MLB final pitch could be closer to Christmas than Halloween

Credit to Author: Associated Press| Date: Sat, 28 Mar 2020 09:25:11 +0000

NEW YORK: If the final pitch of the 2020 baseball season comes closer to Christmas than Halloween, that’s fine with the players. Major League Baseball owners ratified a 17-page agreement with the union on Friday (Saturday in Manila) in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic, with players willing to extend the season as long as […]

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Sparks player’s positive test after Spain trip

Credit to Author: Associated Press| Date: Sat, 28 Mar 2020 09:20:00 +0000

The Los Angeles Sparks say guard Sydney Wiese’s positive test for Covid-19 came after she returned from Spain, which has been hit hard by the pandemic. Wiese wrote on Twitter that she was “feeling well — fortunate to only show mild symptoms, but I am capable of spreading it.” The Sparks say in a statement […]

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Laguna under total lockdown

Credit to Author: Darwin Pesco| Date: Sat, 28 Mar 2020 10:53:04 +0000

THE Laguna provincial government announced on Saturday that it was now under total lockdown due to the spread of the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). Gov. Ramil Hernandez, in his Facebook post, urged the people to follow the guidelines. In a radio interview, Hernandez said that there would be strict implementation of checkpoints in the province’s […]

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PH Covid-19 cases breach 1,000 mark, death toll rises to 68

Credit to Author: Jan Arcilla| Date: Sat, 28 Mar 2020 10:39:08 +0000

THE number of coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) cases breached the 1,000 mark, with 272 new infections and 68 deaths, the Department of Health (DoH) reported on Saturday. As of 4 p.m Saturday, Covid-19 cases in the country rose to 1,075 from 803 on Friday. A total of 14 new deaths were also recorded, bringing the […]

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Lacson urges Covid-19 patients to come out

Credit to Author: Javier J. Ismael| Date: Sat, 28 Mar 2020 09:28:17 +0000

A lawmaker has appealed to Filipinos who were directly exposed and symptomatic of the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) to voluntarily and publicly declare their conditions to help “flatten the curve” Senator Panfilo Lacson said that with Republic Act 11055 or the Philippine Identification System Act still not ready for implementation, it is not easy for […]

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PNP assures unhampered passage of food, commodities

Credit to Author: Darwin Pesco| Date: Sat, 28 Mar 2020 08:32:52 +0000

The Philippine National Police (PNP) has assured that it would not block the passage of all deliveries of foods and commodities, according to its spokesman. PNP spokesman Brig. Gen. Bernard Banac said that police would strictly follow the guidelines of the Inter-Agency Task Force in all of the Quarantine Control Points (QCPs). “All PNP units […]

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