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Pope Francis (photo by Aleteia Image Department/ Flickr)

Pope Francis recalls cost of war at WWII site

Pope Francis called war “the destruction of ourselves” during visits Thursday to an American military cemetery and the site of a Nazi massacre in Rome as he marked the Catholic All Souls’ Day commemorating the dead.

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Man with knife attacks 8 people in Munich

A man with a knife attacked eight people in Munich on Saturday and then fled, police said. The suspected assailant, a local German already known to police for theft and other offenses, was arrested a few hours later.

Vida Cruz (contributed photo)

Filipina wins at International Writing contest

Vida Cruz, a resident of Manila, has been officially announced as a winner in the Writers of the Future Contest. The contest, one of the most prestigious writing competitions, is in its 34th year and is judged by some of the premier names in speculative fiction.

Earthquake | Angelo_Giordano, Pixabay

Mexico quake death toll jumps to 32

One of the most powerful earthquakes ever to strike Mexico has hit off its southern Pacific coast, killing at least 15 people, toppling houses and businesses and sending panicked people into the streets more than 650 miles (1,000 kilometers) away.

Philippine Movement for Climate Justice

Groups bring Anti-Coal struggle to Supreme Court

The Philippine Movement for Climate Justice, along with the communities and other civil society organizations (CSOs), filed the first ever case on coal in the Supreme Court against the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) and the Department of Energy (DOE) for neglecting its duty to act as vanguards of energy security and environmental sustainability.

Jahlil Okafor

NBA Trade Rumors: New Orleans Pelicans Join Race for Jahlil Okafor

The NBA trade deadline is fast approaching and the Philadelphia 76ers have a couple of big men to worry about. It remains to be seen who between Jahlil Okafor and Nerlens Noel will be moving though both can be dealt simultaneously as well.

Shabu Buy Bust in San Juan City, Philippines (ODN)

NBI Sting Operation Uncovers Big Shabu Lab in San Juan; Six Arrested

The National Bureau of Investigation apprehended six people Friday afternoon, in San Juan City, Philippines via two different sting operations.