• Curry and Thompson help Warriors beat Clippers 110-106

    Stephen Curry snaked through the paint, came out near his bench, dribbled behind his back and faked Chris Paul to the floor on a jumper from the left corner, drawing oohs from the crowd. Curry finished with 27 points and Klay Thompson added 25. "I knew he was trailing and I thought I could make a…

    Associated Press
    • 'Heaviest' Arab raids rock Yemen capital

      Explosions lit up the skies over Yemen's capital overnight in the heaviest bombing raids yet in a six-day operation led by Saudi Arabia, which hit out at Iran for supporting Shiite rebels. The coalition has vowed to keep up the strikes until the Huthi rebels end their uprising against President…

      AFP
      • Stars support fitness place in Kapuso coop site

          Members of the Kapuso Family have no reason not to stay fit. Just across GMA Network, at the GEMPC (GMA 7 Employees’ Multi-Purpose Cooperative) Building, is the new Options Studio. Felipe Yalong, GMA executive vice president and chief financial officer

        Philippine Daily Inquirer
        • UPDATE 1-Saudi forces and Houthi fighters exchange heavy fire on border - residents

          (Sdds quotes, background) March 31 (Reuters) - Saudi forces and Yemeni Houthi fighters exchanged artillery and rocket fire along several stretches of their border on Tuesday, residents and tribal sources told Reuters. Explosions

          Reuters Middle East
          • REVIEW: HTC's new phone is still the prettiest, but not necessarily the best

            HTC was the first major smartphone maker to change that when it launched the One, a gorgeous Android phone that was arguably more beautiful than the iPhone. The company didn't sell the most Android phones, but it certainly did make the best. HTC's new One, also called the M9, is a minor update to…

            Business Insider
            • Cleaner jailed for hugging, kissing girl in washroom

              A cleaner has been jailed for three months for hugging a nine-year-old girl in a restaurant’s washroom and stealing two kisses from her while she was washing her hands. Presiding judge Ezzat Abdul Lat said A.H. will be deported following the completion of his jail term. “When I finished, I went to…

              Gulf News
              • This company was 13 years early to virtual reality — and it's getting ready to try again

                Second Life, the original virtual reality, may not be the media sensation it once was back in the heady days of 2003. Today, the rising tide of virtual reality — with companies like Facebook, HTC, and Sony betting big on immersive 3D technology — means that Second Life's time may have come around.…

                Business Insider
                • Philippines to deal only with licensed recruitment offices

                  The Philippine government is considering dealing with official recruitment companies and offices approved by the Ministry of Labor, rather than individuals as is currently the case. The Saudi team presented updates on the future of the recruitment industry in the Kingdom, as well as the future of…

                  Arab News
                  • Saudi pilot who made history by downing two fighters in 30 secs

                    The current Saudi-led airstrikes part of Operation Decisive Storm against Houthi rebels in Yemen have brought to memory stories of great courage shown by Saudi Royal Air Force pilots during the first Gulf war to liberate Kuwait from the Iraqi occupation under former Iraqi strongman Saddam Hussein.…

                    Saudi Gazette
                    • Pacquiao secures Beverly Hills mansion with four tickets to May 2 megafight

                      Just how valuable is a ticket to see Floyd Mayweather and Manny Pacquiao face off on May 2 in Las Vegas? Pacquiao reportedly bested two other bidders to secure the $12.5-million Beverly Hills mansion by offering four tickets to its previous owners. “No doubt it helped,” Elsa Nelson, Pacquiao’s…

                      INQUIRER.net
                      • Rey Pamaran to Robin Padilla: ‘Your intentions are good but…’

                        This was the message of businessman Rey Pamaran on Friday to actor Robin Padilla after the latter pleaded that Pamaran should forgive actress Melissa Mendez over their plane dispute. The response, which was relayed to INQUIRER.net by Atty. Raymond Fortun, is still in connection with March 20…

                        INQUIRER.net
                        • Indonesian court to rule Monday on death row Australians' appeal

                          An Indonesian court will rule Monday on the appeals of two Australian drug smugglers facing execution, a judge said, as their lawyers insisted they had done their best to save the men. Andrew Chan and Myuran Sukumaran, the ringleaders of the so-called "Bali Nine" trafficking gang, were sentenced to…

                          AFP
                          • Iraq premier: Troops in center of Islamic State-held Tikrit

                            Iraqi forces battled Islamic State militants holed up in downtown Tikrit, going house to house Tuesday in search of snipers and booby traps, and the prime minister said security forces had reached the heart of the city. In a statement on Twitter, Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi announced the…

                            Associated Press
                            • Lufthansa: Co-pilot disclosed earlier "severe depression"

                              Lufthansa knew that the co-pilot of the passenger plane that crashed in the French Alps last week had suffered from an episode of "severe depression" before he finished his flight training with the German airline. The airline said Tuesday that it has found emails that Andreas Lubitz sent to the…

                              Associated Press
                              • Coco Martin admits Julia Montes is ‘girlfriend material’

                                ACTOR Coco Martin revealed that actress Julia Montes is “girlfriend material” among all actresses whom he was paired with in his past projects. The star of the upcoming movie “You’re My Boss” also admitted that he and the actress are not yet in a relationship. “We are not yet in a relationship.

                                INQUIRER.net
                                • Sikh man thrashed in suspected racial attack in Britain

                                  London, March 31 (IANS) In a suspected racial attack, police in Britain have come across footage posted online in which a Sikh man is seen being brutally beaten up in Birmingham city Broad Street, a media report said on Tuesday. "We are aware of a video posted on the internet which appears to show…

                                  IANS
                                  • Priyanka Chopra: Sick and all alone

                                    By Shaheen Irani, Glamsham Editorial Priyanka Chopra, who is currently shooting for a TV episode in the New York City, has fallen sick and she also feels lonely in the big city.She took to a micro-blogging site and wrote, "So it finally caught up..

                                    Glamsham
                                    • Giant Alien Planet Has 4 Suns in Its Sky

                                      Planets with four suns in their sky may be more common than previously thought, a new study suggests. Astronomers have spotted a fourth star in a planetary system called 30 Ari, bringing the number of known planet-harboring quadruple-sun systems to two. There can be single stars, binary stars,…

                                      SPACE.com
                                      • Dubai-inspired tallest hotel to rise in the Alps

                                        A Swiss entrepreneur announced on Sunday that he will build the world’s tallest hotel in the Alps after he was inspired by the vision of Shaikh Mohammad bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai. Remo Stoffel, chairman of Dubai-based Farnek, a facilities…

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