• Obama: US would defend Japan in islands dispute

    TOKYO (AP) — Showing solidarity with Japan, President Barack Obama affirmed Thursday that the U.S. would be obligated to defend Tokyo in a confrontation with Beijing over a set of disputed islands, but urged all sides to resolve the long-running dispute peacefully.

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    • Pacquiao has lost his 'pop', Mayweather

      Floyd Mayweather says Manny Pacquiao has lost a step and that the Filipino's superstar slide has coincided with his decision to split from former strength trainer Alex Ariza. The 37-year-old undefeated welterweight champ Mayweather weighed in Wednesday on the latest performance by Pacquiao who beat…

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      • Kim Chiu hits nose in minor accident

        Kapamilya actress Kim Chiu met a minor accident in the morning of Wednesday, April 23, when she hit her nose against her van’s metal interior.

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        • The Secret of Celebrities’ Flawless Skin

          In order to have flawless skin, you have to pay more attention to facial wash up and skin care. Many stars place their skin toner, mist and booster inside a bathroom so that they could immediately apply them as soon as they finish their facial wash up.

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          • Biologists watching fish runs after deadly slide

            DARRINGTON, Wash. (AP) — Fisheries biologist Pete Verhey waded through the cold, clear creek that feeds into the North Fork of the Stillaguamish River, scanning riffles and side channels looking for evidence of fish eggs.

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            • Camilla's brother dies in NY of head injury

              NEW YORK (AP) — The Prince of Wales and his wife, Camilla, are "utterly devastated" by the death of her brother, who fell outside a hotel bar and suffered a head injury.

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              • Josh McRoberts floors LeBron James with forearm to throat late in Heat's Game 2 win over Bobcats (Video)

                The Charlotte forward send the reigning MVP to the deck holding his throat, but came away with a common personal foul.

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                • Body found of boy who made first call from Korea ferry: report

                  The body of a high school student who made the first distress call from a sinking South Korean ferry was recovered from the submerged vessel on Thursday, news reports said. The student, identified by his surname Choi, had called the emergency 119 number at 8:52am on Wednesday last week, three…

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                  • 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.”

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                    • Jodie Foster marries girlfriend

                      Jodie Foster has reportedly tied the knot with Alexandra Hedison, who she has been dating for less than a year.

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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…

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                        • 15 Things Introverts Love

                          You're all in favor of a long conversation with a friend. But small talk with strangers? Not so much.

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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…

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                            • 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…

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                              • 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 ...

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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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                                  • Teen missed Africa, 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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                                    • Power Pinays bow to Japan, relegated to battle for 5th to 8th in Asian women’s club volleyball tourney

                                      MATCHES TODAY (Thursday, April 24th at the Nakhompathom Gym) 10:00AM (11:00AM Philippine time) IND vs. SIN (Final for 9th place) 12:00NN (1:00PM Philippine time) PHI vs. VIE (Semifinal, 5th-8th) 2:00PM (3:00PM Philippine time) IRI vs. THA (Semifinal, 5th-8th) 4:00PM (5:00PM … Continue reading →

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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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