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Philboxing
PACQUIAO MULLS RUNNING AS INDEPENDENT SENATOR"Kino-consider din niya na maging independent senatorial candidate kasi mabuti
PACQUIAO MULLS RUNNING AS INDEPENDENT SENATOR
Philboxing / Posted yesterday
"Kino-consider din niya na maging independent senatorial candidate kasi mabuti yung ganoon walang magtampo sa kanya na mga presidentiables (He is considering in becoming an independent senatorial candidate because it would not in a way upset any of... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Ormoc treasurer hesitant on proposed tax breaks for new investments ORMOC CITY, Leyte — Officials here aired their apprehension on the tax breaks
Ormoc treasurer hesitant on proposed tax breaks for new investments
Manila Bulletin / Posted 2 days ago
ORMOC CITY, Leyte — Officials here aired their apprehension on the tax breaks being proposed for investors in the Local Investment Incentives Code on fears that this might hamper... Read more
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Sun Star
4 rescued from sank boat off DanaoA MOTORBANCA bound for Camotes sank off the coast of Danao City yesterday noon.
4 rescued from sank boat off Danao
Sun Star / Posted 2 days ago
A MOTORBANCA bound for Camotes sank off the coast of Danao City yesterday noon. Luckily, its four passengers-Japanese nationals Keisuke Ichikawa, 31; Yuta Tamaka, 26; Konomi Yamauchi, 30; and a 23-year-old Cebuana (who refused to identify herself)... Read more
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The Visayan Daily Star
SportsBoxing promoter Sammy Gello-ani and former world light flyweight champion John
Sports
The Visayan Daily Star / Posted 4 days ago
Boxing promoter Sammy Gello-ani and former world light flyweight champion John Riel Casimero are facing a P1.2-million damage suit for breach of contract filed by a Cebu-based boxing manager. According to a news report, Omega Boxing Stable's Pio... Read more
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Philboxing
Gello-ani, Casimero sued for P1.2M by managerAccording to a news report by Cebu Daily News, Omega Boxing Stable�s Pio Castil
Gello-ani, Casimero sued for P1.2M by manager
Philboxing / Posted 6 days ago
According to a news report by Cebu Daily News, Omega Boxing Stable�s Pio Castillo Jr. who managed Casimero for several years, had asked the Regional Trial Court in Cebu to order the boxer to comply with his obligations under the contract and avoid... Read more
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Inquirier.net
19 vessels suspend trips to Bohol, Leyte; 867 passengers strandedCEBU CITY—At least 867 passengers were affected on Saturday when smaller vessel
19 vessels suspend trips to Bohol, Leyte; 867 passengers stranded
Inquirier.net / Posted 8 days ago
CEBU CITY—At least 867 passengers were affected on Saturday when smaller vessels suspended their trips to Bohol and Leyte due to rough seas. While there was no gale warning issued for Central Visayas, Cebu Coast Guard Station commander Weniel Azcuna... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Burned ship towed back to Cebu from Ormoc The burned MV Wonderful Stars of Roble Shipping Lines was towed back to Cebu
Burned ship towed back to Cebu from Ormoc
Manila Bulletin / Posted 11 days ago
The burned MV Wonderful Stars of Roble Shipping Lines was towed back to Cebu City, its port of origin, from Ormoc City yesterday evening (August 18), an official of the Bureau of Fire Protection (BFP)... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Owner of burnt ferry fears oil spill in OrmocORMOC CITY, Philippines – The owner of the M/V Wonderful Stars ferry, which cau
Owner of burnt ferry fears oil spill in Ormoc
Pilipino Star / Posted 14 days ago
ORMOC CITY, Philippines – The owner of the M/V Wonderful Stars ferry, which caught fire minutes after docking here Saturday, has asked the Bureau of Fire Protection for permission to tow the ship back to Cebu City. Roble Shipping Lines officials... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Palace seeks swift probe into ferry fire in Ormoc Malacañang is seeking a swift and thorough probe into the fire mishap involvi
Palace seeks swift probe into ferry fire in Ormoc
Manila Bulletin / Posted 14 days ago
