• Pacquiao's Olympic dream dashed

    Superstar Manny Pacquiao's wanted to fight at the Rio Games next year but does not qualify to be among the first professionals to compete at an Olympics, the head of boxing's governing body said. Wu Ching-Kuo, president of the International Boxing Association (AIBA) said the Filipino, who takes on…

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    • Enzo’s widow seen in mall abroad – QCPD

      The widow of slain international car racer Ferdinand “Enzo” Pastor, who is accused of being one of the masterminds behind his murder, has been seen at a mall abroad, a Quezon City Police District (QCPD) official said yesterday. An informant saw Dahlia Guerrero-Pastor roaming at a mall either in…

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      • ‘Sevilla fired for refusing to raise P3 B for LP’

        For refusing to raise P3 billion for the campaign kitty of the Liberal Party (LP), John Sevilla was pressured to resign as Bureau of Customs chief by the ruling party, the opposition United Nationalist Alliance (UNA) said yesterday. UNA interim president and Navotas City Rep. Tobias Tiangco said…

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        • United States seeks access to Philippine bases as part of Asia pivot

          The United States has asked for access to Philippine military bases in eight locations to rotate troops, aircraft, and ships as Washington shifts its forces to Asia and as China expands its military presence in the South China Sea. U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter, in a speech in Arizona, has…

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          • Black Widow Slut-Shamed?

            "Avengers: Age of Ultron" stars Chris Evans and Jeremy Renner have apologized after mocking Scarlett Johansson's character Black Widow. Scarlett Johansson in ‘Avengers: Age of Ultron’ (Marvel) On Wednesday, the actors were asked by Digital Spy about

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            • After working OT in NBA playoffs, Curry, Rose can earn rest

              If Stephen Curry and Derrick Rose are tired after working overtime, now is the chance to earn some rest. The Golden State Warriors and Chicago Bulls, following exhausting victories, can become the first teams to reach the second round of the NBA playoffs if they finish off sweeps Saturday. The…

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              • Nepal quake: Hundreds dead, history crumbles, Everest shaken

                A powerful earthquake struck Nepal Saturday, killing at least 906 people across a swath of four countries as the violently shaking earth collapsed houses, leveled centuries-old temples and triggered avalanches on Mt. Everest. At least 876 people were confirmed dead in Nepal, according to the…

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                • Binay open to exploring for oil with China in disputed sea

                  Vice President Jejomar Binay, considered a front-runner for the presidency in 2016, said on Thursday he would welcome a joint venture with China to explore for oil and gas in disputed areas of the South China Sea. Binay’s stance is in contrast to President Benigno Aquino, who has opposed business…

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                  • Rizal clan seeks return of grabbed property

                    Even descendants of national hero Jose Rizal did not escape the alleged human rights violations committed by the late dictator Ferdinand Marcos. Members of the Rizal clan, led by the only surviving grandson of the national hero’s brother Paciano, yesterday called on the government to return some…

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                    • Happiest nations: Phl ranks 90th

                      Switzerland is the happiest country in the world, while the Philippines placed 90th, according to a global ranking of happiness unveiled in New York on Thursday. Switzerland was followed closely by Iceland, Denmark, Norway and Canada. The 2015 World Happiness Report is the third annual report…

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                      • Chinese ship fires flares at PAF plane over Kalayaan

                        A Chinese frigate fired illumination rounds or flares at a Philippine Air Force (PAF) plane on reconnaissance patrol over the country’s Kalayaan Island Group (KIG) in the disputed Spratlys last Sunday. Sources said Pastor and his group of Filipino-American ham radio enthusiasts set up an amateur…

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                        • Car maker Honda unveils first business jet

                          Honda on Thursday unveiled its first private jet before it hits the market this summer, as the Japanese giant, better known for making cars, targets deep-pocketed business flyers. Nearly 20 years in the making, the red and white seven-seater HondaJet, about 13 metres (42 feet) long, is designed to…

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                          • He Took Advantage Of A Drunk Girl & Thought His Life Would Just Move On #ShortFilm

                            This article He Took Advantage Of A Drunk Girl & Thought His Life Would Just Move On originally appeared on Viddsee BUZZ. He thought it was just another job, but he thought wrong. While servicing a client -- a drunk girl -- this driver tries to take

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                            • Male Stars With Flawless Skin, Park Hye Jin, Kim Soo Hyun, And Lee Jong Suk

                              Actor Park Hye Jin revealed in an interview that he visits the dermatology clinic whenever his schedule allows him. Originally created to treat incurable color pigmentation diseases such as chloasma, the treatment not only evens out the skin tone through a laser procedure but also helps regenerate…

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                              • Profiles of foreigners on death row in Indonesia

                                Nine foreign drug convicts are set to be executed in Indonesia after losing all appeals for clemency. Here are brief profiles of some of the inmates, who include two from Australia, one each from Brazil, France and the Philippines. The other condemned prisoners include three Nigerians named by…

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                                • Aviation expert claims has spotted MH370 wreck between India and Malaysia in Bay of Bengal

                                  London, April 24 (ANI): An aviation technology expert has reportedly claimed that he has spotted the remains of missing Malaysian Airlines flight MH370 but needs 1.3 million pounds to find it. Andre Milne, who has been investigating the case independently since the flight disappeared in March last…

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                                  • Pentagon cites de-escalation of tensions over Iranian ships

                                    The prospect of a U.S.-Iranian confrontation over the potential delivery of Iranian weapons to rebels in Yemen has receded, Pentagon officials said Friday. U.S. Army Col. Steve Warren, a Pentagon spokesman, said the nine-ship Iranian convoy had reversed course, heading back in the general direction…

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