Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Mon, 19 Aug 2019 05:26:32 +0000
An unidentified man was killed in a shootout with police after he reportedly stole a motorcycle from a lady rider in Barangay 161, Caloocan City, Sunday morning. Police said the slain suspect was wearing a black jacket, black pants and a black helmet. According to police report, one Analyn Cortez Bonafe, 25, was driving her Yamaha […]
DFA must summon Chinese envoy if diplomatic protests are snubbed – Pimentel
Credit to Author: ggaviola| Date: Mon, 19 Aug 2019 05:10:48 +0000
MANILA, Philippines – A face to face meeting between Foreign Affairs Secretary Teodoro Locsin Jr. and the Chinese Ambassador to Manila must be set if China fails to respond to diplomatic protests filed by the Philippine over the intrusion of Chinese survey and warships in Philippine waters, Sen. Aquilino Pimentel III said. “We will use […]
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2 teens hurt in Cotabato City shooting
Credit to Author: hniitsu| Date: Mon, 19 Aug 2019 05:05:18 +0000
COTABATO CITY – Two teenagers were seriously wounded when an unidentified gunman shot them at Barangay Rosary Heights 13 here on Sunday night, (Aug 18), police said. Capt. Rustom Pastolero, Cotabato Police Station 2 chief, Identified the victims only as “Kim” and “Gerald,” both 16 years old and students. The two went to a roadside store […]
Robbery suspect arrested after stabbing woman, son
Credit to Author: Tempo Desk| Date: Mon, 19 Aug 2019 04:46:40 +0000
Police arrested one of the robbers who stabbed dead a 15-year-old boy and wounded his 58-year-old mother in their house in Barangay Longos, Malabon City, Sunday morning. The suspect, Angelo James Dejados, 28, was arrested in a follow-up operation hours after attacking Christian Andrew Gonzales and his mother Elizabeth during the robbery. Dejado’s unidentified […]
Lacson: Instead of giving gifts to public servants, donate to gov’t institution
Credit to Author: jespinosa| Date: Mon, 19 Aug 2019 02:37:22 +0000
MANILA, Philippines—Senator Panfilo Lacson suggested Monday that instead of giving gifts to public servants as appreciation for a job well done, the public should just make an official donation to the institution they work for. Lacson said this as he pushed for the revision of the present anti-graft laws and make them “more attuned to […]
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‘Environment secretary of the people’: Senators mourn death of Gina Lopez
Credit to Author: jespinosa| Date: Mon, 19 Aug 2019 02:23:09 +0000
MANILA, Philippines — Senators on Monday mourned the death of former environment secretary Gina Lopez as they exalted her for her work as an environmental advocate. “By her selfless works, Gina’s work was the confirmed environment secretary of the people, the minister for sustainable development, and the ambassador for children’s rights,” Senator Sonny Angara said […]
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Duterte unfazed by Pogo hubs near military camps
Credit to Author: ggaviola| Date: Mon, 19 Aug 2019 02:09:23 +0000
MANILA, Philippines – The presence of Philippine offshore gaming operators (Pogo) hubs manned by Chinese nationals near military camps is not something to worry about, President Rodrigo Duterte said, even as Defense Secretary Delfin Lorenzana has raised concerns on the country’s national security. Presidential Spokesperson Salvador Panelo said the location of the Pogo hubs does […]
Cardema eyeing impeachment, extortion raps vs Guanzon
Credit to Author: ggaviola| Date: Mon, 19 Aug 2019 01:46:20 +0000
MANILA, Philippines – Former National Youth Commission chief and embattled Duterte Youth party-list nominee Ronald Cardema on Monday said he is eyeing impeachment and extortion complaints against Commission on Elections (Comelec) Commissioner Rowena Guanzon. “Sa impeachment complaint, kung may tutulong samin, sa tingin ko meron pang mga inagrabyado ‘to, di lang naman kami, sa tagal-tagal […]
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Trump dismisses worries of recession, says economy is strong
Credit to Author: ggaviola| Date: Mon, 19 Aug 2019 00:40:17 +0000
BERKELEY HEIGHTS, N.J. – President Donald Trump dismissed concerns of recession on Sunday and offered an optimistic outlook for the economy after last week’s steep drop in the financial markets. “I don’t think we’re having a recession,” Trump told reporters as he returned to Washington from his New Jersey golf club. “We’re doing tremendously well. […]
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Credit to Author: David Carrigg| Date: Mon, 19 Aug 2019 05:21:54 +0000
The Nathan E. Stewart – an American articulated tug-barge travelling the Inside Passage from Alaska to Vancouver – ran aground and sank on a reef next to Athlone Island in the Seaforth Channel close to Bella Bella in the early hours of Oct. 13, 2016.
