Rey Langit files candidacy for senator

  MANILA, Philippines --- Broadcaster Rey Langit on Friday filed his certificate of candidacy for senator in the upcoming 2022 elections. Langit filed his COC at the Harbor Garden Tent of the Sofitel Hotel in Pasay City to formalize his bid. Langit on Thursday took his oath as a member of the PDP-Laban wing led by Energy Secretary Alfonso Cusi.   /MUF...

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Dalang suwerte ng baby
Maganda o masama po ba ang panaginip kapag tungkol sa bagong silang na sanggol? Nanaginip kasi ang kuya ko nun. Eh wala pa naman siyang asawa o girlfriend ngayon. Sa panaginip niya raw eh may katabi siyang baby sa kama nung una natutulog lang tapos nagising at umiyak. Parang ‘pag sa babae kasi ‘di ba masaya siya o maganda meaning pero paano kung lalaki nanaginip? Anong ibig sabihin? Tnx. The post Dalang suwerte ng baby first appeared on Abante.
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John Lloyd Cruz, Elias’ Video Attending A Wedding Together Goes Viral
Here’s Video of John Lloyd Cruz Guiding His Son Elias Down The Aisle JOHN LLOYD CRUZ – Photos and videos of John Lloyd Cruz attending a wedding with his son Elias Modesto surfaced online. John Lloyd Cruz is considered one of the most acclaimed actors in the Philippines. He recently transferred to the GMA network. […] The post John Lloyd Cruz, Elias’ Video Attending A Wedding Together Goes Viral appeared first on Philippine News.
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SM Supermalls opens Pediatric Vaccination Center in Mandaluyong
Phase 2 of A3.1 vaccination program starts rolling out in 17 more locations in PH SM SUPERMALLS – When the news broke out that children with comorbidities can get vaccinated, Paul Vincent Lim immediately registered his son for vaccination. As early as 9AM, Lim and his 15-year old son were already at the SM Megamall […] The post SM Supermalls opens Pediatric Vaccination Center in Mandaluyong appeared first on Philippine News.
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Grizzlies win 2nd straight to open season, send Clippers to 0-2
Ja Morant took his high-flying act on the road, as the visiting Memphis Grizzlies ran past the host Los Angeles Clippers 120-114 on Saturday night. Morant finished with 28 points and eight assists as the Grizzlies improved to 2-0 this season. The Clippers dropped to 0-2 in losing their home opener. https://twitter.com/NBA/status/1452152877171027970?s=20 De'Anthony Melton added 22 points and seven rebounds, while Jaren Jackson Jr. contributed 21 points and seven rebounds. Steven Adams posted 17 points and nine board. All five starters finished in double figures for the Grizzlies, rounded out by 19 points from Desmond Bane. Paul George paced the Clippers with game highs ...Keep on reading: Grizzlies win 2nd straight to open season, send Clippers to 0-2
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SB19 all set for 3rd anniversary concert in November
SB19 is about to celebrate its third anniversary this November, and they will be marking the occasion with the two-day virtual concert "Our Zone." The five-member P-pop group will be streaming its concert live via KTX on Nov. 27 and 28, as stated on their official Twitter page today, Oct. 24. Tickets for "Our Zone" will be available on KTX and SB19's official site tomorrow, Oct. 25. https://twitter.com/SB19Official/status/1451941606228041728 https://twitter.com/SB19Official/status/1451955637449986051 "Our Zone" is among the surprises SB19 has for its fans, the A'TIN, over the next few weeks. It teased upcoming releases through a checklist on its Twitter page last Wedne...Keep on reading: SB19 all set for 3rd anniversary concert in November
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‘Sobrang nagulat’: Robredo thanks ‘wholehearted’ people’s campaign, local execs’ support
MANILA, Philippines --- Vice President Leni Robredo said she was shocked by the overwhelming people's campaign and the local executives who expressed support for her. On Saturday, "kakampinks" --- the nickname of Robredo's supporters --- held motorcades in 25 cities and provinces across the country in support of Robredo. "Actually, sobrang nagulat kami kahapon. Kasi akala ko hindi gano'n kalaki kasi 'di ba before nung kahapon, ang dami nang mga iba-ibang lugar na hiwa-hiwalay gumagawa na rin ng kanilang caravan at successful din. So, iniisip ko kasi nagawa na nung iba baka kaunti na lang 'yung mag-participate nung kahapon. Pero nagulat kami kasi from north to south talaga 'yung...Keep on reading: ‘Sobrang nagulat’: Robredo thanks ‘wholehearted’ people’s campaign, local execs’ support
