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Rising Fil-Am basketball player Ron Harper Jr. leads a new generation

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DISTRICT HEIGHTS, Maryland -- During Labor Day Weekend, Philippine Inter-City Basketball of North America (PIBNA) 40th Anniversary welcomed the debut of Ron Harper Jr. Started in 1976, PIBNA is the original Filipino annual inter-city basketball tournament. Now with over 80 teams, Filipinos from America, Canada, and beyond travel to be a part of this renowned Labor Day tradition.

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Olympian sells Rio silver medal to pay for boy’s cancer treatment

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For Piotr Malachowski, a Polish discus thrower, his years of strenuous training and hard work paid off when he won silver in the recently concluded 2016 Rio Olympics. But as he returned to his country, one woman wrote a letter pleading for his help.

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After Vargas, Pacman wants Floyd rematch

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There’s a more pressing reason why Sen. Manny Pacquiao is fighting again against Jessie Vargas on Nov. 5 in Las Vegas.

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So who needs this no-glory Pacquiao fight?

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Questions continued to be raised on the relevance of Manny Pacquiao’s fight against the clearly inferior Jessie Vargas in Las Vegas on Nov. 5.

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PH wins more golds in Dragon Boat World Championships

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The Philippines collected two more gold medals from the ICF Dragon Boat World Championships despite the frigid conditions at the Krylatskoe Olympic racing course in Moscow, Russia.

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Ft. Bonifacio softbelles took a swing at Li’l League in Delaware

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SAN FRANCISCO -- A pleasant surprise occurred at the recent Pistahan Festival here. Showing up in their uniform were the young members of the Fort Bonifacio High School softball team from Makati, Metro Manila.

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Frayna makes history as PH’s 1st Woman Chess Grandmaster

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Janelle Mae Frayna made history by becoming the Philippines’ first ever Woman Chess Grandmaster.

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Pacquiao to help PSC build new training center

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Bigger finances mean brighter chances for an Olympic gold medal.

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Early childhood intervention can help a child succeed in school

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Over the summer, I attended a pediatric congress through The Medical City on the factors that affect learning. The most striking tidbit for me came from a developmental pediatrician. She said that she was seeing more and more preschool-age children exhibiting delays in the development of language and social skills, indicating the possibility of autism.

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Tokyo 2020 priority for instant star Hidilyn Diaz

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Olympic silver medalist Hidilyn Diaz reiterated her commitment for flag and country in the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.

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