Missing four-year-old boy found 'safe and sound' near Mackenzie, B.C.
Credit to Author: Denise Ryan| Date: Mon, 19 Aug 2019 04:12:54 +0000
Cpl. Madonna Sanderson, media spokesperson for the RCMP’s North District, told Postmedia News that George Hazard-Benoit was spotted early Sunday evening by an RCMP aircraft.
Duelling Hong Kong protests face off outside Chinese consulate in Vancouver
Credit to Author: Cheryl Chan| Date: Mon, 19 Aug 2019 02:24:33 +0000
Pro-Beijing and Pro-Hong Kong protesters squared off in front of the Chinese consulate on Granville Street Sunday
Credit to Author: Carter Sherman| Date: Fri, 16 Aug 2019 23:17:08 +0000
An official autopsy shows Epstein died of suicide by hanging in his Manhattan Correctional Center cell.
Here’s How Big Far Right Social Network Gab Has Actually Gotten
Credit to Author: David Gilbert| Date: Fri, 16 Aug 2019 20:54:43 +0000
Gab has experienced a huge growth spurt in the first half of 2019, a worrying sign of the spread of hateful ideologies and radicalization online.
Normani Deserves to Be a Star
Credit to Author: DeAsia Paige| Date: Fri, 16 Aug 2019 20:53:08 +0000
The 2000’s-inspired “Motivation” video is proof that the singer is ready to become a full-on pop sensation.
Credit to Author: Alexandra Miekus| Date: Fri, 16 Aug 2019 19:12:09 +0000
More and more women are finding themselves as the principal applicants in Canada’s Express Entry immigration process. Prospective immigrants to Canada are assigned a Comprehensive Ranking System (CRS) score to help the federal government assess and rank candidate profiles in the Express Entry pool. Figures provided in the 2018 Express Entry year-end report reveal that […]
Haute technologie : Le Canada accueille les talents abandonnés par les États-Unis
Credit to Author: Shelby Thevenot| Date: Tue, 13 Aug 2019 14:00:08 +0000
Mezyad AlMasoud est titulaire de deux maîtrises et est PDG d’une entreprise qui gère l’argent des athlètes professionnels. Il est également l’un des immigrants hautement qualifiés forcés de quitter les États-Unis en raison des réformes de l’immigration en 2017. AlMasoud, qui a grandi au Koweït, désirait aller vivre en Amérique depuis son enfance. « J’aimais les […]
Saskatchewan invites 150 candidates to apply for Express Entry and Occupations In-Demand streams
Credit to Author: CIC News| Date: Fri, 16 Aug 2019 14:24:15 +0000
Saskatchewan held two draws through the Express Entry and Occupation In-Demand immigration sub-categories issuing a total of 150 invitations. The break down for Saskatchewan’s August 15 provincial nomination draws are as follows: 45 Express Entry 105 Occupations In-Demand Candidates had to have a minimum Saskatchewan Expression of Interest score of 78. The Saskatchewan Immigrant Nominee […]
Major League Baseball, its players’ association and the Cuban Baseball Federation reached an agreement that will allow players from the island nation to sign big league contracts without defecting.
Source: Panthers shutting down Cam Newton
The Carolina Panthers are not expected to play Cam Newton for the final two games because of a shoulder injury and the fact that the team is all but eliminated from playoff contention.
UGA lands Dean in latest recruiting win vs. Bama
Georgia landed a commitment Wednesday from linebacker Nakobe Dean, the No. 23 ranked prospect overall who chose the Bulldogs over Alabama, Ole Miss, Auburn and LSU.
Thunder’s Felton, Schroder suspended 1 game
Oklahoma City guards Raymond Felton and Dennis Schroder were suspended for one game without pay Wednesday for leaving the bench area during an altercation and participating in the melee that spilled over into the stands.
‘Heartbroken’ Leonard eyes 40 tackles vs. Giants
Colts rookie linebacker Darius Leonard, who leads the league with 146 tackles, said he was “heartbroken” at being passed over for the Pro Bowl. He said he wants to get 40 tackles against the Giants on Sunday.
Decorated swimmer Missy Franklin retires at 23
Missy Franklin, a five-time Olympic gold medalist, announced her retirement at age 23, citing chronic shoulder pain as the impetus for her decision.