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Mexico hunts for missing children of ‘Dirty War’
    MEXICO CITY -- Decades after his sister disappeared during the political repression of Mexico's "Dirty War," Roberto Martinez hopes to finally meet the child he believes she gave birth to while held captive. The creation of a government commission to search for at least 14 children thought to have been born to alleged victims of forced disappearance has given relatives newfound optimism. The alleged perpetrators were now-defunct police and military groups accused of serious human rights violations. Martinez's sister Lourdes was detained at the age of 23 in Culiacan in northwest Mexico in 1974, during a dark chapter in Mexican history. She was a member ...Keep on reading: Mexico hunts for missing children of ‘Dirty War’
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Wes Anderson turns his unique eye on France
The master of ultra-ironic hipster filmmaking, Wes Anderson, doubles down on his one-of-a-kind style with the release this week in the United States of "The French Dispatch," an ode to journalists and his adopted country. The Texan director's latest film crams in some major star power, with Timothee Chalamet and Benicio del Toro joining Anderson regulars such as Owen Wilson, Tilda Swinton, and of course, Bill Murray. Based around a group of U.S. magazine writers in the fictional French town of Ennui-sur-Blase, it takes the unique style he has built through films like "The Grand Budapest Hotel," "Fantastic Mr Fox" and "The Royal Tenenbaums" to even more surreal limits. Anders...Keep on reading: Wes Anderson turns his unique eye on France
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Verstappen edges Hamilton for US Grand Prix pole in front of 120,000 fans
Max Verstappen in a Red Bull stormed to pole position for the US Grand Prix on Saturday, edging out title rival and Mercedes' world champion Lewis Hamilton in front of an estimated crowd of 120,000 people. Verstappen, who leads Hamilton by six points in the championship race, claimed his ninth pole of 2021 with a time of 1min 32.910sec, just two tenths faster than the British driver. https://twitter.com/F1/status/1452037602417197060?s=20 Sergio Perez, in the second Red Bull, was third, only 0.15sec behind Hamilton. Valtteri Bottas, in the other Mercedes, was fourth quickest, but will drop to ninth on the gird for Sunday's race after changing his engine. "In Q3 my first...Keep on reading: Verstappen edges Hamilton for US Grand Prix pole in front of 120,000 fans
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Bangkok bars battle to beat booze ban battering
    BANGKOK -- As gin bottles gather dust, a Bangkok bar owner is trying to keep his joint going through a Covid booze ban with fruity mocktails seasoned with kratom, a recently decriminalized tropical herb. The Thai capital's once-legendary nightlife has been hammered by a seven-month ban on alcohol service imposed to curb the coronavirus, leaving pub and bar owners with a major headache. Thailand has registered around 1.7 million infections, the lion's share since April when the government called last orders after an outbreak traced to a cluster of high-end nightclubs. With no government support, bar owners have been left with the choice of struggling to su...Keep on reading: Bangkok bars battle to beat booze ban battering
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CJ McCollum, Blazers get jump on Suns in rout
CJ McCollum scored 28 points, including six 3-pointers, and the host Portland Trail Blazers cruised past the Phoenix Suns 134-105. McCollum scored the first five points of a 10-0 run to start the second quarter, with Norman Powell netting the next five, and the Blazers built a lead that stayed in double digits for the rest of the night. https://twitter.com/trailblazers/status/1452148294604361734?s=20 Every Trail Blazers player scored, and five reached double digits. Powell started hot en route to his 16 points, Damian Lillard scored 19 points to go with eight assists, and Anfernee Simons came off the bench to knock down four 3-pointers and finished with 18 points. Portlan...Keep on reading: CJ McCollum, Blazers get jump on Suns in rout
