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Lithuania: a candle for pedestrians without reflectors

VILNIUS — Lithuanian police are handing out candles to pedestrians and cyclists who don't wear reflectors on their clothing on dark country roads — a stark r.....»»

Category: newsSource: philstar philstarJan 10th, 2018

1 dead, 3 injured as van hits pedestrians near Dutch music festival

THE HAGUE, Netherlands –  A van slammed into pedestrians near a campsite at a major music festival in the Netherlands on Monday, June 18, killing one person and seriously injuring 3 others, police said. The driver fled following the incident at about 4:00 am (0200 GMT) by the Pinkpop Festival in ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsJun 18th, 2018

Taxi driver in Moscow falls asleep, hits eight pedestrians

  Moscow --- The suspect in a taxi crash near Red Square that injured two Mexican soccer fans and six other pedestrians as Russia hosts the World Cup told interrogators he fell asleep at the wheel, Moscow city police said Sunday. The police released a video of an interrogation session with a man the Moscow force identified as the taxi driver. In the recording, he says he briefly dozed off and accidentally hit the gas. It was unclear whether the man spoke under duress. The man in the video says he hadn't slept in 20 hours and wasn't drunk, and ran away after the accident because he was afraid that angry bystanders would kill him. He was later detained. The Moscow city...Keep on reading: Taxi driver in Moscow falls asleep, hits eight pedestrians.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJun 18th, 2018

UK remembers London Bridge attack victims on 1st anniversary

LONDON --- British Prime Minister Theresa May joined survivors, victims' families and emergency workers at a memorial service Sunday to mark a year since a deadly vehicle-and-knife attack brought terror to London Bridge on a warm Saturday night. Eight people were killed and almost 50 injured when three Islamic State group-inspired extremists ran down pedestrians on the bridge, then stabbed people at packed bars and restaurants in nearby Borough Market, one of London's main foodie hubs. The three attackers were shot dead by police within minutes. The rampage came two weeks after a bombing at an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester Arena that killed 22 people. More than 700 peo...Keep on reading: UK remembers London Bridge attack victims on 1st anniversary.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJun 3rd, 2018

DPWH intensifies drive vs roadside encroachment

MANILA, May 19 -- The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) is appealing for local government units (LGUs) participation in maintaining rightful space for motorists and pedestrians along nati.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsMay 19th, 2018

DPWH intensifies drive vs roadside encroachment

MANILA, May 19 -- The Department of Public Works and Highways (DPWH) is appealing for local government units (LGUs) participation in maintaining rightful space for motorists and pedestrians along nati.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsMay 18th, 2018

Man roasted alive in Pasig fire

A YOUNG man was charred to death when he was trapped inside his burning house in a fire that razed eight houses Friday afternoon in Pasig City. Early in the morning, fire also broke out in Mandaluyong City due to an unattended altar candle. Reports gathered from the Bureau of….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsMay 5th, 2018

Labor groups light candles to call for better working conditions ahead of May 1

MANILA, Philippines – Two labor groups held a prayer and candle-lighting ceremony on Saturday, April 28, to call for better working conditions for Filipino workers ahead of Labor Day. The event of the Associated Labor Unions-Trade Union Congress of the Philippines (ALU-TUCP) and its global union federation partner Building ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsApr 28th, 2018

Ball brothers, slowed by injuries, leaving Lithuanian club

By The Associated Press LiAngelo and LaMelo Ball are leaving their Lithuania team by mutual agreement. BC Prienu Vytautas on Thursday announced the departure of the younger brothers of Los Angeles Lakers rookie Lonzo Ball. The team says LiAngelo injured an ankle and LaMelo has been bothered by back pain. Lithuanian basketball writer Donatas Urbonas says on Twitter that father LaVar Ball told him he was upset over LaMelo’s diminished playing time. Nineteen-year-old LiAngelo averaged 12.6 points and 21.2 minutes in 14 games, and 16-year-old LaMelo averaged 6.5 points and 12.4 minutes in eight games. LiAngelo left UCLA in December after he was suspended for shoplifting during the Bruins’ trip to China. He has declared for the NBA draft. LaMelo left his California high school to turn pro......»»

