• Phl, US assert rights, ignore China warning

    The United States military will continue air and sea patrols in international waters even after the Chinese navy repeatedly warned a US surveillance plane to leave the airspace over artificial islands China is creating in the disputed South China Sea. The Philippine government also declared it…

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    • After week in jail, Florida mom agrees to son's circumcision

      A Florida woman's yearslong battle with her child's father over the boy's circumcision ended Friday after she agreed to the procedure in exchange for her release from jail. In a remarkable turnaround after a week behind bars for contempt and an initial hearing in which she was ordered to remain…

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      • Arnie is back, in new 'Terminator' trailer

        Arnold Schwarzenegger is back: the "Terminator" star has released a new action-packed trailer for his return to the franchise which made his name. The film, entitled "Terminator Genisys" is scheduled for release July 1 in the United States and was directed by Alan Taylor. Schwarzenegger cemented…

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        • Houston star Harden's unique game hard to stop _ and to like

          The Warriors did shut him down on the final play to take a 2-0 lead in the Western Conference finals. Opinions vary, but everyone who knows basketball seems to respect the game of arguably the best shooting guard in the NBA — especially the Warriors. "He gets a head of steam going towards the rim,…

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          • Binay respects Poe’s refusal to run as his VP

            Vice President Jejomar Binay said he respects Sen. Grace Poe’s pronouncement that she is not interested to be his running mate. In an interview with ABS-CBN Davao on Thursday, Binay said the possibility of Poe becoming his running mate came out when he was asked on various occasions about a…

            Philippine Star
            • The Richest Senators In The Philippines

              The 2014 Statement of Assets, Liabilities, and Net Worth for politicians and public servants are now available for anyone to view. So if you were wondering how much your senators are worth, now’s the perfect time to find out. And to make life easier for

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              • Businessman, partner missing

                A businessman and his business partner were believed to have been kidnapped after they went missing in January, the National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) said yesterday. Engineer Evan Labonete, 52, and his partner Nicomedes Eguna, 55, were handling government projects including the rehabilitation…

                Philippine Star
                • Iraq forces move to Anbar front as anti-IS fightback nears

                  Iraqi forces retook territory from the Islamic State group east of Ramadi Saturday, commanders said, in their first counterattack since the jihadists' capture of the Anbar provincial capital last week. The UN Security Council, meanwhile, condemned the deadly suicide bombing of a Shiite mosque…

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                  • The cost of plumped up pouts

                    Kylie Jenner – the 17-year-old sibling of Kim Kardashian – is currently attracting a great deal of attention due to her pumped up pout. Dubbed the Kylie Jenner Lip Challenge, girls have been using bottles as a suction device to add volume to their mouths - putting themselves at risk of serious…

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                    • Consultant, facing joblessness, claims P5.9-M lotto pot

                      A 39-year-old information technology consultant, whose job contract will expire this month, has claimed his share of the 6/45 Mega Lotto’s P17.8-million jackpot in its May 13 draw, the Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) announced yesterday. “I could not sleep for the past several days,…

                      Philippine Star
                      • Is it a UFO? Sun halo sparks fear and jokes in Mexico

                        Was it a UFO? A rainbow-like halo surrounded the sun over Mexico City on Thursday, an optical phenomenon that triggered a social media frenzy of pictures and jokes about the end of the world. "I have received some 30 phone calls from people who are scared and think that it's a bad omen, others…

                        AFP News
                        • Could another English king be buried under a car park?

                          Just three years after the extraordinary discovery of King Richard III under a car park, researchers think another medieval English monarch might be found buried beneath a parking lot and are hoping to find him. Philippa Langley, the inspiration behind the successful hunt for Richard III's remains,…

                          • House OKs bill on registration of prepaid SIM cards

                            The House of Representatives has approved a bill requiring the registration of all prepaid mobile phone subscriber identify module (SIM) cards. If Bill 5231 becomes a law, it will cover tens of millions of existing and future prepaid mobile phone users. At present, anyone can buy a prepaid SIM card…

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                            • 42ºC heat index kills 2 in Isabela

                              A 62-year-old grandmother and a 53-year-old farmer died from heat stroke as the heat index was reported to have reached 42 degrees Celsius in Isabela province since Wednesday. Heat index or apparent temperature is what the temperature feels like to a human body when both air temperature and…

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                              • A 12-Yr Old Discovers Masturbation. Here’s How His Family Handled It. #ShortFilm

                                This article A 12-Yr Old Discovers Masturbation. Here’s How His Family Handled It. originally appeared on Viddsee BUZZ. In this Korean short film, a young boy starts discovering his sexuality, much to the dismay of his strict Christian family. Many

                                • Families reject Kentex apology

                                  A daughter of one of the owners of Kentex Manufacturing Corp. apologized yesterday to the families of the victims of the fire that gutted the firm’s slippers factory and killed 72 people in Valenzuela City on May 13. Barbara Ang, eldest daughter of Kentex shareholder Veato Ang, met the victims’…

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                                  • LA Lakers confirm NBA legend Kobe Bryant to depart after one more season

                                    Kobe Bryant will make next season his last with the Los Angeles Lakers after 20 years and five NBA titles. - #360basketball: Rockets fail to get to grips with Steph Curry - Golden State take 1-0 lead over Houston Rockets in West finals - NSL Basketball