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Fil-Am public works official in LA resigns after being named in FBI warrant

LOS ANGELES — The first Filipino-American paid commissioner in the city of Los Angeles “voluntarily resigned” from his post on Friday, Jan. 18, after being named in a federal search warrant related to a corruption investigation. Joel Jacinto, who was ...

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Ressa, Khashoggi, other journalists named Time Person of the Year

Images courtesy of Time NEW YORK — Time magazine’s 2018 person of the year are the “guardians and the war on truth.” The group is made up of four journalists and a newspaper that Time says “are representatives of a ...

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Golden State Warriors named SI Sportsperson of the Year

Golden State Warriors guard Stephen Curry shoots a layup against Cleveland Cavaliers guard Jordan Clarkson during the second half at Quicken Loans Arena. Cleveland, OH, US, December 5, 2018. Ken Blaze, USA TODAY Sports Sports Illustrated named the Golden State ...

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Alex Morgan named US women's footballer of the year

CHICAGO – Alex Morgan, whose 18 goals in 19 matches helped the United States qualify to defend their women's World Cup title, was named US female footballer of the year on Friday. Morgan's 18 goals in 2018 were by far ...

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Eastmincom's Madrigal to be named AFP chief of staff: source

President Rodrigo Duterte chats with Eastern Mindanao Command (EastMinCom) Commander Lieutenant General Benjamin Madrigal Jr., November 12, 2018. Simeon Celi, Malacanang photo MANILA – Lieutenant General Benjamin Madrigal Jr., the head of the military's Eastern Mindanao Command, has been tapped ...

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AirAsia named world's top low-cost carrier

AirAsia Group Head of Cabin Crew Suhaila Hassan (center left) and AirAsia Group Head of Communications Audrey Progastama Petriny (center) accept the World’s Leading Low-Cost Airline and World’s Leading Low-Cost Airline Cabin Crew awards from President & Founder of World ...

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Idris Elba’s daughter named Golden Globe Ambassador

Isan Elba, daughter of Idris Elba, appears at a press conference naming her as the 2019 Golden Globe Ambassador at The Four Seasons Los Angeles on Wednesday, Nov. 14, 2018. Image: Jordan Strauss / AP LOS ANGELES (AP) — Idris ...

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Kobe Bryant named FIBA World Cup global ambassador

Kobe Bryant has been named a global ambassador for the 2019 FIBA Basketball World Cup. Handout photo Former NBA and USA national team superstar will be a global ambassador for the 2019 FIBA Basketball World Cup, the governing body for ...

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Magnolia's Jalalon named PBA Player of the Week

Jiovani Jalalon (6) rises for a lay-up. Josh Albelda, ABS-CBN Sports MANILA, Philippines – Magnolia playmaker Jiovani Jalalon's inspired efforts against Blackwater and Alaska did not go unnoticed, as he earned the Cignal-PBA Press Corps Player of the Week in ...

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ABS-CBN named best TV station at 32nd PMPC Star Awards for Television

MANILA — ABS-CBN was once again honored as the Best TV Station at the 32nd PMPC Star Awards for Television held Sunday. ABS-CBN wins Best TV Station at the PMPC Star Awards for TV. #PMPC #PMPCStarAwards pic.twitter.com/UPiqnaX4PQ — ABS-CBN PR ...

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