• ‘Duterte’s presidential candidacy to unite Cebu politicians’

    Cebu politicians are seen to unite for Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte if he decides to seek the presidency in May 2016. Observers noted former Cebu governor Emilio Osmeña’s all-out support for the presidential bid of Duterte might prove the catalyst to unite Cebu politicians behind their fellow…

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    • LeBron carries Cavs to overtime win over Hawks, 3-0 series lead

      James missed his first 10 shots in the game, but soon found his range and scored 15 points in the third quarter alone. The Hawks took advantage to tie the game with just over five minutes left and force overtime.

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      • China state paper warns of war over South China Sea unless U.S. backs down

        A Chinese state-owned newspaper said on Monday that "war is inevitable" between China and the United States over the South China Sea unless Washington stops demanding Beijing halt the building of artificial islands in the disputed waterway. The Global Times, an influential nationalist tabloid owned…

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        • Stephen Curry sets NBA record for most 3-pointers in one postseason

          Hall of Fame sharpshooter Reggie Miller had the previous mark, with 58 during the Indiana Pacers' march to the NBA Finals in 2000. Curry needed 13 games and 138 attempts. It was Curry's second 3-pointer of Game 3, and it was an absolute bomb — Rockets defender Jason Terry gave too much ground as…

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          • Remaining Big Blockbuster Movies of 2015

            So even if you only go to the cinema to leave behind your emotions for epic explosions, it's time to mark your calendar for these remaining big blockbusters of 2015! If you have been wondering if disaster movies have become dead in 2015 then "San Andreas" is here to fill in that gap. In his next…

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            • NBI fixers go high tech

              Just when you thought going online to secure a National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) clearance could address the problem with fixers, you may have to think twice. Fixers are back and, this time, armed with gadgets and a Wi-Fi connection. Fixers brazenly display their gadgets, barking “online,…

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              • Paris Hilton: I'm down with 50 Shades

                Paris Hilton thinks Fifty Shades of Grey is "so gorgeous". Also I like Fifty Shades of Grey, so it's a mixture of both... It's so good, it's so gorgeous," she gushed about the story to the British edition of OK! Magazine. Paris, 34, has never struggled to get a date, counting Benji Madden and Jared…

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                • 1 M students may drop out of school due to K to 12

                  Up to a million students are in danger of dropping out of school once the government implements additional two years in basic education under the K-to-12 program, according to militant youth group Anakbayan. Citing a Department of Education (DepEd) report on its readiness to implement the program,…

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                  • Forgotten for decades, fallen NY soldier finally honored

                    Carroll Heath didn't have it easy growing up in the Great Depression. Soon after graduating high school, he enlisted in the Army and wound up in the Philippines, where he's believed to have died sometime in 1942. For 70 years, he was the forgotten soldier, his name not listed among the town's war…

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                    • Cormier submits Johnson in 3rd, wins vacant title at UFC 187

                      Daniel Cormier wore the conflict on his beaming face when he got the UFC's light heavyweight title belt strapped around his waist in the same Vegas cage where he failed to win it a few months ago. While Cormier knew he could celebrate the biggest night of a fighting career that began in poverty and…

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                      • What Happens When a Harvard Engineer Gets Robbed?

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                        • Separating earthquake fact from fiction in 'San Andreas'

                          The San Andreas Fault awakens, unleashing back-to-back jolts that leave a trail of misery from Los Angeles to San Francisco. Tsunami waves swamp the Golden Gate Bridge. Hollywood's favorite geologic bad guy is back in "San Andreas" — a fantastical look at one of the world's real seismic threats.

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                          • PCSO running out of funds

                            Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) chairman Ireneo Maliksi has admitted that the revenue-generating agency is running out of funds as it continues with its mandate to provide financial assistance to indigent Filipinos. Aside from providing financial help to individual recipients, Maliksi…

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                            • They Peeped At A Woman & Got Caught. But There’s Someone Else Out There… #ShortFilm

                              This article They Peeped At A Woman & Got Caught. But There’s Someone Else Out There…… originally appeared on Viddsee BUZZ. He and his friend have been peeping on this woman for a very long time. They had a camera and a telescope zoomed on her window

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                              • $6 M a minute: Floyd, Pacman are highest paid athletes

                                With their megabuck showdown generating an enormous payday, Floyd “Money” Mayweather Jr. and Manny “Pacman” Pacquiao punched their way to the Top 2 positions in ESPN The Magazine’s annual list of the top-paid pro athletes in the world. Mayweather is raking in approximately $250 million for 12…

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                                • No stopping Binay in 2016

                                  Vice President Jejomar Binay vowed anew yesterday that he would not back out from the presidential elections in 2016 despite the continued attacks against him and his family. Residents gave Binay a warm welcome in Iloilo as ordinary folks cheered and requested to take pictures with the Vice…

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                                  • Salma Hayek: No more selfies!

                                    Salma Hayek thinks a “no more selfies” rule is a great idea for the red carpet. Organisers for the 2015 Cannes Film Festival asked celebrities to refrain from taking pictures on their smartphones while attending events. "There's a time for everything,” she told The Hollywood Reporter.

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                                    • Auditors urged to be good public servants

                                      The new Commission on Audit (COA) chief has called on the country’s auditors to live up to the challenge of becoming extraordinary government workers under constant public watch. “In my years of working in government, I have witnessed and experienced public service as a truly unique and always…

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