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Kosovo expels two Russian diplomats citing ‘national security’
  PRISTINA -- Two Russian diplomats left Kosovo on Saturday after Pristina alleged they had endangered national security, a move Moscow labelled a gross provocation, state-run television reported. The foreign ministry declared the pair persona non grata on the orders of Kosovo President Vjosa Osmani "because of harmful activities that risk endangering national security", she said on Friday. Kosovo institutions are "determined to fight the malignant influence of the Russian Federation and its proxies in the region," she tweeted. Russia's foreign ministry on Saturday called the move a "gross anti-Russian provocation" directed "against Russia and its constructive role i...Keep on reading: Kosovo expels two Russian diplomats citing ‘national security’
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DOH, WHO: Have kids vaccinated vs polio, other preventable diseases
  MANILA, Philippines --- Parents must have their children immunized against preventable diseases, the Department of Health (DOH), World Health Organization (WHO), the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF), and the Rotary International stresse during World Polio Day on Sunday. "While we have successfully eradicated polio, we have to ensure that there will never be an outbreak again and it begins with vaccination," Health Secretary Francisco Duque III said in a statement. Polio is a "highly infectious, crippling, and sometimes fatal disease" that could be prevented through vaccination. "We call on the parents to ensure that your child gets their routine immuniza...Keep on reading: DOH, WHO: Have kids vaccinated vs polio, other preventable diseases
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Under Israel’s blockade, Gaza’s fishermen struggle for a catch
GAZA CITY -- Crashing through the Mediterranean's waves at sunset, Palestinian fisherman Mohammed al-Nahal leads a convoy of rickety boats out for another risky night under the Israeli blockade of the Gaza Strip. Forced to stay close to shore due to Israeli restrictions on powerful engines, the men complain they must seek a catch from overfished shallow waters with declining stocks. "If we catch 200 kilos (450 pounds) of sardines, that would be great," Nahal says. "But we can also come back empty-handed." High prices of fuel in the enclave means that fishing operating costs are crippling, making them stay closer inshore. "The further we go, the more we pay for fuel withou...Keep on reading: Under Israel’s blockade, Gaza’s fishermen struggle for a catch
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PHOTOS: Carla Abellana, Tom Rodriguez’s Breathtaking Wedding Reception
Breathtaking Wedding Reception Photos of Carla Abellana, Tom Rodriguez Goes Viral CARLA ABELLANA – The online community got amazed by the photos from Carla Abellana and Tom Rodriguez’s wedding, particularly from the reception venue. Filipino actor Tom Rodriguez proposed to Kapuso actress Carla Abellana in October last year after being together since 2014. Carla and […] The post PHOTOS: Carla Abellana, Tom Rodriguez’s Breathtaking Wedding Reception appeared first on Philippine News.
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Cargo ship on fire, spewing toxic gas off Canada’s Pacific coast–officials
    WASHINGTON -- A container ship has caught fire and is expelling toxic gas off Canada's Pacific coast, authorities said Saturday. The Zim Kingston ship had been bound for Vancouver when the flames erupted, with the fire reported to the coast guard at around 11 pm local time, CBC News reported. "The ship is on fire and expelling toxic gas," the Canadian Coast Guard said in a statement on its website, adding that the vessel remains anchored off the coast of British Columbia. "An emergency zone has been established at Constance Bank within 1 mile of the anchored container ship Zim Kingston," the agency said. It is unclear what caused the blaze. The coas...Keep on reading: Cargo ship on fire, spewing toxic gas off Canada’s Pacific coast–officials
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Bulls defeat Pistons in defensive struggle for 3-0 start
