• 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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    • Curry wants what LeBron has in Warriors-Cavaliers NBA Finals

      Stephen Curry and LeBron James, this season's brightest stars, are taking basketball's biggest stage. The NBA Finals start June 4 with the Golden State Warriors against the Cleveland Cavaliers, two teams who have little experience playing this time of year. Curry is aiming for what the four-time…

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      • Marcos wants roads renamed to honor Ninoy, Cory

        Sen. Ferdinand Marcos Jr. is pushing the approval of bills to rename two provincial roads to honor the memory of President Aquino’s parents. Marcos sponsored Committee Reports 153, 154, and 155, containing House Bills 4400, 4398, and 1042, respectively, proposing to name a circumferential road in…

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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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          • 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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            • Selena & Justin Reunite

              Are Selena Gomez and Justin Bieber back in the friend zone or the more than friend zone? The on-again/off-again one-time couple was seen in the same Snapchat on Wednesday, which naturally was uploaded to YouTube for all their fans to obsess about. So

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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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                • Boston bomber to face victims when death sentence handed down in June

                  Boston Marathon bomber Dzhokhar Tsarnaev late next month will confront people who lost limbs and loved ones in the deadly 2013 attack when he is scheduled to be formally sentenced to death for his crimes, a judge said on Thursday. The same federal jury that found Tsarnaev, 21, guilty of killing…

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                  • Bobbi Kristina ‘will never come off life support’

                    Bobbi Kristina will “never” be removed from life support by her family, according to reports. The 22-year-old daughter of late singer Whitney Houston was placed in a medically induced coma after being found unresponsive in the bathtub of her Roswell, Georgia home on January 31.

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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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                      • Kenyan lawyer offers '50 cows' for marrying Obama's daughter

                        Nairobi, May 27 (ANI): A Kenyan lawyer has asked for President Barack Obama's elder daughter Malia's hand in marriage, and is ready to offer the US First Family 50 cows, 70 sheep and 30 goats as bride price. Kiprono, who claims to be writing a letter to the US president asking him to bring Malia,…

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                        • Portman reflects on Harvard education

                          Natalie Portman was keen to prove she was more than “just a dumb actress” when she arrived at Harvard University. The 33-year-old actress attended Harvard from 1999 to 2003, and left with a degree in psychology. "When I came in as a freshman in 1999, I felt like there had been some mistake and that…

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                          • Sony Xperia Z3+ hands-on

                              Overview Sony unveiled its newest flagship smartphone, the 5.2-inch Xperia Z3+, today. Known in Japan as the Z4 (the Japan version includes Digital TV and a Japan-specific FeliCA RFID smart card reader), the Z3+ boasts a slimmer, lighter design, a

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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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                              • 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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                                • 'Dementor' wasp, giant stick insect among new Mekong finds

                                  From a soul-sucking 'dementor' wasp named after a creature from the Harry Potter books to a half-metre long stick insect, scientists identified 139 new species in the Greater Mekong Region in 2014, according to a new report. Many of the newly-described species are already under threat from new…

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                                  • Chicago Bulls fire head coach Tom Thibodeau

                                    The Chicago Bulls fired head coach Tom Thibodeau on Thursday, bringing an end to years of palace intrigue within United Center and weeks of speculation that the increasingly contentious relationship between the Bulls' front office and the hard-charging and remarkably successful coach had run its…

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