Category: sportsSource:  abscbnRelated NewsApr 27th, 2018

2018 NBA Draft sees 236 early entry candidates

NBA press release NEW YORK -- The National Basketball Association announced today that 236 players -- 181 players from colleges and post-graduate institutions and 55 international players -- have filed as early entry candidates for the 2018 NBA Draft presented by State Farm. Players wishing to enter the 2018 NBA Draft were required to submit a letter to the NBA to be received no later than Sunday, April 22. Players who have applied for early entry have the right to withdraw their names from consideration for the Draft by notifying the NBA of their decision in writing no later than 5 p.m. ET on Monday, June 11. Under NCAA rules, in order to retain college basketball eligibility, underclassmen who have entered the 2018 Draft must withdraw by Wednesday, May 30. Following is the list of players from colleges and post-graduate institutions who have applied for early entry into the 2018 NBA Draft, which will be held Thursday, June 21 at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, N.Y. EARLY ENTRY CANDIDATES FOR 2018 NBA DRAFT Player | School Deng Adel | Louisville Esa Ahmad | West Virginia Rawle Alkins | Arizona Mike Amius | Western Carolina Kostas Antetokounmpo | Dayton Deandre Ayton | Arizona Udoka Azubuike | Kansas Marvin Bagley III | Duke Mohamed Bamba | Texas Sedrick Barefield | Utah Keita Bates-Diop | Ohio State Tyus Battle | Syracuse Lamonte Bearden | Western Kentucky Tashawn Berry | Dakota College (ND) Leron Black | Illinois Brian Bowen II | South Carolina Ky Bowman | Boston College Jordan Brangers | South Plains College (TX) Mikal Bridges | Villanova Miles Bridges | Michigan State Barry Brown Jr. | Kansas State Bruce Brown Jr. | Miami Bryce Brown | Auburn Troy Brown Jr. | Oregon Jalen Brunson | Villanova Elijah Bryant | BYU C.J. Burks | Marshall Jordan Caroline | Nevada Tony Carr | Penn State Wendell Carter Jr. | Duke Kameron Chatman | Detroit Haanif Cheatham | FGCU Yoeli Childs | BYU Chris Clemons | Campbell Tyler Cook | Iowa Copeland Jr. | Nebraska Bryant Crawford | Wake Forest Mike Daum | South Dakota State Eric Davis Jr. | Texas Jon Davis | Charlotte Jordan Davis | Northern Colorado Shawntrez Davis | Bethune-Cookman Terence Davis | Mississippi Tyler Davis | Texas A&M Marcus Derrickson | Georgetown Hamidou Diallo | Kentucky Noah Dickerson | Washington Donte DiVincenzo | Villanova Dikembe Dixson | UIC Torin Dorn | North Carolina State Trevon Duval | Duke Nojel Eastern | Purdue Carsen Edwards | Purdue Jon Elmore | Marshall Drew Eubanks | Oregon State Jacob Evans | Cincinnati Bruno Fernando | Maryland Dextor Foster | ASA College (FL) Jarrey Foster | SMU Robert Franks Jr. | Washington State Tremaine Fraiser | Westchester CC (NY) Melvin Frazier Jr. | Tulane Wenyen Gabriel | Kentucky Kaiser Gates | Xavier Eugene German | Northern Illinois Admon Gilder | Texas A&M Shai Gilgeous-Alexander | Kentucky Michael Gilmore | FGCU Jessie Govan | Georgetown Tyler Hall | Montana State Jaylen Hands | UCLA Zach Hankins | Ferris State Ethan Happ | Wisconsin Jared Harper | Auburn Mustapha Heron | Auburn Malik Hines | Massachusetts DJ Hogg | Texas A&M Aaron Holiday | UCLA Jalen Hudson | Florida Dewan Huell | Miami Kevin Huerter | Maryland Tramaine Isabell Jr. | Drexel DeAngelo Isby | Utah State Jaren Jackson Jr. | Michigan State Justin Jackson | Maryland Justin James | Wyoming Zach Johnson | FGCU Ismaila Kane | Atlanta Metropolitan Christian Keeling | Charleston Southern Devonte Klines | Montana State Kevin Knox | Kentucky Sagaba Konate | West Virginia Terry Larrier | Connecticut Kalob Ledoux | McNeese State Marquez Letcher-Ellis | Rice Abdul Lewis | NJIT Victor Lewis II | West Texas A&M Makinde London | Tennessee-Chattanooga Dominic Magee | Southern Mississippi Fletcher Magee | Wofford Caleb Martin | Nevada Cody Martin | Nevada Malik Martin | South Florida Zane Martin | Towson Charles Matthews | Michigan Luke Maye | North Carolina Brandon McCoy | UNLV Jalen McDaniels | San Diego State Markis McDuffie | Wichita State Christian