• Brother-in-law of Britain's Prince Charles dies in New York

    Mark Shand, the brother-in-law of Britain's Prince Charles, died in a New York hospital on Wednesday after suffering a serious head injury in a fall outside a club following a charity event. Shand, 62, was the younger brother of Camilla Parker Bowles, who became the Duchess of Cornwall as the…

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    • Will Danica approve if dad Vic marries Pauleen?

      Danica Sotto-:Pingris wants to tell dad Vic Sotto, “Dapat, kung talagang kayo na, siguraduhin nyo na yan.”

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      • Jodie Foster marries girlfriend

        Jodie Foster has reportedly tied the knot with Alexandra Hedison, who she has been dating for less than a year.

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        • I was afraid to return from injury, admits Ronaldo

          The Ballon d'Or holder was thrust back into the startng line-up in the win over Bayern Munich but says he felt ready after three weeks out

          • Children's corpses reveal desperate attempts to escape Korean ferry

            By Jungmin Jang and Ju-min Park MOKPO/SEOUL (Reuters) - South Korean divers swam though dark, cold waters into a sunken ferry on Wednesday, feeling for children's bodies with their hands in a maze of cabins, corridors and upturned decks as they searched for hundreds of missing. Writing by Nick…

            • Hong Kong, Philippines end emotional hostage row

              Hong Kong and the Philippines announced Wednesday they had resolved an enduring and deeply emotional row over a deadly hostage crisis, allowing soured diplomatic relations to return to normal. The breakthrough came after a deal was struck on the most sensitive issues of compensation to the victims…

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              • Scientists monitor huge iceberg that broke off from Antarctica

                By Will Dunham WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Scientists are monitoring an iceberg roughly six times the size of Manhattan - one of the largest now in existence - that broke off from an Antarctic glacier and is heading into the open ocean. NASA glaciologist Kelly Brunt said on Wednesday the iceberg covers…

                • Super fights open up for Pacquiao as Golden Boy and Top Rank aim to end boxing’s cold war

                  For the longest time, the biggest hurdle in making boxing’s biggest fight is the rift between the competing Golden Boy Promotions of Oscar De La Hoya and Top Rank Promotions of Bob Arum.

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                  • China and rivals sign pact to ease maritime tensions

                    China, the United States, Japan and more than a dozen other Asia-Pacific countries have signed a naval agreement aimed at ensuring miscommunication between ships at sea does not escalate into conflict. The Code for Unplanned Encounters at Sea, which was agreed Tuesday in the eastern port city of…

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                    • Honda bringing in its ‘Brio’ small car

                      Honda Cars Philippines Inc. will compete in the small car or the so-called economy (E) category, the fastest growing car segment in the local market, as it sets the launch of Brio in the second half this year, even as it still believes the B or the subcompact car category will continue its dominant…

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                      • AP WAS THERE: Probable cause of AIDS found

                        WASHINGTON (AP) — EDITOR'S NOTE: In 1981, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported the first cases of a rare pneumonia that had sickened five Los Angeles gay men. The AIDS epidemic had begun.

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                        • Indonesian general says his flashy watch is a fake

                          JAKARTA, Indonesia (AP) — Indonesia's military commander said critics who called him out for wearing an especially luxurious watch should be quiet because the timepiece is actually a cheap Chinese fake.

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                          • Nicki Minaj goes back to beauty basics

                            Nicki Minaj had to go for a natural look because she was "low on ideas".

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                            • How Do Idol Stars Remove Their Extremely Thick Makeups?

                              Most of them put a thick wall of foundation on skin texture and apply another layer of color makeup on eye and cheek areas. Nevertheless, some stars still flaunt clean and soft skin texture. Then how do they keep up with such clean skin condition? Cleansing always has been the basis of skin care.

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                              • 15 new Asian smartphone makers hoping to crush Samsung and Apple

                                Samsung is the world’s – and Asia’s – top smartphone maker. But there are a lot of rival phone-makers out there aiming to dethrone the likes of Samsung and Apple. That competition is especially strong ...

                                Tech in Asia
                                • Mark Caguioa blasts 'soft' teammates on social media

                                  Barangay Ginebra San Miguel’s Mark Caguioa, one of the pillars of the team for the longest time and the bridge from the Robert Jaworski to the current era, used social media to blasts his teammates anew.

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                                  • 15 Things Introverts Love

                                    You're all in favor of a long conversation with a friend. But small talk with strangers? Not so much.

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                                    • Ship that sank in 1888 found near San Francisco's Golden Gate Bridge

                                      By Laila Kearney SAN FRANCISCO (Reuters) - The wreckage of a passenger steamship that sank in the 19th century after a collision in the San Francisco Bay has been found near the Golden Gate Bridge, officials said on Wednesday. The steamship City of Chester was discovered by researchers using sonar…

                                      • Airport official: Teen had no clue he was in Maui

                                        Long flights can leave anyone a little unsteady, but a teenager who defied the odds, surviving a flight from California to Hawaii tucked in a jetliner's wheel well, was disoriented, thirsty and could barely ...

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