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No cyclone in 1st week of 2020 — Pagasa

The northeast monsoon is forecast to bring cooler weather in parts of Luzon during the weekend, Ariel Rojas, weather specialist at the Philippine Atmospheric, Geophysical and Astronomical Services Administration, said. MANILA, Philippines — No tropical cyclone is expected to enter the Philippines in the first week of 2020, the state …

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2 Pinoy seafarers among 8 kidnapped in Cameroon

Aside from Filipinos, the other kidnapped crew included five Greeks and a Ukrainian. MANILA, Philippines — Two Filipino seafarers and six other crewmembers of a Greek-flagged oil tanker were kidnapped on New Year’s Eve in Cameroon in sub-Saharan Africa, the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) confirmed yesterday. Armed men reportedly …

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Philippine demands justice for slain OFW in Kuwait

“She bashed her head. So I want the head of the employer’s wife who murdered their Filipina maid,” Locsin tweeted on Tuesday. MANILA, Philippines — Foreign Affairs Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jr. is demanding justice for Jeanelyn Villavende, a Filipino household worker in Kuwait killed by her employer’s wife, citing “an …

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Michigan company to test food-delivery robots in Ann Arbor

Windsor A Michigan company that makes self-driving food delivery vehicles will begin testing them out in Ann Arbor in January with patrons from four restaurants. A Michigan company that makes self-driving food delivery vehicles will begin testing them out in Ann Arbor in January with patrons from four restaurants.(Refraction AI) …

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By jumping bail, fugitive Carlos Ghosn burns bridges to Japan

In this May 11, 2012, file photo, then Nissan Motor Co. President and CEO Carlos Ghosn speak during a press conference in Yokohama, near Tokyo. (AP Photo/Koji Sasahara, File) SHARE TOKYO — By jumping bail, former Nissan Chairman Carlos Ghosn, who had long insisted on his innocence, has now committed …

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