• Donaire wins in a flash; Nietes stops Mexican

    It didn’t take long for Nonito Donaire Jr. to announce that he still has what it takes to be called a champion once more. The Filipino Flash, who was knocked out last October, was his old self, deadly and explosive, last night at the Smart Araneta Coliseum. Donaire needed less than two rounds to…

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    • Zayn Malik Breaks Silence

      Zayn Malik has spoken out for the first time since leaving One Direction, saying he's doing "what's right." The 22-year-old singer chatted with Britain's The Sun about his departure and if he might ever return to the world's biggest boy band. "I'm feeling

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      • Inside Floyd Mayweather's camp, where the cars are clean

        While Floyd Mayweather Jr. worked inside, a man with a spray bottle and cloth worked to make sure there wasn't an offending particle of dust on the ride the fighter would pilot home. This was a relatively light day of work at the gym Mayweather owns in this city's faux Chinatown just west of the…

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        • Palace: West Philippine Sea construction projects resuming despite China’s protest

          Malacañang yesterday stood firm on the government’s decision to resume construction activities in territories within the West Philippine Sea amid protests from China. Deputy presidential spokesperson Abigail Valte said the construction activities being undertaken by the Philippines are not within…

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          • Oregon's pink chicken mystery solved; owner explains

            PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) — The mystery of Portland's pink chickens is solved.Multnomah County Animal Services says the birds' owner told the agency he used food coloring, beet juice and Kool-Aid to dye the two birds, then released them to "make people smile

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            • NBA Playoff Picture Update: Warriors come out, play, clinch top seed

              With just a few weeks remaining until the NBA postseason, every night can impact the standings. NBA Playoff Picture keeps you up to date on all the most important news for all 16 berths and seeds. Wonderful Warriors: With a 108-95 win at the Milwaukee Bucks, the Golden State Warriors have clinched…

              Ball Don't Lie
              • Hugh Jackman 'Wolverine' News

                Hugh Jackman is getting de-clawed. The actor announced on Saturday that he is almost done with the role of his "X-Men" character, Wolverine. "WOLVERINE ...ONE LAST TIME. HJ," he posted on Instagram, with a photo of his two fists and three claws coming

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                • Warships move in key strait as airstrikes widen in Yemen

                  As airstrikes in Yemen intensified on their second day Friday, Egypt and Saudi Arabia were considering an intervention on the ground, aimed at giving the president a secure foothold to return to the country, while backing Sunni tribesmen to fight against Shiite rebels and their allies, military…

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                  • "Transformers" expands franchise with spinoffs

                    29 Mar – Looks like Paramount Pictures will be following in Lucasfilms' footsteps with their "Star Wars" plan, by expanding the "Transformers" cinematic universe with more sequels and spinoffs. The studio is bringing in Academy award-winning director-producer Akiva Goldsman to work with…

                    Cinema Online
                    • From new logos to New Coke: when corporations make mistakes

                      Mega coffee chain Starbucks wanted to spark a conversation about race when it asked baristas to write "Race Together" on customers' cups as part of a broader effort, but people standing in line for their morning java were not amused. Many voiced complaints on social media and elsewhere that they…

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                      • Israel’s connection with prophetic events (3)

                        Here are excerpts of his speech: “I want to thank you Democrats and Republicans for your common support for Israel, year after year, decade after decade. “This is why -- this is why, as a prime minister of Israel, I can promise you one more thing: Even if Israel has to stand alone, Israel will…

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                        • Crash pilot was psychiatric patient, planned big gesture - paper

                          The Bild newspaper published an interview with a woman who said she had had a relationship in 2014 with Andreas Lubitz, the man French prosecutors believe locked himself alone in the cockpit of the Germanwings Airbus on Tuesday and steered it into the French Alps, killing all on board. "He did it…

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                          • Review: Galaxy S6 phones are Samsung's best yet

                            A better design, a sharper camera and easier-to-use software make the new Galaxy S6 phones the best Samsung has yet to offer. Although Samsung has been praised for its improved hardware, much of what I like is in the software — specifically, what's not in it. After a few years of making phones…

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                            • Baby girl born with 'trunk' labelled as 'Ganesha' in Aligarh

                              Aligarh (Uttar Pradesh), Mar. 29 (ANI): A baby girl born with a 'trunk' has become the center of attraction in a village in Aligarh, Uttar Pradesh, as people are flocking to see her believing that she is an incarnation of Lord Ganesha. Born on Thursday, the child has a protuberance between her two…

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                              • Diabetes drugs may increase risk of heart failure

                                Washington, Mar 29 (ANI): A new study has examined that glucose or sugar-lowering medications prescribed to patients with diabetes may pose an increased risk for the development of heart failure in these patients. The study conducted at American College of Cardiology examined clinical trials of…

                                ANI
                                • Elton John ‘still upset with mother’

                                  The 90-year-old matriarch gave a startling account of their seven-year feud to the Daily Mail in an article published earlier this week, alleging the Rocket Man singer said he “hated” her. Sheila also claimed they haven’t spoken at all since their falling out, but apparently Elton will continue…

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                                  • Miriam pushes tougher graft law

                                    Sen. Miriam Defensor-Santiago has filed a bill that would make public officials liable for violations of the Anti-Graft and Corrupt Practices Act even if they are elected to a fresh term or a new position. In filing Senate Bill 2716, Santiago sought to address what she said was the doctrine of…

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