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3 ex-Internal Revenue employees, ‘lawyer’ arrested in drug raid in Quezon City

THREE former employees of the Bureau of Internal Revenue (BIR) and another man who claimed to be a lawyer were arrested after they were caught in a “shabu” session in Quezon City early Wednesday, police said. The former BIR employees were identified as Raymond Rosales, Noel Lumagbas, and Magdaleno Tabalera. The “lawyer” allegedly from Reyes […]

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‘Samurai’ beats Tiger’s ex-GF

Lindsey Vonn’s bid for a second Olympic downhill gold medal came unstuck Wednesday as the US ski star finished third in the women’s blue riband event won by “crazy” close friend Sofia Goggia of Italy.


Roque: Duterte felt ‘betrayed’ by Rappler reporter

Roque: Duterte felt ‘betrayed’ by Rappler reporter

President Rodrigo Duterte said he felt “betrayed” by Rappler reporter Pia Ranada, whom he said he had treated like his granddaughter, Malacañang said on Wednesday.

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Japan reports suspected North Korea sanctions breach

TOKYO: Japan has reported a new suspected sanctions violation by Pyongyang to the UN after spotting an apparent cargo transfer between a ship marked with Chinese characters and a North Korean vessel, the Japanese foreign ministry said. The incident is the third time this year that Tokyo has reported a cargo transfer by a North […]

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Rappler ban: Aguirre sees no press freedom violation

Rappler ban: Aguirre sees no press freedom violation

There was no violation of press freedom when Rappler was barred from covering events of President Rodrigo Duterte, Justice Secretary Vitaliano Aguirre said on Wednesday.

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Mavs launch probe after allegations of workplace misconduct

DALLAS (AP) The Dallas Mavericks have hired outside counsel to investigate allegations of inappropriate conduct by former team president Terdema Ussery in a Sports Illustrated report that described a hostile workplace for women.



Vice News

Someone Did a Fart So Bad On a Plane That it Had to Land in Austria and the Police Were Called

COME ON, MAN.


Inside the Repulsive World of ‘Hurtcore’, the Worst Crimes Imaginable

Today, Matthew Falder – Cambridge academic and producer of “hurtcore” materials – was jailed for 32 years.


I Asked Centrists Why They Love Compromise So Much

Diving deep into the “radical center.”


Immigration

Fees reduced for minors applying for citizenship without a parent
The fee for citizenship applications for minors applying without a parent (under subsection 5(1) of the Citizenship Act) has been reduced by the Government of Canada from $530 to $100. This follows a legislative amendment that removed the requirement to be 18 years old to apply for citizenship as of last June. It also brings the fee into […]


Want to visit Canada? How to put a successful temporary visa application together
Put a successful temporary visa application together by understanding what visa officers are looking for In recent years, more than one million people annually have been applying for visitor visas to visit Canada. Several hundred thousand more apply for work permits or study permits each year. Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada will refuse around 20 […]


Temporary foreign workers gaining permanent residence in Canada on the rise

A growing number of immigrants who come to Canada as temporary foreign workers are staying longer and obtaining permanent residence, a new report by Statistics Canada shows. Entitled “Just how temporary are temporary foreign workers?”, the report looks at data for four cohorts of temporary foreign workers (TFWs) aged 18 to 64 who received a […]


Sports

Mavs launch probe after allegations of workplace misconduct

DALLAS (AP) The Dallas Mavericks have hired outside counsel to investigate allegations of inappropriate conduct by former team president Terdema Ussery in a Sports Illustrated report that described a hostile workplace for women.


Mavs launch probe after allegations of workplace misconduct

DALLAS (AP) The Dallas Mavericks have hired outside counsel to investigate allegations of inappropriate conduct by former team president Terdema Ussery in a Sports Illustrated report that described a hostile workplace for women.


Logwood, Simons lead New Mexico to 119-114 win over Wyoming (Feb 21, 2018)
LARAMIE, Wyo. (AP) Sam Logwood and Troy Simons scored 24 points apiece as New Mexico held off a late Wyoming surge for a 119-114 victory on Tuesday night to take sole possession of fourth place in the Mountain West Conference standings.


Logwood, Simons lead New Mexico to 119-114 win over Wyoming (Feb 21, 2018)
LARAMIE, Wyo. (AP) Sam Logwood and Troy Simons scored 24 points apiece as New Mexico held off a late Wyoming surge for a 119-114 victory on Tuesday night to take sole possession of fourth place in the Mountain West Conference standings.


Tyree leads Ole Miss past Missouri 90-87 in overtime

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) After former Ole Miss coach Andy Kennedy stepped down on Sunday, interim coach Tony Madlock told his team to start fresh.


Tyree leads Ole Miss past Missouri 90-87 in overtime

COLUMBIA, Mo. (AP) After former Ole Miss coach Andy Kennedy stepped down on Sunday, interim coach Tony Madlock told his team to start fresh.