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January 15, 2019 5:48 AM Woman suing R. Kelly for sex abuse says singer threatened her

Lawyer Gloria Allred says her client Faith Rodgers has faced 'efforts to intimidate and retaliate' from the singer, after she filed the lawsuit now pending in New York's Supreme Court NEW CASE. Faith Rodgers has accused singer R. Kelly of giving her a sexual transmitted disease and sexual battery. Photos by Don Emmert/ Frederic J. Brown/ AFP) NEW YORK, USA – A woman 193

January 14, 2019 2:17 AM Maroon 5 announced as Super Bowl 2019 half-time performers

The group is set to perform with Atlanta native Big Boi and Grammy-nominated rapper Travis Scott during the half-time of the NFL championship NEW YORK, USA – Three-time Grammy Award-winning band Maroon 5 was named Sunday, January 12 as the headline act of next month's Super Bowl 53 half-time show, a performance that has aroused controversy and protest 121

January 12, 2019 2:22 PM China's Huawei 'fires' employee arrested in Poland

Citing management rules in company contracts, Huawei says it 'has decided to immediately terminate its employer relationship with Wang Weijing' BEIJING, China – Chinese telecom giant Huawei has fired a Chinese employee who was arrested in Poland over espionage allegations, saying he had harmed the company's global reputation, a state-run newspaper said Saturday 112

January 11, 2019 2:06 AM Michael Jackson estate slams sex abuse documentary

A new documentary that accuses Michael Jackson of sexually abusing two boys has been denounced by the late pop star's estate as an "outrageous and pathetic" attempt to exploit his name. Leaving Neverland, which is to premiere at the Sundance Film Festival later this month, recounts the story of two men who are now in their 30s and allege they were sexually 94

January 9, 2019 6:40 AM Low prices leave Benguet vegetables rotting

Long lines of vegetable trucks wait to unload their produce – only to be told that the prices are too low BAGUIO, Philippines – At this time of the year, the agriculture story in Benguet would be about frost nipping at cabbage and other vegetables. Instead, the untold stories are more chilling. At the Benguet Agri-Pinoy Trading Center (BAPTC) and the La Trinidad 131

January 8, 2019 9:36 AM Meralco lowers January power rates

A typical household consuming 200 kilowatts per hour in a month will be able to save around P68 MANILA, Philippines – The Manila Electric Company (Meralco) lowered overall electricity rates to P9.8385 per kilowatt hour (kWh) for this month, the company announced on Tuesday, January 8. The downward adjustment of P0.3418 per kWh from December’s P10.1803 per kWh means 123

January 7, 2019 4:20 AM WATCH: Soccer star Wayne Rooney arrested for public intoxication

The former Manchester United star has paid the fine for the misdemeanor stemming from a Washington airport incident WASHINGTON, USA – Former England and Manchester United star Wayne Rooney was arrested last month for being drunk and swearing in public and paid a $25 fine Friday, according to multiple reports Sunday, January 6. Court records obtained 107

December 30, 2018 2:25 PM WATCH: At 43, Tiger roars back

As Tiger Woods turns 43 years old, here’s a look back at the incredible 2018 comeback of the golf superstar PARIS, France – Tiger Woods snatched plenty of golfing headlines in 2018 with his remarkable comeback after years in the wilderness. Woods claimed his first tournament victory since 2013 in front of raucous galleries at the Tour Championship, before 108

December 30, 2018 7:56 AM WATCH: Jones reclaims UFC title, Nunes KOs Cyborg in 51 seconds

Jon Jones makes a winning return as Amanda Nunes becomes the first female fighter to hold two belts simultaneously MANILA, Philippines – Jon Jones reclaims the Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) light heavyweight title as Amanda Nunes also pulled off a stunning win to become the first woman to hold two belts simultaneously on Saturday, December 29 (Sunday 90

December 29, 2018 11:37 AM Chinese firms offer subsidies on Huawei phones in show of support

SHANGHAI, China – Chinese firms are encouraging staff to buy Huawei smartphones following Canada’s arrest of a top Huawei executive on a US extradition request, which has triggered an outpouring of nationalist support. Several companies are offering employees subsidies for Huawei phone purchases, while others have even warned staff against buying Apple 121