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Duterte, Southeast Asian leaders open 34th ASEAN Summit in Bangkok

ASEAN leaders shake hands on stage during the opening ceremony of the 34th ASEAN Summit at the Athenee Hotel in Bangkok, Thailand. Seen here are Thai Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha, chairman of 34th ASEAN Summit, Singapore’s Prime Minister Lee Hsien ...

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Eddie Garcia’s wake open to public

[embedded content] MANILA, Philippines — The urn containing the ashes of screen legend Eddie Garcia is now at Chapel 3 of Heritage Memorial Park in Taguig City. Garcia’s nephew, Ver Garcia Lamiel, said public viewing will start at 3 p.m. ...

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Golf: Woodland holds nerve and U.S. Open lead midway through third round

Gary Woodland hits out of the rough on the 14th hole during the third round of the 2019 U.S. Open golf tournament at Pebble Beach Golf Links. Orlando Ramirez, USA TODAY Sports/Reuters PEBBLE BEACH, CA. – An ice cool Gary ...

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PBA D-League: Cignal-Ateneo, CEU open finals showdown

Cignal-Ateneo and Centro Escolar University face off in Game 1 of the 2019 PBA D-League finals at FilOil Flying V Centre in San Juan. Tip-off is at 4 p.m. Richard Esguerra, ABS-CBN Sports MANILA, Philippines—Two of the best collegiate teams ...

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Tennis: French Open triumph propels Barty to world no. 2

Australia’s Ashleigh Barty poses with the trophy at the Roland Garros stadium in Paris. Ashleigh Barty won the French Open women’s singles final on Saturday. Charles Platiau, Reuters PARIS — Ashleigh Barty leaped six places to world number two in ...

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Tennis: Nadal beats Thiem to win record-stretching 12th French Open title

Spain’s Rafael Nadal reacts during his French Open final match against Austria’s Dominic Thiem in Paris, France. Vincent Kessler, Reuters PARIS — (UPDATE) Rafael Nadal claimed a record-stretching 12th French Open title by beating Austrian fourth seed Dominic Thiem, 6-3 ...

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Football: Germany and Spain open World Cup with tense wins

Germany’s Giulia Gwinn celebrates scoring their first goal with team mates. Stephane Mahe, Reuters RENNES, France — The women’s World Cup moved up a gear on Saturday with three matches including a narrow German victory over China that left the ...

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Tennis: Barty party underway, as Aussie woman crowned French Open champ

Ashleigh Barty, who ditched tennis to play professional cricket for a year, lifted the French Open crown at Roland Garros on Saturday. Vincent Kessler, Reuters PARIS—Ashleigh Barty, the Australian who ditched tennis to play professional cricket for a year, smashed ...

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Tennis: Dominic Thiem beats Djokovic in dramatic French Open semifinal

Dominic Thiem beat Novak Djokovic 6-2, 3-6, 7-5, 5-7, 7-5 and set up a repeat of last year’s final against Rafael Nadal. Kai Pfaffenbach, Reuters PARIS—Austrian Dominic Thiem crushed Novak Djokovic’s French Open hopes as he returned to Court Philippe ...

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Tennis: Federer, Nadal to meet in French Open semi-final blockbuster

Switzerland’s Roger Federer celebrates after his quarterfinal match against Switzerland’s Stanislas Wawrinka. Benoit Tessier, Reuters PARIS — Roger Federer set up a mouthwatering French Open semi-final clash with Rafael Nadal on Tuesday when he defeated Stan Wawrinka in four sets ...

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