Malacañang is seeking a swift and thorough probe into the fire mishap involving a passenger vessel in Ormoc, Leyte to prevent a repeat of the incident. Presidential Communications Operations... Read more
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Asian Correspondent
Fire engulfs Philippine ship with 544; only 2 minor injuries"Social Buzz": the number of times this article has been shared across major so
Fire engulfs Philippine ship with 544; only 2 minor injuries
Asian Correspondent / Posted 14 days ago
"Social Buzz": the number of times this article has been shared across major social media networks MANILA, Philippines (AP) — An inter-island ferry has caught fire in the central Philippines while it was docked and officials say all 544 passengers... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
August 15, 2015Mourners comfort each other during funeral services for Christian Taylor, 19, a
August 15, 2015
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 14 days ago
Mourners comfort each other during funeral services for Christian Taylor, 19, at the Koinonia Christian Church in Arlington, Texas, Saturday, Aug. 15, 2015. The black college football player was fatally shot by a North Texas police officer answering... Read more
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The News & Observer
The Day's Best Photos | 08.15.15 | News & Observer With the Washington Monument in the background, me
The Day's Best Photos |
The News & Observer / Posted 14 days ago
08.15.15 | News & Observer With the Washington Monument in the background, members of the U.S. Air Force Honor Guard participate in a burial service for retired Air Force Chief Master Sgt. James C. Binnicker at Arlington... Read more
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Inquirier.net
2 crew hurt, 542 others safe in Ormoc ferry fireAugust 16th, 2015 06:15 AM ORMOC CITY, Philippines—Two crewmembers were hurt w
2 crew hurt, 542 others safe in Ormoc ferry fire
Inquirier.net / Posted 15 days ago
August 16th, 2015 06:15 AM ORMOC CITY, Philippines—Two crewmembers were hurt when a two-story passenger ferry caught fire shortly after docking at the pier here early on Saturday. All the 544 passengers were safe, except for the two crewmembers,... Read more
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Sun Star
All 606 passengers survive ferry blaze in OrmocPHILIPPINE Coast Guard (PCG) authorities are trying to figure out what caused t
All 606 passengers survive ferry blaze in Ormoc
Sun Star / Posted 15 days ago
PHILIPPINE Coast Guard (PCG) authorities are trying to figure out what caused the fire that hit the M/V Wonderful Stars at the port of Ormoc early Saturday morning, which injured two officers. More than 600 persons aboard the ferry survived,... Read more
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Pilipino Star
2 hurt as fire engulfs ferry at Ormoc portORMOC CITY, Philippines – A two-story ferry with 542 passengers caught fire sev
2 hurt as fire engulfs ferry at Ormoc port
Pilipino Star / Posted 15 days ago
ORMOC CITY, Philippines – A two-story ferry with 542 passengers caught fire several minutes after docking here yesterday, sending several passengers jumping overboard and clambering down the roof deck to escape black smoke. Officials said all... Read more
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The Manila Times
Passenger ship catches fire after dockingAugust 15, 2015 9:08 pm Ormoc City, Leyte: A passenger ship owned by the Roble
Passenger ship catches fire after docking
The Manila Times / Posted 15 days ago
August 15, 2015 9:08 pm Ormoc City, Leyte: A passenger ship owned by the Roble Shipping Lines caught fire minutes after docking at the Ormoc Port on Saturday morning. Ormoc Coast Guard Station Cmdr. Giovanni... Read more
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Honolulu Star-Advertiser
Fire engulfs Philippine ship with 544; only 2 minor injuriesBlack smoke rises from the burning MV Wonderful Stars ferry which caught fire a
Fire engulfs Philippine ship with 544; only 2 minor injuries
Honolulu Star-Advertiser / Posted 15 days ago
Black smoke rises from the burning MV Wonderful Stars ferry which caught fire at the port in Ormoc city in central Philippines early Saturday. MANILA » A two-story ferry with 544 passengers caught fire after docking in the central Philippines on... Read more
