• China gives ‘gentle reminder’ to Phl, warns small nations

    China gave the Philippines a “gentle reminder” last Tuesday that Beijing will not bully small countries but warned these nations not to make trouble willfully and endlessly. “Here is a gentle reminder to the Philippines: China will not bully small countries, meanwhile, small countries shall not…

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    • Bill Laimbeer: 'There's no question I would take LeBron James' over Michael Jordan

      First off, can we just agree that player comparisons – especially player comparisons that transcend eras – are pretty dumb? [Follow Dunks Don't Lie on Tumblr: The best slams from all of basketball] Michael Jordan retired, for the third and final time,

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      • Ronda Rousey promises 'comeuppance' after Bethe Correia's suicide joke

        Brazilian bantamweight Bethe Correia caused quite a stir Tuesday when she said that she hopes Ronda Rousey doesn’t ‘kill herself’ after their UFC 190 title tilt on Aug. 1. Many wondered if Rousey would even take the time to address the comment. Earlier today, Rousey took to social media to address…

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        • Alleged Binay dummies appear in Senate probe

          Eight of the resource persons ordered arrested by the Senate finally attended the 21st public hearing of the Senate Blue Ribbon subcommittee into the alleged anomalies involving Vice President Jejomar Binay, but the proceedings turned out to be a review of matters previously presented. For over…

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          • Christian beheads jihadist in Syria revenge killing: monitor

            A Syrian Christian fighter has beheaded an Islamic State group (IS) militant to avenge people "executed" by the jihadists in northeastern Syria, a monitor said on Friday. The Syrian Observatory for Human Rights said the incident took place on Thursday in Hasakeh province, where IS holds large areas…

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            • Alba’s billion dollar company

              Jessica Alba’s business The Honest Company has been valuated at $1 billion. The 34-year-old actress-and-entrepreneur and her partner Chris Gavigan founded the venture in 2012 with the intention of providing toxin-free household goods and baby products. Jessica is the cover girl on the latest issue…

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              • Report: Dwyane Wade could be ready to leave the Miami Heat

                Few active NBA players are as associated with their franchises as Dwayne Wade is with the Miami Heat. Beyond those credentials, he has been quite loyal to the Heat (apart from taking a few meetings as a free agent in 2010, which is almost nothing) and seemed like the sort of player who could take…

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                • Sarangani, 6 other provinces won’t be part of Bangsamoro region

                  The envisioned new Bangsamoro autonomous region in Muslim Mindanao will not include Sarangani, which is represented by world boxing champion Manny Pacquiao, and six other provinces including Palawan, which is part of Luzon. Under the opt-in provision, Rodriguez said local government units (LGUs)…

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                  • Mother gets 18 years for killing 8-year-old son in NYC hotel

                    A self-made health care millionaire who fatally drugged her developmentally disabled child five years ago in a luxury New York City hotel room was sentenced on Thursday to 18 years in prison by a judge who said he disbelieved much of her defense and scolded her for not showing remorse. Gigi Jordan,…

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                    • What Bill Gates fears more than imaginary apocalypse revealed?

                      Melbourne, May 29 (ANI): Bill Gates has revealed he is afraid of an epidemic far worse than Ebola, that would rapidly wipe out millions of people worldwide. The American business magnate said that the recent Ebola outbreak showed that the world wasn't ready to face a serious epidemic that would be…

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                      • New 'Suicide Squad' Pics!

                        We're guessing The Joker and Harley Quinn aren't loving that Batman hitched a ride on the back of their ride! The first photos of Batman (Ben Affleck) on the set of "Suicide Squad" are here! The Caped Crusader is seen on the back of a sports car being

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                        • ‘AFP modernization program needs scrutiny’

                          The military’s multibillion-peso modernization program requires a thorough assessment to make it responsive to the emerging security challenges, the Department of National Defense (DND) said yesterday. DND public affairs chief Arsenio Andolong said it would not be reasonable to expect Malacañang to…

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                          • Sacrificed Humans Discovered Among Prehistoric Tombs

                            A prehistoric cemetery containing hundreds of tombs, some of which held sacrificed humans, has been discovered near Mogou village in northwestern China. Archaeologists also found that mounds of sediment covered some of the tombs, which could have marked the location of these tombs. Within the…

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                            • Tattoos Can Cause Serious Adverse Reactions

                              About 1 in 10 people who get tattoos experiences problems with the tattoo, including infection, itching, swelling and redness, according to a small study in the June issue of the journal Contact Dermatitis. Many people in the study had complications that lingered for years after the tattoo was…

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                              • 10 Things Only The Rock Can Do

                                If anyone is going to take on the biggest earthquake in recorded history, it has to be Dwayne Johnson – 9.6 ain't got nothing on The Rock! A massive disaster movie about an estranged husband and wife traveling from Los Angeles to San Francisco in order to save their daughter in the midst of an epic…

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                                • Washington gumbo lover leaves $2,000 tip on $93 restaurant bill

                                  A Washington man shocked the staff of a neighborhood restaurant earlier this week by leaving a $2,000 for a meal of beer and gumbo he shared with a friend, the proprietor said Wednesday. The man, described by Blue 44's owner Chris Nardelli as a gumbo-loving regular who lives nearby, left the tip on…

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                                  • A fix is on the way for the iPhone messaging bug

                                    Apple is working on a solution to the curious problem of text messages that can make its smartphones crash. The bug, first noticed by a Reddit user, allows someone to repeatedly crash an iPhone simply by sending it an iMessage composed of certain symbols and Arabic characters. Receiving such an…

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