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  • This is how it trickles
    Pedestrians pass a row of ambulant vendors who retail items ranging from cigarettes and candies to mobile phone loads near the Manila City Hall on Thursday. Despite the economic growth, the informal sector of the population in Metro Manila still survive on a day-to-day basis. 

  • Mastermind in Enzo Pastor killing surfaces
    The alleged mastermind in the killing of race car driver Enzo Pastor, businessman Domingo de Guzman (hooded), is brought to the Department of Justice for inquest proceedings on Thursday. The alleged assassin,  Edgar Angel, pointed to de Guzman as the one who paid him to kill Pastor. 

  • Chief Justice Sereno in 2nd Meet the Press
    Supreme Court Chief Justice Ma. Lourdes P. Sereno answers questions during her  2nd Meet the Press at the Bayleaf Hotel in Manila on Thursday. Sereno said it is the high court's duty to uphold the Constitution even if it may inconvenience others in the government. Photo by Jonathan Cellona for ABS-CBNnews.com

  • Higalaay festival in Cagayan de Oro
    Participants in colorful costumes and floats join the parade during the Higalaay Festival in Cagayan de Oro on Wednesday. The parade is part of a series of events culminating in the celebration of the Feast of St. Augustine on the 28th of August.

  • Pia looks into Rizal shrine obstruction
    Senator Pia Cayetano (left) and activist Carlos Celdran pose for a selfie after making an ocular inspection of the shrine of national hero Dr. Jose Rizal at the Luneta on Wednesday. Cayetano looked into the issue of whether a condominium building on Taft Avenue will obstruct the view of the shrine.

Sereno: Supreme Court loyal only to Constitution

Chief Justice Ma. Lourdes Sereno is avoiding any confrontation with President Aquino over the Suprme Court's unfavorable decision on the Disbursement Acceleration Program (DAP). But she has an appeal to Congress.
Sereno: Supreme Court loyal only to Constitution

Philippine Q2 GDP growth fastest in five quarters

(3rd UPDATE) - The Philippine economy grew at its fastest pace in more than a year in the second quarter, strengthening views the central bank will raise interest rates again to curb inflation.
Philippine Q2 GDP growth fastest in five quarters

Aquino doesn't want term extension

MANILA - President Benigno Aquino III on Thursday said he is not interested in pursuing a second term even if he is open to amending the 1987 Constitution.
Aquino doesn't want term extension

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New York Times to PNoy: Step down, stop fighting SC

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Cayetano to VP Binay: Stop saying 'pulitika lang yan'

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Why PNoy backs anti-dynasty law

MANILA (UPDATED) – President Benigno Aquino III said he supports the enactment of a law against political dynasties law but aired concerns on the implications of having such a measure.
Posted 6 hours ago

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Dentist faces P31.64-M tax evasion rap

MANILA, Philippines – A dentist from Caloocan City is facing tax liabilities amounting to P31.64 million, according to the Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR).
Posted 10 hours ago

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SBP insists Blatche qualified to play in Incheon

MANILA, Philippines – The Samahang Basketbol ng Pilipinas (SBP) insists naturalized center Andray Blatche is qualified to play in the 2014 Asian Games in Incheon amidst questions from the Olympic Council of Asia (OCA) about the NBA player's eligibility.
Posted 9 hours ago

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Enzo Pastor knew of wife's affair, police say

Slain race car driver Enzo Pastor was aware that his wife was having an affair, police said on Thursday.
Posted 50 min ago

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Militants seize Pinoy peacekeepers in Golan Heights

A group of 43 U.N. peacekeepers in the Israeli-occupied Golan Heights have been detained by militants fighting the Syrian army, and the world body is working to secure their release, the United Nations said on Thursday.
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Issued at 5:00 p.m., 27 August 2014

At 4:00 PM today, a Low Pressure Area (LPA) was estimated based on all available data at 600 km East of Hinatuan, Surigao Del Sur (8.2ºN 132.0ºE).

Regions

Toddler killed after being slammed on concrete floor

PANGASINAN – A 2-year-old girl was killed after being slammed on a concrete floor by a deranged man in Bayambang, Pangasinan.

World

China asks for cooperation amid sea tensions

Beijing on Thursday called on countries in the Asia Pacific to increase cooperation on maritime issues, as high-level representatives from the region gathered in southeastern China to discuss issues related to ocean management.  

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Pinoy wanted in Malaysia over 'nude games'

A Malaysian court sent six men to jail for a month on Thursday and will try four other people over a nudist gathering that triggered outrage in the Muslim-majority country, a defense lawyer said.

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SOCO: Martial arts red belter murdered in home

Crisanto Tolentino was just a teenager when he learned martial arts. He joined various competitions until he became a red belter.

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