• Sy moves up, Villar enters Forbes list of billionaires

    Eleven Filipinos are included in Forbes’ 2015 list of richest people in the world. Filipino-Chinese tycoon Henry Sy Sr. continues to be the wealthiest man in the Philippines. The 90-year-old SM supermalls, banking and property tycoon ranked 73rd among the world’s richest with an increased net worth…

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    • Pacquiao big hit so far in Vegas sports books vs Mayweather

      Manny Pacquiao has always believed he can do what 47 other fighters before him have failed to do — beat Floyd Mayweather Jr. in the ring. A flurry of early action on Pacquiao has already narrowed the odds for the big fight in this city's legal sports books. By the time they get into the ring May 2,…

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      • US billionaire says WWII Japanese ship found in Philippines

        Microsoft co-founder Paul Allen said Wednesday he had found one of Japan's biggest and most famous battleships on a Philippine seabed, some 70 years after American forces sank it during World War II. Excited historians likened the discovery, if verified, to finding the Titanic, as they hailed the…

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        • Sorry, contenders, Ray Allen is not returning to the NBA this season

          The NBA's contenders will have to look for shooters elsewhere. Future Hall of Famer Ray Allen, the league's all-time leader in made 3-pointers, will not play this season. The 39-year-old Allen announced his decision through his agent, Jim Tanner of Tandem Media and Entertainment.

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          • Noy holds 3-hour bull session with SAF

            For three and a half hours yesterday, the Special Action Force (SAF) troopers, particularly those involved in the Mamasapano operation, finally had a bull session with President Aquino to discuss their concerns and needs, something they failed to do the first time the Chief Executive tried to talk…

            Philippine Star
            • After corruption allegations, come insults for Binay

              Don’t look at us, said the camp of Vice President Jejomar C. Binay. The stickers seem to rally support for the embattled second highest official of the country amid the corruption allegations he is facing. One sticker which also featured an image of the Vice President read: “Nognog pa rin 2016!”.…

              Manila Bulletin
              • How To Buy Your First Car

                So you’ve had enough of your jeep/bus/MRT commute and you think you’re ready to buy your first car. Congratulations! A … The post How To Buy Your First Car appeared first on iMoney.ph.

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                • Jon Jones believes he can beat Cain Velasquez, but will 'super fight' ever happen?

                  The term ‘super fight’ gets thrown around a lot in the sport of mixed martial arts, but a bout between the UFC's two biggest champs would be a sight to see.

                  • Miley Cyrus 'ready to elope'

                    Miley Cyrus has apparently got Patrick Schwarzenegger "under her spell".

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                    • Jolo apologizes to Bong in visit

                      Cavite Vice Gov. Jolo Revilla wept and embraced his father as he apologized for the “accidental” shooting incident in their Ayala Alabang residence, the family’s spokesman said yesterday. Lawyer Raymund Fortun came out of the private room at the Asian Hospital and Medical Center in Muntinlupa City…

                      Philippine Star
                      • British pilot proposes 'credible' theory for Malaysian Airlines flight MH370's final resting place

                        Melbourne, March 03 (ANI): A senior Boeing 777 captain has reportedly proposed a new theory for Malaysian Airlines flight MH370's final resting place that claims that the plane's pilot took the aircraft on an emotional "last farewell" near the pilot's home island of Penang, before landing it…

                        • Iraqi forces try to seal off Islamic State around Tikrit

                          By Ahmed Rasheed and Dominic Evans BAGHDAD (Reuters) - Thousands of Iraqi soldiers and Shi'ite militiamen sought to seal off Islamic State fighters in Tikrit and nearby towns on Tuesday, the second day of Iraq's biggest offensive yet against a stronghold of the Sunni militants. Iranian military…

                          • Gates still richest; Jordan joins club

                            Forbes said Monday that Bill Gates’ net worth rose to $79.2 billion in 2015 from $76 billion last year. The co-founder of Microsoft Corp. has topped the list for 16 of the last 21 years. In second place is Mexican telecommunications mogul Carlos Slim Helu, with a net worth of $77.1 billion. Next is…

                            Philippine Star
                            • Another source of SAF execution video identified

                              The National Bureau of Investigation (NBI) is still tracing the source of the video showing one of the wounded police commandos being finished off by Muslim rebels during the encounter in Mamasapano, Maguindanao last Jan. 25. A source from the Department of Justice (DOJ) said they have identified…

                              Philippine Star
                              • Heat coach Erik Spoelstra (kind of) performs 'Billie Jean' at karaoke

                                Spoelstra refused to let go of the rope throughout a performance featuring relatively little singing.

                                Ball Don't Lie
                                • US running out of room to store oil; price collapse next?

                                  The U.S. has so much crude that it is running out of places to put it, and that could drive oil and gasoline prices even lower in the coming months. For the past eight weeks, the United States has been producing and importing an average of 1.1 million more barrels of oil every day than it is…

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                                  • As usual, ABS-CBN, GMA7 both claim lead in TV ratings

                                    Media giants ABS-CBN Corporation and GMA Network continue to hold on to their ratings leads last month, with ABS-CBN lording over the nationwide ratings while GMA remaining unbeaten in the viewer-rich Urban Luzon.According to data from Kantar Media, ABS-CBN held on to its leadership in nationwide…

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