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April 24, 2018 11:21 PM US war veteran receives unusual penis transplant

WASHINGTON — Doctors at Johns Hopkins University (JHU) on Monday announced that they had performed the world’s first total penis and scrotum transplant on a US war veteran who was wounded in Afghanistan. The 14-hour operation, which took place on March 26, was performed by a team of nine plastic surgeons and two urologic surgeons. “We are optimistic 5

April 24, 2018 11:15 AM PNB bullish, sees higher ‘18 income

PHILIPPINE National Bank, the country’s fifth-largest lender in terms of assets and controlled by tycoon Lucio Tan, plans to sustain its 14-percent income growth in 2017, to be driven mainly by the strength of its core businesses. PNB executive vice president and chief financial officer Nelson Reyes said in a briefing Tuesday the growth outlook was promising 5

April 23, 2018 8:54 AM Palace pleased by Kris Aquino’s remarks about Duterte

In a rare opportunity, Malacañang is happy with the remarks of former presidential sister Kris Aquino when she said she now understood why President Rodrigo Duterte won the 2016 elections. “Welcome on board, Kris Aquino,” presidential spokesperson Harry Roque said in a Palace briefing when asked to comment on Aquino’s social media rant on Sunday 3

April 23, 2018 7:20 AM Woman convicted of human trafficking for forcing minors into prostitution

The Laguna Regional Trial Court has convicted a woman of human trafficking for pimping minors for sexual services. In a decision made public on Monday, sentenced to suffer life imprisonment and a fine of P2 million was Lilibeth “Ate Joan” Oligo. Oligo was arrested in an entrapment operation in Laguna in 2016 when she offered underage girls to undercover 4

April 23, 2018 1:44 AM House panel OKs bill to protect public school teachers, staff vs child abuse cases

The House committee on basic education and culture has approved a bill that seeks to strengthen the protection of public school teachers and personnel against allegations of child abuse as well as institute support mechanisms for them. House Bill 58 or the “Teacher Protection Act of 2016,” principally authored by ACT-Teachers Reps. Antonio Tinio and France 3

April 22, 2018 1:22 PM Kipchoge, Cheruiyot of Kenya win at hottest London Marathon

Kenya’s Eliud Kipchoge reacts after crossing the finish line to win the Men’s race in the London Marathon in central London, Sunday, April 22, 2018.(AP Photo/Kirsty Wigglesworth) LONDON — The hottest-ever London Marathon featured a Kenyan double as Eliud Kipchoge swept to a third victory in front of Buckingham Palace joining Vivian Cheruiyot who won the women’s 4

April 22, 2018 1:53 AM Report: Real Madrid's Doncic files draft paperwork

Luka Doncic, currently leading Real Madrid in the EuroLeague playoffs, has filed paperwork to enter the NBA draft, according to Yahoo Sports. Doncic, 19, is a 6-foot-7 wing player from Slovenia who has been with Real Madrid since 2013 and has played with its top-level team since 2016. He's averaging 16.3 points, 4.7 rebounds and 4.4 assists in EuroLeague 5

April 20, 2018 8:26 AM BALIKAN: Mga pelikula, serye na tampok si Julio Diaz

Si Julio Diaz sa pelikulang "Lapu-Lapu" (2002) na pinagbibidahan nina Lito Lapid at Jeric Raval. Si Julio Diaz sa 2008 pelikulang "Serbis" na pinagbibidahan din nina Jaclyn Jose, Coco Martin, at Gina Pareño. Si Julio Diaz sa 2009 pelikulang "Kinatay" na pinagbibidahan ng aktor na si Coco Martin. Si Julio Diaz sa 2016 pelikulang "Ma Rosa" kung saan bida sina Jaclyn 3

April 19, 2018 4:04 PM WATCH: Billy and Coleen's Thailand prenup video

Billy Crawford and Coleen Garcia, who are set to wed April 20, started their series of prenuptial shoots early this year in Thailand. The photo set, taken by Nice Print Photography, was followed up with a video release Thursday, on the eve of the celebrity couple's beachside ceremony. The minute-long video, which shows Crawford and Garcia enjoying the outdoors 6

April 19, 2018 2:09 PM Donaire: I’m peaking physically, in terms of experience

Nonito Donaire, a one-time Fighter of the Year and five-division World champion, is determined to prove to the boxing community that he is far from being a pushover. The 35-year-old Donaire said he is in no way past his prime as a fighter and even said that despite his advanced age, he’s just on his way to peaking. As per BoxingScene.com, Donaire is aware 7