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Pilipino Star
3 crewmen hurt in Ormoc ship fireMANILA, Philippines - Three crew members of a passenger ship were hurt on Satur
3 crewmen hurt in Ormoc ship fire
Pilipino Star / Posted 15 days ago
MANILA, Philippines - Three crew members of a passenger ship were hurt on Saturday after a fire broke out inside the vessel after docking at a port in Ormoc City, Leyte. Capt. William Isaga, Philippine Coast Guard District-Eastern Visayas commander,... Read more
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Coconuts Manila
Ship catches fire at Ormoc City portGot a tip? Send it to us at manila@coconuts.co. Fire broke out on a passenger s
Ship catches fire at Ormoc City port
Coconuts Manila / Posted 15 days ago
Got a tip? Send it to us at manila@coconuts.co. Fire broke out on a passenger ship docked at the Ormoc City port in Leyte early Sat morning, Aug 15. The MV Wonderful Stars of the Roble Shipping Lines carrying 544 passengers docked at the port around... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
Fire engulfs Philippine ship with 544; only 2 minor injuriesA fireman trains his hose at the burning MV Wonderful Stars ferry which caught
Fire engulfs Philippine ship with 544; only 2 minor injuries
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 15 days ago
A fireman trains his hose at the burning MV Wonderful Stars ferry which caught fire at the port in Ormoc city in central Philippines early Saturday, Aug. 15, 2015. The inter-island ferry caught fire while it was docked and officials say all... Read more
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ABS-CBNNEWS.com
Ship catches fire at Ormoc portPhoto courtesy of Glenn Vergara MANILA - Fire broke out on a passenger ship do
Ship catches fire at Ormoc port
ABS-CBNNEWS.com / Posted 15 days ago
Photo courtesy of Glenn Vergara MANILA - Fire broke out on a passenger ship docked at the Ormoc City port in Leyte early Saturday morning. The MV Wonderful Stars of the Roble Shipping Lines carrying 544 passengers docked at the port around 3:50... Read more
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Houston Chronicle
Fire engulfs Philippine ship with 544; only 2 minor injuriesA fireman trains his hose at the burning MV Wonderful Stars ferry which caught
Fire engulfs Philippine ship with 544; only 2 minor injuries
Houston Chronicle / Posted 15 days ago
A fireman trains his hose at the burning MV Wonderful Stars ferry which caught fire at the port in Ormoc city in central Philippines early Saturday, Aug. 15, 2015. The inter-island ferry caught fire while it was docked and officials say all... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
Fire engulfs ship with 544; only 2 minor injuries An inter-island ferry has caught fire in central Philippines while it was doc
Fire engulfs ship with 544; only 2 minor injuries
Manila Bulletin / Posted 15 days ago
An inter-island ferry has caught fire in central Philippines while it was docked and officials say all 544 passengers have been safely evacuated. Video footage shows men jumping into the water or... Read more
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New Jersey Herald
Fire engulfs Philippine ship with 544; only 2 minor injuriesMANILA, Philippines (AP) - An inter-island ferry has caught fire in the central
Fire engulfs Philippine ship with 544; only 2 minor injuries
New Jersey Herald / Posted 15 days ago
MANILA, Philippines (AP) - An inter-island ferry has caught fire in the central Philippines while it was docked and officials say all 544 passengers have been safely evacuated. Video footage shows men jumping into the water or clambering down the MV... Read more
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Pilipino Star
Fire razes docked ship in Ormoc CityMANILA, Philippines - Fire broke out Saturday early morning in docked passenger
Fire razes docked ship in Ormoc City
Pilipino Star / Posted 15 days ago
MANILA, Philippines - Fire broke out Saturday early morning in docked passenger ship in Ormoc City, Leyte. Initial reports said that fire on the MV Wonderful Stars happened around 4:20 a.m. No one among more than 500 passengers of the ship, owned... Read more
