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NBA: Raptors take 3-2 series lead

Credit to Author: Tempo Online| Date: Fri, 24 May 2019 04:57:00 +0000

Leonard showed no obvious signs of the leg soreness that bothered him in Toronto’s victories in the previous two games, hitting the 30-point mark for the fourth time in the series. He made five 3-pointers and had seven rebounds and nine assists.


Teacher slain by ‘live-in partner’ in Catanduanes

Credit to Author: besguerra| Date: Fri, 24 May 2019 02:56:42 +0000

LEGAZPI CITY —- A public school teacher was stabbed and killed by her live-in partner in Bato town in Catanduanes province on Thursday night.

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Villar: No problem with Sotto staying as Senate President if that’s the consensus

Credit to Author: mfrialde| Date: Fri, 24 May 2019 02:46:52 +0000

Reelected Sen. Cynthia Villar said Friday she has no problem with Sen. Vicente “Tito” Sotto III staying on as Senate President

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‘Bikoy’s credibility still ‘questionable’ — Eleazar

Credit to Author: mfrialde| Date: Fri, 24 May 2019 02:34:50 +0000

The credibility of Peter Joemel Advincula, the man who claims to be “Bikoy” and the one behind the “Ang Totoong Narcolist” videos

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‘Bikoy’ rushed to hospital due to high blood pressure–Albayalde

Credit to Author: NEIL JAYSON SERVALLOS| Date: Fri, 24 May 2019 04:25:54 +0000

THE man known as “Bikoy” in a seriea of videos linking members of President Rodrigo Duterte’s family to illegal drug activities, was rushed to the hospital, a day after retracting…READ

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Govt posts budget surplus in April

Credit to Author: MAYVELIN U. CARABALLO, TMT| Date: Fri, 24 May 2019 04:24:55 +0000

THE government incurred a budget surplus in April as state spending contracted amid a marginal growth in revenues, the Bureau of the Treasury said on Friday, attributing the latest data…READ

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Retiring school janitor given surprise send-off by students, staff

Credit to Author: ccepeda| Date: Fri, 24 May 2019 02:25:08 +0000

Retiring janitor given sweet send-off

A retiring janitor from Georgia, United States, so beloved by his school, was given a heartwarming surprise send-off by students and staff.

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Ex-DA secretary Alcala pleads not guilty in ‘garlic cartel’ graft case

Credit to Author: mfrialde| Date: Fri, 24 May 2019 02:14:24 +0000

Former Department of Agriculture (DA) Secretary Proceso Alcala has pleaded not guilty in a graft case filed against him before the Sandigan

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Sotto calls ‘Bikoy’s handlers ‘fools’

Credit to Author: mfrialde| Date: Fri, 24 May 2019 01:58:55 +0000

Senate President Tito Sotto III slammed the “fools” who believed Peter Joemel Advincula when he first surfaced and claimed to be “Bikoy.” 

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Alejano says he is ready to face probe on ‘Bikoy’ claims

Credit to Author: mfrialde| Date: Fri, 24 May 2019 00:50:31 +0000

Outgoing Magdalo Rep. Gary Alejano said he and outgoing opposition Sen. Antonio Trillanes IV are ready to face any Senate inquiry

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Ex-Agriculture chief pleads not guilty to graft charge

Credit to Author: The Manila Times| Date: Fri, 24 May 2019 02:33:17 +0000

FORMER Agriculture secretary Proceso Alcala was arraigned on the graft charge which he and others were facing before the Sandiganbayan’s Fifth Division. The Office of the Ombudsman filed the case…READ

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Palawan town taps youth as wildlife protectors

Credit to Author: mfrialde| Date: Fri, 24 May 2019 00:29:59 +0000

Palawan town taps youth as wildlife protectors

In a municipality with almost half of its territory occupied by forest land, its local government is tapping its youth to cascade

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Vice News

Mark Zuckerberg Says the Supreme Court of Facebook Is Coming Soon

Credit to Author: Jason Koebler| Date: Thu, 23 May 2019 19:54:48 +0000

The independent content council will make binding, final decisions about what’s allowed on Facebook: “Even if I disagree with its decisions, we won’t be able to overturn them,” Zuckerberg said.


Snapchat Employees Abused Data Access to Spy on Users

Credit to Author: Joseph Cox| Date: Thu, 23 May 2019 19:54:32 +0000

Multiple sources and emails also describe SnapLion, an internal tool used by various departments to access Snapchat user data.


An Exhaustive Breakdown of Will Smith’s Extremely Cursed ‘Aladdin’ Rap

Credit to Author: Drew Schwartz| Date: Thu, 23 May 2019 19:54:13 +0000

From the lamp-rubbing innuendos to the part where DJ Khaled channels the Ying Yang Twins.


Immigration

New Saskatchewan draws invite Express Entry and Occupation In-Demand candidates

Credit to Author: CIC News| Date: Thu, 23 May 2019 20:29:45 +0000

Saskatchewan held new draws through its Express Entry and Occupation In-Demand immigration sub-categories May 22, producing a total of 325 invitations to apply for a provincial nomination for Canadian permanent residence.  Of that total, 221 invitations went to Occupation In-Demand candidates and 104 went to candidates in Saskatchewan’s Express Entry sub-category. Both sub-categories are key […]


Alberta invites Express Entry candidates with CRS scores as low as 301

Credit to Author: CIC News| Date: Thu, 23 May 2019 16:51:48 +0000

The province of Alberta has invited 197 Express Entry candidates with Comprehensive Ranking System scores as low as 301 to apply for a provincial nomination for Canadian permanent residence.  The draw, which took place through the Alberta Express Entry Stream, was held May 15 and the Alberta Immigrant Nominee Program (AINP) published details of the […]


Canada’s 2019 federal election: How could it affect immigration and Express Entry?

Credit to Author: Stephen Smith| Date: Wed, 22 May 2019 18:08:14 +0000

Canadians will head to the polls in October to elect a new federal government, which could spell changes to Canada’s current immigration policies.  Canada’s three major political parties — the governing Liberals, the Conservative Party of Canada and the New Democratic Party (NDP) — are all on the record as being in favour of economic […]


Sports

MLB, MLBPA, Cuba reach deal for players to sign
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.