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Jim Gomez

Jim Gomez

    450 killed in deadly Philippine tropical storm
    450 killed in deadly Philippine tropical storm
    Flash floods have devastated a southern Philippines region unaccustomed to serious storms, killing at least 450 people while they slept, rousting...
    World celebrates several seven-billionth babies
    World celebrates several seven-billionth babies
    She came into the world at two minutes before midnight, a tiny, wrinkled girl born into a struggling Manila family. On Monday, she became a symbol...
    Monster typhoon threatens Phillipines, Taiwan
    Monster typhoon threatens Phillipines, Taiwan
    A strong typhoon off the Philippines' mountainous north forced authorities to close schools in the capital for a second day on Thursday as...
    Whale sharks put Philippine town on the tourist map
    Whale sharks put Philippine town on the tourist map
    Cocooned in rural seclusion, Donsol, a placid little town, long kept a big but unintended secret: In the first half of the year, the sea swarms...
    More than 100 injured in Philippine armoury blast
    More than 100 injured in Philippine armoury blast
    Huge blasts at a suburban Manila police ammunition dump injured at least 107 people, damaged several buildings and homes and set off security...