• Roach worried by Pacquiao’s nagging cramps

    Trainer Freddie Roach admitted yesterday that he is having trouble dealing with the leg cramps that has bothered Manny Pacquiao in his recent fights. Roach told Yahoo! Sports’ Kevin Iole that one of the steps taken to resolve the problem is to purchase an anti-inflammatory cream that cost $1,800…

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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

      Access Hollywood
      • Philippines hits back at Beijing over South China Sea

        The Philippines on Saturday shot back at Beijing's criticism of its activities in the South China Sea, saying they were "in no way comparable to China's massive reclamation activities" in the waters. It also said accusations that Manila was being "hypocritical" would not distract people from…

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        • China's Xi attempts to reassure on Asian investment, economy

          China's President Xi Jinping said Saturday that Beijing's new Asian investment schemes do not aim to displace existing regional programmes, after US scepticism about the Beijing-backed AIIB bank. China is expanding its financial clout in Asia with the founding of a "Belt and Road" scheme to invest…

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          • Ben Affleck: I’m so proud of Jennifer

            Ben Affleck is “very, very proud” of his wife Jennifer Garner. The Oscar winning actor and director paid tribute to his spouse when he addressed a Senate Appropriations State, Foreign Operations and Related Programs Subcommittee in Washington, D.C. on aid in Africa on Thursday. Ben has been married…

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            • Torn-up sick notes show crash pilot should have been grounded

              By Tom Käckenhoff DUESSELDORF, Germany (Reuters) - German authorities said on Friday they had found torn-up sick notes showing that the pilot who crashed a plane into the French Alps was suffering from an illness that should have grounded him on the day of the tragedy. French prosecutors believe…

              Reuters
              • Phl, Japan sign P9.6-B ODA projects

                The Philippines and Japan have signed agreements for six official development assistance (ODA) projects amounting to 22.289 billion yen or around P9.6 billion. Foreign Affairs Secretary Albert del Rosario and Japanese Ambassador Kazuhide Ishikawa

                Philippine Star
                • Junjun’s case reaches SC

                  The temporary restraining order (TRO) issued by the Court of Appeals (CA) on the six-month suspension of Makati Mayor Jejomar Erwin “Junjun” Binay has reached the Supreme Court (SC). Through the Office of the Solicitor General, Ombudsman Conchita Carpio-Morales on Wednesday filed a petition before…

                  Philippine Star
                  • 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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                    • Filing: Teen says mom killed her siblings found in freezer

                      A teenager told authorities that her mother killed two siblings and forced her to put one of the bodies in the freezer of their Detroit home where both were found by an eviction crew. Details of death and extreme abuse emerged Thursday as Mitchelle Blair appeared in court, two days after the bodies…

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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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                        • PNPA spotlight falls on Ampatuan grandson

                          The stigma of being a namesake of the principal suspect in the 2009 Maguindanao massacre did not prevent Cadet First Class Andal Ampatuan III from entering and graduating from the Philippine National Police Academy (PNPA). Ampatuan III, now with a rank of police inspector, is a grandson of former…

                          Philippine Star
                          • 'Furious 7': A Surprise Ending

                            The "Fast & Furious" movies are known for great cliffhanger endings, but the latest, "Furious 7," changes direction. Tyrese Gibson, who returns as Roman in the latest installment, revealed on Friday's Access Hollywood Live that end will bring on the tears instead of the shock. "You know what is…

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                            • Apple's Tim Cook will give away all his money: Fortune

                              Fortune magazine cited the head of the world's largest technology corporation as saying he planned to donate his estimated $785 million fortune to charity - after paying for his 10-year-old nephew's college education. "You want to be the pebble in the pond that creates the ripples for change," Cook…

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                              • JetBlue pilot who yelled during flight sues airline for $16M

                                A JetBlue Airways pilot who scared passengers by yelling about Jesus and al-Qaida during a 2012 trip from New York to Las Vegas sued the airline for more than $16 million Friday, saying it jeopardized the flight by failing to recognize he was ill. Clayton Osbon's lawsuit in Manhattan federal court…

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                                • Recording: Woman, ex-Clippers owner discussed hiding gifts

                                  The woman whose recording of Donald Sterling cost him the Los Angeles Clippers was forced Thursday to answer questions about recordings in which she and the billionaire discussed how to hide a house he bought her. Several of the 500 recordings V. Stiviano made during a nearly four-year relationship…

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                                  • Police: Man stabs wife to death while their 7 kids are home

                                    A man stabbed his wife to death after he slapped one of their seven children for playing videogames and she confronted him about it, police said Friday. Goodyear police said the children witnessed at least part of the Thursday night attack, and a 14-year-old daughter called 911 to frantically plead…

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