Mekowulu | Tennessee State De’Anthony Melton | USC Aaron Menzies | Seattle Chimezie Metu | USC Shake Milton | SMU Shelton Mitchell | Clemson Takal Molson | Canisius Max Montana | San Diego State Doral Moore | Wake Forest Juwan Morgan | Indiana Matt Morgan | Cornell Isaiah Moss | Iowa Travis Munnings | Louisiana-Monroe Jordan Murdock | Friends University Malik Newman | Kansas Josh Okogie | Georgia Tech Ray Ona Embo | Tulane James Palmer Jr. | Nebraska Adjin Penava | Marshall Keanu Peters | Salt Lake CC (UT) Lamar Peters | Mississippi State Jalon Pipkins | Cal State-Northridge Shamorie Ponds | St. John’s Jontay Porter | Missouri Michael Porter Jr. | Missouri Billy Preston | Kansas Marcquise Reed | Clemson Isaiah Reese | Canisius Cody Riley | UCLA Kerwin Roach II | Texas Jerome Robinson | Boston College Mitchell Robinson | Western Kentucky Ahmaad Rorie | Montana Quinton Rose | Temple Brandon Sampson | LSU Corey Sanders | Rutgers Admiral Schofield | Tennessee Micah Seaborn | Monmouth Collin Sexton | Alabama Ronshad Shabazz | Appalachian State Landry Shamet | Wichita State Tavarius Shine | Oklahoma State Chris Silva | South Carolina Yankuba Sima | Oklahoma State Anfernee Simons | IMG Academy Fred Sims Jr. | Chicago State Zhaire Smith | Texas Tech Ray Spalding | Louisville Omari Spellman | Villanova Deshon Taylor | Fresno State Khyri Thomas | Creighton Reid Travis | Stanford Gary Trent Jr. | Duke Allonzo Trier | Arizona Jarred Vanderbilt | Kentucky Lagerald Vick | Kansas Christian Vital | Connecticut Moritz Wagner | Michigan Jaylin Walker | Kent State Lonnie Walker Miami Nick Ward | Michigan State PJ Washington | Kentucky Tremont Waters | LSU Quinndary Weatherspoon | Mississippi State Andrien White | Charlotte Demajeo Wiggins | Bowling Green Lindell Wigginton | Iowa State Austin Wiley | Auburn Kris Wilkes | UCLA Robert Williams III | Texas A&M Justin Wright-Foreman | Hofstra Trae Young | Oklahoma The following is the list of international players who have applied for early entry into the 2018 NBA Draft: Player | Team/Country Berke Atar | Bandirma Kirmizi (Turkey) LiAngelo Ball | UCLA/Vytautas (Lithuania) Romaric Belemene | Oviedo (Spain) Laurynas Beliauskas | Neptunas (Lithuania) Rihards Berzins | Liepaja (Latvia) Laurynas Birutis | Siauliai (Lithuania) Goga Bitadze | Mega Bemax (Serbia) Isaac Bonga | Fraport Skyliners (Germany) Eitenne Ca | Chalon (France) Sigfredo Casero-Ortiz | GET Vosges (France) Emanuel Cate | Prat (Spain) Vasileios Charalampopoulos | PAOK (Greece) Luka Doncic | Real Madrid (Spain) Yago Dos Santos | Paulistano (Brazil) Berkan Durmaz | Tofas (Turkey) Aleksander Dziewa | Slask Wroclaw (Poland) Martynas Echodas | Lietuvos Rytas (Lithuania) Ibrahima Faye | Poitiers (France) Gabriel Galvanini | Bauru (Brazil) Stephane Gombauld | Lille Metropole (France) Melvyn Govindy | Cholet (France) Yoan Granvorka | Monthey (Switzerland) Tryggvi Hlinason | Valencia (Spain) Karim Jallow | Bayern Munich (Germany) Matas Jogela | Zalgiris II (Lithuania) Georgios Kalaitzakis | Panathinaikos (Greece) Michal Kolenda | Trefl Sopot (Poland) Antonios Koniaris | PAOK (Greece) Leon Kratzer | Wuerzburg (Germany) Arnoldas Kulboka | Capo d’Orlando (Italy) Rodions Kurucs | Barcelona (Spain) Xabier Lopez-Arostegui | Joventut Badalona (Spain) Matur Maker | CIBA (Canada) Vanja Marinkovic | Partizan (Serbia) William McDowell-White | Baunach (Germany) Blaz Mesicek | Brindisi (Italy) Adam Mokoka | Gravelines (France) Shekinah Munanga | Monaco (France) Dzanan Musa | Cedevita (Croatia) Muhaymin Mustafa | Anadolu Efes (Turkey) Williams Narace | Nancy (France) Amine Noua | ASVEL (France) Elie Okobo | Pau Orthez (France) Viny Okouo | Unicaja (Spain) Louis Olinde | Brose Baskets (Germany) Erxhan Osmani | Bandirma Kirmizi (Turkey) Jean-Marc Pansa | Nanterre (France) Darel Poirier | Charleville (France) Marcel Ponitka | Asseco (Poland) Issuf Sanon | Olimpija (Slovenia) Tadas Sedekerskis | Nevezis (Lithuania) Leonardo Tote | Verona (Italy) Michael Uchendu | Bauru (Brazil) Martynas Varnas | Pieno Zvaigzdes (Lithuania) Filip Zagrajski | Beli Manastir (Croatia).....»»