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ABS-CBNNEWS.com
PCG men in Nirvana sinking snub hearingORMOC CITY, Philippines – The two Philippine Coast Guard personnel who cleared
PCG men in Nirvana sinking snub hearing
ABS-CBNNEWS.com / Posted 21 days ago
ORMOC CITY, Philippines – The two Philippine Coast Guard personnel who cleared the MB Kim Nirvana for sailing on July 2 did not show up during a clarificatory hearing called by the city prosecutor’s office here last Friday. The passenger vessel sunk... Read more
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Philboxing
SALOGAOL SCORES SMASHING THIRD ROUND TKO TO RETAIN PBF BANTAMWEIGHT TITLEIn the chief supporting bout, Jerry Castroverde of Omega boxing club scored a h
SALOGAOL SCORES SMASHING THIRD ROUND TKO TO RETAIN PBF BANTAMWEIGHT TITLE
Philboxing / Posted 22 days ago
In the chief supporting bout, Jerry Castroverde of Omega boxing club scored a highly controversial split decision win against Jun Ryan Quimbo of Compostela, Cebu after eight tightly contested rounds. Castroverde started the first minute of the bout... Read more
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Sun Star
CPPO director orders 2 units to solve caseTWO units in the Cebu Provincial Police Office (CPPO) are pooling their resourc
CPPO director orders 2 units to solve case
Sun Star / Posted 23 days ago
TWO units in the Cebu Provincial Police Office (CPPO) are pooling their resources to arrest those behind the killing last Thursday of a businesswoman and her driver. Senior Supt. Noel Gillamac, CPPO director, ordered the Provincial Intelligence... Read more
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Sun Star
Ambush claims 2TWO persons, including a former police asset, were killed in an ambush by unide
Ambush claims 2
Sun Star / Posted 24 days ago
TWO persons, including a former police asset, were killed in an ambush by unidentified men in Barangay Lawaan 1, Talisay City yesterday morning. A third companion, a businesswoman seated at the back, survived and is being treated in a private... Read more
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Inquirier.net
2 killed, 1 hurt in Cebu ambushCEBU CITY—Two persons were killed while another was wounded in a midmorning amb
2 killed, 1 hurt in Cebu ambush
Inquirier.net / Posted 24 days ago
CEBU CITY—Two persons were killed while another was wounded in a midmorning ambush on the busy street of N. Bacalso Avenue, Barangay Lawaan 1, Talisay City, 12 km south of here. Fritz Richard Cobong, 45, of Cebu City and Lorna Lapinid, 53, of... Read more
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Sun Star
2 killed, 1 hurt in Talisay City ambushTWO persons, including a former police asset, were killed while another was hur
2 killed, 1 hurt in Talisay City ambush
Sun Star / Posted 24 days ago
TWO persons, including a former police asset, were killed while another was hurt in an ambush in Barangay Lawaan 1, Talisay City, Cebu this morning, August 6. Fritz Cobong, 45, a hired driver, was driving a green car with Lorna and Maria Luisa... Read more
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ABS-CBNNEWS.com
Thousands of passengers stranded in Cebu due to 'Hanna'CEBU - Thousands of passengers were stranded as the Philippine Coast Guard canc
Thousands of passengers stranded in Cebu due to 'Hanna'
ABS-CBNNEWS.com / Posted 24 days ago
CEBU - Thousands of passengers were stranded as the Philippine Coast Guard cancelled trips of fast crafts and small vessels in different ports of Cebu due to the effects of typhoon ''Hanna.'' The province of Cebu is celebrating its 446th Charter Day... Read more
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Sun Star
2 ‘fratmen’ tagged in drive-by killing in 2007 convictedTWO members of the Alpha Kappa Rho (Akrho) fraternity could face jail term of b
2 ‘fratmen’ tagged in drive-by killing in 2007 convicted
Sun Star / Posted a month ago
TWO members of the Alpha Kappa Rho (Akrho) fraternity could face jail term of between 20 to 40 years for their involvement in the drive-by shooting that killed one person and injured two others in 2007. Regional Trial Court Judge Soliver Peras found... Read more

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