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‘Straight pride’ parade draws marchers, protesters

Peter Brown, center left, and Mark Hutt, center right, who said they are engaged to be married, hold hands as they march with others in the Straight Pride Parade in Boston, Saturday, Aug. 31, 2019. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer) BOSTON — ...

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FIBA: Guiao laments key players’ absence as World Cup draws near

Coach Yeng Guiao observes during Gilas practice. George Calvelo, ABS-CBN News/File MANILA—Gilas Pilipinas head coach Yeng Guiao could not help but rue the absence of June Mar Fajardo, Troy Rosario, and Roger Pogoy from Monday’s practice, after he expected all ...

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WATCH: Victor Anastacio as ‘KapareWho’ mystery man draws laughs on ‘Showtime’

Victor Anastacio’s introduction as ‘Ikaw at Chako’ promps laughter from the hosts of ‘It’s Showtime,’ including Vice Ganda. ABS-CBN MANILA—Victor Anastacio, known to Kapamilya viewers as the host of “O Shopping,” brought his signature wit to “It’s Showtime” on Friday ...

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Robert Bolick draws inspiration from Jayson Castro as he begins his international career

Robert Bolick during Gilas Pilipinas practice on Thursday. Photo by Tristan tamayo/INQUIRER.nety MANILA, Philippines—Jayson Castro may have retired from international duty but a part of him will always be with Gilas Pilipinas⁠. Robert Bolick, NorthPort’s star rookie in the PBA, ...

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GoT finale draws staggering 19.3 million viewers

The final episode of Game of Thrones is projected at a watch party in the Manhattan borough of New York City, US, May 19, 2019. Caitlin Ochs, Reuters LOS ANGELES — The finale of “Game of Thrones” drew a staggering ...

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F2 Logistics draws first blood in PSL finals, outlasts Petron

MANILA, Philippines—F2 Logistics toppled Petron, 25-20, 16-25, 25-23, 25-23, to close in on the 2019 Philippine Superliga Grand Prix title Tuesday night at Filoil Flying V Centre in San Juan. ADVERTISEMENT MJ Perez scored 24 points while Lindsay Stalzer added ...

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Chinese students asked about their sex lives in exam; school draws flak

INQUIRER.net stock photo “Have you ever had sexual relations with the opposite gender?” “Can you discuss what it feels like to give birth?” “Describe your dream lover.” These were just some of the questions that appeared in an end-of-term exam ...

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Traslacion 2019 start draws hundreds of thousands

MANILA – Hundreds of thousands of barefooted Filipino Catholics early Wednesday joined the annual parade of a blackened image of Jesus Christ that is expected to continue until midnight. The 6.9-kilometer procession of the Black Nazarene, popularly known as Traslacion, ...

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#DropBalloonDrop: Cove Manila's 130,000-balloon drop New Year event draws flak

MANILA – Cove Manila's supposed 130,000-balloon drop on New Year's Eve has drawn outrage from netizens for being environmentally unsustainable. In a Facebook post, the indoor beach club and nightclub invited the public for a "record-breaking welcome to 2019." It ...

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Biblical Bethlehem draws largest Christmas crowd in years

BIRTHPLACE OF JESUS A Christmas midnight Mass is celebrated on Tuesday at the Church of the Nativity, recognized by Christians to be the traditional birthplace of Jesus Christ, in the West Bank city of Bethlehem. —AFP BETHLEHEM, West Bank — ...

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