• Mystery Woman Buried Near Richard III

    Archaeologists found a lead coffin buried in the ruins of an English medieval church, just feet from the grave of British King Richard III. When they opened the tomb, they expected to find the skeleton of a knight or a friar. She was interred sometime in the late 13th or 14th century, before…

    • 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…

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      • Jolo apologizes to Bong in visit

        Cavite Vice Gov. Jolo Revilla wept and embraced his father as he apologized for the “accidental” shooting incident in their Ayala Alabang residence, the family’s spokesman said yesterday. Lawyer Raymund Fortun came out of the private room at the Asian Hospital and Medical Center in Muntinlupa City…

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        • Pacquiao down to work for 'fight of my life'

          Manny Pacquiao called his boxing showdown with Floyd Mayweather "the fight of my life" as he got down to work pounding the streets and gym in Los Angeles. On Monday, Pacquiao ran two miles (3.2 km) and shadow-boxed for two rounds, followed by abdominal work and breakfast of steamed rice, scrambled…

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          • India gang-rape victim 'partly to blame', says attacker

            A film-maker behind a new documentary about a fatal gang-rape in India that caused global outrage told Tuesday how one of the men sentenced to death for the killing had shown no remorse during a "chilling" interview. Mukesh Singh, one of five men convicted over the 2012 attack in New Delhi, told…

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            • After corruption allegations, come insults for Binay

              Don’t look at us, said the camp of Vice President Jejomar C. Binay. The stickers seem to rally support for the embattled second highest official of the country amid the corruption allegations he is facing. One sticker which also featured an image of the Vice President read: “Nognog pa rin 2016!”.…

              Manila Bulletin
              • A trying Heat season now hitting the stretch run

                MIAMI (AP) — To say the Miami Heat have been presented with a new problem every day since last season ended, that would be an exaggeration.

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                • British pilot proposes 'credible' theory for Malaysian Airlines flight MH370's final resting place

                  Melbourne, March 03 (ANI): A senior Boeing 777 captain has reportedly proposed a new theory for Malaysian Airlines flight MH370's final resting place that claims that the plane's pilot took the aircraft on an emotional "last farewell" near the pilot's home island of Penang, before landing it…

                  • Another source of SAF execution video identified

                    The National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) is still tracing the source of the video showing one of the wounded police commandos being finished off by Muslim rebels during the encounter in Mamasapano, Maguindanao last Jan. 25. A source from the Department of Justice (DOJ) said they have identified…

                    Philippine Star
                    • Gates still richest; Jordan joins club

                      Forbes said Monday that Bill Gates’ net worth rose to $79.2 billion in 2015 from $76 billion last year. The co-founder of Microsoft Corp. has topped the list for 16 of the last 21 years. In second place is Mexican telecommunications mogul Carlos Slim Helu, with a net worth of $77.1 billion. Next is…

                      Philippine Star
                      • Jen Garner: I’m so grateful for that very specific kind of friend

                        Jennifer Garner has revealed she is “so grateful” for her friendship with fellow mother Reese Witherspoon.

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                        • Ronda Rousey's latest movie project revealed amid criticism from rival

                          If fans were wondering what’s next for UFC bantamweight champion Ronda Rousey after her UFC 184 win, they needn’t wonder any longer.

                          • As usual, ABS-CBN, GMA7 both claim lead in TV ratings

                            Media giants ABS-CBN Corporation and GMA Network continue to hold on to their ratings leads last month, with ABS-CBN lording over the nationwide ratings while GMA remaining unbeaten in the viewer-rich Urban Luzon.According to data from Kantar Media, ABS-CBN held on to its leadership in nationwide…

                            Manila Bulletin
                            • 3 to 5 Cups of Coffee a Day May Lower Risk of Heart Attacks

                              Good news for people who drink coffee every day: Consuming a moderate amount of coffee could lower the risk of clogged arteries that can lead to a heart attack, a new study finds. The study of healthy young adults in Korea found that, compared with people who didn't drink coffee, those who drank…

                              • Mom convicted of killing son, 5, by poisoning him with salt

                                WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — A woman who blogged for years about her son's constant health woes was convicted Monday of poisoning him to death by force-feeding heavy concentrations of sodium through his stomach tube.

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                                • US running out of room to store oil; price collapse next?

                                  The U.S. has so much crude that it is running out of places to put it, and that could drive oil and gasoline prices even lower in the coming months. For the past seven weeks, the United States has been ...

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                                  • PNoy did not pocket anything from gov’t coffers – Kris

                                    Walang binulsa.”  (President Aquino may not be perfect, but he nurtured the government coffers and did not pocket anything.) Presidential sister Kris Aquino stressed this yesterday while admitting that the past month has been the most challenging in President Aquino’s almost five years as Chief…

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