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January 5, 2019 1:41 AM Djokovic crashes out of Qatar Open

Spain's Roberto Bautista Agut shocks world No. 1 Novak Djokovic to advance to the final round DOHA, Qatar – Novak Djokovic lost surprisingly in Doha, beaten in the Qatar Open semifinal by world No. 24 Roberto Bautista Agut, 6-3, 6-7 (8/6), 6-4, on Friday, January 4. The Serb fell to his first defeat of the season in a high-quality contest lasting more than 2 1/2 hours 69

January 3, 2019 11:45 AM 2019 SEA Games: Rizal Memorial Stadium renovations in full swing

Individual seats and a roof over the spectators' area are some of the improvements expected from the renovation of the Rizal Memorial Stadium MANILA, Philippines – Huge renovations are underway this year for the Rizal Memorial Stadium – Manila's main football turf – as the Philippines hosts the 2019 Southeast Asian Games starting November 30. Rizal Memorial 82

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 82

December 27, 2018 3:01 AM GMA Kapuso Foundation unveils second Kapuso school in Marawi

GMA Kapuso Foundation (GMAKF) recently turned over the second Kapuso school built in Marawi City under the ‘Rebuild Marawi Project’. Through the joint efforts of its multi-sectoral partners and donors, GMAKF was able to rehabilitate two (2) classrooms and build four (4) classrooms and a total of 12 gender-sensitive restrooms at Pendolonan Elementary 94

December 24, 2018 6:09 AM South Korea fines BMW $10 million over engine fires

SEOUL, South Korea – South Korea said Monday, December 24, it will fine German automaker BMW 11.2 billion won ($10 million) for allegedly dragging its feet in recalling cars with faulty engines linked to dozens of engine fires. BMW vehicles bursting into flames made headlines in South Korea earlier this year, with local media reporting more than 40 cases 77

December 17, 2018 6:00 AM Top Google searches in PH for 2018: Lotto results, Ex Battalion, Meteor Garden

The top 2 terms overall are 'MemoryHackers' and 'Hot Shot Gamers,' which are a cheating or an in-game hacking mechanism for the battle royale videogame 'Rules of Survival' MANILA, Philippines – Google released its list of top searched keywords for the Philippines in 2018 across various categories, including news, movies, tv shows, and games. The list is based 106

December 11, 2018 4:39 AM House panel approves Dennis Uy’s controlling stake in Mislatel

The proposal is approved despite heated debates among lawmakers MANILA, Philippines – Despite legal obstacles, the House committee on legislative franchises approved the transfer and sale of the controlling interest of Mindanao Islamic Telephone (Mislatel) to Dennis Uy's Udenna Corporation, Chelsea Logistics, and China Telecom. The panel approved the proposal 79

December 10, 2018 2:53 AM HOAX: ‘Ninoy, Cory, and Noynoy’ book ‘pulled out’ due to low sales

'We hope people will not politicize a children’s book,' says an associate publisher from Summit Books : A book about the Aquino family has been "pulled out" from bookstores due to low sales after the 2016 national elections. The blog philnewscourier.blogspot.com posted the claim on October 24, 2017. Since then, it was shared 8 times in different Facebook 71

December 5, 2018 4:11 AM Unemployment inches up in October 2018

While unemployment slightly rises in October 2018, underemployment or the number of people looking for additional jobs goes down According to the PSA's Labor Force Survey (LFS), the country's unemployment rate inched up to 5.1%, slightly higher than the recorded 5% in October 2017. Meanwhile, the underemployment rate or the number of people who have jobs but expressed 79

December 4, 2018 4:39 AM Samsung 5G phone out by first half of 2019 in U.S

A proof of concept will be shown this week at the Qualcomm Snapdragon Technology Summit in Hawaii MANILA, Philippines – A big year is coming up for Samsung as the South Korean tech giant and US network partner Verizon reveal that the Samsung 5G phone will be coming out in the first half of 2019 in the US. The tech companies made the announcement online 86