• CA junks plea to stop Binay suspension hearing

    The Office of the Ombudsman has suffered another setback in its bid to proceed with its preventive suspension order against Makati Mayor Jejomar Erwin “Junjun” Binay Jr. Assistant Solicitor General Hermes Ocampo cited judicial courtesy since any further action of the CA would preempt the ruling of…

    Philippine Star
    • Marc Gasol takes frustrations out on clothing, rips jersey during Grizzlies-Kings

      It's been a frustrating few weeks for Marc Gasol. The Grizzlies' late-winter puttering has sparked questions about whether Gasol, inarguably one of the most skilled and cerebral big men on the planet, can consistently serve as the sort of aggressive, take-charge leader that Dave Joerger's club can…

      Ball Don't Lie
      • First China air force drills in 'far offshore' Pacific

        China's air force has carried out its first ever military drill over the western Pacific Ocean, state media said, highlighting Beijing's growing military reach. Several aircraft from China's People's Liberation Army (PLA) on Monday flew over the ocean via the Bashi Channel, which runs between…

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        • Megan Fox: I’m a free spirit mother

          Megan Fox has opened up about how becoming a mother has changed her life. The 28-year-old actress is mother to two-year-old Noah and 13-month-old Bodhi with husband Brian Austin Green, as well as stepmother to her husband’s 13-year-old son Kassius. Megan keeps herself busy with her various acting…

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          • Germanwings crash: Co-pilot Lubitz' girlfriend was 'pregnant' at time of crash

            London, March 30 (ANI): Secondary school teacher Kathrin Goldbach, who was dating Germanwings co-pilot Andreas Lubitz, is believed to have discovered two weeks ago that she was expecting, a report said. The pair, who had an on-off romance for seven years, were letting the news sink in when…

            ANI
            • Selena's dad: Mixed feelings about fans marking star's death

              Twenty years after Selena's murder, the Latin world will remember "The Queen of Tejano" with concerts, lookalike contests, dances and a massive festival. "Of course I'm happy that, today, people remember Selena more than ever," Abraham Quintanilla Jr. said via phone from his office in Corpus…

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              • Review: New HTC One phone is strong contender

                NEW YORK (AP) -- HTC's flagship One phone has a lot going for it — except for strong sales. In Samsung's and Apple's shadows, HTC barely has any market share despite having good phones. But the latest edition of the

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                • Ayala Land talks new township in Balintawak

                  A new mixed-use, masterplanned township, going by the name of "Cloverleaf," is about to rise in Balintawak, Quezon City. A project by Ayala Land Inc. (ALI), the countrys biggest developer, the Cloverleaf will cost P25 billion over the next 10 years. Its name stems from the Balintawak interchange, a…

                  Property24 Philippines
                  • 'Walking Dead' Finale Recap

                    In its first ever extended finale, "The Walking Dead" delivered 90 minutes of shocks, surprises and twists. In the back, a man wakes from his slumber – it's Lennie James' Morgan! At a small campfire, he boils some water and makes some instant oatmeal. "What's the 'W' for?" Morgan asks the man, who…

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                    • UFO conspiracy theorist claims to have seen nine-foot alien on space shuttle

                      London, Mar 29 (ANI): A UFO conspiracy theorist Clark McClelland who had claimed to be a NASA veteran, has said that he saw a nine-foot alien on the space shuttle. McClelland has maintained the truth of his story, despite being dismissed by skeptics, as 'delusional' and never having worked with…

                      ANI
                      • Japan grants P4-B loan to help decongest Metro traffic

                        The Japanese government will be providing some P4 billion to the Philippines for road projects aimed at decongesting monstrous traffic jams in Metro Manila. Noriaki Niwa, chief representative of the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA), said the loan will cover major interchanges to…

                        Manila Bulletin
                        • For Mamasapano students, an emotional graduation

                          High school students in Barangay Tukanalipao in Mamasapano, Maguindanao thought their graduation would never push through because of the security problems in the community. Hadji Salik Kalaing National High School class valedictorian Norombai Utto, 16, wept during her speech when she called for an…

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                          • South Koreans cook the least and Italians love food the most: report

                            South Koreans cook the least, Indians and Ukrainians spend the most time pottering in the kitchen, and Italians are the most passionate about food and cooking. At the other end of the spectrum comes South Korea, where respondents averaged less than four hours (3.7) a week cooking for themselves. A…

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                            • Another coaching change at Ginebra?

                              Mentored by former MVP winner Ato Agustin, the Kings were booted out by top seed Rain or Shine, 92-91, in their quarterfinal series Saturday at the Mall of Asia (MOA) Arena in Pasay City. The defeat, for sure, will linger on the minds of Ginebra management and its hordes of avid fans who have been…

                              Manila Bulletin
                              • Exclusive - Pentagon chief sends military wish lists to Congress with reservations

                                By Andrea Shalal WASHINGTON (Reuters) - U.S. Defence Secretary Ash Carter on Monday sent Congress the military's annual "wish lists," including 12 Boeing Co F/A-18 fighter jets and 14 Lockheed Martin Corp F-35 fighter jets, but said he would not back any of the requests unless lawmakers passed a…

                                Reuters
                                • NBA Power Rankings: Top seeds facing balancing act

                                  1. Golden State Warriors (Record: 60-13; last week: 1): Two interesting statistics about Stephen Curry: He is third in the NBA in steals per game (2.1) and 42nd in minutes per game (32.8). 2. Cleveland Cavaliers (Record: 48-27; last week: 2):

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                                  • Singapore teen behind anti-Lee Kuan Yew video faces charges

                                    A Singaporean teenager arrested for posting an expletive-laden YouTube video attacking Christianity and the country's late founding leader Lee Kuan Yew will be charged in court with "wounding" religious feelings, harassment and circulating obscene content, police said Tuesday. Police said they…

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