• Pacquiao: Mayweather is the fight of my life

    Manny Pacquiao called his boxing showdown with Floyd Mayweather “the fight of my life” as he got down to work pounding the streets and gym in Los Angeles. On Monday, Pacquiao ran two miles (3.2 km) and shadow-boxed for two rounds, followed by abdominal work and breakfast of steamed rice, scrambled…

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    • LeAnn Rimes' ex: She shouldn't have divorced me

      LeAnn Rimes' ex-husband believes divorcing him was the biggest career mistake she's ever made. The 32-year-old singer's marriage to Dean Sheremet ended after she had an affair with her now spouse Eddie Cibrian.

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      • 8 of 10 cities most at risk from natural disasters located in Phl – study

        Eight of 10 world cities most exposed to natural hazards are in the Philippines and more than half of the 100 cities most exposed to earthquakes, storms and other disasters are in four Asian nations, according to a research. The study, published on Wednesday by risk analysis firm Verisk Maplecroft,…

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        • Billionaire finds wreck of WWII ship in Phl

          Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen says he has found the Japanese Navy’s biggest warship at the bottom of the sea in the Philippines, 70 years after US forces sank it. Allen posted a photo on Twitter on Tuesday of the World War II battleship Musashi’s rusty bow, which bore the Japanese empire’s…

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          • Man accused of faking Facebook account for teen sex photos

            A New York man used a fake Facebook account to coerce a teenage girl into sending him nude photos and videos of herself and traveled to New Jersey to have sex in a park with another teen girl he met online, federal prosecutors said Wednesday. Clifford Wares, of Warwick, an hour's drive northwest of…

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            • Lovato: Be natural and proud

              Demi Lovato knows her body doesn’t define her. The 22-year-old singer inspired her fans earlier this week when she posted a bikini snapshot of herself, proudly boasting that she doesn’t have a thigh gap. "For some reason this whole thigh gap thing has kind of swept over what people think is…

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              • Double the Trouble Found Under Hawaii's Kilauea Volcano

                Hawaii's big, booming eruptions are born from just under Kilauea volcano's peak, a new study confirms. The results suggest that Kilauea volcano also taps a deeper source, because the shallower magma chambers are too tiny to account for all of the lava that has streamed across the island's surface…

                • UNA hits PNP selection process

                  The United Nationalist Alliance (UNA) hit yesterday the apparent machinations in the selection of the new Philippine National Police (PNP) chief. Navotas Rep. Toby Tiangco, UNA interim president, said the administration and the ruling Liberal Party (LP) are perpetuating the bata-bata or patronage…

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                  • Fresh graduates urged to join gov’t

                    Graduating students are being urged to consider a career in government service and take the civil service examinations on May 3. The Civil Service Commission (CSC) said the Career Service Examination-Paper-and-Pencil Test for sub-professional and professional levels is designed to measure an…

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                    • Decades after war, Vietnam and the U.S. battle a legacy of bombs

                      By Nguyen Ha Minh TRIEU PHONG, Vietnam (Reuters) - Red skull-and-crossbones markers dot the horizon in a barren patch of land in Vietnam where missteps could be fatal. The signs warn of landmines and bombs, the legacy of a war with the United States that claims casualties even today, four decades…

                      • Grandpa bags P42-M lotto pot

                        A 75-year old grandfather from Quezon City yesterday claimed his P42,610,228 million windfall after hitting the Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) Super Lotto 6/49 jackpot drawn last February 17.PCSO officials said the lucky senior citizen matched the winning combination…

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                        • Top 10 Asian superhero movies

                          Anyone familiar with the world of comic books and superheroes should know those 'superheroic' sound effects. Now bear in mind that Asia is one vast continent. With a Boom! and a Zap!, we present to you our top 10 choice of the most Ka-pow! Asian superhero movies.

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                          • Ohio mom, boyfriend guilty; child emailed teacher for help

                            A woman and her boyfriend pleaded guilty to raping her young children and were sentenced to prison on Wednesday, a year after one of her daughters emailed a teacher for help and said she and her siblings were being chained to their beds, deprived of food and sexually assaulted. The case, in the…

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                            • Alien abduction? Stolen by Russia? MH370 theories keep coming

                              By Jane Wardell SYDNEY (Reuters) - A year on from the disappearance of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370, an extraordinary amount of key data remains unknown - fuelling conspiracy theories and heated online debate about one of aviation's biggest mysteries. The resulting theories range from the wild -…

                              • It’s Been 6 Years Since Kim Min Jong’s Last Kiss

                                Jun Hyun Moo remarked, “Kim Min Jong is too honest, I’m surprised,” unable to hide his shock. Moving on to another topic about working out, Kim Min Jong revealed he likes to do finger pushups to maintain his health. Finding out it was harder than it looks, Jun Hyun Moo said, “My finger almost bent”…

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                                • Miriam bucks house arrest for Enrile

                                  Sen. Miriam Defensor-Santiago believes granting Senate Minority Leader Juan Ponce Enrile house arrest, while former President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo remains under hospital detention, will violate the equal protection clause of the Constitution. “That’s already a violation of the equal protection…

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                                  • Witherspoon: My man is the best

                                    Reese Witherspoon “would not be where I am in this life” if it wasn’t for her husband Jim Toth. The 38-year-old actress married agent Jim in March 2011 and the pair are parents to two-year-old son Tennessee together. In the picture, Jim is seen wearing a blue hooded rain jacket while holding onto…

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