network names grant finaliststhat create long-term social change for women and/or girls in Hamilton County.
Good for You: Nightingale Network names grant finalists
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 12 days ago
that create long-term social change for women and/or girls in Hamilton County. Finalists are: A Step Ahead Foundation, La Paz Chattanooga, Partnership for Families, Children and Adults, and Tech Town Foundation. The grant winner is selected by... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
5 Things to Know in Florida for Aug. 12found 59-year-old Mario Fernandez suffering from multiple gunshot wounds to his
5 Things to Know in Florida for Aug. 12
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 12 days ago
found 59-year-old Mario Fernandez suffering from multiple gunshot wounds to his upper extremities and 56-year-old Ivan de la Paz suffering from what appeared to be a self-inflicted gunshot wound to the face. BICYCLIST DROWNS WHILE TRYING TO... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Miami airport shooting was murder-suicidefound 59-year-old Mario Fernandez suffering from multiple gunshot wounds to his
Miami airport shooting was murder-suicide
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 12 days ago
found 59-year-old Mario Fernandez suffering from multiple gunshot wounds to his upper extremities and 56-year-old Ivan de la Paz suffering from what appeared to be a self-inflicted gunshot wound to the face. Both men were pronounced dead at... Read more
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Radio Angulo
Colombian Documentary on Fide and Garcia Marquez Premieredentrañable'' (Gabo and Fidel, a Close Friendship), by Colombian Lisandro Duque,
Colombian Documentary on Fide and Garcia Marquez Premiered
Radio Angulo / Posted 12 days ago
entrañable'' (Gabo and Fidel, a Close Friendship), by Colombian Lisandro Duque, was premiered in the Bolivian city of La Paz, as part of the tribute to the historical leader of the Cuban Revolution for his 90th birthday, next August 13. The... Read more
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Reuters
Terror in the dark: Honduran land rights activist fears for her children but vows to fight onby the Inter American Commission on Human Rights (IACHR). Romero, a member of
Terror in the dark: Honduran land rights activist fears for her children but vows to fight on
Reuters / Posted 13 days ago
by the Inter American Commission on Human Rights (IACHR). Romero, a member of the Lenca Indigenous Movement of La Paz (MILPAH), knows only too well the terrible fate of some of her fellow defenders but says the attacks have bolstered... Read more
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FOX News
This Sumptuous Underground L.A. Mansion Is No Prepper Palacedesire Blazevich is a seafood magnate, and his fiance, Alexandra McLeod, gradu
This Sumptuous Underground L.A. Mansion Is No Prepper Palace
FOX News / Posted 14 days ago
desire Blazevich is a seafood magnate, and his fiance, Alexandra McLeod, graduated from Le Cordon Bleu. So Hacienda de la Paz is equipped with four kitchens and two kitchenettes; several outdoor food prep spaces, one with a pizza oven;... Read more
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Rappler
Rainy day food: 7 delicious eats to warm you uphas several varieties of ramen like the Iekei (P350) and Kara Miso (P370) – plu
Rainy day food: 7 delicious eats to warm you up
Rappler / Posted 15 days ago
has several varieties of ramen like the Iekei (P350) and Kara Miso (P370) – plus Filipino inspired ones like the La Paz (P370). Kara Miso (P370). Photo by Wyatt Ong/Rappler If you can't slurp everything though, Oyasumi can turn your... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Top Storieswho gave themselves up at Camp Crame yesterday. Chief Supt. Conrado Capa, NIR
Top Stories
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 15 days ago
who gave themselves up at Camp Crame yesterday. Chief Supt. Conrado Capa, NIR police director, said Senior Supt. Ricardo dela Paz and Senior Supt. Ruperto Floro reported to Camp Crame yesterday. Among those named by Duterte Sunday were... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
Top StoriesFriends and colleagues of Senior Supt. Ricardo de la Paz, Police Regional Offic
Top Stories
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 15 days ago
Friends and colleagues of Senior Supt. Ricardo de la Paz, Police Regional Office 18 directorial staff officer-in-charge , yesterday came to his rescue, after President Rodrigo Duterte linked him to the illegal drug trade. Senior Supt. Mariano... Read more
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