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UPI Almanac for Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2014.
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Filipino gov't to seize $29M from Marcos family account

MANILA, Feb. 12 (UPI) -- The federal government in the Philippines will seize bank accounts belonging to former dictator Ferdinand Marcos worth up to $29 million, officials said.

Japanese soldier who fought in Philippines after WWII ended dies

TOKYO, Jan. 17 (UPI) -- Hiroo Onoda, a Japanese intelligence officer who fought in the Philippines long after World War II ended, died of heart failure at age 91, his family said.

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UPI Almanac for Monday, Dec. 30, 2013.
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UPI Almanac for Saturday, Sept. 28, 2013.
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UPI Almanac for Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2013.
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Manila court tosses $2 billion U.S. judgment against Marcos estate

MANILA, July 15 (UPI) -- A trial court in the Philippines has dismissed a $2 billion claim against the estate of deposed president Ferdinand Marcos.
Documents leaked on banking havens

Documents leaked on banking havens

WASHINGTON, April 5 (UPI) -- Leaked documents reveal how the rich, crooks and politicians use offshore banking havens to protect their money, a journalism group in Washington said Thursday.

Law to compensate martial law victims

MANILA, Feb. 25 (UPI) -- Victims of human rights violations during years of martial law will receive compensation under a law approved Monday by the Philippine president, officials say.

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UPI Almanac for Monday, Feb. 25, 2013.
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UPI Almanac for Thursday, Feb. 7, 2013.
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Philippines remembers Marcos era

MANILA, Jan. 30 (UPI) -- The Philippines legislature has approved a bill that would authorize the teaching of atrocities committed under former President Ferdinand Marcos.

Philippines may end hunt for Marcos wealth

MANILA, Philippines, Jan. 2 (UPI) -- The head of a commission that has been pursuing the wealth of former Philippine dictator Ferdinand Marcos said the organization should be abolished.

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UPI Almanac for Sunday, Dec. 30, 2012.
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UPI Almanac for Monday, Dec. 10, 2012
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UPI Almanac for Friday, Sept. 28, 2012.
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UPI Almanac for Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2012.
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Marcos jewelry might go on display

MANILA, Philippines, Sept. 5 (UPI) -- The Philippines new head of tourism said he is studying a proposal to put the jewelry collection of former first lady Imelda Marcos on display in Manila.

$12,000 missing from Freddie Aguilar vault

QUEZON CITY, Philippines, Aug. 27 (UPI) -- Philippines folk singer-songwriter Freddie Aguilar lost $12,000 stashed in a vault and believes he knows the thief, police said.
Charges dropped against Marcos son-in-law

Charges dropped against Marcos son-in-law

MANILA, Philippines, July 30 (UPI) -- The Philippine Supreme Court dropped charges against the son-in-law of ex-President Ferdinand Marcos in a $4.67 billion ill-gotten-wealth case.

Filipino group Bayan says U.S. bigger nuclear threat than North Korea

MANILA, Philippines, April 11 (UPI) -- The Filipino Bayan party says that the U.S. is a bigger nuclear threat than North Korea.

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UPI Almanac for Saturday, Feb. 25, 2012.
By United Press International

Marcos siblings ordered to be defendants

MANILA, Philippines, Feb. 21 (UPI) -- The Philippines Supreme Court ordered three children of ex-President Ferdinand Marcos be reinstated as defendants in a $4.67 billion ill-gotten-wealth case.

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UPI Almanac for Tuesday, Feb. 7, 2012.
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UPI Almanac for Friday, Dec. 30, 2011.
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