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Gilas women write history with first SEA Games basketball gold

MANILA, Philippines—History was made by the Philippine women’s basketball team on Tuesday. For the first time in Southeast Asian Games history, the Philippines ruled the women’s basketball competition after the Gilas Pilipinas Women topped Thailand 91-71 in the gold medal ...

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Baguio drops to a cool 11.8 degrees Celsius, first since start of Amihan

Students join other sectors in a lantern parade to usher in the yuletide season in Baguio City on Sunday. The cool climate in December draws thousands of visitors to the hinterland city for the holidays. ABS-CBN News MANILA – Temperature ...

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PBA: Columbian picks Adams first in ‘regular draft’

Columbian picks Roosevelt Adams first in regular ‘draft,’ with another Columbian selection in Isaac Go being loaned to Gilas Pilipinas through the 2023 FIBA World Cup. Richard Esguerra, ABS-CBN Sports MANILA — Roosevelt Adams is the first pick of the ...

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WATCH: First glimpse of latest James Bond film

James Bond (Daniel Craig) and Dr. Madeleine Swann (Léa Seydoux) drive through Matera, Italy in “No Time to Die”. Image: 2019 DANJAQ, LLC AND MGM Car chases, machine gun fire and love interest: fans of James Bond on Wednesday got ...

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SEA Games: Eugene Torre wins first gold for chess team

[embedded content] Philippine chess grandmaster Eugene Torre bagged the gold for chess in the 30th Southeast Asian Games. The details, and other victories of the Philippine athletes in Thursday’s sporting events. – The World Tonight, ANC, December 5, 2019 Let’s ...

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In first, Turner Prize for art goes to all 4 finalists

LONDON  — The prestigious Turner Prize for art has been awarded to — everyone. All four of the artists chosen as finalists won this year’s award after they wrote to the jury and asked to be treated as a collective, ...

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SEA Games: PH wins first gold in obstacle course racing

Philippine athletes continued their win streak in the 30th Southeast Asian (SEA) Games, this time winning a gold medal for the 400m Team Assist of the Obstacle Course Race. The Malaysian team won silver. The Philippines is targeting 4 golds ...

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Singapore first team in the way of Gilas’ quest for another SEA Games gold

MANILA, Philippines—The Philippines opens its campaign for an 18th gold medal in basketball when it takes on Singapore on Wednesday night at Mall of Asia Arena. Rosters for the basketball competition of the 30th Southeast Asian Games were finalized in ...

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Hong Kong set to record first budget deficit in 15 years

Anti-government demonstrators stand still during a moment of silence as people gather for a lunchtime protest at Chater Garden in Hong Kong. Leah Millis, Reuters HONG KONG – Hong Kong is set to record its first budget deficit in 15 ...

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SEA Games: Gilas women suffer first loss in 3×3

The Philippine women’s 3×3 team reacts after losing to Thailand. Jonathan Cellona, ABS-CBN News MANILA – The Gilas Pilipinas Women’s team absorbed a heartbreaking 22-20 overtime defeat to Thailand in the preliminary round of the 3×3 basketball competition in the ...

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