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Cecil Morella

Cecil Morella

    Aid pushes through to typhoon Haiyan survivors
    Aid pushes through to typhoon Haiyan survivors
    Substantial food and medical aid finally began reaching the desperate survivors of the Philippines super typhoon Saturday, but humanitarian groups...
    World-famous rice terraces under threat
    World-famous rice terraces under threat
    After putting his seedlings to bed in the world-famous Banaue rice terraces in the northern Philippines, farmer Gabriel Balicdon works as a tourist...
    Philippines hunts for more suspects in rebellion
    Philippines hunts for more suspects in rebellion
    Philippine authorities launched a manhunt on Friday for more suspects accused of helping stage a dramatic but short-lived rebellion against the...
    Philippines attempts to sell deadly volcanoes to tourists
    Philippines attempts to sell deadly volcanoes to tourists
    Rickety old jeeps barrel through a dry northern Philippines riverbed, setting off a dust storm that coats the visitors bouncing around on the back...
    The wild, wet world of river trekking
    The wild, wet world of river trekking
    "There is no right or wrong way," the trail master tells his nine fellow bushwalkers as they trace a little-known passage through the Philippines'...
    Cuba seek to regain world boxing crown
    Cuba seek to regain world boxing crown
    Cuba will be looking to put the Russian Federation in their proper place as the boys from the Caribbean seek to regain their place atop amateur...
    Soldier guards ex-Philippines president, in life and death
    Soldier guards ex-Philippines president, in life and death
    Catalino Bactat has spent nearly all his adult life guarding Ferdinand Marcos, from the time when his boss was the most powerful man in the...
    Abu Sayyaf claims Valentine's Day bombings
    Abu Sayyaf claims Valentine's Day bombings
    The Abu Sayyaf, the Muslim militant group that claimed responsibility for a series of Valentine's Day bombings in the Philippines, has been blamed...
    Hostage takers put pressure on Philippines
    Hostage takers put pressure on Philippines
    With the life of a kidnapped Filipino on the line, the Philippines sent out ambiguous and contradictory signals on Tuesday on the hostage takers'...