• Will Danica approve if dad Vic marries Pauleen?

    Danica Sotto-:Pingris wants to tell dad Vic Sotto, “Dapat, kung talagang kayo na, siguraduhin nyo na yan.”

    Yahoo Southeast Asia Newsroom
    • Jodie Foster weds artist Alexandra Hedison

      LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jodie Foster is a married woman.

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      • Hong Kong, Philippines end emotional hostage row

        Hong Kong and the Philippines announced Wednesday they had resolved an enduring and deeply emotional row over a deadly hostage crisis, allowing soured diplomatic relations to return to normal. The breakthrough came after a deal was struck on the most sensitive issues of compensation to the victims…

        AFP News
        • Super fights open up for Pacquiao as Golden Boy and Top Rank aim to end boxing’s cold war

          For the longest time, the biggest hurdle in making boxing’s biggest fight is the rift between the competing Golden Boy Promotions of Oscar De La Hoya and Top Rank Promotions of Bob Arum.

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          • Honda bringing in its ‘Brio’ small car

            Honda Cars Philippines Inc. will compete in the small car or the so-called economy (E) category, the fastest growing car segment in the local market, as it sets the launch of Brio in the second half this year, even as it still believes the B or the subcompact car category will continue its dominant…

            Manila Bulletin
            • Children's corpses reveal desperate attempts to escape Korean ferry

              By Jungmin Jang and Ju-min Park MOKPO/SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korean divers swam though dark, cold waters into a sunken ferry on Wednesday, feeling for children's bodies with their hands in a maze of cabins, corridors and upturned decks as they searched for hundreds of missing. Writing by Nick…

              Reuters
              • China and rivals sign pact to ease maritime tensions

                China, the United States, Japan and more than a dozen other Asia-Pacific countries have signed a naval agreement aimed at ensuring miscommunication between ships at sea does not escalate into conflict. The Code for Unplanned Encounters at Sea, which was agreed Tuesday in the eastern port city of…

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                • Scientists monitor huge iceberg that broke off from Antarctica

                  By Will Dunham WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Scientists are monitoring an iceberg roughly six times the size of Manhattan - one of the largest now in existence - that broke off from an Antarctic glacier and is heading into the open ocean. NASA glaciologist Kelly Brunt said on Wednesday the iceberg covers…

                  Reuters
                  • AP WAS THERE: Probable cause of AIDS found

                    WASHINGTON (AP) — EDITOR'S NOTE: In 1981, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported the first cases of a rare pneumonia that had sickened five Los Angeles gay men. The AIDS epidemic had begun.

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                    • Knicks looking for hometown discount from Anthony

                      Potential free agent Carmelo Anthony will be asked to give the New York Knicks a discount on his next contract in order to help build a title contender, team president Phil Jackson said on Wednesday. Anthony, who finished the 2013-14 NBA season second on the scoring list with an average of 27.4…

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                      • Airport official: Teen had no clue he was in Maui

                        Long flights can leave anyone a little unsteady, but a teenager who defied the odds, surviving a flight from California to Hawaii tucked in a jetliner's wheel well, was disoriented, thirsty and could barely ...

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                        • Indonesian general says his flashy watch is a fake

                          JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesia's military commander said critics who called him out for wearing an especially luxurious watch should be quiet because the timepiece is actually a cheap Chinese fake.

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                          • Nicki Minaj goes back to beauty basics

                            Nicki Minaj had to go for a natural look because she was "low on ideas".

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                            • Balamban shipyard launches new 82,000-tonnage bulk carrier

                              Balamban, Cebu – A week following the launching of its 58,000 deadweight metric to ship, Tsuneishi Heavy Industries (Cebu) Inc. (THICI), again launched another ship, this time a much bigger vessel, that is, an 82,000-tonnage bulk carrier. The SC-209 or M/V Emerald Star is the 185th ship launched by…

                              Manila Bulletin
                              • 15 new Asian smartphone makers hoping to crush Samsung and Apple

                                Samsung is the world’s – and Asia’s – top smartphone maker. But there are a lot of rival phone-makers out there aiming to dethrone the likes of Samsung and Apple. That competition is especially strong ...

                                Tech in Asia
                                • Mark Caguioa blasts 'soft' teammates on social media

                                  Barangay Ginebra San Miguel’s Mark Caguioa, one of the pillars of the team for the longest time and the bridge from the Robert Jaworski to the current era, used social media to blasts his teammates anew.

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                                  • How Do Idol Stars Remove Their Extremely Thick Makeups?

                                    Most of them put a thick wall of foundation on skin texture and apply another layer of color makeup on eye and cheek areas. Nevertheless, some stars still flaunt clean and soft skin texture. Then how do they keep up with such clean skin condition? Cleansing always has been the basis of skin care.

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                                    • De Lima wasting time on Napoles – lawyers

                                      Manila, Philippines --- Justice Secretary Leila de Lima may be wasting her time and effort in talking to suspected P10-billion pork barrel scam mastermind Janet Lim Napoles even if the businesswoman promised to implicate lawmakers, past and present, as having actively participated in the scam.…

                                      Manila Bulletin
                                      • Marcos claim on Paoay property junked

                                        Manila, Philippines --- The Sandiganbayan has junked the Marcos family claim over a 50-hectare property in Paoay, Ilocos Norte. In a 33-page decision, the Sandiganbayan First Division said the resort property in Barangay Suba was not legally owned by the late former President Ferdinand Marcos. The…

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