An overwhelming defensive effort powered the host Chicago Bulls to their first 3-0 start in five years after a 97-82 win over the Detroit Pistons on Saturday. The Bulls held the Pistons to just 15 points in the second quarter, then 11 in the third, to build a commanding lead despite enduring their own shooting woes. Chicago shot just 35-of-84 (41.7 percent) from the floor, including 6-of-18 from Zach LaVine on a 14-point night. LaVine scored a combined 66 points in the Bulls' two previous games, including 34 in Wednesday's season-opening win over Detroit. Chicago compensated for the quiet night from its star scorer with a balanced performance. Six Bulls scored in double figu...Keep on reading: Bulls defeat Pistons in defensive struggle for 3-0 start
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EU assists Itogon civil society orgs, barangay execs to lessen vulnerability to disasters
MANILA, Philippines --- The European Union (EU) has assisted civil society groups and barangay officials in Itogon, Benguet to lessen their vulnerability to risks and disasters. "It is better to be prepared and pro-active rather than being reactive," EU Ambassador Luc Vron said in a statement on Sunday. "It is our goal to assist civil society organisations and barangay officials so that they can have a voice in disaster and climate risk governance," he added. During his visit to Itogon, Vron stressed the importance of building "sustainable and resilient communities." Vron turned over disaster and climate risk modules and early warning kits, which note the needs of people with...Keep on reading: EU assists Itogon civil society orgs, barangay execs to lessen vulnerability to disasters
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Khris Middleton hits 28, Bucks beat Spurs
Khris Middleton scored 28 points as the visiting Milwaukee Bucks played their best in the final quarter on the way to a 121-111 win over the weary San Antonio Spurs on Saturday. All five Milwaukee starters scored in double figures. The Bucks used a four-point play by Middleton and a four-point possession after a clear path foul by the Spurs at the 8:30 mark of the fourth quarter to build a 101-91 lead. San Antonio never made a serious run the rest of the way. https://twitter.com/Bucks/status/1452127959251406848?s=20 The game was the second of a road-home back-to-back for the Spurs, who flew back to the Alamo City early Saturday morning after a loss in Denver on Friday. ...Keep on reading: Khris Middleton hits 28, Bucks beat Spurs
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Obama fires up Virginia crowd for governor’s race he calls a US ‘turning point’
    RICHMOND, Virginia -- Former U.S. President Barack Obama urged Virginians to re-elect Terry McAuliffe as governor at a rally on Saturday, emphasizing the race's significance as an indicator of the country's political direction and a reflection of its values. Obama and McAuliffe, who served as the state's governor from 2014 to 2018, spoke before a cheering crowd at Virginia Commonwealth University in Richmond with just 10 days to go before the closely watched, tight Nov. 2 election. The off-year race is seen as a barometer of how the country might decide the 2022 midterm elections, which will decide which party controls Congress, and a referendum on Democrat ...Keep on reading: Obama fires up Virginia crowd for governor’s race he calls a US ‘turning point’
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Picasso artworks in Las Vegas fetch more than $100 million
  Eleven Picasso paintings and other works that helped turn Las Vegas into an unlikely destination for art were sold at auction on Saturday for more than $100 million. The Sotheby's auction was held at the Bellagio hotel in Las Vegas, where the works had been on display for years, and took place two days before the 140th birthday of the Spanish artist on Oct. 25. Five of the paintings had hung on the walls of the Bellagio's fine dining restaurant, Picasso. The restaurant will continue to display 12 other Picasso works. The highest price was fetched by the 1938 painting "Femme au beret rouge-orange" of Picasso's lover and muse Marie-Therese Walter, which sold for $40....Keep on reading: Picasso artworks in Las Vegas fetch more than $100 million
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Rick Carlisle gets first win as Pacers douse Heat in OT
