• Mayweather is 'biggest challenge of my life' - Pacquiao's trainer

    Hall of Fame trainer Freddie Roach, who turned 55 on Thursday, has seen it all during a legendary career as a cornerman to the world's greatest fighters. Roach has trained a string of world champions such as Bernard Hopkins, Julio Cesar Chavez and Oscar De La Hoya. "It's the biggest challenge of my…

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    • Kim Kardashian Goes Blonde!

      Kim Kardashian – we barely recognize you! Kim Kardashian and Kanye West are seen on March 5, 2015 in Paris (Getty) The reality star stepped out in Paris on Thursday debuting her new blonde hair. The 34-year-old was spotted with husband Kanye West heading

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      • Billionaire finds wreck of WWII ship in Phl

        Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen says he has found the Japanese Navy’s biggest warship at the bottom of the sea in the Philippines, 70 years after US forces sank it. Allen posted a photo on Twitter on Tuesday of the World War II battleship Musashi’s rusty bow, which bore the Japanese empire’s…

        Philippine Star
        • Miriam bucks house arrest for Enrile

          Sen. Miriam Defensor-Santiago believes granting Senate Minority Leader Juan Ponce Enrile house arrest, while former President Gloria Macapagal-Arroyo remains under hospital detention, will violate the equal protection clause of the Constitution. “That’s already a violation of the equal protection…

          Philippine Star
          • Ohio mom, boyfriend guilty; child emailed teacher for help

            A woman and her boyfriend pleaded guilty to raping her young children and were sentenced to prison on Wednesday, a year after one of her daughters emailed a teacher for help and said she and her siblings were being chained to their beds, deprived of food and sexually assaulted. The case, in the…

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            • Kevin Garnett rips Nuggets: 'They quit on Brian Shaw. I thought they'd quit again'

              The Denver Nuggets improved to 2-0 in the Melvin Hunt era on Wednesday night, scoring a 100-85 road win over the Minnesota Timberwolves thanks in large part to a 34-16 second quarter and a balanced attack featuring nine players chipping in at least six points, led by an 18-point, 14-rebound outing…

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              • PHL embassy verifying three alleged Filipino MERS-COV victims in Saudi

                Philippine officials in Saudi Arabia are verifying reports that three Filipinos were infected by the deadly Middle East Coronavirus, the Department of Foreign Affairs (DFA) said on Thursday. “Our embassy in Riyadh is coordinating with relevant authorities to gather sufficient information on the new…

                Manila Bulletin
                • Sy moves up, Villar enters Forbes list of billionaires

                  Eleven Filipinos are included in Forbes’ 2015 list of richest people in the world. Filipino-Chinese tycoon Henry Sy Sr. continues to be the wealthiest man in the Philippines. The 90-year-old SM supermalls, banking and property tycoon ranked 73rd among the world’s richest with an increased net worth…

                  Philippine Star
                  • Top 10 Asian superhero movies

                    Anyone familiar with the world of comic books and superheroes should know those 'superheroic' sound effects. Now bear in mind that Asia is one vast continent. With a Boom! and a Zap!, we present to you our top 10 choice of the most Ka-pow! Asian superhero movies.

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                    • Man accused of faking Facebook account for teen sex photos

                      A New York man used a fake Facebook account to coerce a teenage girl into sending him nude photos and videos of herself and traveled to New Jersey to have sex in a park with another teen girl he met online, ...

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                      • Alien abduction? Stolen by Russia? MH370 theories keep coming

                        By Jane Wardell SYDNEY (Reuters) - A year on from the disappearance of Malaysia Airlines Flight MH370, an extraordinary amount of key data remains unknown - fuelling conspiracy theories and heated online debate about one of aviation's biggest mysteries. The resulting theories range from the wild -…

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                        • Decades after war, Vietnam and the U.S. battle a legacy of bombs

                          By Nguyen Ha Minh TRIEU PHONG, Vietnam (Reuters) - Red skull-and-crossbones markers dot the horizon in a barren patch of land in Vietnam where missteps could be fatal. The signs warn of landmines and bombs, the legacy of a war with the United States that claims casualties even today, four decades…

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                          • Ex-crew recognizes photos of sunken Japanese battleship

                            A former crewmember on a Japanese battleship that sank during World War II said Thursday he recognized photos of wreckage discovered this week off the Philippines by a team led by Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen. Shizuhiko Haraguchi served as a gunnery officer on the Musashi, one of the largest…

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                            • Heat coach Erik Spoelstra (kind of) performs 'Billie Jean' at karaoke

                              Sure, Shane Battier might have retired after the 2013-14 season to become a broadcaster, but that doesn't mean he's stopped pursuing his true passion — hosting karaoke events to raise money for charity. Battier held his annual "Battioke" event on Tuesday night, an evening of South Beach song and…

                              Ball Don't Lie
                              • Grandpa bags P42-M lotto pot

                                A 75-year old grandfather from Quezon City yesterday claimed his P42,610,228 million windfall after hitting the Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) Super Lotto 6/49 jackpot drawn last February 17.PCSO officials said the lucky senior citizen matched the winning combination…

                                Manila Bulletin
                                • California teacher found hanging knew suicide's devastation

                                  The Southern California teacher whose students found her hanging from her classroom ceiling knew the devastating effects of suicide: Her own father went missing and was found dead with a bullet wound to his head after committing suicide nearly four years earlier. Jillian Jacobson, 31, had spoken…

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                                  • MH370 families trapped in 'black hole' one year later

                                    A. Amirtham, a retired Malaysian clinic worker, suffers fainting spells and a lack of sleep and appetite over the disappearance of her only son Puspanathan. Li Jiuying is tormented by the loss of her big brother Li Guohai and the burden of lying to their elderly mother that he was not on the…

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