Sports

PBA: Identity crisis for Kings?

Manila, Philippines – For the millions of Barangay Ginebra San Miguel diehards, it was disheartening to see their favorite team get the boot and... 

Jeter, Matsui for charity

TOKYO (AP) – Hideki Matsui will team up with former New York Yankees teammate Derek Jeter to hold a baseball charity event in support children affected... 

‘I Can’t Breathe’ shirts

PHOENIX (AP) – The Phoenix Suns took the court for pregame warmups Monday night wearing T-shirts bearing the protest slogan “I Can’t Breathe.” The... 
Entertainment

Timberlake, Biel expecting first child: ex-bandmate

New York (AFP) – Heartthrob couple Justin Timberlake and Jessica Biel are expecting their first child, Timberlake’s former bandmate says. Joey Fatone,... 

Filmmaker Polanski’s lawyers want sex crime case closed

Lawyers for filmmaker Roman Polanski have launched a new bid to have the Oscar winner’s 37-year-old child sex case closed, which would allow “The... 

L.A. prosecutor will not charge Bill Cosby in 1974 sex claim

Comedian Bill Cosby, who has been the subject of more than a dozen sex abuse allegations over the past two months, will not be charged in connection with... 

‘Give Love’ ends Friday

ABS-CBN’s Christmas TV special “Give Love on Christmas” teaches TV viewers the importance of forgiveness and a family’s love as its first story... 

Starr, Reed among 2015 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame class

Former Beatles drummer Ringo Starr, the late rocker Lou Reed, punk group Green Day and singer Bill Withers are among the 2015 inductees named on Tuesday... 


Tech News

The Nokia 730: Mid-level and made for SELFIE lovers

by Brian Yalung As the ‘SELFIES’ craze continues to grow, the Nokia Lumia 730 should be something people will love. Highlighting the Nokia 730 is a 5MP front-facing camera which should account for better shooting selfies either manually or through detection. Nokia follows the same size and shape... 

The Hacker’s Bounty: How Much Do Cybercriminals Make from Innocent Users?

Cybercriminals could be raking in profits 20 times greater than the cost of their attacks, according to figures compiled by Kaspersky Lab experts. The research compared the cost of the most frequently used hacker tools with the money stolen in a successful malicious operation. “Buying malware... 

270,000 tons of plastic floating in oceans – study

By AUDREY McAVOY, Associated Press HONOLULU (AP) – A new study estimates nearly 270,000 tons of plastic is floating in the world’s oceans. That’s enough to fill more than 38,500 garbage trucks. The plastic is broken up into more than 5 trillion pieces, said the study published Wednesday... 

Web inventor says Internet should be ‘human right’

by SYLVIA HUI, Associated Press LONDON (AP) – The computer scientist credited with inventing the World Wide Web says affordable access to the Internet should be recognized as a human right, as a report showed that billions of people still cannot go online and government surveillance and censorship...