• Phl, US assert rights, ignore China warning

    The United States military will continue air and sea patrols in international waters even after the Chinese navy repeatedly warned a US surveillance plane to leave the airspace over artificial islands China is creating in the disputed South China Sea. The Philippine government also declared it…

    Philippine Star
    • Curry's MVP performance keys Game 3 blowout, puts Rockets on brink

      "We had plenty of opportunities to win both of the games," said Rockets star James Harden after a brilliant Game 2 — 38 points, 10 rebounds, nine assists, three steals and a block — that ended on a sour note with a final-play turnover that sealed a 99-98 Golden State win. The Warriors absolutely…

      Ball Don't Lie
      • Looking ahead to Game 3: Hawks at Cavaliers

        The Cleveland Cavaliers' defense continued to short-circuit the Atlanta Hawks' offense. The Cavs mostly kept the Hawks' starters whisper-quiet, holding Mike Budenholzer's club to 41.8 percent shooting from the floor, a 6-for-26 mark from 3-point range, and a rate of offensive efficiency (92.4…

        Ball Don't Lie
        • Binay respects Poe’s refusal to run as his VP

          Vice President Jejomar Binay said he respects Sen. Grace Poe’s pronouncement that she is not interested to be his running mate. In an interview with ABS-CBN Davao on Thursday, Binay said the possibility of Poe becoming his running mate came out when he was asked on various occasions about a…

          Philippine Star
          • What Happens When a Harvard Engineer Gets Robbed?

            He designs a smarter home security system—without contracts, installation fees or sneaky salesmen. Discover a smarter way to protect your home today.

            AdChoicesSimpliSafeSponsored
            • Sharapova slams 'disrespectful' treatment of Nadal

              Maria Sharapova blasted the "disrespectful" treatment of fellow French Open champion Rafael Nadal on Friday. Nadal, the nine-time champion at Roland Garros and who boasts an astonishing record of 66 wins and just one defeat, comes into the 2015 tournament ranked seven in the world, his lowest in a…

              AFP News
              • Cavite cop chief sacked over torture video

                The chief of police of Carmona, Cavite was removed from his post yesterday after he was caught on video beating up a suspected cell phone snatcher in a detention cell on Jan. 25. Chief Inspector Jigger Noceda was charged with grave misconduct and violation of the anti-torture law along with two of…

                Philippine Star
                • 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,…

                  Philippine Star
                  • Businessman, partner missing

                    A businessman and his business partner were believed to have been kidnapped after they went missing in January, the National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) said yesterday. Engineer Evan Labonete, 52, and his partner Nicomedes Eguna, 55, were handling government projects including the rehabilitation…

                    Philippine Star
                    • Saudi IDs bomber after kingdom's deadliest attack in years

                      Saudi Arabia on Saturday confirmed the suicide bomber who killed 21 worshippers at a Shiite mosque had links with the Islamic State group, in what the interior ministry called an attempt to promote sectarian strife. It was the deadliest attack in years to strike the Sunni-dominated kingdom, and…

                      AFP News
                      • Army execs face attrition over promotion quota

                        Dozens of Philippine Army officials may be removed from the service due to a promotion quota system in the Armed Forces of the Philippines, according to AFP chief Gen. Gregorio Pio Catapang. In a letter to Defense Secretary Voltaire Gazmin, he requested that the 30 percent promotion quota – which…

                        Philippine Star
                        • $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…

                          Philippine Star
                          • House OKs bill on registration of prepaid SIM cards

                            The House of Representatives has approved a bill requiring the registration of all prepaid mobile phone subscriber identify module (SIM) cards. If Bill 5231 becomes a law, it will cover tens of millions of existing and future prepaid mobile phone users. At present, anyone can buy a prepaid SIM card…

                            Philippine Star
                            • Families reject Kentex apology

                              A daughter of one of the owners of Kentex Manufacturing Corp. apologized yesterday to the families of the victims of the fire that gutted the firm’s slippers factory and killed 72 people in Valenzuela City on May 13. Barbara Ang, eldest daughter of Kentex shareholder Veato Ang, met the victims’…

                              Philippine Star
                              • 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

                                Viddsee
                                • P165-M anonymous Yolanda donations can’t be tapped

                                  As much as P165 million in cash donations for relief and recovery efforts in the aftermath of Super Typhoon Yolanda remain undisbursed because donors failed to identify themselves, the Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) bared yesterday. About P165 million of the total P1.15 billion…

                                  Philippine Star
                                  • 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…

                                    Associated Press
                                    • Fears exist that ISIS could procure nukes from Pakistan in a year

                                      London, May 23 (ANI): Fears exist that the savage militant group ISIS may soon obtain a weapon of mass destruction from Pakistan, according to reports. It is believed that the murderous group has billions of dollars in the bank and would use links to corrupt officials in the region of Pakistan to…

                                      ANI