Rookie Chris Duarte turned a foul on a 3-point shot into three critical free throws in overtime Saturday night as the Indiana Pacers gave coach Rick Carlisle his first win at his new job with a 102-91 victory over the visiting Miami Heat. After losing a pair of one-point games on the road, including one in overtime at Washington on Friday on the front end of a back-to-back, the Pacers had enough energy to outscore Miami 16-5 over the five extra minutes to break into the win column. Oshae Brissett's follow shot at the 3:48 mark of overtime gave the Pacers a lead they never relinquished. Malcolm Brogdon doubled the advantage with two free throws, after which Duarte buried his ...Keep on reading: Rick Carlisle gets first win as Pacers douse Heat in OT
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Uzbek leader expected to secure second term in office
  TASHKENT -- Uzbekistan votes in a presidential election on Sunday in which incumbent President Shavkat Mirziyoyev faces no genuine opposition and is almost certain to win a second term. Mirziyoyev's predicted victory will allow him to deepen his largely successful reform campaign and likely lead to Uzbekistan opening up further to foreign trade and investment - while retaining a highly centralized political system. The 64-year-old leader has rebuilt the resource-rich country's ties with both Russia and the West which had become strained under his predecessor Islam Karimov, Uzbekistan's first post-independence president. Mirziyoyev has also reined in the powerful se...Keep on reading: Uzbek leader expected to secure second term in office
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Luka Doncic scores 27 as Mavericks overtake Raptors
Luka Doncic compiled 27 points, 12 assists and nine rebounds as the visiting Dallas Mavericks defeated the Toronto Raptors 103-95 on Saturday night. Tim Hardaway Jr. added 25 points -- 13 in the fourth quarter -- for the Mavericks, who won for the first time this season after losing their opener at Atlanta on Thursday. Kristaps Porzingis scored 18 points and grabbed 10 rebounds for Dallas, and Dwight Powell and Dorian Finney-Smith each scored 11 points. Toronto's OG Anunoby scored 23 points, 20 in the first half as he ran into foul trouble. Fred VanVleet had 20 points for the Raptors, who lost for the second time in three games. Scottie Barnes had 17 points, Gary Trent score...Keep on reading: Luka Doncic scores 27 as Mavericks overtake Raptors
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CamSur drug busts: 3 arrested, over P1.1 M shabu seized
  LEGAZPI CITY - Police arrested three drug suspects and seized over P1.1 million worth of shabu (crystal meth) in separate buy-bust operations in Camarines Sur on Saturday. Police Major Divino John Pelea, Nabua town police chief, said Sharon Barela, 41, was arrested in an operation in Barangay (village) Inapatan at around 7:30 p.m. Police recovered a sachet of shabu worth P2,500. In Camaligan town, Armando Del Rosario, 51, and Gil San Buenaventura, 52, were also arrested in Barangay San Roque at around 2:20 p.m. Camaligan police chief Capt. John Angelo Romeroso, said the suspects sold a knot-tied sachet or 25 grams of shabu with an estimated value of P170,000 to ...Keep on reading: CamSur drug busts: 3 arrested, over P1.1 M shabu seized
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Braves make World Series, oust defending champ Dodgers
The Atlanta Braves rode Eddie Rosario's heroics all the way to the World Series, finishing off the Los Angeles Dodgers with a 4-2 victory at home Saturday in Game 6 of the National League Championship Series. Rosario's three-run home run in the fourth inning was the difference as the Braves advanced to the World Series for the first time since 1999. Atlanta will travel to Houston for Game 1 of the Fall Classic on Tuesday. https://twitter.com/Braves/status/1452120427619356676?s=20 Austin Riley had an RBI double, starter Ian Anderson gave up one run on three hits over four innings and left-hander Tyler Matzek (1-0) recorded six key outs as the Braves avenged their defeat to th...Keep on reading: Braves make World Series, oust defending champ Dodgers
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Melbourne to ease more COVID-19 curbs as 80% vaccination rate nears
    MELBOURNE -- Melbourne, the world's most locked-down city that emerged from its latest spate of COVID-19 restrictions on Friday, will see more curbs eased next week when Victoria state reaches an 80% full vaccination rate, officials said on Sunday. Home to about five million people, Melbourne endured 262 days, or nearly nine months, of stay-at-home restrictions during six lockdowns since March 2020, longer than the 234-day continuous lockdown in Buenos Aires. Starting on Friday, when 80% of people across Victoria - of which Melbourne is the capital - are expected to be fully vaccinated, Melburnians will be free to travel throughout the state and masks will n...Keep on reading: Melbourne to ease more COVID-19 curbs as 80% vaccination rate nears