Category: sportsSource:  abscbnRelated NewsApr 24th, 2018

Van plows into Toronto crowd, leaving 10 dead

TORONTO, Canada — At least 10 people died after a man plowed a rental van into a crowd of pedestrians in Canada’s biggest city Toronto on Monday, in what police dubbed a deliberate attack. The incident took place in broad daylight around 16 kilometers (10 miles) from a conference center….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsApr 24th, 2018

10 killed as van plows into Toronto crowd

Published: 6:47 a.m., April 24, 2018 | Updated: 11:50 p.m., April 24, 2018 TORONTO, Canada --- Canadian police sought a motive Tuesday for a van attack on a bustling downtown Toronto street that left at least 10 pedestrians dead. The driver of the van, who was arrested, was to appear in court Tuesday at 10 a.m. (1400 GMT | 10 p.m. PHT), Canadian media said. Police said the incident during the busy lunch hour Monday appeared to be deliberate, but that they had not identified a terror link. It took place in broad daylight around 16 kilometers (10 miles) from a conference center hosting a meeting of G7 ministers, but officials said they had no evidence of a link to the event. ...Keep on reading: 10 killed as van plows into Toronto crowd.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsApr 24th, 2018

Van plows into Toronto pedestrians, 10 dead

TORONTO, Canada: At least 10 people have died after a man plowed a white rental van into a crowd of pedestrians in Canada’s biggest city Toronto on Monday (Tuesday in Manila), in what police dubbed a “deliberate” attack. The incident took place in broad daylight around 16 kilometers from a conference center hosting a meeting [...] The post Van plows into Toronto pedestrians, 10 dead appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimesRelated NewsApr 24th, 2018

