• 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

    • ‘Duterte’s presidential candidacy to unite Cebu politicians’

      Cebu politicians are seen to unite for Davao City Mayor Rodrigo Duterte if he decides to seek the presidency in May 2016. Observers noted former Cebu governor Emilio Osmeña’s all-out support for the presidential bid of Duterte might prove the catalyst to unite Cebu politicians behind their fellow…

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      • Islamic State group radio claims Saudi mosque suicide attack

        The Islamic State group claimed responsibility for a suicide bombing at a Shiite mosque in Saudi Arabia, warning that more "black days" loom ahead in a direct challenge to the rulers of the Sunni kingdom. The statement on the Islamic State group's al-Bayan radio station, read aloud Friday night and…

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        • Hawks' Horford ejected from Game 3 for throwing elbow

          Atlanta forward Al Horford was ejected in the final minute of the second quarter of Game 3 of the Eastern Conference finals on Sunday night for throwing an elbow at Cavaliers guard Matthew Dellavedova. Horford and Dellavedova got tangled on the floor while scrambling for a loose ball. As…

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          • NBI fixers go high tech

            Just when you thought going online to secure a National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) clearance could address the problem with fixers, you may have to think twice. Fixers are back and, this time, armed with gadgets and a Wi-Fi connection. Fixers brazenly display their gadgets, barking “online,…

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            • UN chief urges peaceful solution of sea dispute

              United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon called Friday for a peaceful solution to territorial disputes in the South China Sea, where China’s increased assertiveness has alarmed its smaller neighbors. In Manila, Presidential Communications Operations Office Secretary Herminio Coloma Jr. appealed…

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              • 1 M students may drop out of school due to K to 12

                Up to a million students are in danger of dropping out of school once the government implements additional two years in basic education under the K-to-12 program, according to militant youth group Anakbayan. Citing a Department of Education (DepEd) report on its readiness to implement the program,…

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                • Paris Hilton: I'm down with 50 Shades

                  Paris Hilton thinks Fifty Shades of Grey is "so gorgeous". Also I like Fifty Shades of Grey, so it's a mixture of both... It's so good, it's so gorgeous," she gushed about the story to the British edition of OK! Magazine. Paris, 34, has never struggled to get a date, counting Benji Madden and Jared…

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                  • Prince Harry back with Chelsy?

                    Britain's Prince Harry and Chelsy Davy are apparently back on.The young royal romanced Chelsy on and off between 2004 to 2010, before moving on to his next longtime partner Cressida Bonas.However since they split last year, it's been rumoured Harry and

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                    • No stopping Binay in 2016

                      Vice President Jejomar Binay vowed anew yesterday that he would not back out from the presidential elections in 2016 despite the continued attacks against him and his family. Residents gave Binay a warm welcome in Iloilo as ordinary folks cheered and requested to take pictures with the Vice…

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                      • They Peeped At A Woman & Got Caught. But There’s Someone Else Out There… #ShortFilm

                        This article They Peeped At A Woman & Got Caught. But There’s Someone Else Out There…… originally appeared on Viddsee BUZZ. He and his friend have been peeping on this woman for a very long time. They had a camera and a telescope zoomed on her window

                        • Cormier submits Johnson in 3rd, wins vacant title at UFC 187

                          Daniel Cormier wore the conflict on his beaming face when he got the UFC's light heavyweight title belt strapped around his waist in the same Vegas cage where he failed to win it a few months ago. While Cormier knew he could celebrate the biggest night of a fighting career that began in poverty and…

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                          • PCSO running out of funds

                            Philippine Charity Sweepstakes Office (PCSO) chairman Ireneo Maliksi has admitted that the revenue-generating agency is running out of funds as it continues with its mandate to provide financial assistance to indigent Filipinos. Aside from providing financial help to individual recipients, Maliksi…

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                            • Auditors urged to be good public servants

                              The new Commission on Audit (COA) chief has called on the country’s auditors to live up to the challenge of becoming extraordinary government workers under constant public watch. “In my years of working in government, I have witnessed and experienced public service as a truly unique and always…

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                              • LRTA still probing collision

                                The Light Rail Transit Authority (LRTA) is still in the process of verifying the cause of the accident last Saturday where an LRT line 1 coach rear-ended another train at the Monumento station over the weekend, a Palace official said yesterday. “According to the management of the LRT, they are…

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                                • $6 M a minute: Floyd, Pacman are highest paid athletes

                                  With their megabuck showdown generating an enormous payday, Floyd “Money” Mayweather Jr. and Manny “Pacman” Pacquiao punched their way to the Top 2 positions in ESPN The Magazine’s annual list of the top-paid pro athletes in the world. Pacquiao, who fought with an injured shoulder, is netting a…

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                                  • Cops receive mid-year bonus

                                    Active duty uniformed and non-uniformed personnel of the Philippine National Police (PNP)have received their mid-year bonuses. The PNP has released P1.9 billion for the mid-year bonus of the 155,000 active duty uniformed and non-uniformed personnel. The Directorate for Comptrollership released…

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