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Resorts World reports P311.2-M net loss after attack

Newport Mall’s The Plaza. Handout photo MANILA – The operator of Resorts World Manila said Monday it posted a net loss of P311.2 million in the three months ending in June, during which 38 people were killed in an arson ...

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Former world champ Tim Bradley retires

Former world champion Timothy Bradley Jr. File Photo MANILA – Former world champion Timothy Bradley Jr. has announced his retirement from boxing, following a professional career that spanned 14 years that saw him win five world titles across two weight ...

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Ex world champ boxer feels disrespected as McGregor's sparmate, leaves

If Conor McGregor is man enough, former sparmate Paulie Malignaggi says McGregor would release the video showing Malignaggi’s knockdown wasn’t legit. File/Noah K. Murray, USA Today Sports/Reuters Paulie Malignaggi, who won world boxing titles in the welterweight and light-welterweight divisions, ...

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After MMFF snub, Rachel Alejandro asserts: Whole world should see ‘Ang Larawan’

Rachel Alejandro To say that the movie version of the musical, “Ang Larawan,” is a passion project for singer-actress Rachel Alejandro can very well be the understatement of the year. She feels so strongly about the movie version of the ...

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Filipino-Belgian wins bronze in jiu-jitsu World Games

Pinoy-Belgian jiu-jitsu duo Ian Lodens and Charis Gravensteyn secured a podium finish in the 2017 World Games in Poland, Saturday. WROCLAW, Poland – Filipino-Belgian Ian Lodens and his teammate, Charis Gravensteyn, won the bronze in the 2017 World Games here ...

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Boxing: Unheralded challenger stuns Zou Shiming to win world flyweight title

Japan’s unheralded Sho Kimura stunned Chinese star Zou Shiming with an 11th-round knockout that saw the part-time restaurant worker snatch the WBO world flyweight title in Shanghai on Friday. Zou burst into tears afterward and, at 36, the shock defeat ...

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World Bank orders Argentina to pay $320 million over seized airline: newspaper

A Boeing 737-700 aircraft belonging to state-run Aerolineas Argentinas lands at Buenos Aires’ domestic airport, August 10, 2014. Enrique Marcarian, Reuters BUENOS AIRES – The World Bank’s arbitration tribunal has ordered Argentina to pay $ 320 million plus interest and ...

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'The world is a mess': Albright rallies world democracies

NOW: @madeleine delivers keynote speech for this year’s ANC leadership series. #MadeleineAlbrightonANC. | @KerOlivapic.twitter.com/sAwdkCv9oi — ABS-CBN News Channel (@ANCALERTS) July 19, 2017 MANILA – Former US Secretary of State Madeleine Albright on Wednesday urged democracies to stand together, saying “the ...

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Boycott nations demand FIFA strips Qatar of 2022 World Cup: report

2018 FIFA World Cup countdown clock is seen at the Millennium Square in Saransk, Russia, July 14, 2017. David Mdzinarishvili, Reuters LONDON – The six Arab countries who last month cut ties with Qatar are reported to have written to ...

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Boxing: Is Mark Magsayo ready to fight for world championship?

Referee awed by Magsayo’s KO win vs Daniel Diaz It’s been a week since Mark Magsayo handily defeated Daniel Diaz, but referee Danrex Tapdasan remains awed by the way the rising featherweight Filipino fighter easily disposed of his tough Nicaraguan ...

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