• Mistranslation sealed Maguindanao massacre victims’ fate – witness

    Former Maguindanao governor Andal Ampatuan Sr. may have mistranslated the word “media” when he ordered his son, Andal Jr., to kill all the victims of the Maguindanao massacre, according to a witness whose testimony was among those considered in the denial of his bail plea. In his testimony, the…

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    • Google executive among hundreds dead from Nepal quake

      Dan Fredinburg, a Google executive who described himself as an adventurer, was among the hundreds who died in a massive earthquake that struck Nepal on Saturday. Google confirmed his death. Lawrence You, the company's director of privacy, posted online that Fredinburg was in Nepal with three other…

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      • Cavs win Game 4, finish sweep of Celtics, but enter Round 2 with questions

        The Cleveland Cavaliers took care of business on Sunday, earning a 101-93 win over the Boston Celtics to finish off a four-game sweep in their best-of-seven first-round playoff series. LeBron James scored 27 points on 10-for-24 shooting, 10 rebounds, eight assists, three steals and a block — his…

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        • I’ve never seen a better Manny, says trainer Roach

          Manny Pacquiao came late for training then left early but he still went all-out atop the ring which impressed trainer Freddie Roach with barely seven days to go before his historic fight with Floyd Mayweather Jr. in Las Vegas. Because of an ongoing event, there was heavy traffic on the way to the…

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          • Kim Visits Bruce Jenner

            Kim Kardashian continues to support her stepdad, Bruce Jenner, after the Olympian revealed he is transitioning to a woman. The 34-year-old reality star was photographed pulling up at Bruce's Malibu, Calif., house in her Rolls Royce Phantom on Saturday. It's no surprise North's mom is spending time…

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            • Remains of Michigan woman last seen at Halloween party found

              The skeletal remains found at a home construction site in southeastern Michigan are those of a 22-year-old woman who went missing last fall after attending a Halloween party, a medical examiner's spokesman said Saturday. Ryan Bridges with the medical examiner's office in Wayne County told The…

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              • 'Money' Mayweather even has an assistant to pick up his undies !

                Sydney, Apr 25 (ANI): Floyd Mayweather, the world highest-paid athlete, has a bizarre sense of distributing jobs to his entourage, including a job to pick up his workout underwear after his training. According to News.com.au, the unbeaten US boxing champion has very specific jobs for his friends…

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                • Deadliest earthquakes of the past 30 years

                  At least 1,170 people are known to have died in Nepal, officials say, after a powerful 7.8 magnitude quake rocked the country on Saturday. Below is a list of some of the world's deadliest earthquakes in the past 30 years. -- August 11, 2012: Twin earthquakes

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                  • Balikatan features new weapons

                    CAMP OLIVAS, Pampanga – Filipino troops participating in the annual Balikatan military exercises had the opportunity to use some of the advanced “toys for the big boys” used by their American counterparts. The military hardware being used in the Balikatan 2015 include Stryker tanks and digitally…

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                    • A Bride-To-Be Investigates Her Fiance’s Past, Secrets & His Ex #ShortFilm

                      This article A Bride-To-Be Investigates Her Fiance’s Past, Secrets & His Ex originally appeared on Viddsee BUZZ. The ex got a complete makeover. She got a complete shock. Catherine staged a garage sale before her big move to Hawaii with her fiancé,

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                      • Here's a shirtless Darko Milicic singing and giving beer to his tattoos

                        When last we checked in with Darko Milicic, the former No. 2 overall pick had decided to pursue an invigorating and rewarding second career as a professional kickboxer. Yep, that's a shirtless Darko Milicic pounding beers and heartily singing a "patriotic/pump-up-our-country song" alongside Baja…

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                        • New technology lifts Ayala Bridge

                          The Department of Public Works and Highways has extended the closure of Ayala Bridge to May 12 to allow its contractors to raise the structure by 70 centimeters and be able to withstand a 7.2-magnitude earthquake. Frey-Fil Corp., one of the project contractors, employed a new engineering technology…

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                          • Islamic State threatens Mindanao, Phl tells Asean

                            Foreign Affairs Secretary Albert del Rosario bared yesterday before the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) reports of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS) threat to the Philippines through the Black Flag Movement in Mindanao. Speaking before ASEAN foreign ministers, Del Rosario…

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                            • Nepal earthquake: LIVE REPORT

                              16:33 GMT - AFP IS NOW CLOSING THIS LIVE REPORT - on the Nepal quake, which killed more than 1,200 people as it tore through large parts of Nepal, toppling office blocks and towers in Kathmandu and triggering a deadly avalanche at Everest base camp. Officials

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                              • Utah couple married 74 years dies within hours of each other

                                Just after her mother died at age 94, Carol Bradford went to see her 95-year-old father and told him the news. "I leaned over and whispered in his ear, 'Mom has passed, and she's waiting for you in heaven.' I think after that, he knew he had accomplished what he needed, and he felt that he could…

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                                • Sereno told: Don’t scold lawyers

                                  To avoid accusations of prejudgment in cases being heard by the Supreme Court (SC), justices must avoid scolding lawyers during oral arguments. Retired SC Associate Justice Vicente Mendoza gave this unsolicited advice yesterday to Chief Justice Ma. Lourdes Sereno, who scolded lawyer Sandra Coronel…

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                                  • After working OT in NBA playoffs, Curry, Rose can earn rest

                                    If Stephen Curry and Derrick Rose are tired after working overtime, now is the chance to earn some rest. The Golden State Warriors and Chicago Bulls, following exhausting victories, can become the first teams to reach the second round of the NBA playoffs if they finish off sweeps Saturday. The…

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