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San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee suddenly dies

San Francisco Mayor Edwin “Ed” Lee died suddenly early morning of December 12. AP PHOTO SAN FRANCISCO — Mayor Ed Lee, who oversaw a technology-driven economic boom in San Francisco that brought with it sky-high housing prices despite his lifelong commitment ...

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PCC wraps up probe of healthcare association

The Philippine Competition Commission (PCC) has capped its first ever full administrative investigation, but the industry association that violated the law has been given a free pass after taking advantage of the so-called transitory period. Keeping further details under wraps, ...

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Back to drawing board for Team Lakay after 2017 letdown

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Bomb scare disrupts classes at Navotas school

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Ex-consultant to DOH bares vaccine cover-up

ANTI-DENGVAXIA Health workers claim during a rally outside the Senate on Monday that children inoculated with the dengue vaccine Dengvaxia were used as guinea pigs under the government’s P3.5-billion immunization program that has been eventually halted due to safety concerns. ...

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Adam Driver: Kylo Ren unmasked

TOKYO—For two Halloweens now, the black mask and cape combo of dark side wielder Kylo Ren has been among the most popular costumes among children, just like how that character’s grandfather Darth has been for four decades now. This development ...

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New York police responding to report of Times Square area blast

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Sanofi Pasteur exec: Dengvaxia is ‘a safe and efficacious vaccine’

Janette Garin and Paulyn Ubial, both former Health secretaries, join Secretary Francisco Duque III, current chief of the department at the hearing on Dengvaxia at the Senate on Monday, Dec. 11, 2017. (Photo by PATHRICIA ANN V. ROXAS / INQUIRER.net) ...

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Senators seek for answers, solutions amid anti-dengue vaccine mess

As the Senate investigation into the P3.5 billion anti-dengue immunization program started on Monday, lawmakers appealed for answers and solutions in the midst of the vaccine fiasco that might have endangered the lives of more than 800,000 children. Despite feeling ...

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11,000 families displaced as gov’t troops battle BIFF

ZAMBOANGA CITY — At least 11,000 families were displaced and many were still grappling with daily survival in battles between government soldiers and rogue Moro guerrillas in Maguindanao province that largely went on unnoticed because all eyes were focused on ...

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