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US envoy urges N. Korea to end ‘provocations’, accept offer of talks
      SEOUL -- North Korea's recent ballistic missile tests were "concerning and counterproductive" for efforts to reduce tensions, and Pyongyang should instead engage in talks, the U.S. envoy for North Korea said on Sunday. Speaking to reporters after meeting with his South Korean counterpart in Seoul, Special Representative Sung Kim said the United States is committed to exploring "sustained and substantive diplomacy" with North Korea. "Our goal remains the complete denuclearization of the Korean peninsula," Kim said. "That's why Pyongyang's recent ballistic missile test, one of several in the past six weeks, is concerning and counterproductive to maki...Keep on reading: US envoy urges N. Korea to end ‘provocations’, accept offer of talks
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Angeline Quinto admits she and Erik Santos tried being a couple
Angeline Quinto revealed that she and her fellow singer Erik Santos took a shot at being a couple, though their attempt at a relationship did not work out. Quinto admitted this during an interview with broadcaster Karen Davila for the latter's YouTube vlog yesterday, Oct. 23. She was opening up about her love life, which prompted Davila to ask about her relationship with Santos. "Singing partner ko po talaga [si Erik], isa sa mga matatalik kong kaibigan sa industriya," Quinto said. (Erik is really my singing partner, one of my best friends in the industry.) When asked if she and Santos ever tried to be in a relationship with each other, the "Star Power" grand finalist answer...Keep on reading: Angeline Quinto admits she and Erik Santos tried being a couple
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One Cebu not endorsing any candidates, alliances yet — secretary general
MANILA, Philippines --- Political personalities raising the hands of Cebu Governor Gwendolyn Garcia only means that they are endorsing the governor, One Cebu Secretary General Pablo John Garcia explained as they will endorse their candidates after November 15. In a photo circulating online, presidential aspirant Ferdinand "Bongbong" Marcos Jr. and President Rodrigo Duterte's daughter Davao City Mayor Sara Duterte-Carpio were seen raising the hands of the governor during their visit to Cebu. "If you see national candidates and personalities with raised hands together with our governor, that is them endorsing the governor and not the other way around," Pablo shared in a Facebook ...Keep on reading: One Cebu not endorsing any candidates, alliances yet — secretary general
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‘Vibrant’ cinematographer remembered as police probe Alec Baldwin shooting
ALBUQUERQUE, New Mexico --- The crew was setting up a difficult shot during filming on the New Mexico set of "Rust," and the movie's cinematographer, Halyna Hutchins, wasn't quite satisfied. She turned to Lane Luper, a member of the camera crew, who suggested some adjustments that she found worked perfectly. That kind of collaborative spirit, Luper said at a candlelight vigil on Saturday, was what made Hutchins such a joy to work with. "Her photography was beautiful, and every day, everybody on the camera team was proud to be there for her, because we were proud of what we were creating -- what she was creating," he told the crowd, two days after Hutchins was killed in an accid...Keep on reading: ‘Vibrant’ cinematographer remembered as police probe Alec Baldwin shooting
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Xiaomi Mi 10 5G Full Specifications, Features, Price In Philippines
Here’s The Complete List of Specifications, Features, & Price of the Xiaomi Mi 10 5G The Xiaomi Mi 10 5G was officially announced on February 13, 2020, and released on February 14, 2020. The 5G-ready smartphone is fueled with a non-removable Li-Po 4780 mAh battery + fast charging 30W + power delivery 3.0 + fast […] The post Xiaomi Mi 10 5G Full Specifications, Features, Price In Philippines appeared first on Philippine News.
