• 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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    • Dominant LeBron's near-triple-double leads Kyrie-less Cavs to 2-0 lead over Hawks

      “In the fourth quarter, I played way too much isolation basketball, one-on-one basketball [with] a lot of the defenses set, and I was letting the clock run down way too much," James said after Game 1, according to Dave McMenamin of ESPN.com. James brilliantly balanced the responsibilities of acting…

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      • Sharapova slams 'disrespectful' treatment of Nadal

        Maria Sharapova blasted the "disrespectful" treatment of fellow French Open champion Rafael Nadal on Friday. Nadal, the nine-time champion at Roland Garros and who boasts an astonishing record of 66 wins and just one defeat, comes into the 2015 tournament ranked seven in the world, his lowest in a…

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        • Japanese deported after 16 years in BI custody

          After 16 years of being incarcerated, the Bureau of Immigration (BI) finally sent home its longest staying detainee – a 47-year-old Japanese man. BI spokesperson Elaine Tan said Junichi Inoue, who has been detained since 1999, was finally deported last Wednesday. “We are glad to have finally…

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          • 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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            • Elizabeth Olsen: Acting isn't special

              Elizabeth Olsen argues that acting is just a job like any other. The younger sister of famous twins Mary-Kate and Ashley is now stealing the limelight in hit flicks such as Avengers: Age of Ultron. With her down-to-earth attitude, it's no surprise you won't find Elizabeth hobnobbing at the latest…

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              • Ginebra San Miguel trounce Rain or Shine in Dubai Governor's cup

                Visiting Barangay Ginebra San Miguel, the most popular team in the PBA (Philippine Basketball Association), did not disappoint their Filipino fans in Dubai after they trounced Rain or Shine Elasto Painters 93-81 in front of a sell out crowd at Al Shabab Sports Cub last night. Three Ginebra players…

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                • 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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                  • Cousins In Scandalous Relationship Brings Bad Luck To Their Family #ShortFilm

                    This article Cousins In Scandalous Relationship Brings Bad Luck To Their Family originally appeared on Viddsee BUZZ. Two cousins, fully grown and consenting adults, become romantically involved. There are bigger secrets than being in an insidious relationship that will break their family apart.

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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,…

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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…

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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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                          • 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,…

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                            • Pacman still richest House member

                              For the fifth straight year, world boxing icon and Sarangani Rep. Manny Pacquiao remained the richest member of the House of Representatives, with a net worth of P1.688 billion as of December 2014. Pacquiao also remains the lone billionaire in the chamber since he was elected in 2010 based on the…

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                              • Woman on drugs kills 2 kids

                                Melisa Sumanting was reportedly drunk and high on drugs when she killed Rosalina, 2, and two-month-old Romily at their home in Barangay Silangan. Sumanting was bleeding when her sister, Monalisa Bohol, found her at the house at past 3 p.m. The children were found lifeless in bed. Bohol and her…

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                                • Elizabeth Banks: It was lust at first sight with hubby

                                  Elizabeth Banks thought it was just "lust" when she first she met her husband. The 41-year-old actress tied the knot with her other half Max Handelman in 2003, over a decade after she met him on her first day at the University of Pennsylvania. Elizabeth never expected him to be the man she would…

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                                  • P165-M anonymous Yolanda donations can’t be tapped

                                    As much as P165 million in cash donations for relief and recovery efforts in the aftermath of Super Typhoon Yolanda remain undisbursed because donors failed to identify themselves, the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) bared yesterday. About P165 million of the total P1.15 billion…

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