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AFP: Abu Sayyaf forces continue to weaken

ARMED Forces of the Philippines (AFP) spokesperson Restituto Padilla said Sunday that the forces of the Abu Sayyaf Group (ASG) are "continuously debilitating" following the intensified police and military operations against them.

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'Bantay Bayan' member arrested in robbery attempt

A FORCE multiplier, who helps the police and military in going after criminals, was arrested by an intelligence officer, whom the former tried to rob in Barangay Tungkop, Minglanilla early Sunday, May 14.

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Lubao opens ‘Bahay Pagbabago’ anew for drug surrenderers

CITY OF SAN FERNANDO -- The “Bahay Pagbabago” for the reformation of drug surrenderers is set to open anew in Barangay Sto. Tomas,

Lubao town on Monday, May 15.

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Over 60 countries hit by huge cyberextortion attack

NEW YORK — Dozens of countries were hit with a huge cyberextortion attack Friday, May 12 that locked up computers and held users' files for ransom at a multitude of hospitals, companies and government agencies.

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Amphibious military exercises moving ahead on Guam

NAVAL BASE GUAM -- Multinational amphibious exercises on the US Pacific island of Guam were moving ahead as scheduled Saturday, one day after being suspended when a French landing craft ran aground.

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5 immigrant women vie for Miss USA pageant title

LAS VEGAS -- Five of the contestants vying for the Miss USA title have a message to immigrant girls and women watching the pageant this weekend: Set goals, work hard and don't stay in the shadows.

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Sacramento couple elopes at Mount Everest

SACRAMENTO, Calif. -- A traditional wedding just wasn't enough for one Sacramento couple.

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Phivolcs: Mt. Kanlaon back to normal

THE Philippine Institute of Volcanology and Seismology (Phivolcs) has lowered the alert status of Mount Kanlaon from Alert Level 1 to 0.

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