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'Crising' to leave PAR on Friday

MANILA, Philippines (UPDATE) – Tropical depression "Crising" is expected to leave the Philippine Area of Responsibility (PAR) on Friday morning, the state weather bureau said.

Tampakan mining project under fire

Militants are protesting government's approval of the multibillion-dollar Tampakan mining project in South Cotabato.

Communist rebels own up to Bukidnon raid

Communist rebels claim responsibility for an attack on a plantation in Bukidnon that left one person dead.

Malaysian forces block food supply for Sulu men in Sabah

Hinaharang na ng Malaysian special forces ang mga taga-suporta at pagkain para sa higit tatlong daang Royal Security Forces ng Sultanate of Sulu sa Sabah. Ito’y para puwersahin silang umuwi ng Pilipinas. Nagpa-Patrol, Jay Ruiz. TV Patrol, Pebrero 20, 2013, Miyerkules

5-year-old girl rescued after creek fall

Daan-daang pamilya ang inilikas dahil sa bahang dala ng bagyong Crising sa ilang lugar sa Mindanao. Sa Tacloban, swerteng nailigtas ang batang nahulog sa creek. Nagpa-Patrol, Claire Cornelio. TV Patrol, Pebrero 20, 2013, Miyerkules

NPA rebels attack Dole, Del Monte plantations

One person was killed as communist rebels attacked a banana and pineapple plantation in Bukidnon. Prime Time, ANC, February 20, 2013

1 dead, 3 hurt in NPA attack vs Bukidnon plantations

Isa ang patay at tatlo ang sugatan sa pag-atake ng New People’s Army sa dalawang kumpanya ng banana at pineapple plantation sa Bukidnon. Nagpa-Patrol, Primy Cane. TV Patrol, Pebrero 20, 2013, Miyerkules


Gunmen nab 3 Chinese inmates from escorts in Cavite

Nakatakas ang tatlong presong Chinese matapos silang agawin ng mga armadong lalaki sa kanilang escorts habang patungo sa kanilang pagdinig sa Trece Martires, Cavite. Nagpa-Patrol, Maan Macapagal. TV Patrol, Pebrero 20, 2013, Miyerkules

100 families displaced by floods in Dipolog City

About a hundred families in Dipolog City were forced to flee their homes after rains brought by Tropical Depression “Crising” caused the Miputak creek to overflow. ABS-CBN News correspondent Dynah Diestro with this report. Top Story, ANC, February 20, 2013