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Murray, Jokic lead Nuggets over Mavs

Dallas Mavericks forward Dwight Powell (7) guards Denver Nuggets center Nikola Jokic (15) in the second quarter at the Pepsi Center. Isaiah J. Downing, USA TODAY Sports/Reuters Jamal Murray had 22 points, including a big 3-pointer late, and also added ...

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Unfair to blame US over China's militarization in disputed sea: US envoy

MANILA – The United States envoy to the Philippines has dismissed President Rodrigo Duterte's accusations that Washington failed to stop Beijing from militarizing islands in the South China Sea. Ambassador Sung Kim said the US has been consistent in its ...

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Pasig court convicts Abu Sayyaf bandits over 2000 Basilan mass kidnapping

MANILA- A Pasig City court has convicted several members of terrorist group Abu Sayyaf over the mass kidnapping of teachers and students in Basilan in 2000. The Pasig Regional Trial Court Branch 216 found 66 Abu Sayyaf members guilty of ...

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University student arrested over porn site

PHOTO FROM THE NATION BANGKOK — A 17-year-old male university student, who allegedly posted some 300,000 pornographic pictures of net idols and actresses on the internet, has been arrested. Pol Colonel Jirakit Jarunapat, a superintendent with the Police’s Children and ...

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Court convicts 3 over rice traders' slay

MANILA – The Quezon City Regional Trial Court convicted on Thursday three suspects in the killing of rice traders Lucio and Rosemarie Pua and Gemma Eugenio in 2010. Primary suspect Jaylord Dimal was found guilty of three counts of murder ...

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Andaya grills Diokno over 2019 budget 'insertion'

MANILA – House Majority Floor Leader Rolando Andaya Jr. grilled Budget Secretary Benjamin Diokno on Tuesday over alleged "insertions" in the proposed 2019 national budget.  Andaya, who was budget secretary during the term of then President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo, asked Diokno ...

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Iraqi oil minister expects prices to rise over time

BAGHDAD – Iraqi Oil Minister Thamer Ghadhban said on Monday he expected the fall in oil prices to stop and for prices to rise over time, adding that if OPEC had not cut production, prices would have dropped to $ ...

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Bulls players meet with new coach over comments

Head coach Jim Boylen of the Chicago Bulls encourages his team against the Boston Celtics at United Center on December 08, 2018 in Chicago, Illinois. Jonathan Daniel, Getty Images/AFP The Chicago Bulls are pushing back against head coach Jim Boylen ...

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Kevin Hart quits 2019 Oscars host job over 'insensitive' tweets

Comedian Kevin Hart on Thursday stepped down from hosting the 2019 Oscar ceremony after "insensitive words" about the LGBTQ community he tweeted in the past appeared online. The 39-year-old comedian and "Ride Along" actor had announced on Tuesday that he ...

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Clippers ride 77-point first half to win over Pelicans

Danilo Gallinari #8 of the LA Clippers shoots the ball against the New Orleans Pelicans on December 3, 2018 at the Smoothie King Center in New Orleans, Louisiana. Layne Murdoch Jr., NBAE via Getty Images/AFP Tobias Harris scored 27 points ...

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