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Most teen drug use is down, but officials fret vaping boom

A promoter with a painted face smokes an electronic cigarette during the VapeFair in Kuala Lumpur on December 5, 2015. Vaping is an alternative to smoke by inhaling water vapour through a vapouriser utilised Propylene Glycol or Vegetable Glycerin based ...

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NBA: Grizzlies hold off Pelicans down the stretch

Photo from JaMychal Green's Instagram account JaMychal Green scored a team-high 24 points to lead a strong bench effort by Memphis as the visiting Grizzlies defeated the New Orleans Pelicans 107-103 on Friday night. Kyle Anderson added 19 points, Marc ...

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Vic Manuel left frustrated by knee pain as Aces go down 0-2 in PBA Finals

MANILA, Philippines—Hobbled and in pain, Vic Manuel won’t let anything stop him from helping Alaska get its first win against Magnolia in the PBA Governors’ Cup finals. ADVERTISEMENT But the power forward’s injury hasn’t helped the Aces’ cause as they ...

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Imee Marcos urges ‘direct interventions’ to keep rice prices down

Ilocos Norte Gov. Imee Marcos (Photo by RICHARD A. REYES / Philippine Daily Inquirer) MANILA, Philippines — To help keep rice prices low and ensure that supply of grain remains ample, Ilocos Norte Gov. Imee Marcos urged local government units ...

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Michael Jackson fans look to beat it down to Paris art show

The painting by U.S artist Kehinde Wiley and named "Equestrian portrait of the King Philip II" (2010) is displayed during a press preview of the exhibition "On the Wall" dedicated to singer Michael Jackson at the Grand Palais in Paris, ...

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UAAP: FEU women down Adamson to take No. 2 seed, as UST advances

MANILA, Philippines—Far Eastern University and University of Santo Tomas triumphed over separate foes in a pair of playoff games in the UAAP Season 81 women's basketball tournament at Araneta Coliseum on Wednesday. The FEU Lady Tamaraws outplayed Adamson 67-63 to ...

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Korver, Osman out for Cavs, now down 5 rotational players

The Cleveland Cavaliers. Maddie Meyer/Getty Images/AFP CLEVELAND — The Cavaliers have a starting lineup wearing street clothes. Forwards Kyle Korver and Cedi Osman will miss Tuesday night’s game against the Charlotte Hornets, meaning Cleveland is without five rotational players in ...

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FIBA 3×3 World Cup: Winless Pinays are down, but not out

Team Philippines has always known it would face an uphill climb in the 2018 FIBA 3×3 Basketball World Cup, as this is the first time the women's team is competing in the tournament. Mark Demayo, ABS-CBN News MANILA, Philippines—Team Philippines ...

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SWS: Net optimism over quality of life, economy still 'excellent' but slightly down

MANILA – Filipinos' net optimism over their quality of life remained "excellent" despite a decline in their outlook on the economy, a Social Weather Stations (SWS) survey revealed Wednesday. Of 1,200 respondents polled from March 23 to 27, 46 percent ...

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Remittances from Filipinos overseas down 10 pct in March

MANILA – Personal remittances from overseas Filipinos (OFs) reached $ 7.8 billion in the first quarter of 2018, registering a 1.3 percent year-on-year growth, Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas (BSP) Officer-in-Charge (OIC) Diwa Guinigundo said Tuesday. But personal remittances in March 2018, ...

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