• The 6 richest tycoons in the Philippines in the real estate business.

    Forbes Magazine recently issued the roster of the 500 richest billionaires in the world. Six Filipinos, each with their real estate empires and interests, made it on the list. Take a look at the wealthiest tycoons in the countrys property sector:6. DAVID

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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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      • Zayn’s 1D exit has left ‘everyone feeling misled’

        Zayn Malik’s nearest and dearest are reportedly feeling “misled” after he was seen arriving at a recording studio one day after quitting One Direction. "He told everyone in the band and management that he wants to live a normal life and the next thing you know he's going into music studios and…

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        • 'Frustrated' or not, LeBron James, Kevin Love and the Cavs seem to fit awful well

          The dominant, leave-no-doubt win — which Grizzlies talismen Tony Allen deemed an "old fashioned beat down" and Zach Randolph said left him with "a sick feeling in [his] stomach" — improved the Cavs to 28-6 since Jan. 15, the day after their famed bowling trip, which marked their second game with a…

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          • Renner’s ex-wife ‘just wanted a green card’

            Jeremy Renner has claimed his estranged wife only married him “to get a green card”. The Avengers star is currently in a custody battle with ex Sonni Pacheco over their two-year-old daughter Ava. “He claims she repeatedly told their roommate Jeremy should be nice to her and not fight her on the…

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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…

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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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                • Russian superhighway could connect London to New York

                  Russia has unveiled ambitious plans to build a superhighway that, in theory, could make it possible to drive from London on one end to New York on the other. According to a report by The Siberian Times, the head of Russian Railways is asking the government to seriously consider his project dubbed…

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                  • 'Fifty Shades' director Taylor-Johnson bows out of franchise

                    Sam Taylor-Johnson will not be returning to direct the sequels to "Fifty Shades of Grey," she announced Wednesday night. "Directing 'Fifty Shades of Grey' has been an intense and incredible journey for which I am hugely grateful," she said in a statement to industry site Deadline in which she…

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                    • 16 Smartphones That Were Deemed ‘iPhone Killer,’ 2008-2011

                      After the first iPhone came out in 2007, tech publications rushed to identify the phone that would be the “iPhone killer.” SPOILER: Apple sold more than 190 million iPhones last year. It is safe to say that the iPhone has not, in fact, been killed. 1.

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                      • Tim Duncan wins $100 bet by making rare 3 in Spurs' win over Thunder

                        Tim Duncan's been an awful lot of things in his illustrious 18-year career — an NBA champion (five times), an All-Star (15 times), the league's Most Valuable Player (two times), the NBA Finals' Most Valuable Player (three times), an All-NBA selection (14 times, including 10 first-team nods), an…

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                        • Arabs inch closer to old dream of joint Arab force

                          SHARM EL-SHEIKH, Egypt (AP) — Arab leaders meeting this weekend in this Egyptian Red Sea resort are moving closer than ever to creating a joint Arab military force, a sign of a new determination among Saudi Arabia, Egypt and their allies to intervene aggressively in regional hotspots, whether…

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                          • Britney Would Love To Get Married

                            This news makes us smile: Britney Spears is happy! "I’m the happiest I’ve ever been," Britney told People in a new interview. The proud mom said her sons, Sean Preston, 9, and Jayden James, 8, are growing into "little men" – each with their own distinct personalities.

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                            • New tool to foretell heart attack/stroke risk

                              Want to know your risk of suffering a fatal heart attack or stroke in the next 10 years? A new instrument dubbed Globorisk, unveiled Thursday, will allow you to determine your risk simply by inputting your age, gender, blood pressure and cholesterol numbers, whether you have diabetes or smoke, and…

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                              • Prosecutors buck Revilla plea

                                Government prosecutors asked the Sandiganbayan yesterday to deny the request of detained Sen. Ramon Revilla Jr. to attend his daughter’s high school graduation tomorrow at the De La Salle Zobel School in Ayala Alabang, Muntinlupa.  Ombudsman lawyers

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                                • No wages for Makati councilors, staff

                                  The members of the Makati City council and 83 personnel working under them had the release of their salaries suspended by acting Mayor Romulo Peña, a councilor said yesterday. He refused to sign the checks that would cover their salaries and allowances for March 16 to 31, according to Councilor…

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                                  • De Lima: Nothing wrong with P21-M offer to Laudes

                                    Justice Secretary Leila de Lima sees nothing wrong with the reported P21-million settlement offer to the family of slain transgender Jeffrey “Jennifer” Laude for a plea bargain deal in the murder case against US Marine Lance Corporal Joseph Scott Pemberton. “We have to remember that in preliminary…

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