Suspect quizzed after 10 pedestrians killed – BBC News

Canadian police are questioning the suspected driver of a rented van that ploughed into pedestrians in northern Toronto on Monday, […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanaoexaminerRelated NewsApr 24th, 2018

Lighting a candle in Duterte’s darkness

Several years ago, then-Speaker Jose de Venecia spoke before the Filipino community at the Philippine Consulate in San Francisco. Expectedly, he gave a glowing and exceedingly upbeat report on conditions in the Philippines. During the open forum, I said that, with due respect, I could have sworn that he had been talking about another country. […] The post Lighting a candle in Duterte’s darkness appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: financeSource:  bworldonlineRelated NewsApr 24th, 2018

Van plows into Toronto crowd in deliberate act, leaving 10 dead

  TORONTO, Canada – At least 10 people have died after a man plowed a white rental van into a crowd of pedestrians in Canada's biggest city Toronto on Monday, April 23, in what police dubbed a "deliberate" attack. The incident took place in broad daylight around 16 kilometers (10 miles) from ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsApr 24th, 2018

‘Halimaw’ comes home

After premiering at the Berlinale and holding screenings in Mexico, Colombia, Lithuania and Hong Kong, Lav Diaz's martial law musical "Ang Panahon ng Halimaw (Season of the Devil)" finally comes home to Manila. Organized by the Film Producers Society, the four-hour film's Philippine premiere will be held at UP Cine Adarna, in Diliman, on April 20, 5 p.m. Meanwhile, its screenings all over the world continue. On April 7, Diaz's film was shown at the 11th Lichter Filmfest Frankfurt International in Germany. Then, it will be screened at the Buenos Aires International Festival of Independent Cinema, set in Argentina from April 11 to 22. Also scheduled are stops in Moscow, Russia...Keep on reading: ‘Halimaw’ comes home.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsApr 9th, 2018

Is the search for Ellen Adarna’s baby bulge over? Video suggests so

For months now, the public has been in on a wild guessing game on whether or not sexy actress Ellen Adarna is pregnant. But could it be that the search for the motel heiress' elusive baby bulge is now over? In an intriguing video of her 30th birthday celebration, motherhood appeared to be clearly showing for Adarna. The 0.15-second video uploaded by showbiz blogger Fashion Pulis showed Adarna's friends singing her "Happy Birthday" as the actress was about to blow the candle on a three-layer white cake. Adarna, whose Instagram account usually featured her sexy body in bikini, was seen wearing a loose lime green long-sleeved blouse. She also seemed bigger compared to the svelte frame...Keep on reading: Is the search for Ellen Adarna’s baby bulge over? Video suggests so.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsMar 30th, 2018

Philippines joins Australia, France in FIBA WC qualifiers second round

MANILA, Philippines – The Philippines is one of the 22 countries with guaranteed slots in the second round of the FIBA World Cup 2019 Qualifiersas as of Thursday, March 1.  Argentina, Australia, Brazil, Canada, China, Dominican Republic, France, Germany, Greece, Iran, Italy, Jordan, Kazakhstan, Lebanon, Lithuania, New Zealand, Serbia, Spainand, Uruguay, USA and Venezuela will ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsMar 1st, 2018

Shopping Binges

Just when I am agonizing over a recent malady that stopped my walking exercise at dawn, I read this post by my dear friend Manny on my FB wall. Oh, those foolish, wondrous “that’s nice” days! “No one but no one could hold a candle to the shopping duo of Grace and Amor*! Those two […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsFeb 25th, 2018

Tuman Cebu, Pwede Kaayo! Campaign Launched

MEGA CEBU, in partnership with Land Transportation Office (LTO), launched Tuman Cebu, Pwede Kaayo! campaign last February 9, 2018 at the Plenary Hall of RAFI-EADSC to promote the importance of road safety among drivers, commuters, and pedestrians. The launching was graced by the newly appointed Regional Director of LTO Region 7, RD Victor Emmanuel Caindec. To […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsFeb 23rd, 2018