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Robredo: DOJ findings on 52 drug ops deaths only confirm ‘many lapses’ in drug war
MANILA, Philippines --- The findings of the Department of Justice (DOJ) on the 52 drug war cases under the administration of President Rodrigo Duterte only confirm that there are lapses which the public has known for long, Vice President Leni Robredo said on Sunday. Based on its report, the DOJ contradicted police's claim of "nanlaban" or the victims fighting back, leading to their deaths. "Actually, hindi pa tapos 'yung investigation ng DOJ pero parang 'yung mga initial findings, cino-confirm niya lang 'yung alam nating matagal na --- na marami talagang lapses," Robredo said during the BISErbisyong LENI program on DZXL. (Actually, the DOJ's investigation is not yet done but...Keep on reading: Robredo: DOJ findings on 52 drug ops deaths only confirm ‘many lapses’ in drug war
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Austrian government proposes law to legalize assisted suicide
  ZURICH -- Austria's federal government has submitted a draft law to make assisted suicide for seriously ill adults legal, the federal chancellery said in a statement on Saturday. The new law lays out the conditions under which assisted suicide will be possible in the future, following a ruling by Austria's Constitutional Court last December according to which banning assisted suicide was unconstitutional because it violated a person's right to self-determination. "Seriously ill people should have access to assisted suicide," the federal chancellery said in the statement. The new law allows chronically or terminally ill adults to make provisions for an assisted suic...Keep on reading: Austrian government proposes law to legalize assisted suicide
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Namibia suspends use of Russian COVID vaccine after S.Africa flags HIV concerns
    WINDHOEK -- Namibia will suspend the rollout of Russia's Sputnik V COVID-19 vaccine, its health ministry said on Saturday, days after the drugs regulator in neighboring South Africa flagged concerns about its safety for people at risk of HIV. Regulator SAHPRA decided not to approve an emergency use application for Sputnik V for now because some studies suggested that administration of vaccines using the Adenovirus Type 5 vector - which Sputnik V does - can lead to higher susceptibility to HIV in men. South Africa and Namibia have high HIV prevalence rates. Namibia's health ministry said in a statement that the decision to discontinue use of the Russian va...Keep on reading: Namibia suspends use of Russian COVID vaccine after S.Africa flags HIV concerns
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Carla Abellana Ties Knot W/ Tom Rodriguez; See Dreamy Wedding Pics
Carla Abellana Married Tom Rodriguez In Dreamy Wedding CARLA ABELLANA – GMA-7 actress Carla Abellana has finally married her longtime boyfriend Tom Rodriguez on Saturday, October 23. In March 2021, celebrity couple Carla Abellana and Tom Rodriguez revealed to the public that they got engaged in October 2020. TomCar has been exclusively dating since 2014 […] The post Carla Abellana Ties Knot W/ Tom Rodriguez; See Dreamy Wedding Pics appeared first on Philippine News.
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Southern African bloc says Eswatini king open to dialogue after protests
  MBABANE -- Southern African regional bloc SADC said on Saturday that Eswatini's King Mswati III - Africa's last absolute monarch - had accepted the need for a national dialogue after pro-democracy protests intensified this month. Envoys from South Africa, Namibia, Botswana and the regional group visited Eswatini on Thursday and Friday and met the king, the prime minister, civil society organizations, trade unions and others, SADC said in a statement. "King Mswati III has accepted the need for national dialogue...I appeal for calm, restraint, the respect for the rule of law and human rights on all sides to enable the process to commence," South African President Cyril ...Keep on reading: Southern African bloc says Eswatini king open to dialogue after protests
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Afghanistan hurtling towards collapse, Sweden and Pakistan say
  DUBAI -- Afghanistan will shortly collapse into chaos unless the international community acts rapidly, Swedish and Pakistani ministers warned on Saturday. Afghanistan plunged into crisis after the hardline Islamist Taliban movement drove out the Western-backed government in August triggering the abrupt end of billions of dollars in assistance to its aid-dependent economy. "The country is on the brink of collapse and that collapse is coming faster than we thought," Swedish development minister Per Olsson Fridh told Reuters in Dubai. He said economic freefall could provide an environment for terrorist groups to thrive, but that Sweden would not channel money through ...Keep on reading: Afghanistan hurtling towards collapse, Sweden and Pakistan say
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Turkey to expel US envoy and nine others, Erdogan says
