• CA junks plea to stop Binay suspension hearing

    The Office of the Ombudsman has suffered another setback in its bid to proceed with its preventive suspension order against Makati Mayor Jejomar Erwin “Junjun” Binay Jr. Assistant Solicitor General Hermes Ocampo cited judicial courtesy since any further action of the CA would preempt the ruling of…

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    • Marc Gasol takes frustrations out on clothing, rips jersey during Grizzlies-Kings

      It's been a frustrating few weeks for Marc Gasol. The Grizzlies' late-winter puttering has sparked questions about whether Gasol, inarguably one of the most skilled and cerebral big men on the planet, can consistently serve as the sort of aggressive, take-charge leader that Dave Joerger's club can…

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      • Opposition should field only one presidential bet – Erap

        The opposition should field only one presidential candidate in the May 2016 general elections, Manila Mayor Joseph Estrada said yesterday. Estrada made the statement after personalities from the opposition topped the latest Pulse Asia survey on voters’ preference for president in 2016. Vice…

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        • Jenner ‘demanding apology from Foxx’

          Bruce Jenner is said to be demanding an apology from Jamie Foxx. The 47-year-old actor caused controversy at the iHeartRadio Music Awards on Sunday when he made a distasteful joke about Bruce’s reported gender transformation.

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          • Megan Fox: I’m a free spirit mother

            Megan Fox has opened up about how becoming a mother has changed her life. The 28-year-old actress is mother to two-year-old Noah and 13-month-old Bodhi with husband Brian Austin Green, as well as stepmother to her husband’s 13-year-old son Kassius. Megan keeps herself busy with her various acting…

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            • Exclusive - Pentagon chief sends military wish lists to Congress with reservations

              By Andrea Shalal WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Defence Secretary Ash Carter on Monday sent Congress the military's annual "wish lists," including 12 Boeing Co F/A-18 fighter jets and 14 Lockheed Martin Corp F-35 fighter jets, but said he would not back any of the requests unless lawmakers passed a…

              • Germanwings crash: Co-pilot Lubitz' girlfriend was 'pregnant' at time of crash

                London, March 30 (ANI): Secondary school teacher Kathrin Goldbach, who was dating Germanwings co-pilot Andreas Lubitz, is believed to have discovered two weeks ago that she was expecting, a report said. The pair, who had an on-off romance for seven years, were letting the news sink in when…

                • More Pinoys get HIV through paid sex

                  More Filipinos are being infected with the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) through paid sex. Since DOH began the official evaluation of people who engaged in transactional sex in 2012 up to present, there have been 1,701 recorded cases of HIV. About 55 percent acquired HIV after engaging in paid…

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                  • Selena's dad: Mixed feelings about fans marking star's death

                    Twenty years after Selena's murder, the Latin world will remember "The Queen of Tejano" with concerts, lookalike contests, dances and a massive festival. "Of course I'm happy that, today, people remember Selena more than ever," Abraham Quintanilla Jr. said via phone from his office in Corpus…

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                    • Ayala Land talks new township in Balintawak

                      A new mixed-use, masterplanned township, going by the name of "Cloverleaf," is about to rise in Balintawak, Quezon City. A project by Ayala Land Inc. (ALI), the countrys biggest developer, the Cloverleaf will cost P25 billion over the next 10 years. Its name stems from the Balintawak interchange, a…

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                      • Senators seek amendments to Labor Code

                        Under Article 248 of the Labor Code, “to contract out services or functions being performed by union members when such will interfere with, restrain or coerce employees in the exercise of their right to self-organization” is an unfair labor practice. “Clearly, the provision does not cover…

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                        • Review: New HTC One phone is strong contender

                          NEW YORK (AP) -- HTC's flagship One phone has a lot going for it — except for strong sales. In Samsung's and Apple's shadows, HTC barely has any market share despite having good phones. But the latest edition of the

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                          • UFO conspiracy theorist claims to have seen nine-foot alien on space shuttle

                            London, Mar 29 (ANI): A UFO conspiracy theorist Clark McClelland who had claimed to be a NASA veteran, has said that he saw a nine-foot alien on the space shuttle. McClelland has maintained the truth of his story, despite being dismissed by skeptics, as 'delusional' and never having worked with…

                            • Another coaching change at Ginebra?

                              Mentored by former MVP winner Ato Agustin, the Kings were booted out by top seed Rain or Shine, 92-91, in their quarterfinal series Saturday at the Mall of Asia (MOA) Arena in Pasay City. The defeat, for sure, will linger on the minds of Ginebra management and its hordes of avid fans who have been…

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                              • For Mamasapano students, an emotional graduation

                                High school students in Barangay Tukanalipao in Mamasapano, Maguindanao thought their graduation would never push through because of the security problems in the community. Hadji Salik Kalaing National High School class valedictorian Norombai Utto, 16, wept during her speech when she called for an…

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                                • Religion Does Not Forbid Love, But Theirs Was A Forbidden Love #ShortFilm

                                  This article Religion Does Not Forbid Love, But Theirs Was A Forbidden Love originally appeared on Viddsee BUZZ. This story is set in modern day Jakarta, where the wounds from Indonesia's persecution of ethnic Chinese are still very raw. The irregular capitalisation of 'CINtA' is a play on the word…

                                  • PH offers Sabah to win Malaysia’s support for UN case vs China

                                    The Philippines has offered to downgrade its claim on Sabah in exchange for Malaysia’s support for its case against China before the United Nations. The note verbale, a copy of which was obtained by VERA Files, referred to the May 6, 2009 joint submission by Malaysia and Vietnam to the United…