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February 28, 2018 8:30 AM People of Bristol spread warmth by leaving scarves, hats in the cold for homeless

Kindness is everywhere, if one only knew where to look. In Bristol, southwest of England, kindness came in the form of knitted scarves, gloves and hats plopped down on poles and traffic cones, and tied around the trunks of trees. Keep Bristol Warm is a movement in Bristol that aims to demonstrate solidarity and community spirit to the homeless people 16

February 16, 2018 12:31 AM Amy Schumer ties knot with chef Chris Fischer

Amy Schumer at the 21st annual Critics’ Choice Awards in Santa Monica, California last January 17, 2016. Schumer has tied the knot with chef Chris Fischer on Tuesday, February 13, 2018, in a private ceremony in Malibu, California. (AP FILE PHOTO) People magazine said the two wed in a private ceremony in Malibu, California, on Tuesday. The magazine said Jennifer 19

February 15, 2018 5:27 AM WATCH: Big Bad Wolf Book Sale opens in the Philippines

Two million books, at up to 80 percent off – welcome to the biggest book sale in the world The biggest book sale is now in the Philippines, with 2 million books available at 60 to 80 percent off. At its preview day on February 15, the book sale was already crowded with people trying to get the first pick on the books available, with many pushing shopping 74

February 3, 2018 11:13 PM Church pleads for funds for Way of the Cross

The St. Alphonsus Mary de Liguori Parish Church is appealing for donations to finance its Garden of the Way of the Cross, which features Stations of the Cross created by the country’s greatest artists, among them Napoleon Abueva, national artist for sculpture, and multi-awarded glass sculptor Ramon Orlina. The works of arts are laid out on the garden 9

February 2, 2018 12:43 AM Explosion outside home of Basilan engineer; no one hurt – police

ZAMBOANGA CITY – Suspected Abu Sayyaf bandits set off an explosive outside the house of a government engineer in Basilan on Thursday evening. But Isabela City police chief Supt. Restituto Pangusban said no one was harmed in the 9 p.m. explosion that took place outside the house of Basilan district engineer Soler Undug on Purok Yakal in Barangay San Rafael 38

January 26, 2018 6:16 PM Indian business leaders advised to avoid Western Mindanao – Duterte

DAVAO CITY – President Duterte on Saturday said Indian businessmen wanted to come to Mindanao to invest but added he had discouraged them from going to the western side. “They were the ones who want to come here but I said Zamboanga….the western side just avoid it,” he said. The bandit group had been responsible for most kidnappings there, including 9

January 24, 2018 12:57 AM Widow of slain Maute group leader arrested in Cotabato City

COTABATO CITY – Government forces have arrested here the widow of a slain Maute group leader on rebellion charges in connection with last year’s siege of Marawi City. Sr. Supt. James Allan Logan, chief of the Criminal Investigation and Detection Group-Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (CIDG-ARMM), said joint police operatives held Najiya Karon-Maute 23

January 23, 2018 11:23 PM Church appeals for aid to Mayon evacuees

Social action arms of the Catholic Church appealed to the faithful to pray and extend assistance to those affected by the eruptions of Mt. Mayon in Albay province. In a statement, Caritas Manila said the most needed items were sleeping mats, mosquito nets, blankets, face masks, hygiene kits, firewood, food, water, toilets and communal kitchens. In a separate 28

January 23, 2018 9:40 AM Olympian Ian Lariba undergoes head surgery in battle against leukemia

Philippine sports unites, praying for Lariba's speedy recovery MANILA, Philippines – The first Filipino table tennis Olympian Ian Lariba underwent a head surgery on Tuesday, January 23, in her continuing battle against leukemia. Lariba was diagnosed with acute myeloid leukemia in May 2017. Calls for blood donations poured in on social media, requesting 20

January 23, 2018 4:55 AM Motorcycle driver dead in collision with Army vehicle

ILIGAN CITY—A motorcycle rider died when the motorcycle he was driving swerved and slammed onto an Army vehicle in Barangay Linangkayan in Naawan, Misamis Oriental around 4 p.m. Monday, the police said Tuesday. The motorcycle driver was identified as Roland Eyana Cabiladas, a resident of sitio Carbide in Barangay Tubod here, while the Army vehicle belonged 22