    ISTANBUL -- Turkish President Tayyip Erdogan said on Saturday that he had told his foreign ministry to expel the ambassadors of the United States and nine other Western countries for demanding the release of philanthropist Osman Kavala. Seven of the ambassadors represent Turkey's Nato allies and the expulsions, if carried out, would open the deepest rift with the West in Erdogan's 19 years in power. Kavala, a contributor to numerous civil society groups, has been in prison for four years, charged with financing nationwide protests in 2013 and with involvement in a failed coup in 2016. He has remained in detention while his latest trial continues, and denies ...Keep on reading: Turkey to expel US envoy and nine others, Erdogan says
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LOOK: Carla Abellana and Tom Rodriguez are now married
Carla Abellana and her long-time boyfriend, fellow actor Tom Rodriguez, have finally exchanged "I dos" at a church wedding yesterday, Oct. 23. The couple's wedding portraits were shown by photography group Team Pat Dy on their official Instagram page on the same day. Abellana walked down the aisle in a white strapless Monique Lhuillier gown while Rodriguez donned a black Francis Libiran suit. The two can also be seen showing their wedding rings while kneeling before the altar. "Loving every moment. Congrats Tom [and] Carla!" photographer Nelwin Uy said.   View this post on Instagram   A post ...Keep on reading: LOOK: Carla Abellana and Tom Rodriguez are now married
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Russian, Chinese warships hold first joint patrols in the Pacific
      MOSCOW -- Russian and Chinese warships held their first joint patrols in the western Pacific Ocean over the past week, Russia's defense ministry said on Saturday, a move Japan said it was monitoring. Moscow and Beijing, which staged naval cooperation drills in the Sea of Japan earlier in October, have cultivated closer military and diplomatic ties in recent years at a time when their relations with the West have soured. The naval maneuvers, which Russia said ran from Sunday through Saturday, have been closely watched by Japan, which said earlier in the week that a group of 10 vessels from China and Russia sailed through the Tsugaru Strait separatin...Keep on reading: Russian, Chinese warships hold first joint patrols in the Pacific
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Taiwan, US discuss UN participation ahead of key anniversary
  TAIPEI -- Taiwanese and U.S. officials have discussed how Taiwan can "meaningfully" participate at the United Nations just days before Chinese President Xi Jinping will give a speech to mark his country's half decade since accession to the global body. Taiwan, using its formal name the Republic of China, held the Chinese seat at the United Nations until Oct. 25, 1971, when it was voted out as representative of the country in favor of the People's Republic of China, which had won a civil war in 1949 and forced the republican government to flee to the island. China says that Taiwan is one of its provinces, and so it has the sole right to represent Taiwan internationally...Keep on reading: Taiwan, US discuss UN participation ahead of key anniversary
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This Cool New Poblacion Spot Takes You on a Flavor Trip to Hong Kong
Meet your new go-to for stellar Roast Duck and more.
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Angeline Quinto Opens Up About Her Non-Showbiz Boyfriend
Angeline Quinto Admits Relationship W/ Non-showbiz Boyfriend ANGELINE QUINTO – Singer Angeline Quinto recently opened up about her new boyfriend whom she admitted to being a few years younger than her.  Kapamilya actress-singer Angeline Quinto recently opened up something from her past relationship. She revealed that she caught her boyfriend cheating on her. She also […] The post Angeline Quinto Opens Up About Her Non-Showbiz Boyfriend appeared first on Philippine News.
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The History of the KitchenAid Stand Mixer, the Appliance With Its Own Dedicated Fan Base
It's been around for over a hundred years.
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Wet, cloudy Sunday in parts of Luzon, Visayas due to LPA off Palawan — Pagasa
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lRZUEjP1BGw   MANILA, Philippines --- A low pressure area (LPA) off San Vicente, Palawan, embedded along the intertropical convergence zone (ITCZ), will bring scattered rains to parts of Luzon including Metro Manila and the Visayas, the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical, and Astronomical Services Administration (Pagasa) reported Sunday. In its early morning update, Pagasa said cloudy skies and rain showers are expected in Metro Manila, Western Visayas, Mimaropa (Mindoro, Marinduque, Romblon, Palawan) and Calabarzon (Cavite, Laguna,Batangas, Rizal, Quezon) regions, Bicol region and the provinces of Aurora and Bulacan. The LPA is expected to int...Keep on reading: Wet, cloudy Sunday in parts of Luzon, Visayas due to LPA off Palawan — Pagasa
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