• Beyoncé goes sheer at Met Gala

    Beyoncé Knowles wore her most revealing ensemble to date at the 2015 Met Gala in New York last night. The 33-year-old songstress made jaws drop when she arrived at the Big Apple's Metropolitan Museum of Art on Monday wearing a sheer Givenchy gown. To even out the dramatic look Beyoncé kept her…

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    • Pacman questions Nevada body decision on medication

      The morning after his loss to Floyd Mayweather Jr. at the MGM Grand, Filipino superstar Manny Pacquiao questioned the decision by the Nevada State Athletic Commission denying the Filipino champion’s request for medication on his injured right shoulder hours before the fight. In a press conference…

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      • BI files rap vs Thai for insulting Pinoys

        For insulting Filipinos by calling them “Pignoys” and “low-class slaves,” a Thai man is now the subject of a deportation charge by the Bureau of Immigration (BI), an official said yesterday. The BI issued on Monday a deportation charge against Prasertsri Kosin, who uses the handle “Koko Narak” on…

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        • China accuses Phl of violating South China Sea Code

          China has accused the Philippines of violating a 13-year-old informal code of conduct in the South China Sea with its building work on disputed islets, firing back again after repeated criticism of China’s own construction work. China and the 10-member Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN)…

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          • Philippines' largest telco sees costly, painful fight

            Philippine Long Distance Telephone, the country's largest telecommunications firm, said Tuesday it expects to spend nearly $1 billion in a "painful" fight to survive the consumer shift to digital from traditional phone services. The listed company said net profit for the first three months of the…

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            • Oldest complete copy of Ten Commandments displayed in Israel

              The world's oldest complete copy of the Ten Commandments is going on rare display at Israel's leading museum in an exhibit tracing civilization's most pivotal moments. The 2,000-year-old Dead Sea Scroll, from a collection of the world's most ancient biblical manuscripts discovered near the Dead Sea…

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              • The San Antonio Spurs? Gone till November.

                Is this the first summer that will allow us to slough off the San Antonio Spurs? Mind you, San Antonio has aligned itself with a rather enviable outlook even if the team’s franchise leader walks away this summer. Tim Duncan, having just turned 39 and having just about accomplished everything a man…

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                • Pregnant 10-year-old rape victim denied abortion in Paraguay

                  By Anastasia Moloney BOGOTA(Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Paraguay's decision to deny a pregnant 10-year-old girl an abortion after she was allegedly raped by her stepfather has sparked a national debate over the country's strict abortion law. Paraguay's health minister recently refused a request…

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                  • Blake Lively: My boobs weigh me down

                    Blake Lively has joked her post-pregnancy breasts are what make her heavier. The 27-year-old actress looks exceptionally trim considering she welcomed her daughter James, who she has with husband Ryan Reynolds, in December.

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                    • Contract battle brewing over $14M Blackbeard 'treasure'

                      Nearly 300 years after the pirate Blackbeard's flagship sank off the North Carolina coast, a shipwreck-hunting company and the state are battling over treasure linked to the vessel — but they're fighting with legal filings, not cutlasses, and the treasure is $14 million in disputed revenue and…

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                      • Saudi king warns of Iran threat, rebels hit border town

                        Saudi Arabia's King Salman on Tuesday urged his fellow Gulf leaders to stand up to Iran, as Yemeni rebels backed by Tehran bombarded a Saudi border city. Salman's call came at a summit of Gulf monarchs in Riyadh also attended by French President Francois Hollande, who said his country was "by the…

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                        • Indonesia to stop sending domestic workers to Mideast: reports

                          Indonesia will stop sending new domestic workers to 21 Middle Eastern countries, reports said on Tuesday, after the recent execution of two Indonesian women in Saudi Arabia angered Jakarta. The ban affects countries including Saudi Arabia -- a major destination for Indonesian maids -- United Arab…

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                          • Shipwrecks Spotted in Crystal-Clear Waters of Lake Michigan

                            Early spring is apparently a good time to look for shipwrecks in Lake Michigan. Earlier this month, a helicopter from the Coast Guard's Air Station in Traverse City, Michigan, was out on a routine patrol over the lake, looking for boats in distress or anything out of the ordinary. When Petty…

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                            • Top beauty looks from the 2015 Met gala

                              New York attracted the most beautiful and talented fashion faces Monday night for the Metropolitan Museum's annual Costume Institute Gala, and as expected, there were some strong beauty looks on the red carpet. Cara Delevingne led the way with an elaborate display of Eastern-inspired body art to…

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                              • Husband of Facebook's Sandberg died on treadmill: official

                                US tech executive David Goldberg, the husband of Facebook's Sheryl Sandberg, apparently died after falling on a treadmill and striking his head at an upscale resort in Mexico, authorities said. Goldberg, 47, was the chief executive of online polling firm SurveyMonkey and husband of Facebook's chief…

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                                • Napoles daughter seeks lifting of arrest warrant

                                  Janet Lim-Napoles’ daughter has asked the Court of Tax Appeals (CTA) to lift the arrest warrant issued against her for failing to attend her arraignment on a P17.46-million tax evasion case. Lawyers of Jeane Catherine Napoles have filed an urgent ex-parte motion to lift the bench warrant against…

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                                  • Jon Jones' manager says UFC star may not fight in Octagon again

                                    The future of former UFC light heavyweight champion Jon Jones has been up in the air ever since he was stripped of his title by the UFC after an alleged felony hit-and-run at the end of April. Jones, who is essentially undefeated (sans a technicality early in his career) is widely regarded as the…

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